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The Year of Our Lord 1990

Bishop Events

January to February


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DateAgeEventBishopTitleCurrent Title
unknown52.4ResignedHieronymus Herculanus Bumbun, O.F.M. Cap.Apostolic Administrator of Sanggau, IndonesiaArchbishop Emeritus of Pontianak, Indonesia
77.1AppointedBernardino Carlos Guillermo Honorato Echeverría Ruiz, O.F.M. †Apostolic Administrator of Ibarra, EcuadorCardinal, Archbishop Emeritus of Guayaquil, Ecuador
84.7DiedIsidor Hermengild Hintringer (da Losenstein), O.F.M. Cap. †Prefect Emeritus of Jiamusi [Kiamusze], China
52.9AppointedCesare Mazzolari, M.C.C.I. †Apostolic Administrator of Rumbek, South SudanBishop
82.5DiedTeodoro Minisci, O.S.B.I. †Abbot Emeritus of Santa Maria di Grottaferrata (Italo-Albanese), Italy
50.7AppointedEdwin Frederick O’BrienRector of the Pontifical North American CollegeCardinal, Grand Master of the Equestrian Order of the Holy Sepulchre of Jerusalem
28.4Solemn ProfessedMichele Petruzzelli, O.S.B.Member of Order of Saint BenedictAbbot of Santissima Trinità di Cava de’ Tirreni, Italy
26.4Professed (Perpetual Vows)Fulgence Razakarivony, M.S.Member of Missionaries of Our Lady of La SaletteBishop of Ihosy, Madagascar
1 Jan31.4Ordained PriestIrineu Roman, C.S.I.Priest of Congregation of Saint JosephAuxiliary Bishop of Belém do Pará, Brazil
2 Jan54.7AppointedJustin Francis RigaliSecretary of the College of CardinalsCardinal, Archbishop Emeritus of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
3 Jan50.6Ordained BishopPeter RemigiusBishop of Kumbakonam, IndiaBishop of Kottar, India
4 Jan50.6AppointedAntonio Arregui YarzaAuxiliary Bishop of Quito, EcuadorArchbishop of Guayaquil, Ecuador
50.6AppointedAntonio Arregui YarzaTitular Bishop of AuzegeraArchbishop of Guayaquil, Ecuador
83.7DiedJean-Pierre-Georges DozolmeBishop Emeritus of Le Puy-en-Velay, France
81.5DiedAlfred Michael WatsonBishop Emeritus of Erie, Pennsylvania, USA
5 Jan75.0RetiredJosip PavlišićArchbishop of Rijeka-Senj, CroatiaArchbishop Emeritus
57.1SucceededAnton TamarutArchbishop of Rijeka-Senj, CroatiaArchbishop of Rijeka, Croatia
6 Jan29.7Professed (Perpetual Vows)Raymond Ahoua, F.D.P.Member of Sons of Divine ProvidenceBishop of Grand-Bassam, Côte d’Ivoire
59.7Ordained BishopBenjamin J. AlmonedaTitular Bishop of ThimidaBishop Emeritus of Daet, Philippines
50.5Ordained BishopIgnazio Bedini, S.D.B.Archbishop of Ispahan, Iran
62.5Ordained BishopGiovanni CeiranoTitular Archbishop of TagaseApostolic Nuncio Emeritus to Denmark
40.9Ordained BishopEdward DajczakTitular Bishop of AzuraBishop of Koszalin-Kołobrzeg, Poland
48.3Ordained BishopDomenico Umberto D’AmbrosioBishop of Termoli-Larino, ItalyArchbishop of Lecce, Italy
67.1Ordained BishopPierre François Marie Joseph Duprey, M. Afr. †Titular Bishop of ThibarisSecretary Emeritus of the Pontifical Council for Promoting Christian Unity
53.7Ordained BishopMarian Błażej Kruszyłowicz, O.F.M. Conv.Titular Bishop of HadrumetumAuxiliary Bishop Emeritus of Szczecin-Kamień, Poland
