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The Year of Our Lord 1963

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DateAgeBishopTitle
unknownJuan Albacete, S.J. †Prefect of San Francisco Javier, Peru
unknownMartinho da Silva Carvalhosa, O.F.M. †Prefect of Guinea Portoghese, Guinea-Bissau
unknownLaszlo Lombos, O.F.M. †Prefect of Baojing [Paoking, Shaoyang], China
unknownDominic Ros Arraiza, I.E.M.E. †Prefect of Wankie, Zimbabwe
unknownGeorge Shanks, M.H.M. †Prefect of Kashmir and Jammu, India
unknownJean Van der Heyden, S.V.D. †Prefect of Kenge, Congo (Dem. Rep.)
6 Jan59.1Carlos Alberto Arce MasíasBishop of Piura, Peru
7 Jan72.0Gilla Vincenzo Gremigni, M.S.C. †Bishop of Novara, Italy
15 Jan79.2Bernardino Salvatore Re, O.F.M. Cap. †Bishop of Lipari, Italy
22 Jan73.3William GodfreyCardinal, Archbishop of Westminster, England, Great Britain
1 Feb80.3John Francis D’AltonCardinal, Archbishop of Armagh, Ireland
6 Feb91.2Oronzo CaldarolaBishop Emeritus of Diano-Teggiano, Italy
12 Feb79.8Raboula Youssef BakhacheAuxiliary Bishop Emeritus of Antiochia {Antioch} (Syrian), Lebanon
13 Feb69.1Jaime Font y AndreuBishop of San Sebastián, Spain
18 Feb64.3Anunciado SerafiniBishop of Mercedes, Argentina
19 Feb85.3Beniamino NardoneSecretary of the Congregation of Ceremonies
20 Feb68.5Alfredo BontempiTitular Bishop of Palmyra
2 Mar84.0Egisto Domenico MelchioriBishop of Tortona, Italy
3 Mar74.4Alphonse Bossart, O.M.I. †Vicar Apostolic Emeritus of Ipamu, Congo (Dem. Rep.)
10 Mar71.6Domenico BornigiaBishop of Sansepolcro (Borgo San Sepolcro), Italy
11 Mar55.6Lawrence Frederik SchottAuxiliary Bishop of Harrisburg, Pennsylvania, USA
19 Mar89.2Adalbero Joseph (Michael) Fleischer, C.M.M. †Vicar Apostolic Emeritus of Mariannhill, South Africa
20 Mar83.2Manuel Arteaga y BetancourtCardinal, Archbishop of San Cristobal de la Habana, Cuba
25 Mar81.0Clément Joseph MathieuBishop of Aire et Dax, France
31 Mar60.6Mario GhigaBishop of Ampurias e Tempio, Italy
1 Apr50.0Vittorio MoiettaBishop of Nicastro, Italy
1 Apr68.1Laurent Sahag Koguian (Kogy), C.M.Vd. †Auxiliary Bishop of Beirut {Bairut} (Armenian), Lebanon
11 Apr68.6Josef FreundorferBishop of Augsburg, Germany
18 Apr78.4Raffaele De GiuliBishop of Albenga, Italy
24 Apr89.6Paul-Jules-Narcisse RémondBishop of Nice, France
26 Apr58.5Johann Werner Lesinski, O.P. †Bishop of Changting [Tingchow], China
9 May78.5Alexandru RusuBishop of Maramureş (Romanian), Romania
9 May84.5Jean-Marie VittozAuxiliary Bishop of Grenoble, France
13 May78.0Alois HudalTitular Bishop of Aela
14 May67.9Paul TkotschAuxiliary Bishop of Berlin, Germany
19 May78.1Pio de Freitas Silveira, C.M. †Bishop Emeritus of Joinville, Santa Catarina, Brazil
21 May70.2Roberto José Tavella, S.D.B. †Archbishop of Salta, Argentina
24 May92.9Cornelio Sebastiano Cuccarollo, O.F.M. Cap. †Archbishop Emeritus of Otranto, Italy
29 May63.7José Maria CavalleroBishop of Minas, Uruguay
29 May65.8Inácio João Dal Monte, O.F.M. Cap. †Bishop of Guaxupé, Minas Gerais, Brazil
3 Jun81.5St. Angelo Giuseppe RoncalliPope (Roma {Rome}, Italy)
10 Jun61.6Félix GuillerBishop Emeritus of Pamiers (-Couserans-Mirepoix), France
14 Jun81.4Luciano Pérez PlateroArchbishop of Burgos, Spain
16 Jun49.4Cesar Gerardo Maria Vielmo Guerra, O.S.M. †Vicar Apostolic of Aysén, Chile
20 Jun93.3Jean-Justin-Michel GirbeauBishop of Nîmes (-Uzès e Alès), France
20 Jun72.4John Francis NortonBishop of Bathurst, Australia
24 Jun57.6Juán Maria Riofrio, O.P. †Bishop of Loja, Ecuador
27 Jun74.4James StauntonBishop of Ferns, Ireland
1 Jul47.2Luiz Felipe de NadalBishop of Uruguaiana, Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil
