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The Year of Our Lord 1538

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DateAgeEventBishopTitleCurrent Title
unknownBornLorenzo AsprellaTursienBishop of Massa Lubrense, Italy
DiedDiego de AvellanedaBishop of Tui, Spain
AppointedCorneille de BerghesBishop of Liège, Belgium
ResignedLeonardo Bonafide, O.S.B. †Bishop of Cortona, ItalyBishop Emeritus
ResignedGiacomo BongalliBishop of Nepi e Sutri, ItalyBishop Emeritus
BornAntonio CarafaNaples, ItalyCardinal, Cardinal-Priest of Santi Giovanni e Paolo
BornGiovanni Anselmo CarminatoBishop of Alba (Pompea), Italy
DiedGiacomo CoppiArchbishop of Naxos, Greece
BornWolfgang Kämmerer von DalbergArchbishop of Mainz, Germany
DiedBaldovinetto de’ BaldovinettiBishop of Ancona e Numana, Italy
DiedCharles de BarBishop of Saint-Papoul, France
BornAlphonse d’ElbèneLyonBishop of Albi, France
BornLuigi d’EsteArezzoCardinal, Bishop Emeritus of Ferrara, Italy
ResignedAntonio DuraBishop of Lacedonia, ItalyBishop Emeritus
BornNikolaus ElgardArlonAuxiliary Bishop of Mainz, Germany
DiedGiangiacomo di GambaranaBishop of Albenga, Italy
DiedLuis González, O.F.M. †Bishop of Ampurias e Civita, Italy
BornWawrzyniec GoślickiBishop of Poznań, Poland
DiedGiampietro GrassiBishop of Viterbo e Tuscania, Italy
DiedJames HayBishop of Ross (Rosemarkie, Fortrose), Scotland, Great Britain
41.0AppointedLuigi LippomanoCoadjutor Bishop of Bergamo, ItalyBishop
41.0AppointedLuigi LippomanoTitular Bishop of MethoneBishop of Bergamo, Italy
ResignedFrancesco MinerbettiBishop of Arezzo, ItalyBishop Emeritus
BornSt. Toribio Alfonso de MogrovejoMayorga de Campos, SpainArchbishop of Lima, Peru
BornSéraphin Olivier-RazaliLyon, FranceCardinal, Cardinal-Priest of Sant’Agnese in Agone
DiedGian Giorgio PaleologoBishop Emeritus of Casale Monferrato, Italy
DiedAntonio PandellaBishop of Lesina, Italy
DiedGiovanni Antonio PappacodaBishop of Tropea, Italy
BornMariano PierbenedettiCamerinoCardinal, Cardinal-Bishop of Frascati
BornDiego de Romano y Govea (Vitoria)Valladolid, SpainBishop of Tlaxcala (Puebla de los Angeles), México
ResignedDaniel RossiBishop of Caorle, ItalyBishop Emeritus
DiedJuan de Salamanca, O.P. †Bishop of Islas Canarias {Canary Islands}, Spain
DiedMichele ViscontiBishop of Lucera, Italy
50.0SelectedJohannes von WeezeBishop of Konstanz {Constance}, Germany
8 Jan17.3ResignedAlessandro Farnese (Jr.)Administrator of Bitonto, ItalyCardinal, Cardinal-Bishop of Ostia (e Velletri)
11 Jan52.2AppointedJan DantyszekBishop of Warmia (Ermland), Poland
AppointedSebastiano Deli di Castel DuranteBishop of Bitonto, Italy
57.6ConfirmedTiedemann GieseBishop of Chelmno (Culma, Kulm), PolandBishop of Warmia (Ermland), Poland
AppointedGiovanni Rinaldi MontorioBishop of Narni, Italy
65.0AppointedPietro Paolo ParisioCardinal, Bishop of Nusco, Italy
19.1ResignedGuido Ascanio Sforza di Santa FioraAdministrator of Narni, ItalyCardinal, Chamberlain (Camerlengo) of the Apostolic Chamber
AppointedAgostino Steuco, C.R.S.A. †Bishop of Kisamos, Greece
49.9ConfirmedValentin von TetlebenBishop of Hildesheim, Germany
28 Jan70.1DiedMarino Ascanio CaraccioloCardinal, Bishop Emeritus of Catania, Italy
3 Feb49.7DiedJohann bei RheinBishop-Elect of Regensburg, Germany
