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DateAgeEventBishopTitleCurrent Title
unknownBornAntonio Avendaño y Paz, O.F.M. †Salamanca, SpainBishop of Quito, Ecuador
AppointedLeonardo BuccutoTitular Archbishop of Nazareth
ResignedTommaso CortesiBishop of Cariati e Cerenzia, ItalyBishop Emeritus
DiedLuigi d’AperaBishop of Terni, Italy
ResignedGiulio de MirtoBishop of Ruvo (Ruo)(di Puglia), ItalyBishop Emeritus
Ordained BishopGavin DouglasBishop of Dunkeld, Scotland, Great Britain
BornJuan SalcedoGranada, SpainArchbishop of Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic
AppointedRené du PuyBishop of Lodève, France
56.1AppointedAndrea Della ValleArchpriest of the Basilica di Santa Maria Maggiore {Saint Mary Major Basilica}Cardinal, Cardinal-Bishop of Palestrina
BornGaspar de FariaBarcelosBishop of Angra, Portugal
DiedJuan Fernández VelascoBishop of Palencia, Spain
64.0ResignedNiccolò FieschiAdministrator of Umbriatico (Umbriaticum), ItalyCardinal, Cardinal-Bishop of Ostia (e Velletri)
BornGirolamo GaddiFirenzeBishop of Cortona, Italy
BornBernardino Gómez MiedesAlcañizBishop of Albarracin, Spain
ResignedRinaldo Graziani (Gratianis), O.F.M. †Archbishop of Dubrovnik (Ragusa), CroatiaArchbishop Emeritus
AppointedCarlos LalaingBishop of Coria, Spain
40.0Ordained PriestRafał LeszczyńskiPriestBishop of Płock, Poland
DiedClaude de LouvainBishop of Sisteron, France
29.0Ordained PriestJohann von MaltitzPriestBishop of Meißen (Meissen), Germany
BornClaudio Marescotti, O.S.B. †Bishop of Strongoli, Italy
BornDonald McGonagle (MacGongail)KillybegsBishop of Raphoe, Ireland
47.0AppointedFranciotto OrsiniArchpriest of the Basilica di San Pietro in Vaticano {Saint Peter Basilica}Cardinal, Cardinal-Deacon of Santa Maria in Cosmedin
ResignedRoberto Latino OrsiniArchbishop of Reggio Calabria, ItalyArchbishop Emeritus
DiedNicola PellegriniBishop of Fondi (Fundi), Italy
DiedJohn PennyBishop of Carlisle, England, Great Britain
DiedDiego Pérez VillamurielBishop of Mondoñedo, Spain
ResignedSevero PetrucciBishop of Montemarano, ItalyBishop Emeritus
DiedGiorgio Benigno Salviati, O.F.M. †Titular Archbishop of Nazareth
48.0DiedLukas SchleppelAuxiliary Bishop of Speyer, Germany
DiedAlonso Suárez de la Fuente del SauceBishop of Jaén, Spain
ResignedPietro SanfeliceBishop of Cava (de’ Tirreni), ItalyBishop Emeritus
DiedThomas FowlerAuxiliary Bishop of Hereford, England, Great Britain
BornFernando de Toledo de OropesaSpainPriest
DiedJuan Buenaventura de Valderrama, O.F.M. †Bishop of Sapë, Albania
DiedFernando Vázquez de ArceBishop of Islas Canarias {Canary Islands}, Spain
BornWiktoryn WierzbickiBishop of Lutsk (Łuck), Ukraine
22 JanBornTaddeo GaddiFlorenceCardinal, Archbishop of Cosenza, Italy
27 JanAppointedGiovanni de RosaBishop of Svač, SerbiaBishop of Krk (Veglia), Croatia
6 Feb39.1AppointedPaolo Emilio CesiAdministrator of Lund, SwedenCardinal, Cardinal-Deacon of Sant’Eustachio
AppointedGiovanni Dionisio MaccafaniCoadjutor Bishop of Marsi, ItalyBishop
48.1AppointedRaffaello PetrucciBishop of Sovana (Soana), ItalyCardinal, Bishop of Grosseto, Italy
AppointedGiovanni ZottoBishop of Ceos and Thermia, Greece
24 Feb50.1DiedAlfonso de AragónArchbishop of Valencia, Spain
