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The Year of Our Lord 1966

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DateAgeEventBishopTitleCurrent Title
2 Apr24.5Ordained PriestLucio Angelo Renna, O. Carm.Priest of Order of Our Lady of Mt. CarmelBishop Emeritus of San Severo, Italy
3 Apr BornJosé Adolfo Larregain, O.F.M.Auxiliary Bishop of Corrientes, Argentina
53.1InstalledAngelo Raimondo Verardo, O.P. †Apostolic Administrator of Amalfi, ItalyBishop Emeritus of Ventimiglia-San Remo, Italy
4 Apr51.2AppointedPaul Francis LeiboldBishop of Evansville, Indiana, USAArchbishop of Cincinnati, Ohio, USA
AppointedAmândio Domingues Neto, O.F.M. †Prefect of Guinea Portoghese, Guinea-BissauPrefect Emeritus
53.8AppointedGeorge Henry SpeltzCoadjutor Bishop of Saint Cloud, Minnesota, USABishop Emeritus
7 Apr52.8SucceededHenri Marie Charles GuffletBishop of Limoges, FranceBishop Emeritus
BornCarlos Eugenio Irarrázaval ErrázurizFormer Auxiliary Bishop-Elect of Santiago de Chile
81.9DiedLouis-Paul RastouilBishop of Limoges, France
55.1AppointedFrancesco SanmartinoAuxiliary Bishop of Torino {Turin}, ItalyAuxiliary Bishop Emeritus
55.1AppointedFrancesco SanmartinoTitular Bishop of SummulaAuxiliary Bishop Emeritus of Torino {Turin}, Italy
10 Apr25.4Ordained PriestJosé Ulises Macías SalcedoPriest of León, Guanajuato, MéxicoArchbishop Emeritus of Hermosillo, Sonora, México
11 Apr28.2Ordained PriestAmbroise Kotamba DjolibaPriest of Sokodé, TogoBishop Emeritus
25.6Ordained PriestJean-Paul Mary MathieuPriest of Saint-Dié, FranceBishop Emeritus
14 Apr50.5AppointedHumberto Sousa MedeirosBishop of Brownsville, Texas, USACardinal, Archbishop of Boston, Massachusetts, USA
39.8Ordained BishopJames Edward Michaels, S.S.C.M.E. †Titular Bishop of VerbeAuxiliary Bishop Emeritus of Wheeling-Charleston, West Virginia, USA
52.4InstalledJohn Joseph Thomas RyanArchbishop of Anchorage, Alaska, USAArchbishop Emeritus of United States of America, Military
15 Apr41.6AppointedBruno MaldanerAuxiliary Bishop of São Paulo, BrazilBishop Emeritus of Frederico Westphalen, Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil
41.6AppointedBruno MaldanerTitular Bishop of Aquae in MauretaniaBishop Emeritus of Frederico Westphalen, Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil
73.2AppointedBryan Joseph McEntegartArchbishop (Personal Title) of Brooklyn, New York, USABishop Emeritus
BornJohn Eric Stowe, O.F.M. Conv.Bishop of Lexington, Kentucky, USA
16 Apr BornJoselito Carreño Quiñonez, M.X.Y.Vicar Apostolic of Inírida, Colombia
17 Apr72.2DiedAntonio BergamaschiBishop of Montefeltro, Italy
26.2Ordained PriestPhilip Boyce, O.C.D.Priest of Order of Discalced CarmelitesBishop Emeritus of Raphoe, Ireland
27.8Ordained PriestVictor Adibe ChikwePriest of Owerri, NigeriaBishop of Ahiara, Nigeria
25.2Ordained PriestPaul Dahdah, O.C.D.Priest of Order of Discalced CarmelitesVicar Apostolic Emeritus of Beirut {Bairut}, Lebanon
27.3Ordained PriestFrancis Teke LysingePriestBishop Emeritus of Mamfe, Cameroon
35.5Ordained PriestChristian Wiyghan TumiPriestCardinal, Archbishop Emeritus of Douala, Cameroon
18 Apr BornJean-Patrick Iba-BaArchbishop of Libreville, Gabon
26.9Ordained PriestPeter RemigiusPriestBishop Emeritus of Kottar, India
19 Apr49.7AppointedNicholas D’Antonio Salza, O.F.M. †Titular Bishop of Giufi SalariaPrelate Emeritus of Inmaculada Concepción de la B.V.M. en Olancho, Honduras
