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The Year of Our Lord 1556

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DateAgeBishopTitle
unknownAntonio BenedettiBishop of Guardialfiera (Guardia), Italy
unknownPietro Paolo Caporelli, O.F.M. †Bishop of Crotone (Cotrone), Italy
unknownPavao de ChurinaBishop of Knin (Tinin), Croatia
unknownFernando de Uranga (Urango)Bishop of Santiago de Cuba
unknownMarco Antonio FalconiBishop of Cariati e Cerenzia, Italy
unknownGuillaume Furby, O. Carm. †Auxiliary Bishop of Belley, France
unknownGiovanni de Gennaro (Guevara)Bishop of Sant’Agata de’ Goti, Italy
unknownVincenzo de Leone, O. Carm. †Bishop of Bosa, Italy
unknown50.0Claude de La GuicheBishop Emeritus of Mirepoix, France
unknown31.0Pietro MagnoBishop of Sitia, Greece
unknownJohn O’Heyne (Jedicar)Bishop of Cork and Cloyne, Ireland
unknownPhilibert de RyeBishop of Genève {Geneva}, Switzerland
unknownAndrea SannaArchbishop of Oristano, Italy
unknownAntonio Maria SartoriBishop of Teano, Italy
unknownJohann von SchönbergBishop of Gurk, Austria
unknownMatthias ZabergyeiBishop of Oradea Mare {Gran Varadino, Nagyvárad}, Romania
12 Feb63.0Giovanni PoggioCardinal, Bishop Emeritus of Tropea, Italy
18 FebGaspar Jofre de BorjaBishop of Segorbe-Albarracin, Spain
18 Feb49.1Johann von IsenburgArchbishop-Elect of Trier, Germany
27 FebSebastiano PorticoBishop of Foligno, Italy
28 FebFrançois de CréquiBishop Emeritus of Thérouanne, France
MarClaude AndryAuxiliary Bishop of Chartres, France
MarPierre de MareuilBishop of Lavaur, France
5 MarRobert Aldridge (Aldrich)Bishop of Carlisle, England, Great Britain
21 Mar67.2Thomas CranmerArchbishop Emeritus of Canterbury, England, Great Britain
23 MarClaudio TolomeiBishop of Korčula (Curzola, Cursola), Croatia
2 MayFernando González de BarioderoBishop of Nicaragua
20 May80.3Weigand von RedwitzBishop of Bamberg, Germany
5 Jun76.4Miguel da SilvaCardinal, Administrator of Massa Marittima, Italy
16 Jun59.4Pedro Fernandes SardinhaBishop Emeritus of São Salvador da Bahia, Brazil
29 Jun64.4Dietrich von RedenBishop Emeritus of Lübeck, Germany
6 JulJohann Nopel (Sr.)Auxiliary Bishop of Köln {Cologne}, Germany
7 JulDiego Fernández de Villalán, O.F.M. †Bishop of Almería, Spain
11 AugGeorge DayBishop of Chichester, England, Great Britain
21 Aug65.6Nikolaus SchienenAuxiliary Bishop of Trier, Germany
28 AugRafael UbacBishop of Elne, France
31 AugRobert de CroyBishop of Cambrai, France
2 SepAntonio Simeoni (Menecussis), O.S.B. †Bishop of Nepi e Sutri, Italy
6 Sep61.0Juan Bernal Díaz de LucoBishop of Calahorra y La Calzada, Spain
24 Sep45.7Adolf von SchauenburgArchbishop of Köln {Cologne}, Germany
27 SepFrançois de DintevilleBishop of Auxerre, France
27 Sep27.7Friedrich von Schleswig-HolsteinBishop-Elect of Hildesheim, Germany
5 NovCristoforo SpiritiPatriarch of Jerusalem {Gerusalemme}, Palestine
9 NovJuan Fernández TemiñoBishop of León, Spain
14 Nov53.2Giovanni Della CasaArchbishop of Benevento, Italy

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