53.7Ordained BishopMario MilanoArchbishop of Sant’Angelo dei Lombardi-Conza-Nusco-Bisaccia, ItalyBishop Emeritus of Aversa, Italy
60.9Ordained BishopOscar RizzatoTitular Archbishop of VirunumAlmoner Emeritus of the Office of Papal Charities
42.0Ordained BishopPaul R. RuzokaBishop of Kigoma, TanzaniaArchbishop of Tabora, Tanzania
48.1Ordained BishopGiovanni TonucciTitular Archbishop of TorcelloPrelate of Loreto, Italy
61.0Ordained BishopAntonio Ignacio Velasco Garcia, S.D.B. †Titular Bishop of UtimmiraCardinal, Archbishop of Caracas, Santiago de Venezuela
7 Jan54.0Ordained BishopBarthélémy DjablaBishop of San Pedro-en-Côte d’IvoireArchbishop of Gagnoa, Côte d’Ivoire
8 Jan70.0ResignedPaul Edward Waldschmidt, C.S.C. †Auxiliary Bishop of Portland in Oregon, USAAuxiliary Bishop Emeritus
12 Jan75.6DiedPatrick LennonBishop Emeritus of Kildare and Leighlin, Ireland
14 Jan55.6InstalledGiuseppe MatarreseBishop of Frascati, ItalyBishop Emeritus
42.8Ordained BishopŽelimir PuljićBishop of Dubrovnik (Ragusa), CroatiaArchbishop of Zadar (Zara), Croatia
15 Jan62.5AppointedGiovanni CeiranoApostolic Pro-Nuncio to Solomon IslandsApostolic Nuncio Emeritus to Denmark
16 Jan75.2RetiredDennis Walter HickeyAuxiliary Bishop of Rochester, New York, USAAuxiliary Bishop Emeritus
18 Jan63.0InstalledJosé María Hernández GonzálezBishop of Netzahualcóyotl, México, MéxicoBishop Emeritus
20 Jan53.3Ordained BishopJosé Adolfo Mojica MoralesBishop of Sonsonate, El SalvadorBishop Emeritus
51.0ConfirmedFrancesco Pio Tamburrino, O.S.B.Abbot of Montevergine, ItalyArchbishop of Foggia-Bovino, Italy
84.8DiedEdmond-Marie-Jean Wolff, C.S.Sp. †Archbishop Emeritus of Diégo-Suarez, Madagascar
21 Jan24.9Ordained PriestEdmar PerónPriest of Maringá, Parana, BrazilAuxiliary Bishop of São Paulo, Brazil
22 Jan75.2RetiredGiuseppe (Joseph) CaprioPresident of the Prefecture for the Economic Affairs of the Holy SeeCardinal, Grand Master Emeritus of the Equestrian Order of the Holy Sepulchre of Jerusalem
47.7AppointedGermano Grachane, C.M.Auxiliary Bishop of Nampula, MozambiqueBishop of Nacala, Mozambique
47.7AppointedGermano Grachane, C.M.Titular Bishop of ThunusudaBishop of Nacala, Mozambique
43.0AppointedJean-Anatole Kalala KasebaBishop of Kamina, Congo (Dem. Rep.)
78.1RetiredBarthélémy MalungaBishop of Kamina, Congo (Dem. Rep.)Bishop Emeritus
43.9AppointedGiulio Mencuccini, C.P.Bishop of Sanggau, Indonesia
72.2RetiredEdward William O’RourkeBishop of Peoria, Illinois, USABishop Emeritus
45.5AppointedPolycarp PengoCoadjutor Archbishop of Dar-es-Salaam, TanzaniaCardinal, Archbishop
55.8AppointedKarl-Josef RauberPresident of Pontifical Ecclesiastical Academy, Roman CuriaApostolic Nuncio Emeritus to Belgium
75.4RetiredLawrence Joseph RileyAuxiliary Bishop of Boston, Massachusetts, USAAuxiliary Bishop Emeritus
43.6Ordained BishopRobert Rivas, O.P.Bishop of Kingstown, Saint Vincent and Grenadines, AntillesArchbishop of Castries, Saint Lucia, Antilles
48.2AppointedJesús Esteban Sádaba Pérez, O.F.M. Cap.Vicar Apostolic of Aguarico, Ecuador
48.2AppointedJesús Esteban Sádaba Pérez, O.F.M. Cap.Titular Bishop of AssurasVicar Apostolic of Aguarico, Ecuador