14 MarAppointedScipione ColonnaBishop of Rieti, Italy
AppointedPietro PetrucciBishop of Bertinoro, Italy
48.2ResignedRaffaello PetrucciAdministrator of Bertinoro, ItalyCardinal, Bishop of Grosseto, Italy
AppointedGiovanni Tommaso SanfeliceBishop of Cava (de’ Tirreni), ItalyBishop Emeritus
19 MarAppointedGiovanni Francesco de MirtoBishop of Ruvo (Ruo)(di Puglia), ItalyBishop Emeritus
26 MarBornPedro de Deza ManuelSevilla, SpainCardinal, Cardinal-Bishop of Albano
28 MarAppointedJuan de AragónArchbishop of Zaragoza, SpainArchbishop-Elect
AppointedBonifacio CatagnanoBishop of Malta
47.8AppointedErhard (Erardo, Everard) von der Mark (de la Marca, Marck)Administrator of Valencia, SpainCardinal, Bishop of Liège, Belgium
59.1ResignedDomenico GrimaniAdministrator of Ceneda, ItalyCardinal, Cardinal-Bishop of Porto e Santa Rufina
AppointedGiovanni GrimaniBishop of Ceneda, ItalyBishop Emeritus
ResignedArcangelo MadrignanoBishop of Avellino e Frigento, ItalyBishop Emeritus
AppointedSilvio Messaglia, O. Cist. †Bishop of Avellino e Frigento, Italy
16 AprAppointedRobert Blyth, O.S.B. †Bishop of Down and Connor, Ireland
AppointedAnton EngelbrechtAuxiliary Bishop of Speyer, GermanyAuxiliary Bishop Emeritus
AppointedAnton EngelbrechtTitular Bishop of ThermopylaeAuxiliary Bishop Emeritus of Speyer, Germany
10 MayBornStanisław KarnkowskiKarnkowoArchbishop of Gniezno, Poland
11 May28.7AppointedInnocenzo Cibo (Cybo)Cardinal, Archbishop of Genova, Italy
14 May41.0AppointedPompeo ColonnaAdministrator of Terni, ItalyCardinal, Administrator of Monreale, Italy
AppointedJuan Salazar, O.F.M. Conv. †Auxiliary Bishop of Barcelona, Spain
AppointedJuan Salazar, O.F.M. Conv. †Titular Bishop of Constantia in ArabiaAuxiliary Bishop of Barcelona, Spain
21 MayAppointedAntonio ErcolanoBishop of Cariati e Cerenzia, ItalyBishop Emeritus
AppointedAntonio Marcello, O.F.M. Conv. †Titular Archbishop of Patrae (Veters)
22 May64.4DiedJan LubrańskiBishop of Poznań, Poland
1 Jun45.6ResignedLorenzo CampeggioBishop of Feltre, ItalyCardinal, Cardinal-Bishop of Sabina
SucceededTomaso CampeggiBishop of Feltre, ItalyBishop Emeritus
62.4DiedClaudio di SeysselArchbishop of Torino {Turin}, Italy
22 Jun56.5AppointedPiotr TomiczkiBishop of Poznań, PolandBishop of Kraków, Poland
25 Jun48.1InstalledErhard (Erardo, Everard) von der Mark (de la Marca, Marck)Administrator of Valencia, SpainCardinal, Bishop of Liège, Belgium
30 JunDiedHeinrich von HöwenBishop Emeritus of Chur, Switzerland
1 JulDiedFrancisco SosaBishop of Almería, Spain
4 Jul28.9AppointedInnocenzo Cibo (Cybo)Administrator of Torino {Turin}, ItalyCardinal, Archbishop of Genova, Italy
AppointedPedro Ruiz de la Mota, O.S.B. †Bishop of Palencia, Spain
31 JulDiedChristophe de BrillacArchbishop of Tours, France
2 Aug56.3DiedJan ThurzoBishop of Wrocław (Breslau), Poland
9 Aug48.2Elevated to CardinalErhard (Erardo, Everard) von der Mark (de la Marca, Marck)Cardinal, Bishop of Liège, Belgium
12 AugDiedJohannes von SchlabrendorffBishop of Havelberg, Germany
24 Aug19.6AppointedNiccolò RidolfiAdministrator of Orvieto, ItalyCardinal, Administrator of Vicenza, Italy
35.6AppointedAgostino TrivulzioAdministrator of Reggio Calabria, ItalyCardinal, Cardinal-Deacon of Sant’Adriano al Foro
