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The Year of Our Lord 1946

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DateAgeEventBishopTitleCurrent Title
2 Aug BornGuerino Di ToraAuxiliary Bishop Emeritus of Roma {Rome}, Italy
3 Aug42.5AppointedManuel Martín del Campo PadillaCoadjutor Bishop of León, Guanajuato, MéxicoArchbishop of Morelia, Michoacán, México
42.5AppointedManuel Martín del Campo PadillaTitular Bishop of AulonArchbishop of Morelia, Michoacán, México
53.4AppointedEdward Aloysius FitzgeraldAuxiliary Bishop of Dubuque, Iowa, USABishop Emeritus of Winona, Minnesota, USA
53.4AppointedEdward Aloysius FitzgeraldTitular Bishop of CantanusBishop Emeritus of Winona, Minnesota, USA
36.7AppointedTimothy Finbar ManningAuxiliary Bishop of Los Angeles, California, USACardinal, Archbishop Emeritus
36.7AppointedTimothy Finbar ManningTitular Bishop of LesviCardinal, Archbishop Emeritus of Los Angeles, California, USA
30.7AppointedJorge Marcos de OliveiraAuxiliary Bishop of São Sebastião do Rio de Janeiro, BrazilBishop Emeritus of Santo André, Sao Paulo, Brazil
30.7AppointedJorge Marcos de OliveiraTitular Bishop of BagisBishop Emeritus of Santo André, Sao Paulo, Brazil
38.1AppointedBenedito ZorziBishop of Ilhéus, Bahia, BrazilBishop Emeritus of Caxias do Sul, Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil
4 Aug52.1DiedLudwig Baumeister, M.S.C. †Superior Emeritus of Shihtsien [Shiqian], China
27.4Ordained PriestMarie-Jean-Baptiste-Hippolyte Berlier, C.SS.R. †Priest of Congregation of the Most Holy RedeemerBishop Emeritus of Niamey, Niger
22.6Ordained PriestLuigi BettazziPriest of Bologna, ItalyBishop Emeritus of Ivrea, Italy
22.6Perpetual VowsLorenzo Rodolfo (Laurent-Rodolphe) Guibord Lévesque, O.F.M. †Member of Order of Friars MinorVicar Apostolic Emeritus of San José del Amazonas, Peru
29.2Ordained Priest[Thaddeus Guo Yingong]PriestBishop of Datong [Tatung], China
50.4Ordained BishopKazimierz Jósef KowalskiBishop of Chelmno (Culma, Kulm), Poland
24.6Ordained PriestCarmelo Domênico Recchia, O. Cist. †Priest of Order of CisterciansAbbot Emeritus of Claraval, Minas Gerais, Brazil
48.5CeasedKarl Maria SplettApostolic Administrator of Chelmno (Culma, Kulm), PolandBishop of Gdańsk, Poland
26.9Ordained PriestVictor João Herman José Tielbeek, SS.CC. †Priest of Congregation of the Sacred Hearts of Jesus and MaryBishop of Formosa, Goias, Brazil
6 Aug69.3DiedDamian Johannes Theelen, C.P. †Bishop of Nicopoli, Bulgaria
7 Aug52.5AppointedRaymond Aloysius Lane, M.M. †Superior General of Catholic Foreign Mission Society of AmericaSuperior General Emeritus
55.2ResignedJames Edward Walsh, M.M. †Superior General of Catholic Foreign Mission Society of AmericaVicar Apostolic Emeritus of Kongmoon [Jiangmen], China
8 Aug55.1AppointedPatrick Joseph DunneAuxiliary Bishop of Dublin, IrelandAuxiliary Bishop Emeritus
55.1AppointedPatrick Joseph DunneTitular Bishop of NaraAuxiliary Bishop Emeritus of Dublin, Ireland
