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The Year of Our Lord 1930

Bishop Events

January to February


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DateAgeEventBishopTitleCurrent Title
unknownBornAmbroise Uma Arakayo AmabeBishop of Isiro-Niangara, Congo (Dem. Rep.)
DiedGiuseppe Balbo, I.M.C. †Prefect of Meru, Kenya
DiedFedele da Montclar, O.F.M. Cap. †Prefect of Caquetá, Colombia
38.0ResignedMattias Eder, O.S.F.S. †Prefect of Great Namaqualand, NamibiaPrefect Emeritus
BornPeter KurongkuArchbishop of Port Moresby, Papua New Guinea
45.9ResignedDominic Langenbacher, C.P. †Prefect of Shenchow, ChinaPrefect Emeritus
DiedLuigi Lempereur, C.S.Sp. †Prefect of Northern Katanga {Katanga Settentrionale}, Congo (Dem. Rep.)
DiedDomenico Maria Maillet, O.P. †Prefect of Lang Són et Cao Bang, Viet Nam
BornRaymond MwanyikaBishop Emeritus of Njombe, Tanzania
BornEmile NjeruAuxiliary Bishop of Eldoret, Kenya
ResignedJoseph Donatien Plissonneau, S.C.I. †Prefect of Foumban, CameroonPrefect Emeritus
29.0Ordained PriestStanslaus Skutans, M.I.C. †Priest of Congregation of Marian Fathers of the Immaculate Conception of the Most Blessed Virgin MarySuperior General Emeritus
62.3ResignedAdriaan SmetsApostolic Delegate to PersiaApostolic Delegate Emeritus
18.0ProfessedHenry Systermans, SS.CC. †Member of Congregation of the Sacred Hearts of Jesus and MarySuperior General Emeritus
21.6ProfessedDominic Tang Yee-ming, S.J. †Member of Society of JesusArchbishop of Guangzhou [Canton], China
1 JanBornManuel Eguiguren Galarraga, O.F.M. †Auxiliary Bishop Emeritus of El Beni o Beni, Bolivia
BornAndrea Maria Erba, B. †Bishop Emeritus of Velletri-Segni, Italy
2 JanBornDonat ChiassonArchbishop Emeritus of Moncton, New Brunswick, Canada
77.8AppointedGennaro CosenzaTitular Archbishop of CyrrhusArchbishop Emeritus of Capua, Italy
77.8RetiredGennaro CosenzaArchbishop of Capua, ItalyArchbishop Emeritus
57.2InstalledJosé de Jesús López y GonzálezBishop of Aguascalientes, México
3 Jan65.2DiedGiuseppe Antonio CarusoBishop Emeritus of Oppido Mamertina, Italy
5 Jan54.9InstalledRuggero BovelliArchbishop of Ferrara, Italy
6 Jan52.3Ordained BishopJean-Joseph-Aimé MoussaronTitular Bishop of LamiaArchbishop of Albi (-Castres-Lavaur), France
7 JanBornArnaldo RibeiroArchbishop Emeritus of Ribeirão Preto, Sao Paulo, Brazil
9 Jan42.3AppointedAssuero Teofano Bassi, S.X. †Prefect of Loyang [Luoyang], ChinaBishop of Luoyang [Loyang], China
43.0AppointedFrédéric Marie Blessing, O.S.C. †Prefect of Bondo, Congo (Dem. Rep.)Vicar Apostolic Emeritus of Bondo, Congo (Dem. Rep.)
64.3AppointedArthur HinsleyTitular Archbishop of SardesCardinal, Archbishop of Westminster, England, Great Britain
64.3AppointedArthur HinsleyApostolic Delegate to Africa for the MissionsCardinal, Archbishop of Westminster, England, Great Britain
54.2AppointedHeribert Aloysius Theodor Winkler, S.D.S. †Superior of Shaowu [Shaowu], ChinaSuperior Emeritus
10 Jan43.9AppointedEmiliano Giuseppe Lonati, O.F.M. Cap. †Prelate of São José do Grajaú, BrazilPrelate Emeritus
43.9AppointedEmiliano Giuseppe Lonati, O.F.M. Cap. †Titular Bishop of Epiphania in CiliciaPrelate Emeritus of São José do Grajaú, Brazil
12 Jan53.6InstalledMaurilio Fossati, O.Ss.G.C. †Archbishop of Sassari, ItalyCardinal, Archbishop of Torino {Turin}, Italy
13 Jan45.0AppointedDenis P. O’ConnorBishop of Peterborough, Ontario, Canada
14 JanBornJames Masilamony Arul DasArchbishop of Madras and Mylapore (Meliapor), India
57.4Ordained BishopVirgile-Joseph BéguinBishop of Belley, FranceArchbishop of Auch (-Condom-Lectoure-Lombez), France
BornBruno TommasiArchbishop Emeritus of Lucca, Italy
16 Jan64.4AppointedAugstín Barrere, F.M.I. †Bishop of Tucumán, Argentina
BornTadeusz Józef ZawistowskiAuxiliary Bishop Emeritus of Łomża, Poland
