Catholic-Hierarchy DC

The Year of Our Lord 1974

Bishop Events

July to August

See Also: January to February | March to April | May to June | September to October | November to December | Overview | Diocese Events | Necrology | Previous Year (1973) | Next Year (1975)

[Previous Page]

DateAgeEventBishopTitleCurrent Title
1 Jul71.4ResignedJohn Boekenfoehr, O.M.I. †Bishop of Kimberley, South AfricaBishop Emeritus
70.7ResignedThéophile Albert Cadoux, M.S.C. †Bishop of Kaolack, SenegalBishop Emeritus
63.8AppointedCharles Gomes, S.J. †Bishop of Ahmedabad, IndiaBishop Emeritus
40.7AppointedErwin Hecht, O.M.I.Bishop of Kimberley, South AfricaBishop Emeritus
51.1AppointedPaul Huynh Dông CácBishop of Qui Nhơn, Viet NamBishop Emeritus
47.1AppointedNicolas Huynh Van NghiAuxiliary Bishop of Saigon, Viet NamBishop Emeritus of Phan Thiết, Viet Nam
47.1AppointedNicolas Huynh Van NghiTitular Bishop of SelseaBishop Emeritus of Phan Thiết, Viet Nam
60.3ResignedJames Robert KnoxArchbishop of Melbourne, AustraliaCardinal, President of the Pontifical Council for the Family
69.2ResignedPierre Louis Leclerc, M. Afr. †Bishop of Ségou, MaliBishop Emeritus
64.7ResignedLeo Lemay, S.M. †Bishop of Bougainville, Papua New GuineaBishop Emeritus
48.5AppointedThomas Francis LittleArchbishop of Melbourne, AustraliaArchbishop Emeritus
24.4Ordained PriestJuan Manuel Mancilla SánchezPriest of San Luis Potosí, MéxicoBishop of Texcoco, México, México
36.6AppointedStephen Naidoo, C.SS.R. †Auxiliary Bishop of Cape Town {Kaapstad}, South AfricaArchbishop
36.6AppointedStephen Naidoo, C.SS.R. †Titular Bishop of MammillaArchbishop of Cape Town {Kaapstad}, South Africa
52.6AppointedDominique Nguyên van LangBishop of Xuân Lộc, Viet Nam
37.5AppointedThéodore-Adrien SarrBishop of Kaolack, SenegalCardinal, Archbishop Emeritus of Dakar, Senegal
47.5AppointedMori Julien-Marie SidibéBishop of Ségou, Mali
39.5AppointedGregory SingkaiBishop of Bougainville, Papua New Guinea
62.5AppointedHerman To PaivuAuxiliary Bishop of Port Moresby, Papua New GuineaArchbishop
62.5AppointedHerman To PaivuTitular Bishop of TemunianaArchbishop of Port Moresby, Papua New Guinea
2 Jul27.2Ordained PriestRafael Sandoval Sandoval, M.N.M.Priest of Misioneros de la Natividad de MaríaBishop of Autlán, Jalisco, México
3 Jul49.7AppointedManuel Edmilson da CruzAuxiliary Bishop of Fortaleza, Ceara, BrazilBishop Emeritus of Limoeiro do Norte, Ceara, Brazil
62.3ResignedRichard Finn, S.M.A. †Bishop of Ibadan, NigeriaBishop Emeritus
64.0ResignedJohn J. Reddington, S.M.A. †Bishop of Jos, NigeriaBishop Emeritus
5 Jul70.9ResignedHenri-Louis-Marie MazeratBishop of Angers, FranceBishop Emeritus
50.5AppointedJean Pierre Marie OrchamptBishop of Angers, FranceBishop Emeritus
6 Jul49.3Ordained BishopRoger Joseph BourratBishop of Rodez (-Vabres), FranceBishop Emeritus
28.2Ordained PriestOrlando BrandesPriest of Lages, Santa Catarina, BrazilArchbishop of Londrina, Parana, Brazil
32.1Ordained PriestAlvaro Corrada del Rio, S.J.Priest of Society of JesusBishop of Mayagüez, Puerto Rico
45.7Ordained BishopJoseph Marie Louis DuvalTitular Bishop of CannaeArchbishop Emeritus of Rouen, France
27.6Ordained PriestJonás Guerrero CoronaPriest of Autlán, Jalisco, MéxicoBishop of Culiacán, Sinaloa, México
43.0AppointedRichard Charles Patrick HanifenAuxiliary Bishop of Denver, Colorado, USABishop Emeritus of Colorado Springs, Colorado, USA
