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The Year of Our Lord 1888

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DateAgeEventBishopTitleCurrent Title
unknownBornGaudenzio Barlassina, I.M.C. †Prefect Emeritus of Kaffa, Ethiopia
27.0Ordained PriestDimitrios I (Joseph) Cadi (Kadi)PriestPatriarch of Antiochia {Antioch} (Melkite Greek), Syria
20.1Solemn ProfessedMauro Caruana, O.S.B. †Member of Order of Saint BenedictBishop of Malta
19.2ProfessedSimon Zhu Kai-min (Chu or Tsu Kai-min), S.J. †Member of Society of JesusBishop of Haimen [Haimen], China
22.8Ordained PriestFranz FellingerPriestAuxiliary Bishop of Jerusalem {Gerusalemme}, Palestine
23.0Ordained PriestJosé de Jesús Guzmán y SánchezPriestBishop of Ciudad Victoria-Tamaulipas, Tamaulipas, México
60.6DiedAndrija Ilić (Illiich)Bishop of Hvar (Lesina), Croatia
21.9DiedStefano A. IsraelianBishop of Karput (Armenian), Turkey
BornAthanasius (Ludwig) Merkle, O.C.S.O. †Abbot Emeritus
60.4DiedJosé Oliver y HurtadoBishop Emeritus of Pamplona (-Tudela), Spain
23.7Ordained PriestPierre PatauPriest of Perpignan-Elne, FranceAuxiliary Bishop Emeritus
70.6DiedGiovanni PieralliniArchbishop of Siena, Italy
BornNicolas Feodoravich RemovBishop
24.3Ordained PriestAugustin-Joseph-Marie SimeonePriest of Marseille, FranceBishop of Fréjus, France
26.5IncardinatedJohn Henry TihenPriest of Wichita, Kansas, USABishop Emeritus of Denver, Colorado, USA
76.8DiedLuis Tola y AvilésBishop Emeritus of Portoviejo (Porto Vecchio), Ecuador
14.6ProfessedSt. Luigi Versiglia, S.D.B. †Member of Salesians of Saint John BoscoVicar Apostolic of Shiuchow [Shaoguan], China
80.6DiedAntonio Tomás Iturralde (Yturralde)Bishop Emeritus of Ibarra, Ecuador
59.2DiedGiovanni Battista ZaccharianBishop of Artuin degli Armeni (Armenian), Turkey
23.2Ordained PriestLuigi ZaffaramiPriestBishop Emeritus of Todi, Italy
Jan81.7RetiredWilliam Bernard Ullathorne, O.S.B. †Bishop of Birmingham, England, Great BritainBishop Emeritus
1 JanBornJames Leen, C.S.Sp. †Abbeyfeale, IrelandBishop of Port-Louis, Mauritius
4 Jan66.0DiedJoaquín Guillermo GonzálezBishop Emeritus of Antioquía, Colombia
68.6DiedFrancesco Grassi FonsecaAuxiliary Bishop of Fermo, Italy
6 JanBornJean Larregain, M.E.P. †Saint-Pée-sur-Nivelle, FranceVicar Apostolic of Yünnanfu, China
BornEugene O’CallaghanLisseraw, CamloughBishop Emeritus of Clogher, Ireland
52.5InstalledManuel Santander y FrutosBishop of San Cristobal de la Habana, CubaBishop Emeritus
8 Jan23.2Ordained PriestFriedrich (Gustav) PifflPriest of Wien {Vienna}, AustriaCardinal, Archbishop
9 Jan55.7AppointedThomas McGovernBishop of Harrisburg, Pennsylvania, USA
10 JanBornOreste RauziBrezAuxiliary Bishop of Trento, Italy
11 Jan79.2DiedIldefonse-René Dordillon, SS.CC. †Vicar Apostolic of Marquesas Islands {Isole Marchesi}, French Polynesia, Pacific (Oceania)
13 Jan48.6AppointedAntonio Adolfo Pérez y AguilarBishop of San Salvador, El SalvadorArchbishop of San Salvador, El Salvador
18 Jan60.8Ordained BishopHenry O’CallaghanBishop of Hexham and Newcastle, England, Great BritainBishop Emeritus
19 JanBornErnesto RuffiniSan Benedetto PoCardinal, Archbishop of Palermo, Italy
20 Jan66.4DiedVictoriano Guisasola y RodríguezArchbishop of Santiago de Compostela, Spain
69.7DiedGiuseppe Maria Maragioglio, O.F.M. Cap. †Bishop of Patti, Italy
