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DateAgeEventBishopTitleCurrent Title
1 Oct57.1SucceededSeán Baptist BradyArchbishop of Armagh, IrelandCardinal, Archbishop Emeritus
79.0RetiredCahal Brendan DalyArchbishop of Armagh, IrelandCardinal, Archbishop Emeritus
25.3Ordained PriestBohdan John DanyloPriest of Stamford (Ukrainian), USABishop of Saint Josaphat in Parma (Ukrainian), USA
2 Oct69.0SucceededAmaury CastanhoBishop of Jundiaí, Sao Paulo, BrazilBishop Emeritus
68.8ResignedRoberto Pinarello de AlmeidaBishop of Jundiaí, Sao Paulo, BrazilBishop Emeritus
3 Oct25.5Ordained DeaconDavid Leon ToupsDeacon of Saint Petersburg, Florida, USABishop of Beaumont, Texas, USA
5 Oct45.2Ordained BishopĐuro GašparovićTitular Bishop of MattianaBishop Emeritus of Srijem, Serbia
66.4Ordained BishopTanios El KhouryBishop of Saïdā (Sidone) (Maronite), LebanonBishop Emeritus
53.2Ordained BishopArmand Henri Paul MaillardBishop of Laval, FranceArchbishop Emeritus of Bourges, France
56.7Ordained BishopPaul Nabil El-SayahArchbishop of Haifa and the Holy Land {Haifa e Terra Santa} (Maronite), IsraelCurial Bishop Emeritus of Antiochia {Antioch} (Maronite), Lebanon
6 Oct66.0InstalledAngelo ParavisiBishop of Crema, Italy
7 Oct56.8Ordained BishopThomas KozhimalaBishop of Bhagalpur, India
72.9RetiredPasquale MacchiPrelate of Loreto, ItalyPrelate Emeritus
72.6DiedMichael MurphyBishop of Cork and Ross, Ireland
9 Oct74.1ResignedTomás Roberto Patricio Manning, O.F.M. †Bishop of Coroico, BoliviaBishop Emeritus
10 Oct62.8AppointedGeorges Pierre Soubrier, P.S.S.Bishop of Nantes, FranceBishop Emeritus
11 Oct50.6Ordained BishopÉric Marie Pierre Henri AumonierTitular Bishop of MallianaBishop Emeritus of Versailles, France
76.7Died Lu ZhiyuanBishop of Shenyang [Mukden, Fengtien], China
59.1Ordained BishopMichel François PollienTitular Bishop of PulcheriopolisAuxiliary Bishop Emeritus of Paris, France
12 Oct34.5Ordained PriestJosé Antonio Canales MotiñoPriest of San Pedro Sula, HondurasBishop of Danlí, Honduras
28.4Ordained PriestVicente Ribas PratsPriest of Ibiza, SpainBishop
26.6Ordained PriestChristian Heribert Riesbeck, C.C.Priest of Ottawa, Ontario, CanadaBishop of Saint John, New Brunswick, Canada
14 Oct63.6AppointedLubomyr Husar, M.S.U. †Auxiliary Bishop of Lviv (Ukrainian), UkraineCardinal, Major Archbishop Emeritus of Kyiv-Halyč {Kiev} (Ukrainian), Ukraine
63.6AppointedLubomyr Husar, M.S.U. †Archiepiscopal Administrator of Lviv (Ukrainian), UkraineCardinal, Major Archbishop Emeritus of Kyiv-Halyč {Kiev} (Ukrainian), Ukraine
15 Oct57.9AppointedFabio Betancur TiradoArchbishop of Manizales, ColombiaArchbishop Emeritus
62.2AppointedPatrick CoveneyApostolic Nuncio to Fiji, Pacific (Oceania)Apostolic Nuncio
62.2AppointedPatrick CoveneyApostolic Nuncio to Kiribati, Pacific (Oceania)Apostolic Nuncio
62.2AppointedPatrick CoveneyApostolic Nuncio to Micronesia, Federated States of, Pacific (Oceania)Apostolic Nuncio
62.2AppointedPatrick CoveneyApostolic Nuncio to Vanuatu, Pacific (Oceania)Apostolic Nuncio
