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DateAgeEventBishopTitleCurrent Title
Apr75.3RetiredRomeo Panciroli, M.C.C.I. †Apostolic Nuncio to IranApostolic Nuncio
2 Apr84.0DiedManuel António PiresBishop Emeritus of Kwito-Bié, Angola
3 Apr39.8AppointedSergio Alfredo FenoyAuxiliary Bishop of Rosario, ArgentinaArchbishop of Santa Fe de la Vera Cruz, Argentina
39.8AppointedSergio Alfredo FenoyTitular Bishop of SatafisArchbishop of Santa Fe de la Vera Cruz, Argentina
5 Apr69.1DiedUgo Donato BianchiArchbishop of Urbino-Urbania-Sant’Angelo in Vado, Italy
59.3SelectedJoseph Roduit, C.R.A. †Abbot of Saint-Maurice, SwitzerlandAbbot Emeritus
6 Apr62.0AppointedAntonio FrancoApostolic Nuncio to PhilippinesApostolic Nuncio
8 Apr27.8Ordained PriestVincent NellaiparambilPriest of Bijnor (Syro-Malabar), IndiaBishop
9 Apr91.5DiedRaúl Silva Henríquez, S.D.B. †Cardinal, Archbishop Emeritus of Santiago de Chile
10 Apr75.5RetiredSevero Aparicio Quispe, O. de M. †Auxiliary Bishop of Cuzco, PeruAuxiliary Bishop Emeritus
48.4Ordained BishopBalázs BábelCoadjutor Archbishop of Kalocsa-Kecskemét, HungaryArchbishop
44.2Ordained BishopDieudonné BogmisTitular Bishop of GadiaufalaBishop of Eséka, Cameroon
33.0Ordained PriestPaolo BorgiaPriest of Manfredonia-Vieste, ItalyApostolic Nuncio to Lebanon
51.2Ordained BishopButi Joseph Tlhagale, O.M.I.Archbishop of Bloemfontein, South AfricaArchbishop of Johannesburg, South Africa
11 Apr58.8Ordained BishopGilbert Marcel Henri LouisBishop of Châlons, FranceBishop Emeritus
52.8Ordained BishopOdon Marie Arsène RazanakolonaBishop of Ambanja, MadagascarArchbishop Emeritus of Antananarivo, Madagascar
27.1Ordained PriestRoberto Carlos Zacarías LópezPriest of Ciudad del Este, ParaguayBishop of Canindeyú, Paraguay
12 Apr78.1DiedVartan Tekeyan, I.C.P.B. †Bishop of Ispahan {Esfáan} (Armenian), Iran
14 Apr48.1AppointedWilliam Enrique Delgado SilvaBishop of El Vigia-San Carlos del Zulia, VenezuelaBishop Emeritus of Cabimas, Venezuela
29.1Ordained PriestGeorge Toufik KhouryPriest of Lattaquié {Laodicea} (Melkite Greek), SyriaBishop of Nossa Senhora do Paraíso em São Paulo (Melkite Greek), Brazil
50.1AppointedMario del Valle Moronta RodríguezBishop of San Cristóbal de Venezuela
16 Apr49.1AppointedFelix GennAuxiliary Bishop of Trier, GermanyBishop of Münster, Germany
49.1AppointedFelix GennTitular Bishop of UzalisBishop of Münster, Germany
58.8SucceededNicholas Han Jide, O.F.M. Cap.Bishop of Pingliang [Pingliang], China
60.3AppointedWerner ThissenAuxiliary Bishop of Münster, GermanyArchbishop Emeritus of Hamburg, Germany
60.3AppointedWerner ThissenTitular Bishop of ScampaArchbishop Emeritus of Hamburg, Germany
17 Apr31.6Ordained DeaconEvans Chinyama Chinyemba, O.M.I.Deacon of Oblates of Mary ImmaculateBishop of Mongu, Zambia
56.9Ordained BishopPietro FarinaBishop of Alife-Caiazzo, ItalyBishop of Caserta, Italy
46.4Ordained BishopChristopher KakoozaTitular Bishop of Casae in NumidiaBishop of Lugazi, Uganda
18 Apr56.4Ordained BishopAntónio Maria Bessa TaipaTitular Bishop of TabboraAuxiliary Bishop Emeritus of Porto, Portugal
19 Apr65.1AppointedAusten Robin Crapp, O.F.M. †Bishop of Aitape, Papua New GuineaBishop Emeritus
28.9Ordained PriestBenny Varghese EdathattelPriest of Kohima, IndiaBishop of Itanagar, India
55.5AppointedThomas KaboréBishop of Kaya, Burkina FasoBishop Emeritus
64.5AppointedHenk Kronenberg, S.M. †Bishop of Bougainville, Papua New GuineaBishop Emeritus
79.2RetiredBernard MabulaBishop of Singida, TanzaniaBishop Emeritus
46.5AppointedMichael Gorō MatsuuraAuxiliary Bishop of Osaka, JapanBishop of Nagoya, Japan
46.5AppointedMichael Gorō MatsuuraTitular Bishop of SfasferiaBishop of Nagoya, Japan
51.9AppointedDesiderius M. RwomaBishop of Singida, TanzaniaBishop Emeritus of Bukoba, Tanzania
