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DateAgeEventBishopTitleCurrent Title
28 Jun 201353.6AppointedBruno Ann-Marie FeilletAuxiliary Bishop of Reims
53.6AppointedBruno Ann-Marie FeilletTitular Bishop of GaudiabaAuxiliary Bishop of Reims
26 Jul 201378.2DiedBellino Giusto GhirardBishop Emeritus of Rodez (-Vabres)
8 Aug 201366.8ResignedLouis Albert Joseph Roger SankaléBishop of NiceBishop Emeritus
90.1DiedLéon Aimé Taverdet, F.M.C. †Bishop Emeritus of Langres
75.7AppointedGuy Marie Alexandre ThomazeauApostolic Administrator of NiceArchbishop Emeritus of Montpellier (-Lodève-Béziers-Agde-Saint-Pons-de-Thomières)
17 Aug 201358.2AppointedJean-Marie Antoine Joseph SpeichApostolic Nuncio to Ghana
58.2AppointedJean-Marie Antoine Joseph SpeichTitular Archbishop of SulciApostolic Nuncio to Ghana
5 Sep 201353.0AppointedLaurent Jean Marie Le Boulc’hBishop of Coutances (-Avranches)
22 Sep 201353.8Ordained BishopBruno Ann-Marie FeilletTitular Bishop of GaudiabaAuxiliary Bishop of Reims
10 Oct 201360.0AppointedJean-Luc Marie Maurice Louis BouilleretArchbishop of Besançon
15 Oct 201390.5DiedEugène Georges Joseph LecrosnierBishop Emeritus of Belfort-Montbéliard
24 Oct 201358.4Ordained BishopJean-Marie Antoine Joseph SpeichTitular Archbishop of SulciApostolic Nuncio to Ghana
27 Oct 201353.1Ordained BishopLaurent Jean Marie Le Boulc’hBishop of Coutances (-Avranches)
14 Nov 201372.5ResignedGérard Antoine Léopold DaucourtBishop of NanterreBishop Emeritus
17 Nov 201360.1InstalledJean-Luc Marie Maurice Louis BouilleretArchbishop of Besançon
22 Nov 201383.3DiedPierre Jacques Joatton, Ist. del Prado †Bishop Emeritus of Saint-Etienne
12 Dec 201356.6AppointedFrancis Victor BestionBishop of Tulle
75.4RetiredBernard Louis Marie CharrierBishop of TulleBishop Emeritus
19 Dec 201355.0AppointedJean-Marc Noël AvelineAuxiliary Bishop of Marseille
55.0AppointedJean-Marc Noël AvelineTitular Bishop of SimidiccaAuxiliary Bishop of Marseille
12 Jan 201477.3DiedFrancis Joseph Pierre DeniauBishop Emeritus of Nevers
21 Jan 201475.2RetiredPhilippe Jean Marie Joseph GueneleyBishop of LangresBishop Emeritus
55.0AppointedJoseph-Marie-Edouard de Metz-NoblatBishop of Langres
26 Jan 201455.1Ordained BishopJean-Marc Noël AvelineTitular Bishop of SimidiccaAuxiliary Bishop of Marseille
11 Feb 201489.0DiedLéon HégeléAuxiliary Bishop Emeritus of Strasbourg
20 Feb 201450.3AppointedOlivier Claude Philippe Marie LeborgneBishop of Amiens
23 Feb 201456.8Ordained BishopFrancis Victor BestionBishop of Tulle
6 Mar 201467.8AppointedAndré MarceauBishop of Nice
8 Mar 201469.5AppointedJean-Pierre Bernard RicardMember of the Secretariat for the EconomyCardinal, Archbishop of Bordeaux (-Bazas)
16 Mar 201455.1Ordained BishopJoseph-Marie-Edouard de Metz-NoblatBishop of Langres
3 Apr 2014390.9CanonizedSt. François de Laval de MontmorencyBishop Emeritus of Québec, Canada
4 Apr 201463.0AppointedMichel Christian Alain AupetitBishop of Nanterre
54.1AppointedPierre-Yves MichelBishop of Valence (-Die-Saint-Paul-Trois-Châteaux)
6 Apr 201450.4Ordained BishopOlivier Claude Philippe Marie LeborgneBishop of Amiens
27 Apr 2014132.4CanonizedBl. Angelo Giuseppe RoncalliPope (Roma {Rome}, Italy)
11 May 201468.0InstalledAndré MarceauBishop of Nice
76.4ResignedGuy Marie Alexandre ThomazeauApostolic Administrator of NiceArchbishop Emeritus of Montpellier (-Lodève-Béziers-Agde-Saint-Pons-de-Thomières)
29 May 201454.3Ordained BishopPierre-Yves MichelBishop of Valence (-Die-Saint-Paul-Trois-Châteaux)

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