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YearAgeBishopEventTitleCurrent Title
1923 Luis Alberto Luna Tobar, O.C.D.BornQuitoArchbishop Emeritus of Cuenca, Ecuador
1926 Emmanuel WamalaBornKamaggwaCardinal, Archbishop Emeritus of Kampala, Uganda
1932 Ernest Mesmin Lucien CaboBornSainte-RoseBishop Emeritus of Basse-Terre (et Pointe-à-Pitre), Guadeloupe, Antilles
Ian MurrayBornLennoxtownBishop Emeritus of Argyll and The Isles, Scotland, Great Britain
1933 Grégoire III (Loutfi) Laham, B.S.BornDarayaPatriarch of Antiochia {Antioch} (Melkite Greek), Syria
1936 Pierre Nguyên SoanBornGoi ThiBishop Emeritus of Quy Nhon, Viet Nam
194024.1Caetano Antônio Lima dos Santos, O.F.M. Cap.Ordained PriestPriest of Order of Friars Minor CapuchinBishop Emeritus of Ilhéus, Bahia, Brazil
1941 Fausto Ramón Mejía VallejoBornBejucal, BonaoBishop of San Francisco de Macorís, Dominican Republic
1942 Anton Stres, C.M.BornDonacka GoraArchbishop Emeritus of Ljubljana, Slovenia
1943 Edmundo Luis Flavio Abastoflor MonteroBornSucreArchbishop of La Paz, Bolivia
1948 Antonino Eugénio Fernandes DiasBornLongos ValesBishop of Portalegre-Castelo Branco, Portugal
Ambroise OuédraogoBornKossodoBishop of Maradi, Niger
1949 Irineu Andreassa, O.F.M.BornIacriBishop of Lages, Santa Catarina, Brazil
Andrés Stanovnik, O.F.M. Cap.BornBuenos AiresArchbishop of Corrientes, Argentina
1950 Irineu Roque SchererBornCerro LargoBishop of Joinville, Santa Catarina, Brazil
1952 Eusebio Ramos MoralesBornMaunaboBishop of Fajardo-Humacao, Puerto Rico
1953 John Hsane HgyiBornPyingadoe MayanchaungBishop of Pathein, Myanmar
195725.7Edward Michael EganOrdained PriestPriest of Chicago, Illinois, USACardinal, Archbishop Emeritus of New York, New York, USA
25.0Alfred Clifton HughesOrdained PriestPriest of Boston, Massachusetts, USAArchbishop Emeritus of New Orleans, Louisiana, USA
25.2Anthony Michael MiloneOrdained PriestPriest of Omaha, Nebraska, USABishop Emeritus of Great Falls-Billings, Montana, USA
25.4James Michael MoynihanOrdained PriestPriest of Rochester, New York, USABishop Emeritus of Syracuse, New York, USA
24.0Orlando Romero CabreraOrdained PriestPriestBishop Emeritus of Canelones, Uruguay
25.4James Francis StaffordOrdained PriestPriest of Baltimore, Maryland, USACardinal, Major Penitentiary Emeritus of the Apostolic Penitentiary
196824.5Nelson Antonio Martinez RustOrdained PriestPriest of Valencia en VenezuelaBishop of San Felipe, Venezuela
196928.8Vincent Ri Pyung-hoOrdained PriestPriest of Jeonju {Chonju, Jeon Ju}, Korea (South)Bishop
45.6Settimio TodiscoAppointedApostolic Administrator of Molfetta-Giovinazzo-Terlizzi, ItalyArchbishop Emeritus of Brindisi-Ostuni, Italy
45.6Settimio TodiscoAppointedTitular Bishop of BigastroArchbishop Emeritus of Brindisi-Ostuni, Italy
1970 Bulus Dauwa YohannaBornVuroroVicar Apostolic of Kontagora, Nigeria
197528.0José Luis Fletes SantanaOrdained PriestPriest of México, Federal DistrictAuxiliary Bishop Emeritus
197651.3Andrea Cordero Lanza di MontezemoloAppointedSecretary of the Pontifical Council for Justice and PeaceCardinal, Archpriest Emeritus of the Basilica di San Paolo fuori le Mura {Saint Paul Outside-the-Walls Basilica}
