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DateAgeEventBishopTitleCurrent Title
unknownDiedPietro de AffatiBishop of Minori, Italy
BornPaweł AlbertRadolfzell am BodenseeBishop-Elect of Wrocław (Breslau), Poland
AppointedRobert de BerghesBishop of Ličge, Belgium
BornFilippo Bili (Bigli), C.R. †GubbioBishop of Cagli, Italy
BornCharles de Bourbon-NavarreArchbishop Emeritus of Rouen, France
35.0AppointedGiovanni Carlo BovioBishop of Ostuni, ItalyArchbishop of Brindisi, Italy
DiedPietro BovioBishop of Ostuni, Italy
DiedReinoldus BuschovedenBishop Emeritus of Ösell (Oesell) [Saare-Lääne], Estonia
DiedGiambattista Caracciolo PisquiziBishop of Venafro, Italy
DiedAntonio Codina, O.S.A. †Auxiliary Bishop of Barcelona, Spain
BornGiovanni Vincenzo ConsaccoBishop of San Marco (Argentano), Italy
BornMarco Cornaro (Corner)VeniceBishop of Padova {Padua}, Italy
36.2ResignedAlessandro Farnese (Jr.)Bishop of Cahors, FranceCardinal, Cardinal-Bishop of Ostia (e Velletri)
DiedDominique du GabreBishop of Lodčve, France
DiedAgostino GonzagaArchbishop of Reggio Calabria, Italy
BornGiovanni Maria Guanzelli, O.P. †BrisichellaeBishop of Polignano (Polinianum), Italy
BornAlessandro Guidiccioni (Jr.)Bishop of Lucca, Italy
BornJerónimo Herrera SalazarAlmazánBishop of Guadix, Spain
BornJean de La Croix de ChevričresBishop of Grenoble, France
AppointedJean Lunel (Lunelli), O. Cist. †Auxiliary Bishop of Chartres, France
BornAlfonso Márquez de PradoEl EspinalBishop of Segovia, Spain
BornDiego Ordóńez, O.F.M. †TorrijosBishop of Salamanca, Spain
DiedGiovanni Maria PisauroBishop of Paphos, Cyprus
BornRaffaele Rastelli, C.R. †NapoliBishop of Capri, Italy
BornFrancisco Rodríguez, S.J. †Gerona, SpainArchbishop of Cranganore (Angamala), India
24.6Ordained PriestGiulio Antonio SantorioPriestCardinal, Archbishop of Santa Severina, Italy
DiedFilippo Serragli, O.S.B. †Bishop of Alife, Italy
Ordained BishopJuan SimancasBishop of Coro, Venezuela
ResignedGiovanni Battista SpiritiBishop of Cesena, ItalyBishop Emeritus
DiedGiovanni Lucio StafileoBishop of Šibenik (Knin), Croatia
BornDiego Torres Altamirano, O.F.M. †Trujillo, SpainBishop of Cartagena, Colombia
53.0ResignedAlfonso TornabuoniBishop of Sansepolcro (Borgo San Sepolcro), ItalyBishop Emeritus
Ordained PriestStanisław Żelisławski, O. Cist. †Priest of Order of CisterciansBishop of Chelmno (Culma, Kulm), Poland
8 JanAppointedAgostino LippomanoCoadjutor Bishop of Verona, ItalyBishop
AppointedAgostino LippomanoTitular Bishop of MaiorenBishop of Verona, Italy
11 JanAppointedGirolamo Michele Nichesola, O.P. †Bishop of Teano, Italy
19 Jan54.0DiedAntonio de Fonseca, O.S.A. †Bishop Emeritus of Pamplona, Spain
13 Mar64.2DiedLouis de Bourbon de Vendôme (II)Cardinal, Bishop Emeritus of Laon, France
15 Mar75.2Elevated to CardinalJean BertrandCardinal, Bishop Emeritus of (Saint-Bernard de) Comminges, France
16.7Elevated to CardinalAlfonso CarafaCardinal, Archbishop of Napoli {Naples}, Italy
66.2Elevated to CardinalGiovanni Battista ConsiglieriCardinal, Cardinal-Deacon of San Nicola in Carcere
55.7Elevated to CardinalClemente d’Olera, O.F.M. Obs. †Cardinal, Bishop of Foligno, Italy
37.1Elevated to CardinalTaddeo GaddiCardinal, Archbishop of Cosenza, Italy
53.2Elevated to CardinalSt. Antonio (Michele) Ghislieri, O.P. †Pope (Roma {Rome}, Italy)
58.2Elevated to CardinalVirgilio RosarioCardinal, Bishop of Ischia, Italy
33.3Elevated to CardinalLorenzo StrozziCardinal, Archbishop of Aix, France
43.2Elevated to CardinalAntonio Trivulzio (Jr.)Cardinal, Bishop of Toulon, France
26.2Elevated to CardinalVitellozzo VitelliCardinal, Bishop Emeritus of Cittŕ di Castello, Italy
24 Mar16.7InstalledAlfonso CarafaCardinal-Deacon of San Nicola in CarcereCardinal, Archbishop of Napoli {Naples}, Italy
