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The Year of Our Lord 1975

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DateAgeEventBishopTitleCurrent Title
Mar58.1InstalledLuis Vallejos SantoniArchbishop of Cuzco, Peru
1 Mar21.6ProfessedJuan José Chaparro Stivanello, C.M.F.Member of Missionary Sons of the Immaculate Heart of MaryBishop of San Carlos de Bariloche, Argentina
77.8RetiredAlfonso Maria Ungarelli, M.S.C. †Prelate of Pinheiro, Maranho, BrazilPrelate Emeritus of Pinheiro, Maranho, Brazil
2 Mar41.2Ordained BishopFrancisco José Cox HuneeusBishop of Chillán, ChileArchbishop Emeritus of La Serena, Chile
68.7Ordained BishopGauthier Pierre Georges Antoine Dubois, O.F.M. Cap. †Titular Bishop of AteniaVicar Apostolic of Constantinople, Turkey
21.8ProfessedCláudio Nori Sturm, O.F.M. Cap.Member of Order of Friars Minor CapuchinBishop of Patos de Minas, Minas Gerais, Brazil
4 Mar68.4ResignedAlfredo BrunieraApostolic Pro-Nuncio to KuwaitVice President Emeritus of the Pontifical Council “Cor Unum”
69.4AppointedJean-Édouard-Lucien RuppApostolic Pro-Nuncio to KuwaitOfficial Emeritus of the Secretariat of State
5 Mar45.2Ordained BishopAngel T. HobayanBishop of Catarman, PhilippinesBishop Emeritus
81.7DiedHenri Joseph Marius Piérard, A.A. †Bishop Emeritus of Beni, Congo (Dem. Rep.)
8 Mar51.9Ordained BishopJean CuminalTitular Bishop of CurubisBishop of Blois, France
45.5Ordained BishopJusto Oscar LagunaTitular Bishop of LaresBishop Emeritus of Morón, Argentina
9 Mar53.6ResignedErnesto Gonçalves da Costa, O.F.M. †Apostolic Administrator of Lourenço Marques, MozambiqueBishop Emeritus of Faro {Algarve}, Portugal
40.6Ordained BishopJanuário Machaze NhangumbeBishop of Porto Amélia, MozambiqueBishop Emeritus of Pemba, Mozambique
51.0Ordained BishopAlexandre José Maria dos Santos, O.F.M.Archbishop of Lourenço Marques, MozambiqueCardinal, Archbishop Emeritus of Maputo, Mozambique
46.9Ordained BishopPaul-Werner ScheeleTitular Bishop of DruasBishop Emeritus of Würzburg, Germany
11 Mar45.3InstalledAngel T. HobayanBishop of Catarman, PhilippinesBishop Emeritus
12 Mar90.7DiedJean-Baptiste-Adrien LlosaBishop Emeritus of Ajaccio, France
51.8AppointedGeorg MoserBishop of Rottenburg, GermanyBishop of Rottenburg-Stuttgart, Germany
15 Mar42.2Ordained BishopGregory E. KpiebayaBishop of Wa, GhanaArchbishop Emeritus of Tamale, Ghana
60.9AppointedAngelo PedroniApostolic Pro-Nuncio to SyriaApostolic Nuncio Emeritus to Belgium
25.7Ordained PriestAlexander Pyone ChoPriest of Prome, MyanmarBishop of Pyay, Myanmar
28.2Ordained PriestGregory Taik MaungPriest of Prome, MyanmarAuxiliary Bishop Emeritus of Pyay, Myanmar
17 Mar63.5AppointedEmilio Cinense y AberaArchbishop of San Fernando, Philippines
47.1AppointedKlaus DickAuxiliary Bishop of Köln {Cologne}, GermanyAuxiliary Bishop Emeritus
47.1AppointedKlaus DickTitular Bishop of GuzabetaAuxiliary Bishop Emeritus of Köln {Cologne}, Germany
41.2AppointedJoachim MeisnerAuxiliary Bishop of Erfurt-Meiningen, GermanyCardinal, Archbishop Emeritus of Köln {Cologne}, Germany
