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The Year of Our Lord 1551

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DateAgeEventBishopTitleCurrent Title
3 Jul59.5ResignedJean du BellayAdministrator of Bordeaux, FranceCardinal, Bishop Emeritus of Paris, France
58.5ResignedGiovanni Domenico de CupisAdministrator of Trani, ItalyCardinal, Cardinal-Bishop of Ostia (e Velletri)
AppointedGaspar do Casal, O.S.A. †Bishop of Funchal, PortugalBishop of Coimbra, Portugal
7 JulBornBonviso BonvisiLuccaCardinal, Archbishop of Bari (-Canosa), Italy
10 JulAppointedBernardino de CarmonaAuxiliary Bishop of Santiago de Compostela, Spain
AppointedBernardino de CarmonaTitular Bishop of SoltaniaAuxiliary Bishop of Santiago de Compostela, Spain
24 JulAppointedPaolo CappellettoBishop of Lacedonia, ItalyBishop Emeritus
8 Aug65.6DiedTomás de Berlanga, O.P. †Bishop Emeritus of Panamá
14 Aug89.6ResignedJohn Veysey (Harman)Bishop of Exeter, England, Great Britain
21 AugAppointedAchille GrassiBishop of Corneto (Tarquinia) e Montefiascone, Italy
AppointedLeonardo de MagistrisBishop of Alessano, Italy
AppointedAlfonso de ValdecabrasBishop of Capri, ItalyBishop Emeritus
AppointedAlfonso de ValdecabrasBishop of Dragonara, ItalyBishop Emeritus of Capri, Italy
24 AugAppointedBernardino de CupisBishop of Osimo, ItalyBishop Emeritus
31 AugBornLothar von MetternichVettelkovenArchbishop of Trier, Germany
4 Sep27.7AppointedJames BeatonArchbishop of Glasgow, Scotland, Great Britain
AppointedAlexander GordonTitular Archbishop of AthenaeArchbishop Emeritus of Glasgow, Scotland, Great Britain
ResignedAlexander GordonArchbishop of Glasgow, Scotland, Great BritainArchbishop Emeritus
AppointedGavin HamiltonCoadjutor Archbishop of Saint Andrews, Scotland, Great Britain
14 SepDiedPellegrino FabioBishop of Vieste, Italy
23 SepAppointedBalthasar Fannemann (Waneman)Auxiliary Bishop of Mainz, GermanyAuxiliary Bishop of Münster, Germany
26 SepBornAndrés Balaguer Salvador, O.P. †La JanaBishop of Orihuela, Spain
3 Oct22.8SelectedFriedrich von Schleswig-HolsteinBishop of Hildesheim, GermanyBishop-Elect
5 Oct36.8AppointedAntoine Caracciolo, C.R.S.A. †Bishop of Troyes, FranceBishop Emeritus
AppointedJohann HorneburgBishop of Lebus, Germany
62.8AppointedAlfonso de Montufar, O.P. †Archbishop of México, Federal District
AppointedWolfgang WestermeyerAuxiliary Bishop of Mainz, Germany
AppointedWolfgang WestermeyerTitular Bishop of AscalonAuxiliary Bishop of Mainz, Germany
10 Oct30.8Ordained BishopThomas von PlantaBishop of Chur, Switzerland
12 Oct69.8Elevated to CardinalGyörgi Martinuzzi, O.S.P.P.E. †Cardinal, Bishop of Oradea Mare {Gran Varadino, Nagyvárad}, Romania
47.7AppointedScipione RebibaBishop of Mottola (Motula), ItalyCardinal, Cardinal-Bishop of Sabina
23 OctAppointedPietro Giovanni AliottiBishop of Forli, ItalyBishop Emeritus
AppointedBernardo Antonio de’ MediciBishop of Cassano all’Jonio, Italy
26 OctDiedFrancisco de Urríes (Verreis)Bishop of Urgell, Spain
10 NovDiedRobert WauchopeArchbishop of Armagh, Ireland
11 NovAppointedGian Francesco BorengoBishop of Larino, ItalyBishop Emeritus
14 NovDiedFrancisco de la Cerda Córdoba, O.P. †Bishop of Islas Canarias {Canary Islands}, Spain
15 NovOrdained BishopEustache du BellayBishop of Paris, FranceBishop Emeritus
36.9Ordained BishopAntoine Caracciolo, C.R.S.A. †Bishop of Troyes, FranceBishop Emeritus
18 Nov42.2ResignedIppolito d’Este (II)Bishop of Novara, ItalyCardinal, Bishop Emeritus
AppointedJan LubodzieskiBishop of Chelmno (Culma, Kulm), Poland
18.6AppointedGiulio della RovereAdministrator of Novara, ItalyCardinal, Archbishop of Ravenna, Italy
AppointedFelice TiranniBishop of Urbino, ItalyArchbishop of Urbino, Italy
