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Oldest and Youngest Bishops


BirthdateAgeNameCurrent Title
Oldest
8 Sep 1934 Bishop Luigi PaiaroBishop Emeritus of Nyahururu
15 Aug 1937 Bishop Philip SulumetiBishop Emeritus of Kakamega
12 Sep 1939 Bishop Patrick Joseph Harrington, S.M.A.Bishop Emeritus of Lodwar
24 May 1941 Archbishop Peter Joseph KairoArchbishop Emeritus of Nyeri
19 Sep 1941 Bishop Cornelius Schilder, M.H.M.Bishop Emeritus of Ngong
4 Dec 1941 Archbishop Giovanni TonucciPrelate Emeritus of Loreto, Italy
5 Jul 1942 Archbishop Zacchaeus OkothArchbishop Emeritus of Kisumu
29 Nov 1942 Bishop Emmanuel Okombo WanderaBishop Emeritus of Kericho
30 Nov 1944 Bishop Joseph Alessandro, O.F.M. Cap.Bishop Emeritus of Garissa
31 Dec 1944 John Cardinal NjueArchbishop Emeritus of Nairobi
16 Mar 1946 Bishop Virgilio Pante, I.M.C.Bishop Emeritus of Maralal
11 May 1946 Bishop Maurice Anthony Crowley, S.P.S.Bishop Emeritus of Kitale
Youngest
10 Dec 1976 Bishop Henry Juma OdonyaBishop of Kitale
28 Dec 1974 Bishop George Muthaka, O.F.M. Cap.Bishop of Garissa
5 May 1973 Bishop John Mbinda, C.S.Sp.Bishop of Lodwar
26 Mar 1973 Bishop Wallace Ng’ang’a GachihiAuxiliary Bishop of Nairobi
19 May 1968 Archbishop Maurice Muhatia MakumbaArchbishop of Kisumu
7 Apr 1968 Bishop Joseph Maluki MwongelaBishop of Kitui
26 Nov 1967 Bishop Cleophas Oseso TukaBishop of Nakuru
1967 Bishop Joseph Obanyi SagweBishop of Kakamega
17 Apr 1965 Bishop Hieronymus Emusugut Joya, I.M.C.Bishop of Maralal
30 Apr 1964 Bishop Mark Kadima WamukoyaBishop of Bungoma
27 May 1963 Archbishop Anthony MuheriaArchbishop of Nyeri
11 Mar 1963 Bishop Paul Kariuki NjiruBishop of Wote

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