9 Aug59.6DiedGuy-Léandre Le Floch, O.F.M. Cap. †Bishop of Ajmer, India
BornCarlos José ÑáñezArchbishop Emeritus of Córdoba, Argentina
63.1DiedJanko ŠimrakBishop of Križevci (Kreutz) (Križevci), Croatia
11 Aug51.4Ordained BishopLorenzo Bereciartúa y BalerdiTitular Bishop of AndedaBishop of San Sebastián, Spain
24.0Ordained PriestMario Lezana VacaPriestBishop Emeritus of Bolivia, Military
BornHenryk Józef NowackiApostolic Nuncio
13 Aug BornJohn Stephen Pažak, C.SS.R.Bishop Emeritus of Holy Protection of Mary of Phoenix (Ruthenian), Arizona, USA
BornHipólito Reyes LariosArchbishop of Jalapa (Xalapa), Veracruz, México
14 Aug BornNorbert Klemens Strotmann Hoppe, M.S.C.Bishop Emeritus of Chosica, Peru
15 Aug BornJulián Barrio BarrioArchbishop Emeritus of Santiago de Compostela, Spain
51.4Ordained BishopDonato PafundiBishop of Ascoli Satriano e Cerignola, Italy
16 Aug59.3AppointedRicardo Ramos de Castro VilelaTitular Bishop of AntipyrgosBishop Emeritus of Nazaré, Pernambuco, Brazil
59.3ResignedRicardo Ramos de Castro VilelaBishop of Nazaré, Pernambuco, BrazilBishop Emeritus
BornGuillermo Orozco MontoyaBishop Emeritus of Girardota, Colombia
17 Aug25.5Ordained DeaconIvan MarghitychDeacon of Mukachevo (Munkács) (Ruthenian), UkraineAuxiliary Bishop Emeritus
18 Aug BornJoseph Edward KurtzArchbishop Emeritus of Louisville, Kentucky, USA
25.5Ordained PriestIvan MarghitychPriest of Mukachevo (Munkács) (Ruthenian), UkraineAuxiliary Bishop Emeritus
39.1Ordained BishopLuís Gonzaga PelusoBishop of Lorena, Sao Paulo, BrazilBishop Emeritus of Cachoeiro do Itapemirim, Espirito Santo, Brazil
19 Aug BornDenys Antoine ChahdaArchbishop of Alep [Beroea, Halab] (Syrian), Syria
20 Aug BornVojtěch CikrleBishop Emeritus of Brno, Czechia
72.0DiedFrancisco María González y AriasBishop of Cuernavaca, Morelos, México
22 Aug46.3Ordained BishopLeo Ferdinand DworschakTitular Bishop of TiumBishop Emeritus of Fargo, North Dakota, USA
24 Aug37.5Ordained PriestAthanasios Cheriyan PolachirakalPriest of Tiruvalla (Syro-Malankara), IndiaBishop
28.5Ordained PriestJoseph Marie Anthony CordeiroPriest of Karachi, PakistanCardinal, Archbishop
41.3Ordained BishopAntoon Demets, C.SS.R. †Titular Bishop of CadossiaCoadjutor Bishop Emeritus of Roseau, Dominica, Antilles
43.2Ordained BishopAndré Sorin, M.S.C. †Titular Bishop of AntiphraeVicar Apostolic of Port Moresby, Papua New Guinea
25 Aug53.0AppointedAurelio MarenaAuxiliary Bishop of Napoli {Naples}, ItalyBishop Emeritus of Ruvo e Bitonto, Italy
53.0AppointedAurelio MarenaTitular Bishop of LampsacusBishop Emeritus of Ruvo e Bitonto, Italy
26 AugBornGiuseppe Sandri, M.C.C.I. †Bishop of Witbank, South Africa
27 Aug BornMarc Camille Michel StengerBishop Emeritus of Troyes, France
28 Aug50.0InstalledJoseph Calasanz Fließer (Fliesser)Bishop of Linz, AustriaBishop Emeritus
29 AugBornLouis DicaireAuxiliary Bishop of Saint-Jean-Longueuil, Québec, Canada
BornGiacomo Guido OttonelloApostolic Nuncio
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