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The Year of Our Lord 1476

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DateAgeEventBishopTitleCurrent Title
unknownAppointedBernardino BarbianiBishop of Bisceglie, ItalyBishop of Bisaccia, Italy
DiedNicola Colafacio (de Faciis)Bishop of Fondi (Fundi), Italy
DiedLadislao DenticeBishop of Lucera, Italy
Ordained PriestLudwig EbmerPriest of Salzburg, AustriaBishop Emeritus of Chiemsee, Germany
BornBonifacio FerreroBiellaCardinal, Cardinal-Bishop of Porto e Santa Rufina
ResignedPatrick GrahamBishop of Saint Andrews, Scotland, Great BritainBishop Emeritus
DiedGiacomo Pietro de GravinaBishop of Bisceglie, Italy
DiedJoão Manuel, O. Carm. †Bishop of Guarda, Portugal
AppointedFrancisco de MayorgaTitular Bishop of Thagaste
AppointedStefano NardiniCardinal-Priest of Santa Maria in TrastevereCardinal, Archbishop of Milano {Milan}, Italy
BornWojciech RadziwiłłBishop of Vilnius, Lithuania
AppointedPietro Ranzano, O.P. †Bishop of Lucera, Italy
BornChristophorus von Raubar (Rauber)TriesteBishop of Ljubljana, Slovenia
BornWeigand von RedwitzTüschnitzBishop of Bamberg, Germany
BornFrancisco Ruiz, O.F.M. †ToledoBishop of Avila, Spain
12.0SelectedErnst Herzog von SachsenArchbishop of Magdeburg, Germany
32.0Ordained PriestKaspar TobritschPriest of Eichstätt, GermanyAuxiliary Bishop
DiedGuillaume Vasseur, O.P. †Titular Bishop of Sarepta
10 JanAppointedAndré Zamonetic, O.P. †Bishop of Craina, Albania
15 JanAppointedJacopo-Antonio dalla TorreBishop of Cremona, Italy
AppointedFabrizio MarlianiBishop of Piacenza, Italy
AppointedSagramoro SagramoriBishop of Parma, Italy
10 Mar41.2AppointedCharles I de BourbonAdministrator of Clermont, FranceCardinal, Archbishop of Lyon, France
11 Mar27.1ConfirmedPierre de Foix (Jr.)Cardinal, Bishop of Vannes, France
AppointedJohn SmithBishop of Llandaff, Wales, Great Britain
15 MarAppointedBasilio GamboneBishop of Ploaghe, Italy
22 MarAppointedGiovanni Francesco BrusatoArchbishop of Nicosia, Cyprus
AppointedBartolomeo del PoggioBishop of Cassano all’Jonio, Italy
28 MarAppointedGodefridus Yerwerd, O.S.B. †Auxiliary Bishop of Utrecht, Netherlands
29 MarAppointedPierre de InsulaBishop of Moldovita (Moldawitza, Suczawa), Romania
AppointedPietro Pilares, O.P. †Bishop of Dolia (Doglia), ItalyArchbishop Emeritus of Cagliari, Italy
31 MarOrdained BishopPierre de InsulaBishop of Moldovita (Moldawitza, Suczawa), Romania
3 AprAppointedGilles Barbier, O.F.M. †Auxiliary Bishop of Tournai {Doornik}, Belgium
AppointedGilles Barbier, O.F.M. †Titular Bishop of SareptaAuxiliary Bishop of Tournai {Doornik}, Belgium
5 Apr64.3ConfirmedDiether von Isenburg-BüdingenArchbishop of Mainz, Germany
12 Apr74.3DiedDietrich von SchönbergBishop of Meißen (Meissen), Germany
26 AprSelectedJohann von WeißenbachBishop of Meißen (Meissen), Germany
2 May70.3DiedBartolomeo RoverellaCardinal, Archbishop Emeritus of Ravenna, Italy
5 MayDiedAntonio Beltrando (Trombetta)Bishop of Reggio Emilia, Italy
9 MayDiedJohann TulbeckBishop Emeritus of Freising, Germany
31 MayAppointedPietro GaetaniBishop of Fondi (Fundi), Italy
JunResignedJohn Hunden, O.P. †Bishop of Llandaff, Wales, Great BritainBishop Emeritus
8 Jun44.4DiedGeorge NevilleArchbishop of York, England, Great Britain
15 JunAppointedJohn RussellBishop of Rochester, England, Great BritainBishop of Lincoln, England, Great Britain
28 JunBornGian Pietro CarafaCaprigliaPope (Roma {Rome}, Italy)
Jul77.2ResignedJohn CarpenterBishop of Worcester, England, Great BritainBishop Emeritus
