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The Year of Our Lord 1966

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DateAgeEventBishopTitleCurrent Title
1 May25.6Ordained PriestEmilio Layon BataclanPriest of Cebu, PhilippinesAuxiliary Bishop Emeritus
27.1Ordained PriestJoseph Louis Jean BoishuPriest of Rennes (-Dol-Saint-Malo), FranceAuxiliary Bishop Emeritus of Reims, France
BornJaime Calderón CalderónBishop of Tapachula, Chiapas, México
2 May44.6AppointedPaulo Evaristo Arns, O.F.M. †Auxiliary Bishop of São Paulo, BrazilCardinal, Archbishop Emeritus
44.6AppointedPaulo Evaristo Arns, O.F.M. †Titular Bishop of RespectaCardinal, Archbishop Emeritus of São Paulo, Brazil
3 May60.0AppointedFrancisco Gómez Marijuán, C.M.F. †Bishop of Santa Isabel, Equatorial GuineaBishop Emeritus of Malabo, Equatorial Guinea
41.9AppointedMiguel Ángel Rafael María de Santa Teresita del Nino Jesús Lecumberri Erburu, O.C.D. †Vicar Apostolic of Tumaco, ColombiaVicar Apostolic Emeritus
41.9AppointedMiguel Ángel Rafael María de Santa Teresita del Nino Jesús Lecumberri Erburu, O.C.D. †Titular Bishop of LambiridiVicar Apostolic Emeritus of Tumaco, Colombia
49.8AppointedJoseph Ngogi NkongoloBishop of Mbujimayi, Congo (Dem. Rep.)Bishop Emeritus
39.6AppointedRafael María Nze Abuy, C.M.F. †Bishop of Bata, Equatorial GuineaArchbishop of Malabo, Equatorial Guinea
45.8AppointedJames Dominic SanguBishop of Mbeya, TanzaniaBishop Emeritus of Mbeya, Tanzania
5 May29.4Ordained PriestLuis Alfonso Santos Villeda, S.D.B.Priest of Salesians of Saint John BoscoBishop Emeritus of Santa Rosa de Copán, Honduras
8 May BornVincent Nguyễn Mạnh HiếuAuxiliary Bishop of Toronto, Ontario, Canada
37.8Ordained BishopPeter Seiichi ShirayanagiTitular Bishop of AteniaCardinal, Archbishop Emeritus of Tōkyō, Japan
9 May58.0DiedWilhelmus Marinus BekkersBishop of ’s Hertogenbosch (Bois-le-Duc), Netherlands
69.3ResignedEdgar Aristide Maranta, O.F.M. Cap. †Apostolic Administrator of Zanzibar e Pemba, TanzaniaArchbishop Emeritus of Dar-es-Salaam, Tanzania
11 May40.7Ordained BishopThomas Stewart, S.S.C.M.E. †Bishop of Ch’unch’ŏn, Korea (South)Bishop Emeritus
32.0Ordained PriestPríamo Pericles Tejeda RosarioPriest of Santo Domingo, Dominican RepublicBishop Emeritus of Baní, Dominican Republic
13 May50.8AppointedAntónio Cardoso CunhaCoadjutor Bishop of Vila Real, PortugalBishop Emeritus
14 May67.0DiedPeregrin de la Fuente Néstar, O.P. †Prelate of Batanes and the Babuyan Islands, Philippines
51.8AppointedPatrick LennonAuxiliary Bishop of Kildare and Leighlin, IrelandBishop Emeritus
51.8AppointedPatrick LennonTitular Bishop of VinaBishop Emeritus of Kildare and Leighlin, Ireland
24.0Ordained PriestAndré RivestPriest of Montréal, Québec, CanadaBishop Emeritus of Chicoutimi, Québec, Canada
16 May83.4DiedRobert Constant Lagae, O.P. †Vicar Apostolic Emeritus of Niangara, Congo (Dem. Rep.)
BornLuiz Antônio Lopes RicciBishop of Nova Friburgo, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
BornAdimir Antônio MazaliBishop of Erexim, Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil
17 May40.8AppointedErnest Bertrand Boland, O.P.Bishop of Multan, PakistanBishop Emeritus
34.3AppointedEmmanuel KatalikoBishop of Butembo-Beni, Congo (Dem. Rep.)Archbishop of Bukavu, Congo (Dem. Rep.)
44.0AppointedFrançois Joseph Maurer, C.S.Sp. †Prefect of Iles Saint-Pierre et MiquelonVicar Apostolic Emeritus of Iles Saint-Pierre et Miquelon
34.8AppointedAlbert Onyembo Lomandjo, C.S.Sp. †Bishop of Kindu, Congo (Dem. Rep.)Bishop Emeritus
72.9AppointedHenri Joseph Marius Piérard, A.A. †Titular Bishop of MolicunzaBishop Emeritus of Beni, Congo (Dem. Rep.)
