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The Year of Our Lord 1279

Bishop Events

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DateAgeEventBishopTitleCurrent Title
unknownDiedHugh BenhamBishop of Aberdeen, Scotland, Great Britain
DiedPietro Viatico CaetaniBishop of Anagni, Italy
DiedÉtienne d’AuriacBishop of Mende, France
AppointedDurand Bishop of Nantes, France
AppointedMarzio da FiabianeBishop of Ceneda, Italy
AppointedFlorasio Bishop of Sutri, Italy
AppointedGentile , O.F.M. †Archbishop of Reggio Calabria, Italy
AppointedGiacomo , O.S.B.I. †Bishop of Gerace, Italy
19.0ProfessedGuillaume Pierre Godin, O.P. †Member of Order of Friars PreachersCardinal, Cardinal-Bishop of Sabina
AppointedKonrad von HimbergBishop of Chiemsee, Germany
AppointedJohann Bishop of Reval (Rewel), Estonia
DiedLaurent di LeistenbergBishop of Metz, France
AppointedEgidio di Liegi, O.F.M. †Bishop of Valva e Sulmona, ItalyBishop Emeritus
AppointedAuger de MontfauconBishop of (Saint-Lizier de) Couserans (or Conserans), France
AppointedTancredi de Montefuscolo, O.F.M. †Bishop of Nicastro, ItalyBishop Emeritus
DiedGermanus (Gervase) O’CervallenBishop of Derry, Ireland
AppointedFlorence O’CervallenBishop of Derry, Ireland
DiedThomas O’Quin, O.F.M. †Bishop of Clonmacnoise, Ireland
ResignedSrefano de Orsinigo, O. Cist. †Archbishop of Conza, ItalyArchbishop Emeritus
AppointedAndrea PerroBishop of Sora, ItalyBishop of Rieti, Italy
BornUlrich PfefferhardtBishop of Konstanz {Constance}, Germany
DiedRaymond de RestoilBishop of (Saint-Lizier de) Couserans (or Conserans), France
DiedJohn RocheBishop of Lismore, Ireland
DiedMarco da Venezia, O.F.M. †Archbishop-Elect of Dubrovnik (Ragusa), Croatia
AppointedBernardo de VilacertBishop of Gerona, Spain
49.0AppointedBernhard von WölpeArchbishop of Magdeburg, GermanyArchbishop of Bremen (and Hamburg), Germany
DiedJób ZáchBishop of Pécs, Hungary
5 JanAppointedRodrigo de TelloBishop of Segovia, SpainArchbishop of Tarragona, Spain
9 JanAppointedAmérico EbrardBishop of Coimbra, Portugal
28 Jan49.0AppointedJohn Peckham, O.F.M. †Archbishop of Canterbury, England, Great Britain
8 FebAppointedJohn Darlington, O.P. †Archbishop of Dublin, Ireland
19 Feb49.1Ordained BishopJohn Peckham, O.F.M. †Archbishop of Canterbury, England, Great Britain
20 FebDiedPedro de CastellnouBishop of Gerona, Spain
25 FebOrdained PriestTobiáš z Bechyně (von Bechin)PriestBishop of Praha, Czechia
Ordained BishopEgidio di Liegi, O.F.M. †Bishop of Valva e Sulmona, ItalyBishop Emeritus
26 FebOrdained BishopTobiáš z Bechyně (von Bechin)Bishop of Praha, Czechia
AppointedGilles de ChâteaurenaudBishop of Nevers, France
5 MarDiedNicola , O. Praem. †Bishop of Cittŕ di Castello, Italy
18 MarAppointedJuan MartínezBishop of Lugo, Spain
21 MarAppointedHeinrich FlemingBishop of Warmia (Ermland), Poland
Ordained BishopHeinrich FlemingBishop of Warmia (Ermland), Poland
24 MarDiedHildebrand von MöhrenBishop of Eichstätt, Germany
22 AprDiedWalter GiffardArchbishop of York, England, Great Britain