43.0AppointedRichard Charles Patrick HanifenTitular Bishop of AbercorniaBishop Emeritus of Colorado Springs, Colorado, USA
46.2AppointedMichel Marie Paul SaudreauBishop of Le Havre, FranceBishop Emeritus
7 Jul26.0Ordained PriestPetar ŠolicPriestAuxiliary Bishop of Split-Makarska, Croatia
8 Jul52.8AppointedRubén Buitrago Trujillo, O.A.R. †Bishop of Zipaquirá, Colombia
75.6RetiredBuenaventura Jáuregui PrietoBishop of Zipaquirá, ColombiaBishop Emeritus
10 Jul63.9DiedJames CunninghamBishop Emeritus of Hexham and Newcastle, England, Great Britain
11 Jul46.7AppointedRafael Gallardo García, O.S.A.Bishop of Linares, Nuevo León, MéxicoBishop Emeritus of Tampico, Tamaulipas, México
77.4DiedSimeon Kokov (Kokoff), O.F.M. Cap. †Apostolic Administrator of Sofia e Plovdiv, Bulgaria
12 Jul50.7AppointedThomas William LyonsAuxiliary Bishop of Washington, District of Columbia, USA
50.7AppointedThomas William LyonsTitular Bishop of MurthlacumAuxiliary Bishop of Washington, District of Columbia, USA
40.1AppointedEugene Antonio Marino, S.S.J. †Auxiliary Bishop of Washington, District of Columbia, USAArchbishop Emeritus of Atlanta, Georgia, USA
40.1AppointedEugene Antonio Marino, S.S.J. †Titular Bishop of Walla WallaArchbishop Emeritus of Atlanta, Georgia, USA
25.5Ordained PriestEdward Gabriel Risi, O.M.I.Priest of Oblates of Mary ImmaculateBishop of Keimoes-Upington, South Africa
13 Jul60.0AppointedGenaro Alamilla ArteagaBishop of Papantla, Puebla, MéxicoBishop Emeritus
40.8AppointedJosé Fernández ArteagaBishop of Apatzingán, Michoacán, MéxicoArchbishop Emeritus of Chihuahua, México
42.3AppointedMario Enrique Ríos Mont, C.M.Prelate of Escuintla, GuatemalaAuxiliary Bishop Emeritus of Guatemala
42.3AppointedMario Enrique Ríos Mont, C.M.Titular Bishop of TigualaAuxiliary Bishop Emeritus of Guatemala
14 Jul27.3Ordained PriestMarin BarišicPriest of Split-Makarska, CroatiaArchbishop
36.5Ordained BishopJoseph Bolangi Egwanga Ediba TasameBishop of Budjala, Congo (Dem. Rep.)Bishop Emeritus
48.2Ordained BishopJeremiah NewmanBishop of Limerick, Ireland
15 Jul75.3RetiredGiovanni Battista ParodiBishop of Savona e Noli, ItalyBishop Emeritus
51.1AppointedFranco SibillaBishop of Savona e Noli, ItalyBishop Emeritus of Asti, Italy
16 Jul75.1RetiredGuido Luigi Bentivoglio, S.O.C. †Archbishop of Catania, ItalyArchbishop Emeritus
53.7InstalledJames Aloysius HickeyBishop of Cleveland, Ohio, USACardinal, Archbishop Emeritus of Washington, District of Columbia, USA
61.5SucceededDomenico PicchinennaArchbishop of Catania, ItalyArchbishop Emeritus
63.1AppointedEladio Vicuña AránguizArchbishop of Puerto Montt, ChileArchbishop Emeritus
17 Jul80.7DiedPiotr KałwaBishop of Lublin, Poland
18 Jul71.0DiedBruno M. PelaiaBishop of Tricarico, Italy
39.7Ordained BishopPeter Alfred Sutton, O.M.I. †Bishop of Labrador-Schefferville, Québec, CanadaArchbishop Emeritus of Keewatin-Le Pas, Manitoba, Canada
19 Jul46.1InstalledWalter Francis SullivanBishop of Richmond, Virginia, USABishop Emeritus
20 Jul24.7Ordained PriestEmanuel Barbara, O.F.M. Cap.Priest of Order of Friars Minor CapuchinBishop of Malindi, Kenya
26.9Ordained PriestKevin John Patrick McDonaldPriest of Birmingham, England, Great BritainArchbishop Emeritus of Southwark, England, Great Britain
45.6AppointedJoseph MerciecaAuxiliary Bishop of MaltaArchbishop Emeritus
