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The Year of Our Lord 1543

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DateAgeEventBishopTitleCurrent Title
unknownBornTimocrate (Democrate) Aloigi (Aloisi)Bishop of Cagli, Italy
DiedIñigo de Avalos, O.S.B. †Bishop of Aquino, Italy
DiedAntonio Beccari (Becariis), O.P. †Bishop of Shkodrë (Scutari), Albania
47.0AppointedBonaventura Fauni-Pio, O.F.M. Conv. †Minister General of Order of Friars Minor ConventualBishop Emeritus of Acqui, Italy
BornLadislao d’AquinoCardinal, Bishop of Venafro, Italy
BornGiovanni Battista del Tufo, C.R. †Bishop Emeritus of Acerra, Italy
66.0ResignedPierre de La BaumeBishop of Genève {Geneva}, SwitzerlandCardinal, Archbishop Emeritus of Besançon, France
56.0SelectedGeorge Dowdall, O. Crucif. †Archbishop of Armagh, Ireland
24.0Ordained PriestRemigius (Remi) Driutius (Drieux)PriestBishop of Brugge {Bruges}, Belgium
22.2AppointedAlessandro Farnese (Jr.)Archpriest of the Basilica di San Pietro in Vaticano {Saint Peter Basilica}Cardinal, Cardinal-Bishop of Ostia (e Velletri)
DiedFrancesco Frangipane, O.F.M. †Archbishop of Kalocsa, Hungary
DiedGiovanni Antonio GalloBishop of Calvi Risorta, Italy
BornGiulio GiustinianiBishop of Ajaccio, France
DiedLuis GómezBishop of Sarno, Italy
38.6Ordained PriestStanislaw Hosius (Hozjusz)Priest of Kraków, PolandCardinal, Bishop of Warmia (Ermland), Poland
BornGiovanni Francesco LeoniBishop of Telese o Cerreto Sannita, Italy
ResignedJean de LettesBishop of Béziers, FranceBishop Emeritus
DiedAntonio LupicinoBishop Emeritus of Bisceglie, Italy
BornJacques Martin, O.S.B. †Bishop of Senez, France
DiedMarco Antonio MarzolinusBishop of Guardialfiera (Guardia), Italy
DiedFrancisco MendozaBishop of Jaén, Spain
49.9AppointedMiklós OláhBishop of Zagreb (Agram), CroatiaArchbishop of Esztergom, Hungary
BornLazaro Pellizzari, O.P. †Bishop of Modena, Italy
BornAntonmaria SauliCardinal, Cardinal-Bishop of Ostia (e Velletri)
24.1AppointedGuido Ascanio Sforza di Santa FioraArchpriest of the Basilica di Santa Maria Maggiore {Saint Mary Major Basilica}Cardinal, Chamberlain (Camerlengo) of the Apostolic Chamber
BornChristoph Andreas von SpaurBishop of Brixen {Bressanone}, Italy
BornPiotr TylickiBishop of Kraków, Poland
DiedGianfrancesco UgoniBishop of Famagusta, Cyprus
53.0DiedVicente de Valverde, O.P. †Bishop of Panamá
BornGiovanni Battista ZuccatoBishop Emeritus of Nusco, Italy
2 Jan67.0DiedBonifacio FerreroCardinal, Cardinal-Bishop of Porto e Santa Rufina
8 Jan58.2AppointedAntonio PucciCardinal, Cardinal-Bishop of Sabina
42.0AppointedNiccolò RidolfiArchbishop of Firenze {Florence}, ItalyCardinal, Administrator of Vicenza, Italy
52.7AppointedGiovanni SalviatiCardinal-Bishop of AlbanoCardinal, Cardinal-Bishop of Porto e Santa Rufina
66.0AppointedAntonio Sanseverino, O.S.Io.Hieros. †Cardinal-Bishop of Porto e Santa RufinaCardinal, Archbishop of Taranto, Italy