6 Feb46.4AppointedInnocenzo Cibo (Cybo)Administrator of Tropea, ItalyCardinal, Archbishop of Genova, Italy
14.0AppointedCharles de Guise de LorraineCardinal, Archbishop of Reims, France
32.1AppointedMichael HeldingAuxiliary Bishop of Mainz, GermanyBishop of Merseburg, Germany
32.1AppointedMichael HeldingTitular Bishop of SidonBishop of Merseburg, Germany
39.8ResignedJean de LorraineAdministrator of Reims, FranceCardinal, Bishop of Metz, France
AppointedBernardetto MinerbettiBishop of Arezzo, Italy
63.1AppointedGiacomo SimonettaCardinal, Administrator of Nepi e Sutri, Italy
7 Feb58.1DiedOlav EngelbrektssonArchbishop of Nidaros (Trondheim), Norway
8 Feb51.1Ordained BishopPiotr GamratBishop of Płock, PolandArchbishop of Gniezno, Poland
9 FebDiedBraz Neto, O.F.M. †Bishop of Santiago de Cabo Verde
10 Feb47.1Ordained BishopJohann von MaltitzBishop of Meißen (Meissen), Germany
18 Feb39.1DiedJan (Janusz) z Książąt LitewskichBishop of Poznań, Poland
20 FebResignedAlessandro Cesarini (Sr.)Administrator of Oppido Mamertina, ItalyCardinal, Cardinal-Bishop of Palestrina
ResignedAlessandro Cesarini (Sr.)Administrator of Gerace, ItalyCardinal, Cardinal-Bishop of Palestrina
AppointedAscanio CesariniBishop of Oppido Mamertina, ItalyBishop Emeritus
AppointedGiorgio CornaroBishop of Treviso, ItalyBishop Emeritus
AppointedTiberio MutiBishop of Gerace, ItalyBishop Emeritus of Assisi, Italy
44.1ResignedFrancesco PisaniAdministrator of Treviso, ItalyCardinal, Cardinal-Bishop of Ostia (e Velletri)
22 Feb50.0Ordained BishopValentin von TetlebenBishop of Hildesheim, Germany
27 FebBornPedro Cerbuna NegroFonzBishop of Tarazona, Spain
65.7DiedErhard (Erardo, Everard) von der Mark (de la Marca, Marck)Cardinal, Bishop of Liège, Belgium
11 Mar52.0DiedBl. Jan ChojeńskiBishop of Kraków, Poland
AppointedDiego de Loaysa, C.R.S.A. †Bishop of Modruš, CroatiaBishop Emeritus
13 Mar58.1AppointedGirolamo AleandroCardinal-Priest of San Ciriaco alle Terme DioclezianeCardinal, Archbishop Emeritus of Brindisi, Italy
58.1Elevated to CardinalGirolamo AleandroCardinal, Archbishop Emeritus of Brindisi, Italy
12.1Elevated to CardinalNiccolò Caetani di SermonetaCardinal, Archbishop of Capua, Italy
17 MarOrdained BishopDiego de Loaysa, C.R.S.A. †Bishop of Modruš, CroatiaBishop Emeritus
20 Mar58.1AppointedGirolamo AleandroCardinal-Priest of San CrisogonoCardinal, Archbishop Emeritus of Brindisi, Italy
AppointedGiorgio AndreasiBishop of Chiusi, ItalyBishop of Reggio Emilia, Italy
58.2ResignedGirolamo Ghinucci {Ginucci}Administrator of MaltaCardinal, Bishop of Worcester, England, Great Britain
16 Apr12.1InstalledNiccolò Caetani di SermonetaCardinal-Deacon of San Nicola in CarcereCardinal, Archbishop of Capua, Italy
25 AprSelectedPankraz von SinzenhofenBishop of Regensburg, Germany
5 May42.3SelectedFriedrich NauseaCoadjutor Bishop of Wien, AustriaBishop
24 MayAppointedAlessandro Cesarini (Sr.)Administrator of Cuenca, SpainCardinal, Cardinal-Bishop of Palestrina
48.4ResignedPhilippe de La Chambre, O.S.B. †Administrator of Belley, FranceCardinal, Cardinal-Bishop of Frascati
40.1AppointedJean de LorraineAdministrator of Agen, FranceCardinal, Bishop of Metz, France
5 JunAppointedGiorgio ArteaBishop of Ampurias e Civita, Italy
ResignedAlessandro Cesarini (Sr.)Administrator of Pamplona, SpainCardinal, Cardinal-Bishop of Palestrina