197746.9Cirilo R. AlmarioSucceededBishop of Malolos, PhilippinesBishop Emeritus
198048.8Giulio SanguinetiAppointedBishop of Savona e Noli, ItalyBishop Emeritus of Brescia, Italy
198149.0Maximilian Aichern, O.S.B.AppointedBishop of Linz, AustriaBishop Emeritus
57.0Cesar C. Raval, S.V.D.AppointedAuxiliary Bishop of Bangued, PhilippinesBishop Emeritus of Bangued, Philippines
57.0Cesar C. Raval, S.V.D.AppointedTitular Bishop of CerbaliBishop Emeritus of Bangued, Philippines
198230.0Stephen LepchaOrdained PriestPriest of Darjeeling, IndiaBishop
48.0John Jeremiah McRaithOrdained BishopBishop of Owensboro, Kentucky, USABishop Emeritus
42.4Mário Clemente Neto, C.S.Sp.SucceededPrelate of Tefé, Amazonas, BrazilPrelate Emeritus
198429.7Abel GabuzaOrdained PriestPriest of Pretoria, South AfricaBishop of Kimberley, South Africa
43.5Emilio Z. MarquezAppointedBishop of Gumaca, PhilippinesBishop of Lucena, Philippines
26.5Jeremiah Madimetja MaselaOrdained PriestPriestBishop of Polokwane, South Africa
48.1Roger Joseph VangheluweAppointedBishop of Brugge {Bruges}, BelgiumBishop Emeritus
198535.2Petko Jordanov Christov, O.F.M. Conv.Ordained PriestPriest of Order of Friars Minor ConventualBishop of Nicopoli, Bulgaria
45.7Antonio MattiazzoOrdained BishopTitular Archbishop of VirunumBishop of Padova {Padua}, Italy
27.0João Carlos Seneme, C.S.S.Ordained PriestPriest of Congregation of the Sacred StigmataBishop of Toledo, Parana, Brazil
198746.4Héctor Julio López Hurtado, S.D.B.AppointedVicar Apostolic of Ariari, ColombiaBishop of Girardot, Colombia
46.4Héctor Julio López Hurtado, S.D.B.AppointedTitular Bishop of ElicrocaBishop of Girardot, Colombia
198860.0Carlos María Ariz Bolea, C.M.F.AppointedBishop of Colón, PanamaBishop Emeritus of Colón-Kuna Yala, Panama
54.9Edmond CarmodyOrdained BishopTitular Bishop of MurthlacumBishop Emeritus of Corpus Christi, Texas, USA
40.6Rómulo Emiliani Sánchez, C.M.F.AppointedVicar Apostolic of Darién, PanamaAuxiliary Bishop of San Pedro Sula, Honduras
40.6Rómulo Emiliani Sánchez, C.M.F.AppointedTitular Bishop of Nigrae MaioresAuxiliary Bishop of San Pedro Sula, Honduras
64.3Fulgence Werner Le Roy, O.S.B.AppointedBishop of Pietersburg, South AfricaBishop Emeritus
62.0Michael Pak Jeong-ilAppointedBishop of Masan, Korea (South)Bishop Emeritus
41.4Alvaro Leonel Ramazzini ImeriAppointedBishop of San Marcos, GuatemalaBishop of Huehuetenango, Guatemala
52.0Henry Apaloryamam SsentongoAppointedAuxiliary Bishop of Masaka, UgandaBishop Emeritus of Moroto, Uganda
52.0Henry Apaloryamam SsentongoAppointedTitular Bishop of PupianaBishop Emeritus of Moroto, Uganda
198940.8Edward DajczakAppointedAuxiliary Bishop of Gorzów, PolandBishop of Koszalin-Kołobrzeg, Poland
40.8Edward DajczakAppointedTitular Bishop of AzuraBishop of Koszalin-Kołobrzeg, Poland
199066.7Carmelo Cassati, M.S.C.AppointedArchbishop of Trani-Barletta-Bisceglie (-Nazareth), ItalyArchbishop Emeritus
60.7Julián Herranz CasadoAppointedTitular Archbishop of VertaraCardinal, President Emeritus of the Pontifical Council for Legislative Texts
