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DateAgeEventBishopTitleCurrent Title
unknownBornAntonio AcuñaBishop of Zamora, Spain
DiedAgostino da Bagnoregio, O.S.A. †Bishop of Bagnoregio (Bagnorea), Italy
DiedMiklos de BarnisBishop of Pécs, Hungary
BornLorenz von BibraBishop of Würzburg, Germany
DiedGiovanni Cossa, O.P. †Bishop of Bosa, Italy
BornEggert DürkopBishop of Schleswig, Germany
BornHugo von HohenladenburgBishop of Konstanz {Constance}, Germany
AppointedHeinrich Kalteisen, O.P. †Titular Archbishop of Caesarea in Palaestina
DiedDomenico de Lagonessa, O.S.B. †Archbishop of Rossano, Italy
AppointedCosme de MontserratBishop of Vic, Spain
BornFriedrich von ÖttingenBishop-Elect of Passau, Germany
DiedJakob PicenoBishop of Sirmio (Srijem; Sirmium), Croatia
DiedGiacomo de SalemoncellisBishop of Montefeltro, Italy
DiedNicola TartagliaBishop of Lesina, Italy
13 Jan28.8InstalledOliviero CarafaArchbishop of Napoli {Naples}, ItalyCardinal, Cardinal-Bishop of Ostia (e Velletri)
15 JanAppointedJohn ArundelBishop of Chichester, England, Great Britain
14 FebAppointedOlav TrondssonArchbishop of Nidaros (Trondheim), Norway
15 Feb75.1DiedStephan Bodecker, O. Praem. †Bishop of Brandenburg, Germany
17 Feb79.1DiedFantino DandoloBishop of Padova {Padua}, Italy
2 MarBornAdriaan Florenszoom DedelPope (Roma {Rome}, Italy)
4 Mar57.1Ordained BishopWalter SupersaxoBishop of Sion {Sitten}, Switzerland
9 Mar42.0AppointedPietro BarboBishop of Padova {Padua}, ItalyPope (Roma {Rome}, Italy)
14 MarAppointedJohannes Sartoris, O.F.M. †Auxiliary Bishop of Halberstadt, Germany
AppointedJohannes Sartoris, O.F.M. †Titular Bishop of Bir SebaAuxiliary Bishop of Halberstadt, Germany
17 MarAppointedPietro Frigerio, O.P. †Archbishop of Corfù, Greece
AppointedAmedeo NoriBishop of Vercelli, Italy
8 Apr50.2Ordained BishopJohann von VenningenBishop of Basel, Switzerland
10 AprDiedReginald BoulersBishop of Coventry and Lichfield, England, Great Britain
16 AprOrdained BishopAntonio Piccolomini, O.S.B. †Bishop of Siena, ItalyArchbishop of Siena, Italy
23 AprAppointedAntonio Piccolomini, O.S.B. †Archbishop of Siena, Italy
26 AprAppointedRoberto AdimariBishop of Montefeltro, ItalyBishop Emeritus
27 AprAppointedDietrick Stechow, O. Praem. †Bishop of Brandenburg, Germany
2 MayDiedSt. Antonio Forcilioni, O.P. †Archbishop of Firenze {Florence}, Italy
5 May68.3DiedAnton von RotenhanBishop of Bamberg, Germany
6 May63.3DiedDietrich Schenk von ErbachArchbishop of Mainz, Germany
13 May52.3AppointedAlessandro Oliva, O.E.S.A. †Prior General of Order of Hermits of St. AugustineCardinal, Administrator of Camerino, Italy
18 MaySelectedGeorg von SchaumbergBishop of Bamberg, Germany
30 May73.4ResignedPierre de Foix (Sr.), O.F.M. †Administrator of Acqs (Dax), FranceCardinal, Bishop of Lescar, France
3 JunOrdained BishopJohn ArundelBishop of Chichester, England, Great Britain
14 JunAppointedMeolo de MascabruniBishop of Telese o Cerreto Sannita, ItalyBishop of Muro Lucano, Italy