45.6AppointedJoseph MerciecaTitular Bishop of Gemellae in NumidiaArchbishop Emeritus of Malta
26.2Ordained PriestPaul Yemboaro OuédraogoPriest of Bobo-Dioulasso, Burkina FasoArchbishop
26.0Ordained PriestDennis Marion SchnurrPriest of Sioux City, Iowa, USAArchbishop of Cincinnati, Ohio, USA
27.2Ordained PriestHeinz Wilhelm Steckling, O.M.I.Priest of Oblates of Mary ImmaculateBishop of Ciudad del Este, Paraguay
24.5Ordained PriestCarmelo ZammitPriest of MaltaBishop-Elect of Gibraltar
21 Jul70.8DiedAlejandro Menchaca LiraBishop Emeritus of Temuco, Chile
23 Jul52.8AppointedWilliam Anthony HughesAuxiliary Bishop of Youngstown, Ohio, USABishop Emeritus of Covington, Kentucky, USA
52.8AppointedWilliam Anthony HughesTitular Bishop of Inis CathaigBishop Emeritus of Covington, Kentucky, USA
52.3DiedPeter Wang Kei LeiBishop of Hong Kong [Xianggang], ChinaAuxiliary Bishop
24 Jul41.5AppointedAlfredo José Rodríguez FigueroaAuxiliary Bishop of Caracas, Santiago de VenezuelaArchbishop of Cumaná, Venezuela
41.5AppointedAlfredo José Rodríguez FigueroaTitular Bishop of Lari CastellumArchbishop of Cumaná, Venezuela
25 Jul39.0Ordained BishopVicente Ramón Hernández PeñaTitular Bishop of SullectumBishop Emeritus of Trujillo, Venezuela
26.1Ordained PriestPhilippe RukambaPriestBishop of Butare, Rwanda
40.3Ordained BishopRobert Fortune SanchezArchbishop of Santa Fe, New Mexico, USAArchbishop Emeritus
27 Jul55.5DiedAntonio Cabri, C.S.I. †Auxiliary Bishop-Elect of Napo, Ecuador
85.6DiedBenigno CarraraBishop Emeritus of Imola, Italy
27.3Ordained PriestJohn Clayton NienstedtPriest of Detroit, Michigan, USAArchbishop Emeritus of Saint Paul and Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA
25.3Ordained PriestEugenio Romero PosePriest of Madrid, SpainAuxiliary Bishop
28 Jul50.0Ordained BishopMiroslav Stefan MarusynTitular Bishop of CadiSecretary Emeritus of the Congregation for the Oriental Churches
27.2Ordained PriestDesiderius M. RwomaPriest of Bukoba, TanzaniaBishop
29 Jul22.7Professed (Perpetual Vows)Antônio Carlos Altieri, S.D.B.Member of Salesians of Saint John BoscoArchbishop Emeritus of Passo Fundo, Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil
24.7Ordained PriestMansueto BianchiPriest of Lucca, ItalyBishop Emeritus of Pistoia, Italy
46.6Ordained BishopJosé Mario Escobar SernaTitular Bishop of Urbs SalviaBishop Emeritus of Palmira, Colombia
30 Jul53.5DiedAndré Gustave BossuytPrelate of Mission de France o Pontigny, France
31 Jul80.5DiedRaymond Aloysius Lane, M.M. †Superior General Emeritus of Catholic Foreign Mission Society of America
1 Aug75.9DiedIldebrando AntoniuttiCardinal, Prefect Emeritus of the Congregation for Religious and Secular Institutes
2 Aug28.2Ordained PriestAntonysamy FrancisPriest of Tanjore, IndiaBishop of Kumbakonam, India
16.9ProfessedMilan Chautur, C.SS.R.Member of Congregation of the Most Holy RedeemerBishop of Košice (Slovakian), Slovakia
36.7AppointedStephen Naidoo, C.SS.R. †Titular Bishop of Aquae FlaviaeArchbishop of Cape Town {Kaapstad}, South Africa
3 Aug47.9AppointedRaúl Holguer López MayorgaCoadjutor Bishop of Guaranda, EcuadorBishop Emeritus of Latacunga, Ecuador
24.1Ordained PriestJohn Thattumkal, S.S.C.Priest of Priestly Society of St. Joseph Benedict CottolengoBishop Emeritus of Cochin, India
5 Aug26.8Ordained PriestDevadass Ambrose MariadossPriest of Tanjore, IndiaBishop
