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The Year of Our Lord 1923

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DateAgeEventBishopTitleCurrent Title
1 MarBornKarl (Charles) Reiterer, M.H.M. †Vicar Apostolic of Kuching, Malaysia
2 Mar73.3AppointedFerdinand BrossartTitular Bishop of VallisBishop Emeritus of Covington, Kentucky, USA
73.3ResignedFerdinand BrossartBishop of Covington, Kentucky, USABishop Emeritus
38.8AppointedMichele CerratiVicar Apostolic of Italy, Military
BornGeorge Basil Hume, O.S.B. †Cardinal, Archbishop of Westminster, England, Great Britain
38.7AppointedAndrea TacconeBishop of Bova, ItalyBishop Emeritus of Ruvo e Bitonto, Italy
61.3AppointedAntonio Tommaso VidemariBishop of Ogliastra, ItalyBishop Emeritus
3 Mar57.5AppointedJoseph DeitmerAuxiliary Bishop of Wrocław (Breslau), Poland
57.5AppointedJoseph DeitmerTitular Bishop of SoraAuxiliary Bishop of Wrocław (Breslau), Poland
55.2AppointedGerard-Joseph Hoogers, C.I.C.M. †Superior of Tatungfu, ChinaSuperior Emeritus
52.7InstalledAngelo PainoArchbishop of Messina, ItalyArchbishop Emeritus
4 Mar46.9Ordained BishopFrancisco Rubén Berroa y BernedoBishop of Huánuco, PeruBishop of Ica, Peru
45.9Ordained BishopJoseph KallasBishop of Tripoli del Libano (Melkite Greek)
45.9SelectedJoseph KallasBishop of Tripoli del Libano (Melkite Greek)
37.9Ordained BishopJosé Pereira AlvesBishop of Natal, BrazilBishop of Niterói (Nictheroy), Brazil
5 MarDiedTerence George BradyFormer Bishop-Elect of Baker City, Oregon, USA
6 MarBornEurico Dias NogueiraArchbishop Emeritus of Braga, Portugal
7 Mar78.2DiedJean-Auguste-François-Eutrope EyssautierBishop of La Rochelle (-Saintes), France
68.7AppointedLeonidas MedinaBishop of Socorro, ColombiaBishop Emeritus of Socorro y San Gil, Colombia
9 Mar25.0Ordained PriestJoachim (Alois) Ammann, O.S.B. †Priest of Order of Saint BenedictAbbot Emeritus of Ndanda, Tanzania
BornIgnacio Prieto Vega, I.E.M.E. †Bishop Emeritus of Hwange, Zimbabwe
56.9AppointedFelix-Raymond-Marie Rouleau, O.P. †Bishop of Valleyfield, Québec, CanadaCardinal, Archbishop of Québec, Canada
11 Mar30.2Ordained PriestVitus Bouma, SS.CC. †Priest of Congregation of the Sacred Hearts of Jesus and MaryPrefect of Banka e Biliton, Indonesia
26.4Ordained PriestQuintinus Pessers, O.F.M. †Priest of Order of Friars MinorPrefect of Xinjiang [Kiangchow], China
12 Mar25.7Ordained PriestBertrand LacastePriestBishop Emeritus of Oran, Algeria
13 Mar56.1AppointedMartín Rucker SotomayorTitular Bishop of MariammeBishop of Chillán, Chile
14 Mar71.1AppointedEduardo Duarte e SilvaTitular Archbishop of IconiumBishop Emeritus of Uberaba, Brazil
71.1ResignedEduardo Duarte e SilvaBishop of Uberaba, BrazilBishop Emeritus
25.2ProfessedJosaphat Josyf Fedoryk, O.S.B.M. †Member of Basilian Order of Saint Josaphat (Order of St. Basil the Great)Auxiliary Bishop of Ivano-Frankivsk [Stanisławów] (Ukrainian), Ukraine
15 Mar39.1AppointedPellegrino Bellezze, O.S.M. †Prefect of Swaziland
BornJoseph Théophile Louis Marie MadecBishop Emeritus of Fréjus-Toulon, France
16 Mar54.3AppointedEdward DoorleyCoadjutor Bishop of Elphin, IrelandBishop
54.3AppointedEdward DoorleyTitular Bishop of SareptaBishop of Elphin, Ireland
31.2AppointedMattias Eder, O.S.F.S. †Prefect of Great Namaqualand, NamibiaPrefect Emeritus
