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The Year of Our Lord 1946

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DateAgeEventBishopTitleCurrent Title
1 Dec27.1Ordained PriestOrestes Santiago Nuti Sanguinetti, S.D.B. †Priest of Salesians of Saint John BoscoBishop Emeritus of Canelones, Uruguay
BornTeodoro Enrique Pino MirandaBishop of Huajuapan de León, Oaxaca, México
46.5Ordained BishopAnton VovkTitular Bishop of CardiciumArchbishop of Ljubljana, Slovenia
28.0Ordained DeaconAtanasij Hryhor Velykyj (Welykyj), O.S.B.M. †Deacon of Basilian Order of Saint Josaphat (Order of St. Basil the Great)Superior General Emeritus
BornMichael Yeung Ming-cheungBishop of Hong Kong [Xianggang], China
2 Dec BornCarlos Suárez CázaresAuxiliary Bishop Emeritus of Morelia, Michoacán, México
4 Dec61.1AppointedLuigi CammarataPrelate of Santa Lucia del Mela, Italy
61.1AppointedLuigi CammarataTitular Bishop of Caesarea in MauretaniaPrelate of Santa Lucia del Mela, Italy
BornÂngelo PignoliBishop Emeritus of Quixadá, Ceara, Brazil
6 Dec53.8AppointedPaweł Czesław RydzewskiAuxiliary Bishop of Łomża, Poland
53.8AppointedPaweł Czesław RydzewskiTitular Bishop of ChusiraAuxiliary Bishop of Łomża, Poland
BornAndrés Vargas PeñaBishop of Xochimilco, México, México
7 Dec50.1AppointedAlbert Lewis FletcherBishop of Little Rock, Arkansas, USABishop Emeritus
8 Dec57.9Ordained BishopJosef BeranCardinal, Archbishop of Praha {Prague}, Czechia
36.1Ordained BishopJames C. Holmes-Siedle, M. Afr. †Titular Bishop of AdraaBishop Emeritus of Kigoma, Tanzania
46.7Ordained BishopGiovanni UrbaniTitular Bishop of AxomisCardinal, Patriarch of Venezia {Venice}, Italy
28.0Ordained PriestAtanasij Hryhor Velykyj (Welykyj), O.S.B.M. †Priest of Basilian Order of Saint Josaphat (Order of St. Basil the Great)Superior General Emeritus
9 Dec58.5DiedGeorges BarakaBishop of Minya {Ermopoli Maggiore; Minieh} (Coptic), Egypt
12 Dec25.8Ordained PriestPackiam ArokiaswamyPriestBishop Emeritus of Tanjore, India
43.4AppointedPierre Marie Alphonse Bonneau, C.S.Sp. †Vicar Apostolic of Douala, CameroonBishop of Douala, Cameroon
43.4AppointedPierre Marie Alphonse Bonneau, C.S.Sp. †Titular Bishop of ThemisoniumBishop of Douala, Cameroon
42.7AppointedAlbert Conrad de Vito, O.F.M. Cap. †Bishop of Lucknow, India
63.6ResignedAuguste François Louis Grimault, C.S.Sp. †Vicar Apostolic of Dakar, SenegalVicar Apostolic Emeritus
31.0AppointedDenis Eugene Hurley, O.M.I. †Vicar Apostolic of Natal, South AfricaArchbishop Emeritus of Durban, South Africa
31.0AppointedDenis Eugene Hurley, O.M.I. †Titular Bishop of TuruziArchbishop Emeritus of Durban, South Africa
73.5AppointedWłodzimierz Bronisław JasińskiTitular Archbishop of DriziparaBishop Emeritus of Łódź, Poland
73.5RetiredWłodzimierz Bronisław JasińskiBishop of Łódź, PolandBishop Emeritus
51.8AppointedFranciszek JedwabskiAuxiliary Bishop of Poznań, Poland
51.8AppointedFranciszek JedwabskiTitular Bishop of Maxula PratesAuxiliary Bishop of Poznań, Poland
34.9AppointedGaetano Pollio, P.I.M.E. †Archbishop of Kaifeng [Kaifeng], ChinaArchbishop Emeritus of Salerno (-Acerno), Italy
46.3AppointedBernard Denis StewartCoadjutor Bishop of Sandhurst, AustraliaBishop Emeritus
46.3AppointedBernard Denis StewartTitular Bishop of UcresBishop Emeritus of Sandhurst, Australia
60.6AppointedAloysius Joseph Willinger, C.SS.R. †Coadjutor Bishop of Monterey-Fresno, California, USABishop Emeritus of Monterey in California, USA
60.6AppointedAloysius Joseph Willinger, C.SS.R. †Titular Bishop of BidaBishop Emeritus of Monterey in California, USA
14 Dec44.1AppointedKarol PękalaAuxiliary Bishop of Tarnów, Poland