17 Jan54.2AppointedFrancis Joseph BeckmanArchbishop of Dubuque, Iowa, USAArchbishop Emeritus
18 Jan66.4DiedAgustín José Bernaus y Serra, O.F.M. Cap. †Vicar Apostolic of Bluefields, Nicaragua
24.7Ordained PriestVladimiro Boric Crnosija, S.D.B. †Priest of Salesians of Saint John BoscoBishop of Punta Arenas, Chile
BornAlejandro Antonio Buccolini, S.D.B. †Bishop Emeritus of Río Gallegos, Argentina
24.7Ordained PriestAnthony Chow Wei-tao (Zhou Weidao), O.F.M. †Priest of Order of Friars MinorBishop of Fengxiang [Fengsiang], China
40.9AppointedGiovanni Battista DellepianeApostolic Delegate to Congo, Democratic Republic ofApostolic Nuncio to Austria
BornLeobard D’SouzaArchbishop Emeritus of Nagpur, India
62.0InstalledJosé Guadalupe Ortíz y LópezArchbishop of Monterrey, Nuevo León, MéxicoArchbishop Emeritus
19 Jan BornPellegrino Tomaso Ronchi, O.F.M. Cap.Bishop Emeritus of Città di Castello, Italy
20 Jan46.9AppointedGaudenzio BinaschiBishop of Pinerolo, Italy
21 JanBornJohn Patrick BolesAuxiliary Bishop Emeritus of Boston, Massachusetts, USA
23 Jan60.8DiedEmilio FerraisArchbishop of Catania, Italy
67.4AppointedJoseph Alois KesslerTitular Archbishop of BosporusBishop Emeritus of Tiraspol, Moldova
67.4ResignedJoseph Alois KesslerBishop of Tiraspol, MoldovaBishop Emeritus
24 JanBornAntoine Hamid MouranyArchbishop Emeritus of Damas (Maronite), Syria
25 Jan46.4AppointedPaul Léon Cornelius Montaigne, C.M. †Coadjutor Vicar Apostolic of Peking [Beijing], ChinaVicar Apostolic Emeritus
26 Jan BornThomas John GumbletonAuxiliary Bishop Emeritus of Detroit, Michigan, USA
50.2Ordained BishopIvan LatyševskyjTitular Bishop of AdadaAuxiliary Bishop Emeritus of Ivano-Frankivsk [Stanisławów] (Ukrainian), Ukraine
31.8Ordained PriestJames Vincent Pardy, M.M. †Priest of Catholic Foreign Mission Society of AmericaBishop Emeritus of Cheongju {Ch’ongju}, Korea (South)
27 JanBornAloysius Matthew AmbrozicCardinal, Archbishop Emeritus of Toronto, Ontario, Canada
BornGabriel Montalvo HigueraApostolic Nuncio Emeritus to United States of America
BornEmilio Vallebuona Merea, S.D.B. †Archbishop of Huancayo, Peru
29 Jan45.3AppointedAdeodato Giovanni Piazza, O.C.D. †Archbishop of Benevento, ItalyCardinal, Secretary of the Sacred Consistorial Congregation
30 Jan BornMiguel Caviedes MedinaBishop Emeritus of Los Angeles, Chile
35.1AppointedJames Charles McGuiganArchbishop of Regina, Saskatchewan, CanadaCardinal, Archbishop Emeritus of Toronto, Ontario, Canada
44.0AppointedGerald C. Murray, C.SS.R. †Bishop of Victoria, British Columbia, CanadaCoadjutor Archbishop of Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada
BornAlbert Kanene ObiefunaArchbishop Emeritus of Onitsha, Nigeria
31 Jan25.1Ordained PriestTitu Liviu ChinezuPriestAuxiliary Bishop of Făgăraş şi Alba Iulia (Romanian), Romania
1 Feb57.8DiedAdolfo PaganiBishop of Como, Italy
2 Feb50.7Ordained BishopJan (Johannes) Nepomuk RemigerTitular Bishop of DadimaAuxiliary Bishop Emeritus of Praha {Prague}, Czech Republic
3 Feb BornDavid Edward FoleyBishop Emeritus of Birmingham, Alabama, USA
BornAmédée (Antoine-Marie) Grab, O.S.B.Bishop Emeritus of Chur, Switzerland
5 Feb49.2AppointedAntonio García y GarcíaBishop of Tui, SpainArchbishop of Valladolid, Spain
6 FebBornAffonso Felippe GregoryBishop Emeritus of Imperatriz, Maranhão, Brazil
50.3AppointedGiovanni SismondoBishop of Pontremoli, ItalyBishop Emeritus
7 Feb77.7RetiredPietro GasparriSecretary of StateCardinal, Chamberlain (Camerlengo) of the Apostolic Chamber
77.7RetiredPietro GasparriPresident of the Pontifical Commission for the Authentic Interpretation of the Code of Canon LawCardinal, Chamberlain (Camerlengo) of the Apostolic Chamber
53.9AppointedEugenio Maria Giuseppe Giovanni PacelliSecretary of StatePope (Roma {Rome}, Italy)
