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The Year of Our Lord 1969

Bishop Events

January


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DateAgeEventBishopTitleCurrent Title
unknownResignedGennadios Adem, O.M.M. †Superior General of Ar-Rouhbanyat Al-Marounyat Liltoubawyat Mariam Al-Azra (Maronite)Superior General Emeritus
DiedJosé de Jesús Arango, O.F.M. †Prefect of Guapi, Colombia
AppointedAguado Arraux, I.E.M.E. †Apostolic Administrator of El Petén, Guatemala
DiedGennaro Artazcor Lizarrage, I.E.M.E. †Apostolic Administrator of El Petén, Guatemala
60.9AppointedPaolo BertoliOfficial of the Roman Curia - OtherCardinal, Chamberlain Emeritus of the Apostolic Chamber
72.0ResignedGeorge Daniel Breen, C.S.C. †Prefect of Haflong, IndiaPrefect Emeritus
68.8ResignedGaetano Briani, F.S.C.J. †Superior General of Sons of the Sacred Heart of JesusSuperior General Emeritus of Comboni Missionaries of the Heart of Jesus
ResignedJoseph Buckley, S.M. †Superior General of Society of MarySuperior General Emeritus
54.0ResignedAliprando Catani, O.S.B. †Prior General of Order of Saint BenedictPrior General Emeritus
DiedAlfonso Cuypers, S.M.M. †Prefect of Vichada, Colombia
61.1ResignedWilfrid J. Dufault, A.A. †Superior General of Augustinians of the AssumptionSuperior General Emeritus
65.0ResignedDomenico Fiorina, I.M.C. †Superior General of Consolata MissionariesSuperior General Emeritus
27.2Professed (Perpetual Vows)Jean Charles Émile Gardin, C.S.Sp.Member of Congregation of the Holy SpiritBishop of Impfondo, Congo
56.8AppointedPaolo GhizzoniApostolic Administrator of San Miniato, ItalyBishop
ResignedMaroun Harica, O.A.M. †Superior General of Antonin Maronite Order (Maronite)Superior General Emeritus
ResignedCornelius Heiligers, S.M.M. †Superior General of Missionaries of the Company of MarySuperior General Emeritus
DiedRupert Hillerich, O.F.M. Conv. †Prefect of Solwezi, Zambia
17.9ProfessedLawrence Daniel Huculak, O.S.B.M.Member of Basilian Order of Saint Josaphat (Order of St. Basil the Great)Archbishop of Winnipeg (Ukrainian), Manitoba, Canada
82.4ResignedVince KovácsApostolic Administrator of Vác, HungaryApostolic Administrator Emeritus
59.8ResignedGerhard J. Legeland, C.SS.R. †Prefect of Weetebula, IndonesiaPrefect Emeritus
66.5ResignedThomas Absolam McCabeBishop of Australia, MilitaryBishop Emeritus of Port Augusta, Australia
81.0RetiredPierre Kamel Medawar, S.M.S.P. †Auxiliary Bishop of Antiochia {Antioch} (Melkite Greek), SyriaAuxiliary Bishop Emeritus
67.4DiedMartinho Michler, O.S.B. †Abbot of Nossa Senhora do Monserrate do Rio de Janeiro, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
64.0AppointedNatale MosconiApostolic Administrator of Comacchio (-Pomposa), ItalyArchbishop Emeritus of Ferrara, Italy
54.3AppointedPaolo MosconiOfficial of the Roman Curia - OtherApostolic Nuncio Emeritus to Iraq
DiedMariano Oscoz, E.C.M.C. †Prior General Emeritus of Camaldolese Hermits of Mount Corona
