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The Year of Our Lord 1538

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DateAgeEventBishopTitleCurrent Title
8 JulBornAlberto BolognettiCardinal, Bishop of Massa Marittima, Italy
14 JulAppointedBernardo SancioBishop of L’Aquila, Italy
50.5SelectedJohannes von WeezeBishop of Konstanz {Constance}, Germany
20 Jul63.5ResignedGiacomo SimonettaBishop of Perugia, ItalyCardinal, Administrator of Nepi e Sutri, Italy
24 JulDiedHugo de La ChapelleAuxiliary Bishop of Cambrai, France
29 Jul54.5AppointedSebastian Branicki KorczackBishop of Chełm, PolandBishop of Poznań, Poland
68.5AppointedJakub BuczackiBishop of Płock, Poland
51.5AppointedPiotr GamratBishop of Kraków, PolandArchbishop of Gniezno, Poland
48.5AppointedSebastián Ramírez de Fuenleal (Arellano)Bishop of Tuy, SpainBishop of Cuenca, Spain
AppointedFrancesco Bernardino SimonettaBishop of Perugia, Italy
AppointedEnrique de Villalobos XeresBishop of Lucera, ItalyBishop of Squillace, Italy
Aug44.5Ordained BishopDavid BeatonBishop of Mirepoix, FranceCardinal, Archbishop of Saint Andrews, Scotland, Great Britain
1 Aug74.5DiedJohannes Petrus BraskBishop of Linköping, Sweden
2 AugOrdained BishopFrancisco de Mendavia, O.S.H. †Bishop of Nicaragua
BornSéraphin Olivier-RazaliCardinal, Cardinal-Priest of San Salvatore in Lauro
8 Aug37.6AppointedNiccolò RidolfiAdministrator of Viterbo e Tuscania, ItalyCardinal, Administrator of Vicenza, Italy
9 AugBornLorenzo PriuliCardinal, Patriarch of Venezia {Venice}, Italy
12 AugAppointedLouis Cambourg, O.P. †Auxiliary Bishop of Quimper, France
AppointedLouis Cambourg, O.P. †Titular Bishop of AvenetenAuxiliary Bishop of Quimper, France
AppointedPomponio Cecci (Cesi)Bishop of Civita Castellana e Orte, ItalyCardinal, Bishop of Nepi e Sutri, Italy
17.8AppointedAlessandro Farnese (Jr.)Administrator of Ancona e Numana, ItalyCardinal, Cardinal-Bishop of Ostia (e Velletri)
72.6AppointedEnnio FilonardiCardinal, Administrator of Montefeltro, Italy
AppointedAntonio FilonardiBishop of Veroli, Italy
AppointedMariano de Mayno, O.S.B. †Titular Bishop of Brefny
58.6AppointedAlonso Ruiz de Virués, O.S.B. †Bishop of Islas Canarias {Canary Islands}, Spain
48.3AppointedGiovanni SalviatiAdministrator of Saint-Papoul, FranceCardinal, Cardinal-Bishop of Porto e Santa Rufina
22 AugDiedHeinrich Leucker (Lenchker), O.P. †Auxiliary Bishop of Halberstadt, Germany
26 AugBornClaude d’AngennesBishop of Le Mans, France
29 Aug36.6DiedRobert MontgomeryBishop of Argyll (Lismore), Scotland, Great Britain
30 AugBornCesare Baronio, C.O. †Cardinal, Cardinal-Priest of Santi Nereo ed Achilleo
22 Sep38.2Ordained BishopFederico CesiBishop of Todi, ItalyCardinal, Cardinal-Bishop of Porto e Santa Rufina
23 SepAppointedManuel de SousaBishop of Silves (Sylves), PortugalArchbishop Emeritus of Braga, Portugal
AppointedScipione DuraBishop of Lacedonia, Italy
41.7AppointedLuigi LippomanoCoadjutor Bishop of Bergamo, ItalyBishop
41.7AppointedLuigi LippomanoTitular Bishop of MethoneBishop of Bergamo, Italy
AppointedGiuseppe de Montanaris, O.F.M. †Archbishop of Naxos, Greece
AppointedJoão ParviBishop of Santiago de Cabo Verde
AppointedUbertinus , O.F.M. Conv. †Auxiliary Bishop of Nice, France
AppointedUbertinus , O.F.M. Conv. †Titular Bishop of Syra (Suda)Auxiliary Bishop of Nice, France
24 SepDiedJean de La Rochefoucauld, O.S.B. †Bishop of Mende, France
28 Sep67.7DiedAlfonso Manrique de Lara y SolísCardinal, Archbishop of Sevilla {Seville}, Spain
29 Sep41.7Ordained BishopLuigi LippomanoTitular Bishop of MethoneBishop of Bergamo, Italy
Ordained BishopMariano de Mayno, O.S.B. †Titular Bishop of Brefny