May51.5ResignedGirolamo Masci, O.F.M. †Minister General of Order of Friars MinorPope (Roma {Rome}, Italy)
10 MayAppointedElie PiletTitular Patriarch of Jerusalem {Gerusalemme}, Palestine
15 MayOrdained BishopTancredi de Montefuscolo, O.F.M. †Bishop of Nicastro, ItalyBishop Emeritus
25 MayAppointedJohann von EnnsthalBishop of Gurk, Austria
28 MayDiedWilliam WishartBishop of Saint Andrews, Scotland, Great Britain
JunDiedThomas O’ConnorArchbishop of Tuam, Ireland
1 JunAppointedLodomer VázsonyArchbishop of Esztergom, Hungary
7 JunAppointedRaimond d’AuberocheBishop of Périgueux (Vesuna), France
9 JunOrdained BishopAndrea PerroBishop of Sora, ItalyBishop of Rieti, Italy
13 JunAppointedLorenzo Biondi de Tuderto, O.P. †Archbishop of Conza, Italy
AppointedJán Archbishop of Kalocsa, Hungary
22 JunAppointedPietro d’ArchiaArchbishop of Acerenza e Matera, Italy
SelectedWilliam WickwaneArchbishop of York, England, Great Britain
2 JulDiedThurgot Bishop of Reval (Rewel), Estonia
4 Jul28.5DiedOtto von Braunschweig-LüneburgBishop of Hildesheim, Germany
18 JulAppointedSiegfried von QuerfurtBishop of Hildesheim, Germany
1 AugDiedRobert de CourtenayBishop of Orléans, France
16 AugAppointedWojciech (Albierz) Bishop of Włocławek (Kujawy, Kalisze), Poland
20 AugDiedArnolfo , O.P. †Bishop of Numana, Italy
27 AugOrdained BishopJohn Darlington, O.P. †Archbishop of Dublin, Ireland
31 Aug62.6DiedAldobrandino Cavalcanti, O.P. †Bishop of Orvieto, Italy
3 SepAppointedReinboto von MeilenhartBishop of Eichstätt, Germany
DiedÉtienn Templier (Tempier)Bishop of Paris, France
12 Sep64.6DiedRobert Kilwardby, O.P. †Cardinal, Cardinal-Bishop of Porto e Santa Rufina
17 SepOrdained BishopWilliam WickwaneArchbishop of York, England, Great Britain
22 SepOrdained BishopFlorasio Bishop of Sutri, Italy
26 Sep49.7AppointedBentivenga de Bentivenghi, O.F.M. †Major Penitentiary of the Apostolic PenitentiaryCardinal, Bishop of Todi, Italy
3 OctAppointedUgo de Curtis, O.P. †Bishop of BethleemBishop Emeritus
AppointedGeoffroy de Saint-BriçonBishop of Saintes, France
AppointedJean de ToulayBishop of Le Mans, France
4 OctAppointedConrad Probus, O.F.M. †Bishop of Toul, FranceBishop Emeritus
7 OctAppointedJean delle FiandreBishop of Metz, FranceBishop of Ličge, Belgium
9 OctOrdained BishopGentile , O.F.M. †Archbishop of Reggio Calabria, Italy
10 OctAppointedGuillaume de GrezBishop of Auxerre, France
11 OctAppointedPierre de La JaisseBishop of Mâcon, France
16 OctAppointedPresavio NovelloBishop of Treviso, Italy
24 OctAppointedRichard CorBishop of Lismore, Ireland
27 NovAppointedNicholas Cusack, O.F.M. †Bishop of Kildare, Ireland
4 DecAppointedBl. Gauthier de Bruges, O.F.M. †Bishop of Poitiers, FranceBishop Emeritus
12 DecAppointedHervé BlocBishop of Vannes, France
18 DecDiedRichard GravesendBishop of Lincoln, England, Great Britain
23 DecAppointedWłościbor BogumiłArchbishop of Gniezno, PolandArchbishop Emeritus
64.9DiedMarcin z OpawyArchbishop of Gniezno, Poland


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