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DateAgeEventBishopTitleCurrent Title
unknownBornAntonio AcuñaBishop of Zamora, Spain
DiedAgostino da Bagnoregio, O.S.A. †Bishop of Bagnoregio (Bagnorea), Italy
BornLorenz von BibraMellrichstadtBishop of Würzburg, Germany
DiedGiovanni Cossa, O.P. †Bishop of Bosa, Italy
BornHugo von HohenladenburgHegiBishop of Konstanz {Constance}, Germany
AppointedCosme de MontserratBishop of Vic, Spain
BornFriedrich von ÖttingenBishop-Elect of Passau, Germany
DiedGiacomo de SalemoncellisBishop of Montefeltro, Italy
DiedFrancesco Titignano, O. Cist. †Bishop 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
15 Feb75.1DiedStephan Bodecker, O. Praem. †Bishop of Brandenburg, Germany
17 Feb79.1DiedFantino DandoloBishop of Padova {Padua}, Italy
2 MarBornAdriaan Florenszoom DedelUtrecht, NetherlandsPope (Roma {Rome}, Italy)
4 Mar57.2Ordained 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
8 Apr50.3Ordained 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
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 May52.4AppointedAlessandro Oliva, O.S.A. †Prior General of Order 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
18 Jun47.5SelectedDiether 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 JulAppointedJuan RodericiBishop of Ceuta, SpainBishop of Évora, Portugal
ConfirmedGeorg von SchaumbergBishop of Bamberg, Germany
27 JulAppointedProtasius von CzernahoraBishop of Olomouc (Olmütz), Czech Republic
27 Aug25.9DiedJaime de PortugalCardinal, Administrator of Lisboa {Lisbon}, Portugal
29 AugOrdained PriestErnst von SchaumbergPriest of Hildesheim, GermanyBishop
2 Sep57.7DiedSiegfried von VenningenBishop of Speyer, Germany
5 SepAppointedFilippo LandolfiBishop of Bagnoregio (Bagnorea), Italy
11 SepDiedZanone CastiglioneBishop of Bayeux, France
AppointedMiles d’IlliersBishop of Chartres, FranceBishop Emeritus
12 Sep69.7DiedAntonio Cerdà i LloscosCardinal, Bishop of Lérida, Spain
17 Sep48.7AppointedJohannes Nix von HoheneckBishop of Speyer, GermanyBishop Emeritus
20 SepAppointedJohn HalesBishop of Coventry and Lichfield, England, Great Britain
24 SepAppointedFrancesco FerrerBishop of Segorbe-Albarracin, SpainBishop of Mallorca, Spain
27 SepAppointedJuan RodericiBishop of Coimbra, PortugalBishop of Évora, Portugal
7 Oct29.8AppointedLuis Juan del MilàBishop of Lérida, SpainCardinal, Bishop Emeritus
15 Oct54.8AppointedJaume Francesco de Cardona i de AragónBishop of Gerona, SpainCardinal, Bishop of Urgell, Spain
17 OctAppointedNicolas SolimeleBishop of Venosa, Italy
18 Oct66.8DiedJean de HeinsbergBishop Emeritus of Liège, Belgium
5 NovAppointedAntonio Cicco da Pontecorvo, O.F.M. †Bishop of Caserta, Italy
7 NovAppointedAngelo FasoloBishop of Modon (Medone), GreeceBishop of Feltre, Italy
8 NovDiedAntonio Piccolomini, O.S.B. †Archbishop of Siena, Italy
25 NovOrdained BishopJohn HalesBishop of Coventry and Lichfield, England, Great Britain
30.9Ordained BishopJohann von Bayern (Rhein)Bishop of Münster, GermanyArchbishop of Magdeburg, Germany
3 DecAppointedBenedictus , O.S.B. †Titular Archbishop of Mitylene
7 DecBornDiego Ramírez de FuenlealBishop of Cuenca, Spain
8 DecOrdained BishopErnst von SchaumbergBishop of Hildesheim, Germany
21 DecResignedGiorgio Fieschi (Flisco)Administrator of Albenga, ItalyCardinal, Archbishop of Genova, Italy

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