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DateAgeEventBishopTitleCurrent Title
1 Apr44.5AppointedEmilio Aranguren EcheverriaBishop of Cienfuegos, CubaBishop of Holguín, Cuba
52.7AppointedNorbert BrunnerBishop of Sion {Sitten}, SwitzerlandBishop Emeritus
57.4AppointedEdwin ColaçoBishop of Amravati, IndiaBishop Emeritus of Aurangabad, India
58.5Ordained BishopVincent Michael ConcessaoTitular Bishop of MasculaArchbishop Emeritus of Delhi, India
46.9AppointedJohn Atcherley DewAuxiliary Bishop of Wellington, New ZealandCardinal, Archbishop Emeritus
46.9AppointedJohn Atcherley DewTitular Bishop of PrivataCardinal, Archbishop Emeritus of Wellington, New Zealand
56.3AppointedMurphy Nicholas Xavier PakiamAuxiliary Bishop of Kuala Lumpur, MalaysiaArchbishop Emeritus
56.3AppointedMurphy Nicholas Xavier PakiamTitular Bishop of ChunaviaArchbishop Emeritus of Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
67.4AppointedFernando Ramon Prego CasalBishop of Santa Clara, Cuba
49.2AppointedJozef Marianus PuntAuxiliary Bishop of Haarlem, NetherlandsBishop Emeritus of Haarlem-Amsterdam, Netherlands
49.2AppointedJozef Marianus PuntTitular Bishop of NasaiBishop Emeritus of Haarlem-Amsterdam, Netherlands
49.2AppointedJozef Marianus PuntApostolic Administrator of Netherlands, MilitaryBishop Emeritus of Haarlem-Amsterdam, Netherlands
79.8RetiredJoseph Albert Rosario, M.S.F.S. †Bishop of Amravati, IndiaBishop Emeritus
69.7Ordained BishopCharles Asa Schleck, C.S.C. †Titular Archbishop of AfricaSecretary Emeritus of the Congregation for the Evangelization of Peoples
62.7ResignedHenri SchweryBishop of Sion {Sitten}, SwitzerlandCardinal, Bishop Emeritus
60.6AppointedCharles Soreng, S.J. †Bishop of Hazaribag, IndiaBishop Emeritus
57.3AppointedStephen M. TiruBishop of Khunti, India
49.0AppointedDieudonné WatioBishop of Nkongsamba, CameroonBishop Emeritus of Bafoussam, Cameroon
2 Apr52.5Ordained BishopGonzalo Duarte García de Cortázar, SS.CC.Titular Bishop of LamiggigaBishop Emeritus of Valparaíso, Chile
3 Apr69.0DiedJeremiah NewmanBishop of Limerick, Ireland
4 Apr92.8DiedJohannes Maria Hoeck (Höck), O.S.B. †Superior General Emeritus of Order of Saint BenedictSuperior General
51.2DiedAbraham KattumanaOfficial of the Roman Curia - Other
62.7AppointedJames Michael MoynihanBishop of Syracuse, New York, USABishop Emeritus
76.0RetiredJoseph Thomas O’KeefeBishop of Syracuse, New York, USABishop Emeritus
90.9DiedVictor León Esteban San Miguel y Erce, O.C.D. †Vicar Apostolic Emeritus of Kuwait
5 Apr63.6DiedPaul Fan YufeiBishop of Zhouzhi [Chowchich], China
6 Apr54.5AppointedLorenzo BaldisseriApostolic Nuncio to ParaguayCardinal, Secretary General Emeritus of the Synod of Bishops
8 Apr76.0RetiredAlexis Phạm Văn LộcBishop of Kontum, Viet NamBishop Emeritus
67.4SucceededPierre Trần Thành ChungBishop of Kontum, Viet NamBishop Emeritus
59.4AppointedTeofil Józef WilskiAuxiliary Bishop of Kalisz, PolandAuxiliary Bishop Emeritus
59.4AppointedTeofil Józef WilskiTitular Bishop of Castellum in MauretaniaAuxiliary Bishop Emeritus of Kalisz, Poland
10 Apr60.2ResignedNoël DelaquisBishop of Gravelbourg, Saskatchewan, CanadaBishop Emeritus
55.8AppointedRaymond Olir Roussin, S. M. †Bishop of Gravelbourg, Saskatchewan, CanadaArchbishop Emeritus of Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
12 Apr38.7AppointedJuan de la Cruz Barros MadridAuxiliary Bishop of Valparaíso, ChileBishop Emeritus of Osorno, Chile
38.7AppointedJuan de la Cruz Barros MadridTitular Bishop of BiltaBishop Emeritus of Osorno, Chile
13 Apr62.5AppointedStanisław Padewski, O.F.M. Cap. †Auxiliary Bishop of Kamyanets-Podilskyi, UkraineBishop Emeritus of Kharkiv-Zaporizhia, Ukraine
62.5AppointedStanisław Padewski, O.F.M. Cap. †Titular Bishop of TigiasBishop Emeritus of Kharkiv-Zaporizhia, Ukraine