20.0AppointedGiacomo SavelliCardinal-Deacon of Santi Cosma e DamianoCardinal, Cardinal-Bishop of Porto e Santa Rufina
21 JanDiedFrancesco MinerbettiBishop Emeritus of Arezzo, Italy
Feb47.0Ordained BishopFriedrich NauseaBishop of Wien, Austria
4 FebOrdained BishopThaddée Fumer, O.S.B. †Titular Bishop of SelymbriaAuxiliary Bishop of Nevers, France
6 FebDiedDiego Ribera de ToledoBishop of Segovia, Spain
16 FebAppointedToussaint d’Hocédy (Hossey)Bishop of Toul, France
AppointedGiovanni Battisti de LisulisBishop of Guardialfiera (Guardia), Italy
MarBornMartin von EybFormer Bishop-Elect of Bamberg, Germany
3 MarBornPierre de Villars (II)Archbishop Emeritus of Vienne, France
14 Mar24.2ProfessedMelchior Miguel Carneiro Leitão, S.J. †Member of Society of JesusPatriarch of Ethiopia
30 Mar47.2AppointedJan DzieduskiBishop of Chełm, PolandBishop of Przemyśl, Poland
53.2AppointedMikołaj DzierżgowskiBishop of Włocławek (Kujawy, Kalisze), PolandArchbishop of Gniezno, Poland
AppointedJean de Narbonne, O.S.B. †Bishop of Béziers, France
60.2AppointedWilliam Peto, O.F.M. Obs. †Cardinal, Bishop of Salisbury, England, Great Britain
AppointedMartín Valero CuestaBishop of Lérida, SpainBishop-Elect
47.2AppointedAndrzej ZebrzydowskiBishop of Kamyanets-Podilskyi (Kamieniec), UkraineBishop of Kraków, Poland
15 Apr65.1DiedChristoph von StadionBishop of Augsburg, Germany
2 MayDiedAngelo ArchilegiBishop of Assisi, Italy
4 May65.0AppointedGaleazzo FlorimonteBishop of Aquino, ItalyBishop Emeritus of Sessa Aurunca, Italy
10 May29.2SelectedOtto Truchseß von WaldburgCardinal, Bishop of Augsburg, Germany
11 MayDiedFrancesco GuastaferroBishop of Sessa Aurunca, Italy
1 JunAppointedMiguel Ponte, O.F.M. Conv. †Auxiliary Bishop of Tarragona, Spain
AppointedMiguel Ponte, O.F.M. Conv. †Titular Bishop of Nicopolis ad IaterumAuxiliary Bishop of Tarragona, Spain
AppointedLorenzo Spada, O.F.M. Conv. †Bishop of Calvi Risorta, Italy
29.2ConfirmedOtto Truchseß von WaldburgCardinal, Bishop of Augsburg, Germany
2 JunDiedŠimun ErdődyBishop of Zagreb (Agram), Croatia
7 JunAppointedNiccolò Francesco MissanelliBishop of Policastro, Italy
8 JunAppointedDiego Alava EsquivelBishop of Astorga, SpainBishop of Córdoba, Spain
27 Jun66.4ResignedPierre de La BaumeArchbishop of Besançon, FranceCardinal, Archbishop Emeritus
9.4AppointedClaude de La BaumeCardinal, Archbishop of Besançon, France
AppointedRostaing de La Baume de Suze, O. Cist. †Bishop of Orange, France
DiedFilippo TrivulzioArchbishop of Dubrovnik (Ragusa), Croatia
6 Jul45.4AppointedTiberio CrispoBishop of Sessa Aurunca, ItalyCardinal, Cardinal-Bishop of Sabina
AppointedGirolamo Maccabei de ToscanellaBishop of Castro [del Lazio], ItalyBishop Emeritus
AppointedLuigi Magnasco di Santa FioraBishop of Assisi, Italy
19 Jul78.5DiedBerthold PürstingerBishop Emeritus of Chiemsee, Germany
22 Jul47.5AppointedFabio MignaneliiApostolic Nuncio to Venice, ItalyCardinal, Bishop Emeritus of Lucera, Italy
6 Aug31.4AppointedPedro Agustín y AlbanellBishop of Elne, FranceBishop of Huesca, Spain
