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The Year of Our Lord 1551

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DateFromTo
unknownDiocese of Schleswig, Germany Territory Added
25 FebDiocese of São Salvador da Bahia, Brazil Erected
3 JulArchdiocese of Funchal, Portugal ElevatedDiocese of Funchal, Portugal (from Archdiocese to Diocese) Elevated
4 DecCardinal Titular Church of Santa Maria in Via Established
4 DecCardinal Titular Church of San Simeone Profeta Established
4 DecCardinal Titular Church of Santa Barbara Established

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