50.2AppointedChristoph Schönborn, O.P.Coadjutor Archbishop of Wien {Vienna}, AustriaCardinal, Archbishop
16 Apr72.0Died[Anthony Wang Zicheng (Huang Zichem)]Bishop of Lixian [Lichow], China
18 Apr59.9Ordained BishopJohn Kevin BolandBishop of Savannah, Georgia, USABishop Emeritus
75.7RetiredEdward Dennis HeadBishop of Buffalo, New York, USABishop Emeritus
57.5AppointedHenry Joseph MansellBishop of Buffalo, New York, USAArchbishop Emeritus of Hartford, Connecticut, USA
19 Apr75.7RetiredJosé Gabriel Calderón ContrerasBishop of Cartago, ColombiaBishop Emeritus
72.4ResignedJean-Paul LabrieAuxiliary Bishop of Québec, CanadaAuxiliary Bishop Emeritus
48.4AppointedLuis Madrid MerlanoBishop of Cartago, ColombiaArchbishop Emeritus of Nueva Pamplona, Colombia
85.4DiedAlojz TurkArchbishop Emeritus of Beograd (-Smederevo), Serbia
20 Apr76.5RetiredGiovanni CanestriArchbishop of Genova {Genoa}, ItalyCardinal, Archbishop Emeritus
75.1DiedJosé Capmany CasamitjanaAuxiliary Bishop Emeritus of Barcelona, Spain
43.9Ordained BishopWilliam Edward LoriTitular Bishop of BullaArchbishop of Baltimore, Maryland, USA
61.0AppointedDionigi TettamanziArchbishop of Genova {Genoa}, ItalyCardinal, Archbishop Emeritus of Milano {Milan}, Italy
22 Apr28.9Ordained PriestJosé Eudes Campos do NascimentoPriest of Mariana, Minas Gerais, BrazilBishop of São João del Rei, Minas Gerais, Brazil
74.4RetiredRobert-Joseph CoffyArchbishop of Marseille, FranceCardinal, Archbishop Emeritus
70.3AppointedFrancesco ColasuonnoApostolic Nuncio to San MarinoCardinal, Apostolic Nuncio
61.6Ordained BishopBernardo Hombach LütkermeierBishop of Juigalpa, NicaraguaBishop Emeritus of Granada, Nicaragua
95.2DiedCharles-Joseph Lemaire, M.E.P. †Coadjutor Vicar Apostolic Emeritus of Kirin [Jilin], China
40.9Ordained BishopJean-Claude Makaya LoembeBishop of Pointe-Noire, CongoBishop Emeritus
40.8Ordained PriestGiovanni NerbiniPriest of Fiesole, ItalyBishop of Prato, Italy
64.2SucceededBernard Louis Auguste Paul PanafieuArchbishop of Marseille, FranceCardinal, Archbishop Emeritus
62.4AppointedFernando Sáenz LacalleArchbishop of San Salvador, El SalvadorArchbishop Emeritus
23 Apr49.4Ordained BishopGilles Côté, S.M.M.Titular Bishop of CissaBishop Emeritus of Daru-Kiunga, Papua New Guinea
59.4ResignedAnthony Hampden DicksonBishop of Bridgetown, Barbados, AntillesBishop Emeritus
65.7AppointedMalcolm Patrick Galt, C.S.Sp. †Bishop of Bridgetown, Barbados, AntillesBishop Emeritus
36.7Ordained BishopIgnatius Ayau KaigamaBishop of Jalingo, NigeriaArchbishop of Abuja, Nigeria
57.3Ordained BishopMaurice Konan KouassiBishop of Odienné, Côte d’IvoireBishop Emeritus of Daloa, Côte d’Ivoire
25 Apr51.1Ordained BishopTerrence Thomas Prendergast, S.J.Titular Bishop of SlebteArchbishop Emeritus of Ottawa-Cornwall, Ontario, Canada
27 Apr71.0DiedBienvenido Mercado LopezAuxiliary Bishop of Manila, Philippines
29 Apr55.4InstalledEmilio Carlos Berlie BelaunzaránArchbishop of Yucatán, MéxicoArchbishop Emeritus
69.0AppointedSergio Otoniel Contreras NaviaApostolic Administrator of Valdivia, ChileBishop Emeritus of Temuco, Chile
71.3Ordained BishopHovhannes Tertsakian, C.A.M. †Titular Bishop of Trapezus degli ArmeniApostolic Exarch Emeritus of United States of America and Canada (Armenian), New York
50.3Ordained BishopLuigi VenturaTitular Archbishop of EquiliumApostolic Nuncio
30 Apr55.0Ordained BishopJacyr Francisco Braido, C.S.Coadjutor Bishop of Santos, Sao Paulo, BrazilBishop Emeritus
26.7Ordained PriestPhilippe CurbeliéPriest of Toulouse (-Narbonne-Saint Bertrand de Comminges-Rieux), FranceUnder Secretary of the Dicastery for the Doctrine of the Faith
218.0BeatifiedBl. Johann Nepomuk von Tschiderer zu GleitheimBishop of Trento, Italy
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