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DateAgeEventBishopTitleCurrent Title
Apr75.0RetiredFrancesco CanaliniApostolic Nuncio to SwitzerlandApostolic Nuncio Emeritus
75.0RetiredFrancesco CanaliniApostolic Nuncio to LiechtensteinApostolic Nuncio Emeritus to Switzerland
1 Apr59.2AppointedPeter HolidayBishop of Kroonstad, South Africa
83.8DiedVarkey Vithayathil, C.SS.R. †Cardinal, Major Archbishop of Ernakulam-Angamaly (Syro-Malabarese), India
2 Apr44.3Ordained BishopRolando José Álvarez LagosBishop of Matagalpa, Nicaragua
63.5InstalledLeonardo Antonio Paolo BonannoBishop of San Marco Argentano-Scalea, Italy
56.3AppointedFrançois Marie Aimé Marius FonluptBishop of Rodez (-Vabres), France
75.9RetiredBellino Giusto GhirardBishop of Rodez (-Vabres), FranceBishop Emeritus
66.5InstalledMauro PiacenzaCardinal-Deacon of San Paolo alle Tre FontaneCardinal, Major Penitentiary of the Apostolic Penitentiary
64.4InstalledAtilano Rodríguez MartínezBishop of Sigüenza-Guadalajara, Spain
57.2Ordained BishopTomo VukšićBishop of Bosnia and Herzegovina, Military
3 Apr64.8InstalledVictor Abagna MossaBishop of Owando, Congo
84.0DiedWilliam Henry BullockBishop Emeritus of Madison, Wisconsin, USA
74.1InstalledRaymundo Damasceno AssisCardinal-Priest of Immacolata al TiburtinoCardinal, Archbishop of Aparecida, Sao Paulo, Brazil
64.1Ordained BishopJean-Luc HudsynTitular Bishop of AptAuxiliary Bishop of Mechelen-Brussel {Malines-Brussels}, Belgium
52.6Ordained BishopJean KockerolsTitular Bishop of YpresAuxiliary Bishop of Mechelen-Brussel {Malines-Brussels}, Belgium
62.8InstalledJean Marie Henri Legrez, O.P.Archbishop of Albi (-Castres-Lavaur), France
57.0Ordained BishopLéon LemmensTitular Bishop of MunicipaAuxiliary Bishop of Mechelen-Brussel {Malines-Brussels}, Belgium
46.3Ordained BishopIldo Augusto dos Santos Lopes FortesBishop of Mindelo, Cape Verde
53.0Ordained BishopMauro Maria Morfino, S.D.B.Bishop of Alghero-Bosa, Italy
4 Apr71.4ResignedMichael John MaloneBishop of Maitland-Newcastle, AustraliaBishop Emeritus
58.4AppointedWilliam Joseph WrightBishop of Maitland-Newcastle, Australia
5 Apr52.2AppointedAlfred AgyentaBishop of Navrongo-Bolgatanga, Ghana
6 Apr55.9AppointedJoseph Robert BinzerAuxiliary Bishop of Cincinnati, Ohio, USA
55.9AppointedJoseph Robert BinzerTitular Bishop of SubbarAuxiliary Bishop of Cincinnati, Ohio, USA
60.4AppointedMoses M. Costa, C.S.C.Bishop of Chittagong, Bangladesh
69.1AppointedAntonio MarinoBishop of Mar del Plata, Argentina
62.0AppointedRolando Crisostomo Santos, C.M.Bishop of Alotau-Sideia, Papua New Guinea
7 Apr41.4Ordained BishopStephen Dami MamzaBishop of Yola, Nigeria
74.8RetiredLawrence John SaldanhaArchbishop of Lahore, PakistanArchbishop Emeritus
8 Apr47.2AppointedAgapitus Enuyehnyoh NfonAuxiliary Bishop of Bamenda, Cameroon
47.2AppointedAgapitus Enuyehnyoh NfonTitular Bishop of UnizibiraAuxiliary Bishop of Bamenda, Cameroon
9 Apr53.4InstalledCecilio Raúl Berzosa MartínezBishop of Ciudad Rodrigo, Spain
76.6RetiredRamiro Díaz Sánchez, O.M.I.Vicar Apostolic of Machiques, VenezuelaVicar Apostolic Emeritus
60.2AppointedJesús Alfonso Guerrero Contreras, O.F.M. Cap.Bishop of Machiques, Venezuela
