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The Year of Our Lord 1975

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DateAgeEventBishopTitleCurrent Title
Mar58.0InstalledLuis Vallejos SantoniArchbishop of Cuzco, Peru
1 Mar21.6ProfessedJuan José Chaparro Stivanello, C.M.F.Member of Missionary Sons of the Immaculate Heart of MaryBishop of Merlo-Moreno, Argentina
77.8RetiredAlfonso Maria Ungarelli, M.S.C. †Prelate of Pinheiro, Maranhão, BrazilPrelate Emeritus
2 Mar41.2Ordained BishopFrancisco José Cox Huneeus, P. Schönstatt †Bishop of Chillán, Chile
68.7Ordained BishopGauthier Pierre Georges Antoine Dubois, O.F.M. Cap. †Titular Bishop of AteniaVicar Apostolic of Constantinople, Turkey
21.8ProfessedCláudio Nori Sturm, O.F.M. Cap.Member of Order of Friars Minor CapuchinBishop of Patos de Minas, Minas Gerais, Brazil
73.3DiedWunibald (Godehard) Talleur, O.F.M. †Prelate Emeritus of Rondonópolis, Mato Grosso, Brazil
4 Mar68.4ResignedAlfredo BrunieraApostolic Pro-Nuncio to KuwaitVice President Emeritus of the Pontifical Council “Cor Unum”
69.3AppointedJean-Édouard-Lucien RuppApostolic Pro-Nuncio to KuwaitPermanent Observer Emeritus to United Nations Office and Specialized Agencies in Geneva
5 Mar45.2Ordained BishopAngel Tec-i HobayanBishop of Catarman, PhilippinesBishop Emeritus
81.7DiedHenri Joseph Marius Piérard, A.A. †Bishop Emeritus of Beni, Congo (Dem. Rep.)
8 Mar51.9Ordained BishopJean CuminalTitular Bishop of CurubisBishop of Blois, France
45.4Ordained BishopJusto Oscar LagunaTitular Bishop of LaresBishop Emeritus of Morón, Argentina
9 Mar53.5CeasedErnesto Gonçalves da Costa, O.F.M. †Apostolic Administrator of Lourenço Marques, MozambiqueBishop Emeritus of Faro {Algarve}, Portugal
40.5Ordained BishopJanuário Machaze NhangumbeBishop of Porto Amélia, MozambiqueBishop Emeritus of Pemba, Mozambique
50.9Ordained BishopAlexandre José Maria dos Santos, O.F.M. †Archbishop of Lourenço Marques, MozambiqueCardinal, Archbishop Emeritus of Maputo, Mozambique
46.9Ordained BishopPaul-Werner ScheeleTitular Bishop of DruasBishop Emeritus of Würzburg, Germany
11 Mar45.2InstalledAngel Tec-i HobayanBishop of Catarman, PhilippinesBishop Emeritus
12 Mar90.6DiedJean-Baptiste-Adrien LlosaBishop Emeritus of Ajaccio, France
51.7AppointedGeorg MoserBishop of Rottenburg, GermanyBishop of Rottenburg-Stuttgart, Germany
13 Mar BornCicero Alves de FrançaAuxiliary Bishop of São Paulo, Brazil
14 Mar BornBasilio Mamani QuispeAuxiliary Bishop of La Paz, Bolivia
15 Mar BornJohn Bogna BakeniAuxiliary Bishop of Maiduguri, Nigeria
42.2Ordained BishopGregory Eebolawola KpiebayaBishop of Wa, GhanaArchbishop Emeritus of Tamale, Ghana
25.6Ordained PriestAlexander Pyone ChoPriest of Prome, MyanmarBishop of Pyay, Myanmar
28.2Ordained PriestGregory Taik MaungPriest of Prome, MyanmarAuxiliary Bishop Emeritus of Pyay, Myanmar
17 Mar63.5AppointedEmilio Cinense y AberaArchbishop of San Fernando, Philippines
47.0AppointedKlaus DickAuxiliary Bishop of Köln {Cologne}, GermanyAuxiliary Bishop Emeritus
47.0AppointedKlaus DickTitular Bishop of GuzabetaAuxiliary Bishop Emeritus of Köln {Cologne}, Germany
41.2AppointedJoachim MeisnerAuxiliary Bishop of Erfurt-Meiningen, GermanyCardinal, Archbishop Emeritus of Köln {Cologne}, Germany