4 Jul86.1Leontios Kilzi, B.A. †Bishop Emeritus of Baniyas (Melkite Greek), Lebanon
5 Jul82.8Nicola Maria di GirolamoBishop of Caiazzo, Italy
6 Jul54.5Zdzisław GolińskiBishop of Częstochowa, Poland
6 Jul63.1Anton VovkArchbishop of Ljubljana, Slovenia
15 Jul53.3Pier Giorgio Chiappero, O.F.M. †Auxiliary Bishop of Jerusalem {Gerusalemme}, Palestine
16 Jul68.2Gerald Patrick Aloysius O’HaraApostolic Delegate to Great Britain
20 Jul76.9Ferdinando BaldelliPresident of the Roman Curia - Other
20 Jul85.0Giovanni Battista Peruzzo, C.P. †Bishop of Agrigento (Girgenti), Italy
22 Jul68.6Donald Alphonsus CampbellArchbishop of Glasgow, Scotland, Great Britain
22 Jul66.7Albert Soegijapranata, S.J. †Archbishop of Semarang, Indonesia
22 Jul79.7Valerio ValeriCardinal, Prefect of the Congregation of the Affairs of Religious
25 Jul72.0Edwin Vincent ByrneArchbishop of Santa Fe, New Mexico, USA
26 JulGabriele Arosio, P.I.M.E. †Prefect Emeritus of Neghelli, Ethiopia
1 Aug87.9José Cartaña y InglésBishop of Gerona, Spain
3 Aug82.6Joseph Gotthardt, O.M.I. †Vicar Apostolic Emeritus of Windhoek, Namibia
5 Aug55.9Giuseppe PiazziBishop of Bergamo, Italy
13 Aug67.6Jean Ghislain Delcuve, O.F.M. Cap. †Vicar Apostolic Emeritus of Ubanghi Belga {Belgian Ubanghi}, Congo (Dem. Rep.)
13 Aug76.9José María Preciado y Nieva, C.M.F. †Vicar Apostolic Emeritus of Darién, Panama
17 Aug88.9Domingo Comin, S.D.B. †Vicar Apostolic of Méndez, Ecuador
17 Aug65.4Giuseppe Maggi, P.I.M.E. †Bishop of Hanzhong [Hanchung], China
19 Aug82.3Antonio Bento Martins JúniorArchbishop of Braga, Portugal
19 Aug72.7Alphonse Joseph Matthysen (Matthijsen), M. Afr. †Bishop of Bunia, Congo (Dem. Rep.)
20 Aug75.3Pierre-Auguste-Marie-Joseph DouillardBishop Emeritus of Soissons (-Laon-Saint-Quentin), France
26 Aug90.1Maurice Bernard Benoît Joseph Despatures, M.E.P. †Bishop Emeritus of Bangalore, India
26 Aug68.4Czeslaw KaczmarekBishop of Kielce, Poland
31 Aug85.4Leopoldo Eijo y GarayBishop of Madrid, Spain
5 Sep78.1François Faroud, S.M.A. †Prefect Emeritus of Parakou, Benin
15 Sep85.6Joseph Diss, S.M.A. †Prefect Emeritus of Korhogo, Côte d’Ivoire
18 Sep82.9Zacarías de Vizcarra y AranaTitular Bishop of Eressus
8 Oct76.3Gioacchino Di LeoBishop of Mazara del Vallo, Italy
8 Oct59.0Salvatore SiinoApostolic Nuncio to Philippines
9 Oct58.1Leo Richard SmithBishop of Ogdensburg, New York, USA
13 Oct75.4Sebastiano BriaccaBishop of Mondovi, Italy
15 Oct62.1Domenico VendolaBishop Emeritus of Lucera, Italy
19 Oct81.1Aurelio Macedonio GuerreroArchbishop Emeritus of Trujillo, Peru
19 Oct76.1Ranulfo da Silva FariasArchbishop of Maceió, Alagoas, Brazil
21 Oct77.1Herman Joseph Meysing, O.M.I. †Archbishop Emeritus of Bloemfontein, South Africa
30 Oct80.3Francisco Beckmann, C.M. †Archbishop of Panamá
2 Nov85.0Ferdinand de PiontekApostolic Administrator of Görlitz, Germany
6 Nov99.7Daniel MannixArchbishop of Melbourne, Australia
7 Nov82.7John Reesinck, M.H.M. †Vicar Apostolic Emeritus of Upper Nile {Nilo Superiore}, Uganda
7 Nov72.0Edoardo TonnaBishop Emeritus of Izmir (Smirne), Turkey
9 Nov77.9Antonio Farage (Faraj)Patriarchal Vicar Emeritus of Egypt and Sudan (Melkite Greek)
13 Nov61.9Gabriel Sortais, O.C.S.O. †Abbot General of Order of Cistercians of the Strict Observance
2 Dec66.7Louis-Sylvain RobinBishop Emeritus of Blois, France
5 Dec101.1Alfonso CarinciSecretary Emeritus of the Congregation of Rites
5 Dec64.0John Christopher CodyBishop of London, Ontario, Canada
11 Dec75.0William MacNeelyBishop of Raphoe, Ireland
27 Dec70.2Karel Justinus Marie Ernest CalewaertBishop of Gent {Ghent, Gand}, Belgium

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