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The Year of Our Lord 1946

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DateAgeEventBishopTitleCurrent Title
unknown BornJacques Tukumbé Nyimbusède AnyilundaBishop Emeritus of Dapaong, Togo
21.0EnteredPaulius Antanas Baltakis, O.F.M. †Member of Order of Friars MinorTitular Bishop of Egara
18.5First VowsJoel Ivo Catapan, S.V.D. †Member of Society of the Divine WordAuxiliary Bishop of São Paulo, Brazil
DiedGirolamo da Lione, O.F.M. Cap. †Superior of Siria e Cilicia, Syria
43.1AppointedMiklós Dudás, O.S.B.M. †Apostolic Administrator of Miskolc (Hungarian), HungaryBishop of Hajdúdorog (Hungarian), Hungary
44.0AppointedPierre Duhart, M.E.P. †Pro-Vicar Apostolic of Jilin [Kirin], ChinaApostolic Administrator
41.6ResignedEmilio Favarato, O.F.M. Conv. †Prefect of Ankang [Hinganfu], ChinaPrefect Emeritus
22.4EnteredJohn Peter Ignatius Jukes, O.F.M. Conv. †Member of Order of Friars Minor ConventualAuxiliary Bishop Emeritus of Southwark, England, Great Britain
DiedJosé Maria LemerderPrelate of Pinheiro, Maranhão, Brazil
21.8First VowsGregorius Manteiro, S.V.D. †Member of Society of the Divine WordArchbishop of Kupang, Indonesia
48.3ResignedFernand Martin, M. Afr. †Prefect of Fort Jameson, ZambiaPrefect Emeritus
72.7ResignedJohn Meehan, C.S.Sp. †Superior of GambiaSuperior Emeritus
65.1ConvertedPaolo MeletijewTitular Bishop of Heracleopolis Magna
61.1ResignedLuigi Nogara, P.I.M.E. †Apostolic Administrator of Kaifeng [Kaifeng] (Kaifengfu), ChinaApostolic Administrator Emeritus
81.6ResignedLuigi Maria Perego, O.S.B. †Abbot of Monte Oliveto Maggiore, ItalyAbbot Emeritus
22.2Solemn VowsGennaro Maria Prata Vuolo, S.D.B. †Member of Salesians of Saint John BoscoArchbishop Emeritus of Cochabamba, Bolivia
66.6ResignedJan (Johannes) Nepomuk RemigerAuxiliary Bishop of Praha {Prague}, CzechiaAuxiliary Bishop Emeritus
30.4Ordained PriestLouis Joseph Secondo, T.O.R. †Priest of Third Order Regular of St. Francis of PenanceMinister General Emeritus
20.3First VowsPedro Shaw, O.M.I. †Member of Oblates of Mary ImmaculateVicar Apostolic of Pilcomayo, Paraguay
32.6Ordained PriestPaul Song Wei-li, C.M. †Priest of Congregation of the MissionBishop of [Langfang (Patriotic), China]
22.7Ordained Priest[Anthony Wang Zicheng (Huang Zichem)]PriestBishop of Lixian [Lichow], China
DiedAndré Windels, C.M. †Prefect of Bikoro, Congo (Dem. Rep.)
