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The Year of Our Lord 1966

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DateAgeEventBishopTitleCurrent Title
1 Aug BornArūnas PoniškaitisAuxiliary Bishop of Vilnius, Lithuania
BornIvan ŠaškoAuxiliary Bishop of Zagreb, Croatia
2 Aug25.2Ordained PriestJosé de Queirós Alves, C.SS.R.Priest of Congregation of the Most Holy RedeemerArchbishop Emeritus of Huambo, Angola
BornOswaldo Patricio Vintimilla CabreraBishop of Azogues, Ecuador
3 Aug70.3AppointedJohn BurkeTitular Bishop of BononiaBishop Emeritus of Simla and Chandigarh, India
70.3ResignedJohn BurkeBishop of Simla and Chandigarh, IndiaBishop Emeritus
BornMarco MellinoSecretary of the Council of Cardinals
4 Aug23.6Ordained PriestLorenzo Piretto, O.P.Priest of Order of Friars PreachersArchbishop Emeritus of Izmir (Smirne), Turkey
28.7Ordained PriestGetúlio Teixeira Guimarães, S.V.D. †Priest of Society of the Divine WordBishop Emeritus of Cornélio Procópio, Parana, Brazil
BornKurian Mathew VayalunkalApostolic Nuncio to Algeria
5 Aug BornAntônio Aparecido de Marcos FilhoAuxiliary Bishop of Brasília, Distrito Federal, Brazil
47.0AppointedUrban Charles Joseph Murphy, C.P. †Bishop of Gaberones, BotswanaBishop of Gaborone, Botswana
51.7AppointedEmmanuel Kiwanuka NsubugaArchbishop of Kampala, UgandaCardinal, Archbishop Emeritus
61.4AppointedPlinio PascoliAuxiliary Bishop of Roma {Rome}, ItalyAuxiliary Bishop Emeritus
61.4AppointedPlinio PascoliTitular Bishop of SuavaAuxiliary Bishop Emeritus of Roma {Rome}, Italy
37.7AppointedBrian David UsangaAuxiliary Bishop of Calabar, NigeriaArchbishop Emeritus of Calabar, Nigeria
37.7AppointedBrian David UsangaTitular Bishop of UbabaArchbishop Emeritus of Calabar, Nigeria
6 Aug52.5AppointedJoseph Patrick Fitzgerald, O.M.I. †Archbishop of Bloemfontein, South AfricaBishop Emeritus of Johannesburg, South Africa
BornAttilio NostroBishop of Mileto-Nicotera-Tropea, Italy
63.4DiedPaolo PappalardoOfficial Emeritus of the Secretariat of State
7 Aug60.4ResignedJohn William Comber, M.M. †Superior General of Catholic Foreign Mission Society of AmericaSuperior General Emeritus
BornStefan Heße (Hesse)Archbishop of Hamburg, Germany
BornJohn Lu PeisanBishop of Yanzhou [Yenchow], China
29.1Ordained PriestLouis Nkinga Bondala, C.I.C.M.Priest of Congregation of the Immaculate Heart of MaryBishop Emeritus of Lisala, Congo (Dem. Rep.)
24.5Ordained PriestGuilherme PortoPriestBishop Emeritus of Sete Lagoas, Minas Gerais, Brazil
8 Aug28.7Ordained PriestIgnacio Carrasco de PaulaPriest of Opus DeiPresident Emeritus of the Pontifical Academy for Life
41.8AppointedManuel Edmilson da CruzAuxiliary Bishop of São Luís do Maranhão, BrazilBishop Emeritus of Limoeiro do Norte, Ceara, Brazil
41.8AppointedManuel Edmilson da CruzTitular Bishop of Vicus CaesarisBishop Emeritus of Limoeiro do Norte, Ceara, Brazil
56.2AppointedJames Louis FlahertyAuxiliary Bishop of Richmond, Virginia, USA
56.2AppointedJames Louis FlahertyTitular Bishop of TabudaAuxiliary Bishop of Richmond, Virginia, USA
56.9AppointedAndrea PangrazioSecretary General of the Italian Episcopal ConferenceArchbishop Emeritus of Porto e Santa Rufina, Italy
9 Aug41.6AppointedAlberto AblondiAuxiliary Bishop of Livorno, ItalyBishop Emeritus
41.6AppointedAlberto AblondiTitular Bishop of MulliBishop Emeritus of Livorno, Italy
BornJoseph Liao HongqingBishop of Meixian [Kaying], China
73.2DiedJosé Nepote-Fus, I.M.C. †Prelate Emeritus of Roraima, Brazil
12 Aug60.1AppointedLino Rasdesales GonzagaArchbishop of Zamboanga, PhilippinesArchbishop Emeritus
84.7DiedHubertus Josephus Paulissen, S.M.A. †Bishop Emeritus of Kumasi, Ghana
79.8AppointedLuis Valdesco Del Rosario, S.J. †Titular Archbishop of ThigesArchbishop Emeritus of Zamboanga, Philippines
79.8RetiredLuis Valdesco Del Rosario, S.J. †Archbishop of Zamboanga, PhilippinesArchbishop Emeritus
13 Aug24.1Ordained PriestSantiago Agrelo Martínez, O.F.M.Priest of Order of Friars MinorArchbishop Emeritus of Tanger, Morocco
