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CountryAscendingTurns 75Bishops (133)
Argentina Argentina2021.10.26Bishop Luis Alberto Fernández Alara (74)Bishop Luis Alberto Fernández Alara, Bishop of Rafaela (Argentina)
Australia Australia2022.04.19Bishop Terence John Gerard Brady (74)Bishop Terence John Gerard Brady, Titular Bishop of Talaptula and Auxiliary Bishop of Sydney (Australia)
2022.09.05Bishop Gerard Joseph Holohan (74)Bishop Gerard Joseph Holohan, Bishop of Bunbury (Australia)
Belgium Belgium2022.02.26Bishop Jean-Luc Hudsyn (74)Bishop Jean-Luc Hudsyn, Titular Bishop of Apt and Auxiliary Bishop of Mechelen–Brussel (Belgium)
2022.06.17Cardinal Jozef De Kesel (74)Cardinal Jozef De Kesel, Cardinal-Priest of Ss. Giovanni e Paolo, Metropolitan Archbishop of Mechelen–Brussel (Belgium), Military Ordinary of Belgium (Belgium) and President of Episcopal Conference of Belgium
Bolivia Bolivia2022.03.08Bishop Juan Vargas Aruquipa (74)Bishop Juan Vargas Aruquipa, Bishop of Coroico (Bolivia)
Brazil Brazil2021.11.10Bishop Antônio Fernando Brochini, C.S.S. (74)Bishop Antônio Fernando Brochini, C.S.S., Bishop of Itumbiara (Brazil)
2021.12.04Bishop Ângelo Pignoli (74)Bishop Ângelo Pignoli, Bishop of Quixadá (Brazil)
2022.01.01Bishop Vicente Costa (74)Bishop Vicente Costa, Bishop of Jundiaí (Brazil)
2022.01.24Bishop Romualdo Matias Kujawski (74)Bishop Romualdo Matias Kujawski, Bishop of Porto Nacional (Brazil)
2022.02.12Bishop Eduardo Zielski (74)Bishop Eduardo Zielski, Bishop of São Raimundo Nonato (Brazil)
2022.03.30Archbishop Jaime Vieira Rocha (74)Archbishop Jaime Vieira Rocha, Metropolitan Archbishop of Natal (Brazil)
2022.04.24Cardinal João Bráz de Aviz (74)Cardinal João Bráz de Aviz, Cardinal-Deacon of S. Elena fuori Porta Prenestina, Prefect of Congregation for Institutes of Consecrated Life and for Societies of Apostolic Life and Metropolitan Archbishop emeritus of Brasília (Brazil)
2022.06.10Archbishop Fernando Antônio Saburido, O.S.B. (74)Archbishop Fernando Antônio Saburido, O.S.B., Metropolitan Archbishop of Olinda e Recife (Brazil)
2022.06.16Archbishop Jacinto Furtado de Brito Sobrinho (74)Archbishop Jacinto Furtado de Brito Sobrinho, Metropolitan Archbishop of Teresina (Brazil)
2022.07.01Bishop Giuliano Frigeni, P.I.M.E. (74)Bishop Giuliano Frigeni, P.I.M.E., Bishop of Parintins (Brazil)
2022.09.07Bishop José Ubiratan Lopes, O.F.M. Cap. (74)Bishop José Ubiratan Lopes, O.F.M. Cap., Bishop of Itaguaí (Brazil)
2022.10.13Bishop Mariano Manzana (74)Bishop Mariano Manzana, Bishop of Mossoró (Brazil)
Burkina Faso Burkina Faso2022.10.12Bishop Joseph Sama (74)Bishop Joseph Sama, Bishop of Nouna (Burkina Faso)
Burundi Burundi2022.09.22Bishop Jean Ntagwarara (74)Bishop Jean Ntagwarara, Bishop of Bubanza (Burundi)
Canada Canada2022.01.16Cardinal Thomas Christopher Collins (74)Cardinal Thomas Christopher Collins, Cardinal-Priest of S. Patrizio and Metropolitan Archbishop of Toronto (Canada)
