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The Year of Our Lord 1655

Bishop Events

January to June


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DateAgeEventBishopTitleCurrent Title
unknown29.0Ordained PriestPascual de Aragón-Córdoba-Cardona y Fernández de CórdobaPriest of Toledo, SpainCardinal, Archbishop
72.0DiedTommaso d’Ancora (Ariconi), C.R. †Archbishop of Trani, Italy
Ordained BishopJuan ArroyoTitular Bishop of UticaAuxiliary Bishop of Sevilla {Seville}, Spain
AppointedLouis Barbier de La RivièreBishop of Langres, France
BornJean-Baptiste-Armand Bazin de BesonsMontis PessulaniArchbishop of Rouen, France
43.0DiedLodovico BettiBishop of Osimo, Italy
DiedFrancesco Boyl, O. de M. †Bishop of Alghero, Italy
64.0ResignedMarcantonio BragadinBishop of Vicenza, ItalyCardinal, Bishop Emeritus
30.0Ordained PriestJohann BrassertPriest of Speyer, GermanyAuxiliary Bishop
71.0DiedVincenzo Bucchi (Buschio)Bishop of Kotor (Cattaro), Montenegro
BornEligio Caracciolo, C.R. †NapoliArchbishop of Cosenza, Italy
BornBernardo di Cariñena Ipenza y Saulini, O. de M. †CasbasArchbishop of Cagliari, Italy
58.0DiedGiantommaso Gastaldi, O.P. †Bishop of Brugnato, Italy
83.0DiedLorenzo CastrucciBishop of Spoleto, Italy
BornPierre de Charritz de RuthieOloronBishop of Rieux, France
47.0DiedJuan Coello Ribera y SandovalBishop of Plasencia, Spain
DiedGaetano Cossa, C.R. †Archbishop of Otranto, Italy
BornWalenty Konstantyn CzulskiWesolowiczAuxiliary Bishop of Chełm, Poland
DiedMartino Denti de’ Cipriani, B. †Bishop of Strongoli, Italy
69.0DiedFrancesco Antonio DepaceBishop of Aquino, Italy
BornJacques des MaretzSoissonsArchbishop of Auch, France
BornHenri du PugetTolosanBishop of Digne, France
BornFortunato DuranteAlbiBishop of Squillace, Italy
34.0Ordained BishopHenri de VillarsTitular Archbishop of Philippopolis in ArabiaArchbishop of Vienne, France
DiedFrancesco Antonio Frasella, O.F.M. Conv. †Apostolic Administrator of Japan
DiedGregorius Frasini (Fassino), O.F.M. †Bishop of Shkodrë (Scutari), Albania
DiedGarcía Gil ManriqueBishop of Barcelona, Spain
BornManuel Antonio Gómez de SilvaSantiagoBishop of Popayán, Colombia
25.0Ordained PriestGuillaume de La Brunetière du Plessis-GestéPriestBishop of Saintes, France
BornRaimondo Lezzoli, O.P. †Milan, ItalyVicar Apostolic of Eastern Tonking {Tonkino Orientale}, Viet Nam
31.8Ordained PriestKarl von Liechtenstein-KastelkornPriest of Salzburg, AustriaBishop of Olomouc (Olmütz), Czech Republic
BornArthus de Lionne, M.E.P. †Paris, FranceVicar Apostolic of Se-Ciuen (Setchoan), China
BornJean-Claude de La Poype de VertrieuCornodBishop of Poitiers, France
Ordained BishopNicolás Martínez, O.S.H. †Bishop of Astorga, SpainBishop of Osma, Spain
BornAntonius Simon de MagnyCarnotenBishop-Elect of Oloron (Oloron-Sainte-Marie), France
32.0Ordained PriestJan MałachowskiPriest of Lviv, UkraineBishop of Kraków, Poland
DiedFrancisco Naranjo, O.P. †Bishop of Puerto Rico (Porto Rico)
ResignedLouis de Nogaret de La ValetteBishop of Mirepoix, FranceBishop of Carcassonne, France
DiedDidier Palleti, C.R.L. †Bishop of Nice, France
54.0DiedRaffaele Pizzorno, O.M. †Bishop of Sagone (Sagona), France
59.0Ordained BishopFrançois de RoblesBishop of Ypres (Ieper), Belgium
54.9AppointedGiulio RospigliosiSecretary of StatePope (Roma {Rome}, Italy)
58.0Ordained BishopJerónimo Salas Malo de EsplugasBishop of Albarracin, Spain
55.0ResignedMartin Saudrius von SternfeldPrefect of Meißen (Meissen) {Lusazia o Lausitz; Sassonia}, GermanyPrefect Emeritus
AppointedBernhard von Schrattenbach, O. Cist. †Prefect of Meißen (Meissen) {Lusazia o Lausitz; Sassonia}, Germany