61.9AppointedGiuseppe PaupiniOfficial of the Roman Curia - OtherCardinal, Major Penitentiary Emeritus of the Apostolic Penitentiary
63.5ResignedLeo PietschAuxiliary Bishop of Graz-Seckau, AustriaAuxiliary Bishop Emeritus
63.0DiedMaurinus Rast, S.D.S. †Superior General of Society of the Divine Savior
58.1AppointedEnea SelisAuxiliary Bishop of Milano {Milan}, ItalyArchbishop Emeritus of Cosenza e Bisignano, Italy
47.9ResignedJames Patrick ShannonTitular Bishop of LacubazaAuxiliary Bishop Emeritus of Saint Paul and Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA
DiedChristopher Ulyatt, O.F.M. †Prefect of Volksrust, South Africa
57.0ResignedMaura Verzich, O.S.B. †Abbot of Order of Saint BenedictAbbot Emeritus
59.9ResignedJozef (Joseph Paulinus Amandus) Van Kerckhoven, M.S.C. †Superior General of Missionaries of the Sacred Heart of JesusSuperior General Emeritus
Jan62.6ResignedBéla Norbert Legányi, O.S.B. †Abbot of Pannonhalma, HungaryAbbot Emeritus
55.9AppointedMarcello RosinaAuxiliary Bishop of Nepi e Sutri, ItalyBishop Emeritus of Civita Castellana (, Orte, Gallese, Nepi e Sutri), Italy
1 Jan68.0AppointedNoël Laurent Boucheix, S.M.A. †Titular Bishop of BahannaBishop Emeritus of Porto Novo, Benin
68.0ResignedNoël Laurent Boucheix, S.M.A. †Bishop of Porto Novo, BeninBishop Emeritus
62.9AppointedGiovanni MocelliniBishop of Adria, ItalyBishop Emeritus
68.0AppointedJosef SchoiswohlTitular Bishop of SullectumBishop Emeritus of Graz-Seckau, Austria
68.0ResignedJosef SchoiswohlBishop of Graz-Seckau, AustriaBishop Emeritus
3 Jan BornWiesław ŚmigielŚwiecie nad WisłąAuxiliary Bishop of Pelplin, Poland
4 Jan30.5Ordained PriestAntoine GanyéPriest of Cotonou, BeninArchbishop
5 Jan34.0Ordained BishopJoachim N’DayenTitular Archbishop of CulusiArchbishop Emeritus of Bangui, Central African Republic
74.4DiedWilliam Aloysius ScullyBishop of Albany, New York, USA
6 Jan48.6Ordained BishopAbel Costas MontańoTitular Bishop of NoviBishop Emeritus of Tarija, Bolivia
25.7ProfessedDominik Jaroslav Duka, O.P.Member of Order of Friars PreachersCardinal, Archbishop of Praha {Prague}, Czech Republic
42.1Ordained BishopEugčne-Marie ErnoultTitular Bishop of TadamataArchbishop Emeritus of Sens (-Auxerre), France
39.7Ordained BishopAdhemar Esquivel KohenqueTitular Bishop of CaereBishop Emeritus of Tarija, Bolivia
57.4Ordained BishopRaymond Philip EtteldorfTitular Archbishop of TyndarisOfficial Emeritus of the Secretariat of State
51.0Ordained BishopThomas Benjamin FultonTitular Bishop of CursolaBishop Emeritus of Saint Catharines, Ontario, Canada
62.0AppointedJoseph HöffnerCoadjutor Archbishop of Köln {Cologne}, GermanyCardinal, Archbishop Emeritus
62.0AppointedJoseph HöffnerTitular Archbishop of AquileiaCardinal, Archbishop Emeritus of Köln {Cologne}, Germany
51.2Ordained BishopMatthieu KanyamaBishop of Kabinda, Congo (Dem. Rep.)Bishop Emeritus
48.0Ordained BishopSabás Magańa GarcíaBishop of Matamoros, Tamaulipas, México
47.0Ordained BishopPaul Casimir MarcinkusTitular Archbishop of HortaPresident Emeritus of the Pontifical Commission for Vatican City State