56.1AppointedJenaro Méndez y del RíoBishop of Tehuantepec, Oaxaca, MéxicoBishop of Huajuapan de León, Oaxaca, México
17 Mar77.8DiedMaurice Francis BurkeBishop of Saint Joseph, Missouri, USA
51.0SucceededFrancis GilfillanBishop of Saint Joseph, Missouri, USA
25.6Ordained PriestHenryk GrzondzielPriestAuxiliary Bishop of Gniezno, Poland
62.4DiedJean-Joseph-Benoît-Marie MartelBishop of Digne (-Riez-Sisteron), France
25.9Ordained PriestFerdinando Fulgencio Pasini, O.F.M. †Priest of Order of Friars MinorBishop Emeritus of Sanyuan [Sanyüan], China
27.7Ordained PriestPaul TkotschPriest of Wrocław (Breslau), PolandAuxiliary Bishop of Berlin, Germany
18 Mar22.4Ordained PriestFlorentino Armas Lerena, O.A.R. †Priest of Order of Augustinian RecollectsPrelate Emeritus of Chota, Peru
27.4Ordained PriestStephen Ferrando, S.D.B. †Priest of Salesians of Saint John BoscoBishop Emeritus of Shillong, India
19 Mar24.0Ordained PriestAgostino D’ArcoPriestBishop of Castellammare di Stabia, Italy
20 Mar62.9DiedSt. Józef BilczewskiArchbishop of Lviv, Ukraine
38.2AppointedJean-Marie Cessou, S.M.A. †Vicar Apostolic of TogoVicar Apostolic of Lomé, Togo
38.2AppointedJean-Marie Cessou, S.M.A. †Titular Bishop of VerinopolisVicar Apostolic of Lomé, Togo
21 Mar72.4AppointedIoan Boroş (Borosiu)Titular Bishop of ThespiaeBishop-Elect
22 MarBornClaude Germain Berthold, M.E.P. †Bishop Emeritus of Ubon Ratchathani, Thailand
67.2DiedJohn Henry NortonBishop of Port Augusta, Australia
24 Mar63.0AppointedLuigi PellizzoTitular Archbishop of TamiathisBishop Emeritus of Padova {Padua}, Italy
63.0ResignedLuigi PellizzoBishop of Padova {Padua}, ItalyBishop Emeritus
25 MarBornIreneo García AlonsoBishop Emeritus of Albacete, Spain
46.6DiedEnrique Sánchez y ParedesArchbishop of Puebla de los Ángeles, Puebla, México
26 Mar43.2AppointedAugustin Hermann, S.M.A. †Vicar Apostolic of Volta Inferiore, Ghana
43.2AppointedAugustin Hermann, S.M.A. †Titular Bishop of BubastisVicar Apostolic of Volta Inferiore, Ghana
55.7AppointedFrancis William HowardBishop of Covington, Kentucky, USA
48.7AppointedPaul-Auguste-Marie Pichot, C.S.Sp. †Vicar Apostolic of Majunga, MadagascarVicar Apostolic Emeritus
48.7AppointedPaul-Auguste-Marie Pichot, C.S.Sp. †Titular Bishop of RaphaneaVicar Apostolic Emeritus of Majunga, Madagascar
27 MarBornJosé Arana Berruete, O.A.R. †Prelate of Chota, Peru
52.7AppointedCornelio Sebastiano Cuccarollo, O.F.M. Cap. †Bishop of Bovino, ItalyArchbishop Emeritus of Otranto, Italy
18.8EnteredCarlos Guillermo Hartl de Laufen, O.F.M. Cap. †Member of Order of Friars Minor CapuchinVicar Apostolic of Araucanía, Chile
31 Mar53.0DiedManuel Antonio Arboleda y Scarpetta, C.M. †Archbishop of Popayán, Colombia
23.1Ordained PriestFrancesco BertoglioPriest of Milano {Milan}, ItalyAuxiliary Bishop
23.7Ordained PriestGiuseppe CarraroPriest of Treviso, ItalyBishop Emeritus of Verona, Italy
43.8AppointedErnesto Eugenio FilippiApostolic Delegate to TurkeyArchbishop of Monreale, Italy
24.0Ordained PriestAlfred Joseph GummerPriest of Bathurst, AustraliaBishop of Geraldton, Australia
23.1Ordained PriestAthanase Paul HindoPriestArchbishop of Baghdad (Syrian), Iraq
22.5Ordained PriestGrégoire Ephrem JarjourPriestAuxiliary Bishop of Antiochia {Antioch} (Syrian), Lebanon
BornWilliam Thomas LarkinBishop Emeritus of Saint Petersburg, Florida, USA