199151.1José María ArancedoInstalledBishop of Mar del Plata, ArgentinaArchbishop of Santa Fe de la Vera Cruz, Argentina
199252.9Diego CauseroAppointedTitular Archbishop of MetaApostolic Nuncio to Switzerland
52.9Diego CauseroAppointedApostolic Nuncio to ChadApostolic Nuncio to Switzerland
51.3Beniamino StellaAppointedApostolic Nuncio to CubaCardinal, Prefect of the Congregation for the Clergy
199538.6Joseph Banga BaneAppointedCoadjutor Bishop of Buta, Congo (Dem. Rep.)Bishop
55.6Timothy Joseph Carroll, S.M.A.AppointedPrefect of Kontagora, NigeriaVicar Apostolic Emeritus of Kontagora, Nigeria
56.6Eugenio Dal Corso, P.S.D.P.AppointedCoadjutor Bishop of Saurimo, AngolaBishop of Benguela, Angola
48.8Juan Guillermo López SotoOrdained BishopBishop of Cuauhtémoc-Madera, Chihuahua, México
66.1John Basil MeekingResignedBishop of Christchurch, New ZealandBishop Emeritus
64.3Antonio Menegazzo, M.C.C.I.AppointedApostolic Administrator of El Obeid, SudanApostolic Administrator Emeritus
64.3Antonio Menegazzo, M.C.C.I.AppointedTitular Bishop of MesarfeltaApostolic Administrator Emeritus of El Obeid, Sudan
46.5José NambiAppointedCoadjutor Bishop of Kwito-Bié, AngolaBishop
62.7Luis María Pérez de Onraita AguirreAppointedCoadjutor Bishop of Malanje, AngolaArchbishop Emeritus of Malanje, Angola
49.1Benedito Roberto, C.S.Sp.AppointedBishop of Novo Redondo, AngolaArchbishop of Malanje, Angola
200146.9Giovanni d’AnielloAppointedTitular Archbishop of PestoApostolic Nuncio to Brazil
46.9Giovanni d’AnielloAppointedApostolic Nuncio to Congo, Democratic Republic ofApostolic Nuncio to Brazil
49.9Peter HlaOrdained BishopTitular Bishop of Castellum in NumidiaBishop of Pekhon, Myanmar
59.0Robert William MuenchAppointedBishop of Baton Rouge, Louisiana, USA
45.4Josep Ángel Sáiz MenesesOrdained BishopTitular Bishop of SelemselaeBishop of Terrassa, Spain
200257.2Antonio Cañizares LloveraInstalledArchbishop of Toledo, SpainCardinal, Archbishop of Valencia, Spain
55.1Manuel da Rocha FelícioOrdained BishopTitular Bishop of Aquae FlaviaeBishop of Guarda, Portugal
58.4Tommaso GhirelliInstalledBishop of Imola, Italy
200370.3Bernardo Hombach LütkermeierAppointedBishop of Granada, NicaraguaBishop Emeritus
76.5Leovigildo López Fitoria, C.M.RetiredBishop of Granada, NicaraguaBishop Emeritus
200454.3Thomas Edward GullicksonAppointedApostolic Nuncio to Antigua and Barbuda, AntillesApostolic Nuncio to Ukraine
54.3Thomas Edward GullicksonAppointedApostolic Nuncio to Barbados, AntillesApostolic Nuncio to Ukraine
54.3Thomas Edward GullicksonAppointedApostolic Nuncio to Jamaica, AntillesApostolic Nuncio to Ukraine
54.3Thomas Edward GullicksonAppointedApostolic Nuncio to Guyana, AntillesApostolic Nuncio to Ukraine
54.3Thomas Edward GullicksonAppointedApostolic Nuncio to Suriname, AntillesApostolic Nuncio to Ukraine
75.2Sebastião Roque Rabelo MendesRetiredAuxiliary Bishop of Belo Horizonte, Minas Gerais, BrazilAuxiliary Bishop Emeritus
200575.1Thomas Joseph FlanaganRetiredAuxiliary Bishop of San Antonio, Texas, USAAuxiliary Bishop Emeritus
53.9Peter HlaAppointedBishop of Pekhon, Myanmar
69.5George Hugh NiederauerAppointedArchbishop of San Francisco, California, USAArchbishop Emeritus