44.1AppointedKarol PękalaTitular Bishop of TrocmadesAuxiliary Bishop of Tarnów, Poland
15 Dec34.8Ordained BishopJuan Carlos AramburuTitular Bishop of PlataeaCardinal, Archbishop Emeritus of Buenos Aires, Argentina
36.4Ordained BishopGabriel Paulino Bueno Couto, O. Carm. †Titular Bishop of LeuceBishop of Jundiaí, Sao Paulo, Brazil
46.9Ordained BishopEmilio Antonio di PasquoBishop of San Luis, ArgentinaBishop of Avellaneda, Argentina
43.1Ordained BishopMaksimilijan DržecnikTitular Bishop of AbrittumBishop of Maribor, Slovenia
52.9DiedGabriele (Nicola) Nabaa, B.S. †Bishop of Saïda (Melkite Greek), Lebanon
32.1Ordained PriestEmmanuel Kiwanuka NsubugaPriest of Kampala, UgandaCardinal, Archbishop Emeritus
26.0Ordained PriestHéctor Rueda HernándezPriestArchbishop Emeritus of Medellín, Colombia
17 DecBornVincent KympatBishop of Jowai, India
19 DecBornGregorio Martínez SacristánBishop of Zamora, Spain
BornJan SzkodońAuxiliary Bishop Emeritus of Kraków {Cracow}, Poland
BornGregory Taik MaungAuxiliary Bishop Emeritus of Pyay, Myanmar
BornFrancis Daw TangBishop Emeritus of Myitkyina, Myanmar
20 Dec53.4AppointedMichal KlepaczBishop of Łódź, Poland
21 Dec25.3Ordained PriestFrancisco Felipe de la Cruz Muguerza, O.F.M. †Priest of Order of Friars MinorBishop of Orán, Argentina
29.3Ordained PriestJosé Antonio Dammert BellidoPriestBishop Emeritus of Cajamarca, Peru
25.3Ordained PriestLucas Luis Dónnelly Carey, O. de M. †Priest of Order of Our Lady of MercyPrelate Emeritus of Deán Funes, Argentina
26.6Ordained PriestLuigi Dusio, C.M. †Priest of Congregation of the MissionBishop of Ihosy, Madagascar
22.5Ordained PriestFilippo FranceschiPriest of Lucca, ItalyBishop of Padova {Padua}, Italy
22.1Ordained DeaconFrancisco Garmendia AyestaránDeacon of Canons Regular of the Congregation of the Most Holy Saviour of the LateranAuxiliary Bishop Emeritus of New York, New York, USA
23.9Ordained PriestJuan José Gerardi ConederaPriest of GuatemalaBishop Emeritus of Santa Cruz del Quiché, Guatemala
26.0Ordained PriestMichel-Auguste-Marie Langer, M.E.P. †Priest of La Société des Missions EtrangèresBishop Emeritus of Nakhon Sawan, Thailand
48.2Ordained BishopSilvino MartínezTitular Bishop of CanathaBishop of Rosario, Argentina
32.4Ordained PriestCarlos Arturo Mullín Nocetti, S.J. †Priest of Society of JesusBishop of Minas, Uruguay
25.3Ordained PriestEdward Thomas O’MearaPriest of Saint Louis, Missouri, USAArchbishop of Indianapolis, Indiana, USA
27.0Ordained PriestJonas Thaliath, C.M.I. †Priest of Carmelites of Mary ImmaculateBishop of Rajkot (Syro-Malabar), India
25.8Ordained PriestAlain Sauveur Ferdinand van Gaver, M.E.P. †Priest of La Société des Missions EtrangèresBishop Emeritus of Nakhon Ratchasima, Thailand
22 Dec28.9Ordained PriestSebastian U Shwe YaukPriestBishop of Toungoo, Myanmar
25 Dec71.5DiedGeorge Henry BennettBishop of Aberdeen, Scotland, Great Britain
59.4DiedJuan Pascual ChimentoArchbishop of La Plata, Argentina
28 Dec BornGiorgio Bertin, O.F.M.Bishop Emeritus of Djibouti
BornSalvatore MuratoreBishop Emeritus of Nicosia, Italy
29 Dec33.1Ordained PriestPatrick Kla JuwlePriest of Liberia, LiberiaVicar Apostolic of Cape Palmas, Liberia
39.0Ordained BishopAndré (Andreas Nicolaus) van den Bronk, S.M.A. †Titular Bishop of TentyrisBishop Emeritus of Parakou, Benin
30 Dec43.9AppointedAlfredo Vicente SchererArchbishop of Porto Alegre, Rio Grande do Sul, BrazilCardinal, Archbishop Emeritus
31 DecBornRobert Charles MorlinoBishop of Madison, Wisconsin, USA
BornPius Alick Mvundla NcubeArchbishop Emeritus of Bulawayo, Zimbabwe


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