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The Year of Our Lord 1973

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DateAgeBishopTitle
unknown68.7Pedro José Agostini, O. Cist. †Abbot of Claraval, Minas Gerais, Brazil
unknownJames Ireland, M.H.M. †Prefect of Falkland Islands o Malvinas, Falkland Islands (Malvinas)
unknownGiuseppe KhantzianOrdinary of Greece (Armenian)
unknown70.5Joseph Li Tao-nanBishop of Puqi [Puchi], China
unknown84.6Pietro Moretti, O.F.M. †Prefect of Tongzhou [Tungchow], China
unknownJohn A. Weidner, S.A.C. †Prefect of Raipur, India
2 Jan59.9Alejandro OlaliaArchbishop of Lipa, Philippines
8 Jan92.7José Carlos de AguirreBishop of Sorocaba, Brazil
12 Jan57.9Prosper Paul Dodds, C.S.Sp. †Bishop of Saint-Louis du Sénégal
13 Jan89.4Fernando CentoCardinal, Major Penitentiary Emeritus of the Apostolic Penitentiary
13 Jan71.2Gustave-André-Ferdinand Raballand, M.E.P. †Vicar Apostolic Emeritus of Phnom-Penh, Cambodia
16 Jan80.4Vicente Juan Solís FernándezBishop Emeritus of Alajuela, Costa Rica
20 Jan94.4Antonio TorriniArchbishop of Lucca, Italy
22 Jan52.6Antonio Silvio Zocchetta, O.F.M. †Vicar Apostolic of Mogadiscio, Somalia
27 Jan88.1Istvan HászTitular Bishop of Sura
29 Jan87.6Egidio Luigi Lanzo, O.F.M. Cap. †Bishop of Saluzzo, Italy
29 Jan90.4Gaetano Mignani, C.M. †Bishop of Ji’an [Kian], China
1 Feb63.1Fidel Mario Tubino MongilardiAuxiliary Bishop of Lima, Peru
2 Feb85.1Oreste RauziAuxiliary Bishop of Trento, Italy
10 Feb92.8Fidel García MartínezBishop Emeritus of Calahorra y La Calzada, Spain
12 Feb90.2Innocenzo Alfredo Russo, O.F.M. †Bishop Emeritus of Bovino, Italy
15 Feb89.0Achille LiènartCardinal, Bishop Emeritus of Lille, France
15 Feb79.0Michael O’ReillyBishop Emeritus of Saint George’s, Newfoundland, Canada
16 Feb66.3Luigi CicuttiniBishop Emeritus of Città di Castello, Italy
16 Feb69.0Clarence Edward ElwellBishop of Columbus, Ohio, USA
16 Feb63.0Pawel LatusekAuxiliary Bishop of Wrocław {Breslavia}, Poland
17 Feb72.2John Farmer HealyBishop of Gibraltar
27 Feb57.4Altino Ribeiro de SantanaBishop of Beira, Mozambique
28 Feb77.4Thomas Niu Hui-chingBishop of Yanggu [Yangku], China
7 Mar60.1Peter Han Kong-ryelArchbishop of Kwangju, Korea (South)
7 Mar63.8John Selby SpenceAuxiliary Bishop of Washington, District of Columbia, USA
8 Mar86.9Benjamín de Arriba y CastroCardinal, Archbishop Emeritus of Tarragona, Spain
11 Mar59.3Edward Louis Fedders, M.M. †Prelate of Juli, Peru
17 Mar74.0Giuseppe Antonio FerrettoCardinal, Major Penitentiary Emeritus of the Apostolic Penitentiary
20 Mar79.1Francesco BottinoAuxiliary Bishop of Torino {Turin}, Italy
23 Mar68.4Nicolas Kinsch, S.C.I. †Archbishop Emeritus of Kisangani, Congo (Dem. Rep.)
26 Mar78.6Alphonse Marie Van den Bosch, C.SS.R. †Bishop Emeritus of Matadi, Congo (Dem. Rep.)
29 Mar67.7György ZemplénAuxiliary Bishop of Esztergom, Hungary
31 Mar82.8Venanzio Francesco Filippini, O.F.M. †Vicar Apostolic Emeritus of Mogadiscio, Somalia
2 Apr81.0Joseph-Charles LefèbvreCardinal, Archbishop Emeritus of Bourges, France
7 Apr65.2Pompeu de Sá Leão y Seabra, C.S.Sp. †Bishop of Malanje, Angola
7 Apr77.7John Charles McQuaid, C.S.Sp. †Archbishop Emeritus of Dublin, Ireland
