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The Year of Our Lord 1961

Bishop Events

January to February


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DateAgeEventBishopTitleCurrent Title
unknown52.3ResignedJános BárdAuxiliary Bishop of Kalocsa, HungaryAuxiliary Bishop Emeritus
53.5AppointedWilliam D. Buckley, O.S.F.S. †Superior General of Oblates of St. Francis de Sales
48.0AppointedOmer Degrijse, C.I.C.M. †Superior General of Congregation of the Immaculate Heart of MarySuperior General Emeritus
DiedUberto Hermens, S.V.D. †Prefect of Denpasar, Indonesia
DiedPasquale de Martino, S.X. †Prefect of Padang, Indonesia
21.8ProfessedPeter Marzinkowski, C.S.Sp.Member of Congregation of the Holy SpiritBishop Emeritus of Alindao, Central African Republic
DiedJosé Oleaga Guerequiz, S.J. †Prefect of San Francisco Javier, Peru
55.6ResignedLuigi PunzoloApostolic Nuncio to PanamaApostolic Administrator Emeritus of Velletri, Italy
45.8AppointedJosé Rincón BonillaAuxiliary Bishop of Caracas, Santiago de Venezuela
53.0AppointedJohn L. Swain, S.J. †Vicar General of Society of JesusVicar General Emeritus
51.7AppointedLino ZaniniOfficial of the Secretariat of StateOfficial Emeritus of the Roman Curia - Other
1 Jan BornAntônio Braz BeneventeItápolisBishop of Jacarezinho, Parana, Brazil
BornEttore Dotti, C.S.F.Palosco, ItalyBishop of Naviraí, Mato Grosso do Sul, Brazil
26.1Ordained PriestFrederick D’SouzaPriestBishop Emeritus of Jhansi, India
BornTomás López DuránAtoyatempanAuxiliary Bishop of Puebla de los Ángeles, Puebla, México
3 Jan56.9AppointedAntoine Everard Jean Avertanus Albers, O. Carm. †Bishop of Malang, IndonesiaBishop Emeritus
50.4AppointedPierre Marin Arntz, O.S.C. †Bishop of Bandung, Indonesia
43.9AppointedWilhelmus Joannes (Guillaume Jean) Demarteau, M.S.F. †Bishop of Bandjarmasin, IndonesiaBishop Emeritus of Banjarmasin, Indonesia
66.8AppointedAdrianus Djajasepoetra, S.J. †Archbishop of Djakarta, IndonesiaArchbishop Emeritus
54.9AppointedJoseph Delphis Des Rosiers, O.M.I. †Bishop of Qacha’s Nek, LesothoBishop Emeritus
71.4AppointedJacques Grent, M.S.C. †Bishop of Amboina, IndonesiaBishop Emeritus
47.9AppointedPeter Han Kong-ryelVicar Apostolic of Chonju, Korea (South)Archbishop of Kwangju, Korea (South)
47.9AppointedPeter Han Kong-ryelTitular Bishop of SagalassusArchbishop of Kwangju, Korea (South)
49.6AppointedJan Antonius Klooster, C.M. †Bishop of Surabaia, IndonesiaBishop Emeritus of Surabaya, Indonesia
56.0AppointedEmanuel Mabathoama, O.M.I. †Archbishop of Maseru, Lesotho
47.4AppointedGabriel Wilhelmus Manek, S.V.D. †Archbishop of Endeh, IndonesiaArchbishop Emeritus
64.9AppointedHenri Martin Mekkelholt, S.C.I. †Bishop of Palembang, IndonesiaBishop Emeritus of Palembang, Indonesia
58.0AppointedRené-Georges Pailloux, M. Afr. †Bishop of Fort Rosebery, ZambiaBishop Emeritus of Mansa, Zambia
33.5AppointedIgnatius Phakoe, O.M.I. †Bishop of Leribe, LesothoBishop Emeritus
54.9AppointedJacques Henri Romeijn, M.S.F. †Bishop of Samarinda, IndonesiaBishop Emeritus
57.4AppointedNicolas Martinus Schneiders, C.I.C.M. †Archbishop of Makassar, IndonesiaArchbishop Emeritus
52.0AppointedWillem Schoemaker, M.S.C. †Bishop of Purwokerto, IndonesiaBishop Emeritus