41.2AppointedJoachim MeisnerTitular Bishop of VinaCardinal, Archbishop Emeritus of Köln {Cologne}, Germany
60.6AppointedPeter NettekovenAuxiliary Bishop of Köln {Cologne}, GermanyAuxiliary Bishop-Elect
60.6AppointedPeter NettekovenTitular Bishop of ClypiaAuxiliary Bishop-Elect of Köln {Cologne}, Germany
45.6Ordained BishopBarthélémy Nguyên Son Lâm, P.S.S. †Bishop of Ðà Lat, Viet NamBishop of Thanh Hóa, Viet Nam
39.6AppointedFélix PaulBishop of Port Victoria o SeychellesBishop Emeritus
80.5DiedAlfredo Silva SantiagoArchbishop Emeritus of Concepción (Santissima Concezione), Chile
18 Mar49.8AppointedEnzio d’AntonioArchbishop (Personal Title) of Trivento, ItalyArchbishop Emeritus of Lanciano-Ortona, Italy
49.8AppointedEnzio d’AntonioCoadjutor Archbishop of Boiano-Campobasso, ItalyArchbishop Emeritus of Lanciano-Ortona, Italy
68.8ResignedAchille PalmeriniBishop of Trivento, ItalyBishop Emeritus of Isernia e Venafro, Italy
19 Mar26.6Ordained PriestPaul Sueo HamaguchiPriest of Nagasaki, JapanBishop of Oita, Japan
47.9AppointedNicolas Huynh Van NghiApostolic Administrator of Phan Thiêt, Viet NamBishop Emeritus
46.0Ordained BishopJosé Lambert Filho, C.S.S. †Bishop of Itapeva, Sao Paulo, BrazilArchbishop Emeritus of Sorocaba, Sao Paulo, Brazil
26.0Ordained PriestThomas Aquino Manyo MaedaPriest of Nagasaki, JapanArchbishop of Osaka, Japan
39.1Ordained BishopRoger Michael MahonyTitular Bishop of TamascaniCardinal, Archbishop Emeritus of Los Angeles, California, USA
45.9Ordained BishopHermenegildo Ramírez Sánchez, M.J.Titular Bishop of Santa GiustaPrelate Emeritus of Huautla, Oaxaca, México
25.6Ordained PriestRafael Zornoza BoyPriest of Madrid, SpainBishop of Cádiz y Ceuta, Spain
21 Mar73.4DiedWunibald (Godehard) Talleur, O.F.M. †Prelate Emeritus of Rondonópolis, Mato Grosso, Brazil
22 Mar40.6AppointedCláudio Aury Affonso Hummes, O.F.M.Coadjutor Bishop of Santo André, Sao Paulo, BrazilCardinal, Prefect Emeritus of the Congregation for the Clergy
40.6AppointedCláudio Aury Affonso Hummes, O.F.M.Titular Bishop of CarcabiaCardinal, Prefect Emeritus of the Congregation for the Clergy
25 Mar87.3DiedThomas Leo ParkerBishop Emeritus of Northampton, England, Great Britain
27 Mar56.0AppointedAlexis Pham Van LôcCoadjutor Bishop of Kontum, Viet NamBishop Emeritus
56.0AppointedAlexis Pham Van LôcTitular Bishop of RespectaBishop Emeritus of Kontum, Viet Nam
56.0Ordained BishopAlexis Pham Van LôcTitular Bishop of RespectaBishop Emeritus of Kontum, Viet Nam
30 Mar29.0Ordained PriestJulio Parrilla DíazPriest of Salesians of Saint John BoscoBishop of Riobamba, Ecuador
31 Mar24.7Ordained PriestMarlo Mendoza PeraltaPriest of Urdaneta, PhilippinesArchbishop of Nueva Segovia, Philippines
1 Apr82.5DiedLorenz Jäger (Jaeger)Cardinal, Archbishop Emeritus of Paderborn, Germany
26.2Ordained PriestJose Romeo Orquejo LazoPriest of San Jose de Antique, PhilippinesBishop
2 Apr40.4AppointedFernando R. CapallaAuxiliary Bishop of Davao, PhilippinesArchbishop Emeritus
40.4AppointedFernando R. CapallaTitular Bishop of GrumentumArchbishop Emeritus of Davao, Philippines
60.5ResignedJoseph Aloysius DurickBishop of Nashville, Tennessee, USABishop Emeritus
