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The Year of Our Lord 1455

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DateAgeEventBishopTitleCurrent Title
unknownDiedMarino ContariniBishop of Treviso, Italy
DiedAntonio de CelanoBishop of Lettere (-Gragnano), Italy
DiedRaimondo degli Ugotti, O.S.B. †Archbishop of Conza, Italy
BornGabriele Mascioli Foschi, O.S.A. †Archbishop of Durrës (Durazzo), Albania
DiedGiovanni Gasto, O.F.M. †Bishop of Castro [di Sardegna], Italy
BornAlejandro Geraldini (Gerardini, Gueraldini)Bishop of Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic
DiedJohn GreenBishop of The Isles (Sodor), Scotland, Great Britain
DiedHermann Auxiliary Bishop of Strasbourg, France
BornJuan LópezCardinal, Archbishop of Capua, Italy
DiedAndrew MacBradyBishop of Kilmore, Ireland
AppointedPaolo di San Ginesio Marini, O.S.A. †Auxiliary Bishop of Milano {Milan}, Italy
AppointedPaolo di San Ginesio Marini, O.S.A. †Titular Bishop of Helenopolis in BithyniaAuxiliary Bishop of Milano {Milan}, Italy
Ordained BishopPaolo di San Ginesio Marini, O.S.A. †Titular Bishop of Helenopolis in BithyniaAuxiliary Bishop of Milano {Milan}, Italy
DiedFrancesco de Oliveto, O.S.B. †Bishop of Rapolla, Italy
DiedAntonio PaoliBishop of Civita Castellana e Orte, Italy
AppointedAlfonso Vázquez de AcuñaBishop of Mondoñedo, SpainBishop of Jaén, Spain
BornThéodore (Dietrich) Wichwael, O.S.A. †Auxiliary Bishop of Köln {Cologne}, Germany
12 JanOrdained BishopBohuslas von ZwoleBishop of Olomouc (Olmütz), Czech Republic
26 Jan41.0AppointedGiovanni ContiArchbishop of Conza, ItalyCardinal, Archbishop Emeritus
30 JanAppointedGabriele PontangeliBishop of Lettere (-Gragnano), Italy
31 JanAppointedMariano Salvini, O.S.M. †Bishop of Cortona, Italy
2 MarOrdained BishopThomas de Branche de DebrenthaBishop of Zagreb (Agram), CroatiaBishop of Nitra, Slovakia
3 MarBornAscanio Maria SforzaCardinal, Administrator of Pavia, Italy
15 MarBornPietro de Accolti de AretioCardinal, Cardinal-Bishop of Sabina
70.2ResignedIsidore of KievAdministrator of Cervia, ItalyCardinal, Cardinal-Bishop of Sabina
AppointedFrancesco PortioBishop of Cervia, Italy
16 MarOrdained BishopMariano Salvini, O.S.M. †Bishop of Cortona, Italy
24 Mar57.3DiedTommaso ParentucelliPope (Roma {Rome}, Italy)
25 Mar54.2DiedRudolf von DiepholzBishop of Utrecht, Netherlands
30 Mar53.2SelectedSiegfried von VenningenBishop of Speyer, Germany
1 Apr65.3DiedZbigniew z OleśnicyCardinal, Bishop of Kraków, Poland
51.1DiedGottfried Schenk von LimpurgBishop of Würzburg, Germany
7 AprAppointedLouis de BourbonBishop of Liège, Belgium
8 Apr76.2ElectedAlfonso de Borja y CabanillesPope (Roma {Rome}, Italy)
20 Apr76.3InstalledAlfonso de Borja y CabanillesPope (Roma {Rome}, Italy)
28 AprAppointedGiorgio Fieschi (Flisco)Cardinal-Bishop of Ostia (e Velletri)Cardinal, Archbishop of Genova, Italy
MayOrdained BishopUlrich von Nußdorf (Nussdorfer)Bishop of Passau, Germany
2 MayAppointedAntonio FelettoBishop of Concordia (Sagittaria), Italy
24 May53.3ConfirmedSiegfried von VenningenBishop of Speyer, Germany
11 Jun31.4SelectedKonrad von DiepholzBishop of Osnabrück, Germany
16 JunAppointedJohann von GrumbachBishop of Würzburg, Germany
20 JunAppointedNicolas Palmeri, O.S.A. †Bishop of Civita Castellana e Orte, Italy
11 JulAppointedTommaso Giliberti, O. Cist. †Bishop of Castro [di Sardegna], Italy
AppointedTither Bishop of Kilmore, Ireland
16 JulAppointedPietro MinutoloBishop of Rapolla, ItalyBishop of Teramo, Italy
28 JulDiedJan von DeherBishop of Lebus, Germany
14 AugBornJohann von DalbergBishop of Worms, Germany
Sep44.6ResignedSigfried Piscator, O.P. †Auxiliary Bishop of Mainz, Germany
1 SepDiedLeif Thor OlafssonBishop of Bjørgvin (Bergen), Norway
2 Sep57.0AppointedJakob von SierckApostolic Administrator of Metz, FranceArchbishop of Trier, Germany
12 SepAppointedBattista de VenturaBishop of Frigento, ItalyBishop of Avellino e Frigento, Italy
25 SepAppointedThomas Burton, O.F.M. †Bishop of The Isles (Sodor), Scotland, Great Britain
57.1AppointedTomasz StrzępińskiBishop of Kraków, Poland
29 SepBornGabriel von EybBishop of Eichstätt, Germany
13 OctAppointedJohannes Schulte, O.S.A. †Auxiliary Bishop of Paderborn, GermanyAuxiliary Bishop of Mainz, Germany
AppointedJohannes Schulte, O.S.A. †Bishop of Syros (e Milos), GreeceAuxiliary Bishop of Mainz, Germany
18 OctDiedEdmund LacyBishop of Exeter, England, Great Britain
22 Oct62.8ResignedJean de HeinsbergBishop of Liège, BelgiumBishop Emeritus
28 OctDiedGuillaume-Hugues d’EstaingCardinal, Bishop of Fréjus, France
3 Nov45.8SelectedFryderyk SesselmannBishop of Lebus, Germany
7 NovAppointedJean du Bellay, O.S.B. †Bishop of Fréjus, FranceBishop of Poitiers, France
14 Nov35.8AppointedMarco BarboBishop of Treviso, ItalyCardinal, Patriarch of Aquileia, Italy
21 NovAppointedHeinrich Hopfgarten, O.S.A. †Auxiliary Bishop of Mainz, Germany
AppointedHeinrich Hopfgarten, O.S.A. †Titular Bishop of RhosusAuxiliary Bishop of Mainz, Germany
1 Dec45.9ConfirmedFryderyk SesselmannBishop of Lebus, Germany
15 Dec31.9ConfirmedKonrad von DiepholzBishop of Osnabrück, Germany
17 DecAppointedJacob Flucke, O.P. †Titular Bishop of Ascalon


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