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The Year of Our Lord 1516

Bishop Events


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DateAgeEventBishopTitleCurrent Title
unknownResignedAntonio Balestrieri, O. Cist. †Archbishop of Amalfi, ItalyArchbishop Emeritus
37.0AppointedDenis BriçonnetBishop of Lodève, FranceBishop of Saint-Malo, France
46.0AppointedGuillaume BriçonnetBishop of Meaux, France
DiedPaolo Emilio BruniBishop of Nepi e Sutri, Italy
DiedCorrado CaraccioloBishop of Ostuni, Italy
60.0AppointedNiccolò FieschiArchbishop of Ravenna, ItalyCardinal, Cardinal-Bishop of Ostia (e Velletri)
DiedJuan Bautista GarzónBishop-Elect of Ossero (Osor), Croatia
DiedPietro GriffoBishop of Forli, Italy
AppointedJean-Philippe de GrosléeArchbishop of Tarentaise (Moûtiers-en-Tarentaise), France
AppointedDietrich Huls, O.F.M. †Auxiliary Bishop of Schwerin, Germany
ResignedGiuliano Isopo, O. Carm. †Bishop of Montemarano, ItalyBishop Emeritus
DiedWilliam O’Ferral, O. Cist. †Bishop of Ardagh (and Clonmacnois), Ireland
BornFrancisco Antonio Orantes Vélez, O.F.M. †CuéllarBishop of Oviedo, Spain
DiedAndrea PastoreBishop of Andria, Italy
57.4AppointedLorenzo PucciAdministrator of Amalfi, ItalyCardinal, Cardinal-Bishop of Palestrina
ResignedSismondo Filiasio RoverellaArchbishop of Ravenna, ItalyArchbishop Emeritus
51.0ResignedMatthäus SchinnerAdministrator of Novara, ItalyCardinal, Bishop of Sion {Sitten}, Switzerland
ResignedJuan de SepúlvedaBishop of MaltaBishop Emeritus
22.7Ordained PriestGirolamo Seripando, O.S.A. †Priest of Order of St. AugustineCardinal, Archbishop of Salerno, Italy
DiedGiovanni Francesco SetarioBishop of Avellino e Frigento, Italy
16 JanResignedTeseo de CupisBishop of Recanati, ItalyBishop of Macerata, Italy
AppointedLuigi (Alvise) TassoBishop of Recanati, Italy
FebDiedGiovanni Francesco SalvinoBishop of Vieste, Italy
12 MarDiedBernardo LauriBishop of Policastro, Italy
17 MarAppointedGirolamo CampeggiBishop of Poreč (Parenzo), CroatiaBishop Emeritus
22 MarAppointedPaulus BorgasiusBishop of Nemosia (Limasol), GreeceBishop Emeritus
34.2ResignedMarco CornaroBishop of Nemosia (Limasol), GreeceCardinal, Cardinal-Bishop of Palestrina
43.2ResignedSisto Gara della Rovere (Franciotti)Administrator of Saluzzo, ItalyCardinal, Bishop of Padova {Padua}, Italy
AppointedGiuliano TornabuoniBishop of Saluzzo, ItalyBishop Emeritus
31 MarAppointedAcenario LópezBishop of Santorini {Thira}, Greece
AprResignedClaude de Château-VieuxArchbishop of Tarentaise (Moûtiers-en-Tarentaise), FranceArchbishop Emeritus
9 AprAppointedBernardo CatagnanoBishop of Malta
AppointedTommaso Giovanni RiarioBishop of Savona, Italy
54.9ResignedRaffaele Sansone RiarioAdministrator of Savona, ItalyCardinal, Bishop of Ostia (-Velletri), Italy
18 Apr77.3DiedRichard MayewBishop of Hereford, England, Great Britain
19 Apr55.3AppointedAntonio Maria Ciocchi del MonteAdministrator of Novara, ItalyCardinal, Cardinal-Bishop of Porto e Santa Rufina
25 AprDiedJohn HattonAuxiliary Bishop of York, England, Great Britain
May24.7AppointedInnocenzo Cibo (Cybo)Administrator of Torino {Turin}, ItalyCardinal, Archbishop of Genova, Italy
14 MayAppointedJames HepburnBishop of Moray, Scotland, Great Britain
6 JunAppointedAlexander GordonBishop of Aberdeen, Scotland, Great BritainBishop-Elect
9 Jun72.4DiedLuis Mercader Escolano, O. Cart. †Bishop of Tortosa, Spain
21 JunDiedMartín Fernández de Angulo Saavedra y LunaBishop of Córdoba, Spain
22 JunOrdained BishopGiuliano TornabuoniBishop of Saluzzo, ItalyBishop Emeritus
