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The Year of Our Lord 1975

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DateAgeEventBishopTitleCurrent Title
1 Feb24.7ProfessedFabio Duque Jaramillo, O.F.M. †Member of Order of Friars MinorBishop of Garzón, Colombia
45.3AppointedJusto Oscar LagunaAuxiliary Bishop of San Isidro, ArgentinaBishop Emeritus of Morón, Argentina
45.3AppointedJusto Oscar LagunaTitular Bishop of LaresBishop Emeritus of Morón, Argentina
27.8Ordained PriestJaime Vieira RochaPriest of Natal, Rio Grande do Norte, BrazilArchbishop Emeritus
2 Feb29.1Ordained PriestFrancis Xavier Ahn Myong-okPriest of Masan, Korea (South)Bishop Emeritus
48.4Ordained BishopJean-Baptiste AmaTitular Bishop of AcciaBishop Emeritus of Ebolowa-Kribi, Cameroon
42.8Ordained BishopWładysław BobowskiTitular Bishop of AbernethiaAuxiliary Bishop Emeritus of Tarnów, Poland
26.0Ordained PriestFrancisco Canindé PalhanoPriest of Natal, Rio Grande do Norte, BrazilBishop of Petrolina, Pernambuco, Brazil
37.6InstalledGabriel Gonsum GanakaBishop of Jos, NigeriaArchbishop of Jos, Nigeria
47.5Ordained BishopFrançois Gayot, S.M.M. †Bishop of Cap-Haïtien, HaïtiArchbishop Emeritus of Cap-Haïtien, Haïti
43.3Ordained BishopOscar Lino Lopes Fernandes BragaBishop of Benguela, AngolaBishop Emeritus
40.1Ordained BishopAlberto Jover PiamonteTitular Bishop of GubalianaArchbishop of Jaro, Philippines
45.6Ordained BishopPier Giuliano TiddiaTitular Bishop of MinturnaeArchbishop Emeritus of Oristano, Italy
3 Feb53.3Ordained BishopOdore Joseph GendronBishop of Manchester, New Hampshire, USABishop Emeritus
27.0Ordained PriestJohn Thomas KattrukudiyilPriestBishop Emeritus of Itanagar, India
67.3SelectedAntoine Pierre KhoraichePatriarch of Antiochia {Antioch} (Maronite), LebanonCardinal, Patriarch Emeritus
5 Feb75.3DiedMarcel Olivier Maradan, O.F.M. Cap. †Bishop Emeritus of Port Victoria o Seychelles
6 Feb70.3ResignedAntônio Campelo de Aragão, S.D.B. †Bishop of Petrolina, Pernambuco, BrazilBishop Emeritus
50.1AppointedGerardo de Andrade PonteBishop of Petrolina, Pernambuco, BrazilBishop Emeritus of Patos, Paraiba, Brazil
47.2Ordained BishopEndre Gergely Kovács, O. Cist. †Titular Bishop of MediaAuxiliary Bishop Emeritus of Eger, Hungary
61.4Ordained BishopIván PálosTitular Bishop of IsolaAuxiliary Bishop of Esztergom, Hungary
54.9Ordained BishopKornél Pataky (Pataki)Titular Bishop of GegiBishop Emeritus of Győr (Raab), Hungary
7 Feb75.1DiedReginaldo Giuseppe Maria Addazi, O.P. †Archbishop Emeritus of Trani e Barletta (e Nazareth e Bisceglie), Italy
57.2AppointedLuigi PoggiApostolic Delegate to PolandCardinal, Archivist Emeritus of the Vatican Secret Archive
8 Feb56.3AppointedGiovanni CanestriVicegerent of Roma {Rome}, ItalyCardinal, Archbishop Emeritus of Genova {Genoa}, Italy
56.3AppointedGiovanni CanestriTitular Archbishop of Forum ClodiiCardinal, Archbishop Emeritus of Genova {Genoa}, Italy
42.5Ordained BishopSzilárd KeresztesTitular Bishop of ChunaviaBishop Emeritus of Hajdúdorog (Hungarian), Hungary
54.4Ordained BishopImre TimkóBishop of Hajdúdorog (Hungarian), HungaryBishop of Hajdúdorog (Hungarian), Hungary
9 Feb22.1ProfessedArgemiro de Azevedo, C.M.F.Member of Missionary Sons of the Immaculate Heart of MaryBishop of Assis, Sao Paulo, Brazil
50.1Ordained BishopFrancesco ColasuonnoTitular Archbishop of TruentumCardinal, Apostolic Nuncio Emeritus to Italy
26.0Ordained PriestRuben Antonio González Medina, C.M.F.Priest of Missionary Sons of the Immaculate Heart of MaryBishop of Ponce, Puerto Rico
85.0DiedJulien François Le CouëdicBishop Emeritus of Troyes, France
55.1Ordained BishopAdrian Mung’anduBishop of Livingstone, ZambiaArchbishop Emeritus of Lusaka, Zambia
48.8Ordained BishopJosé Rodrigues de Souza, C.SS.R. †Bishop of Juazeiro, Bahia, BrazilBishop Emeritus
10 Feb26.6Perpetual VowsDario Campos, O.F.M.Member of Order of Friars MinorArchbishop of Vitória, Espirito Santo, Brazil