23 Jan48.5SucceededJohn Joseph MyersBishop of Peoria, Illinois, USAArchbishop of Newark, New Jersey, USA
78.6DiedFrancisco Juan VénneraBishop Emeritus of San Nicolás de los Arroyos, Argentina
24 Jan72.6DiedManuel Casares HervásBishop Emeritus of Almería, Spain
25 Jan50.1Ordained BishopJoseph Leo Charron, C.Pp.S.Titular Bishop of BencennaBishop Emeritus of Des Moines, Iowa, USA
55.5AppointedPatrick CoveneyApostolic Pro-Nuncio to EthiopiaApostolic Nuncio Emeritus to Greece
26 Jan57.9Ordained BishopNicholas Carmen DattiloBishop of Harrisburg, Pennsylvania, USA
27 Jan61.0InstalledAntonio Ignacio Velasco Garcia, S.D.B. †Vicar Apostolic of Puerto Ayacucho, VenezuelaCardinal, Archbishop of Caracas, Santiago de Venezuela
28 Jan55.9InstalledPatrick Ronald CooneyBishop of Gaylord, Michigan, USABishop Emeritus
61.6Ordained BishopPaulo Antonino Mascarenhas Roxo, O. Praem.Bishop of Mogi das Cruzes, Sao Paulo, BrazilBishop Emeritus
30 Jan73.9DiedHenry Lancelot Paxton Hallett, C.SS.R. †Bishop of Rustenburg, South Africa
Feb93.5DiedJean-Baptiste MagentiesPrefect Emeritus of Tali [Dali], China
1 Feb77.1DiedPierre Pham TânBishop of Thanh Hóa, Viet Nam
2 Feb51.5AppointedFrancesco Gioia, O.F.M. Cap.Archbishop of Camerino-San Severino Marche, ItalySecretary Emeritus of the Pontifical Council for Pastoral Care of Migrants and Itinerant People
45.0Ordained BishopEdward Michael GroszTitular Bishop of MorosbisdusAuxiliary Bishop of Buffalo, New York, USA
63.0AppointedVictor Manuel Maldonado Barreno, O.F.M.Auxiliary Bishop of Guayaquil, EcuadorAuxiliary Bishop Emeritus
63.0AppointedVictor Manuel Maldonado Barreno, O.F.M.Titular Bishop of CeramussaAuxiliary Bishop Emeritus of Guayaquil, Ecuador
60.2Ordained BishopPeter Joseph MallonBishop of Nelson, British Columbia, CanadaArchbishop Emeritus of Regina, Saskatchewan, Canada
42.1AppointedJosé Antonio Pérez Sánchez, O.F.M.Coadjutor Prelate of Jesús María (del Nayar), Nayarit, MéxicoPrelate Emeritus
49.6Ordained BishopRoger Lawrence Schwietz, O.M.I.Bishop of Duluth, Minnesota, USAArchbishop of Anchorage, Alaska, USA
43.9Ordained BishopMaria Callist Soosa PakiamCoadjutor Bishop of Trivandrum, IndiaArchbishop of Trivandrum, India
64.1AppointedOlindo Natale Spagnolo Martellozzo, M.C.C.I. †Auxiliary Bishop of Guayaquil, EcuadorAuxiliary Bishop Emeritus
64.1AppointedOlindo Natale Spagnolo Martellozzo, M.C.C.I. †Titular Bishop of CissiAuxiliary Bishop Emeritus of Guayaquil, Ecuador
52.6AppointedMarin SrakićAuxiliary Bishop of Djakovo o Bosna i Srijem, CroatiaArchbishop Emeritus of Ðakovo-Osijek, Croatia
52.6AppointedMarin SrakićTitular Bishop of CercinaArchbishop Emeritus of Ðakovo-Osijek, Croatia
3 Feb55.5Ordained BishopWaldemar Chaves de AraújoBishop of Teófilo Otoni, Minas Gerais, BrazilBishop Emeritus of São João del Rei, Minas Gerais, Brazil
4 Feb41.9Ordained BishopBoutros MarayatiArchbishop of Alep [Beroea, Halab] (Armenian), Syria
58.2DiedGiuseppe NardinAbbot Emeritus of San Paolo fuori le Mura, Italy
51.9Ordained BishopErcílio TurcoBishop of Limeira, Sao Paulo, BrazilBishop Emeritus of Osasco, Sao Paulo, Brazil
