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The Year of Our Lord 1930

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DateAgeEventBishopTitleCurrent Title
Mar45.2AppointedBernardino Vitale Bigi, O.F.M. †Apostolic Administrator of Mogadiscio, SomaliaVicar Apostolic of Cirenaica, Libya
4 Mar49.4InstalledLeopoldo Díaz y EscuderoBishop of Chilapa, Guerrero, México
BornHerbé SeijasBishop of San José de Mayo, Uruguay
5 MarBornGuy Étienne Germain Gaucher, O.C.D. †Auxiliary Bishop Emeritus of Bayeux (-Lisieux), France
BornIstván KonkolyBishop Emeritus of Szombathely, Hungary
7 MarBornJoseph Hisajiro MatsunagaBishop of Fukuoka, Japan
8 Mar BornFrancesco CuccareseArchbishop Emeritus of Pescara-Penne, Italy
38.8AppointedCarlo MargottiApostolic Delegate to OtherArchbishop of Gorizia e Gradisca, Italy
38.8AppointedCarlo MargottiTitular Archbishop of MesembriaArchbishop of Gorizia e Gradisca, Italy
71.3ResignedJohn Gerald Neville, C.S.Sp. †Vicar Apostolic of Zanzibar, KenyaVicar Apostolic Emeritus
9 MarBornStephen Fumio HamaoCardinal, President Emeritus of the Pontifical Council for the Pastoral Care of Migrants and Itinerant People
50.4Ordained BishopGiovanni SismondoBishop of Pontremoli, ItalyBishop Emeritus
27.8Ordained PriestEberhard (Hermann) Spiess, O.S.B. †Priest of Order of Saint BenedictAbbot Emeritus of Songea, Tanzania
54.3DiedAloysius Chen Guo-di (Tchen Chao-t’ien), O.F.M. †Vicar Apostolic of Fenyang [Fenyang], China
10 MarBornJózef MarekAuxiliary Bishop of Wrocław {Breslavia}, Poland
BornSalvador Trane ModestoAuxiliary Bishop Emeritus of San Carlos, Philippines
11 MarBornJoseph Kyeong Kap-ryongBishop Emeritus of Daejeon {Taejon}, Korea (South)
12 Mar72.2AppointedOlaf OfferdahlVicar Apostolic of Norvegia (e Spitzbergen)
13 Mar52.8AppointedJosé Maria Alcaráz y AlendaBishop of Badajoz, Spain
53.5AppointedManuel Irurita y AlmándozBishop of Barcelona, Spain
69.4AppointedJosé Miralles y SbertBishop of Mallorca, Spain
69.4AppointedJosé Miralles y SbertTitular Archbishop of BeroëBishop of Mallorca, Spain
14 Mar74.1DiedEugène-Louis-Ernest JulienBishop of Arras (-Boulogne-Saint-Omer), France
15 Mar22.4Ordained PriestCarmelo CanzonieriPriest of Ragusa, ItalyBishop Emeritus of Caltagirone, Italy
22.9Ordained PriestTelesforo Giovanni Cioli, O. Carm. †Priest of Order of Our Lady of Mt. CarmelBishop Emeritus of Arezzo-Cortona-Sansepolcro, Italy
25.0Ordained PriestFrancis James FureyPriest of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USAArchbishop of San Antonio, Texas, USA
27.8Ordained PriestMariano Aspiras MadriagaPriestArchbishop Emeritus of Lingayen-Dagupan, Philippines
23.0Ordained PriestArtemio PratiPriest of Piacenza, ItalyBishop Emeritus of Carpi, Italy
16 Mar26.5Ordained PriestVitus (Guy) Zhang Zuohuan (Chang Tso-huan), S.V.D. †Priest of Society of the Divine WordBishop Emeritus of Xinyang [Sinyang], China
24.3Ordained PriestKarl GnädingerPriest of Freiburg im Breisgau, GermanyAuxiliary Bishop Emeritus
22.5Ordained PriestJosef StanglPriest of Würzburg, GermanyBishop Emeritus
17 Mar70.5DiedConstantin-Marie-Joseph ChauvinBishop of Evreux, France