6 Aug69.8DiedVirginio DondeoBishop of Orvieto, Italy
BornAliaksandr Yasheuski, S.D.B.SmarhonAuxiliary Bishop of Minsk-Mohilev, Belarus
8 Aug39.8AppointedAlberto Giraldo Jaramillo, P.S.S.Auxiliary Bishop of Popayán, ColombiaArchbishop Emeritus of Medellín, Colombia
39.8AppointedAlberto Giraldo Jaramillo, P.S.S.Titular Bishop of ObbaArchbishop Emeritus of Medellín, Colombia
54.9AppointedJoseph Vincent SullivanBishop of Baton Rouge, Louisiana, USA
9 Aug44.0AppointedKenneth Anthony AngellAuxiliary Bishop of Providence, Rhode Island, USABishop Emeritus of Burlington, Vermont, USA
44.0AppointedKenneth Anthony AngellTitular Bishop of SeptimuniciaBishop Emeritus of Burlington, Vermont, USA
52.7AppointedLouis-de-Gonzague Langevin, M. Afr. †Auxiliary Bishop of Saint-Hyacinthe, Québec, CanadaBishop Emeritus
52.7AppointedLouis-de-Gonzague Langevin, M. Afr. †Titular Bishop of RossmarkaeumBishop Emeritus of Saint-Hyacinthe, Québec, Canada
10 Aug28.6Ordained PriestVictor AgbanouPriest of Lokossa, BeninBishop
26.6Ordained PriestMario Fiandri, S.D.B.Priest of Salesians of Saint John BoscoVicar Apostolic of El Petén, Guatemala
61.5AppointedMarcello RosinaBishop of Nepi e Sutri, ItalyBishop Emeritus of Civita Castellana (, Orte, Gallese, Nepi e Sutri), Italy
28.9Ordained PriestJoseph Trân Xuân TiéuPriestBishop of Long Xuyên, Viet Nam
11 Aug51.2Ordained BishopPaul Huynh Dông CácBishop of Qui Nhơn, Viet NamBishop Emeritus
47.2Ordained BishopNicolas Huynh Van NghiTitular Bishop of SelseaBishop Emeritus of Phan Thiết, Viet Nam
52.7Ordained BishopDominique Nguyên van LangBishop of Xuân Lộc, Viet Nam
33.1Ordained PriestFrancisco João Silota, M. Afr.Priest of Missionaries of Africa (White Fathers)Bishop of Chimoio, Mozambique
12 Aug91.5DiedAndrien-Joseph Larribeau, M.E.P. †Bishop Emeritus of Daejeon {Taejon}, Korea (South)
42.0AppointedGaudencio Borbon RosalesAuxiliary Bishop of Manila, PhilippinesCardinal, Archbishop Emeritus
42.0AppointedGaudencio Borbon RosalesTitular Bishop of OescusCardinal, Archbishop Emeritus of Manila, Philippines
13 Aug52.6InstalledThomas Jerome WelshBishop of Arlington, Virginia, USABishop Emeritus of Allentown, Pennsylvania, USA
14 Aug79.6DiedAlbert François Cousineau, C.S.C. †Bishop of Cap-Haïtien, Haïti
79.2RetiredPacifico Maria Luigi Perantoni, O.F.M. †Archbishop of Lanciano e Ortona, ItalyArchbishop Emeritus
53.1AppointedLeopoldo TeofiliArchbishop of Lanciano e Ortona, Italy
15 Aug88.5DiedAntônio de Almeida Lustosa, S.D.B. †Archbishop Emeritus of Fortaleza, Ceara, Brazil
25.7Ordained DeaconRodolfo Fontiveros BeltranDeacon of Tuguegarao, PhilippinesBishop of San Fernando de La Union, Philippines
19.8ProfessedMarek Marian Piatek, C.SS.R.Member of Congregation of the Most Holy RedeemerBishop of Coari, Amazonas, Brazil
16 Aug25.4Ordained PriestLeopoldo José Brenes SolórzanoPriest of Managua, NicaraguaCardinal, Archbishop
17 Aug25.9Ordained PriestRamón José Aponte FernándezPriest of Trujillo, VenezuelaBishop of Valle de la Pascua, Venezuela
18 Aug53.9ResignedJohn Neil CullinaneAuxiliary Bishop of Melbourne, AustraliaAuxiliary Bishop Emeritus
46.7Ordained BishopJosé Antônio do Couto, S.C.I. †Titular Bishop of Hyccarum (Hyccara)Bishop Emeritus of Taubaté, Sao Paulo, Brazil
27.3Ordained PriestJanvier Kataka LuvetePriestBishop of Wamba, Congo (Dem. Rep.)