2022.05.27Bishop Gaétan Proulx, O.S.M. (74)Bishop Gaétan Proulx, O.S.M., Bishop of Gaspé (Canada)
2022.07.22Bishop Claude Champagne, O.M.I. (74)Bishop Claude Champagne, O.M.I., Bishop of Edmundston (Canada)
2022.10.13Archbishop Valéry Vienneau (74)Archbishop Valéry Vienneau, Metropolitan Archbishop of Moncton (Canada)
Colombia Colombia2022.01.26Archbishop Orlando Antonio Corrales García (74)Archbishop Orlando Antonio Corrales García, Metropolitan Archbishop of Santa Fe de Antioquia (Colombia)
2022.03.20Bishop José Roberto Ospina Leongómez (74)Bishop José Roberto Ospina Leongómez, Bishop of Buga (Colombia)
2022.04.13Archbishop Oscar Urbina Ortega (74)Archbishop Oscar Urbina Ortega, Metropolitan Archbishop of Villavicencio (Colombia)
2022.05.11Bishop Luis Felipe Sánchez Aponte (74)Bishop Luis Felipe Sánchez Aponte, Bishop of Chiquinquirá (Colombia)
Congo-Kinshasa Congo-Kinshasa2022.04.04Bishop Janvier Kataka Luvete (74)Bishop Janvier Kataka Luvete, Bishop of Wamba (Congo-Kinshasa)
Croatia Croatia2022.03.17Archbishop Želimir Puljić (74)Archbishop Želimir Puljić, Archbishop of Zadar (Croatia) and President of Croatian Bishops’ Conference
2022.03.24Archbishop Marin Barišić (74)Archbishop Marin Barišić, Metropolitan Archbishop of Split–Makarska (Croatia)
2022.05.08Bishop Antun Škvorčević (74)Bishop Antun Škvorčević, Bishop of Požega (Croatia)
Curaçao Curaçao2022.06.08Bishop Luis Antonio Secco, S.D.B. (74)Bishop Luis Antonio Secco, S.D.B., Bishop of Willemstad (Curaçao)
Djibouti Djibouti2021.12.28Bishop Giorgio Bertin, O.F.M. (74)Bishop Giorgio Bertin, O.F.M., Bishop of Djibouti (Djibouti) and Apostolic Administrator of Mogadishu (Somalia)
Dominican Republic Dominican Republic2022.10.15Archbishop Freddy Antonio de Jesús Bretón Martínez (74)Archbishop Freddy Antonio de Jesús Bretón Martínez, Metropolitan Archbishop of Santiago de los Caballeros (Dominican Republic) and President of Dominican Episcopal Conference
France France2021.11.27Archbishop Roland Minnerath (74)Archbishop Roland Minnerath, Metropolitan Archbishop of Dijon (France)
2022.02.21Bishop Yves Jean Marie Arsène Boivineau (74)Bishop Yves Jean Marie Arsène Boivineau, Bishop of Annecy (France)
2022.03.02Sr. Françoise Massy, F.M.M., Superior General of Franciscan Missionaries of Mary
2022.04.22Archbishop Pierre-Marie Joseph Carré (74)Archbishop Pierre-Marie Joseph Carré, Metropolitan Archbishop of Montpellier (France)
2022.09.14Bishop Jean-Louis-Henri-Maurice Papin (74)Bishop Jean-Louis-Henri-Maurice Papin, Bishop of Nancy (France)
2022.10.14Bishop Bernard Ginoux (74)Bishop Bernard Ginoux, Bishop of Montauban (France)
Germany Germany2021.10.30Bishop Bernhard Haßlberger (74)Bishop Bernhard Haßlberger, Titular Bishop of Octaba and Auxiliary Bishop of München und Freising (Germany)
2022.09.25Bishop Ulrich Boom (74)Bishop Ulrich Boom, Titular Bishop of Sullectum and Auxiliary Bishop of Würzburg (Germany)