56.1Ordained BishopBernard Joseph McLaughlinTitular Bishop of MotulaAuxiliary Bishop Emeritus of Buffalo, New York, USA
46.1Ordained BishopAndré Bernard Michel QuélenTitular Bishop of Turres ConcordiaeBishop Emeritus of Moulins, France
46.9Ordained BishopAndrea Bernardo SchierhoffTitular Bishop of PumentumPrelate of Pando, Bolivia
55.0Ordained BishopAntonio Maria TraviaTitular Archbishop of Termae HimeraeAlmoner Emeritus of the Office of Papal Charities
7 Jan20.0ProfessedPaul Donoghue, S.M.Member of Society of MaryBishop of Rarotonga, Cook Islands, Pacific (Oceania)
8 Jan53.5AppointedJames Francis CarneyArchbishop of Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
75.9AppointedEdward Aloysius FitzgeraldTitular Bishop of ZertaBishop Emeritus of Winona, Minnesota, USA
75.9RetiredEdward Aloysius FitzgeraldBishop of Winona, Minnesota, USABishop Emeritus
69.8AppointedMartin Michael JohnsonTitular Archbishop of CivitateArchbishop Emeritus of Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
69.8ResignedMartin Michael JohnsonArchbishop of Vancouver, British Columbia, CanadaArchbishop Emeritus
70.4AppointedCamille-André Le BlancTitular Bishop of MaxitaBishop Emeritus of Bathurst in Canada, New Brunswick
70.4ResignedCamille-André Le BlancBishop of Bathurst in Canada, New BrunswickBishop Emeritus
28.7Ordained PriestJoseph Theodorus Suwatan, M.S.C.Priest of Missionaries of the Sacred Heart of JesusBishop of Manado, Indonesia
53.2AppointedLoras Joseph WattersBishop of Winona, Minnesota, USABishop Emeritus
9 Jan49.0AppointedBernard MabulaAuxiliary Bishop of Tabora, TanzaniaBishop Emeritus of Singida, Tanzania
49.0AppointedBernard MabulaTitular Bishop of FidolomaBishop Emeritus of Singida, Tanzania
10 Jan58.0AppointedJózsef BánkBishop of Vác, HungaryBishop Emeritus
57.0AppointedPavol BrezanóczyArchbishop of Eger, Hungary
54.7AppointedJózsef CserhátiBishop of Pécs, HungaryBishop Emeritus
78.9AppointedEndre HamvasTitular Archbishop of Arae in NumidiaArchbishop Emeritus of Kalocsa, Hungary
78.9RetiredEndre HamvasArchbishop of Kalocsa, HungaryArchbishop Emeritus
67.2AppointedJózsef IjjasArchbishop of Kalocsa, HungaryArchbishop Emeritus
54.5AppointedJozsef KaczibaApostolic Administrator of Győr (Raab), HungaryApostolic Administrator Emeritus
54.5AppointedJozsef KaczibaTitular Bishop of CufrutaApostolic Administrator Emeritus of Győr (Raab), Hungary
62.3AppointedImre KisberkApostolic Administrator of Székesfehérvár (Albareale), HungaryBishop Emeritus
57.9AppointedJózsef UdvardyApostolic Administrator of Csanád, HungaryBishop Emeritus of Szeged-Csanád, Hungary
57.9AppointedJózsef UdvardyTitular Bishop of TabboraBishop Emeritus of Szeged-Csanád, Hungary
56.4AppointedJozsef VajdaAuxiliary Bishop of Vác, Hungary
56.4AppointedJozsef VajdaTitular Bishop of CartennaeAuxiliary Bishop of Vác, Hungary
63.4AppointedGyörgy ZemplénAuxiliary Bishop of Esztergom, Hungary
63.4AppointedGyörgy ZemplénTitular Bishop of ArenaAuxiliary Bishop of Esztergom, Hungary