66.2InstalledGiovanni Battista ConsiglieriCardinal-Deacon of Santa Lucia in SeptisolioCardinal, Cardinal-Deacon of San Nicola in Carcere
55.8AppointedClemente d’Olera, O.F.M. Obs. †Cardinal-Priest of Santa Maria in Ara CoeliCardinal, Bishop of Foligno, Italy
37.2InstalledTaddeo GaddiCardinal-Priest of San Silvestro in CapiteCardinal, Archbishop of Cosenza, Italy
53.2InstalledSt. Antonio (Michele) Ghislieri, O.P. †Cardinal-Priest of Santa Maria sopra MinervaPope (Roma {Rome}, Italy)
AppointedOwen OglethorpeBishop of Carlisle, England, Great BritainBishop Emeritus
AppointedErasmus PagendorferAuxiliary Bishop of Passau, Germany
58.2InstalledVirgilio RosarioCardinal-Priest of San Simeone ProfetaCardinal, Bishop of Ischia, Italy
58.3AppointedGiovanni Michele SaraceniCardinal-Priest of Sant’AnastasiaCardinal, Cardinal-Bishop of Sabina
26.2AppointedVitellozzo VitelliCardinal-Deacon of Santi Sergio e BaccoCardinal, Bishop Emeritus of Cittŕ di Castello, Italy
AppointedThomas WatsonBishop of Lincoln, England, Great BritainBishop Emeritus
31 MarSelectedBurchard ObergBishop of Hildesheim, Germany
5 AprAppointedGiovanni Antonio CarafaBishop of Venafro, Italy
9 Apr16.7AppointedAlfonso CarafaCardinal, Archbishop of Napoli {Naples}, Italy
MayDiedPietro GazinoBishop of Aosta, Italy
5 May53.3DiedJorge de AustriaBishop of Ličge, Belgium
7 MayAppointedPierre BertrandBishop of Cahors, France
AppointedJohn ChristophersonBishop of Chichester, England, Great Britain
58.1ResignedGiovanni Angelo de’ MediciBishop of Foligno, ItalyPope (Roma {Rome}, Italy)
38.3AppointedGiovanni Antonio SerbelloniBishop of Foligno, ItalyCardinal, Cardinal-Bishop of Ostia (e Velletri)
31 May71.4DiedJuan Martínez SilíceoCardinal, Archbishop of Toledo, Spain
Jun35.2Ordained BishopDaniel Brendel von HomburgArchbishop of Mainz, Germany
6 JunOrdained BishopAgostino LippomanoTitular Bishop of MaiorenBishop of Verona, Italy
7 Jun57.4DiedJacques d’AnnebaultCardinal, Bishop of Lisieux, France
14 Jun57.5AppointedMarcantonio BobbaBishop of Aosta, ItalyCardinal, Bishop Emeritus
74.5Elevated to CardinalWilliam Peto, O.F.M. †Cardinal, Bishop of Salisbury, England, Great Britain
21 JunAppointedDonato LaurentiBishop of Minori, ItalyBishop of Ariano, Italy
AppointedGiacomo Lomellino del CantoBishop of Guardialfiera (Guardia), ItalyArchbishop of Palermo, Italy
25 Jun52.5DiedJan DrohojowskiBishop of Włocławek (Kujawy, Kalisze), Poland
5 Jul75.5AppointedJean BertrandAdministrator of Sens, FranceCardinal, Bishop Emeritus of (Saint-Bernard de) Comminges, France
41.7AppointedGianantonio CapizucchiCardinal, Bishop of Lodi, Italy
AppointedFederico FantuzziBishop of Cariati e Cerenzia, Italy
17 Jul53.1AppointedAnton Vrancic (Verancsics)Bishop of Eger, HungaryCardinal, Archbishop of Esztergom, Hungary
21 JulDiedHeinrich KurzAuxiliary Bishop of Passau, Germany
9 Aug75.6InstalledJean BertrandCardinal-Priest of Santi Nereo ed AchilleoCardinal, Bishop Emeritus of (Saint-Bernard de) Comminges, France
AppointedPietro ContarenoBishop of Paphos, CyprusBishop Emeritus
AppointedPierre DančsBishop of Lavaur, France
AppointedGirolamo SavorgnanoBishop of Šibenik (Knin), CroatiaBishop Emeritus
10 Aug61.6DiedFabio MignaneliiCardinal, Bishop Emeritus of Lucera, Italy
15 Aug57.6Ordained BishopMarcantonio BobbaBishop of Aosta, ItalyCardinal, Bishop Emeritus
Ordained BishopOwen OglethorpeBishop of Carlisle, England, Great BritainBishop Emeritus
Ordained BishopThomas WatsonBishop of Lincoln, England, Great BritainBishop Emeritus
28 AugBornAlessandro Marzi de’ MediciFirenzeArchbishop of Firenze {Florence}, Italy
15 Sep69.2DiedJuan Álvarez de Toledo, O.P. †Cardinal, Archbishop of Santiago de Compostela, Spain
