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The Year of Our Lord 1599

Bishop Events

January to June


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DateAgeEventBishopTitleCurrent Title
unknownAppointedMartim Afonso de MeloBishop of Lamego, Portugal
BornJuan Aguirre y GorozpeTecamachalcoBishop of Durango, México
BornFrancisco Araújo, O.P. †Verín CompostellanBishop Emeritus of Segovia, Spain
BornBernardo Atayde de Lima PereraLisboaBishop of Ávila, Spain
DiedGérard BellengerBishop of Fréjus, France
AppointedAlbert de BelličvreArchbishop of Lyon, FranceArchbishop Emeritus
BornPietro Maria BorgheseSiena, ItalyCardinal, Cardinal-Deacon of San Crisogono
DiedGiovanni Leonardo BottiglieriBishop of Lettere (-Gragnano), Italy
DiedLelio BrancaccioArchbishop of Taranto, Italy
DiedGiulio CaraccioloBishop of Cassano all’Jonio, Italy
BornGiuseppe CaroBisinianenBishop of Ruvo (Ruo)(di Puglia), Italy
BornFilippo CasoniSarzanaBishop of Borgo San Donnino, Italy
32.0Ordained PriestDiego Correia Valente, S.J. †Priest of Society of JesusBishop of Funay (Funai), Japan
BornPedro de Reina MaldonadoLima, PeruBishop-Elect of Santiago de Cuba
BornPietro Paolo de’ Rustici, O.S.B. †NapoliBishop of Isernia, Italy
55.8ResignedPierre de Villars (II)Archbishop of Vienne, FranceArchbishop Emeritus
AppointedJérôme de VillarsArchbishop of Vienne, France
52.8ResignedAnne d’Escars de Givry (de Pérusse), O.S.B. †Bishop of Lisieux, FranceCardinal, Bishop of Metz, France
BornFrancesco de EstradaMontilla, SpainArchbishop of Brindisi, Italy
BornFrancesco FalabellaLagoni PolicastroArchbishop of Santa Severina, Italy
65.0ResignedAlessandro de Franceschi, O.P. †Bishop of Forli, ItalyBishop Emeritus
BornGuglielmo GaddiFori LiviiBishop of Bisceglie, Italy
32.0Ordained PriestBaccio GherardiniPriestBishop of Fiesole, Italy
BornPedro de Godoy, O.P. †Aldeanueva de la VeraBishop of Sigüenza, Spain
54.0ResignedJuan Pedro González de Mendoza, O.S.A. †Bishop of Lipari, ItalyBishop of Popayán, Colombia
BornFranciszek Dołmat IsajkowskiBishop of Smoleńsk, Poland
BornCristóbal Pérez Lazarraga y Maneli Viana, O. Cist. †Madrid, SpainBishop of Cartagena, Colombia
DiedNicolň MascardiBishop of Accia and Mariana, France
BornGirolamo MelziMediolanenBishop of Pavia, Italy
DiedJaime Miguel MiguélezBishop of Mottola (Motula), Italy
ResignedTadeo O’Farrell (MacEoga), O.P. †Auxiliary Bishop of Sigüenza, SpainBishop of Clonfert, Ireland
BornAmico PaniciMacerataeBishop of Recanati e Loreto, Italy
DiedStanislav PavlovskýBishop of Olomouc (Olmütz), Czech Republic
DiedFrancesco Maria PiccolominiBishop of Montalcino, Italy
ResignedBasile Pignatelli, C.R. †Bishop of L’Aquila, ItalyBishop Emeritus
BornFrancisco Roger, O.P. †BarcelonaBishop of Solsona, Spain
Ordained PriestPhilippus RoveniusPriestVicar Apostolic of Batavia (Holland Mission), Netherlands
55.0DiedFrancesco ScottiBishop of Termoli, Italy