JulResignedJean d’AurioleBishop of Montauban, FranceBishop Emeritus
89.5AppointedJaime Serra i CauCardinal, Cardinal-Bishop of Palestrina
4 JulAppointedPedro del CampoAuxiliary Bishop of Toledo, Spain
AppointedPedro del CampoTitular Bishop of UticaAuxiliary Bishop of Toledo, Spain
ResignedNiccolò LippomanoBishop of Bergamo, ItalyBishop Emeritus
AppointedPietro LippomanoBishop of Bergamo, ItalyBishop of Verona, Italy
18 Jul22.5AppointedBandinello SauliCardinal-Deacon of Santa Maria in TrastevereCardinal, Bishop Emeritus of Gerace, Italy
63.1AppointedFrancesco SoderiniCardinal-Bishop of PalestrinaCardinal, Cardinal-Bishop of Ostia (e Velletri)
70.5DiedMarco Vigerio della Rovere, O.F.M. Conv. †Cardinal, Archbishop of Trani, Italy
21 JulAppointedCharles BoothBishop of Hereford, England, Great Britain
Aug18.6AppointedGuillaume de CroyBishop of Cambrai, FranceCardinal, Bishop Emeritus
7 Aug41.6DiedFederico SanseverinoCardinal, Apostolic Administrator Emeritus of Novara, Italy
15 Aug38.6DiedJacques de Croy, O.S.B. †Bishop of Cambrai, FranceBishop Emeritus
18 Aug57.5AppointedAdriaan Florenszoom DedelBishop of Tortosa, SpainPope (Roma {Rome}, Italy)
AppointedArcangelo MadrignanoBishop of Avellino e Frigento, ItalyBishop Emeritus
45.6AppointedAlfonso Manrique de Lara y SolísBishop of Córdoba, SpainCardinal, Archbishop of Sevilla {Seville}, Spain
19 AugAppointedGiovanni Pirro ScornaBishop of Policastro, ItalyBishop Emeritus
22 AugDiedGuillermo Raimundo CentellesBishop of Siracusa, Italy
AppointedPedro Ruiz de la Mota, O.S.B. †Bishop of Badajoz, SpainBishop of Palencia, Spain
SepDiedGiacomo GherardiBishop of Aquino, Italy
9 Sep7.4AppointedAfonso de PortugalBishop of Guarda, PortugalCardinal, Archbishop of Lisboa {Lisbon}, Portugal
17 SepAppointedGiovanni di SorraBishop of Bosa, Italy
23 SepDiedClaude de Château-VieuxArchbishop Emeritus of Tarentaise (Moûtiers-en-Tarentaise), France
28 SepAppointedPedro de UrietaBishop of Siracusa, ItalyBishop Emeritus
OctDiedMartín Zurbano de AzpeitiaBishop of Tui, Spain
4 OctBornArchangelo de’ Bianchi (Blanca), O.P. †GamboloCardinal, Bishop Emeritus of Teano, Italy
29 OctOrdained BishopPedro de UrietaBishop of Siracusa, ItalyBishop Emeritus
5 NovAppointedGiacomo BongalliBishop of Nepi e Sutri, ItalyBishop Emeritus
AppointedMario MaffeiBishop of Aquino, ItalyBishop of Cavaillon, France
8 NovAppointedPietro Giovanni de MelisBishop of Montemarano, ItalyTitular Bishop of Tiberias
15 NovAppointedBernardo de’ MediciBishop of Forli, Italy
23 Nov61.9AppointedAlejandro Geraldini (Gerardini, Gueraldini)Bishop of Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic
24 Nov65.9ResignedRené de PrieBishop of Bayeux, FranceCardinal, Bishop Emeritus of Limoges, France
26 Nov71.9AppointedPhilippe de LuxembourgBishop of Arras, FranceCardinal, Bishop Emeritus of Le Mans, France
AppointedFrançois de MelunBishop of Thérouanne, France
30 NovOrdained BishopCharles BoothBishop of Hereford, England, Great Britain
DecDiedJuan Laso de la Vega, O.S.A. †Auxiliary Bishop of Sevilla {Seville}, Spain
DiedMiles Salley, O.S.B. †Bishop of Llandaff, Wales, Great Britain
4 DecDiedLudwig EbmerBishop Emeritus of Chiemsee, Germany
5 Dec65.9ResignedRené de PrieBishop of Limoges, FranceCardinal, Bishop Emeritus
12 DecAppointedSimone de NorBishop of Andria, Italy
17 Dec42.3ResignedLuigi d’AragonaAdministrator of León, SpainCardinal, Administrator of Nardò, Italy
45.0AppointedEsteban Gabriel MerinoBishop of León, SpainCardinal, Patriarch of West Indies, Spain

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