11 Feb94.0DiedAdolfo Ciuchini, O. de M. †Bishop Emeritus of Alghero, Italy
21.4ProfessedEdgar Moreira da Cunha, S.D.V.Member of Society of Divine VocationsBishop of Fall River, Massachusetts, USA
47.3Ordained BishopThomas Vose DailyTitular Bishop of BladiaBishop Emeritus of Brooklyn, New York, USA
42.4Ordained BishopJohn Michael D’ArcyTitular Bishop of MedianaBishop Emeritus of Fort Wayne-South Bend, Indiana, USA
52.6Ordained BishopJohn Joseph MulcahyTitular Bishop of PenafielAuxiliary Bishop Emeritus of Boston, Massachusetts, USA
68.9ResignedJacques Henri Romeijn, M.S.F. †Bishop of Samarinda, IndonesiaBishop Emeritus
52.8Ordained BishopJoseph John RuoccoTitular Bishop of PolinianumAuxiliary Bishop of Boston, Massachusetts, USA
12 Feb64.4DiedHeinrich Suso Brechter, O.S.B. †Abbot Emeritus of Order of Saint Benedict
52.4AppointedRosalio José Castillo Lara, S.D.B. †Secretary of the Pontifical Commission for the Revision of the Code of Canon LawCardinal, President Emeritus of the Pontifical Commission for Vatican City State
13 Feb75.3RetiredThomas Arthur ConnollyArchbishop of Seattle, Washington, USAArchbishop Emeritus
53.4AppointedRaymond Gerhardt HunthausenArchbishop of Seattle, Washington, USAArchbishop Emeritus
39.9AppointedDermot Patrick O’MahonyAuxiliary Bishop of Dublin, IrelandAuxiliary Bishop Emeritus
39.9AppointedDermot Patrick O’MahonyTitular Bishop of ThiavaAuxiliary Bishop Emeritus of Dublin, Ireland
15 Feb41.5AppointedJosé Dimas Cedeño DelgadoBishop of Santiago de Veraguas, PanamaArchbishop Emeritus of Panamá
19.5ProfessedVladimír Fekete, S.D.B.Member of Salesians of Saint John BoscoPrefect of Azerbaijan
47.7AppointedEdvaldo Gonçalves Amaral, S.D.B.Auxiliary Bishop of Aracajú, Sergipe, BrazilArchbishop Emeritus of Maceió, Alagoas, Brazil
47.7AppointedEdvaldo Gonçalves Amaral, S.D.B.Titular Bishop of ZallataArchbishop Emeritus of Maceió, Alagoas, Brazil
67.4ConfirmedAntoine Pierre KhoraichePatriarch of Antiochia {Antioch} (Maronite), LebanonCardinal, Patriarch Emeritus
65.0ResignedMartin Legarra Tellechea, O.A.R. †Bishop of Santiago de Veraguas, PanamaBishop Emeritus
16 Feb43.1Ordained BishopApparecido José Dias, S.V.D. †Bishop of Registro, Sao Paulo, BrazilBishop of Roraima, Brazil
18 Feb82.3DiedIgnacio Gregorio Larrañaga Lasa, O.F.M. Cap. †Bishop of Pingliang [Pingliang], China
19 Feb59.4ResignedGeorges-Henri Guibert, C.S.Sp. †Bishop of Saint-Denis-de-La RéunionBishop Emeritus
20 Feb79.4DiedLino Aguirre GarciaBishop Emeritus of Culiacán, Sinaloa, México
22 Feb43.1Ordained BishopSilvestre Luís Scandián, S.V.D. †Bishop of Araçuaí (Arassuaí), Minas Gerais, BrazilArchbishop Emeritus of Vitória, Espirito Santo, Brazil
77.0RetiredJosé Vieira AlvernazArchbishop of Goa e Damão, IndiaArchbishop Emeritus
77.0RetiredJosé Vieira AlvernazPatriarch of East Indies, IndiaArchbishop Emeritus of Goa e Damão, India
23 Feb BornGiordano Piccinotti, S.D.B.President of the Administration of the Patrimony of the Apostolic See
24 Feb52.7AppointedAlfredo Guillermo DisandroAuxiliary Bishop of Córdoba, ArgentinaBishop Emeritus of Villa María, Argentina
52.7AppointedAlfredo Guillermo DisandroTitular Bishop of Vicus TurrisBishop Emeritus of Villa María, Argentina
27 Feb87.4DiedIwannis Georges StétéArchbishop Emeritus of Damas (Syrian), Syria
68.4DiedCamille Jean-Baptiste Vandekerckhove, C.M. †Bishop of Bikoro, Congo (Dem. Rep.)
28 Feb41.3AppointedMansuet Dela BiyaseBishop of Eshowe, South Africa
56.1AppointedBrian Leo John Hennessy, C. R. †Bishop of Hamilton in Bermuda, AntillesBishop Emeritus
49.5AppointedJosé Alberto Llaguno Farias, S.J. †Vicar Apostolic of Tarahumara, Chihuahua, México
49.5AppointedJosé Alberto Llaguno Farias, S.J. †Titular Bishop of MozotcoriVicar Apostolic of Tarahumara, Chihuahua, México
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