20 Apr BornEdouard SinayobyeBishop of Cyangugu, Rwanda
21 Apr BornJames Francis ChecchioBishop of Metuchen, New Jersey, USA
54.0Ordained BishopClarence James Duhart, C.SS.R. †Bishop of Udonthani, ThailandBishop Emeritus of Udon Thani, Thailand
67.2DiedJohann LenhardtAuxiliary Bishop of Bamberg, Germany
83.2DiedIgino Michelangelo Nuti, O.F.M. †Vicar Apostolic Emeritus of Egypt (Egitto), Egypt
22 Apr BornAndrej SajeBishop-Elect of Novo Mesto, Slovenia
23 Apr23.8Ordained PriestDomenico SigaliniPriest of Brescia, ItalyBishop Emeritus of Palestrina, Italy
24 Apr46.2Ordained BishopDonaldo Gonzalo Chávez NúñezTitular Bishop of Giru Mons
38.8AppointedJuan Antonio Flores SantanaBishop of La Vega, Dominican RepublicArchbishop Emeritus of Santiago de los Caballeros, Dominican Republic
89.3DiedJames Joseph MacNameeBishop of Ardagh (and Clonmacnois), Ireland
50.3Ordained BishopAngelo Félix MugnolTitular Bishop of NicivesBishop of Bagé, Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil
31.1Ordained PriestPierre Auguste Gratien Pican, S.D.B. †Priest of Salesians of Saint John BoscoBishop Emeritus of Bayeux (-Lisieux), France
25 Apr46.7Ordained BishopSamuel Emmanuel Carter, S.J. †Titular Bishop of CenculianaArchbishop Emeritus of Kingston in Jamaica, Antilles
55.1Ordained BishopFrancesco SanmartinoTitular Bishop of SummulaAuxiliary Bishop Emeritus of Torino {Turin}, Italy
55.9AppointedWilliam Gordon WheelerBishop of Leeds, England, Great BritainBishop Emeritus
26 Apr73.3AppointedLouis-Marie-Fernand de Bazelaire de RuppierreTitular Archbishop of ThibilisArchbishop Emeritus of Chambéry (-Saint-Jean-de-Maurienne-Tarentaise), France
73.3ResignedLouis-Marie-Fernand de Bazelaire de RuppierreArchbishop of Chambéry (-Saint-Jean-de-Maurienne-Tarentaise), FranceArchbishop Emeritus
38.0Ordained BishopJoseph Louis BernardinTitular Bishop of LuguraCardinal, Archbishop of Chicago, Illinois, USA
55.9AppointedAndré-Georges BontemsArchbishop of Chambéry (-Saint-Jean-de-Maurienne-Tarentaise), FranceArchbishop Emeritus
52.4Ordained BishopEdward John HerrmannTitular Bishop of LamzellaBishop Emeritus of Columbus, Ohio, USA
25.7Ordained PriestEdward James SlatteryPriest of Chicago, Illinois, USABishop Emeritus of Tulsa, Oklahoma, USA
27 Apr85.8DiedGaudenzio Barlassina, I.M.C. †Prefect Emeritus of Kaffa, Ethiopia
28 Apr60.8AppointedLouis-Jean-Frédéric GuyotArchbishop of Toulouse (-Narbonne-Saint Bertrand de Comminges-Rieux), FranceCardinal, Archbishop Emeritus
52.1AppointedCarlos Horacio Ponce de LéonBishop of San Nicolás de los Arroyos, Argentina
56.1AppointedIldefonso Maria Sansierra Robla, O.F.M. Cap. †Archbishop of San Juan de Cuyo, Argentina
BornVincent Mduduzi Zungu, O.F.M.Bishop of Port Elizabeth, South Africa
29 Apr25.9Ordained PriestDominique Nguyễn Chu TrinhPriest of Xuân Lộc, Viet NamBishop Emeritus
30 Apr61.0AppointedCríspulo Benítez FontúrvelArchbishop of Barquisimeto, VenezuelaArchbishop Emeritus
BornJosé Eudes Campos do NascimentoBishop of São João del Rei, Minas Gerais, Brazil
50.5AppointedCrisanto Darío Mata CovaArchbishop of Ciudad Bolívar, VenezuelaArchbishop Emeritus
26.2Ordained PriestDennis Patrick O’NeilPriest of Los Angeles, California, USAAuxiliary Bishop of San Bernardino, California, USA
51.1AppointedDomingo Roa PérezArchbishop of Maracaibo, VenezuelaArchbishop Emeritus
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