Sep38.7AppointedMarco CornaroArchpriest of the Basilica di San Pietro in Vaticano {Saint Peter Basilica}Cardinal, Cardinal-Bishop of Palestrina
DiedLuigi (Alvise) TassoBishop of Recanati, Italy
3 Sep41.5DiedIppolito d’Este (I)Cardinal, Administrator of Eger, Hungary
11 SepDiedJean Briselot, O. Carm. †Auxiliary Bishop of Cambrai, France
12 Sep42.3AppointedGiulio de’ MediciAdministrator of Eger, HungaryPope (Roma {Rome}, Italy)
29.7AppointedErcole RangoneCardinal, Bishop of Modena, Italy
30.5AppointedGiovanni SalviatiAdministrator of Ferrara, ItalyCardinal, Cardinal-Bishop of Porto e Santa Rufina
48.1AppointedNikolaus von Schönberg, O.P. †Archbishop of Capua, ItalyCardinal, Archbishop Emeritus
17 SepAppointedJuan González MenesesBishop of Almería, Spain
AppointedGaleotto Graziani, O. Camald. †Bishop of Sansepolcro (Borgo San Sepolcro), Italy
56.7DiedLeonardo Grosso della RovereCardinal, Bishop Emeritus of Agen, France
51.7AppointedSilvio PasseriniCardinal-Priest of San Pietro in VincoliCardinal, Bishop of Cortona, Italy
22 SepAppointedJuan LópezAuxiliary Bishop of Coria, Spain
AppointedJuan LópezTitular Bishop of CastoriaAuxiliary Bishop of Coria, Spain
OctDiedHeinrich Negelin (Nagele)Auxiliary Bishop of Augsburg, Germany
1 OctAppointedGiacomo PellegriniBishop of Fondi (Fundi), ItalyBishop Emeritus
AppointedPietro TrivulzioArchbishop of Reggio Calabria, Italy
35.8ResignedAgostino TrivulzioAdministrator of Reggio Calabria, ItalyCardinal, Cardinal-Deacon of Sant’Adriano al Foro
7 OctBornAlessandro Farnese (Jr.)Castello ValentinoCardinal, Cardinal-Bishop of Ostia (e Velletri)
12 OctDiedAlvaro Salas Sánchez, O.S.A. †Bishop of Duvno, Bosnia and Herzegovina
14 OctDiedGaspar PonzBishop of Catania, Italy
19 OctAppointedAndrea AloisiBishop of Montemarano, Italy
1 Nov55.8AppointedMatthäus SchinnerAdministrator of Catania, ItalyCardinal, Bishop of Sion {Sitten}, Switzerland
8 NovDiedVincent Henninghi BellenackBishop of Skara, Sweden
DiedMatthias GregoriusBishop of Strengnäs (Strängnäs), Sweden
9 Nov50.3DiedBernardo Dovizi da BibbienaCardinal, Administrator of Coutances, France
41.9ResignedAdrien Gouffier de BoissyCardinal-Priest of Santi Marcellino e PietroCardinal, Administrator of Albi, France
22 NovAppointedJan ArasonBishop of Hólar, Iceland
5 Dec41.6ResignedPompeo ColonnaAdministrator of Terni, ItalyCardinal, Administrator of Monreale, Italy
AppointedVicente de Peraza (Pirez), O.P. †Bishop of PanamáBishop Emeritus
AppointedSebastiano ValentiBishop of Terni, Italy
19 Dec29.3ResignedInnocenzo Cibo (Cybo)Administrator of Aleria, FranceCardinal, Archbishop of Genova, Italy
AppointedAndrés Clemente de Torrecremata, T.O.R. †Bishop of Duvno, Bosnia and Herzegovina
20 Dec43.0DiedAmanieu d’AlbretCardinal, Cardinal-Deacon of San Nicola in Carcere
21 DecBornThomas von PlantaZuozBishop of Chur, Switzerland
27 DecAppointedAlessandro Cesarini (Sr.)Administrator of Pamplona, SpainCardinal, Cardinal-Bishop of Palestrina
AppointedJean Dupin (de Pins)Bishop of Pamiers, FranceBishop of Rieux, France
29 DecAppointedMartin de Beaune de SemblançayArchbishop of Tours, France

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