6 Feb66.0AppointedJán Chryzostom Korec, S.J.Bishop of Nitra, SlovakiaCardinal, Bishop Emeritus
7 Feb69.3ResignedJuvenal Roriz, C.SS.R. †Archbishop of Juiz de Fora, Minas Gerais, BrazilArchbishop Emeritus
8 Feb87.0DiedFrançois-Nestor Adam, C.R.B. †Bishop Emeritus of Sion {Sitten}, Switzerland
49.7AppointedGustavo Girón Higuita, O.C.D.Vicar Apostolic of Tumaco, ColombiaBishop of Tumaco, Colombia
49.7AppointedGustavo Girón Higuita, O.C.D.Titular Bishop of BisicaBishop of Tumaco, Colombia
65.7ResignedMiguel Angel Lecumberri Erburu, O.C.D. †Vicar Apostolic of Tumaco, ColombiaVicar Apostolic Emeritus
56.9AppointedMartin LulugaBishop of Gulu, UgandaBishop Emeritus of Nebbi, Uganda
77.3RetiredTheodorus Hubertus Moors, M.S.C. †Bishop of Manado, IndonesiaBishop Emeritus
75.3RetiredEmmanuel Kiwanuka NsubugaArchbishop of Kampala, UgandaCardinal, Archbishop Emeritus
48.9AppointedVincent Ri Pyung-hoBishop of Jeonju {Chonju, Jeon Ju}, Korea (South)
86.0RetiredJoseph Asjiro SatowakiArchbishop of Nagasaki, JapanCardinal, Archbishop Emeritus
58.0AppointedFrancis Xavier Kaname Shimamoto, Ist. del Prado †Archbishop of Nagasaki, Japan
49.8AppointedJoseph Theodorus Suwatan, M.S.C.Bishop of Manado, Indonesia
63.1SucceededEmmanuel WamalaArchbishop of Kampala, UgandaCardinal, Archbishop Emeritus
9 Feb55.5Ordained BishopCharles Soreng, S.J.Bishop of Daltonganj, IndiaBishop Emeritus of Hazaribag, India
10 Feb69.7AppointedAlfred KosteleckyBishop of Austria, Military
69.7AppointedAlfred KosteleckyTitular Bishop of Wiener NeustadtBishop of Austria, Military
11 Feb61.5Ordained BishopAntoine Hayek, B.C. †Archbishop of Bāniyās {Cesarea di Filippo; Paneade} (Melkite Greek), LebanonArchbishop Emeritus
12 Feb70.3ResignedHans-Georg (Johannes) BraunApostolic Administrator of Magdeburg, GermanyApostolic Administrator Emeritus
83.1DiedJoseph Peter Michael DenningAuxiliary Bishop Emeritus of Brooklyn, New York, USA
60.2DiedElias White MutaleArchbishop of Kasama, Zambia
60.9AppointedLeopold NowakApostolic Administrator of Magdeburg, GermanyBishop Emeritus of Magdeburg, Germany
60.9AppointedLeopold NowakTitular Bishop of CissaBishop Emeritus of Magdeburg, Germany
13 Feb54.7Ordained BishopAugustine Cheong Myong-joTitular Bishop of TubulbacaBishop of Busan {Pusan}, Korea (South)
14 Feb49.2AppointedRudolf BalážBishop of Banská Bystrica, Slovakia
43.5AppointedVojtěch CikrleBishop of Brno, Czech Republic
79.9RetiredJozef FeranecBishop of Banská Bystrica, SlovakiaBishop Emeritus
56.5AppointedEduard KojnokBishop of Rožňava, SlovakiaBishop Emeritus
55.9AppointedAlojz TkáčBishop of Košice, SlovakiaArchbishop Emeritus of Košice, Slovakia
57.7AppointedMiloslav VlkBishop of České Budĕjovice {Budweis}, Czech RepublicCardinal, Archbishop Emeritus of Praha {Prague}, Czech Republic
16 Feb73.1DiedArcângelo Cerqua, P.I.M.E. †Bishop Emeritus of Parintins, Amazonas, Brazil
17 Feb48.2AppointedStephen Edward BlaireAuxiliary Bishop of Los Angeles, California, USABishop of Stockton, California, USA
48.2AppointedStephen Edward BlaireTitular Bishop of LamzellaBishop of Stockton, California, USA