BornJohannes ThuanusGrosottoBishop of Wiener Neustadt, Austria
BornGirolamo VerospiRomeCardinal, Bishop of Osimo, Italy
DiedClaudio VicoBishop of Strongoli, Italy
ResignedMarcantonio Visia (Vitia)Bishop of Vercelli, ItalyBishop Emeritus
DiedJózef WereszczyńskiBishop of Kyiv (Kijów), Ukraine
24.0Ordained PriestAugust Wiederin von OttersbachPriestPrefect of Meißen (Meissen) {Lusazia o Lausitz; Sassonia}, Germany
DiedGiovanni Francesco ZagordoBishop of Belcastro, Italy
BornFrancisco de Zapata y MendozaMadridBishop of Coria, Spain
8 Jan51.0AppointedFrancisco de Ávila GuzmánCardinal, Cardinal-Priest of Santa Croce in Gerusalemme
58.0AppointedFernando Nińo de GuevaraCardinal-Priest of Santi Silvestro e Martino ai MontiCardinal, Archbishop of Sevilla {Seville}, Spain
9 Jan58.7DiedPierre d’EspinacArchbishop of Lyon, France
10 JanOrdained BishopCamillo Beccio, O.S.A. †Bishop of Acqui, Italy
13 JanBornFrançois de Lorraine-ChalignyFougčresFormer Bishop-Elect of Verdun, France
AppointedLeonardo MocenigoBishop of Ceneda, Italy
17 JanDiedAntoine Hébrard de Saint-SulpiceBishop of Cahors, France
20 Jan19.1ProfessedLuis de Cańizares, O.M. †Member of Order of the MinimsBishop of Comayagua, Honduras
21 Jan49.9DiedAnton von SchaumbergBishop-Elect of Minden, Germany
22 Jan48.5DiedSilvio SavelliCardinal, Cardinal-Priest of Santa Maria in Via
24 Jan24.1Ordained PriestDenis Stoffels (Christophori)PriestBishop of Brugge {Bruges}, Belgium
1 Feb41.1AppointedJoăo de BragançaBishop of Viseu, Portugal
58.1AppointedFeliciano FigueroaBishop of Segorbe, Spain
AppointedDiego González SamaniegoBishop of Mondońedo, Spain
AppointedVittorino Mansi, O.S.B. †Bishop of Castellammare di Stabia, ItalyBishop of Ariano, Italy
60.1AppointedLorenzo Asensio Otaduy AvendańoBishop of Ávila, Spain
51.1AppointedJorge Queimada, O.S.A. †Auxiliary Bishop of Braga, Portugal
51.1AppointedJorge Queimada, O.S.A. †Titular Bishop of FezAuxiliary Bishop of Braga, Portugal
46.1AppointedOnofre ReartBishop of Elne, FranceBishop Emeritus of Gerona, Spain
AppointedFrancisco Velarde de la CuencaArchbishop of Messina, Italy
4 Feb43.7SelectedJohann Philipp von GebsattelBishop of Bamberg, GermanyBishop-Elect
7 FebOrdained BishopVittorino Mansi, O.S.B. †Bishop of Castellammare di Stabia, ItalyBishop of Ariano, Italy
11 FebBornHenryk FirlejDemluzaBishop of Poznań, Poland
13 FebBornFabio ChigiSienaPope (Roma {Rome}, Italy)
14 FebOrdained BishopFrancisco Velarde de la CuencaArchbishop of Messina, Italy
15 FebDiedClaude-André d’OrmyBishop of Boulogne (-Sur-Mer), France
17 Feb58.1AppointedPedro Castro NeroBishop of Lugo, SpainArchbishop of Valencia, Spain
AppointedTommaso Monti, C.R. †Bishop of Crotone (Cotrone), Italy
AppointedToma Ursini, O.F.M. †Archbishop of Bar (Antivari), Montenegro
19 Feb59.1ResignedBonawentura HahnBishop-Elect of Wrocław (Breslau), PolandFormer Bishop-Elect