24.0Ordained PriestGiovanni Battista ParodiPriestBishop Emeritus of Savona e Noli, Italy
24.0Ordained PriestRené-Joseph PiérardPriestBishop Emeritus of Châlons, France
22.6Ordained PriestAlberto ScolaPriestBishop Emeritus of Norcia, Italy
22.7Ordained PriestPedro Pablo Tenreiro FranciaPriestBishop Emeritus of Guanare, Venezuela
2 AprBornJean CuminalBishop of Blois, France
BornLuís Gonzaga Ferreira da Silva, S.J. †Bishop Emeritus of Lichinga, Mozambique
4 AprBornMaximiano Tuazon CruzBishop Emeritus of Calbayog, Philippines
BornJean-Marie LafontaineAuxiliary Bishop of Montréal, Québec, Canada
72.9SucceededMichele Zezza di ZapponetaArchbishop of Napoli {Naples}, ItalyArchbishop Emeritus
5 Apr51.4AppointedGeorges GauthierCoadjutor Archbishop of Montréal, Québec, CanadaArchbishop
51.4AppointedGeorges GauthierTitular Archbishop of TharonaArchbishop of Montréal, Québec, Canada
6 Apr40.5AppointedJosé Tupinambá da FrotaBishop of Uberaba, BrazilBishop of Sobral, Ceara, Brazil
8 Apr78.7DiedMariano Antonio EspinosaArchbishop of Buenos Aires, Argentina
36.5Ordained BishopJohn Alexander FloershTitular Bishop of LycopolisArchbishop Emeritus of Louisville, Kentucky, USA
9 Apr70.2DiedAgostino CattaneoBishop of Guastalla, Italy
BornAlbert Florent Augustin DecourtrayCardinal, Archbishop of Lyon (-Vienne), France
BornLaszlo Anthony Iranyi, Sch. P. †Titular Bishop of Castellum Medianum
65.2DiedThomas O’DeaBishop of Galway and Kilmacduagh, Ireland
10 Apr79.0DiedFrederick Charles Hopkins, S.J. †Vicar Apostolic of British Honduras, Belize
11 AprBornRoger-Émile Aubry, C.SS.R. †Vicar Apostolic Emeritus of Reyes, Bolivia
12 AprBornBlas Victorio ConreroArchbishop of Tucumán, Argentina
14 Apr22.3Ordained PriestFilippo AglialoroPriest of Palermo, ItalyAuxiliary Bishop Emeritus
15 Apr45.3Ordained BishopAndrew James Louis BrennanTitular Bishop of ThapsusBishop Emeritus of Richmond, Virginia, USA
41.0Ordained BishopÁtico Eusébio da RochaBishop of Santa Maria, Rio Grande do Sul, BrazilArchbishop of Curitiba, Parana, Brazil
49.2Ordained BishopManuel Gomes de Oliveira, S.D.B. †Bishop of Goiás, BrazilArchbishop of Goiás, Brazil
50.2Ordained BishopAntonio ScaranteBishop of Sarsina, ItalyBishop of Faenza, Italy
17 AprBornJosé Joaquín Matte VarasBishop Emeritus of Chile, Military
18 AprBornIvan LjavinecApostolic Exarch Emeritus of Czech Republic (Ruthenian)
BornJoseph MeesApostolic Nuncio Emeritus to Southern Africa
20 AprBornEugène Georges Joseph LecrosnierBishop Emeritus of Belfort-Montbéliard, France
21 Apr34.3AppointedWilliam MacNeelyBishop of Raphoe, Ireland
23 Apr22.4Solemn VowsBl. Vincent Eugène Bossilkov (Bossilkoff), C.P. †Member of Congregation of the PassionBishop of Nicopoli, Bulgaria
61.5Ordained BishopAntonio Tommaso VidemariBishop of Ogliastra, ItalyBishop Emeritus
25 AprBornPietro RossanoAuxiliary Bishop of Roma {Rome}, Italy
28 AprBornDino TrabalziniArchbishop Emeritus of Cosenza-Bisignano, Italy
29 Apr63.2Ordained BishopAntonín ČechTitular Bishop of CidyessusAuxiliary Bishop of Litoměřice, Czech Republic
30 Apr68.5AppointedMichele Angelo BaldettiTitular Bishop of Hierapolis in IsauriaBishop of Cortona, Italy
68.5ResignedMichele Angelo BaldettiBishop of Cortona, Italy
BornRamón Torrella CascanteArchbishop Emeritus of Tarragona, Spain
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