53.8AppointedNorbert Felix GaughanAuxiliary Bishop of Greensburg, Pennsylvania, USABishop Emeritus of Gary, Indiana, USA
53.8AppointedNorbert Felix GaughanTitular Bishop of TaraquaBishop Emeritus of Gary, Indiana, USA
3 Apr46.2AppointedAdalberto Paulo da Silva, O.F.M. Cap.Bishop of Viana, Maranho, BrazilAuxiliary Bishop Emeritus of Fortaleza, Ceara, Brazil
5 Apr52.5AppointedMiguel Angel Alemán Eslava, S.D.B. †Bishop of Río Gallegos, Argentina
53.0AppointedLuigi BarbaritoApostolic Pro-Nuncio to NigerApostolic Nuncio Emeritus to Great Britain
53.0AppointedLuigi BarbaritoApostolic Delegate to Guinea-BissauApostolic Nuncio Emeritus to Great Britain
53.0AppointedLuigi BarbaritoApostolic Delegate to MaliApostolic Nuncio Emeritus to Great Britain
53.0AppointedLuigi BarbaritoApostolic Delegate to MauritaniaApostolic Nuncio Emeritus to Great Britain
53.0AppointedLuigi BarbaritoApostolic Pro-Nuncio to SénégalApostolic Nuncio Emeritus to Great Britain
47.8AppointedHoracio Alberto BózzoliAuxiliary Bishop of Buenos Aires, ArgentinaArchbishop of Tucumán, Argentina
41.1AppointedAlfred Gonti Pius Datubara, O.F.M. Cap.Auxiliary Bishop of Medan, IndonesiaArchbishop Emeritus
41.1AppointedAlfred Gonti Pius Datubara, O.F.M. Cap.Titular Bishop of NoviArchbishop Emeritus of Medan, Indonesia
52.3AppointedMiguel Esteban HesayneBishop of Viedma, ArgentinaBishop Emeritus
54.1AppointedArgimiro Daniel Moure Piñeiro, S.D.B. †Bishop of Comodoro Rivadavia, Argentina
43.7Ordained BishopPaul Nguyên Van HòaBishop of Phan Thiêt, Viet NamBishop Emeritus of Nha Trang, Viet Nam
37.6Ordained BishopAnselme Titianma SanonBishop of Bobo-Dioulasso, Burkina FasoArchbishop Emeritus of Bobo-Dioulasso, Burkina Faso
50.0AppointedJohn Baptist Wu Cheng-chungCardinal, Bishop of Hong Kong [Xianggang], China
6 Apr44.1Ordained BishopJoseph Marie Régis Belzile, O.F.M. Cap.Bishop of Moundou, ChadBishop Emeritus
27.1Ordained PriestIsaac DanuPriest of Toungoo, MyanmarBishop of Taungngu, Myanmar
47.3Ordained BishopJoseph Abangite GasiBishop of Tombura, SudanBishop Emeritus of Tombura-Yambio, South Sudan
24.4Ordained PriestCasimiro López LlorentePriest of Osma-Soria, SpainBishop of Segorbe-Castellón de la Plana, Spain
30.5Ordained PriestVincent RakotozafyPriest of Fianarantsoa, MadagascarBishop of Tôlagnaro, Madagascar
37.5AppointedJoseph Chhmar SalasCoadjutor Vicar Apostolic of Phnom-Penh, CambodiaVicar Apostolic
37.5AppointedJoseph Chhmar SalasTitular Bishop of SigusVicar Apostolic of Phnom-Penh, Cambodia
54.3Ordained BishopPio Yukwan DengBishop of Malakal, South Sudan
34.1Ordained BishopGabriel Zubeir WakoBishop of Wau, South SudanCardinal, Archbishop of Khartoum, Sudan
7 Apr39.5AppointedAlano Maria Pena, O.P.Auxiliary Bishop of Belém do Pará, BrazilArchbishop Emeritus of Niterói, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
39.5AppointedAlano Maria Pena, O.P.Titular Bishop of VardimissaArchbishop Emeritus of Niterói, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
8 Apr55.8Ordained BishopGérard DionneTitular Bishop of GarbaBishop Emeritus of Edmundston, New Brunswick, Canada