2 OctBornSt. Charles BorromeoCardinal, Archbishop of Milano {Milan}, Italy
3 Oct37.7DiedEustache de CroyBishop of Arras, France
DiedAlbert KrausAuxiliary Bishop of Brixen {Bressanone}, Italy
7 OctAppointedLudovico de Martinis, O.P. †Bishop of Ario, Greece
AppointedArthur O’Frigil (Friel)Archbishop of Tuam, IrelandArchbishop Emeritus
AppointedVincenzo TorelliBishop of Lesina, ItalyBishop-Elect
13 Oct43.7AppointedCharles de PisseleuBishop of Mende, FranceBishop of Condom, France
18 Oct60.7Elevated to CardinalPedro Gómez Sarmiento de VillandrandoCardinal, Archbishop of Santiago de Compostela, Spain
20 OctOrdained BishopLudovico de Martinis, O.P. †Bishop of Ario, Greece
25 Oct33.8Ordained BishopFrancesco Bandini PiccolominiArchbishop of Siena, Italy
AppointedGiovambattista RicasoliBishop of Cortona, ItalyBishop of Pistoia, Italy
27 Oct36.8AppointedAlfonso de FuenmayorBishop of Santo Domingo, Dominican RepublicArchbishop of Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic
30 OctAppointedMathurin LegayAuxiliary Bishop of Angers, France
AppointedMathurin LegayTitular Bishop of RaphaneaAuxiliary Bishop of Angers, France
AppointedBonaventura Engelbertz van Oldenzeel, O.F.M. Obs. †Auxiliary Bishop of Utrecht, Netherlands
AppointedBonaventura Engelbertz van Oldenzeel, O.F.M. Obs. †Titular Bishop of HebronAuxiliary Bishop of Utrecht, Netherlands
AppointedSebastiano RossiBishop of Caorle, Italy
NovOrdained BishopBonaventura Engelbertz van Oldenzeel, O.F.M. Obs. †Titular Bishop of HebronAuxiliary Bishop of Utrecht, Netherlands
12 NovAppointedGirolamo GhianderoniBishop of Ancona e Numana, ItalyBishop Emeritus
15 Nov18.1AppointedAlessandro Farnese (Jr.)Administrator of Massa Marittima, ItalyCardinal, Cardinal-Bishop of Ostia (e Velletri)
AppointedGeorges , O. Cist. †Titular Bishop of Lindinen
60.8AppointedPedro Gómez Sarmiento de VillandrandoCardinal-Priest of Santi XII ApostoliCardinal, Archbishop of Santiago de Compostela, Spain
AppointedGirolamo GrimaldiCardinal, Administrator of Albenga, Italy
ConfirmedPankraz von SinzenhofenBishop of Regensburg, Germany
27 Nov38.9AppointedEdmund BonnerBishop of Hereford, England, Great BritainBishop Emeritus of London, England, Great Britain
29 Nov34.9AppointedJorge de AustriaArchbishop of Valencia, SpainBishop of Liège, Belgium
21.2AppointedAntoine Perrenot de GranvellaBishop of Arras, FranceCardinal, Archbishop of Besançon, France
6 DecBornFrancesco GonzagaCardinal, Bishop of Mantova, Italy
9 Dec45.9AppointedCharles de Hémard de DenonvilleAdministrator of Amiens, FranceCardinal, Bishop of Mâcon, France
11 DecBornSigismund von BrandenburgFormer Archbishop-Elect of Magdeburg, Germany
AppointedDionisio Zannettini, O.F.M. Obs. †Bishop of Mylopotamos, GreeceBishop Emeritus
15 Dec69.9Ordained BishopStanisław OleśnickiBishop of Poznań, Poland
18 DecAppointedAugustin Gabel (Ranel), O.S.A. †Auxiliary Bishop of Cambrai, France
AppointedAugustin Gabel (Ranel), O.S.A. †Titular Bishop of ChalcedonAuxiliary Bishop of Cambrai, France
20 Dec50.4Elevated to CardinalJuan Álvarez de Toledo, O.P. †Cardinal, Archbishop of Santiago de Compostela, Spain
44.9Elevated to CardinalDavid BeatonCardinal, Archbishop of Saint Andrews, Scotland, Great Britain
68.5Elevated to CardinalPietro Bembo, O.S.Io.Hieros. †In PectoreCardinal, Administrator of Bergamo, Italy
29.3Elevated to CardinalIppolito d’Este (II)In PectoreCardinal, Bishop Emeritus of Novara, Italy
38.9Elevated to CardinalPedro Fernández ManriqueCardinal, Bishop of Córdoba, Spain
53.9Elevated to CardinalRobert de LénoncourtCardinal, Archbishop of Arles, France


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