20 Apr78.1InstalledAntonio María Javierre Ortas, S.D.B. †Cardinal-Priest of Santa Maria Liberatrice a Monte TestaccioCardinal, Prefect Emeritus of the Congregation for Divine Worship and the Discipline of the Sacraments
52.2Ordained BishopThomas James OlmstedCoadjutor Bishop of Wichita, Kansas, USABishop Emeritus of Phoenix, Arizona, USA
21 Apr60.3Ordained BishopFrancis Teke LysingeBishop of Mamfe, CameroonBishop Emeritus
56.4AppointedAndré Armand Vingt-TroisArchbishop of Tours, FranceCardinal, Archbishop Emeritus of Paris, France
22 Apr77.8DiedAntonio Lloren MabutasArchbishop Emeritus of Davao, Philippines
94.1DiedPlinio PascoliAuxiliary Bishop Emeritus of Roma {Rome}, Italy
23 Apr51.8AppointedLuis Quinteiro FiuzaAuxiliary Bishop of Santiago de Compostela, SpainBishop Emeritus of Tui-Vigo, Spain
51.8AppointedLuis Quinteiro FiuzaTitular Bishop of FuerteventuraBishop Emeritus of Tui-Vigo, Spain
24 Apr45.1AppointedGrzegorz BalcerekAuxiliary Bishop of Poznań, Poland
45.1AppointedGrzegorz BalcerekTitular Bishop of SelendetaAuxiliary Bishop of Poznań, Poland
26.2Ordained PriestAmancio Francisco Benítez CandiaPriest of Villarrica del Espíritu Santo, ParaguayBishop of Benjamín Aceval, Paraguay
31.4Ordained PriestLuiz Gonçalves KnuppPriest of Maringá, Parana, BrazilBishop of Três Lagoas, Mato Grosso do Sul, Brazil
41.7AppointedWłodzimierz Roman Juszczak, O.S.B.M.Bishop of Wrocław-Gdańsk (Ukrainian), PolandBishop of Wrocław-Koszalin (Ukrainian), Poland
30.9Ordained PriestGeorges MasriPriest of Alep [Beroea, Halab] (Melkite Greek), SyriaArchbishop
47.6AppointedLawrence MukkuzhyBishop of Belthangady (Syro-Malabar), India
64.5AppointedMiguel Mykycej, F.D.P. †Bishop of Santa María del Patrocinio en Buenos Aires (Ukrainian), ArgentinaBishop Emeritus
24.8Ordained PriestMassimiliano PalinuroPriest of Ariano Irpino-Lacedonia, ItalyVicar Apostolic of Istanbul, Turkey
49.6AppointedTadeusz PikusAuxiliary Bishop of Warszawa {Warsaw}, PolandBishop Emeritus of Drohiczyn, Poland
49.6AppointedTadeusz PikusTitular Bishop of LysiniaBishop Emeritus of Drohiczyn, Poland
50.7AppointedSalvador Emilio Riverón CortinaAuxiliary Bishop of San Cristobal de la Habana, Cuba
50.7AppointedSalvador Emilio Riverón CortinaTitular Bishop of VergiAuxiliary Bishop of San Cristobal de la Habana, Cuba
50.9Ordained BishopJoseph Mugenyi SabiitiTitular Bishop of Maximiana in NumidiaAuxiliary Bishop Emeritus of Fort Portal, Uganda
58.5AppointedSilvano Maria Tomasi, C.S.Titular Archbishop of AcelumCardinal, Permanent Observer Emeritus to United Nations Office and Specialized Agencies in Geneva
25 Apr27.4Ordained PriestBob John Hassan KoromaPriest of Makeni, Sierra LeoneBishop
30.1Ordained PriestAlbert HemromPriest of Dibrugarh, IndiaBishop
56.7InstalledArrigo MiglioBishop of Ivrea, ItalyCardinal, Archbishop Emeritus of Cagliari, Italy
29.7Ordained PriestJaime Cesar Ortiz de Lazcano PiquerPriest of Roma {Rome}, Italy
26 Apr75.4DiedJohann Bernard Wilhelm Maria MöllerBishop of Groningen, Netherlands
27 Apr49.3AppointedJesús Esteban Catalá IbáñezBishop of Alcalá de Henares, SpainBishop of Málaga, Spain
26.4Perpetual VowsDavid Israel De la Torre Altamirano, SS.CC.Member of Congregation of the Sacred Hearts of Jesus and MaryAuxiliary Bishop of Quito, Ecuador
60.3AppointedFrancesco Pio Tamburrino, O.S.B.Secretary of the Congregation for Divine Worship and the Discipline of the SacramentsArchbishop Emeritus of Foggia-Bovino, Italy
28 Apr84.4DiedJoseph-Marie-Georges-Michel GoupyBishop Emeritus of Blois, France
29 Apr64.9AppointedMarcel Paul HerriotBishop of Soissons (-Laon-Saint-Quentin), FranceBishop Emeritus
56.3AppointedGiuseppe LeanzaApostolic Nuncio to Bosnia and HerzegovinaApostolic Nuncio
30 Apr52.6AppointedMarc Camille Michel StengerBishop of Troyes, FranceBishop Emeritus
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