13 Apr51.1Mário Roberto Emmett Anglim, C.SS.R. †Prelate of Coari, Amazonas, Brazil
16 Apr51.8Curiacos MoussessBishop of Amadiyah (Chaldean), Iraq
17 Apr97.8Bernardin Shlaku, O.F.M. †Bishop of Pult, Albania
27 Apr90.7Peter Francis RayappaBishop Emeritus of Kumbakonam, India
28 Apr61.3Alfonso Zaplana BellizzaBishop of Tacna, Peru
29 Apr45.1Érico FerrariBishop of Santa Maria, Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil
2 May65.6Edward Louis Heston, C.S.C. †President of the Pontifical Commission of Social Communications
2 May83.7Joseph RabbaniArchbishop Emeritus of Homs (-Hama-Nabk) (Syrian), Syria
6 May73.5Fernando Guercilena, P.I.M.E. †Bishop Emeritus of Kengtung, Myanmar
7 May85.5Arcadio María Larraona Saralegui, C.M.F. †Cardinal, Prefect Emeritus of the Congregation of Rites
7 May83.3Antonio Victor Pildáin y ZapiáinBishop Emeritus of Islas Canarias {Canary Islands}, Spain
8 May82.4José Hascher, C.S.Sp. †Prelate Emeritus of Juruá, Acre, Brazil
15 May83.6Raffaele BarattaArchbishop Emeritus of Perugia, Italy
16 May79.8Napoléon-Alexandre Labrie, C.I.M. †Bishop Emeritus of Golfe St-Laurent, Québec, Canada
19 May87.5Lino Rodrigo RuescaBishop of Huesca, Spain
21 May85.4Eugene O’CallaghanBishop Emeritus of Clogher, Ireland
23 May53.3Francis Xavier Hsu Chen-PingBishop of Hong Kong [Xianggang], China
23 May78.6Joseph Francis FlannellyAuxiliary Bishop Emeritus of New York, New York, USA
2 Jun77.9John Edward PetitBishop Emeritus of Menevia, Wales, Great Britain
12 Jun53.4Paulo José TavaresBishop of Macau, China
21 Jun78.2Joseph Guffens, S.J. †Coadjutor Vicar Apostolic Emeritus of Koango o Kwango, Congo (Dem. Rep.)
27 Jun52.8Léon Eugène Émile François DixneufAuxiliary Bishop of Rennes (-Dol-Saint-Malo), France
28 Jun62.6Jean-Ernest MénardBishop of Rodez (-Vabres), France
29 Jun71.3Jan Vos, M.H.M. †Vicar Apostolic Emeritus of Kuching, Malaysia
30 Jun70.1Bl. Vasyl Vsevolod Velychkovsky, C.SS.R. †Auxiliary Bishop of Lviv (Ukrainian), Ukraine
10 Jul79.7José García y GoldarazArchbishop Emeritus of Valladolid, Spain
11 Jul81.2Cesare ZerbaCardinal, Secretary Emeritus of the Congregation of the Discipline of the Sacraments
13 Jul86.7William Patrick O’ConnorBishop Emeritus of Madison, Wisconsin, USA
21 Jul52.3Robert Chopard-Lallier, S.M.A. †Prefect Emeritus of Parakou, Benin
22 Jul85.2Carlos de la Trinidad Borge y CastrilloAuxiliary Bishop Emeritus of Managua, Nicaragua
24 Jul64.1Aurelian (Josef) Bilgeri, O.S.B. †Bishop of Eshowe, South Africa
25 Jul87.3Aloysius Joseph Willinger, C.SS.R. †Bishop Emeritus of Monterey in California, USA
1 Aug72.9Michael Alphonsus HarringtonBishop of Kamloops, British Columbia, Canada
2 Aug80.5José Souto VizosoBishop Emeritus of Palencia, Spain
6 Aug84.5Joseph Bonhomme, O.M.I. †Vicar Apostolic Emeritus of Basutoland, Lesotho
9 Aug68.0Stjepan BauerleinBishop of Djakovo o Bosna i Srijem, Croatia
10 Aug55.7Giuseppe MarafiniBishop of Veroli-Frosinone, Italy
14 Aug70.1Jeremiah Francis MinihanAuxiliary Bishop of Boston, Massachusetts, USA
14 Aug78.6Jan NowickiApostolic Administrator of Lviv, Ukraine
18 Aug60.5Leonard Philip CowleyAuxiliary Bishop of Saint Paul and Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA
18 Aug59.8Patrick Kla JuwleVicar Apostolic of Cape Palmas, Liberia
24 Aug90.7David Francis Hickey, S.J. †Bishop Emeritus of Belize, Belize
24 Aug75.6Pietro ZuccarinoBishop of Bobbio (-Abbey of San Colombano), Italy
27 Aug85.2Biagio BudelacciAuxiliary Bishop Emeritus of Frascati, Italy
27 Aug67.6Enrico NicodemoArchbishop of Bari (-Canosa), Italy
27 Aug89.0Juan (Matías) Solá y Farrell, O.F.M. Cap. †Vicar Apostolic Emeritus of Bluefields, Nicaragua
29 Aug68.3Vladimiro Boric Crnosija, S.D.B. †Bishop of Punta Arenas, Chile
31 Aug57.1Fernando (José Ismael) Errázuriz GandarillasAuxiliary Bishop of Santiago de Chile
3 Sep65.0Rufino Jiao SantosCardinal, Archbishop of Manila, Philippines
5 Sep67.5Simon Hoa Nguyên-van HienBishop of Ðà Lat, Viet Nam
9 Sep57.8Joseph BabanaBishop of Zaku (Chaldean), Iraq
16 Sep89.6William Theodore HeardCardinal, Dean Emeritus of the Roman Rota
18 Sep88.8Alexandre Poncet, S.M. †Vicar Apostolic Emeritus of Wallis et Futuna, Wallis and Futuna, Pacific (Oceania)
19 Sep82.3Urban John VehrArchbishop Emeritus of Denver, Colorado, USA
30 Sep81.1Alfonso María ButelerArchbishop of Mendoza, Argentina
30 Sep75.7Alexandre-Joseph-Charles Derouineau, M.E.P. †Archbishop of Kunming [Kunming], China
8 Oct61.4Henry MurphyBishop of Limerick, Ireland
14 Oct44.6Armando Amaral Dos SantosBishop of Benguela, Angola
15 Oct63.2Claude Rolland, M.S. †Bishop of Antsirabé, Madagascar
21 Oct68.1James WardAuxiliary Bishop of Glasgow, Scotland, Great Britain
22 Oct61.4Antonio Hernández GallegosBishop of Tabasco, México
24 Oct72.9Costantino StellaArchbishop Emeritus of L’Aquila, Italy
26 Oct82.1José Borgatti, S.D.B. †Bishop of Viedma, Argentina
31 Oct78.8Jean Cassaigne, M.E.P. †Vicar Apostolic Emeritus of Saigon, Viet Nam
4 Nov76.1Francis John Doyle, M.S.C. †Bishop Emeritus of Sideia, Papua New Guinea
6 Nov73.7George AlapattBishop Emeritus of Trichur (Syro-Malabarese), India
11 Nov65.6Thomas Edward GillAuxiliary Bishop of Seattle, Washington, USA
14 Nov70.4Juan Pedro Zarranz y PueyoBishop of Plasencia, Spain
17 Nov83.6Daniel Henrique Hostin, O.F.M. †Bishop of Lages, Santa Catarina, Brazil
18 Nov74.4Peter Thomas McKeefryCardinal, Archbishop of Wellington, New Zealand
25 Nov96.9Giuseppe Placido Maria Nicolini, O.S.B. †Bishop of Assisi, Italy
29 Nov58.7Aldo GobbiAuxiliary Bishop of Imola, Italy
2 Dec77.9Bl. Ivan SleziukBishop of Ivano-Frankivsk [Stanisławów] (Ukrainian), Ukraine
7 Dec58.9Thomas Patrick Collins, M.M. †Vicar Apostolic Emeritus of Pando, Bolivia
13 Dec84.9Giuseppe BeltramiCardinal, Apostolic Nuncio Emeritus to Netherlands
13 Dec79.9Blasius Sigibald Kurz, O.F.M. †Prefect of Lingling [Yungchow], China
13 Dec87.2Manuel Jerónimo Yerena y CamarenaBishop Emeritus of Huejutla, Hidalgo, México
14 Dec85.9Johannes Baptist NeuhäuslerAuxiliary Bishop of München und Freising {Munich}, Germany
17 Dec90.8Amleto Giovanni CicognaniCardinal, Secretary Emeritus of the Secretariat of State
26 Dec65.5Nicholas Hettinga, M.H.M. †Bishop Emeritus of Rawalpindi, Pakistan
31 Dec93.9Vincent Victor Dereere, O.C.D. †Bishop Emeritus of Trivandrum, India

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