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The Year of Our Lord 1921

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DateAgeEventBishopTitleCurrent Title
Mar48.5ResignedPietro Fumasoni BiondiApostolic Delegate to JapanCardinal, Prefect of the Congregation for Propagation of the Faith
1 MarBornTerence James CookeNew YorkCardinal, Archbishop of New York, New York, USA
55.5ResignedKaspar KleinVicar Apostolic of Anhalt, GermanyArchbishop of Paderborn, Germany
BornSpiridon MattarBeirut, LebanonBishop Emeritus of Nossa Senhora do Paraíso em São Paulo (Melkite Greek), Sao Paulo, Brazil
5 MarBornVartan Tekeyan, I.C.P.B. †AdanaBishop of Ispahan {Esfáan) (Armenian), Iran
6 Mar89.6DiedDomenico MarinangeliTitular Patriarch of Alexandria {Alessandria}
50.9Ordained BishopLouis Van Hoeck, S.J. †Bishop of Patna, IndiaBishop of Ranchi, India
7 Mar56.2Elevated to CardinalJuan Bautista Benlloch y VivóCardinal, Archbishop of Burgos, Spain
66.9AppointedVicente Casanova y MarzolCardinal, Archbishop of Granada, Spain
63.3AppointedFlorencio Cerviño y GonzálezBishop of Orense, Spain
55.6Elevated to CardinalDennis Joseph DoughertyCardinal, Archbishop of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
55.2AppointedJosé Juan de Jésus Herrera y PiñaArchbishop of Linares o Nueva León, Nuevo León, MéxicoArchbishop of Monterrey, Nuevo León, México
50.1AppointedLudwig Maria HugoCoadjutor Bishop of Mainz, GermanyBishop
50.1AppointedLudwig Maria HugoTitular Bishop of BubastisBishop of Mainz, Germany
60.3AppointedPietro La FontaineCardinal-Priest of Santi XII ApostoliCardinal, Patriarch of Venezia {Venice}, Italy
69.5AppointedFrancesco MorettiTitular Archbishop of Laodicea in SyriaBishop Emeritus of Terni e Narni, Italy
69.5ResignedFrancesco MorettiBishop of Terni e Narni, ItalyBishop Emeritus
60.6AppointedFrancis Edward Joseph MostynArchbishop of Cardiff, Wales, Great Britain
59.4AppointedBernardo PizzornoBishop of Luni, Sarzana e Brugnato, Italy
70.2Elevated to CardinalFrancesco RagonesiCardinal, Prefect of the Apostolic Signatura
58.0AppointedJohannes ScheifesAuxiliary Bishop of Münster, Germany
58.0AppointedJohannes ScheifesTitular Bishop of CestrusAuxiliary Bishop of Münster, Germany
49.5Elevated to CardinalKarl Joseph SchulteCardinal, Archbishop of Köln {Cologne}, Germany
52.0Elevated to CardinalMichael von FaulhaberCardinal, Archbishop of München und Freising {Munich}, Germany
52.4AppointedFrancisco de Asís Vidal y BarraquerCardinal-Priest of Santa SabinaCardinal, Archbishop of Tarragona, Spain
52.4Elevated to CardinalFrancisco de Asís Vidal y BarraquerCardinal, Archbishop of Tarragona, Spain
8 MarBornLuigi SpositoSorrento, ItalySecretary Emeritus of the Prefecture for the Economic Affairs of the Holy See
10 Mar53.8AppointedPietro BenedettiTitular Archbishop of TyrusApostolic Delegate Emeritus to Cuba
53.8AppointedPietro BenedettiApostolic Delegate to MéxicoApostolic Delegate Emeritus to Cuba
45.3AppointedGilles de Böck (Boeck), C.I.C.M. †Titular Bishop of AzotusVicar Apostolic of Lisala, Congo (Dem. Rep.)
