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The Year of Our Lord 1553

Bishop Events

July to December

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DateAgeEventBishopTitleCurrent Title
3 JulAppointedPierre de AffatatisBishop of Minori, Italy
54.5AppointedGiovanni Giacomo (Jean Jacques) Barba, O.S.A. †Bishop of Terni, Italy
AppointedPietro Del MonteBishop of Jesi, ItalyFormer Bishop-Elect
AppointedAntonio Simeoni (Menecussis), O.S.B. †Bishop of Nepi e Sutri, Italy
14 JulAppointedJames HamiltonBishop of Argyll (Lismore), Scotland, Great BritainFormer Bishop-Elect
39.4ResignedBernardino MaffeiArchbishop of Chieti, ItalyCardinal, Archbishop Emeritus
31.6AppointedMarcantonio MaffeiArchbishop of Chieti, ItalyCardinal, Archbishop Emeritus
15 JulBornJohann Schweikard von KronbergArchbishop of Mainz, Germany
62.5DiedFranz von WaldeckBishop Emeritus of Münster, Germany
16 Jul39.4DiedBernardino MaffeiCardinal, Archbishop Emeritus of Chieti, Italy
21 Jul34.5SelectedWilhelm von KettelerBishop of Münster, GermanyFormer Bishop-Elect
30 Jul44.5Ordained BishopMelchor Cano, O.P. †Bishop of Islas Canarias {Canary Islands}, SpainBishop Emeritus
13 AugDiedLuis TorresArchbishop of Salerno, Italy
15 AugDiedJacques de TournonBishop of Valence and Die, France
18 Aug40.6AppointedFrancisco da Cruz, O.S.A. †Bishop of Santiago de Cabo VerdeBishop Emeritus
35.6AppointedGiovanni Andrea MercurioCardinal-Priest of San Ciriaco alle Terme DioclezianeCardinal, Archbishop of Messina, Italy
AppointedAgostino Maria Salvago, O.P. †Bishop of Acci (Accia), FranceArchbishop of Genova, Italy
30 AugAppointedGiacomo Silverii-PiccolominiBishop of Teramo, Italy
5 Sep53.6AppointedEdmund BonnerBishop of London, England, Great BritainBishop Emeritus
6 Sep67.6DiedJan Dubravius (Skála z Doubravky a Hradiště)Bishop of Olomouc (Olmütz), Czechia
13 SepAppointedLouis de BrezéBishop of Meaux, FranceBishop Emeritus
27.6AppointedRené de Daillon du LudeBishop of Luçon, FranceBishop of Bayeux, France
DiedAntonius de Ciudad Rodrigo, O.F.M. †Bishop of Guadalajara, Jalisco, México
37.6AppointedAlvaro della QuadraBishop of L’Aquila, ItalyBishop Emeritus
AppointedFrançois de MaunyArchbishop of Bordeaux, France
DiedMiguel MuñozBishop of Cuenca, Spain
14 Sep66.7DiedPhilippe von GundelsheimBishop of Basel, Switzerland
18 Sep14.7ConfirmedSigismund von BrandenburgArchbishop of Magdeburg, GermanyFormer Archbishop-Elect
AppointedJean du TilletBishop of Saint-Brieuc, FranceBishop of Meaux, France
28 Sep91.7AppointedJohn Veysey (Harman)Bishop of Exeter, England, Great Britain
2 OctAppointedPietro BonfigliBishop of Sitia, Greece
20.7AppointedCharles GuillartBishop of Chartres, FranceBishop Emeritus
57.7ResignedFabio MignaneliiAdministrator of Grosseto, ItalyCardinal, Bishop Emeritus of Lucera, Italy
24.7AppointedGiacomo MignaneliiBishop of Grosseto, Italy
5 Oct24.4SelectedJohann von Hoya zu StolzenauBishop of Osnabrück, GermanyBishop of Münster, Germany
7 OctAppointedGerardo BusdragiAuxiliary Bishop of Padova {Padua}, Italy
10 Oct60.7ResignedGiovanni Domenico de CupisCardinal-Priest of San Lorenzo in LucinaCardinal, Cardinal-Bishop of Ostia (e Velletri)
14 OctSelectedJohn Tonory, O.S.A. †Bishop of Ossory, Ireland
16 Oct62.7AppointedLouis GuillartBishop of Chalons-sur-Saône, FranceBishop Emeritus of Senlis, France
18 OctBornAntonio Maria GalloCardinal, Bishop of Osimo, Italy
23 OctBornJerónimo Bautista Lanuza, O.P. †Bishop of Albarracin, Spain
28 Oct63.5DiedGiovanni SalviatiCardinal, Cardinal-Bishop of Porto e Santa Rufina