58.4AppointedJuan ReinaBishop of Pamplona, Spain
7 JunDiedHeinrich von FulsteinAuxiliary Bishop of Wrocław (Breslau), Poland
14 Jun45.4AppointedLouis de Bourbon de Vendôme (II)Administrator of Tréguier, FranceCardinal, Bishop Emeritus of Laon, France
58.5ResignedFrançois Guillaume de Castelnau de Clermont-LudèveArchbishop of Auch, FranceCardinal, Cardinal-Bishop of Frascati
46.8AppointedInnocenzo Cibo (Cybo)Administrator of Messina, ItalyCardinal, Archbishop of Genova, Italy
58.5AppointedGirolamo Ghinucci {Ginucci}Administrator of Tropea, ItalyCardinal, Bishop of Worcester, England, Great Britain
AppointedPatrick HepburnBishop of Moray, Scotland, Great Britain
AppointedFrancisco MendozaBishop of Jaén, Spain
49.5AppointedFrançois de Tournon, C.R.S.A. †Administrator of Auch, FranceCardinal, Archbishop of Lyon, France
25 Jun30.7AppointedDurante DurantiBishop of Alghero, ItalyCardinal, Bishop of Brescia, Italy
56.5AppointedŁukasz GórkaBishop of Włocławek (Kujawy, Kalisze), Poland
69.5AppointedStanisław OleśnickiBishop of Poznań, Poland
28 Jun43.5ResignedGirolamo DoriaAdministrator of Nebbio, FranceCardinal, Administrator of Tarragona, Spain
AppointedAndrea GrimaldiBishop of Nebbio, France
29 JunOrdained BishopJerónimo de Loaysa, O.P. †Bishop of Cartagena, ColombiaArchbishop of Lima, Peru
8 JulBornAlberto BolognettiBolognaCardinal, Bishop of Massa Marittima, Italy
14 JulAppointedBernardo SancioBishop of L’Aquila, Italy
20 Jul63.6ResignedGiacomo SimonettaBishop of Perugia, ItalyCardinal, Administrator of Nepi e Sutri, Italy
29 Jul54.6AppointedSebastian BranickiBishop of Chełm, PolandBishop of Poznań, Poland
68.6AppointedJakub BuczackiBishop of Płock, Poland
51.6AppointedPiotr GamratBishop of Kraków, PolandArchbishop of Gniezno, Poland
48.6AppointedSebastián Ramírez de Fuenleal (Arellano)Bishop of Tui, SpainBishop of Cuenca, Spain
AppointedFrancesco Bernardino SimonettaBishop of Perugia, Italy
AppointedEnrique de Villalobos XeresBishop of Lucera, ItalyBishop of Squillace, Italy
Aug44.6Ordained BishopDavid BeatonBishop of Mirepoix, FranceCardinal, Archbishop of Saint Andrews, Scotland, Great Britain
1 AugDiedJohannes Petrus BraskBishop of Linköping, Sweden
2 AugOrdained BishopFrancisco de Mendavia, O.S.H. †Bishop of Nicaragua
4 Aug32.6Ordained BishopMichael HeldingTitular Bishop of SidonBishop of Merseburg, Germany
8 Aug37.6AppointedNiccolò RidolfiAdministrator of Viterbo e Tuscania, ItalyCardinal, Administrator of Vicenza, Italy
12 AugAppointedPomponio Cecci (Cesi)Bishop of Civita Castellana e Orte, ItalyCardinal, Bishop of Nepi e Sutri, Italy
72.6AppointedEnnio FilonardiCardinal, Administrator of Montefeltro, Italy
AppointedAntonio FilonardiBishop of Veroli, Italy
AppointedAlonso Ruiz de Virués, O.S.B. †Bishop of Islas Canarias {Canary Islands}, Spain
48.4AppointedGiovanni SalviatiAdministrator of Saint-Papoul, FranceCardinal, Cardinal-Bishop of Porto e Santa Rufina
22 AugDiedHeinrich Lenchker, O.P. †Auxiliary Bishop of Halberstadt, Germany
26 AugBornClaude d’Angennes de RambouilletRambouilletBishop of Le Mans, France
29 AugDiedRobert MontgomeryBishop of Argyll (Lismore), Scotland, Great Britain
30 AugBornCesare Baronio, C.O. †Sora, ItalyCardinal, Cardinal-Priest of Santi Nereo ed Achilleo