44.2AppointedRafael Otón Castro y JiménezArchbishop of San José de Costa Rica
43.4AppointedMartino Chiolino, P.I.M.E. †Titular Bishop of CalamaVicar Apostolic Emeritus of Weihweifu, China
BornBernard Patrick DevlinYoughal, IrelandBishop Emeritus of Gibraltar
55.6AppointedDennis Joseph DoughertyCardinal-Priest of Santi Nereo ed AchilleoCardinal, Archbishop of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
54.3AppointedLouis-Justin Gumy, O.F.M. Cap. †Bishop of Port Victoria o SeychellesBishop Emeritus
53.6AppointedCharles-Albert-Joseph LecomteBishop of Amiens, France
52.7AppointedAntonio del Carmen Monestel y ZamoraBishop of Alajuela, Costa Rica
50.2AppointedAugustus John SchwertnerBishop of Wichita, Kansas, USA
49.5AppointedKarl Joseph SchulteCardinal-Priest of Santi Quattro CoronatiCardinal, Archbishop of Köln {Cologne}, Germany
69.8AppointedAntonín Cyril StojanArchbishop of Olomouc, Czech Republic
52.0AppointedMichael von FaulhaberCardinal-Priest of Sant’AnastasiaCardinal, Archbishop of München und Freising {Munich}, Germany
12 MarBornArgimiro Daniel Moure Piñeiro, S.D.B. †Mar del PlataBishop of Comodoro Rivadavia, Argentina
13 Mar38.5Ordained BishopBasilio Cattan, B.C. †Archbishop of Beirut and Jbeil {Bairut e Gibail} (Melkite Greek), LebanonArchbishop Emeritus
BornPhilippe Nguyên-Kim-DiênLong-DucArchbishop of Huê, Viet Nam
14 MarBornHippolytus Anthony Kunnunkal, O.F.M. Cap. †AllapuahaBishop Emeritus of Jammu-Srinagar, India
15 MarBornDominic Ðinh Huy QuangTu NêAuxiliary Bishop of Bac Ninh, Viet Nam
47.5AppointedJoaquim Ferreira de MelloBishop of Pelotas, Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil
BornCarlos José Santi Brugia, O.F.M. †Bishop of Matagalpa, Nicaragua
39.2AppointedSebastião Leme da Silveira CintraCoadjutor Archbishop of São Sebastião do Rio de Janeiro, BrazilCardinal, Archbishop
39.2AppointedSebastião Leme da Silveira CintraTitular Archbishop of PharsalusCardinal, Archbishop of São Sebastião do Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
18 Mar48.0AppointedGiovanni IaconoBishop of Caltanissetta, ItalyBishop Emeritus
25.3Ordained PriestDomenico ValeriiPriestBishop Emeritus of Marsi, Italy
19 Mar83.1DiedPierre-Marie BelmontBishop of Clermont, France
60.0InstalledSilviano Carrillo y CárdenasBishop of Sinaloa, México
40.1ResignedAchille GrimaldiBishop-Elect of Tricarico, ItalyFormer Bishop-Elect
64.6DiedTimoteo Hernández y MulasBishop of Guadix, Spain
62.0SucceededFrancisque- Jean-Etienne MarnasBishop of Clermont, France
22.5Ordained PriestSilvino MartínezPriest of San Juan de Cuyo, ArgentinaBishop of Rosario, Argentina
BornJoseph Nguyên Phung HiêuNinh BinhBishop of Hung Hoá, Viet Nam
BornGiovanni PisanuBolotanaBishop Emeritus of Ozieri, Italy
25.2Ordained PriestAlfonso Ródenas GarcíaPriestBishop of Almería, Spain
BornJoseph-Marie Trinh van-CanTrac But, Viet NamCardinal, Archbishop of Hà Nôi, Viet Nam