28.3Ordained Priest[Matthew Yu Cheng-cai]PriestBishop of Haimen [Haimen], China
55.7AppointedMario ZaninOfficial of the Secretariat of StateApostolic Nuncio to Argentina
26.0Ordained PriestLawrence Zhang WenchangPriestApostolic Administrator of Kunming [Kunming], China
1 Jan51.7ResignedLouis-Marie-Joseph de Courrèges d’UstouAuxiliary Bishop of Toulouse (-Narbonne-Saint Bertrand de Comminges-Rieux), FranceBishop Emeritus of Montauban, France
BornJohn NjueCardinal, Archbishop Emeritus of Nairobi, Kenya
BornFernando Panico, M.S.C.Bishop Emeritus of Crato, Ceara, Brazil
71.1DiedSalvator Peter Walleser, O.F.M. Cap. †Vicar Apostolic of Tsinchow [Tianshui], China
2 Jan61.3DiedFabian Abrantowicz, M.I.C. †Apostolic Exarch Emeritus of Harbin [Harbin] (Russian), China
BornRoberto Bordi, O.F.M.Auxiliary Bishop Emeritus of El Beni o Beni, Bolivia
3 Jan BornAntoine Audo, S.J.Bishop of Alep [Beroea, Halab] (Chaldean), Syria
BornRodolfo Cetoloni, O.F.M.Bishop Emeritus of Grosseto, Italy
BornTadeusz KondrusiewiczArchbishop Emeritus of Minsk-Mohilev, Belarus
75.0DiedGabriele Natale Moriondo, O.P. †Bishop Emeritus of Caserta, Italy
4 Jan59.8AppointedBl. Frano GjiniBishop of Lezhë {Lesh, Alessio}, Albania
45.2AppointedJosé Damase Laberge, O.F.M. †Prefect of San José de Amazonas, PeruVicar Apostolic of San José del Amazonas, Peru
BornHenryk Marian TomasikBishop Emeritus of Radom, Poland
5 Jan BornMario ZenariCardinal, Apostolic Nuncio to Syria
6 Jan80.5DiedAngelo CambiasoBishop of Albenga, Italy
83.1Ordained BishopAlfonso CarinciTitular Archbishop of Seleucia in IsauriaSecretary Emeritus of the Congregation of (Sacred) Rites
57.0DiedIreneus Hayasaka KyubeiApostolic Administrator of Taiku, Korea (South)
26.1Ordained PriestCarlos José Boaventura Kloppenburg, O.F.M. †Priest of Order of Friars MinorBishop Emeritus of Novo Hamburgo, Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil
51.3Ordained BishopLuis Pérez Hernández, C.I.M. †Titular Bishop of AradusBishop of Cúcuta, Colombia
7 Jan81.6DiedCharles-Marie-André GinistyBishop of Verdun, France
57.3SucceededGeorges Marie Paul PetitBishop of Verdun, FranceBishop Emeritus
10 Jan44.1AppointedRené-Désiré-Romain Boisguérin, M.E.P. †Vicar Apostolic of Suifu [Yibin], ChinaBishop Emeritus of Yibin [Suifu], China
44.1AppointedRené-Désiré-Romain Boisguérin, M.E.P. †Titular Bishop of CelenderisBishop Emeritus of Yibin [Suifu], China
BornJozef Marianus PuntBishop Emeritus of Haarlem-Amsterdam, Netherlands
13 Jan BornGuy Charbonneau, P.M.E.Bishop Emeritus of Choluteca, Honduras
14 Jan BornJosé Lai Hung-sengBishop Emeritus of Macau, China
15 Jan64.8AppointedEttore FeliciOfficial of the Secretariat of StateApostolic Nuncio to Ireland
51.2AppointedCharles Pasquale GrecoBishop of Alexandria, Louisiana, USABishop Emeritus
51.9AppointedJoseph Patrick HurleyOfficial to YugoslaviaBishop of Saint Augustine, Florida, USA
BornPierre Nguyễn Văn Ðệ, S.D.B.Bishop Emeritus of Thái Bình, Viet Nam
18 Jan41.3Ordained BishopCharles-Marie-Joseph-Henri de ProvenchèresArchbishop of Aix (-Arles-Embrun), FranceArchbishop Emeritus
48.8Ordained BishopLouis-Sylvain RobinBishop of Blois, FranceBishop Emeritus
BornDonald Joseph ThériaultBishop Emeritus of Canada, Military
19 Jan62.7Ordained BishopArmand CoupelTitular Bishop of OrcistusBishop Emeritus of Saint-Brieuc (-Tréguier), France
27.0Ordained PriestTimothy Joseph HarringtonPriest of Springfield in Massachusetts, USABishop Emeritus of Worcester, Massachusetts, USA
51.4Ordained BishopVictor-Jean PerrinBishop of Arras (-Boulogne-Saint-Omer), FranceBishop Emeritus
21 Jan53.8AppointedFrancis Xavier Fenech, O.F.M. Cap. †Prefect of Jhansi, IndiaBishop Emeritus of Jhansi, India
25 Jan BornPaul Cremona, O.P.Archbishop Emeritus of Malta
26 JanBornHernán Alvarado SolanoVicar Apostolic of Guapi, Colombia
BornImre Asztrik Várszegi, O.S.B.Abbot Emeritus of Pannonhalma, Hungary
27 Jan24.7Ordained PriestCleto BellucciPriestArchbishop Emeritus of Fermo, Italy
46.5Ordained BishopCarlo BoiardiBishop of Apuania, Italy
30 Jan BornOttorino Assolari, C.S.F.Bishop Emeritus of Serrinha, Bahia, Brazil
BornChristophe Louis Yves Georges PierreCardinal, Apostolic Nuncio to United States of America
31 Jan74.6DiedPietro Boetto, S.J. †Cardinal, Archbishop of Genova, Italy
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