64.1AppointedAlbert Soegijapranata, S.J. †Archbishop of Semarang, Indonesia
38.8AppointedJoseph Hubertus Soudant, S.C.I. †Coadjutor Bishop of Palembang, IndonesiaBishop Emeritus of Palembang, Indonesia
38.8AppointedJoseph Hubertus Soudant, S.C.I. †Titular Bishop of TadamataBishop Emeritus of Palembang, Indonesia
54.6AppointedAntoine Hubert Thijssen, S.V.D. †Bishop of Larantuka, IndonesiaBishop Emeritus
50.8AppointedWilhelm van Bekkum, S.V.D. †Bishop of Ruteng, IndonesiaBishop Emeritus
50.5AppointedHerculanus Joannes Maria van der Burgt, O.F.M. Cap. †Archbishop of Pontianak, Indonesia
53.8AppointedAntoine Henri van den Hurk, O.F.M. Cap. †Archbishop of Medan, IndonesiaArchbishop Emeritus
51.4AppointedTheodorus van den Tillaart, S.V.D. †Bishop of Atambua, IndonesiaBishop Emeritus
47.5AppointedNicolas Pierre van der Westen, SS.CC. †Bishop of Pangkal-Pinang, IndonesiaBishop Emeritus
64.6AppointedNicolas Verhoeven, M.S.C. †Bishop of Manado, IndonesiaBishop Emeritus
4 Jan48.8Ordained BishopDavid Monas MaloneyTitular Bishop of RuspaeBishop Emeritus of Wichita, Kansas, USA
6 Jan76.6DiedConstantine BohacevskyjArchbishop of Philadelphia (Ukrainian), Pennsylvania, USA
7 Jan45.3InstalledBernardino Piñera CarvalloBishop of Temuco, ChileArchbishop Emeritus of La Serena, Chile
8 Jan44.5Ordained BishopStefan BarelaTitular Bishop of HyllarimaBishop of Częstochowa, Poland
32.7Ordained PriestUrbanus Joseph KiokoPriestBishop Emeritus of Machakos, Kenya
23.5Ordained PriestAnthony Theodore LoboPriest of Karachi, PakistanBishop Emeritus of Islamabad-Rawalpindi, Pakistan
50.8InstalledCarlos Parteli KellerBishop of Tacuarembó, UruguayArchbishop Emeritus of Montevideo, Uruguay
10 Jan25.3Ordained PriestJoseph Devellerez Thaung ShwePriestBishop Emeritus of Pyay, Myanmar
82.4DiedRémy-Louis Leprêtre, O.F.M. †Apostolic Delegate Emeritus to Syria
12 Jan55.2Ordained BishopKarl GnädingerTitular Bishop of CelerinaAuxiliary Bishop Emeritus of Freiburg im Breisgau, Germany
44.3Ordained BishopIoánnis PerrísArchbishop of Naxos, Andros, Tinos e Mykonos, GreeceArchbishop Emeritus
14 Jan BornJuan Antonio Aznárez CoboEibar (Guipúzcoa)Auxiliary Bishop of Pamplona y Tudela, Spain
26.4ProfessedZacarías Ortiz Rolón, S.D.B.Member of Salesians of Saint John BoscoBishop Emeritus of Concepción (Santissima Concezione) en Paraguay
16 Jan56.9AppointedFernand-Pierre-Robert Bézac des MartiniesCoadjutor Bishop of Aire et Dax, FranceBishop Emeritus
56.9AppointedFernand-Pierre-Robert Bézac des MartiniesTitular Bishop of Metropolis in AsiaBishop Emeritus of Aire et Dax, France
69.2Elevated to CardinalLuis Concha CórdobaCardinal, Archbishop Emeritus of Bogotá, Colombia
61.9AppointedGiuseppe Antonio FerrettoCardinal-Priest of Santa Croce in GerusalemmeCardinal, Major Penitentiary Emeritus of the Apostolic Penitentiary
61.9Elevated to CardinalGiuseppe Antonio FerrettoCardinal, Major Penitentiary Emeritus of the Apostolic Penitentiary
53.2AppointedJosé Rafael Pulido MéndezCoadjutor Archbishop of Mérida, VenezuelaArchbishop
53.2AppointedJosé Rafael Pulido MéndezTitular Archbishop of CyrrhusArchbishop of Mérida, Venezuela
58.3AppointedJosé Humberto Quintero ParraCardinal-Priest of Santi Andrea e Gregorio al Monte CelioCardinal, Archbishop Emeritus of Caracas, Santiago de Venezuela