72.0DiedAntin SelavaArchbishop of Kyiv-Halyč {Kiev} (Ruthenian), Ukraine
25.4Ordained PriestWenzeslaus von ThunPriest of Passau, GermanyBishop
64.0ResignedMarco Antonio TomatiBishop of Bitetto, ItalyBishop Emeritus
BornOxendios Verzar (Werczireski)BotosaniTitular Bishop of the Titular See
56.0DiedFrancisco de Zapata y MendozaBishop of Coria, Spain
JanBornNicolò RoccoNapoliBishop of Cassano all’Jonio, Italy
Ordained BishopGiuseppe ZandemariaBishop of Piacenza, Italy
1 Jan50.0SelectedJuan de Paredes, C.R.S.A. †Bishop of Castellammare di Stabia, ItalyBishop of Gaeta, Italy
DiedJan Chrzciciel Zamoyski, O.P. †Bishop of Lutsk (Łuck), Ukraine
6 JanBornAndrea SarnelliBraciglianoBishop of Muro Lucano, Italy
7 Jan55.9ResignedFabio ChigiSecretary of StatePope (Roma {Rome}, Italy)
80.7DiedGiovanni Battista PamphiljPope (Roma {Rome}, Italy)
12 JanBornFausto GuidottiOffidaBishop of Città della Pieve, Italy
14 JanAppointedGiovanni Battista Ferruzzo, C.O. †Bishop of Trivento, Italy
21 Jan76.1DiedFernando Andrade SotomayorArchbishop of Santiago de Compostela, Spain
2 FebDiedSébastien ZametBishop of Langres, France
10 FebBornAlessandro DolfiBolognaBishop of Fano, Italy
12 FebBornMarco GiustinianiVeniceBishop of Torcello (Turris), Italy
14 FebBornJacques-Nicolas de ColbertParisArchbishop of Rouen, France
15 Feb73.6DiedPier Luigi Carafa (Sr.)Cardinal, Bishop Emeritus of Tricarico, Italy
19 Feb75.1DiedDiego Castejón FonsecaBishop of Tarazona, Spain
7 Mar24.2Ordained PriestLouis Aube de RoquemartinePriestBishop of Saint-Paul-Trois-Châteaux, France
Ordained BishopFernando de Sada AzconaBishop of Huesca, Spain
11 Mar34.2DiedGiulio Cesare BoreaBishop of Comacchio, Italy
13 Mar57.2DiedBernhard FrickAuxiliary Bishop of Paderborn, Germany
24.5Ordained PriestJean-Ferdinand Van BeughemPriestBishop of Antwerpen {Antwerp, Anvers}, Belgium
14 Mar61.1DiedPietro Francesco CostaBishop of Albenga, Italy
18 Mar86.4DiedRichard SmithVicar Apostolic Emeritus of England, Great Britain
19 Mar26.3Ordained PriestMatthias StarckPriest of Mainz, GermanyAuxiliary Bishop Emeritus
7 Apr56.2ElectedFabio ChigiPope (Roma {Rome}, Italy)
10 AprBornGian Andrea MoscarelliBeneventanBishop of Guardialfiera (Guardia), Italy
18 Apr56.2InstalledFabio ChigiPope (Roma {Rome}, Italy)
21 AprConfirmedBernardo de Izaguirre de los ReyesBishop of PanamáArchbishop of La Plata o Charcas, Bolivia
AppointedJan LeszczyńskiBishop of Kyiv and Chernihiv (Kijów and Czernihow), UkraineBishop of Chelmno (Culma, Kulm), Poland
AppointedFrancesco LombardiBishop of Veroli, Italy
44.3AppointedFlaminio MarcellinoBishop of Cesena, Italy
65.2AppointedBerthold NihusAuxiliary Bishop of Mainz, Germany
65.2AppointedBerthold NihusTitular Bishop of Missene (Mysia)Auxiliary Bishop of Mainz, Germany
29 Apr59.9AppointedÄgidius GeleniusAuxiliary Bishop of Osnabrück, Germany
59.9AppointedÄgidius GeleniusTitular Bishop of Aureliopolis in AsiaAuxiliary Bishop of Osnabrück, Germany
1 MayBornFelipe Antonio Gil TaboadaBergazosArchbishop of Sevilla {Seville}, Spain
2 MaySelectedLouis de Nogaret de La ValetteBishop of Carcassonne, France
4 May60.3DiedFrancesco Peretti di MontaltoCardinal, Archbishop of Monreale, Italy
8 May69.4SelectedJuan Pérez DelgadoBishop of Salamanca, SpainArchbishop of Burgos, Spain
9 May41.6DiedKarl Ferdinand von Vasa (Wasa)Bishop of Wrocław (Breslau), Poland
11 May53.4AppointedJan GembickiBishop of Płock, PolandBishop of Włocławek (Kujawy, Kalisze), Poland
13 MayBornMichelangelo dei ContiRomePope (Roma {Rome}, Italy)
