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Diocese Events

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1452Archdiocese of Esztergom, Hungary (became Primatial See) Elevated
1557Cardinal Titular Church of Santa Maria sopra Minerva Established
1895Diocese of Yucatán (Mérida), México Territory LostDiocese of Campeche, México Erected
1933Archdiocese of Paderborn, Germany (Rönsahl) Territory LostArchdiocese of Köln {Cologne}, Germany Territory Added
1953Diocese of Aliwal, South Africa (De Aar, Hopetown, Hanover, Middelburg, Britstown, Philipstown, Richmond, and Oolesberg) Territory LostPrefecture Apostolic of De Aar, South Africa Erected
1953Prefecture Apostolic of Garoua, Cameroon ElevatedVicariate Apostolic of Garoua, Cameroon Elevated
1953Vicariate Apostolic of Luluabourg, Congo (Dem. Rep.) (Sankuru, Mbujimayi (aka Busbimaie), and Lomami) Territory LostVicariate Apostolic of Kabinda, Congo (Dem. Rep.) Erected
1953Vicariate Apostolic of Luluabourg, Congo (Dem. Rep.) (Region contained by the rivers Sankuru, Lombele, Lulua, Lele, Luele, Lueme, and Kasai) Territory LostPrefecture Apostolic of Mweka, Congo (Dem. Rep.) Erected
1953Delegation to Great Britain (Added Bermuda Islands) Territory Added
1962Archdiocese of Jaro, Philippines Territory LostTerritorial Prelature of San Jose de Antique, Philippines Erected
1962Archdiocese of Lima, Peru (Province of Gemete) Territory LostTerritorial Prelature of Yauyos, Peru Territory Added
1973Diocese of Cittŕ della Pieve, Italy (Trevinano) Territory LostDiocese of Acquapendente, Italy Territory Added
1973Diocese of Orvieto, Italy (Torre Alfina) Territory LostDiocese of Acquapendente, Italy Territory Added
1973Diocese of Bagnoregio (Bagnorea), Italy (Tordimonte and Sant'Egidio) Territory LostDiocese of Orvieto, Italy Territory Added
1976Archdiocese of Los Angeles, California, USA (Orange) Territory LostDiocese of Orange in California, USA Erected
1982Diocese of Taubaté, Sao Paulo, Brazil (Caraguatatuba and Ubatuba) Territory LostDiocese of Santos, Sao Paulo, Brazil Territory Added


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