58.3Elevated to CardinalJosé Humberto Quintero ParraCardinal, Archbishop Emeritus of Caracas, Santiago de Venezuela
68.5AppointedJoseph Elmer RitterCardinal-Priest of Santissimo Redentore e Sant’Alfonso in Via MerulanaCardinal, Archbishop of Saint Louis, Missouri, USA
68.5Elevated to CardinalJoseph Elmer RitterCardinal, Archbishop of Saint Louis, Missouri, USA
45.9AppointedDomingo Roa PérezBishop of Maracaibo, VenezuelaArchbishop Emeritus of Maracaibo, Venezuela
45.3AppointedMiguel Antonio Salas Salas, C.I.M. †Bishop of Calabozo, VenezuelaArchbishop Emeritus of Mérida, Venezuela
17 Jan44.2AppointedJean-Louis Jobidon, M. Afr. †Bishop of Mzuzu, MalawiBishop Emeritus
18 Jan38.7Ordained BishopPaul-Émile CharbonneauTitular Bishop of ThapsusBishop Emeritus of Hull, Québec, Canada
62.3AppointedVincenzo Maria JaconoTitular Bishop of PataraBishop Emeritus of Nicastro, Italy
62.3ResignedVincenzo Maria JaconoBishop of Nicastro, ItalyBishop Emeritus
47.8AppointedVittorio MoiettaBishop of Nicastro, Italy
BornAriel Edgardo Torrado MosconiVeinticinco de MayoAuxiliary Bishop of Santiago del Estero, Argentina
43.4Ordained BishopJoseph Raymond WindleTitular Bishop of UzitaBishop Emeritus of Pembroke, Ontario, Canada
46.5AppointedKarmelo ZazinovićAuxiliary Bishop of Krk (Veglia), CroatiaBishop Emeritus
46.5AppointedKarmelo ZazinovićTitular Bishop of LebessusBishop Emeritus of Krk (Veglia), Croatia
19 Jan55.7AppointedFrancesco CarpinoOfficial of the Sacred Consistorial CongregationCardinal, Archbishop Emeritus of Palermo, Italy
55.7AppointedFrancesco CarpinoTitular Archbishop of SerdicaCardinal, Archbishop Emeritus of Palermo, Italy
53.4AppointedAlberto CastelliTitular Archbishop of RhusiumVice President Emeritus of the Pontifical Council for the Laity
69.2AppointedLuis Concha CórdobaCardinal-Priest of Santa Maria NuovaCardinal, Archbishop Emeritus of Bogotá, Colombia
77.7AppointedArmand CoupelTitular Bishop of IngilaBishop Emeritus of Saint-Brieuc (-Tréguier), France
77.7RetiredArmand CoupelBishop of Saint-Brieuc (-Tréguier), FranceBishop Emeritus
22.5Ordained PriestDjibrail KassabPriest of Baghdad (Chaldean), IraqBishop of Saint Thomas the Apostle of Sydney (Chaldean), Australia
50.7AppointedFrançois-Louis-Marie KervèadouBishop of Saint-Brieuc (-Tréguier), FranceBishop Emeritus
62.2AppointedCharles Quentin Bertram Olwell, C.P. †Prelate of Marbel, PhilippinesPrelate Emeritus
62.2AppointedCharles Quentin Bertram Olwell, C.P. †Titular Bishop of ThabracaPrelate Emeritus of Marbel, Philippines
53.7AppointedVicente P. ReyesBishop of Borongan, PhilippinesBishop Emeritus of Cabanatuan, Philippines
20 Jan BornVincent Alexandre Édouard Élie JordyPerpignanBishop of Saint-Claude, France
21 Jan53.5AppointedTheodorus Gerardus Antonius HendriksenAuxiliary Bishop of Utrecht, NetherlandsAuxiliary Bishop Emeritus
53.5AppointedTheodorus Gerardus Antonius HendriksenTitular Bishop of EumeniaAuxiliary Bishop Emeritus of Utrecht, Netherlands
77.9DiedHeinrich WienkenBishop Emeritus of Meißen (Meissen), Germany
22 Jan25.0Ordained PriestVartan Achkarian, C.A.M. †Priest of Congregazione MechitaristaAuxiliary Bishop Emeritus of Beirut {Bairut} (Armenian), Lebanon