22 Feb65.1DiedGarcia de Loaysa GironArchbishop of Toledo, Spain
MarBornLorenzo Díaz de Encinas, O. Carm. †Toledo, SpainBishop of Ugento, Italy
3 Mar58.2Elevated to CardinalSilvio AntonianoCardinal, Cardinal-Priest of San Salvatore in Lauro
56.4Elevated to CardinalSt. Roberto Francesco Romolo Bellarmino, S.J. †Cardinal, Archbishop Emeritus of Capua, Italy
28.2Elevated to CardinalBonifazio Bevilacqua AldobrandiniCardinal, Cardinal-Bishop of Frascati
47.7Elevated to CardinalBonviso BonvisiCardinal, Archbishop of Bari (-Canosa), Italy
30.8Elevated to CardinalAlessandro d’EsteCardinal, Bishop of Reggio Emilia, Italy
19.0Elevated to CardinalGiovanni Battista DetiCardinal, Cardinal-Bishop of Ostia (e Velletri)
28.5Elevated to CardinalFranz Seraph von DietrichsteinCardinal, Archbishop of Olomouc (Olmütz), Czech Republic
61.6Elevated to CardinalArnaud d’OssatCardinal, Bishop of Bayeux, France
24.4Elevated to CardinalFrançois d’Escoubleau de SourdisCardinal, Archbishop of Bordeaux, France
52.9Elevated to CardinalBernardo Sandoval RojasCardinal, Archbishop of Toledo, Spain
63.7Elevated to CardinalDomenico ToschiCardinal, Bishop Emeritus of Tivoli, Italy
47.2Elevated to CardinalAlfonso Visconti, C.O. †Cardinal, Bishop of Spoleto, Italy
45.2Elevated to CardinalPaolo Emilio ZacchiaCardinal, Bishop of Corneto (Tarquinia) e Montefiascone, Italy
7 Mar47.2InstalledAlfonso Visconti, C.O. †Cardinal-Priest of San Giovanni a Porta LatinaCardinal, Bishop of Spoleto, Italy
10 Mar46.5AppointedCamillo BorgheseCardinal-Priest of Santi Giovanni e PaoloPope (Roma {Rome}, Italy)
Ordained BishopPaul Hurault de l’HospitalArchbishop of Aix, France
AppointedRaymundus de RouchonBishop of Saint-Flour, France
AppointedBonaventura Secusio, O.F.M. †Titular Patriarch of ConstantinopleBishop of Catania, Italy
14 Mar59.2Ordained BishopJean du Bec (-Crespin)Bishop of Saint-Malo, France
Ordained BishopBonaventura Secusio, O.F.M. †Titular Patriarch of ConstantinopleBishop of Catania, Italy
17 Mar58.2InstalledSilvio AntonianoCardinal, Cardinal-Priest of San Salvatore in Lauro
56.5InstalledSt. Roberto Francesco Romolo Bellarmino, S.J. †Cardinal-Priest of Santa Maria in ViaCardinal, Archbishop Emeritus of Capua, Italy
28.2InstalledBonifazio Bevilacqua AldobrandiniCardinal-Priest of Sant’AnastasiaCardinal, Cardinal-Bishop of Frascati
47.7InstalledBonviso BonvisiCardinal-Deacon of Santi Vito, Modesto e CrescenziaCardinal, Archbishop of Bari (-Canosa), Italy
39.2AppointedBertrand d’Eschaux (de Chaux)Bishop of Bayonne, FranceArchbishop of Tours, France
19.1InstalledGiovanni Battista DetiCardinal-Deacon of Sant’Adriano al ForoCardinal, Cardinal-Bishop of Ostia (e Velletri)
28.6AppointedFranz Seraph von DietrichsteinCardinal-Priest of San Silvestro in CapiteCardinal, Archbishop of Olomouc (Olmütz), Czech Republic
61.7InstalledArnaud d’OssatCardinal-Priest of Sant’EusebioCardinal, Bishop of Bayeux, France