59.3AppointedJohn MoolachiraCoadjutor Archbishop of Guwahati, IndiaArchbishop
51.8Ordained BishopBenjamin S. PhiriTitular Bishop of NachingweaAuxiliary Bishop of Chipata, Zambia
50.9AppointedGyörgy UdvardyBishop of Pécs, Hungary
51.4ResignedAndrás VeresApostolic Administrator of Pécs, HungaryBishop of Szombathely, Hungary
10 Apr66.0Ordained BishopPio Gonçalo Alves de SouzaTitular Bishop of Aquae FlaviaeAuxiliary Bishop of Porto, Portugal
69.5InstalledJean Charles Émile Gardin, C.S.Sp.Bishop of Impfondo, Congo
46.3InstalledIldo Augusto dos Santos Lopes FortesBishop of Mindelo, Cape Verde
57.4InstalledGiuseppe PellegriniBishop of Concordia-Pordenone, Italy
58.5InstalledWilmar Santin, O. Carm.Prelate of Itaituba, Para, Brazil
11 Apr53.8InstalledRobert Anthony DanielsBishop of Grand Falls, Newfoundland, Canada
62.2AppointedPaul Donoghue, S.M.Bishop of Rarotonga, Cook Islands, Pacific (Oceania)
75.9RetiredStuart France O’Connell, S.M.Bishop of Rarotonga, Cook Islands, Pacific (Oceania)Bishop Emeritus
12 Apr46.3AppointedJosé Manuel ImbambaArchbishop of Saurimo, Angola
45.7Ordained BishopEugenio Andrés Lira RugarcíaTitular Bishop of BuxentumAuxiliary Bishop of Puebla de los Ángeles, Puebla, México
78.0AppointedLuis María Pérez de Onraita AguirreArchbishop of Malanje, AngolaArchbishop Emeritus
51.1AppointedInácio Saure, I.M.C.Bishop of Tete, Mozambique
75.7RetiredCarlos Arthur Sevilla, S.J.Bishop of Yakima, Washington, USABishop Emeritus
74.8DiedIoan ŞişeşteanBishop of Maramureş (Romanian), Romania
56.0Ordained BishopDagoberto Sosa ArriagaTitular Bishop of Gummi in ByzacenaBishop of Tlapa, Guerrero, México
53.5AppointedJoseph Jude TysonBishop of Yakima, Washington, USA
13 Apr59.5AppointedJacinto BergmannArchbishop of Pelotas, Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil
54.6InstalledPeter Joseph HundtBishop of Corner Brook and Labrador, Newfoundland, Canada
65.9AppointedHélio Adelar RubertArchbishop of Santa Maria, Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil
69.6AppointedPedro Ercílio SimonArchbishop of Passo Fundo, Rio Grande do Sul, BrazilArchbishop Emeritus
14 Apr79.5DiedLouis Jean DufauxBishop Emeritus of Grenoble, France
86.4DiedJean GrattonBishop Emeritus of Mont-Laurier, Québec, Canada
64.4InstalledJonás Guerrero CoronaBishop of Culiacán, Sinaloa, México
15 Apr71.0AppointedCharles Henry DufourArchbishop of Kingston in Jamaica, Antilles
63.1InstalledGilles LemayBishop of Amos, Québec, Canada
77.0RetiredDonald James ReeceArchbishop of Kingston in Jamaica, AntillesArchbishop Emeritus
16 Apr59.8Ordained BishopEphrem Yousif Abba MansoorArchbishop of Baghdad (Syrian), Iraq
67.4Ordained BishopYouhanna Boutros MosheArchbishop of Mossul (Syrian), Iraq
48.4Ordained BishopMiguel Olaortúa Laspra, O.S.A.Titular Bishop of Abbir MaiusVicar Apostolic of Iquitos, Peru
63.8AppointedBeniamino PizziolBishop of Vicenza, Italy
18 Apr41.9AppointedJosé Arturo Cepeda EscobedoAuxiliary Bishop of Detroit, Michigan, USA
41.9AppointedJosé Arturo Cepeda EscobedoTitular Bishop of TagaseAuxiliary Bishop of Detroit, Michigan, USA