39.9Ordained BishopPhilippe Nguyên-Kim-DiênBishop of Cân Tho, Viet NamArchbishop of Huê, Viet Nam
52.0Ordained BishopMichel Nguyên Khác NguBishop of Long Xuyên, Viet NamBishop Emeritus
54.9Ordained BishopAntoine Nguyên Van ThienBishop of Vinh Long, Viet NamBishop Emeritus
52.3Ordained BishopJoseph Trãn-Vãn-ThiênBishop of My Tho, Viet Nam
23 Jan40.6Ordained BishopLouis Joseph Jean Marie FortierTitular Bishop of PomariaArchbishop Emeritus of Sherbrooke, Québec, Canada
25 Jan BornCharles Allieu Matthew CampbellNjalaBishop of Bo, Sierra Leone
27 Jan62.4DiedSilvino MartínezBishop of Rosario, Argentina
28 Jan42.6AppointedVicente de Paulo Araújo MatosBishop of Crato, Ceara, BrazilBishop Emeritus
51.0AppointedJosé Bezerra CoutinhoBishop of Estância, Sergipe, BrazilBishop Emeritus
55.9DiedJoseph StreidtAuxiliary Bishop of Wien {Vienna}, Austria
37.7IncardinatedDavid Bernard ThompsonPriest of Allentown, Pennsylvania, USABishop Emeritus of Charleston, South Carolina, USA
79.4DiedPaul Wang Wen-cheng (Uamuencem)Bishop of Nanchong [Shunking], China
29 Jan59.2Ordained BishopTito ManciniTitular Bishop of VartanaAuxiliary Bishop Emeritus of Ostia, Italy
80.6DiedArcangelo Mazzotti, O.F.M. †Archbishop of Sassari, Italy
74.1DiedJan Vrakking, M.S.C. †Bishop Emeritus of Surigao, Philippines
30 Jan BornPeter Loy ChongNatovi, TailevuArchbishop of Suva, Fiji, Pacific (Oceania)
31 Jan29.1Ordained PriestRaphael S. Ndingi Mwana’a NzekiPriest of Nairobi, KenyaArchbishop Emeritus
2 Feb20.5ProfessedGutemberg Freire Régis, C.SS.R.Member of Congregation of the Most Holy RedeemerPrelate Emeritus of Coari, Amazonas, Brazil
28.3Ordained PriestHeinrich JanssenPriest of Münster, GermanyAuxiliary Bishop Emeritus
77.3AppointedAmedeo PolidoriTitular Bishop of MetellopolisBishop Emeritus of Fossombrone, Italy
77.3RetiredAmedeo PolidoriBishop of Fossombrone, ItalyBishop Emeritus
45.3Ordained BishopMiguel Antonio Salas Salas, C.I.M. †Bishop of Calabozo, VenezuelaArchbishop Emeritus of Mérida, Venezuela
46.4Ordained BishopWalenty WójcikTitular Bishop of Baris in HellespontoAuxiliary Bishop of Sandomierz-Radom, Poland
3 Feb58.6AppointedAlfred-Joseph AttonCoadjutor Bishop of Langres, FranceBishop Emeritus
70.5DiedCiril BanicBishop of Šibenik (Knin), Croatia
BornGalo Fernández VillasecaSantiagoAuxiliary Bishop of Santiago de Chile
23.5Ordained PriestMichael Louis Fitzgerald, M. Afr.Priest of Missionaries of Africa (White Fathers)Apostolic Nuncio Emeritus to Egypt, Arab Republic of
4 Feb44.1AppointedArcângelo Cerqua, P.I.M.E. †Prelate of Parintins, Amazonas, BrazilBishop Emeritus of Parintins, Amazonas, Brazil
44.1AppointedArcângelo Cerqua, P.I.M.E. †Titular Bishop of OlbiaBishop Emeritus of Parintins, Amazonas, Brazil
38.8AppointedAdalberto Domingos Marzi, O.F.M. Cap. †Titular Bishop of SaesinaPrelate Emeritus of Alto Solimões, Amazonas, Brazil
38.8AppointedAdalberto Domingos Marzi, O.F.M. Cap. †Prelate of Alto Solimões, Amazonas, BrazilPrelate Emeritus
41.5AppointedVictor João Herman José Tielbeek, SS.CC. †Prelate of Formosa, Goias, BrazilBishop of Formosa, Goias, Brazil
41.5AppointedVictor João Herman José Tielbeek, SS.CC. †Titular Bishop of Tipasa in NumidiaBishop of Formosa, Goias, Brazil