18 Mar BornAdam Joseph MaidaCardinal, Archbishop Emeritus of Detroit, Michigan, USA
19 Mar79.6DiedJoseph-Marie-Stanislas Dupont, M. Afr. †Vicar Apostolic Emeritus of Nyassa, Malawi
43.5Ordained BishopHerman Joseph Meysing, O.M.I. †Titular Bishop of MinaArchbishop Emeritus of Bloemfontein, South Africa
BornJoseph Pastor Neelankavil, C.M.I. †Bishop Emeritus of Sagar (Syro-Malabar), India
23.0Ordained PriestGiuseppe PaupiniPriest of Fano, ItalyCardinal, Major Penitentiary Emeritus of the Apostolic Penitentiary
25.4Ordained PriestHerman Gerard Te Riele, M.H.M. †Priest of St. Joseph’s Missionary Society of Mill HillPrefect Emeritus of Malakal, Sudan
20 Mar78.0DiedGennaro CosenzaArchbishop Emeritus of Capua, Italy
BornThomas Stafford WilliamsCardinal, Archbishop Emeritus of Wellington, New Zealand
21 Mar60.6AppointedJames Edwin CassidyAuxiliary Bishop of Fall River, Massachusetts, USABishop
60.6AppointedJames Edwin CassidyTitular Bishop of IboraBishop of Fall River, Massachusetts, USA
63.6ResignedGodefroy Frederix, C.I.C.M. †Vicar Apostolic of Ninghsia, China
22 Mar64.4DiedFabio BerdiniBishop Emeritus of Cesena, Italy
23 MarBornAntonio Federico GattiAuxiliary Bishop of San Justo, Argentina
45.4InstalledAdeodato Giovanni Piazza, O.C.D. †Archbishop of Benevento, ItalyCardinal, Secretary of the Sacred Consistorial Congregation
BornJoseph Michael SullivanAuxiliary Bishop Emeritus of Brooklyn, New York, USA
24 Mar89.0DiedAmbrogio Onorato Luddi, O.P. †Bishop Emeritus of Assisi, Italy
25 Mar38.9Ordained BishopCarlo MargottiTitular Archbishop of MesembriaArchbishop of Gorizia e Gradisca, Italy
54.0AppointedEugenio Maria Giuseppe Giovanni PacelliArchpriest of the Basilica di San Pietro in Vaticano {Saint Peter Basilica}Pope (Roma {Rome}, Italy)
27 Mar49.7AppointedPaulin-Joseph-Justin Albouy, M.E.P. †Vicar Apostolic of Nanning [Nanning], ChinaArchbishop of Nanning [Nanning], China
49.7AppointedPaulin-Joseph-Justin Albouy, M.E.P. †Titular Bishop of CidyessusArchbishop of Nanning [Nanning], China
55.5AppointedPierre-Henri-Noël Gubbels, O.F.M. †Vicar Apostolic of Ichang [Yichang], ChinaBishop of Yichang [Ichang], China
55.5AppointedPierre-Henri-Noël Gubbels, O.F.M. †Titular Bishop of AttudaBishop of Yichang [Ichang], China
33.2AppointedEdgar Aristide Maranta, O.F.M. Cap. †Vicar Apostolic of Dar-es-Salaam, TanzaniaArchbishop Emeritus of Dar-es-Salaam, Tanzania
33.2AppointedEdgar Aristide Maranta, O.F.M. Cap. †Titular Bishop of VindaArchbishop Emeritus of Dar-es-Salaam, Tanzania
47.4AppointedFrancis O’Rourke, S.M.A. †Vicar Apostolic of Costa di Benin, Nigeria
47.4AppointedFrancis O’Rourke, S.M.A. †Titular Bishop of OstracineVicar Apostolic of Costa di Benin, Nigeria
28 Mar52.7AppointedGiuseppe PizzardoTitular Archbishop of CyrrhusCardinal, Prefect Emeritus of the Congregation of Seminaries and Universities
29 Mar82.4AppointedGiacinto GaggiaTitular Archbishop of Traianopolis in RhodopeBishop of Brescia, Italy
BornVictor Hugo Martínez ContrerasArchbishop Emeritus of Los Altos, Quetzaltenango-Totonicapán, Guatemala
30 Mar47.1Ordained BishopGaudenzio BinaschiBishop of Pinerolo, Italy
BornPhilippe Fanoko Kossi KpodzroArchbishop Emeritus of Lomé, Togo