Ghana Ghana2022.07.27Bishop Gabriel Akwasi Abiabo Mante (74)Bishop Gabriel Akwasi Abiabo Mante, Bishop of Jasikan (Ghana)
Guatemala Guatemala2022.07.16Cardinal Álvaro Leonel Ramazzini Imeri (74)Cardinal Álvaro Leonel Ramazzini Imeri, Cardinal-Priest of S. Giovanni Evangelista a Spinaceto and Bishop of Huehuetenango (Guatemala)
Hungary Hungary2022.02.12Bishop Ferenc Cserháti (74)Bishop Ferenc Cserháti, Titular Bishop of Centuria and Auxiliary Bishop of Esztergom–Budapest (Hungary)
India India2022.02.19Bishop Lourdes Daniel (74)Bishop Lourdes Daniel, Bishop of Nashik (India)
2022.02.22Bishop Jacob Manathodath (74)Bishop Jacob Manathodath, Bishop of Palghat of the Syro-Malabars (India)
2022.04.22Bishop Thomas Thuruthimattam, C.S.T. (74)Bishop Thomas Thuruthimattam, C.S.T., Bishop of Gorakhpur of the Syro-Malabars (India)
2022.09.12Bishop Clement Tirkey (74)Bishop Clement Tirkey, Bishop of Jalpaiguri (India)
2022.10.08Bishop Devadass Ambrose Mariadoss (74)Bishop Devadass Ambrose Mariadoss, Bishop of Tanjore (India)
Indonesia Indonesia2022.02.23Archbishop Peter Turang (74)Archbishop Peter Turang, Metropolitan Archbishop of Kupang (Indonesia)
2022.07.07Bishop Petrus Boddeng Timang (74)Bishop Petrus Boddeng Timang, Bishop of Banjarmasin (Indonesia)
Italy Italy2021.11.03Bishop Massimo Camisasca, F.S.C.B. (74)Bishop Massimo Camisasca, F.S.C.B., Bishop of Reggio Emilia–Guastalla (Italy)
2021.11.17Bishop Mario Meini (74)Bishop Mario Meini, Bishop of Fiesole (Italy)
2021.11.23Archbishop Michele Pennisi (74)Archbishop Michele Pennisi, Archbishop of Monreale (Italy)
2021.12.28Bishop Salvatore Muratore (74)Bishop Salvatore Muratore, Bishop of Nicosia (Italy)
2022.01.20Archbishop Riccardo Fontana (74)Archbishop Riccardo Fontana, Archbishop-Bishop of Arezzo–Cortona–Sansepolcro (Italy)
2022.01.22Bishop Vincenzo Apicella (74)Bishop Vincenzo Apicella, Bishop of Velletri–Segni (Italy)
2022.02.25Cardinal Giuseppe Betori (74)Cardinal Giuseppe Betori, Cardinal-Priest of S. Marcello and Metropolitan Archbishop of Firenze (Italy)
2022.03.07Bishop Giuseppe Zenti (74)Bishop Giuseppe Zenti, Bishop of Verona (Italy)
2022.03.31Bishop Domenico Mogavero (74)Bishop Domenico Mogavero, Bishop of Mazara del Vallo (Italy)
2022.04.06Bishop Domenico Cancian, F.A.M. (74)Bishop Domenico Cancian, F.A.M., Bishop of Città di Castello (Italy)
2022.04.08Archbishop Giovanni Tani (74)Archbishop Giovanni Tani, Archbishop of Urbino–Urbania–Sant’Angelo in Vado (Italy)
2022.05.13Bishop Lino Fumagalli (74)Bishop Lino Fumagalli, Bishop of Viterbo (Italy)
2022.06.15Bishop Beniamino Pizziol (74)Bishop Beniamino Pizziol, Bishop of Vicenza (Italy)
2022.07.14Bishop Lorenzo Loppa (74)Bishop Lorenzo Loppa, Bishop of Anagni–Alatri (Italy)
2022.08.01Bishop Romano Rossi (74)Bishop Romano Rossi, Bishop of Civita Castellana (Italy)
2022.09.05Archbishop Domenico Caliandro (74)Archbishop Domenico Caliandro, Archbishop of Brindisi–Ostuni (Italy)
2022.09.06Bishop Francesco Lambiasi (74)Bishop Francesco Lambiasi, Bishop of Rimini (Italy)
