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The Year of Our Lord 1542

Bishop Events

July to December

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DateAgeEventBishopTitleCurrent Title
JulDiedJuan Fernando AnguloBishop of Santa Marta, Colombia
67.5DiedÖgmundur PálssonBishop of Skálholt, Iceland
2 JulOrdained BishopClaude AndryTitular Bishop of Sebaste in CiliciaAuxiliary Bishop of Chartres, France
5 JulAppointedFrancesco de NoctucisBishop of Oppido Mamertina, Italy
14 JulBornKaspar von SeckendorffBishop of Eichstätt, Germany
28 JulOrdained BishopFrançois de Carreau, O.S.B. †Titular Bishop of SalonaAuxiliary Bishop of Orléans, France
4 AugDiedPomponio Cecci (Cesi)Cardinal, Bishop of Nepi e Sutri, Italy
DiedJaime de Conchillos, O. de M. †Bishop of Lérida, Spain
7 AugAppointedPietro Antonio de AngelisBishop of Nepi e Sutri, Italy
18 Aug44.3AppointedJean de LorraineAdministrator of Nantes, FranceCardinal, Bishop of Metz, France
AppointedJohann Rüger, O.P. †Auxiliary Bishop of Bamberg, Germany
AppointedJohann Rüger, O.P. †Titular Bishop of AthyraAuxiliary Bishop of Bamberg, Germany
AppointedGerolamo VeccianiBishop of Vulturara e Montecorvino, ItalyBishop Emeritus
24 Aug58.8DiedGasparo ContariniCardinal, Bishop of Belluno, Italy
BornJuan Bartolome de Bohórquez e Hinojosa, O.P. †Bishop of Antequera, Oaxaca, México
45.6Ordained BishopFernando de Loaces (Loazes), O.P. †Bishop of Elne, FranceArchbishop of Valencia, Spain
1 SepResignedRobert King, O. Cist. †Auxiliary Bishop of Lincoln, England, Great BritainTitular Bishop of Rheon
2 SepOrdained BishopFrançois du BourgBishop of Rieux, France
7 SepOrdained BishopBernard O’Higgins, O.S.A. †Bishop of Elphin, IrelandBishop Emeritus
11 SepAppointedGiulio ContariniBishop of Belluno, Italy
17 Sep38.8Ordained BishopMoritz von HuttenBishop of Eichstätt, Germany
45.7DiedDionisio Neagrus Laurerio, O.S.M. †Cardinal, Bishop of Urbino, Italy
24 SepBornSigmund Friedrich Fugger von KirchbergBishop of Regensburg, Germany
3 Oct60.7DiedŁukasz GórkaBishop of Włocławek (Kujawy, Kalisze), Poland
4 OctBornSt. Roberto Francesco Romolo Bellarmino, S.J. †Cardinal, Archbishop Emeritus of Capua, Italy
5 OctBornLouis de BerlaymontArchbishop of Cambrai, France
6 OctDiedAntonio de Narbonne, O.S.B. †Bishop of Mâcon, France
11 OctAppointedValerio CancellieriBishop of Sant’Angelo dei Lombardi e Bisaccia, Italy
55.0AppointedGiovanni Maria Ciocchi del MonteCardinal-Priest of Santa PrassedePope (Roma {Rome}, Italy)
16 Oct59.7InstalledGregorio (Giovanni Andrea) Cortese, O.S.B. †Cardinal-Priest of San Ciriaco alle Terme DioclezianeCardinal, Administrator of Urbino, Italy
33.7InstalledGiovanni Gerolamo Morone (Moroni)Cardinal-Priest of San VitaleCardinal, Cardinal-Bishop of Ostia (e Velletri)
20 OctAppointedBenoit Berzati, O.P. †Archbishop of Nachitschewan (Naxivan, Nakhtchevan, Nakhchivan), Armenia
21 OctOrdained BishopPietro VaguerBishop of Alghero, Italy
Nov46.8Ordained PriestFriedrich NauseaPriestBishop of Wien, Austria
1 Nov50.8AppointedJean du BellayBishop of Le Mans, FranceCardinal, Bishop Emeritus of Paris, France
42.8ResignedRené du Bellay de LangeyBishop of Le Mans, FranceBishop Emeritus
6 Nov59.8AppointedGregorio (Giovanni Andrea) Cortese, O.S.B. †Cardinal, Administrator of Urbino, Italy
42.8InstalledMarcello CrescenziCardinal-Priest of San MarcelloCardinal, Administrator of Conza, Italy
43.8AppointedJulius von PflugBishop of Naumburg, Germany
11 NovBornScipione GonzagaCardinal, Cardinal-Priest of Santa Maria del Popolo
15 NovDiedLouis de Pélissier, O.S.A. †Bishop of Orange, France
23 NovAppointedGonçalo PinheiroBishop of Tanger (Tangier), MoroccoBishop of Viseu, Portugal
24 NovAppointedThaddée Fumer, O.S.B. †Auxiliary Bishop of Nevers, France
AppointedThaddée Fumer, O.S.B. †Titular Bishop of SelymbriaAuxiliary Bishop of Nevers, France
24.0AppointedGuido Ascanio Sforza di Santa FioraAdministrator of Anglona, ItalyCardinal, Chamberlain (Camerlengo) of the Apostolic Chamber
27 NovDiedAndrea de BondelmonteArchbishop of Firenze {Florence}, Italy
DecDiedAntonio PellegriniBishop of Toul, France
1 Dec30.4SelectedCristoforo MadruzzoCoadjutor Bishop of Brixen {Bressanone}, ItalyCardinal, Bishop
2 DecBornFerdinando FarneseBishop Emeritus of Parma, Italy
7 Dec90.9DiedJulián Garcés, O.P. †Bishop of Tlaxcala (Puebla de los Angeles), México
9 DecDiedChristoph Fuchs von FuchsbergBishop of Brixen {Bressanone}, Italy
DiedLorenzo PérezAuxiliary Bishop of Tarragona, Spain
11 DecAppointedTommaso Caselli, O.P. †Bishop of San Leone, ItalyBishop of Cava (de’ Tirreni), Italy
30.4ConfirmedCristoforo MadruzzoCoadjutor Bishop of Brixen {Bressanone}, ItalyCardinal, Bishop
17 Dec30.4SucceededCristoforo MadruzzoCardinal, Bishop of Brixen {Bressanone}, Italy
20 DecAppointedIppolito ArrivabeneBishop of Hierapetra, GreeceBishop Emeritus
38.5AppointedBernardino ElvinoBishop of Anglona, ItalyBishop of Anglona-Tursi, Italy
24.0ResignedGuido Ascanio Sforza di Santa FioraAdministrator of Anglona, ItalyCardinal, Chamberlain (Camerlengo) of the Apostolic Chamber
29 DecOrdained BishopJohn O’Neylan, C.R.S.A. †Bishop of Kilfenora, Ireland


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