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The Year of Our Lord 1340

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DateAgeEventBishopTitleCurrent Title
unknownBornAngelo d’Anna de Sommariva, O.S.B. †LodiCardinal, Cardinal-Bishop of Palestrina
BornNiccolò BrancaccioNapoliCardinal, Cardinal-Bishop of Albano
AppointedBlasco DávilaBishop of Sigüenza, Spain
Ordained BishopBlasco DávilaBishop of Sigüenza, Spain
BornJean de NeufchatelNeufchatel, SwitzerlandCardinal, Cardinal-Bishop of Ostia (e Velletri)
26 JanSelectedRalph StratfordBishop of London, England, Great Britain
19 FebDiedBerenguer PratBishop of Tortosa, Spain
12 MarOrdained BishopRalph StratfordBishop of London, England, Great Britain
4 AprDiedWilliam de MeltonArchbishop of York, England, Great Britain
15 AprBornAngelo AcciaioliFlorenceCardinal, Cardinal-Bishop of Ostia (e Velletri)
2 MaySelectedWilliam ZouchArchbishop of York, England, Great Britain
18 AugDiedMatteo Orsini, O.P. †Cardinal, Cardinal-Bishop of Sabina
Oct58.8AppointedÉtienne AubertBishop of Clermont, FrancePope (Roma {Rome}, Italy)
11 Oct27.8AppointedGuy de BoulogneArchbishop of Lyon, FranceCardinal, Cardinal-Bishop of Porto e Santa Rufina
4 DecDiedHenry BurghershBishop of Lincoln, England, Great Britain


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