2022.09.08Bishop Giovanni Paolo Zedda (74)Bishop Giovanni Paolo Zedda, Bishop of Iglesias (Italy)
2022.09.29Archbishop Giampaolo Crepaldi (74)Archbishop Giampaolo Crepaldi, Archbishop-Bishop of Trieste (Italy)
2022.10.18Bishop Leonardo Bonanno (74)Bishop Leonardo Bonanno, Bishop of San Marco Argentano–Scalea (Italy)
Japan Japan2022.07.08Bishop John Eijiro Suwa (74)Bishop John Eijiro Suwa (使徒ヨハネ諏訪榮治郎), Bishop of Takamatsu 高松 (Japan)
Lebanon Lebanon2021.11.24Patriarch Raphaël Bedros XXI Minassian, I.C.P.B. (74)Patriarch Raphaël Bedros XXI Minassian, Patriarch of Cilicia of the Armenians (Lebanon) and President of Synod of the Armenian Catholic Church
Lesotho Lesotho2022.08.14Bishop Augustinus Tumaole Bane, O.M.I. (74)Bishop Augustinus Tumaole Bane, O.M.I., Bishop of Leribe (Lesotho) and President of Lesotho Catholic Bishops’ Conference
Mexico Mexico2021.11.20Bishop Jonás Guerrero Corona (74)Bishop Jonás Guerrero Corona, Bishop of Culiacán (Mexico)
2021.12.02Bishop Carlos Suárez Cázares (74)Bishop Carlos Suárez Cázares, Titular Bishop of Abidda and Auxiliary Bishop of Morelia (Mexico)
2021.12.06Bishop Andrés Vargas Peña (74)Bishop Andrés Vargas Peña, Bishop of Xochimilco (Mexico)
2022.04.10Bishop Rafael Sandoval Sandoval, M.N.M. (74)Bishop Rafael Sandoval Sandoval, M.N.M., Bishop of Autlán (Mexico)
2022.07.16Archbishop Alfonso Cortés Contreras (74)Archbishop Alfonso Cortés Contreras, Metropolitan Archbishop of León (Mexico)
2022.09.18Bishop Oscar Armando Campos Contreras (74)Bishop Oscar Armando Campos Contreras, Bishop of Ciudad Guzmán (Mexico)
Mozambique Mozambique2021.10.25Bishop Adriano Langa, O.F.M. (74)Bishop Adriano Langa, O.F.M., Bishop of Inhambane (Mozambique)
Nigeria Nigeria2022Archbishop Gabriel ’Leke Abegunrin (74)Archbishop Gabriel ’Leke Abegunrin, Metropolitan Archbishop of Ibadan (Nigeria)
2022.01.21Bishop Hilary Paul Odili Okeke (74)Bishop Hilary Paul Odili Okeke, Bishop of Nnewi (Nigeria)
2022.03.10Bishop John ’Oke Afareha (74)Bishop John ’Oke Afareha, Bishop of Warri (Nigeria)
Paraguay Paraguay2022.04.23Bishop Heinz Wilhelm Steckling, O.M.I. (74)Bishop Heinz Wilhelm Steckling, O.M.I., Bishop of Ciudad del Este (Paraguay)
Peru Peru2021.11.08Bishop Arthur Joseph Colgan, C.S.C. (74)Bishop Arthur Joseph Colgan, C.S.C., Titular Bishop of Ampora and Auxiliary Bishop of Chosica (Peru)
2022.03.13Bishop Fortunato Pablo Urcey, O.A.R. (74)Bishop Fortunato Pablo Urcey, O.A.R., Bishop-Prelate of Chota (Peru)
2022.09.02Bishop José Eduardo Velásquez Tarazona (74)Bishop José Eduardo Velásquez Tarazona, Bishop of Huaraz (Peru)
Philippines Philippines2022.06.11Bishop Francisco Mendoza De Leon (74)Bishop Francisco Mendoza De Leon, Bishop of Antipolo (Philippines)
2022.06.24Archbishop Romulo Tolentino de la Cruz (74)Archbishop Romulo Tolentino de la Cruz, Metropolitan Archbishop of Zamboanga (Philippines)
2022.08.05Bishop Manolo Alarcon de los Santos (74)Bishop Manolo Alarcon de los Santos, Bishop of Virac (Philippines)
