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The Year of Our Lord 1551

Bishop Events

July to December

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DateAgeEventBishopTitleCurrent Title
3 Jul59.5ResignedJean du BellayAdministrator of Bordeaux, FranceCardinal, Bishop Emeritus of Paris, France
58.5ResignedGiovanni Domenico de CupisAdministrator of Trani, ItalyCardinal, Cardinal-Bishop of Ostia (e Velletri)
41.5AppointedGaspar do Casal, O.S.A. †Bishop of Funchal, PortugalBishop of Coimbra, Portugal
28.5AppointedBartolomeo SerristoriArchbishop of Trani, Italy
7 JulBornBonviso BonvisiCardinal, Archbishop of Bari (-Canosa), Italy
10 JulAppointedBernardino de CarmonaAuxiliary Bishop of Santiago de Compostela, Spain
AppointedBernardino de CarmonaTitular Bishop of SoltaniaAuxiliary Bishop of Santiago de Compostela, Spain
AppointedAlfonso Romeo, O.F.M. †Bishop of Scala, ItalyBishop-Elect
19 JulDiedCipriano SeniliBishop of Osimo, Italy
24 JulAppointedFabio CapelletoBishop of Lacedonia, ItalyBishop Emeritus
27.5AppointedBernardino de CupisBishop of Osimo, ItalyBishop Emeritus
AugOrdained BishopRodrigo VázquezTitular Bishop of TroasAuxiliary Bishop of Massa Marittima, Italy
8 Aug65.6DiedTomás de Berlanga, O.P. †Bishop Emeritus of Panamá
14 Aug89.6ResignedJohn Veysey (Harman)Bishop of Exeter, England, Great Britain
21 Aug27.6AppointedClaude d’AuraisonBishop of Castres, France
40.6AppointedGiulio GiovioCoadjutor Bishop of Nocera de’ Pagani, ItalyBishop Emeritus
53.6AppointedAchille GrassiBishop of Corneto (Tarquinia) e Montefiascone, Italy
AppointedLeonardo de MagistrisBishop of Alessano, Italy
AppointedAlfonso de ValdecabrasBishop of Capri, ItalyBishop Emeritus
AppointedAlfonso de ValdecabrasBishop of Dragonara, ItalyBishop Emeritus of Capri, Italy
31 AugBornLothar von MetternichArchbishop of Trier, Germany
4 Sep27.6AppointedJames BeatonArchbishop of Glasgow, Scotland, Great Britain
AppointedAlexander GordonTitular Archbishop of AthenaeArchbishop Emeritus of Glasgow, Scotland, Great Britain
ResignedAlexander GordonArchbishop of Glasgow, Scotland, Great BritainArchbishop Emeritus
AppointedGavin HamiltonCoadjutor Archbishop of Saint Andrews, Scotland, Great Britain
14 SepDiedPellegrino FabioBishop of Vieste, Italy
23 SepAppointedBalthasar Fannemann (Waneman), O.P. †Auxiliary Bishop of Mainz, GermanyAuxiliary Bishop of Münster, Germany
26 SepBornAndrés Balaguer Salvador, O.P. †Bishop of Orihuela, Spain
3 Oct22.7SelectedFriedrich von Schleswig-HolsteinBishop of Hildesheim, GermanyBishop-Elect
4 OctOrdained BishopJean d’AmoncourtBishop of Poitiers, France
5 Oct36.7AppointedAntoine Caracciolo, C.R.S.A. †Bishop of Troyes, FranceBishop Emeritus
AppointedMartin Durlacher, O. Cist. †Titular Bishop of Callipolis
49.7AppointedTimoteo Giustiniani, O.P. †Bishop of Rethymo (Calamona), GreeceBishop of Strongoli, Italy
AppointedJohann HorneburgBishop of Lebus, Germany