62.2AppointedPatrick CoveneyApostolic Delegate to Pacific OceanApostolic Nuncio
77.6RetiredJosé de Jesús Pimiento RodriguezArchbishop of Manizales, ColombiaCardinal, Archbishop Emeritus
16 Oct58.1AppointedRicardo Pedro Chaves Pinto Filho, O. Praem. †Archbishop of Pouso Alegre, Minas Gerais, BrazilArchbishop Emeritus
18 Oct51.8Ordained BishopPatras Minj, S.J.Bishop of Ambikapur, IndiaBishop Emeritus
19 Oct57.9Ordained BishopOlivier Jean-Marie Michel de Berranger, Ist. del Prado †Bishop of Saint-Denis, FranceBishop Emeritus
83.1DiedHugo Mark Gerbermann, M.M. †Bishop Emeritus of Huehuetenango, Guatemala
23.6Ordained DeaconValter Magno de CarvalhoDeacon of Mariana, Minas Gerais, BrazilAuxiliary Bishop of São Salvador da Bahia, Brazil
20 Oct56.3Ordained BishopPierre FarineTitular Bishop of TraguriumAuxiliary Bishop Emeritus of Lausanne, Genève et Fribourg (Freiburg), Switzerland
83.8DiedManuel Nunes GabrielArchbishop Emeritus of Luanda, Angola
22 Oct68.6ResignedRoger Marie Albert FromentBishop of Tulle, FranceBishop Emeritus
23 Oct52.1Ordained BishopEdward Joseph AdamsTitular Archbishop of ScalaApostolic Nuncio
59.5DiedHanna MarkhoArchbishop of Arbil {Erbil} (Chaldean), Iraq
25 Oct29.8Ordained PriestJoseph Obanyi SagwePriest of Kisii, KenyaBishop of Kakamega, Kenya
26 Oct28.1Ordained PriestAndrea AndreozziPriest of Fermo, ItalyBishop of Fano-Fossombrone-Cagli-Pergola, Italy
44.1AppointedEdward JaniakAuxiliary Bishop of Wrocław {Breslavia}, PolandBishop Emeritus of Kalisz, Poland
44.1AppointedEdward JaniakTitular Bishop of SciliumBishop Emeritus of Kalisz, Poland
60.4AppointedStanisław Stefanek, S. Chr. †Bishop of Łomża, PolandBishop Emeritus
60.9Ordained BishopFrancisco de Paula VictorTitular Bishop of Turres in NumidiaAuxiliary Bishop Emeritus of Brasília, Distrito Federal, Brazil
84.1DiedMichael Xiao Liren (Siao Li Jen)Bishop of Xingtai [Shunteh], China
27 Oct68.3Ordained BishopMaurice Lucien Fréchard, C.S.Sp. †Archbishop of Auch (-Condom-Lectoure-Lombez), FranceArchbishop Emeritus
28 Oct68.7Ordained Bishop[Mathias Chen Xilu]Coadjutor Bishop of Jingxian [Kinghsien], ChinaBishop
29 Oct56.0InstalledJosé Ulises Macías SalcedoArchbishop of Hermosillo, Sonora, MéxicoArchbishop Emeritus
49.9InstalledMario MeiniBishop of Pitigliano-Sovana-Orbetello, ItalyBishop Emeritus of Fiesole, Italy
70.8DiedChristophe Munzihirwa Mwene Ngabo, S.J. †Archbishop of Bukavu, Congo (Dem. Rep.)
84.9DiedMaximino Romero de LemaSecretary Emeritus of the Congregation for the Clergy
31 Oct80.2RetiredFiorenzo AngeliniPresident of the Pontifical Council for Pastoral Assistance to Health Care WorkersCardinal, President Emeritus
52.3Ordained BishopNicholas Anthony DiMarzioTitular Bishop of MaurianaBishop Emeritus of Brooklyn, New York, USA
63.7AppointedJavier Lozano BarragánPresident of the Pontifical Council for Pastoral Assistance to Health Care WorkersCardinal, President Emeritus
25.7Ordained DeaconDarío Rubén Quintana Muñiz, O.A.R.Deacon of Order of Augustinian RecollectsPrelate of Cafayate, Argentina
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