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The Year of Our Lord 1455

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DateAgeEventBishopTitleCurrent Title
unknownDiedAntonio de CelanoBishop of Lettere (-Gragnano), Italy
DiedRaimondo degli Ugotti, O.S.B. †Archbishop of Conza, Italy
BornAlejandro Geraldini (Gerardini, Gueraldini)Amelia, ItalyBishop of Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic
DiedJohn GreenBishop of The Isles (Sodor), Scotland, Great Britain
DiedHermann Auxiliary Bishop of Strasbourg, France
BornJuan LópezValencia, SpainCardinal, Archbishop of Capua, Italy
DiedAntonio PaoliBishop of Civita Castellana e Orte, Italy
AppointedAlfonso Vázquez de AcuñaBishop of Mondoñedo, SpainBishop of Jaén, Spain
12 JanOrdained BishopBohuslas von ZwoleBishop of Olomouc (Olmütz), Czech Republic
26 Jan41.1AppointedGiovanni ContiArchbishop of Conza, ItalyCardinal, Archbishop Emeritus
30 JanAppointedGabriele PontangeliBishop of Lettere (-Gragnano), Italy
31 JanAppointedMariano Salvini, O.S.M. †Bishop of Cortona, Italy
2 MarOrdained BishopThomas de Branche de DebrenthaBishop of Zagreb (Agram), CroatiaBishop of Nitra, Slovakia
3 MarBornAscanio Maria SforzaCremonaCardinal, Administrator of Pavia, Italy
15 MarBornPietro de Accolti de AretioFlorence, ItalyCardinal, Cardinal-Bishop of Sabina
70.2ResignedIsidore of KievAdministrator of Cervia, ItalyCardinal, Cardinal-Bishop of Sant’Alessio
AppointedFrancesco PortioBishop of Cervia, Italy
16 MarOrdained BishopMariano Salvini, O.S.M. †Bishop of Cortona, Italy
24 Mar57.4DiedTommaso ParentucelliPope (Roma {Rome}, Italy)
25 Mar54.2DiedRudolf von DiepholzBishop of Utrecht, Netherlands
30 Mar53.2SelectedSiegfried von VenningenBishop of Speyer, Germany
1 Apr65.3DiedZbigniew z OleśnicyCardinal, Bishop of Kraków, Poland
51.2DiedGottfried Schenk von LimpurgBishop of Würzburg, Germany
7 AprAppointedLouis de BourbonBishop of Liège, Belgium
8 Apr76.3ElectedAlfonso de Borja y CabanillesPope (Roma {Rome}, Italy)
20 Apr76.3InstalledAlfonso de Borja y CabanillesPope (Roma {Rome}, Italy)
28 AprAppointedGiorgio Fieschi (Flisco)Cardinal-Bishop of Ostia (e Velletri)Cardinal, Archbishop of Genova, Italy
MayOrdained BishopUlrich von Nußdorf (Nussdorfer)Bishop of Passau, Germany
2 MayAppointedAntonio FelettoBishop of Concordia (Sagittaria), Italy
24 May53.4ConfirmedSiegfried von VenningenBishop of Speyer, Germany
11 Jun31.4SelectedKonrad von DiepholzBishop of Osnabrück, Germany
16 JunAppointedJohann von GrumbachBishop of Würzburg, Germany
20 JunAppointedNicolas Palmeri, O.S.A. †Bishop of Civita Castellana e Orte, Italy
28 JulDiedJan von DeherBishop of Lebus, Germany
Sep44.7ResignedSigfried Piscator, O.P. †Auxiliary Bishop of Mainz, Germany
2 Sep57.1AppointedJakob von SierckApostolic Administrator of Metz, FranceArchbishop of Trier, Germany
12 SepAppointedBattista de VenturaBishop of Frigento, ItalyBishop of Avellino e Frigento, Italy
25 SepAppointedThomas Burton, O.F.M. †Bishop of The Isles (Sodor), Scotland, Great Britain
57.1AppointedTomasz StrzępińskiBishop of Kraków, Poland
29 SepBornGabriel von EybArbergBishop of Eichstätt, Germany
13 OctAppointedJohannes Schulte, O.S.A. †Auxiliary Bishop of Paderborn, GermanyAuxiliary Bishop of Mainz, Germany
AppointedJohannes Schulte, O.S.A. †Titular Bishop of Syra (Suda)Auxiliary Bishop of Mainz, Germany
18 OctDiedEdmund LacyBishop of Exeter, England, Great Britain
22 Oct62.8ResignedJean de HeinsbergBishop of Liège, BelgiumBishop Emeritus
28 OctDiedGuillaume-Hugues d’EstaingCardinal, Bishop of Fréjus, France
3 Nov45.8SelectedFryderyk SesselmannBishop of Lebus, Germany
7 NovAppointedJean du Bellay, O.S.B. †Bishop of Fréjus, FranceBishop of Poitiers, France
14 Nov35.9AppointedMarco BarboBishop of Treviso, ItalyCardinal, Patriarch of Aquileia, Italy
21 NovAppointedHeinrich Hopfgarten, O.S.A. †Auxiliary Bishop of Mainz, Germany
AppointedHeinrich Hopfgarten, O.S.A. †Titular Bishop of RhosusAuxiliary Bishop of Mainz, Germany
1 Dec45.9ConfirmedFryderyk SesselmannBishop of Lebus, Germany
15 Dec32.0ConfirmedKonrad von DiepholzBishop of Osnabrück, Germany
17 DecAppointedJacob Flucke, O.P. †Titular Bishop of Ascalon


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