22 JanBornMarcolino Esmeraldo de Souza DantasInhambupeArchbishop of Natal, Rio Grande do Norte, Brazil
25 Jan53.6Ordained BishopPierre-Emmanuel-Dieudonné BouvierBishop of Tarentaise, France
80.1DiedDomenico Maria GelminiBishop of Lodi, Italy
61.9Ordained BishopJoseph WeylandBishop of Fulda, Germany
26 JanBornJohannes BydolekHannover-LindenAuxiliary Bishop of Hildesheim, Germany
27 JanBornJohannes Baptist NeuhäuslerEisenhofenAuxiliary Bishop of München und Freising {Munich}, Germany
28 Jan60.0DiedDominique RacineBishop of Chicoutimi, Québec, Canada
29 Jan48.2Ordained BishopEdmond-Frédéric FuzetBishop of Saint-Denis-de-La RéunionArchbishop of Rouen, France
60.9Ordained BishopJacques-Théodore LamarcheBishop of Quimper [Cornouailles](-Léon), France
2 Feb22.1ProfessedThomas (Franz Xaver) Spreiter, O.S.B. †Member of Order of Saint BenedictVicar Apostolic Emeritus of Eshowe, South Africa
3 Feb64.9Ordained BishopLouis-Victor-Emile BougaudBishop of Laval, France
40.7AppointedCamillo Siciliano di RendeApostolic Administrator of Lucera, ItalyCardinal, Archbishop of Benevento, Italy
4 Feb80.1AppointedSevero GarciaTitular Archbishop of Chalcis in SyriaBishop Emeritus of Tunja, Colombia
38.6AppointedLeo Michael Haid, O.S.B. †Vicar Apostolic of North Carolina, USA
38.6AppointedLeo Michael Haid, O.S.B. †Titular Bishop of MesseneVicar Apostolic of North Carolina, USA
BornDemetrio MoscatoGallinaArchbishop of Salerno (-Acerno), Italy
45.7ResignedHenry Pinckney NorthropVicar Apostolic of North Carolina, USABishop of Charleston, South Carolina, USA
5 Feb24.4Ordained PriestMichael HigginsPriest of Tuam, IrelandAuxiliary Bishop
8 Feb45.3Ordained BishopLouis-Henri-Joseph LuçonBishop of Belley, FranceCardinal, Archbishop of Reims, France
10 FebBornAlfredo PaciniCampannoriCardinal, Official of the Roman Curia - Other
BornPietro SfairKlaihatTitular Archbishop of Nisibis dei Maroniti
11 Feb74.2DiedLuigi CorsaniBishop of Fiesole, Italy
13 Feb73.3DiedJohn Baptist LamyArchbishop Emeritus of Santa Fe, New Mexico, USA
85.4DiedCosme Marrodán y RubioBishop of Tarazona, Spain
53.2AppointedSerafino VannutelliPrefect of the Congregation for Indulgences and RelicsCardinal, Prefect of the Congregation of Ceremonies
BornJean-Julien Weber, P.S.S. †LutterbachBishop Emeritus of Strasbourg, France
14 Feb60.6DiedVincenzo SerarcangeliBishop of Foligno, Italy
15 Feb49.8AppointedEdward IlsleyBishop of Birmingham, England, Great BritainArchbishop Emeritus of Birmingham, England, Great Britain
17 FebBornElie-Antoine DurandRevelBishop of Montauban, France
71.7DiedMichele MautoneBishop of Nardò, Italy
19 Feb64.1DiedEugenio LuzziBishop of Todi, Italy
20 FebBornAntonio RoccaBuenos AiresAuxiliary Bishop Emeritus of Buenos Aires, Argentina
21 Feb37.4AppointedJohn LysterBishop of Achonry, Ireland
40.9AppointedEdward MacGennisBishop of Kilmore, Ireland
31.2AppointedPatrick Joseph O’DonnellBishop of Raphoe, IrelandCardinal, Archbishop of Armagh, Ireland
33.0AppointedPierre-Ferdinand-Adrien Simon, M.E.P. †Vicar Apostolic of Northern Burma {Birmania Settentrionale}, Myanmar
33.0AppointedPierre-Ferdinand-Adrien Simon, M.E.P. †Titular Bishop of DometiopolisVicar Apostolic of Northern Burma {Birmania Settentrionale}, Myanmar
22 Feb26.1Ordained DeaconAntonio Vicente Arenas y RuedaDeacon of Socorro, ColombiaBishop
24 Feb45.3InstalledLouis-Henri-Joseph LuçonBishop of Belley, FranceCardinal, Archbishop of Reims, France