41.2AppointedJoachim MeisnerTitular Bishop of VinaCardinal, Archbishop Emeritus of Köln {Cologne}, Germany
60.5AppointedPeter NettekovenAuxiliary Bishop of Köln {Cologne}, GermanyAuxiliary Bishop-Elect
60.5AppointedPeter NettekovenTitular Bishop of ClypiaAuxiliary Bishop-Elect of Köln {Cologne}, Germany
45.5Ordained BishopBarthélémy Nguyễn Sơn Lâm, P.S.S. †Bishop of Ðà Lạt, Viet NamBishop of Thanh Hoá, Viet Nam
39.6AppointedFélix PaulBishop of Port Victoria o SeychellesBishop Emeritus
60.9AppointedAngelo PedroniApostolic Pro-Nuncio to SyriaApostolic Nuncio Emeritus to Belgium
80.5DiedAlfredo Silva SantiagoArchbishop Emeritus of Concepción (Santissima Concezione), Chile
18 Mar49.8AppointedEnzio d’AntonioArchbishop (Personal Title) of Trivento, ItalyArchbishop Emeritus of Lanciano-Ortona, Italy
49.8AppointedEnzio d’AntonioCoadjutor Archbishop of Boiano-Campobasso, ItalyArchbishop Emeritus of Lanciano-Ortona, Italy
68.7ResignedAchille PalmeriniBishop of Trivento, ItalyBishop Emeritus of Isernia e Venafro, Italy
19 Mar26.6Ordained PriestPaul Sueo HamaguchiPriest of Nagasaki, JapanBishop of Oita, Japan
47.8AppointedNicolas Huỳnh Văn NghiApostolic Administrator of Phan Thiết, Viet NamBishop Emeritus
46.0Ordained BishopJosé Lambert Filho, C.S.S. †Bishop of Itapeva, Sao Paulo, BrazilArchbishop Emeritus of Sorocaba, Sao Paulo, Brazil
26.0Ordained PriestThomas Aquino Manyo MaedaPriest of Nagasaki, JapanCardinal, Archbishop of Osaka-Takamatsu, Japan
39.0Ordained BishopRoger Michael MahonyTitular Bishop of TamascaniCardinal, Archbishop Emeritus of Los Angeles, California, USA
45.9Ordained BishopHermenegildo Ramírez Sánchez, M.J. †Titular Bishop of Santa GiustaPrelate Emeritus of Huautla, Oaxaca, México
25.6Ordained PriestRafael Zornoza BoyPriest of Madrid, SpainBishop of Cádiz y Ceuta, Spain
22 Mar40.6AppointedCláudio Aury Affonso Hummes, O.F.M. †Coadjutor Bishop of Santo André, Sao Paulo, BrazilCardinal, Prefect Emeritus of the Congregation for the Clergy
40.6AppointedCláudio Aury Affonso Hummes, O.F.M. †Titular Bishop of CarcabiaCardinal, Prefect Emeritus of the Congregation for the Clergy
25.5Ordained PriestGiovanni Roncari, O.F.M. Cap.Priest of Order of Friars Minor CapuchinBishop of Pitigliano-Sovana-Orbetello, Italy
23 Mar BornNicolas Pierre Jean LhernouldArchbishop of Tunis, Tunisia
32.8Ordained PriestJanez Mihelčič, S.J.Priest of Society of JesusApostolic Administrator Emeritus of Kyrgyzstan
25 Mar87.2DiedThomas Leo ParkerBishop Emeritus of Northampton, England, Great Britain
27 Mar56.0AppointedAlexis Phạm Văn LộcCoadjutor Bishop of Kontum, Viet NamBishop Emeritus
56.0AppointedAlexis Phạm Văn LộcTitular Bishop of RespectaBishop Emeritus of Kontum, Viet Nam
56.0Ordained BishopAlexis Phạm Văn LộcTitular Bishop of RespectaBishop Emeritus of Kontum, Viet Nam
30 Mar23.5Solemn VowsJesús Galeote Tormo, O.F.M.Member of Order of Friars MinorVicar Apostolic of Camiri, Bolivia
29.0Ordained PriestJulio Parrilla DíazPriest of Salesians of Saint John BoscoBishop Emeritus of Riobamba, Ecuador
31 Mar24.7Ordained PriestMarlo Mendoza PeraltaPriest of Urdaneta, PhilippinesArchbishop of Nueva Segovia, Philippines
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