31 Mar56.0ResignedHenry Grey GrahamAuxiliary Bishop of Saint Andrews and Edinburgh, Scotland, Great BritainAuxiliary Bishop Emeritus
BornJulián Herranz CasadoCardinal, President Emeritus of the Pontifical Council for Legislative Texts
56.4AppointedAnton HilfrichCoadjutor Bishop of Limburg, GermanyBishop
56.4AppointedAnton HilfrichTitular Bishop of Sebastopolis in ArmeniaBishop of Limburg, Germany
1 AprBornFrancis Joseph GossmanBishop Emeritus of Raleigh, North Carolina, USA
41.2AppointedJohn Edward Morris, M.M. †Prefect of Peng-yang, Korea (North)Prefect Emeritus
2 Apr47.9AppointedJohann Baptist GeislerBishop of Brixen {Bressanone}, ItalyBishop Emeritus
53.3ResignedJosef MutschlechnerVicar Apostolic of Brixen {Bressanone}, ItalyVicar Apostolic Emeritus
3 Apr67.4AppointedAlfonso CarinciSecretary of the Congregation of (Sacred) RitesSecretary Emeritus
72.3AppointedOlaf OfferdahlTitular Bishop of SeliaVicar Apostolic of Norvegia (e Spitzbergen)
4 Apr58.3DiedFortunat-Henri Caumont, O.F.M. Cap. †Bishop of Ajmer, India
5 Apr23.5Ordained PriestAgostino Baroni, M.C.C.I. †Priest of Sons of the Sacred Heart of JesusArchbishop Emeritus of Khartoum, Sudan
90.3DiedPaul-Félix Beuvain de BeauséjourBishop of Carcassonne, France
BornEmilio Bianchi di CárcanoBishop Emeritus of Azul, Argentina
56.9SucceededEmmanuel CosteBishop of Carcassonne, FranceArchbishop of Aix (-Arles-Embrun), France
63.9DiedLudovico Ferretti, O.P. †Bishop of Colle di Val d’Elsa, Italy
23.6Ordained PriestJan Michiel Jozef Antoon HanssenPriest of Roermond, NetherlandsBishop
27.8Ordained PriestHeinrich Horst, M. Afr. †Priest of Missionaries of Africa (White Fathers)Vicar Apostolic of Lwangwa, Zambia
73.9DiedJosé Anselmo LuqueAuxiliary Bishop of Córdoba (Tucumán), Argentina
23.6Ordained PriestPieter Jan Antoon MoorsPriest of Roermond, NetherlandsBishop Emeritus
30.2Ordained PriestJoseph Nguyễn Thiện KhuyếnPriest of Phát Diêm, Viet NamCoadjutor Bishop of Phát Diệm, Viet Nam
25.5Ordained PriestSalvatore SiinoPriest of Monreale, ItalyApostolic Nuncio to Philippines
26.2Ordained PriestOtto Spülbeck, C.O. †Priest of Confederation of Oratorians of St. Philip NeriBishop of Meißen (Meissen), Germany
28.0Ordained PriestFrançois-Xavier Trần Thanh KhânPriest of Saigon, Viet NamAuxiliary Bishop
26.8Ordained PriestWilhelm TuschenPriest of Paderborn, GermanyAuxiliary Bishop
6 Apr72.3Ordained BishopOlaf OfferdahlTitular Bishop of SeliaVicar Apostolic of Norvegia (e Spitzbergen)
23.3Ordained PriestJoseph Maria Reuß (Reuss)Priest of Mainz, GermanyAuxiliary Bishop Emeritus
8 Apr42.9AppointedWilliam Thomas Porter, S.M.A. †Prefect of Northern Nigeria {Nigeria Settentrionale}Archbishop Emeritus of Cape Coast, Ghana
9 Apr87.8DiedNicola Marconi, O.F.M. Ref. †Bishop Emeritus of Pult (Pulati), Albania
11 Apr BornBenjamin de Jesus AlmonedaBishop Emeritus of Daet, Philippines
61.9AppointedJohannes Henricus Gerardus JansenArchbishop of Utrecht, NetherlandsArchbishop Emeritus
BornSilvio PadoinBishop Emeritus of Pozzuoli, Italy
12 Apr22.5Ordained PriestAntoine Pierre KhoraichePriestCardinal, Patriarch Emeritus of Antiochia {Antioch} (Maronite), Lebanon