60.5AppointedFernando de Loaces (Loazes), O.P. †Bishop of Lérida, SpainArchbishop of Valencia, Spain
AppointedAntonio Ramírez de HaroBishop of Segovia, Spain
AppointedGirolamo de TerminisBishop of Mazara del Vallo, Italy
7 AugDiedJean Le VeneurCardinal, Bishop Emeritus of Lisieux, France
17 Aug66.6DiedAntonio Sanseverino, O.S.Io.Hieros. †Cardinal, Archbishop of Taranto, Italy
Sep29.5Ordained BishopOtto Truchseß von WaldburgCardinal, Bishop of Augsburg, Germany
29.5Ordained PriestOtto Truchseß von WaldburgPriest of Augsburg, GermanyCardinal, Bishop
24 Sep67.2AppointedGian Pietro CarafaCardinal-Priest of Santa Maria in TrasteverePope (Roma {Rome}, Italy)
55.7AppointedMarino GrimaniCardinal-Bishop of Porto e Santa RufinaCardinal, Titular Patriarch of Constantinople
73.7AppointedBartolomeo GuidiccioniCardinal-Priest of Santa PriscaCardinal, Bishop of Lucca, Italy
53.7AppointedPhilippe de La Chambre, O.S.B. †Cardinal, Cardinal-Bishop of Frascati
AppointedJacobus Meutravee, O.F.M. †Auxiliary Bishop of Noyon, France
AppointedJacobus Meutravee, O.F.M. †Titular Bishop of Rosmen (Russionen)Auxiliary Bishop of Noyon, France
43.5AppointedRodolfo PioCardinal-Priest of San ClementeCardinal, Cardinal-Bishop of Ostia (e Velletri)
AppointedJuan YañezBishop of Calahorra y La Calzada, Spain
26 Sep65.7DiedFrancesco Cornaro (Sr.)Cardinal, Cardinal-Bishop of Palestrina
5 Oct56.0AppointedGiovanni Maria Ciocchi del MonteCardinal-Bishop of PalestrinaPope (Roma {Rome}, Italy)
63.7AppointedMiguel da SilvaCardinal-Priest of Santa PrassedeCardinal, Administrator of Massa Marittima, Italy
12 Oct49.9AppointedFrancesco SfondratiBishop of Sarno, ItalyCardinal, Bishop of Cremona, Italy
28 OctOrdained BishopGirolamo Maccabei de ToscanellaBishop of Castro [del Lazio], ItalyBishop Emeritus
29 OctAppointedFilippo BonBishop of Famagusta, Cyprus
6 NovBornAnselmo Marzato, O.F.M. Cap. †Cardinal, Archbishop of Chieti, Italy
25 Nov58.8DiedAugustin Mair, C.R.S.A. †Auxiliary Bishop of Würzburg, Germany
27 NovDiedGirolamo GrimaldiCardinal, Administrator of Albenga, Italy
Dec56.9Ordained BishopGeorge Dowdall, O. Crucif. †Archbishop of Armagh, Ireland
DiedAlberto Pascaleo, O.P. †Bishop of Chioggia, Italy
3 DecBornAlessandro RiarioCardinal, Titular Patriarch of Alexandria {Alessandria}
5 Dec33.4AppointedGiovanni Battista Cicala (Cicada)Administrator of Albenga, ItalyCardinal, Cardinal-Bishop of Sabina
19 Dec42.9AppointedMartín de Calatayud, O.S.H. †Bishop of Santa Marta, Colombia
69.1AppointedBartolomé de las Casas (Casaus), O.P. †Bishop of Chiapas (Ciudad Real de Chiapas), MéxicoBishop Emeritus
21 Dec33.5Ordained BishopGiovanni Battista Cicala (Cicada)Administrator of Albenga, ItalyCardinal, Cardinal-Bishop of Sabina
22 Dec42.9SelectedNicholas HeathBishop of Worcester, England, Great BritainArchbishop Emeritus of York, England, Great Britain
30 Dec48.9DiedGiovanni Matteo GibertiBishop of Verona, Italy


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