62.7AppointedAlfonso de Montufar, O.P. †Archbishop of México, Federal District
AppointedMartin WecherauBishop of Kammin (Camin), GermanyBishop-Elect
AppointedWolfgang WestermeyerAuxiliary Bishop of Mainz, Germany
AppointedWolfgang WestermeyerTitular Bishop of AscalonAuxiliary Bishop of Mainz, Germany
8 OctDiedRory O’DonnellBishop of Derry, Ireland
10 Oct30.8Ordained BishopThomas von PlantaBishop of Chur, Switzerland
12 OctAppointedPierre du ChastelBishop of Orléans, France
AppointedFrançois de FauconBishop of Mâcon, FranceBishop of Carcassonne, France
69.7Elevated to CardinalGyörgi Martinuzzi, O.S.P.P.E. †Cardinal, Bishop of Oradea Mare {Gran Varadino, Nagyvárad}, Romania
47.6AppointedScipione RebibaBishop of Mottola (Motula), ItalyCardinal, Cardinal-Bishop of Sabina
23 OctAppointedPietro Giovanni AliottiBishop of Forli, ItalyBishop Emeritus
50.8AppointedBernardo Antonio de’ MediciBishop of Cassano all’Jonio, Italy
Ordained BishopPatrick WalshBishop of Waterford and Lismore, Ireland
26 OctDiedFrancisco de Urríes (Verreis)Bishop of Urgell, Spain
1 Nov28.8Ordained BishopLattanzio RoverellaBishop of Ascoli Piceno, Italy
10 NovDiedRobert WauchopeArchbishop of Armagh, Ireland
11 NovAppointedGian Francesco BorengoBishop of Larino, ItalyFormer Bishop-Elect
14 NovDiedFrancisco de la Cerda Córdoba, O.P. †Bishop of Islas Canarias {Canary Islands}, Spain
15 NovOrdained BishopEustache du BellayBishop of Paris, FranceBishop Emeritus
36.8Ordained BishopAntoine Caracciolo, C.R.S.A. †Bishop of Troyes, FranceBishop Emeritus
18 Nov42.2ResignedIppolito d’Este (II)Bishop of Novara, ItalyCardinal, Bishop Emeritus
AppointedJan LubodzieskiBishop of Chelmno (Culma, Kulm), Poland
18.6AppointedGiulio della RovereAdministrator of Novara, ItalyCardinal, Archbishop of Ravenna, Italy
43.8AppointedFelice TiranniBishop of Urbino, ItalyArchbishop of Urbino, Italy
49.8AppointedJakub UchańskiBishop of Chełm, PolandArchbishop of Gniezno, Poland
20 Nov50.0Elevated to CardinalPietro Bertani, O.P. †Cardinal, Bishop of Fano, Italy
47.6Elevated to CardinalAlessandro CampeggiCardinal, Bishop Emeritus of Bologna, Italy
41.4Elevated to CardinalGiovanni Battista Cicala (Cicada)Cardinal, Cardinal-Bishop of Sabina
67.8Elevated to CardinalCristoforo Guidalotti Ciocchi del MonteCardinal, Bishop of Cagli, Italy
34.7Elevated to CardinalLuigi CornaroCardinal, Archbishop Emeritus of Zadar (Zara), Croatia
53.8AppointedTiberio CrispiCardinal-Priest of Sant’Agata de’ GotiCardinal, Cardinal-Bishop of Sabina
42.8Elevated to CardinalGirolamo DandiniCardinal, Bishop Emeritus of Imola, Italy
34.0Elevated to CardinalFulvio Giulio della Corgna, O.S.Io.Hieros. †Cardinal, Cardinal-Bishop of Porto e Santa Rufina
52.8AppointedNiccolň GaddiCardinal, Cardinal-Priest of Santa Maria in Via Lata
33.8Elevated to CardinalGiovanni Andrea MercurioCardinal, Archbishop of Messina, Italy
55.8Elevated to CardinalFabio MignaneliiCardinal, Bishop Emeritus of Lucera, Italy