9 Feb67.9DiedAugustinus BludauBishop of Warmia (Ermland), Poland
49.3Ordained BishopLeopoldo Díaz y EscuderoBishop of Chilapa, Guerrero, México
22.1Ordained PriestCarlos Gouvêa CoelhoPriestArchbishop of Olinda e Recife, Pernambuco, Brazil
38.2Ordained BishopEdoardo TonnaBishop of Izmir (Smirne), TurkeyBishop Emeritus
10 FebBornGabriel (Régis) Balet, O.F.M. Cap. †Bishop of Moundou, Chad
BornUgo Donato BianchiArchbishop of Urbino-Urbania-Sant’Angelo in Vado, Italy
11 Feb62.9AppointedWilliam HaydenArchbishop of Hobart, Australia
21.1Solemn ProfessedBasil (Herman) Heiser, O.F.M. Conv. †Member of Order of Friars Minor ConventualMinister General Emeritus
47.2Ordained BishopPierre-Guillaume Marque, O.M.I. †Archbishop of Colombo, Sri LankaArchbishop Emeritus
37.8AppointedJames Patrick O’CollinsBishop of Geraldton, AustraliaBishop Emeritus of Ballarat, Australia
12 Feb48.3AppointedTerence Bernard McGuireBishop of Townsville, AustraliaArchbishop Emeritus of Canberra (and Goulburn), Australia
43.8AppointedCutbert Martin O’Gara, C.P. †Prefect of Shenchow, ChinaBishop of Yuanling [Yüanling], China
14 Feb43.6AppointedVicente Camacho y MoyaBishop of Tabasco, México
75.3AppointedMathias Clement LenihanTitular Archbishop of PreslavusBishop Emeritus of Great Falls, Montana, USA
75.3RetiredMathias Clement LenihanBishop of Great Falls, Montana, USABishop Emeritus
40.5AppointedFederico Melendro y Gutiérrez, S.J. †Vicar Apostolic of Anking [Anqing], ChinaArchbishop of Anqing [Anking, Huai-ning], China
15 Feb BornJean Marie Louis Bonfils, S.M.A.Bishop Emeritus of Nice, France
BornRobert Edward MulveeBishop Emeritus of Providence, Rhode Island, USA
BornGiorgio ZurApostolic Nuncio Emeritus to Austria
16 Feb23.2Ordained PriestPaul II CheikhoPriest of Mossul (Chaldean), IraqPatriarch of Babylon {Babilonia} (Chaldean), Iraq
17 Feb40.5AppointedFederico Melendro y Gutiérrez, S.J. †Titular Bishop of RemesianaArchbishop of Anqing [Anking, Huai-ning], China
19 Feb49.5AppointedJoseph Louis Adhémar Lapierre, P.M.E. †Prefect of Szepingkai, ChinaBishop of Siping [Szepingkai], China
20 FebBornMathew VattackuzhyBishop Emeritus of Kanjirapally (Syro-Malabar), India
21 Feb BornPedro Rosales DeanArchbishop Emeritus of Palo, Philippines
22 Feb BornDavid CreminAuxiliary Bishop Emeritus of Sydney, Australia
61.1DiedCarlo PerosiCardinal, Secretary of the Sacred Consistorial Congregation
23 Feb39.4Ordained BishopAntônio MazzarottoBishop of Ponta Grossa, Parana, BrazilBishop Emeritus
24 Feb58.5Ordained BishopFranz Joseph FischerTitular Bishop of ZuriAuxiliary Bishop of Rottenburg, Germany
45.4Ordained BishopAdeodato Giovanni Piazza, O.C.D. †Archbishop of Benevento, ItalyCardinal, Secretary of the Sacred Consistorial Congregation
57.3Ordained BishopFrancis Xavier Wang Zepu (Tse-pu)Titular Bishop of SindaBishop Emeritus of Wanxian [Wanhsien], China
48.4Ordained BishopPaul Wang Wen-cheng (Uamuencem)Titular Bishop of OlenaBishop of Nanchong [Shunking], China
25 Feb BornAlbert Edward BaharagateBishop Emeritus of Hoima, Uganda
56.7DiedSt. Luigi Versiglia, S.D.B. †Vicar Apostolic of Shiuchow [Shaoguan], China
26 Feb64.3DiedRafael Merry del Val y ZuluetaCardinal, Secretary of the Congregation of the Holy Office
27 Feb56.4AppointedVincenzo MigliorelliTitular Bishop of SamosBishop Emeritus of San Severino (-Treia), Italy
56.4ResignedVincenzo MigliorelliBishop of San Severino (-Treia), ItalyBishop Emeritus
28 Feb90.0AppointedPierre-Emile-Jean-Baptiste-Marie Grouard, O.M.I. †Titular Archbishop of AeginaVicar Apostolic Emeritus of Grouard, Alberta, Canada
BornOswald Georg HirmerBishop Emeritus of Umtata, South Africa
BornRobert John RoseBishop Emeritus of Grand Rapids, Michigan, USA
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