72.9ResignedHenri Joseph Marius Piérard, A.A. †Bishop of Beni, Congo (Dem. Rep.)Bishop Emeritus
49.6AppointedÁngel Suquía GoicoecheaBishop of Almería, SpainCardinal, Archbishop Emeritus of Madrid, Spain
19 May55.0Ordained BishopFriedrich Helmel, S.V.D. †Bishop of Guarapuava, Parana, BrazilBishop Emeritus
20 May80.0DiedFaustino BaldiniBishop of Massa Marittima, Italy
64.4DiedMiguel Nóvoa FuenteAuxiliary Bishop of Santiago de Compostela, Spain
21 May25.4Ordained PriestDominic Mai Thanh LươngPriest of Ðà Nẵng, Viet NamAuxiliary Bishop Emeritus of Orange in California, USA
71.6DiedPetras MaželisBishop of Telšiai, Lithuania
51.8AppointedAlfredo PoledriniApostolic Pro-Nuncio to MalawiApostolic Nuncio Emeritus to Lesotho
22 May37.5Ordained BishopRoque Antonio Adames RodríguezBishop of Santiago de los Caballeros, Dominican RepublicBishop Emeritus
50.2Ordained BishopJosé Fernandes VelosoTitular Bishop of Aquae in ProconsulariBishop Emeritus of Petrópolis, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
25.9Ordained PriestDonal Brendan MurrayPriest of Dublin, IrelandBishop Emeritus of Limerick, Ireland
23 May54.5AppointedJames John HoganBishop of Altoona-Johnstown, Pennsylvania, USABishop Emeritus
68.0DiedMartin Dewey McNamaraBishop of Joliet in Illinois, USA
54.0AppointedLuigi RovigattiAuxiliary Bishop of Tarquinia e Civitavecchia, ItalyVicegerent of Roma {Rome}, Italy
54.0AppointedLuigi RovigattiTitular Bishop of SegermesVicegerent of Roma {Rome}, Italy
47.1SelectedHovhannes TcholakianArchbishop of Istanbul (Armenian), TurkeyArchbishop Emeritus
57.8AppointedCorrado UrsiArchbishop of Napoli {Naples}, ItalyCardinal, Archbishop Emeritus
24 May85.2AppointedPatrick Finbar Ryan, O.P. †Titular Archbishop of Villamagna in TripolitanaArchbishop Emeritus of Port of Spain, Trinidad and Tobago, Antilles
85.2RetiredPatrick Finbar Ryan, O.P. †Archbishop of Port of Spain, Trinidad and Tobago, AntillesArchbishop Emeritus
25 May BornJohn Bosco Chang Shin-HoAuxiliary Bishop of Daegu {Taegu}, Korea (South)
BornGerardo Díaz VázquezBishop of Tacámbaro, Michoacán, México
26 May48.2Ordained BishopJoseph Gregory VathTitular Bishop of NovalicianaBishop of Birmingham, Alabama, USA
27 May BornJeremias Antônio de JesusBishop Emeritus of Guanhães, Minas Gerais, Brazil
BornIldevert Mathurin MouangaBishop of Kinkala, Congo
28 May25.0Ordained PriestAlfredo Banluta BaquialPriestAuxiliary Bishop of Davao, Philippines
27.8Ordained PriestIgnatius Anthony CatanelloPriest of Brooklyn, New York, USAAuxiliary Bishop Emeritus
26.7Ordained PriestJesus Armamento Dosado, C.M. †Priest of Congregation of the MissionArchbishop Emeritus of Ozamiz, Philippines
84.3AppointedRaimundo María Julián Manguán-Martín y Delgado, O.P. †Titular Bishop of Turris in ProconsulariBishop Emeritus of Verapaz, Cobán, Guatemala
84.3ResignedRaimundo María Julián Manguán-Martín y Delgado, O.P. †Bishop of Verapaz, Cobán, GuatemalaBishop Emeritus
27.7Ordained PriestRobert Fealey MorneauPriest of Green Bay, Wisconsin, USAAuxiliary Bishop Emeritus
29 May25.9Ordained PriestPaul Gregory BootkoskiPriest of Newark, New Jersey, USABishop Emeritus of Metuchen, New Jersey, USA
60.8Ordained BishopDomenico Ferrara, F.S.C.J. †Titular Bishop of Absa SallaPrefect Emeritus of Mupoi, Sudan
77.5AppointedManuel Gonçalves CerejeiraVicar Apostolic of Portugal, MilitaryCardinal, Patriarch Emeritus of Lisboa {Lisbon}, Portugal
68.0Ordained BishopJustin Abraham Najmy, B.A. †Titular Bishop of Augustopolis in PhrygiaPatriarchal Exarch of United States of America (Melkite Greek)
44.7Ordained BishopBoleslaw PylakTitular Bishop of MidicaArchbishop Emeritus of Lublin, Poland
30 May39.8AppointedPedro Antônio Marchetti FedaltoAuxiliary Bishop of Curitiba, Parana, BrazilArchbishop Emeritus
39.8AppointedPedro Antônio Marchetti FedaltoTitular Bishop of Castellum TatroportusArchbishop Emeritus of Curitiba, Parana, Brazil
31 May44.0Ordained BishopStephen Kim Sou-hwanBishop of Masan, Korea (South)Cardinal, Archbishop Emeritus of Seoul, Korea (South)
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