11 Jan60.8Ordained BishopPaul-Louis CarričreTitular Bishop of LabicumBishop Emeritus of Laval, France
67.7AppointedFloréncio Cicinho (Sisinio) VieiraTitular Bishop of Macomades RusticianaBishop Emeritus of Amargosa, Bahia, Brazil
67.7ResignedFloréncio Cicinho (Sisinio) VieiraBishop of Amargosa, Bahia, BrazilBishop Emeritus
12 Jan58.7Ordained BishopDenys Philippe BeilounéArchbishop of Alep [Beroea, Halab] (Syrian), Syria
38.5Ordained BishopJosé Mario Ruiz NavasBishop of Latacunga, EcuadorArchbishop Emeritus of Portoviejo, Ecuador
43.5Ordained BishopJean-Pierre-Dominique Zévaco, C.M.Bishop of Fort-Dauphin, MadagascarBishop Emeritus of Tôlagnaro, Madagascar
15 Jan53.1AppointedAngelo Félix MugnolBishop of Bagé, Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil
18 Jan29.1Ordained PriestPaul Eusebius Mea Kaiuea, M.S.C.Priest of Missionaries of the Sacred Heart of JesusBishop of Tarawa and Nauru, Kiribati, Pacific (Oceania)
38.4Ordained BishopJean-Baptiste Kpiéle SoméBishop of Diébougou, Burkina FasoBishop Emeritus
20 Jan17.5ProfessedJuan Vicente Cordoba Villota, S.J.Member of Society of JesusBishop of Fontibón, Colombia
22 Jan79.8DiedGhebre Jesus JacobApostolic Exarch Emeritus of Asmara (Ethiopian), Eritrea
23 Jan30.0Ordained PriestOdilon Guimarăes MoreiraPriest of Caratinga, Minas Gerais, BrazilBishop Emeritus of Itabira-Fabriciano, Minas Gerais, Brazil
51.4AppointedJoseph Raymond WindleCoadjutor Bishop of Pembroke, Ontario, CanadaBishop Emeritus
25 Jan45.8Ordained BishopIreneo García AlonsoBishop of Albacete, SpainBishop Emeritus
33.3Ordained BishopStanislas KaburunguBishop of Ngozi, BurundiBishop Emeritus
40.8Ordained BishopJoseph Kesenge WandangakonguBishop of Molegbe, Congo (Dem. Rep.)Bishop Emeritus
26 Jan45.1Ordained BishopJózef GucwaTitular Bishop of VagaAuxiliary Bishop Emeritus of Tarnów, Poland
30 Jan61.7AppointedVicente Enrique y TarancónArchbishop of Toledo, SpainCardinal, Archbishop Emeritus of Madrid, Spain
70.9DiedJoseph Marie Yüen K’ai-chih (Ching Ping)Bishop of Zhumadian [Chumatien], China
31 Jan55.3AppointedJoseph CunnaneArchbishop of Tuam, IrelandArchbishop Emeritus
52.5AppointedFernando (José Ismael) Errázuriz GandarillasAuxiliary Bishop of Santiago de Chile
52.5AppointedFernando (José Ismael) Errázuriz GandarillasTitular Bishop of DrusilianaAuxiliary Bishop of Santiago de Chile
57.4AppointedVicente Felicísimo Maya GuzmánBishop of Machala, EcuadorBishop Emeritus
46.0AppointedJoseph Alphonse McNicholasAuxiliary Bishop of Saint Louis, Missouri, USABishop of Springfield in Illinois, USA
46.0AppointedJoseph Alphonse McNicholasTitular Bishop of ScalaBishop of Springfield in Illinois, USA
18.4ProfessedTarcísio Scaramussa, S.D.B.Member of Salesians of Saint John BoscoCoadjutor Bishop of Santos, Sao Paulo, Brazil
80.1AppointedJoseph WalshTitular Archbishop of TubernucaArchbishop Emeritus of Tuam, Ireland
80.1RetiredJoseph WalshArchbishop of Tuam, IrelandArchbishop Emeritus
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