45.0AppointedFrancis Joseph GossmanBishop of Raleigh, North Carolina, USABishop Emeritus
58.2AppointedJames Daniel NiedergesesBishop of Nashville, Tennessee, USABishop Emeritus
10 Apr41.8AppointedPedro Aranda Díaz-MuñozBishop of Tulancingo, Hidalgo, MéxicoArchbishop Emeritus of Tulancingo, Hidalgo, México
44.3AppointedPeter Yariyok JatauArchbishop of Kaduna, NigeriaArchbishop Emeritus
72.8ResignedJohn MacCarthy, S.M.A. †Archbishop of Kaduna, NigeriaArchbishop Emeritus
11 Apr46.8Ordained BishopBernard Francis PappinTitular Bishop of AradiAuxiliary Bishop of Sault Sainte Marie, Ontario, Canada
12 Apr51.8InstalledGeorg MoserBishop of Rottenburg, GermanyBishop of Rottenburg-Stuttgart, Germany
30.1ProfessedLouis Ncamiso Ndlovu, O.S.M. †Member of Order of Friar Servants of MaryBishop of Manzini, Swaziland
25.0Ordained PriestAmbrogio SpreaficoPriestBishop of Frosinone-Veroli-Ferentino, Italy
13 Apr49.7Ordained BishopJosé Alberto Llaguno Farias, S.J. †Titular Bishop of MozotcoriVicar Apostolic of Tarahumara, Chihuahua, México
43.0Ordained BishopIgnace Matondo Kwa Nzambi, C.I.C.M. †Bishop of Basankusu, Congo (Dem. Rep.)Bishop Emeritus of Molegbe, Congo (Dem. Rep.)
40.2Ordained BishopDermot Patrick O’MahonyTitular Bishop of ThiavaAuxiliary Bishop Emeritus of Dublin, Ireland
26.7Ordained PriestRaymond Saw Po RayPriest of Rangoon, MyanmarBishop of Mawlamyine, Myanmar
14 Apr47.0AppointedGiovanni De AndreaTitular Archbishop of AquavivaVice President Emeritus of the Labour Office of the Apostolic See
47.0AppointedGiovanni De AndreaApostolic Delegate to AngolaVice President Emeritus of the Labour Office of the Apostolic See
37.5Ordained BishopJoseph Chhmar SalasTitular Bishop of SigusVicar Apostolic of Phnom-Penh, Cambodia
15 Apr46.8AppointedJean-Baptiste Bui TuânCoadjutor Bishop of Long Xuyên, Viet NamBishop Emeritus
46.8AppointedJean-Baptiste Bui TuânTitular Bishop of TabuniaBishop Emeritus of Long Xuyên, Viet Nam
84.2DiedCharles JournetCardinal, Cardinal-Priest of Santa Maria in Portico (Campitelli)
18 Apr48.3AppointedJosé Delicado BaezaArchbishop of Valladolid, SpainArchbishop Emeritus
19 Apr26.2Ordained PriestMario del Valle Moronta RodríguezPriest of Caracas, Santiago de VenezuelaBishop of San Cristóbal de Venezuela
20 Apr52.9Ordained BishopAlfredo Guillermo DisandroTitular Bishop of Vicus TurrisBishop Emeritus of Villa María, Argentina
47.9Ordained BishopEdvaldo Gonçalves Amaral, S.D.B.Titular Bishop of ZallataArchbishop Emeritus of Maceió, Alagoas, Brazil
65.1DiedClovis Joseph Thibauld (Thibault), P.M.E. †Archbishop Emeritus of Davao, Philippines
21 Apr63.2AppointedJuan Carlos AramburuBishop of Argentina, Faithful of the Eastern RitesCardinal, Archbishop Emeritus of Buenos Aires, Argentina
86.2RetiredAntonio CaggianoBishop of Argentina, Faithful of the Eastern RitesCardinal, Archbishop Emeritus of Buenos Aires, Argentina
64.8ResignedJosé Filípe do Carmo ColaçoBishop of Santiago de Cabo VerdeBishop Emeritus
43.8AppointedPaulino do Livramento Évora, C.S.Sp.Bishop of Santiago de Cabo VerdeBishop Emeritus