20 Mar23.1Ordained PriestJoão da Matha de Andrade e AmaralPriest of Nazaré, Pernambuco, BrazilBishop of Niterói (Nictheroy), Brazil
39.6AppointedHenri Michel Jean Buckx, S.C.I. †Apostolic Administrator of Finland {Finlandia}Vicar Apostolic Emeritus
BornFeliciano González AscanioGuatireBishop of Maracay, Venezuela
21 Mar60.3AppointedJean-Baptiste-Marie Budes de Guébriant, M.E.P. †Superior General of La Société des Missions Etrangères
50.6DiedConstant Philomène Jeanningros, M.E.P. †Coadjutor Vicar Apostolic of Eastern Cochin {Cocincina Orientale}, Viet NamVicar Apostolic
BornJosé Méndez AsensioVélez RubioArchbishop Emeritus of Granada, Spain
75.5DiedJoseph MüllerAuxiliary Bishop of Köln {Cologne}, Germany
22 MarBornGabriel BulletEstavayer-Le-LacAuxiliary Bishop Emeritus of Lausanne, Genève et Fribourg (Freiburg), Switzerland
24 MarBornEverardus Antonius M. Baaij, S.C.I. †Rotterdam, NetherlandsBishop Emeritus of Aliwal, South Africa
86.7DiedJames GibbonsCardinal, Archbishop of Baltimore, Maryland, USA
BornVittorio PiolaTalonno di Invorio InferioreBishop Emeritus of Biella, Italy
25 MarBornEdmund Joseph Fernando, O.M.I. †PitipanaBishop Emeritus of Badulla, Sri Lanka
BornJosé GomesErechimBishop Emeritus of Chapecó, Santa Catarina, Brazil
BornJohn McCormackMoyanaltyBishop Emeritus of Meath, Ireland
26 Mar23.0Ordained PriestGiuseppe Maggi, P.I.M.E. †Priest of Pontifical Institute for Foreign MissionsBishop of Hanzhong [Hanchung], China
25.8Ordained PriestPietro Massa, P.I.M.E. †Priest of Pontifical Institute for Foreign MissionsBishop of Nanyang [Nanyang], China
25.8Ordained PriestLuigi Santa, I.M.C. †Priest of Consolata MissionariesBishop of Rimini, Italy
29 MarBornRobert Chopard-Lallier, S.M.A. †Locle, SwitzerlandPrefect Emeritus of Parakou, Benin
30 MarBornPavel Mária Hnilica, S.J. †Unatin, SlovakiaTitular Bishop of Rusadus
BornJosé Trinidad Sepúlveda Ruiz-VelascoAtotonilco El AltoBishop Emeritus of San Juan de los Lagos, Jalisco, México
40.1Ordained BishopFrancis Joseph TiefBishop of Concordia, Kansas, USABishop Emeritus
31 MarBornStephen Nweke EzeanyaNnokwaArchbishop Emeritus of Onitsha, Nigeria
47.5AppointedFederico TedeschiniApostolic Nuncio to SpainCardinal, Datary of the Apostolic Datary
1 Apr79.2DiedVince PalunkoAuxiliary Bishop of Split-Makarska (Spalato-Macarska), Croatia
3 Apr22.5Ordained PriestJoseph GennangiPriestBishop Emeritus of Kamichlié (Armenian), Syria
69.9Ordained BishopAntonín Cyril StojanArchbishop of Olomouc, Czech Republic
5 AprBornLorenzo Michele Joseph Graziano, O.F.M. †Mount Vernon, NY, USABishop Emeritus of San Miguel, El Salvador
42.9AppointedFrancis VazhapillyVicar Apostolic of Trichur (Syro-Malabarese), IndiaBishop of Trichur (Syro-Malabarese), India
7 Apr42.9AppointedFrancis VazhapillyTitular Bishop of Philadelphia in LydiaBishop of Trichur (Syro-Malabarese), India
8 Apr80.6DiedPietro BerrutiBishop of Vigevano, Italy