51.1Elevated to CardinalSebastiano Antonio PighiniIn PectoreCardinal, Archbishop
58.8Elevated to CardinalGiovanni PoggioCardinal, Bishop Emeritus of Tropea, Italy
56.7Elevated to CardinalGiacomo Puteo (del Pozzo)Cardinal, Archbishop Emeritus of Bari (-Canosa), Italy
53.0Elevated to CardinalGiovanni RicciCardinal, Archbishop of Pisa, Italy
52.9Elevated to CardinalGiovanni Michele SaraceniCardinal, Cardinal-Bishop of Sabina
29 Nov59.9AppointedJean du BellayCardinal-Bishop of FrascatiCardinal, Bishop Emeritus of Paris, France
DecDiedAlfonso Romeo, O.F.M. †Bishop-Elect of Scala, Italy
1 DecDiedGerolamo Isopo, C.R.L. †Bishop of Montemarano, Italy
2 DecAppointedDaniel Vocacio, O.F.M. †Bishop of Duvno, Bosnia and HerzegovinaBishop Emeritus
AppointedWenzel , O. Cist. †Auxiliary Bishop of Olomouc (Olmütz), Czechia
AppointedWenzel , O. Cist. †Titular Bishop of Nicopolis in PalaestinaAuxiliary Bishop of Olomouc (Olmütz), Czechia
4 Dec63.3ResignedJuan Álvarez de Toledo, O.P. †Cardinal-Priest of San ClementeCardinal, Archbishop of Santiago de Compostela, Spain
50.0InstalledPietro Bertani, O.P. †Cardinal-Priest of Santi Marcellino e PietroCardinal, Bishop of Fano, Italy
47.6InstalledAlessandro CampeggiCardinal-Priest of Santa Lucia in OrpheaCardinal, Bishop Emeritus of Bologna, Italy
41.4InstalledGiovanni Battista Cicala (Cicada)Cardinal-Priest of San ClementeCardinal, Cardinal-Bishop of Sabina
67.9InstalledCristoforo Guidalotti Ciocchi del MonteCardinal-Priest of Santa PrassedeCardinal, Bishop of Cagli, Italy
34.8InstalledLuigi CornaroCardinal-Deacon of San TeodoroCardinal, Archbishop Emeritus of Zadar (Zara), Croatia
52.2AppointedBartolomé de la Cueva y ToledoCardinal-Priest of San Bartolomeo all’IsolaCardinal, Administrator of Manfredonia, Italy
42.9InstalledGirolamo DandiniCardinal-Priest of San Matteo in MerulanaCardinal, Bishop Emeritus of Imola, Italy
34.0InstalledFulvio Giulio della Corgna, O.S.Io.Hieros. †Cardinal-Priest of Santa Maria in ViaCardinal, Cardinal-Bishop of Porto e Santa Rufina
33.9InstalledGiovanni Andrea MercurioCardinal-Priest of Santa BarbaraCardinal, Archbishop of Messina, Italy
55.9InstalledFabio MignaneliiCardinal-Priest of San Silvestro in CapiteCardinal, Bishop Emeritus of Lucera, Italy
56.8InstalledGiacomo Puteo (del Pozzo)Cardinal-Priest of San Simeone ProfetaCardinal, Archbishop Emeritus of Bari (-Canosa), Italy
53.0InstalledGiovanni RicciCardinal-Priest of San VitaleCardinal, Archbishop of Pisa, Italy
53.0InstalledGiovanni Michele SaraceniCardinal-Priest of Santa Maria in Ara CoeliCardinal, Cardinal-Bishop of Sabina
15 DecDiedJřrgen SkodborgFormer Archbishop-Elect of Lund, Sweden
17 Dec69.9DiedGyörgi Martinuzzi, O.S.P.P.E. †Cardinal, Bishop of Oradea Mare {Gran Varadino, Nagyvárad}, Romania
24 DecDiedPaganus Lesueur de EsquetotBishop of Coutances, France
28 DecDiedPedro Gómez Malaver (Maraver)Bishop of Guadalajara, Jalisco, México


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