5 Feb64.5Ordained BishopElias CoueterTitular Bishop of TauaBishop Emeritus of Nossa Senhora do Paraíso em São Paulo (Melkite Greek), Sao Paulo, Brazil
6 Feb54.3AppointedCharles Alexander GrantAuxiliary Bishop of Northampton, England, Great BritainBishop Emeritus
54.3AppointedCharles Alexander GrantTitular Bishop of AlindaBishop Emeritus of Northampton, England, Great Britain
7 Feb BornDonald BolenGravelbourgBishop of Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, Canada
97.2DiedAntônio Augusto de AssisBishop of Jaboticabal, Sao Paulo, Brazil
51.9AppointedLuis Francisco Irizar Salazar, O.C.D. †Titular Bishop of PhilaeVicar Apostolic of Tumaco, Colombia
51.9AppointedLuis Francisco Irizar Salazar, O.C.D. †Vicar Apostolic of Tumaco, Colombia
45.3SucceededJosé VaraniBishop of Jaboticabal, Sao Paulo, BrazilBishop Emeritus
8 Feb44.4Ordained BishopFrancis Roberts RushBishop of Rockhampton, AustraliaArchbishop Emeritus of Brisbane, Australia
54.9AppointedMichel-Louis VialCoadjutor Bishop of Nevers, FranceBishop Emeritus of Nantes, France
54.9AppointedMichel-Louis VialTitular Bishop of AgnusBishop Emeritus of Nantes, France
9 Feb32.2Ordained PriestZef SimoniPriest of Shkodrë, AlbaniaAuxiliary Bishop Emeritus of Shkodrë-Pult, Albania
10 Feb45.2AppointedVittorio CecchiBishop of Fossombrone, ItalyAuxiliary Bishop Emeritus of Macerata-Tolentino-Recanati-Cingoli-Treia, Italy
47.3AppointedHeinrich ForerAuxiliary Bishop of Brixen {Bressanone}, ItalyAuxiliary Bishop Emeritus of Bolzano-Bressanone {Bozen-Brixen}, Italy
44.0AppointedJoseph GargitterApostolic Administrator of Trento, ItalyBishop Emeritus of Bolzano-Bressanone {Bozen-Brixen}, Italy
58.5AppointedMario GhigaBishop of Ampurias e Tempio, Italy
57.6SucceededBruno M. PelaiaBishop of Tricarico, Italy
67.4AppointedCarlo Re, I.M.C. †Titular Bishop of AsponaBishop Emeritus of Ampurias e Tempio, Italy
67.4ResignedCarlo Re, I.M.C. †Bishop of Ampurias e Tempio, ItalyBishop Emeritus
11 Feb29.9Ordained PriestJoseph Marie Régis Belzile, O.F.M. Cap.Priest of Order of Friars Minor CapuchinBishop Emeritus of Moundou, Chad
52.9AppointedLeo Christopher ByrneCoadjutor Bishop of Wichita, Kansas, USACoadjutor Archbishop of Saint Paul and Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA
60.5Ordained BishopEnrico Lorenzo Cabrera UrdangarinBishop of Mercedes, Uruguay
20.3ProfessedMartín de Elizalde, O.S.B.Member of Order of Saint BenedictBishop of Nueve de Julio, Argentina
29.9Ordained PriestJosé Ramón Gurruchaga Ezama, S.D.B.Priest of Salesians of Saint John BoscoBishop Emeritus of Lurín, Peru
50.3AppointedJohn Joseph KrolArchbishop of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USACardinal, Archbishop Emeritus
54.0AppointedJoseph Mark McSheaBishop of Allentown, Pennsylvania, USABishop Emeritus
44.4Ordained BishopGeraldo Claudio Luiz Micheletto Pellanda, C.P. †Titular Bishop of MadesBishop of Ponta Grossa, Parana, Brazil
29.1Ordained PriestJoseph Zen Ze-kiun, S.D.B.Priest of Salesians of Saint John BoscoCardinal, Bishop Emeritus of Hong Kong [Xianggang], China
12 Feb52.3Ordained BishopSimon N’Zita Wa Ne MalandaTitular Bishop of GindarusBishop Emeritus of Matadi, Congo (Dem. Rep.)