20 Sep57.2AppointedFederico CesiCardinal-Bishop of PalestrinaCardinal, Cardinal-Bishop of Porto e Santa Rufina
39.8AppointedFulvio Giulio della Corgna, O.S.Io.Hieros. †Cardinal-Priest of Santo Stefano al Monte CelioCardinal, Cardinal-Bishop of Porto e Santa Rufina
58.5AppointedGiovanni Angelo de’ MediciCardinal-Priest of Santa PriscaPope (Roma {Rome}, Italy)
69.2AppointedPedro Pacheco de Villena (Ladrón de Guevara)Cardinal-Bishop of AlbanoCardinal, Bishop of Sigüenza, Spain
63.7AppointedFrancesco PisaniCardinal-Bishop of FrascatiCardinal, Cardinal-Bishop of Ostia (e Velletri)
33.8InstalledLorenzo StrozziCardinal-Priest of Santa BalbinaCardinal, Archbishop of Aix, France
22 SepDiedRobert Warton (Parfew)Bishop of Hereford, England, Great Britain
27 Sep52.7DiedLeopoldo de AustriaBishop of Córdoba, Spain
1 OctAppointedGiovanni BeraldoBishop of Sant’Agata de’ Goti, Italy
AppointedDiego Fernández de Córdoba VelascoBishop of Calahorra y La Calzada, Spain
AppointedFilippo TornabuoniBishop of Sansepolcro (Borgo San Sepolcro), Italy
3 OctAppointedAntonio ZanettiAuxiliary Bishop of Civita Castellana e Orte, Italy
6 OctAppointedJohann Pennarius, O.F.M. †Auxiliary Bishop of Köln {Cologne}, Germany
AppointedJohann Pennarius, O.F.M. †Titular Bishop of CyreneAuxiliary Bishop of Köln {Cologne}, Germany
DiedJohn Salcot (Capon), O. Carm. †Bishop Emeritus of Bangor, Wales, Great Britain
ConfirmedAnton von SchaumbergArchbishop of Köln {Cologne}, GermanyArchbishop-Elect
11 Oct43.8InstalledAntonio Trivulzio (Jr.)Cardinal-Priest of Santi Giovanni e PaoloCardinal, Bishop of Toulon, France
19 OctDiedMartín Sarmiento de Osacastro, O.F.M. †Bishop of Tlaxcala (Puebla de los Angeles), México
14 NovOrdained BishopPierre DančsBishop of Lavaur, France
38.8Ordained PriestGeorg Fuchs von RügheimPriest of Bamberg, GermanyBishop
21 NovOrdained BishopJohn ChristophersonBishop of Chichester, England, Great Britain
28 Nov38.8Ordained BishopGeorg Fuchs von RügheimBishop of Bamberg, Germany
2 Dec38.9ResignedWilhelm von KettelerBishop-Elect of Münster, GermanyFormer Bishop-Elect
4 Dec49.1SelectedBernhard von RaesfeldBishop of Münster, GermanyFormer Bishop-Elect
7 DecAppointedOdoardo Gualandi (Galanti)Bishop of Cesena, ItalyBishop Emeritus
10 DecAppointedJuan Francisco de AguirreBishop of Crotone (Cotrone), ItalyBishop of Tropea, Italy
54.9AppointedBartolomé de Carranza y Miranda, O.P. †Archbishop of Toledo, Spain
AppointedAntonio Corrionero de BabilafuenteBishop of Almería, Spain
AppointedAndrés de la CuestaBishop of León, Spain
15 Dec40.8AppointedAntonio AgustínBishop of Alife, ItalyArchbishop of Tarragona, Spain
AppointedGiovanni Antonio della TolfaBishop of San Marco (Argentano), ItalyBishop Emeritus
AppointedFrancisco Guaresma, O.F.M. †Bishop of Tanger, Morocco
AppointedAngelo MassarelliBishop of Telese o Cerreto Sannita, Italy
AppointedCharles de Roucy-SissonneBishop of Soissons, France
18 Dec40.8Ordained PriestAntonio AgustínPriestArchbishop of Tarragona, Spain
19 Dec40.8Ordained BishopAntonio AgustínBishop of Alife, ItalyArchbishop of Tarragona, Spain
20 DecAppointedGaspar do Casal, O.S.A. †Bishop of Leiria, PortugalBishop of Coimbra, Portugal
49.0AppointedGregor VirneburgAuxiliary Bishop of Trier, Germany
49.0AppointedGregor VirneburgTitular Bishop of AzotusAuxiliary Bishop of Trier, Germany
21 Dec42.2Ordained BishopGianantonio CapizucchiCardinal, Bishop of Lodi, Italy
Ordained BishopGiovanni Antonio della TolfaBishop of San Marco (Argentano), ItalyBishop Emeritus
Ordained BishopOdoardo Gualandi (Galanti)Bishop of Cesena, ItalyBishop Emeritus
Ordained BishopAngelo MassarelliBishop of Telese o Cerreto Sannita, Italy
24 Dec50.2DiedDurante DurantiCardinal, Bishop of Brescia, Italy

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