44.8AppointedBenedetto GiustinianiCardinal-Priest of Santa PriscaCardinal, Cardinal-Bishop of Porto e Santa Rufina
AppointedFrançois Rouxel de MédavyBishop of Lisieux, France
63.8InstalledDomenico ToschiCardinal-Priest of San Pietro in MontorioCardinal, Bishop Emeritus of Tivoli, Italy
45.2InstalledPaolo Emilio ZacchiaCardinal-Priest of San MarcelloCardinal, Bishop of Corneto (Tarquinia) e Montefiascone, Italy
21 MarBornFrancisco de Gamboa, O.S.A. †San SebastiánArchbishop of Zaragoza, Spain
27 Mar24.1Ordained PriestGiovanni Tommaso Eustachio, C.O. †Priest of Confederation of Oratorians of St. Philip NeriBishop Emeritus of Larino, Italy
29 MarAppointedGiuseppe de RossiBishop of L’Aquila, ItalyArchbishop of Acerenza e Matera, Italy
30.4AppointedJuan Esteban (Giovanni Stefano) Ferrero, O. Cist. †Bishop of Vercelli, Italy
AprResignedOttavio AbbiosiBishop of Pistoia, ItalyBishop Emeritus
19 Apr29.2ConfirmedHeinrich von KnöringenBishop of Augsburg, Germany
AppointedFulvio PasseriniBishop of Pistoia, Italy
53.0AppointedBernardo Sandoval RojasCardinal, Archbishop of Toledo, Spain
24 AprDiedDiego Aponte Quińones, O.S. †Bishop of Málaga, Spain
May29.2Ordained PriestHeinrich von KnöringenPriest of Augsburg, GermanyBishop
1 May30.5Ordained BishopJuan Esteban (Giovanni Stefano) Ferrero, O. Cist. †Bishop of Vercelli, Italy
74.3DiedJohann von SchönenbergArchbishop of Trier, Germany
2 May58.3Ordained BishopFeliciano FigueroaBishop of Segorbe, Spain
5 May42.3SelectedPaweł AlbertBishop of Wrocław (Breslau), PolandBishop-Elect
AppointedKrzysztof KazimirskiBishop of Kyiv (Kijów), Ukraine
AppointedAntonius Vespoli, C.R. †Coadjutor Bishop of Potenza, Italy
AppointedAntonius Vespoli, C.R. †Titular Bishop of Dragobitia (Drago)Coadjutor Bishop of Potenza, Italy
21 MayAppointedTommaso VanniniBishop of Avellino e Frigento, Italy
26 May28.8AppointedFranz Seraph von DietrichsteinCardinal, Archbishop of Olomouc (Olmütz), Czech Republic
29 May35.4Ordained BishopPietro Giorgio OdescalchiBishop of Alessandria (della Paglia), ItalyBishop of Vigevano, Italy
30 May46.4Ordained BishopOnofre ReartBishop of Elne, FranceBishop Emeritus of Gerona, Spain
Jun53.0Ordained BishopAlfonso de la Mota y EscobarBishop of Guadalajara, Jalisco, MéxicoBishop of Tlaxcala (Puebla de los Angeles), México
39.1DiedGuido PepoliCardinal, Cardinal-Priest of San Pietro in Montorio
4 Jun40.4AppointedFrançois de DonadieuBishop of Auxerre, France
AppointedJános KutasyArchbishop of Esztergom, Hungary
5 JunDiedSinolfo BenciBishop of Montepulciano, Italy
24.3Ordained PriestPierre Bérulle, C.O.I. †Priest of Société de l’Oratoire de JésusCardinal, Superior General
13 Jun29.4Ordained BishopHeinrich von KnöringenBishop of Augsburg, Germany
47.8Ordained PriestLothar von MetternichPriest of Trier, GermanyArchbishop
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