22.6Ordained PriestAlbino PellaPriest of Biella, ItalyBishop of Casale Monferrato, Italy
25 Feb23.7Ordained PriestPeter Emmanuel AmigoPriestBishop of Southwark, England, Great Britain
26.1Ordained PriestAntonio Vicente Arenas y RuedaPriest of Socorro, ColombiaBishop
23.2Ordained PriestJuan Bautista Benlloch y VivóPriest of Valencia, SpainCardinal, Archbishop of Burgos, Spain
25.3Ordained PriestGiovanni Oberti, Sch. P. †Priest of Order of the Pious SchoolsBishop of Saluzzo, Italy
28 Feb53.0AppointedJohn JanssenBishop of Belleville, Illinois, USA
39.7AppointedJames RyanBishop of Alton, Illinois, USA
29 FebBornDomenico TardiniRomaCardinal, Secretary of State
4 Mar51.6AppointedAntonio Maria De PolBishop of Vicenza, Italy
85.1DiedBl. Giovanni Antonio FarinaBishop of Vicenza, Italy
5 MarBornSebastian Grossrubatscher (Großrubatscher), O.F.M. †Pufels, ItalyPrefect of Lingling [Yungchow], China
81.1SucceededJames Lynch, C.M. †Bishop of Kildare and Leighlin, Ireland
84.7DiedJames WalsheBishop of Kildare and Leighlin, Ireland
7 MarBornJohn Francis Eich, O.S.F.S. †Ensheim, GermanyVicar Apostolic of Great Namaqualand, Namibia
8 Mar53.9DiedWłodzimierz CzackiCardinal, Apostolic Nuncio to France
11 Mar26.8Ordained PriestAntoni LaubitzPriest of Gniezno e Poznań, PolandAuxiliary Bishop
55.9Ordained BishopThomas McGovernBishop of Harrisburg, Pennsylvania, USA
14 Mar69.8ResignedFrancesco Converti, O.F.M. †Archbishop of Reggio Calabria, ItalyArchbishop Emeritus
15 Mar65.3DiedJacques-Edne-Henri-Philadelphe Bellot des MinièresBishop of Poitiers, France
16 Mar45.8DiedJean-Baptiste-Frézal Charbonnier, M. Afr. †Vicar Apostolic of Tanganika, Tanzania
69.8AppointedFrancesco Converti, O.F.M. †Titular Archbishop of Heraclea in EuropaArchbishop Emeritus of Reggio Calabria, Italy
42.4AppointedGennaro PortanovaCardinal, Archbishop of Reggio Calabria, Italy
17 Mar25.0Ordained PriestRobert BürklerPriest of Sankt Gallen, SwitzerlandBishop
27.1Ordained PriestMiguel Claro VásquezPriest of Santiago de ChileAuxiliary Bishop
22.7Ordained PriestGiorgio Francesco DelrioPriestArchbishop of Oristano, Italy
22.6Ordained PriestJoseph-Guillaume-Laurent ForbesPriest of Montréal, Québec, CanadaArchbishop of Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
22.3Ordained PriestLeopoldo Ruiz y FlóresPriestArchbishop of Morelia, Michoacán, México
62.0DiedPasquale Vuičić (Vujcic), O.F.M. †Vicar Apostolic of Bosnia (Bosna), Croatia
18 Mar86.8DiedRuggero Blundo, O.S.B. †Bishop of Cefalù, Italy
53.5SucceededGaetano d’AlessandroBishop of Cefalù, ItalyBishop Emeritus
19 MarBornWilliam Joseph HafeySpringfield, MABishop of Scranton, Pennsylvania, USA
BornJoseph Basil RoperWarrnamboolBishop Emeritus of Toowoomba, Australia
22 MarBornJohn Joseph LonerganSouth MelbourneBishop-Elect of Port Augusta, Australia
57.5SelectedGaudêncio José PereiraArchbishop (Personal Title) of Portalegre, PortugalBishop
23 Mar47.9AppointedFélix-Nicolas-Joseph Midon, M.E.P. †Vicar Apostolic of Central JapanBishop of Osaka, Japan
47.9AppointedFélix-Nicolas-Joseph Midon, M.E.P. †Titular Bishop of CaesaropolisBishop of Osaka, Japan
39.3AppointedLouis-Hippolyte-Aristide Raguit, M.E.P. †Vicar Apostolic of Manchuria {Manciuria}, China
39.3AppointedLouis-Hippolyte-Aristide Raguit, M.E.P. †Titular Bishop of Traianopolis in PhrygiaVicar Apostolic of Manchuria {Manciuria}, China