49.9AppointedJakub UchańskiBishop of Chełm, PolandArchbishop of Gniezno, Poland
20 Nov50.0Elevated to CardinalPietro Bertani, O.P. †Cardinal, Bishop of Fano, Italy
47.6Elevated to CardinalAlessandro CampeggiCardinal, Bishop Emeritus of Bologna, Italy
41.5Elevated to CardinalGiovanni Battista Cicala (Cicada)Cardinal, Cardinal-Bishop of Sabina
67.9Elevated to CardinalCristoforo Guidalotti Ciocchi del MonteCardinal, Bishop of Cagli, Italy
34.8Elevated to CardinalLuigi CornaroCardinal, Archbishop Emeritus of Zadar (Zara), Croatia
53.8AppointedTiberio CrispoCardinal-Priest of Sant’Agata de’ GotiCardinal, Cardinal-Bishop of Sabina
42.9Elevated to CardinalGirolamo DandiniCardinal, Bishop Emeritus of Imola, Italy
34.0Elevated to CardinalFulvio Giulio della Corgna, O.S.Io.Hieros. †Cardinal, Cardinal-Bishop of Porto e Santa Rufina
52.9AppointedNiccolň GaddiCardinal, Cardinal-Priest of Santa Maria in Via Lata
33.9Elevated to CardinalGiovanni Andrea MercurioCardinal, Archbishop of Messina, Italy
55.9Elevated to CardinalFabio MignaneliiCardinal, Bishop Emeritus of Lucera, Italy
51.2Elevated to CardinalSebastiano Antonio PighiniIn PectoreCardinal, Archbishop
58.8Elevated to CardinalGiovanni PoggioCardinal, Bishop Emeritus of Tropea, Italy
56.8Elevated to CardinalGiacomo PuteoCardinal, Archbishop Emeritus of Bari (-Canosa), Italy
53.1Elevated to CardinalGiovanni RicciCardinal, Archbishop of Pisa, Italy
53.0Elevated to CardinalGiovanni Michele SaraceniCardinal, Cardinal-Bishop of Sabina
29 Nov59.9AppointedJean du BellayCardinal-Bishop of FrascatiCardinal, Bishop Emeritus of Paris, France
1 DecDiedGerolamo Isopo, C.R.L. †Bishop of Montemarano, Italy
2 DecAppointedDaniel Vocacio, O.F.M. †Bishop of Duvno, Bosnia and HerzegovinaBishop Emeritus
4 Dec63.4ResignedJuan Álvarez de Toledo, O.P. †Cardinal-Priest of San ClementeCardinal, Archbishop of Santiago de Compostela, Spain
50.1InstalledPietro Bertani, O.P. †Cardinal-Priest of Santi Marcellino e PietroCardinal, Bishop of Fano, Italy
47.6InstalledAlessandro CampeggiCardinal-Priest of Santa Lucia in OrpheaCardinal, Bishop Emeritus of Bologna, Italy
41.5InstalledGiovanni Battista Cicala (Cicada)Cardinal-Priest of San ClementeCardinal, Cardinal-Bishop of Sabina
67.9InstalledCristoforo Guidalotti Ciocchi del MonteCardinal-Priest of Santa PrassedeCardinal, Bishop of Cagli, Italy
34.8InstalledLuigi CornaroCardinal-Deacon of San TeodoroCardinal, Archbishop Emeritus of Zadar (Zara), Croatia
52.3AppointedBartolomé de la Cueva y ToledoCardinal-Priest of San Bartolomeo all’IsolaCardinal, Administrator of Manfredonia, Italy
42.9InstalledGirolamo DandiniCardinal-Priest of San Matteo in MerulanaCardinal, Bishop Emeritus of Imola, Italy
34.0InstalledFulvio Giulio della Corgna, O.S.Io.Hieros. †Cardinal-Priest of Santa Maria in ViaCardinal, Cardinal-Bishop of Porto e Santa Rufina
33.9InstalledGiovanni Andrea MercurioCardinal-Priest of Santa BarbaraCardinal, Archbishop of Messina, Italy
55.9InstalledFabio MignaneliiCardinal-Priest of San Silvestro in CapiteCardinal, Bishop Emeritus of Lucera, Italy
56.8InstalledGiacomo PuteoCardinal-Priest of San Simeone ProfetaCardinal, Archbishop Emeritus of Bari (-Canosa), Italy
53.1InstalledGiovanni RicciCardinal-Priest of San VitaleCardinal, Archbishop of Pisa, Italy
53.0InstalledGiovanni Michele SaraceniCardinal-Priest of Santa Maria in Ara CoeliCardinal, Cardinal-Bishop of Sabina
17 Dec70.0DiedGyörgi Martinuzzi, O.S.P.P.E. †Cardinal, Bishop of Oradea Mare {Gran Varadino, Nagyvárad}, Romania
28 DecDiedPedro Gómez Malaver (Maraver)Bishop of Guadalajara, Jalisco, México


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