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The Year of Our Lord 1279

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DateAgeEventBishopTitleCurrent Title
unknownDiedHugh BenhamBishop of Aberdeen, Scotland, Great Britain
DiedPietro Viatico CaetaniBishop of Anagni, Italy
19.0ProfessedGuillaume Pierre Godin, O.P. †Member of Order of Friars PreachersCardinal, Cardinal-Bishop of Sabina
AppointedKonrad von HimbergBishop of Chiemsee, Germany
BornUlrich PfefferhardtBishop of Konstanz {Constance}, Germany
AppointedBernardo de VilacertBishop of Gerona, Spain
49.0AppointedBernhard von WölpeArchbishop of Magdeburg, GermanyArchbishop of Bremen (and Hamberg), Germany
5 JanAppointedRodrigo de TelloBishop of Segovia, SpainArchbishop of Tarragona, Spain
28 Jan49.0AppointedJohn Peckham, O.F.M. †Archbishop of Canterbury, England, Great Britain
8 FebAppointedJohn Darlington, O.P. †Archbishop of Dublin, Ireland
19 Feb49.1Ordained BishopJohn Peckham, O.F.M. †Archbishop of Canterbury, England, Great Britain
20 FebDiedPedro de CastellnouBishop of Gerona, Spain
5 MarDiedNicola Bishop of Città di Castello, Italy
21 MarAppointedHeinrich FlemingBishop of Warmia (Ermland), Poland
Ordained BishopHeinrich FlemingBishop of Warmia (Ermland), Poland
24 MarDiedHildebrand von MöhrenBishop of Eichstätt, Germany
22 AprDiedWalter GiffardArchbishop of York, England, Great Britain
May51.5ResignedGirolamo Masci, O.F.M. †Minister General of Order of Friars MinorPope (Roma {Rome}, Italy)
25 MayAppointedJohann von EnnsthalBishop of Gurk, Austria
28 MayDiedWilliam WishartBishop of Saint Andrews, Scotland, Great Britain
JunDiedThomas O’ConnorArchbishop of Tuam, Ireland
22 JunSelectedWilliam WickwaneArchbishop of York, England, Great Britain
2 JulDiedThurgot Bishop of Reval (Rewel), Estonia
4 Jul28.5DiedOtto von Braunschweig-LüneburgBishop of Hildesheim, Germany
18 JulAppointedSiegfried von QuerfurtBishop of Hildesheim, Germany
27 AugOrdained BishopJohn Darlington, O.P. †Archbishop of Dublin, Ireland
3 SepAppointedReinboto von MeilenhartBishop of Eichstätt, Germany
12 Sep64.6DiedRobert Kilwardby, O.P. †Cardinal, Cardinal-Bishop of Porto e Santa Rufina
17 SepOrdained BishopWilliam WickwaneArchbishop of York, England, Great Britain
26 Sep49.7AppointedBentivenga de Bentivenghi, O.F.M. †Major Penitentiary of the Apostolic PenitentiaryCardinal, Bishop of Todi, Italy
7 OctAppointedJean delle FiandreBishop of Metz, FranceBishop of Liège, Belgium
27 NovAppointedNicholas Cusack, O.F.M. †Bishop of Kildare, Ireland
18 DecDiedRichard GravesendBishop of Lincoln, England, Great Britain
23 Dec64.9DiedMarcin z OpawyArchbishop of Gniezno, Poland


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