Sep41.7Ordained BishopLuigi LippomanoTitular Bishop of MethoneBishop of Bergamo, Italy
23 SepAppointedManuel de SousaBishop of Silves (Sylves), PortugalArchbishop Emeritus of Braga, Portugal
AppointedScipione DuraBishop of Lacedonia, Italy
AppointedGiuseppe de MontanarisArchbishop of Naxos, Greece
AppointedJoão ParviBishop of Santiago de Cabo Verde
28 Sep67.7DiedAlfonso Manrique de Lara y SolísCardinal, Archbishop of Sevilla {Seville}, Spain
2 OctBornSt. Charles BorromeoCastle of AronaCardinal, Archbishop of Milano {Milan}, Italy
3 OctDiedAlbert KrausAuxiliary Bishop of Brixen {Bressanone}, Italy
7 OctAppointedVincenzo TorelliBishop of Lesina, Italy
18 Oct60.8Elevated to CardinalPedro Gómez Sarmiento de VillandrandoCardinal, Archbishop of Santiago de Compostela, Spain
25 Oct33.8Ordained BishopFrancesco Bandini PiccolominiArchbishop of Siena, Italy
AppointedGiovambattista RicasoliBishop of Cortona, ItalyBishop of Pistoia, Italy
27 Oct36.8AppointedAlfonso de FuenmayorBishop of Santo Domingo, Dominican RepublicArchbishop of Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic
30 OctAppointedBonaventura Engelbertz van Oldenzeel, O.F.M. †Auxiliary Bishop of Utrecht, Netherlands
AppointedBonaventura Engelbertz van Oldenzeel, O.F.M. †Titular Bishop of HebronAuxiliary Bishop of Utrecht, Netherlands
AppointedSebastiano RossiBishop of Caorle, Italy
NovOrdained BishopBonaventura Engelbertz van Oldenzeel, O.F.M. †Titular Bishop of HebronAuxiliary Bishop of Utrecht, Netherlands
12 NovAppointedGirolamo GhianderoniBishop of Ancona e Numana, ItalyBishop Emeritus
15 Nov18.1AppointedAlessandro Farnese (Jr.)Administrator of Massa Marittima, ItalyCardinal, Cardinal-Bishop of Ostia (e Velletri)
60.9AppointedPedro Gómez Sarmiento de VillandrandoCardinal-Priest of Santi XII ApostoliCardinal, Archbishop of Santiago de Compostela, Spain
AppointedGirolamo GrimaldiCardinal, Administrator of Albenga, Italy
ConfirmedPankraz von SinzenhofenBishop of Regensburg, Germany
27 Nov38.9AppointedEdmund BonnerBishop of Hereford, England, Great BritainBishop Emeritus of London, England, Great Britain
29 Nov34.9AppointedJorge de AustriaArchbishop of Valencia, SpainBishop of Liège, Belgium
21.3AppointedAntoine Perrenot de GranvellaBishop of Arras, FranceCardinal, Archbishop of Besançon, France
6 DecBornFrancesco GonzagaPalermoCardinal, Bishop of Mantova, Italy
9 Dec45.9AppointedCharles de Hémard de DenonvilleAdministrator of Amiens, FranceCardinal, Bishop of Mâcon, France
11 DecBornSigismund von BrandenburgBerlinFormer Archbishop-Elect of Magdeburg, Germany
AppointedDionisio Zannettini, O.F.M. †Bishop of Mylopotamos, GreeceBishop Emeritus
20 Dec50.4Elevated to CardinalJuan Álvarez de Toledo, O.P. †Cardinal, Archbishop of Santiago de Compostela, Spain
45.0Elevated to CardinalDavid BeatonCardinal, Archbishop of Saint Andrews, Scotland, Great Britain
68.6Elevated to CardinalPietro Bembo, O.S.Io.Hieros. †In PectoreCardinal, Administrator of Bergamo, Italy
29.3Elevated to CardinalIppolito d’Este (II)In PectoreCardinal, Bishop Emeritus of Novara, Italy
39.0Elevated to CardinalPedro Fernández ManriqueCardinal, Bishop of Córdoba, Spain
54.0Elevated to CardinalRobert de LénoncourtCardinal, Archbishop of Arles, France

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