61.3Joseph Võ Đúc MinhOrdained BishopCoadjutor Bishop of Nha Trang, Viet NamBishop
200660.0Gregorio Martínez SacristánAppointedBishop of Zamora, Spain
200762.0Pierre BürcherInstalledBishop of Reykjavik, Iceland
45.9Zanoni Demettino CastroInstalledBishop of São Mateus, Espirito Santo, Brazil
50.5Pablo Emiro Salas AntelizInstalledBishop of Espinal, ColombiaBishop of Armenia, Colombia
200962.3Robert Charles EvansOrdained BishopTitular Bishop of Aquae RegiaeAuxiliary Bishop of Providence, Rhode Island, USA
76.2Erwin Hecht, O.M.I.RetiredBishop of Kimberley, South AfricaBishop Emeritus
62.9Paul Mandla Khumalo, C.M.M.ResignedArchbishop of Pretoria, South AfricaArchbishop Emeritus
62.9Paul Mandla Khumalo, C.M.M.ResignedBishop of South Africa, MilitaryArchbishop Emeritus of Pretoria, South Africa
75.2Henk Kronenberg, S.M.RetiredBishop of Bougainville, Papua New GuineaBishop Emeritus
57.2William Francis MedleyAppointedBishop of Owensboro, Kentucky, USA
51.9Jorge Carlos Patrón WongOrdained BishopCoadjutor Bishop of Papantla, Puebla, MéxicoOfficial of the Congregation for the Clergy
52.6Bernard UnabaliAppointedBishop of Bougainville, Papua New Guinea
201052.4John Balthasar BrungardtAppointedBishop of Dodge City, Kansas, USA
59.7Carlo CiattiniAppointedBishop of Massa Marittima-Piombino, Italy
77.3Francisco Javier Errázuriz Ossa, P. SchönstattRetiredArchbishop of Santiago de ChileCardinal, Archbishop Emeritus
45.6Juan Espinoza JiménezAppointedAuxiliary Bishop of Morelia, Michoacán, México
45.6Juan Espinoza JiménezAppointedTitular Bishop of ArpiAuxiliary Bishop of Morelia, Michoacán, México
68.9Ricardo Ezzati Andrello, S.D.B.AppointedCardinal, Archbishop of Santiago de Chile
68.6Ronald Michael GilmoreResignedBishop of Dodge City, Kansas, USABishop Emeritus
52.0Josafá Menezes da SilvaAppointedBishop of Barreiras, Bahia, Brazil
65.1João Carlos PetriniAppointedBishop of Camaçari, Bahia, Brazil
201175.3François Robert BacquéRetiredApostolic Nuncio to NetherlandsApostolic Nuncio Emeritus
71.8André Pierre Louis DupuyAppointedApostolic Nuncio to Netherlands
50.0Jesús José Herrera QuiñonezOrdained BishopBishop of Nuevo Casas Grandes, Chihuahua, México
50.7Marek SolczyńskiAppointedApostolic Nuncio to ArmeniaApostolic Nuncio to Georgia
201255.2Marián ChovanecInstalledBishop of Banská Bystrica, Slovakia
57.3Henryk CiereszkoOrdained BishopTitular Bishop of DicesAuxiliary Bishop of Białystok, Poland
53.8Ramón Alberto Rolón GüepsaInstalledBishop of Montería, Colombia
54.5Nicolas Henry Marie Denis TheveninAppointedTitular Archbishop of AeclanumApostolic Nuncio to Guatemala
54.5Nicolas Henry Marie Denis TheveninAppointedApostolic NuncioApostolic Nuncio to Guatemala
201360.7Mariano CrociataInstalledBishop of Latina-Terracina-Sezze-Priverno, Italy
52.3Mark Andrew HagemoenOrdained BishopBishop of Mackenzie-Fort Smith, Northwest Territories, Canada
53.5João Inácio Müller, O.F.M.Ordained BishopBishop of Lorena, Sao Paulo, Brazil
60.9Georges Varkey Puthiyakulangara, M.E.P.SucceededBishop of Port-Bergé, Madagascar
74.1Armand ToasyResignedBishop of Port-Bergé, MadagascarBishop Emeritus

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