Poland Poland2021.12.19Bishop Jan Szkodoń (74)Bishop Jan Szkodoń, Titular Bishop of Turrisblanda and Auxiliary Bishop of Kraków (Poland)
2022.01.08Bishop Edward Eugeniusz Białogłowski (74)Bishop Edward Eugeniusz Białogłowski, Titular Bishop of Pomaria and Auxiliary Bishop of Rzeszów (Poland)
2022.04.22Bishop Paweł Stobrawa (74)Bishop Paweł Stobrawa, Titular Bishop of Eca and Auxiliary Bishop of Opole (Poland)
Portugal Portugal2022.05.05Cardinal António Augusto dos Santos Marto (74)Cardinal António Augusto dos Santos Marto, Cardinal-Priest of S. Maria sopra Minerva and Bishop of Leiria–Fátima (Portugal)
Rwanda Rwanda2022.02.02Bishop Smaragde Mbonyintege (74)Bishop Smaragde Mbonyintege, Bishop of Kabgayi (Rwanda) and President of Association of Episcopal Conferences of Central Africa
Slovenia Slovenia2022.02.22Bishop Jurij Bizjak (74)Bishop Jurij Bizjak, Bishop of Koper (Slovenia)
South Africa South Africa2022.10.13Bishop Pius Mlungisi Dlungwane (74)Bishop Pius Mlungisi Dlungwane, Bishop of Mariannhill (South Africa)
South Korea South Korea2022.01.04Bishop Gabriel Chang Bong-hun (74)Bishop Gabriel Chang Bong-hun (장봉훈 가브리엘 / 張峰軒), Bishop of Cheongju 청주 (South Korea)
2022.02.21Archbishop Hyginus Kim Hee-joong (74)Archbishop Hyginus Kim Hee-joong (김희중 히지노 / 金熙中), Metropolitan Archbishop of Gwangju 광주 (South Korea)
Spain Spain2021.10.25Bishop Atilano Rodríguez Martínez (74)Bishop Atilano Rodríguez Martínez, Bishop of Sigüenza–Guadalajara (Spain)
2021.11.13Bishop Adolfo González Montes (74)Bishop Adolfo González Montes, Bishop of Almería (Spain)
2022.01.13Archbishop Francisco Pérez González (74)Archbishop Francisco Pérez González, Metropolitan Archbishop of Pamplona y Tudela (Spain)
2022.01.17Bishop Manuel Herrero Fernández, O.S.A. (74)Bishop Manuel Herrero Fernández, O.S.A., Bishop of Palencia (Spain)
2022.04.18Bishop Manuel Sánchez Monge (74)Bishop Manuel Sánchez Monge, Bishop of Santander (Spain)
2022.06.26Bishop Luis Quinteiro Fiuza (74)Bishop Luis Quinteiro Fiuza, Bishop of Tui–Vigo (Spain)
2022.07.07Bishop Juan Antonio Reig Plá (74)Bishop Juan Antonio Reig Plá, Bishop of Alcalá de Henares (Spain)
Sri Lanka Sri Lanka2022.09.06Bishop Cletus Chandrasiri Perera, O.S.B. Silv. (74)Bishop Cletus Chandrasiri Perera, O.S.B. Silv., Bishop of Ratnapura (Sri Lanka)
Switzerland Switzerland2022.02.03Archbishop Emil Paul Tscherrig (74)Archbishop Emil Paul Tscherrig, Titular Archbishop of Voli, Apostolic Nuncio to San Marino and Apostolic Nuncio to Italy
Syria Syria2022.08.03Bishop Georges Abou Khazen, O.F.M. (74)Bishop Georges Abou Khazen, O.F.M., Vicar Apostolic of Aleppo (Syria) and Titular Bishop of Rusadus
Tanzania Tanzania2022.05.08Bishop Desiderius Rwoma (74)Bishop Desiderius Rwoma, Bishop of Bukoba (Tanzania)
Turkey Turkey2022.09.22Bishop Paolo Bizzeti, S.J. (74)Bishop Paolo Bizzeti, S.J., Vicar Apostolic of Anatolia (Turkey) and Titular Bishop of Tabæ