86.5DiedPietro GazzoliAuxiliary Bishop Emeritus of Brescia, Italy
66.3Ordained BishopJán HirkaBishop of Prešov (Prjašev) (Slovakian), SlovakiaBishop Emeritus of Prešov (Prjašev) (Slovakian), Slovakia
59.5AppointedSylvester Donovan RyanAuxiliary Bishop of Los Angeles, California, USABishop Emeritus of Monterey in California, USA
59.5AppointedSylvester Donovan RyanTitular Bishop of RemesianaBishop Emeritus of Monterey in California, USA
26.4Ordained PriestOmar Alberto Sánchez Cubillos, O.P.Priest of Order of Friars PreachersBishop of Tibú, Colombia
18 Feb65.1DiedGabriel Dwatuka WagiBishop Emeritus of Rumbek, South Sudan
50.1Ordained BishopNerses Bedros XIX (Boutros) Tarmouni (Taza)Bishop of Iskanderiya {Alexandria} (Armenian), EgyptPatriarch of Cilicia (Armenian), Lebanon
19 Feb66.6AppointedThomas Victor DolinayCoadjutor Archbishop of Pittsburgh (Ruthenian), Pennsylvania, USAArchbishop
67.3AppointedBoutros (Pierre) Raï, B.A. †Archbishop (Personal Title) of Nuestra Señora del Paraíso en México (Melkite Greek)Bishop
20 Feb62.4AppointedThomas Vose DailyBishop of Brooklyn, New York, USABishop Emeritus
64.5AppointedPatrick Leo McCartieBishop of Northampton, England, Great BritainBishop Emeritus
75.7RetiredFrancis John MugaveroBishop of Brooklyn, New York, USABishop Emeritus
21 Feb44.9AppointedBraulio Rafael León VillegasBishop of La Paz en la Baja California Sur, MéxicoBishop of Ciudad Guzmán, Jalisco, México
56.7Ordained BishopPhilip PargeterTitular Bishop of ValentinianaAuxiliary Bishop Emeritus of Birmingham, England, Great Britain
22 Feb50.7Ordained BishopAntonio Arregui YarzaTitular Bishop of AuzegeraArchbishop of Guayaquil, Ecuador
63.0AppointedAlfredo MagarottoBishop of Chioggia, ItalyBishop Emeritus of Vittorio Veneto, Italy
66.7SucceededDavid Bernard ThompsonBishop of Charleston, South Carolina, USABishop Emeritus
72.5ResignedErnest Leo UnterkoeflerBishop of Charleston, South Carolina, USABishop Emeritus
23 Feb69.2Ordained BishopIgnatius Ghattas, B.S. †Bishop of Newton (Our Lady of the Annunciation in Boston) (Melkite Greek), USA
30.2Ordained PriestFelix Lian Khen ThangPriest of Mandalay, MyanmarBishop of Kalay, Myanmar
24 Feb49.4AppointedEmilio Layon BataclanAuxiliary Bishop of Cebu, Philippines
49.4AppointedEmilio Layon BataclanTitular Bishop of GunelaAuxiliary Bishop of Cebu, Philippines
71.8ResignedTraian CrisanSecretary of the Congregation for the Causes of SaintsSecretary Emeritus
50.0AppointedEdward NowakTitular Archbishop of LuniSecretary Emeritus of the Congregation for the Causes of Saints
50.0AppointedEdward NowakSecretary of the Congregation for the Causes of SaintsSecretary Emeritus
57.8AppointedAntonio Racelis RañolaAuxiliary Bishop of Cebu, PhilippinesAuxiliary Bishop Emeritus
57.8AppointedAntonio Racelis RañolaTitular Bishop of ClaternaeAuxiliary Bishop Emeritus of Cebu, Philippines
26 Feb46.9Ordained BishopNestor Ngoy KatahwaBishop of Manono, Congo (Dem. Rep.)Bishop of Kolwezi, Congo (Dem. Rep.)
28 Feb71.9DiedTomás Angel Romero Gross, O.P. †Vicar Apostolic of Puyo, Ecuador
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