80.2DiedWilliam Joseph WalshArchbishop of Dublin, Ireland
9 Apr47.5AppointedPaul-Jules-Narcisse RémondTitular Bishop of ClysmaBishop of Nice, France
10 Apr53.9Ordained BishopPietro BenedettiTitular Archbishop of TyrusApostolic Delegate Emeritus to Cuba
50.2Ordained BishopLudwig Maria HugoTitular Bishop of BubastisBishop of Mainz, Germany
47.5Ordained BishopFranciscus Hubertus Schraven, C.M. †Titular Bishop of AmyclaeVicar Apostolic of Chengting [Zhengding], China
11 AprBornArturo Salazar Mejia, O.A.R. †SalaminaBishop Emeritus of Pasto, Colombia
50.1AppointedWincenty TymienieckiBishop of Łódź, Poland
13 Apr34.7AppointedGiacomo CarabelliArchbishop of Siracusa, Italy
15 Apr50.2SucceededLudwig Maria HugoBishop of Mainz, Germany
62.8DiedGeorg Heinrich Maria KirsteinBishop of Mainz, Germany
16 Apr67.5DiedKarl Heinrich Johannes Willibrord Benzler, O.S.B. †Bishop Emeritus of Metz, France
BornRoberto Reinaldo Cáceres GonzálezBuenos AiresBishop Emeritus of Melo, Uruguay
17 Apr46.4Ordained BishopJoseph-Jean-Baptiste HalléTitular Bishop of PerrheVicar Apostolic Emeritus of Northern Ontario (Ontario-Nord), Canada
45.0Ordained BishopGiovanni Battista Federico VallegaArchbishop of Izmir (Smirne), Turkey
18 AprBornMiguel Roca CabanellasPalma de MallorcaArchbishop of Valencia, Spain
19 Apr63.9AppointedAmbrogio Damiano Achille RattiTitular Archbishop of AdanaPope (Roma {Rome}, Italy)
BornRoberto Tucci, S.J.Napoli, ItalyCardinal, Cardinal-Priest of Sant’Ignazio di Loyola a Campo Marzio
21 Apr59.9AppointedPasquale BerardiArchbishop of Gaeta, ItalyArchbishop Emeritus
BornMichel Hakim, B.S. †MaghdouchéArchbishop Emeritus of Saint-Sauveur de Montréal (Melkite Greek), Canada
23 AprBornCleto BellucciAnconaArchbishop Emeritus of Fermo, Italy
55.1AppointedFranz Rudolf BornewasserAuxiliary Bishop of Köln {Cologne}, GermanyBishop of Trier, Germany
55.1AppointedFranz Rudolf BornewasserTitular Bishop of BidaBishop of Trier, Germany
82.5DiedHenry GabrielsBishop of Ogdensburg, New York, USA
BornRogelio Sánchez GonzálezSan José de GraciaBishop Emeritus of Colima, México
24 Apr59.1InstalledSalvatore BellaBishop of Acireale, Italy
23.0Ordained PriestJerônimo MazzarottoPriest of Curitiba, BrazilAuxiliary Bishop Emeritus of Curitiba, Parana, Brazil
27.6Ordained PriestAngel Rodríguez Gamoneda, O.S.A. †Priest of Order of St. AugustineVicar Apostolic Emeritus of Iquitos, Peru
58.1Ordained BishopJohannes ScheifesTitular Bishop of CestrusAuxiliary Bishop of Münster, Germany
27 Apr50.3InstalledLudwig Maria HugoBishop of Mainz, Germany
28 Apr62.5AppointedJohann RafflBishop of Brixen {Bressanone}, Italy
30 Apr52.5AppointedEmmanuel Boleslaus LedvinaBishop of Corpus Christi, Texas, USABishop Emeritus
47.5AppointedFederico TedeschiniTitular Archbishop of NaupactusCardinal, Datary of the Apostolic Datary
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