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The Year of Our Lord 2001

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DateAgeEventBishopTitleCurrent Title
1 Aug60.2InstalledDenis James HartArchbishop of Melbourne, Australia
2 Aug52.7Ordained BishopSofronio Aguirre Bancud, S.S.S.Titular Bishop of BidaBishop of Cabanatuan, Philippines
3 Aug97.8DiedLeo-Karel Jozef De KeselAuxiliary Bishop Emeritus of Gent {Ghent, Gand}, Belgium
4 Aug32.6Ordained PriestCharles Joseph Sampa KasondePriest of Ndola, ZambiaBishop of Solwezi, Zambia
5 Aug52.7Ordained BishopGaetano Di Pierro, S.C.I.Titular Bishop of GuardialfieraBishop of Moramanga, Madagascar
70.1Ordained BishopSalim Ghazal, B.S. †Titular Archbishop of Edessa in Osrhoëne dei Greco-MelkitiCurial Bishop Emeritus of Antiochia {Antioch} (Melkite Greek), Syria
48.7Ordained BishopLudovick Joseph Minde, O.S.S.Bishop of Kahama, Tanzania
6 Aug54.4InstalledJohn Clayton NienstedtBishop of New Ulm, Minnesota, USAArchbishop of Saint Paul and Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA
7 Aug87.5DiedPiotr BednarczykAuxiliary Bishop Emeritus of Tarnów, Poland
8 Aug53.2SucceededDario Campos, O.F.M.Bishop of Araçuaí (Arassuaí), Minas Gerais, BrazilBishop of Cachoeiro do Itapemirim, Espirito Santo, Brazil
72.4AppointedLuigi ContiApostolic Nuncio to MaltaApostolic Nuncio Emeritus
72.4AppointedLuigi ContiApostolic Nuncio to LibyaApostolic Nuncio Emeritus to Malta
76.7RetiredGerardo de Andrade PonteBishop of Patos, Paraiba, BrazilBishop Emeritus
55.3AppointedManoel dos Reis de FariasBishop of Patos, Paraiba, BrazilBishop of Petrolina, Pernambuco, Brazil
62.9Ordained BishopJoseph Hoàng Văn Tiem, S.D.B. †Bishop of Bùi Chu, Viet Nam
45.8Ordained BishopMisael Vacca RamirezBishop of Yopal, Colombia
75.6RetiredCrescênzio RinaldiniBishop of Araçuaí (Arassuaí), Minas Gerais, BrazilBishop Emeritus
9 Aug79.4DiedNoël Kokora-TekryArchbishop Emeritus of Gagnoa, Côte d’Ivoire
11 Aug41.8Ordained BishopSérgio da RochaTitular Bishop of AlbaArchbishop of Brasília, Distrito Federal, Brazil
61.8Ordained BishopPaul Nguyên Thanh HoanCoadjutor Bishop of Phan Thiêt, Viet NamBishop Emeritus
85.9DiedJacques-Julien-Émile PatriaBishop Emeritus of Périgueux (-Sarlat), France
12 Aug50.2Ordained BishopAntonio Santarsiero Rosa, O.S.I.Prelate of Huarí, PeruBishop of Huacho, Peru
13 Aug70.3DiedMiguel Rodriguez Rodriguez, C.SS.R. †Bishop Emeritus of Arecibo, Puerto Rico
14 Aug46.4Ordained BishopGustavo Rodriguez VegaTitular Bishop of ObbaBishop of Nuevo Laredo, Tamaulipas, México
15 Aug50.3Ordained BishopRoberto Camilleri Azzopardi, O.F.M.Titular Bishop of VagadaBishop of Comayagua, Honduras
51.5Ordained BishopTimothy Michael DolanTitular Bishop of NatchesiumCardinal, Archbishop of New York, New York, USA
61.2Ordained BishopRogelio Esquivel MedinaTitular Bishop of GarrianaAuxiliary Bishop of México, Federal District
65.7Ordained BishopFrancisco Clavel GilTitular Bishop of MacomadesAuxiliary Bishop Emeritus of México, Federal District
54.7Ordained BishopJonás Guerrero CoronaTitular Bishop of AssavaBishop of Culiacán, Sinaloa, México
77.1RetiredJakob MayrAuxiliary Bishop of Salzburg, AustriaAuxiliary Bishop Emeritus
42.2Ordained BishopBaselios Cleemis (Isaac) ThottunkalTitular Bishop of ChaialumCardinal, Major Archbishop of Trivandrum (Syro-Malankarese), India
41.5Professed (Perpetual Vows)Gilberto Alfredo Vizcarra Mori, S.J.Priest of Society of JesusVicar Apostolic of Jaén en Peru o San Francisco Javier
61.2Ordained BishopDenis Wiehe, C.S.Sp.Coadjutor Bishop of Port Victoria o SeychellesBishop
17 Aug49.1Ordained BishopJoseph Vu Duy ThôngTitular Bishop of TortibulumBishop of Phan Thiêt, Viet Nam
19 Aug42.6Ordained BishopAndrés Arteaga ManieuTitular Bishop of BalianaAuxiliary Bishop of Santiago de Chile
71.1DiedMieczyslaw JaworskiAuxiliary Bishop of Kielce, Poland
21 Aug65.9Ordained BishopVictor Benito GaleoneBishop of Saint Augustine, Florida, USABishop Emeritus
24 Aug50.9Ordained BishopSamuel Joseph AquilaCoadjutor Bishop of Fargo, North Dakota, USAArchbishop of Denver, Colorado, USA
45.8Ordained BishopPlínio José Luz da SilvaTitular Bishop of MarazanaeBishop of Picos, Piaui, Brazil
75.0RetiredJavier Osés FlamariqueBishop of Huesca, SpainBishop Emeritus
25 Aug86.5DiedWaclaw SkomoruchaAuxiliary Bishop Emeritus of Siedlce, Poland
26 Aug54.5Ordained BishopYves Jean Marie Arsène BoivineauBishop of Annecy, France
28 Aug71.0DiedNorberto Eugenio Conrado Martina, O.F.M. †Bishop of Argentina, Military
29 Aug65.4SucceededMatias Patrício de MacêdoBishop of Campina Grande, Paraiba, BrazilArchbishop Emeritus of Natal, Rio Grande do Norte, Brazil
75.0RetiredLuís Gonzaga FernandesBishop of Campina Grande, Paraiba, BrazilBishop Emeritus
52.3AppointedSebastião Assis de Figueiredo, O.F.M. †Bishop of Guiratinga, Mato Grosso, Brazil
30 Aug49.4Ordained BishopChristopher Henry TooheyBishop of Wilcannia-Forbes, AustraliaBishop Emeritus
31 Aug40.9Ordained BishopSocrates Buenaventura VillegasTitular Bishop of NonaArchbishop of Lingayen-Dagupan, Philippines
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