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Oldest and Youngest Bishops


BirthdateAgeNameCurrent Title
Oldest
3 Apr 1919 Bishop Myles McKeonBishop Emeritus of Bunbury
19 Apr 1922 Archbishop Luigi BarbaritoApostolic Nuncio Emeritus to Great Britain
13 Dec 1923 Edward Bede Cardinal ClancyArchbishop Emeritus of Sydney
5 Jul 1924 Edward Idris Cardinal CassidyPresident Emeritus of the Pontifical Council for Promoting Christian Unity, Roman Curia
24 Feb 1925 Bishop Raymond Conway BenjaminBishop Emeritus of Townsville
30 Sep 1925 Bishop Joseph Habib HittiBishop Emeritus of Saint Maron of Sydney (Maronite)
12 May 1926 Bishop Desmond Charles Moore, M.S.C.Bishop Emeritus of Alotau-Sideia, Papua New Guinea
5 Dec 1926 Archbishop Leonard Anthony FaulknerArchbishop Emeritus of Adelaide
1 Jun 1927 Bishop John Joseph GerryAuxiliary Bishop Emeritus of Brisbane
11 Aug 1928 Bishop John Steven SatterthwaiteBishop Emeritus of Lismore
7 Dec 1928 Bishop Bede Vincent HeatherBishop Emeritus of Parramatta
22 Feb 1930 Bishop David CreminAuxiliary Bishop Emeritus of Sydney
Youngest
30 Jun 1968 Bishop Columba Macbeth-Green, O.S.P.P.E.Bishop of Wilcannia-Forbes
13 May 1968 Bishop Michael Robert KennedyBishop of Armidale
15 Nov 1967 Bishop Antoine Tarabay, O.L.M.Bishop of Saint Maron of Sydney (Maronite)
25 Mar 1964 Bishop Peter Andrew ComensoliApostolic Administrator of Sydney
3 Dec 1961 Bishop Vincent Long Van Nguyen, O.F.M. Conv.Auxiliary Bishop of Melbourne
10 Mar 1960 Bishop Anthony Colin Fisher, O.P.Bishop of Parramatta
14 Feb 1960 Bishop Robert RabbatBishop of Saint Michael’s of Sydney (Melkite Greek)
3 Feb 1954 Archbishop Timothy Costelloe, S.D.B.Archbishop of Perth
23 Jan 1954 Archbishop Paul Richard GallagherApostolic Nuncio to Australia
14 Nov 1953 Archbishop Christopher Charles ProwseArchbishop of Canberra-Goulburn
7 Feb 1953 Bishop Donald George SproxtonAuxiliary Bishop of Perth
26 Oct 1952 Bishop William Joseph WrightBishop of Maitland-Newcastle

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