14 MayAppointedPierre-Louis Cazet de VautorteBishop of Lectoure, FranceBishop of Vannes, France
67.6AppointedFrancisco Diego Díaz de Quintanilla y de Hevía y Valdés, O.S.B. †Bishop of Antequera, Oaxaca, México
47.4AppointedGiovanni Stefano DonghiCardinal-Deacon of Sant’Agata de’ GotiCardinal, Bishop of Ferrara, Italy
51.4AppointedGiulio GabrielliCardinal-Deacon of Santa Maria in Via LataCardinal, Bishop Emeritus of Ascoli Piceno, Italy
41.7InstalledJean-François-Paul de Gondi de RetzCardinal-Priest of Santa Maria sopra MinervaCardinal, Archbishop Emeritus of Paris, France
49.4AppointedAntonio Sarmiento de Luna y EnríquezBishop of Coria, SpainBishop of Sigüenza, Spain
AppointedJuan de MontielBishop of Santiago de Cuba
ConfirmedMiguel Pérez de NuerosBishop of Mallorca, Spain
38.4AppointedPaolo Emilio RondininiCardinal-Deacon of San Giorgio in VelabroCardinal, Bishop of Assisi, Italy
58.4AppointedGiangiacomo Teodoro TrivulzioCardinal, Cardinal-Priest of Santa Maria del Popolo
ConfirmedMartín Velasco y MolinaBishop of La Paz, Bolivia
50.4AppointedMateo de Sagade de BugueyroArchbishop of México, Federal DistrictBishop of Cartagena (en España)
16 MaySelectedLouis-Hercule de Lévis-VentadourBishop of Mirepoix, France
BornGeorge WithamCliffe Hall, YorkshireVicar Apostolic of Northern District, England, Great Britain
22 May25.6Ordained PriestMuzio SorianoPriestArchbishop of Santa Severina, Italy
23.1Ordained PriestMichael Ludovicus Tevenardi, O.P. †Priest of Order of Friars PreachersBishop of Saluzzo, Italy
26 May68.4SelectedFrancisco Guerra, O.F.M. †Bishop of Plasencia, Spain
28 MayBornJuan Bautista Alvarez de Toledo, O.F.M. †San Salvador, El SalvadorBishop of Guadalajara, Jalisco, México
31 MayAppointedPedro de Barrientos LomelinBishop of Durango, México
81.6DiedJacques BoonenArchbishop of Mechelen, Belgium
35.4SelectedKazimierz Florian CzartoryskiBishop of Włocławek (Kujawy, Kalisze), PolandArchbishop of Gniezno, Poland
51.4AppointedFrancesco GheriBishop of Cervia, Italy
39.3AppointedFriedrich von Hessen-Darmstadt, O.S.Io.Hieros. †Cardinal-Deacon of Santa Maria in AquiroCardinal, Bishop of Wrocław (Breslau), Poland
44.4AppointedHieronim Wladysław Sanguszko, S.J. †Bishop of Smoleńsk, Poland
45.4AppointedJan Stefan WydżgaBishop of Lutsk (Łuck), UkraineArchbishop of Gniezno, Poland
JunResignedGiovanni Mihele de Curtis, O. Carm. †Bishop of Syros (e Milos), GreeceBishop Emeritus
59.4DiedJacobus Philippus TomasiniBishop of Novigrad (Cittanova), Croatia
6 Jun65.3Ordained BishopBerthold NihusTitular Bishop of Missene (Mysia)Auxiliary Bishop of Mainz, Germany
14 Jun38.3AppointedGregorio CarducciBishop of Valva, Italy
38.3AppointedGregorio CarducciBishop of Sulmona, ItalyBishop of Valva, Italy
37.5AppointedMarco CrisioArchbishop of Bar (Antivari), Montenegro
50.5AppointedNicolò LetiBishop of Acquapendente, ItalyBishop Emeritus
40.5AppointedGiovanni Battista Paggi, B. †Bishop of Brugnato, Italy
64.5AppointedPaolo Piromalli, O.P. †Archbishop of Nachitschewan (Naxivan, Nakhtchevan, Nakhchivan), ArmeniaBishop of Bisignano, Italy
20 JunDiedHector d’OuvrierBishop of Nîmes, France
Ordained BishopGiovanni Battista Ferruzzo, C.O. †Bishop of Trivento, Italy
40.5Ordained BishopGiovanni Battista Paggi, B. †Bishop of Brugnato, Italy
21 Jun25.5Ordained PriestIgnaas-August van Grobbendonck SchetzPriestBishop of Gent {Ghent, Gand}, Belgium
23 JunBornHonoré Quiqueran de BeaujeuArlesBishop of Castres, France
25 JunBornRinaldo d’Este
27 Jun38.3Ordained BishopGregorio CarducciBishop of Valva, Italy
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