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Oldest and Youngest Bishops


BirthdateAgeNameCurrent Title
Oldest
1 Dec 1920 Bishop Peter Baptist Tadamaro Ishigami, O.F.M. Cap.Bishop Emeritus of Naha
20 Dec 1921 Archbishop Paul Hisao YasudaArchbishop Emeritus of Osaka
31 Mar 1924 Bishop Peter Takaaki HirayamaBishop Emeritus of Oita
31 Aug 1927 Bishop Raymond Ken’ichi TanakaBishop Emeritus of Kyōto
23 Jul 1928 Bishop Paul Shinichi ItonagaBishop Emeritus of Kagoshima
20 Sep 1930 Bishop Peter Toshio JinushiBishop Emeritus of Sapporo
5 Mar 1935 Bishop Francis Xavier Osamu Mizobe, S.D.B.Bishop Emeritus of Takamatsu
24 Apr 1936 Bishop Joseph Atsumi MisueBishop Emeritus of Hiroshima
11 Mar 1937 Archbishop Leo Jun Ikenaga, S.J.Archbishop of Osaka
20 Nov 1937 Bishop Augustinus Jun-ichi NomuraBishop of Nagoya
10 Dec 1938 Bishop Paul Kazuhiro MoriAuxiliary Bishop Emeritus of Tōkyō
25 Mar 1941 Bishop Berard Toshio Oshikawa, O.F.M. Conv.Bishop of Naha
Youngest
1 Nov 1958 Bishop Tarcisio Isao Kikuchi, S.V.D.Bishop of Niigata
2 Dec 1955 Bishop Bernard Taiji KatsuyaBishop of Sapporo
22 May 1955 Bishop Dominic Ryōji MiyaharaBishop of Fukuoka
11 Mar 1955 Bishop James Kazuo KodaAuxiliary Bishop of Tōkyō
7 Oct 1954 Bishop Paul Yoshinao OtsukaBishop of Kyōto
13 Feb 1953 Bishop Marcellino Taiji TaniBishop Emeritus of Saitama
28 Sep 1952 Bishop Michael Gorō MatsuuraAuxiliary Bishop of Osaka
14 Jun 1952 Bishop Rafael Masahiro UmemuraBishop of Yokohama
3 Mar 1949 Bishop Thomas Aquino Manyo MaedaBishop of Hiroshima
1 Aug 1948 Bishop Paul Sueo HamaguchiBishop of Oita
8 Jul 1947 Bishop John Eijiro SuwaBishop of Takamatsu
21 Mar 1946 Archbishop Joseph Mitsuaki Takami, P.S.S.Archbishop of Nagasaki

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