61.9DiedFrancisco Muñoz e IzquierdoPatriarch of West Indies, Spain
13 AprBornDonato De BonisTitular Bishop of Castellum in Numidia
15 Apr23.9Ordained PriestFrancisco Gómez Marijuán, C.M.F. †Priest of Missionary Sons of the Immaculate Heart of MaryBishop Emeritus of Malabo, Equatorial Guinea
16 Apr51.1AppointedJoseph Henry Leo SchlarmanBishop of Peoria, Illinois, USA
BornErasmus Desiderius WanderaBishop Emeritus of Soroti, Uganda
18 Apr80.2DiedJoaquim Arcoverde de Albuquerque CavalcantiCardinal, Archbishop of São Sebastião do Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
66.2DiedGiovanni FestaTitular Archbishop of Nicaea
61.2DiedJosip MarušićBishop of Senj (-Modruš), Croatia
BornJean RomaryAuxiliary Bishop-Elect of Paris, France
48.2SucceededSebastião Leme da Silveira CintraCardinal, Archbishop of São Sebastião do Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
19 Apr23.2Ordained PriestJuan José Bernal OrtizPriestBishop of Los Teques, Venezuela
45.4DiedBernardino Vitale Bigi, O.F.M. †Vicar Apostolic of Cirenaica, Libya
28.1Ordained PriestJoseph Formby HalsallPriest of Liverpool, England, Great BritainAuxiliary Bishop
22.4Ordained PriestDamián Nicolau Roig, T.O.R. †Priest of Third Order Regular of St. Francis of PenancePrelate Emeritus of Huamachuco, Peru
26.9Ordained PriestJosé Félix Pintado Blasco, S.D.B. †Priest of Salesians of Saint John BoscoVicar Apostolic Emeritus of Méndez, Ecuador
24.5Ordained PriestJean-Marie VillotPriest of Paris, FranceCardinal, Secretary of State
BornDesmond A. WilliamsAuxiliary Bishop Emeritus of Dublin, Ireland
20 AprBornGiuseppe De AndreaApostolic Nuncio Emeritus to Kuwait
BornIvo FürerBishop Emeritus of Sankt Gallen, Switzerland
21 Apr40.7Ordained BishopEdouard Louis Antoine Leys, M. Afr. †Titular Bishop of UzalisVicar Apostolic Emeritus of Kivu, Congo (Dem. Rep.)
74.9DiedGiovanni Rossi, O.Ss.C.A. †Auxiliary Bishop of Milano {Milan}, Italy
22 Apr52.7AppointedGiuseppe PizzardoTitular Archbishop of NicaeaCardinal, Prefect Emeritus of the Congregation of Seminaries and Universities
BornSeverian Stefan Yakymyshyn, O.S.B.M.Bishop Emeritus of New Westminster (Ukrainian), Canada
23 AprBornMichael George BowenArchbishop Emeritus of Southwark, England, Great Britain
BornJoseph DerghamBishop Emeritus of Le Caire {Cairo} (Maronite), Egypt
25 AprBornAlbano Bortoletto CavallinArchbishop Emeritus of Londrina, Parana, Brazil
27 Apr52.7Ordained BishopGiuseppe PizzardoTitular Archbishop of NicaeaCardinal, Prefect Emeritus of the Congregation of Seminaries and Universities
BornAdélio Giuseppe (José) Tomasin, P.S.D.P.Bishop Emeritus of Quixadá, Ceara, Brazil
29 AprResignedFrancesco Gutiérrez, C.M.F. †Prefect of Chocó, ColombiaPrefect Emeritus
37.5AppointedIgnacio Gregorio Larrañaga Lasa, O.F.M. Cap. †Prefect of Pingliang [Pingliang], ChinaBishop of Pingliang [Pingliang], China
30 Apr48.4AppointedRuggero Raffaele Cazzanelli, O.F.M. †Superior of Hwangchow, ChinaVicar Apostolic Emeritus of Kichow [Qichun], China
56.0DiedInocencio Dávila y MatosBishop of Catamarca, Argentina
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