86.4DiedGiovanni SaldariniCardinal, Archbishop Emeritus of Torino {Turin}, Italy
19 Apr56.3Ordained BishopMark Leonard BartchakBishop of Altoona-Johnstown, Pennsylvania, USA
64.9AppointedGeorge StackArchbishop of Cardiff, Wales, Great Britain
20 Apr55.7AppointedFaustino Armendáriz JiménezBishop of Querétaro, México
54.1AppointedFernando Natalio Chomalí GaribArchbishop of Concepción (Santissima Concezione), Chile
47.1AppointedPeter Andrew ComensoliAuxiliary Bishop of Sydney, AustraliaApostolic Administrator
47.1AppointedPeter Andrew ComensoliTitular Bishop of Tigisi in NumidiaApostolic Administrator of Sydney, Australia
76.3RetiredMario de Gasperín GasperínBishop of Querétaro, MéxicoBishop Emeritus
53.5ResignedPedro Mario Ossandón BuljevicApostolic Administrator of Concepción (Santissima Concezione), ChileAuxiliary Bishop of Santiago de Chile
48.5AppointedMylo Hubert Claudio VergaraBishop of Pasig, Philippines
21 Apr67.5AppointedMosè MarciaBishop of Nuoro, Italy
75.6RetiredPietro MeloniBishop of Nuoro, ItalyBishop Emeritus
25 Apr50.9InstalledGyörgy UdvardyBishop of Pécs, Hungary
54.4Ordained BishopWilliam John WaltersheidTitular Bishop of CaliforniaAuxiliary Bishop of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA
26 Apr75.5RetiredGerald Andrew GettelfingerBishop of Evansville, Indiana, USABishop Emeritus
85.4DiedJosé María Izuzquiza Herranz, S.J. †Vicar Apostolic Emeritus of Jaén en Peru o San Francisco Javier
50.0AppointedCharles Coleman ThompsonBishop of Evansville, Indiana, USA
27 Apr62.9AppointedDario Campos, O.F.M.Bishop of Cachoeiro do Itapemirim, Espirito Santo, Brazil
86.7DiedPaul Vincent DonovanBishop Emeritus of Kalamazoo, Michigan, USA
65.2AppointedFelipe de Jesús EstévezBishop of Saint Augustine, Florida, USA
75.6RetiredVictor Benito GaleoneBishop of Saint Augustine, Florida, USABishop Emeritus
28 Apr54.7InstalledAugustine Obiora AkubezeArchbishop of Benin City, Nigeria
49.6AppointedVirgilio do Nascimento AntunesBishop of Coimbra, Portugal
76.2RetiredAlbino Mamede CletoBishop of Coimbra, PortugalBishop Emeritus
29 Apr52.1Ordained BishopMiguel Ángel D’AnnibaleTitular Bishop of NasaiBishop of Río Gallegos, Argentina
85.3InstalledJosé Manuel Estepa LlaurensCardinal-Priest of San Gabriele Arcangelo all’Acqua TraversaCardinal, Archbishop Emeritus of Spain, Military
46.1Ordained BishopJosé Francisco Falcão de BarrosTitular Bishop of AugurusAuxiliary Bishop of Brazil, Military
79.8DiedSalim Ghazal, B.S. †Curial Bishop Emeritus of Antiochia {Antioch} (Melkite Greek), Syria
87.4DiedAnthony Francis MesticeAuxiliary Bishop Emeritus of New York, New York, USA
52.6Ordained BishopJoseph Nguyen Tan TuocCoadjutor Bishop of Phú Cuong, Viet NamBishop
61.2InstalledKazimierz NyczCardinal-Priest of Santi Silvestro e Martino ai MontiCardinal, Archbishop of Warszawa {Warsaw}, Poland
30 Apr63.5AppointedSaúl Figueroa AlbornozBishop of Puerto Cabello, Venezuela
44.0Ordained BishopAndrew Jagaye KarnleyBishop of Cape Palmas, Liberia
49.3Ordained BishopGabriel SayaogoBishop of Manga, Burkina Faso
54.1Ordained BishopSanctus Lino WanokBishop of Nebbi, Uganda
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