22 Apr63.2SucceededJuan Carlos AramburuArchbishop of Buenos Aires, ArgentinaCardinal, Archbishop Emeritus
65.5ResignedVictorio Manuel Bonamín, S.D.B. †Auxiliary Bishop of Buenos Aires, ArgentinaAuxiliary Bishop Emeritus of Argentina, Military
86.2RetiredAntonio CaggianoArchbishop of Buenos Aires, ArgentinaCardinal, Archbishop Emeritus
57.8ResignedManuel Augusto CárdenasAuxiliary Bishop of Buenos Aires, ArgentinaAuxiliary Bishop Emeritus of Argentina, Faithful of the Eastern Rites
65.7SucceededJohn Louis MorkovskyBishop of Galveston-Houston, Texas, USABishop Emeritus
75.3RetiredWendelin Joseph NoldBishop of Galveston-Houston, Texas, USABishop Emeritus
87.2RetiredAntonio RoccaAuxiliary Bishop of Buenos Aires, ArgentinaAuxiliary Bishop Emeritus
23 Apr75.6RetiredHugo Bressane de AraújoBishop of Marília, Sao Paulo, BrazilBishop Emeritus
60.7DiedPeter NettekovenAuxiliary Bishop-Elect of Köln {Cologne}, Germany
51.8SucceededDaniel Tomasella, O.F.M. Cap. †Bishop of Marília, Sao Paulo, BrazilBishop Emeritus
24 Apr47.0AppointedFrançois-Xavier Nguyên Van ThuánCoadjutor Archbishop of Thành-Phô Hô Chí Minh (Hôchiminh Ville), Viet NamCardinal, President of the Pontifical Council for Justice and Peace
47.0AppointedFrançois-Xavier Nguyên Van ThuánTitular Archbishop of VadesiCardinal, President of the Pontifical Council for Justice and Peace
25 Apr80.7RetiredFrancesco CogoniBishop of Ozieri, ItalyBishop Emeritus
44.5AppointedSalvatore IsgróBishop of Gravina e Irsina (Montepeloso), ItalyArchbishop of Sassari, Italy
44.5AppointedSalvatore IsgróPrelate of Altamura ed Acquaviva delle Fonti, ItalyArchbishop of Sassari, Italy
43.8AppointedPaul Nguyên Van HòaBishop of Nha Trang, Viet NamBishop Emeritus
58.9AppointedGiovanni PesAuxiliary Bishop of Oristano, ItalyBishop Emeritus of Alghero-Bosa, Italy
58.9AppointedGiovanni PesTitular Bishop of RisiniumBishop Emeritus of Alghero-Bosa, Italy
27 Apr27.9Ordained PriestLuigi Antonio Secco, S.D.B.Priest of Salesians of Saint John BoscoBishop of Willemstad, Netherlands Antilles, Antilles
28 Apr59.2AppointedRobert Ratna BamrungtrakulBishop of Chiang Mai, ThailandBishop Emeritus
42.0AppointedGeorge Francis DanielArchbishop of Pretoria, South AfricaArchbishop Emeritus
67.6ResignedJohn Colburn GarnerArchbishop of Pretoria, South AfricaArchbishop Emeritus
77.1AppointedDominique Marie Lê-Huu-CungBishop of Bùi Chu, Viet Nam
41.7AppointedAlphonse U Than AungAuxiliary Bishop of Mandalay, MyanmarArchbishop Emeritus
41.7AppointedAlphonse U Than AungTitular Bishop of HorreaArchbishop Emeritus of Mandalay, Myanmar
29 Apr49.9AppointedJosé Gabriel Diaz CuevaAuxiliary Bishop of Guayaquil, EcuadorBishop Emeritus of Azogues, Ecuador
49.9ResignedJosé Gabriel Diaz CuevaBishop of Azogues, EcuadorBishop Emeritus
41.3AppointedRaúl Eduardo Vela ChiribogaBishop of Azogues, EcuadorCardinal, Archbishop Emeritus of Quito, Ecuador
30 Apr46.8Ordained BishopJean-Baptiste Bui TuânTitular Bishop of TabuniaBishop Emeritus of Long Xuyên, Viet Nam
70.8ResignedGiovanni Battista PardiniBishop of Jesi, ItalyBishop Emeritus
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