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The Year of Our Lord 1340

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DateAgeEventBishopTitleCurrent Title
unknownBornJoão Anes EscudeiroArchbishop of Lisboa {Lisbon}, Portugal
BornAngelo d’Anna de Sommariva, O.S.B. †Cardinal, Cardinal-Bishop of Palestrina
BornNiccolò BrancaccioCardinal, Cardinal-Bishop of Albano
AppointedBlasco DávilaBishop of Sigüenza, Spain
Ordained BishopBlasco DávilaBishop of Sigüenza, Spain
BornJoão Afonso EstevesCardinal, Archbishop of Lisboa {Lisbon}, Portugal
AppointedHermann von Hasenburg, O.E.S.A. †Auxiliary Bishop of Praha, Czech Republic
AppointedHermann von Hasenburg, O.E.S.A. †Titular Bishop of Perfecteonen (Perfedeonen)Auxiliary Bishop of Praha, Czech Republic
BornJean de NeufchâtelCardinal, Cardinal-Bishop of Ostia (e Velletri)
DiedGebhard von SchrapelauBishop of Merseburg, Germany
BornKonrad von WeinsbergArchbishop of Mainz, Germany
26 JanSelectedRalph StratfordBishop of London, England, Great Britain
19 FebDiedBerenguer PratBishop of Tortosa, Spain
12 MarOrdained BishopRalph StratfordBishop of London, England, Great Britain
4 AprDiedWilliam de MeltonArchbishop of York, England, Great Britain
8 AprDiedKonrad von KlingenbergBishop of Freising, Germany
15 AprBornAngelo AcciaioliCardinal, Cardinal-Bishop of Ostia (e Velletri)
2 MaySelectedWilliam ZouchArchbishop of York, England, Great Britain
18 AugDiedMatteo Orsini, O.P. †Cardinal, Cardinal-Bishop of Sabina
Oct58.7AppointedÉtienne AubertBishop of Clermont, FrancePope (Roma {Rome}, Italy)
11 Oct27.7AppointedGuy de BoulogneArchbishop of Lyon, FranceCardinal, Cardinal-Bishop of Porto e Santa Rufina
DiedNikolus von Stachowitz (Ybbs)Bishop of Regensburg, Germany
4 DecDiedHenry BurghershBishop of Lincoln, England, Great Britain


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