8 Nov69.8DiedAmbrogio Catarino Politi, O.P. †Archbishop of Conza, Italy
19 NovOrdained BishopElie-Hormez Habib Elias AsmarArchbishop of Diarbekir (Amida) (Chaldean), Turkey
Ordained BishopGabriel Bishop
Ordained BishopHnan-Jesu Archbishop of Mardin (Chaldean), Turkey
Ordained BishopJoseph Archbishop of Seert (Chaldean), Turkey
Ordained BishopEbed-Jesu MaronArchbishop of Gazireh (Gezira) (Chaldean), TurkeyPatriarch of Babylon {Babilonia} (Chaldean), Iraq
20 Nov65.3AppointedJuan Álvarez de Toledo, O.P. †Cardinal-Priest of Santa Maria in TrastevereCardinal, Archbishop of Santiago de Compostela, Spain
23 Nov53.1DiedSebastiano Antonio PighiniCardinal, Archbishop of Manfredonia, Italy
26 NovSelectedAlexander GordonArchbishop (Personal Title) of The Isles (Sodor), Scotland, Great BritainArchbishop Emeritus of Glasgow, Scotland, Great Britain
29.9Ordained BishopRudolf von FrankensteinBishop of Speyer, Germany
29 Nov77.4AppointedGian Pietro CarafaCardinal-Bishop of Porto e Santa RufinaPope (Roma {Rome}, Italy)
73.9AppointedMiguel da SilvaCardinal-Priest of San PancrazioCardinal, Administrator of Massa Marittima, Italy
34.9ConfirmedWilhelm von KettelerBishop of Münster, GermanyFormer Bishop-Elect
53.7AppointedRodolfo PioCardinal-Bishop of AlbanoCardinal, Cardinal-Bishop of Ostia (e Velletri)
56.9AppointedGirolamo VeralloCardinal-Priest of San MarcelloCardinal, Archbishop Emeritus of Rossano, Italy
DecOrdained BishopRoland Baron FitzgeraldArchbishop of Cashel, Ireland
Ordained BishopPeter PerčićBishop of Seckau, Austria
8 Dec42.9Ordained BishopGiulio GiovioBishop of Nocera de’ Pagani, ItalyBishop Emeritus
10 Dec60.9DiedGiovanni Domenico de CupisCardinal, Cardinal-Bishop of Ostia (e Velletri)
11 Dec65.4AppointedJuan Álvarez de Toledo, O.P. †Cardinal-Bishop of AlbanoCardinal, Archbishop of Santiago de Compostela, Spain
61.9AppointedJean du BellayCardinal-Bishop of Porto e Santa RufinaCardinal, Bishop Emeritus of Paris, France
77.4AppointedGian Pietro CarafaCardinal-Bishop of Ostia (e Velletri)Pope (Roma {Rome}, Italy)
73.9AppointedMiguel da SilvaCardinal-Priest of Santa Maria in TrastevereCardinal, Administrator of Massa Marittima, Italy
54.6AppointedGiovanni Angelo de’ MediciCardinal-Priest of Santo Stefano al Monte CelioPope (Roma {Rome}, Italy)
44.8AppointedGiovanni Gerolamo Morone (Moroni)Cardinal-Priest of San Lorenzo in LucinaCardinal, Cardinal-Bishop of Ostia (e Velletri)
AppointedGerolamo Muzzarelli, O.P. †Archbishop of Conza, Italy
53.8AppointedRodolfo PioCardinal-Bishop of FrascatiCardinal, Cardinal-Bishop of Ostia (e Velletri)
15 Dec30.2ResignedCharles Bourbon de VendômeAdministrator of Carcassonne, FranceCardinal, Archbishop of Rouen, France
22.4AppointedAntoine de Créqui CanaplesBishop of Nantes, FranceCardinal, Bishop of Amiens, France
AppointedFrançois de FauconBishop of Carcassonne, France
62.9AppointedNicola Majorano (Maggiorani)Bishop of Molfetta, ItalyBishop Emeritus
AppointedRobert de PellevéBishop of Pamiers, France
22 Dec26.1Elevated to CardinalLouis de Guise de LorraineCardinal, Bishop of Metz, France
SelectedMarek Khuen z OlomouceBishop of Olomouc (Olmütz), Czechia
12.2Elevated to CardinalRoberto de’ NobiliCardinal, Cardinal-Deacon of Santa Maria in Domnica
31.9Elevated to CardinalGirolamo SimoncelliCardinal, Cardinal-Bishop of Porto e Santa Rufina
54.9Elevated to CardinalPietro Tagliavia d’AragoniaCardinal, Archbishop of Palermo, Italy


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