59.2AppointedAlfredo Rubio DiazBishop of Sonsón, ColombiaArchbishop Emeritus of Nueva Pamplona, Colombia
13 Feb74.2AppointedAuguste-Callixte-Jean BonnabelTitular Bishop of ZuriBishop Emeritus of Gap, France
74.2RetiredAuguste-Callixte-Jean BonnabelBishop of Gap, FranceBishop Emeritus
56.2SucceededGeorges JacquotBishop of Gap, FranceArchbishop of Marseille, France
18 Feb74.9AppointedGeorges-Arthur MelançonTitular Bishop of EsbusBishop Emeritus of Chicoutimi, Québec, Canada
74.9RetiredGeorges-Arthur MelançonBishop of Chicoutimi, Québec, CanadaBishop Emeritus
57.7SucceededMarius ParéBishop of Chicoutimi, Québec, CanadaBishop Emeritus
54.6AppointedPhilip Francis PocockCoadjutor Archbishop of Toronto, Ontario, CanadaArchbishop Emeritus
54.6AppointedPhilip Francis PocockTitular Archbishop of IsauropolisArchbishop Emeritus of Toronto, Ontario, Canada
19 Feb56.5Ordained BishopVolodymyr Malanczuk, C.SS.R. †Titular Bishop of Epiphania in SyriaApostolic Exarch Emeritus of France (Ukrainian)
20 Feb65.8AppointedHailé Mariam CahsaiBishop of Adigrat (Ethiopian), Ethiopia
33.3AppointedMario Renato Cornejo RadaveroAuxiliary Bishop of Lima, PeruAuxiliary Bishop Emeritus
33.3AppointedMario Renato Cornejo RadaveroTitular Bishop of SanavusAuxiliary Bishop Emeritus of Lima, Peru
80.6DiedFerenc RogácsBishop of Pécs, Hungary
35.3AppointedLuis Sánchez-Moreno LiraAuxiliary Bishop of Chiclayo, PeruArchbishop Emeritus of Arequipa, Peru
35.3AppointedLuis Sánchez-Moreno LiraTitular Bishop of NilopolisArchbishop Emeritus of Arequipa, Peru
21 Feb49.1AppointedJohn James Howe, S.S.C.M.E. †Bishop of Myitkyina, MyanmarBishop Emeritus
55.0AppointedVincent Joseph McCauley, C.S.C. †Bishop of Fort Portal, UgandaBishop Emeritus
57.3AppointedThomas Albert Newman, M.S. †Bishop of Prome, MyanmarBishop Emeritus
22 Feb81.1DiedAntonin EltschknerAuxiliary Bishop of Praha {Prague}, Czech Republic
24 Feb42.5Ordained BishopJosé Costa CamposBishop of Valença, Rio de Janeiro, BrazilBishop Emeritus of Divinópolis, Minas Gerais, Brazil
57.4Ordained BishopLeo-Karel Jozef De KeselTitular Bishop of SynausAuxiliary Bishop Emeritus of Gent {Ghent, Gand}, Belgium
38.2ConfirmedAbdul-Ahad SanaBishop of Alquoch (Chaldean), IraqBishop Emeritus
25 Feb25.9Ordained PriestJoão José Burke, O.F.M. †Priest of Order of Friars MinorBishop of Miracema do Tocantins, Tocatins, Brazil
66.5DiedThomas John McDonnellCoadjutor Bishop of Wheeling, West Virginia, USA
23.1Ordained PriestLuciano Nervi, S.M.M. †Priest of Missionaries of the Company of MaryBishop of Mangochi, Malawi
BornGualtiero SigismondiOspedalicchio di Bastia UmbraBishop of Foligno, Italy
26 Feb63.6AppointedGabriel Acacius Coussa, B.A. †Titular Archbishop of Hierapolis in Syria dei Greco-MelkitiCardinal, Secretary of the Congregation for the Oriental Churches
27 Feb52.3AppointedCornélio Veerman, C.M. †Prelate of Cametá, Para, BrazilPrelate Emeritus
52.3AppointedCornélio Veerman, C.M. †Titular Bishop of NumidaPrelate Emeritus of Cametá, Para, Brazil
28 Feb78.9DiedMichael Joseph McGrathArchbishop of Cardiff, Wales, Great Britain
47.9AppointedJoão José da Mota e AlbuquerqueBishop of Sobral, Ceara, BrazilArchbishop Emeritus of São Luís do Maranhão, Maranho, Brazil
58.5ResignedOctave-Marie Terrienne, M.S.C. †Vicar Apostolic of Gilbert Islands {Isole Gilbert}, Kiribati, Pacific (Oceania)Vicar Apostolic Emeritus
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