63.2InstalledEladio Vicuña AránguizArchbishop of Puerto Montt, ChileArchbishop Emeritus
21 Aug82.6DiedEmanuele GaleaAuxiliary Bishop of Malta
55.6SucceededFederico Bonifacio Madersbacher Gasteiger, O.F.M. †Vicar Apostolic of Chiquitos, BoliviaBishop Emeritus of San Ignacio de Velasco, Bolivia
58.0AppointedJoseph-Marie RayaTitular Archbishop of ScythopolisArchbishop Emeritus of Akka [San Giovanni d’Acri; Tolemaide] (Melkite Greek), Israel
58.0ResignedJoseph-Marie RayaArchbishop of Akka [San Giovanni d’Acri; Tolemaide] (Melkite Greek), IsraelArchbishop Emeritus
74.6RetiredJosé Calasanz Rosenhammer, O.F.M. †Vicar Apostolic of Chiquitos, BoliviaVicar Apostolic Emeritus
22 Aug50.7ResignedJosé Julio Aguilar GarcíaBishop of Santa Cruz del Quiché, GuatemalaBishop Emeritus
51.6AppointedJuan José Gerardi ConederaBishop of Santa Cruz del Quiché, GuatemalaBishop Emeritus
26.4Professed (Perpetual Vows)Neil Edward Tiedemann, C.P.Member of Congregation of the PassionAuxiliary Bishop of Brooklyn, New York, USA
24 Aug24.9Ordained PriestGianfranco De LucaPriest of Teramo-Atri, ItalyBishop of Termoli-Larino, Italy
28.4Ordained PriestRobert Jean Louis Le Gall, O.S.B.Priest of Order of Saint BenedictArchbishop of Toulouse (-Saint Bertrand de Comminges-Rieux), France
36.9Ordained BishopFloribert Songasonga MwitwaBishop of Kolwezi, Congo (Dem. Rep.)Archbishop Emeritus of Lubumbashi, Congo (Dem. Rep.)
25 Aug66.7Ordained BishopVicente BernikonBishop of Malabo, Equatorial Guinea
26 Aug59.5ResignedCustódio Alvim PereiraArchbishop of Lourenço Marques, MozambiqueArchbishop Emeritus
39.9AppointedZacarias KamwenhoAuxiliary Bishop of Luanda, AngolaArchbishop Emeritus of Lubango, Angola
39.9AppointedZacarias KamwenhoTitular Bishop of TablaArchbishop Emeritus of Lubango, Angola
22.7Professed (Perpetual Vows)Zbigniew Tadeusz Kusy, O.F.M.Member of Order of Friars MinorBishop of Kaga-Bandoro, Central African Republic
27 Aug53.0AppointedErnesto Gonçalves da Costa, O.F.M. †Apostolic Administrator of Lourenço Marques, MozambiqueBishop Emeritus of Faro {Algarve}, Portugal
41.3AppointedPetero MatacaAuxiliary Bishop of Suva, Fiji, Pacific (Oceania)Archbishop Emeritus
41.3AppointedPetero MatacaTitular Bishop of SimininaArchbishop Emeritus of Suva, Fiji, Pacific (Oceania)
28 Aug48.6Ordained BishopJohn Michael SherlockTitular Bishop of Macriana in MauretaniaBishop Emeritus of London, Ontario, Canada
45.4Ordained BishopJosé Crisologo SorraBishop of Virac, PhilippinesBishop Emeritus of Legazpi, Philippines
29 Aug76.8DiedAndrzej WronkaAuxiliary Bishop of Wrocław {Breslavia}, Poland
31 Aug22.8Solemn ProfessedCástor Oswaldo Azuaje Pérez, O.C.D.Member of Order of Discalced CarmelitesBishop of Trujillo, Venezuela
75.2RetiredJoseph Edward RudderhamBishop of Clifton, England, Great BritainBishop Emeritus
[Next Page]


Home | Countries | Religious Orders | Popes | Holy See | Roman Curia | Cardinals by Rank
Bishops: All | Living | Deceased | Youngest | Oldest | Cardinal Electors
Dioceses: All | Current | Titular | Vacant | Structured View
Events: Recent | by Date | by Year | Necrology
Conclaves | Consistories | Councils
Eastern Catholic Churches


About Catholic-Hierarchy
Terminology/Site Help
[ Comments/Corrections ] Copyright David M. Cheney, 1996-2016
Code: web_e, v3.1.3, 5 May 2016; Data: 15 Aug 2016