15 JulAppointedAntonio AlamandiBishop of Cahors, France
46.5AppointedJohn AlcockBishop of Worcester, England, Great BritainBishop of Ely, England, Great Britain
AppointedGuichard d’AubussonBishop of Carcassonne, France
32.6AppointedGiuliano della RovereBishop of Coutances, FrancePope (Roma {Rome}, Italy)
18 Jul73.5DiedFilippo CalandriniCardinal, Bishop of Bologna, Italy
19 JulConfirmedJohann von WeißenbachBishop of Meißen (Meissen), Germany
24 Jul46.4AppointedOliviero CarafaCardinal-Bishop of AlbanoCardinal, Cardinal-Bishop of Ostia (e Velletri)
45.6AppointedRodrigo de BorjaCardinal-Bishop of Porto e Santa RufinaPope (Roma {Rome}, Italy)
26 Jul32.6AppointedFrancesco GonzagaAdministrator of Bologna, ItalyCardinal, Administrator of Mantova, Italy
31 Jul56.6AppointedLawrence BoothArchbishop of York, England, Great Britain
AppointedWilliam DudleyBishop of Durham, England, Great Britain
AppointedAntonio SaraccoTitular Archbishop of Corinthus
9 Aug53.6AppointedAusias DespuigBishop of Capaccio, ItalyCardinal, Archbishop of Monreale, Italy
16 AugAppointedMatthias Emich, O. Carm. †Auxiliary Bishop of Mainz, Germany
AppointedMatthias Emich, O. Carm. †Titular Bishop of CyreneAuxiliary Bishop of Mainz, Germany
17 AugAppointedGiovanni CerretaniBishop of Nocera Umbra, Italy
AppointedGiacomo MinutoliBishop of Agde, France
20 Aug78.6AppointedAmico Agnifili (de Roccha)Cardinal, Bishop of L’Aquila, Italy
1 SepOrdained BishopWilliam DudleyBishop of Durham, England, Great Britain
22 SepOrdained BishopJohn RussellBishop of Rochester, England, Great BritainBishop of Lincoln, England, Great Britain
5 Oct42.8AppointedGirolamo Basso Della RovereCardinal, Bishop of Macerata, Italy
AppointedLeonardo MarchesiBishop of Albenga, Italy
AppointedAndrzej OporowskiBishop of Przemyśl, PolandBishop of Włocławek (Kujawy, Kalisze), Poland
6 Oct30.8AppointedMarco Vigerio della Rovere, O.F.M. Conv. †Bishop of Senigallia, ItalyCardinal, Archbishop of Trani, Italy
4 Nov31.8AppointedPhilippe de LuxembourgBishop of Le Mans, FranceCardinal, Bishop Emeritus
58.8ResignedThibauld de Luxembourg, O. Cist. †Bishop of Le Mans, FranceBishop Emeritus
9 Nov78.9DiedAmico Agnifili (de Roccha)Cardinal, Bishop of L’Aquila, Italy
20 NovAppointedKilian PflügerAuxiliary Bishop of Eichstätt, Germany
AppointedKilian PflügerTitular Bishop of MicrocomienAuxiliary Bishop of Eichstätt, Germany
Dec77.6DiedJohn CarpenterBishop Emeritus of Worcester, England, Great Britain
3 Dec54.9AppointedGiacopo Antonio VenierCardinal-Priest of San ClementeCardinal, Bishop of Cuenca, Spain
18 Dec42.0Elevated to CardinalCharles I de BourbonCardinal, Archbishop of Lyon, France
71.0Elevated to CardinalJorge da CostaCardinal, Cardinal-Bishop of Porto e Santa Rufina
61.7Elevated to CardinalPedro FerrisCardinal, Bishop of Tarazona, Spain
27.9AppointedPierre de Foix (Jr.)Administrator of Aire, FranceCardinal, Bishop of Vannes, France
27.9Elevated to CardinalPierre de Foix (Jr.)Cardinal, Bishop of Vannes, France
71.5Elevated to CardinalGiovanni Battista MelliniCardinal, Bishop of Urbino, Italy
30 Dec50.1AppointedGiovanni ArcimboldoCardinal-Priest of Santa PrassedeCardinal, Archbishop of Milano {Milan}, Italy
61.7AppointedPedro FerrisCardinal-Priest of San SistoCardinal, Bishop of Tarazona, Spain
71.6AppointedGiovanni Battista MelliniCardinal-Priest of Santi Nereo ed AchilleoCardinal, Bishop of Urbino, Italy

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