BornEraldo Bispo da SilvaBishop of Patos, Paraiba, Brazil
34.1Ordained PriestVictor Gil LechozaPriest of Minas, UruguayBishop
14 Aug26.6Ordained PriestRoberto Lückert LeónPriest of Maracaibo, VenezuelaArchbishop Emeritus of Coro, Venezuela
26.0Ordained PriestMário Clemente Neto, C.S.Sp.Priest of Congregation of the Holy SpiritPrelate Emeritus of Tefé, Amazonas, Brazil
BornEusebius Alfred NzigilwaBishop of Mpanda, Tanzania
15 Aug23.7Ordained PriestAntónio Maria Bessa TaipaPriest of Porto, PortugalAuxiliary Bishop Emeritus
52.1Ordained BishopLuiz Roberto Gomes de Arruda, T.O.R. †Titular Bishop of Feradi MinusPrelate Emeritus of Guajará-Mirim, Rondonia, Brazil
BornRubén Darío Jaramillo MontoyaBishop of Buenaventura, Colombia
33.5ProfessedAloysio José Leal Penna, S.J. †Priest of Society of JesusArchbishop Emeritus of Botucatu, Sao Paulo, Brazil
48.2AppointedCostanzo MicciApostolic Administrator of Fano, ItalyBishop
48.2AppointedCostanzo MicciTitular Bishop of MaiucaBishop of Fano, Italy
35.3Solemn VowsAttila Miklósházy, S.J. †Priest of Society of JesusTitular Bishop of Castellum Minus
25.1Ordained DeaconGeorge PellDeacon of Ballarat, AustraliaCardinal, Prefect Emeritus of the Secretariat for the Economy
23.4Ordained PriestAntônio Lino da Silva DinisPriestBishop of Itumbiara, Goias, Brazil
18 Aug61.7AppointedFrançois-Marie-Joseph PoirierTitular Archbishop of LemnusArchbishop Emeritus of Port-au-Prince, Haïti
61.7ResignedFrançois-Marie-Joseph PoirierArchbishop of Port-au-Prince, HaïtiArchbishop Emeritus
65.2AppointedPaul-Sanson-Jean-Marie RobertTitular Bishop of Castra GalbaeBishop Emeritus of Les Gonaïves, Haïti
65.2ResignedPaul-Sanson-Jean-Marie RobertBishop of Les Gonaïves, HaïtiBishop Emeritus
56.7AppointedTheodorus Henricus Johannes ZwartkruisBishop of Haarlem, Netherlands
19 Aug BornRoque Costa SouzaAuxiliary Bishop of São Sebastião do Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
20 Aug50.3AppointedJean-Jacques Claudius AngénorBishop of Les Cayes, HaïtiBishop Emeritus
55.8AppointedRémy Jérôme Augustin, S.M.M. †Coadjutor Bishop of Port-de-Paix, HaïtiBishop Emeritus
BornJuan Miguel Castro RojasBishop of San Isidro de El General, Costa Rica
38.6AppointedEmmanuel ConstantBishop of Les Gonaïves, HaïtiBishop Emeritus
41.5AppointedJean-Baptiste DécosteAuxiliary Bishop of Port-au-Prince, HaïtiBishop of Hinche, Haïti
41.5AppointedJean-Baptiste DécosteTitular Bishop of SigusBishop of Hinche, Haïti
38.5AppointedFrançois-Wolff LigondéArchbishop of Port-au-Prince, HaïtiArchbishop Emeritus
21 Aug BornNeil Augustine Frank, O.M.I.Bishop of Mariannhill, South Africa
22 Aug16.8First VowsJosep Maria Abella Batlle, C.M.F.Member of Missionary Sons of the Immaculate Heart of MaryBishop of Fukuoka, Japan
26 Aug76.6DiedRobert Stephen Dehler, C. R. †Vicar Apostolic of Bermuda Islands, Antilles
59.7AppointedMarc-Armand LallierArchbishop of Besançon, FranceArchbishop Emeritus
BornJohn Moon Hee JongAuxiliary Bishop of Suwon, Korea (South)
BornAngelo Raffaele PanzettaArchbishop of Crotone-Santa Severina, Italy
27 Aug79.6RetiredÁngel Herrera OriaBishop of Málaga, SpainCardinal, Bishop Emeritus
BornMichel Jalakh, O.A.M.Secretary of the Dicastery for the Eastern Churches
28 Aug31.4Ordained PriestTobias Wunganayi ChiginyaPriest of Gwelo, ZimbabweBishop of Gweru, Zimbabwe
40.0Ordained BishopPedro Antônio Marchetti FedaltoTitular Bishop of Castellum TatroportusArchbishop Emeritus of Curitiba, Parana, Brazil
57.4Ordained BishopCirilo Polidoro Van Vlierberghe, O.F.M. †Titular Bishop of MunicipaPrelate Emeritus of Illapel, Chile
29 Aug48.6AppointedAdriano Mandarino Hypólito, O.F.M. †Bishop of Nova Iguaçu, Rio de Janeiro, BrazilBishop Emeritus
30 Aug52.6AppointedSaverio ZupiApostolic Pro-Nuncio to TurkeyApostolic Nuncio Emeritus to Malta
31 Aug61.9DiedAlfred Cuthbert Gumbinger, O.F.M. Cap. †Archbishop of Izmir (Smirne), Turkey
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