16 JunAppointedOrlando BonarliArchbishop of Firenze {Florence}, Italy
18 Jun47.4SelectedDiether von Isenburg-BüdingenArchbishop of Mainz, Germany
2 JulAppointedGeorg von BadenBishop of Metz, France
8 JulOrdained BishopDietrick Stechow, O. Praem. †Bishop of Brandenburg, Germany
9 JulAppointedJoão Manuel, O. Carm. †Bishop of Guarda, Portugal
13 Jul20.5AppointedJuan RodericiBishop of Ceuta, SpainBishop of Évora, Portugal
ConfirmedGeorg von SchaumbergBishop of Bamberg, Germany
27 JulAppointedProtáz Černohorský z BoskovicBishop of Olomouc (Olmütz), Czech Republic
9 AugDiedEdmond Ouldhall, O. Carm. †Bishop of Meath, Ireland
27 Aug25.9DiedJaime de PortugalCardinal, Administrator of Lisboa {Lisbon}, Portugal
29 AugOrdained PriestErnst von SchaumbergPriest of Hildesheim, GermanyBishop
2 Sep57.6DiedSiegfried von VenningenBishop of Speyer, Germany
3 SepDiedNicolaus BöddekerBishop Emeritus of Schwerin, Germany
5 SepAppointedFilippo LandolfiBishop of Bagnoregio (Bagnorea), Italy
11 SepDiedZanone CastiglioneBishop of Bayeux, France
AppointedMiles d’IlliersBishop of Chartres, FranceBishop Emeritus
12 Sep69.6DiedAntonio Cerdà i LloscosCardinal, Bishop of Lérida, Spain
17 Sep48.7AppointedJohannes Nix von HoheneckBishop of Speyer, GermanyBishop Emeritus
20.7AppointedJuan RodericiBishop of Coimbra, PortugalBishop of Évora, Portugal
20 SepAppointedJohn HalesBishop of Coventry and Lichfield, England, Great Britain
24 SepAppointedFrancesco FerrerBishop of Segorbe-Albarracin, SpainBishop of Mallorca, Spain
27 Sep20.7AppointedJuan RodericiBishop of Coimbra, PortugalBishop of Évora, Portugal
7 Oct27.7AppointedLuis Juan del MilàCardinal, Bishop of Lérida, Spain
15 Oct54.7AppointedJaume Francesco de Cardona i de AragónBishop of Gerona, SpainCardinal, Bishop of Urgell, Spain
17 OctAppointedNicolas SolimeleBishop of Venosa, Italy
18 Oct66.7DiedJean de HeinsbergBishop Emeritus of Liège, Belgium
5 NovAppointedAntonio Cicco da Pontecorvo, O.F.M. †Bishop of Caserta, Italy
7 NovAppointedAngelo FasoloBishop of Modon (Medone, Methone), GreeceBishop of Feltre, Italy
SelectedMarco NegroBishop of Kotor (Cattaro), MontenegroBishop of Ossero (Osor), Croatia
8 NovDiedAntonio Piccolomini, O.S.B. †Archbishop of Siena, Italy
25 NovOrdained BishopJohn HalesBishop of Coventry and Lichfield, England, Great Britain
30.8Ordained BishopJohann von Bayern (Rhein)Bishop of Münster, GermanyArchbishop of Magdeburg, Germany
3 DecAppointedBenedictus , O.S.B. †Titular Archbishop of Mitylene
5 DecConfirmedMarco NegroBishop of Kotor (Cattaro), MontenegroBishop of Ossero (Osor), Croatia
7 DecBornDiego Ramírez de Villaescua de HaroBishop of Cuenca, Spain
8 DecOrdained BishopErnst von SchaumbergBishop of Hildesheim, Germany
21 DecResignedGiorgio Fieschi (Flisco)Administrator of Albenga, ItalyCardinal, Archbishop of Genova, Italy
24 DecAppointedAfonso Nogueira, C.R.S.J.E. †Archbishop of Lisboa {Lisbon}, Portugal


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