24 Mar57.1SelectedFirmin-Léon-Joseph RenouardBishop of Limoges, France
26 MarBornPavao ButoracPerastBishop of Dubrovnik (Ragusa), Croatia
30 Mar61.2DiedTommaso Maria Martinelli, O.S.A. †Bishop of Sabina (-Farfa), ItalyCardinal, Prefect of the Roman Curia - Other
31 Mar24.9Ordained PriestGiosuè CattarossiPriest of Udine, ItalyBishop of Belluno e Feltre, Italy
23.0Ordained PriestAlessandro VerdePriest of Aversa, ItalyCardinal, Official Emeritus of the Roman Curia - Other
2 Apr72.6DiedMichele Milella, O.P. †Bishop of Teramo, Italy
3 Apr31.3Ordained BishopPatrick Joseph O’DonnellBishop of Raphoe, IrelandCardinal, Archbishop of Armagh, Ireland
6 Apr58.6AppointedPlacido Maria Schiaffino, O.S.B. †Cardinal, Prefect of the Congregation of the Index
8 Apr37.5Ordained BishopJohn LysterBishop of Achonry, Ireland
23.0Ordained PriestSouleyman Moussa SabbaghPriestArchbishop of Diarbekir (Amida) (Chaldean), Turkey
9 AprBornJoseph FerchePschowAuxiliary Bishop of Köln {Cologne}, Germany
70.8ResignedFrancesco GiampaoloBishop of Larino, ItalyBishop Emeritus
13 AprBornGiovanni Maria Emilio Castellani, O.F.M. †Civitella, ItalyOfficial of the Secretariat of State
59.6DiedMichele Seri-MoliniBishop of Osimo e Cingoli, Italy
14 Apr73.8DiedJoseph Sadoc Alemany y Conill, O.P. †Archbishop Emeritus of San Francisco, California, USA
15 Apr48.3Ordained BishopArsenio del Campo y Monasterio, O.S.A. †Bishop of Nueva Caceres, PhilippinesBishop Emeritus
23.0Ordained PriestJosé Antonio Lezcano y OrtegaPriestArchbishop of Managua, Nicaragua
88.2DiedLuigi Margarita, C.M. †Bishop of Oria, Italy
41.0Ordained BishopEdward MacGennisBishop of Kilmore, Ireland
16 Apr39.4Ordained BishopValeriano Menéndez y CondeTitular Bishop of TamasusArchbishop of Valencia, Spain
17 Apr47.7SelectedKároly HornigCardinal, Bishop of Veszprém, Hungary
22 AprBornCarlo AgostiniSan Martino di LupariPatriarch of Venezia {Venice}, Italy
25 Apr53.1Ordained BishopJohn JanssenBishop of Belleville, Illinois, USA
BornMarco II KhouzamAkhimPatriarch of Alexandria {Alessandria} (Coptic), Egypt
49.1AppointedLouis-Callixte Lasserre, O.F.M. Cap. †Vicar Apostolic of Aden, YemenVicar Apostolic Emeritus of Arabia, Yemen
BornHugh Edward RyanKyabramBishop Emeritus of Townsville, Australia
26 AprBornCleto Loayza GumielSucreBishop of Potosí, Bolivia
27 Apr63.3AppointedJan Ignacy KorytkowskiAuxiliary Bishop of Gniezno e Poznań, PolandAuxiliary Bishop-Elect
63.3AppointedJan Ignacy KorytkowskiTitular Bishop of Hermopolis MaiorAuxiliary Bishop-Elect of Gniezno e Poznań, Poland
AppointedJacques-Michel NaamoTitular Archbishop of Bassorah {Basra} (Chaldean), IraqArchbishop Emeritus of Seert (Chaldean), Turkey
ResignedJacques-Michel NaamoBishop of Seert (Chaldean), TurkeyArchbishop Emeritus
82.0AppointedWilliam Bernard Ullathorne, O.S.B. †Titular Archbishop of CabasaBishop Emeritus of Birmingham, England, Great Britain
28 Apr60.4DiedJosé Maríe del Refugio Guerra y AlvaBishop of Zacatecas, México
60.2DiedAntonio SbrolliBishop Emeritus of Sovana e Pitigliano, Italy
22.5Ordained PriestTommaso Valerio Valeri, O.F.M. †Priest of Order of Friars MinorArchbishop Emeritus of Brindisi, Italy
29 AprBornPierre-Auguste-Marie-Joseph DouillardPuiset-DoréBishop Emeritus of Soissons (-Laon-Saint-Quentin), France
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