Uganda Uganda2022.06.29Archbishop John Baptist Odama (74)Archbishop John Baptist Odama, Metropolitan Archbishop of Gulu (Uganda)
Uruguay Uruguay2022.05.26Bishop Leopoldo Hermes Garin Bruzzone (74)Bishop Leopoldo Hermes Garin Bruzzone, Titular Bishop of Benepota and Auxiliary Bishop of Canelones (Uruguay)
2022.09.20Bishop Carlos María Collazzi Irazábal, S.D.B. (74)Bishop Carlos María Collazzi Irazábal, S.D.B., Bishop of Mercedes (Uruguay) and Vice-President of Episcopal Conference of Uruguay
USA USA2021.11.26Bishop Paul Robert Sanchez (74)Bishop Paul Robert Sanchez, Titular Bishop of Cœliana and Auxiliary Bishop of Brooklyn (USA)
2021.11.30Bishop Edward William Clark (74)Bishop Edward William Clark, Titular Bishop of Gardar and Auxiliary Bishop of Los Angeles (USA)
2022Fr. Lance P. Nadeau, M.M. (74)Fr. Lance P. Nadeau, M.M., Superior General of Catholic Foreign Mission Society of America (Maryknoll Fathers)
2022.01.21Bishop Thomas James Olmsted (74)Bishop Thomas James Olmsted, Bishop of Phoenix (USA), Apostolic Administrator of Holy Protection of Mary of Phoenix of the Ruthenians (USA) and First Vice-President of “Vox Clara” Committee
2022.02.06Bishop Mark Edward Brennan (74)Bishop Mark Edward Brennan, Bishop of Wheeling–Charleston (USA)
2022.03.03Bishop Daniel Robert Jenky, C.S.C. (74)Bishop Daniel Robert Jenky, C.S.C., Bishop of Peoria (USA)
2022.03.04Bishop Edward Michael Deliman (74)Bishop Edward Michael Deliman, Titular Bishop of Sufes and Auxiliary Bishop of Philadelphia (USA)
2022.05.28Bishop Ralph Walker Nickless (74)Bishop Ralph Walker Nickless, Bishop of Sioux City (USA)
2022.08.21Bishop Liam Stephen Cary (74)Bishop Liam Stephen Cary, Bishop of Baker (USA)
2022.08.24Bishop Ronald William Gainer (74)Bishop Ronald William Gainer, Bishop of Harrisburg (USA)
2022.09.02Cardinal Kevin Joseph Farrell (74)Cardinal Kevin Joseph Farrell, Cardinal-Deacon of S. Giuliano Martire, Prefect of Dicastery for Laity, Family and Life, Chamberlain of the Holy Roman Church of Apostolic Camera, President of Commission for Confidential Matters and Bishop emeritus of Dallas (USA)
2022.09.02Bishop Robert Charles Evans (74)Bishop Robert Charles Evans, Titular Bishop of Aquæ regiæ and Auxiliary Bishop of Providence (USA)
2022.10.09Bishop Donald Francis Hanchon (74)Bishop Donald Francis Hanchon, Titular Bishop of Horreomargum and Auxiliary Bishop of Detroit (USA)
Venezuela Venezuela2022.04.25Archbishop Mariano José Parra Sandoval (74)Archbishop Mariano José Parra Sandoval, Metropolitan Archbishop of Coro (Venezuela)
2022.09.03Bishop José de la Trinidad Valera Angulo (74)Bishop José de la Trinidad Valera Angulo, Bishop of Guanare (Venezuela)
Vietnam Vietnam2022.07.20Bishop Cosme Hoàng Văn Ðạt, S.J. (74)Bishop Cosme Hoàng Văn Ðạt, S.J., Bishop of Bac Ninh (Vietnam)

as of 2021.10.18

See Also

Non-Retired Bishops of age 75 or above

Retired Bishops under the age of 75

Youngest Bishops

Oldest Bishops

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