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Historical Events

Events 1 - 100 of 299

0230-07-21 - St Pontianus begins his reign as Catholic Pope
0235-09-29 - St Pontianus ends his reign as Catholic Pope
0235-11-21 - St Anterus begins his reign as Catholic Pope
0236-01-03 - St Anterus ends his reign as Catholic Pope
0236-01-10 - St Fabian begins his reign as Catholic Pope
0250-01-20 - St Fabian ends his reign as Catholic Pope (236-50)
0253-06-25 - St Lucius I begins his reign as Catholic Pope
0254-05-12 - Stephan I replaces Lucius I as Catholic Pope
0257-08-02 - St Stephen I ends his reign as Catholic Pope
0257-08-30 - St Sixtus II begins his reign as Catholic Pope
0258-08-06 - St Sixtus II ends his reign as Catholic Pope
0268-12-26 - Pope St Dionysius dies
0269-01-03 - St Felix I begins his reign as Catholic Pope
0274-01-04 - St Eutychian begins his reign as Catholic Pope
0283-12-17 - St Gaius begins his reign as Catholic Pope
0296-04-22 - St Gaius ends his reign as Catholic Pope
0296-06-30 - St Marcellinus begins his reign as Catholic Pope
0306-11-30 - St Marcellus I begins his reign as Catholic Pope
0310-04-18 - St Eusebius begins his reign as Catholic Pope
0310-10-21 - St Eusebius ends his reign as Catholic Pope
0311-07-02 - St Militiades begins his reign as Catholic Pope
0314-01-31 - St Silvester I begins his reign as Catholic Pope
0336-01-18 - St Mark elected Catholic Pope
0336-10-07 - Pope Saint Mark's death ends his reign as Catholic Pope leaving the papacy vacant
0337-02-06 - St Julius I begins his reign as Catholic Pope
0352-05-17 - Liberius begins his reign as Catholic Pope replacing Julius I
0366-09-24 - Liberius ends his reign as Catholic Pope
0366-10-01 - St Damasus I begins his reign as Catholic Pope
0384-12-11 - St Damasus I dies and ends his reign as Catholic Pope. Began reign 366
0399-11-27 - St Anastasius I begins his reign as Catholic Pope
0401-12-19 - St Anastasius I ends his reign as Catholic Pope
0401-12-22 - St Innocent I begins his reign as Catholic Pope
0417-03-18 - St Zosimus begins his reign as Catholic Pope
0418-12-26 - Pope St Zosimus dies
0418-12-27 - [Etalius] begins his reign as Catholic Pope
0418-12-28 - St Boniface I begins his reign as Catholic Pope
0419-04-03 - [Etalius] ends his reign as Catholic Pope
0422-09-04 - St Boniface I ends his reign as Catholic Pope
0422-09-10 - St Celestine I begins his reign as Catholic Pope
0432-07-27 - St Celestine I ends his reign as Catholic Pope
0432-07-31 - St Sixtus III begins his reign as Catholic Pope
0440-08-19 - St Sixtus III ends his reign as Catholic Pope
0461-11-19 - St Hilary begins his reign as Catholic Pope
0468-03-03 - St Simplicius elected to succeed Catholic Pope Hilarius
0483-03-13 - St Felix III begins his reign as Catholic Pope
0492-03-01 - St Felix III ends his reign as Catholic Pope
0492-03-01 - St Gelasius I begins his reign as Catholic Pope
0496-11-24 - Anastasius II succeeds Gelasius I as Catholic Pope
0523-08-06 - St Hormisdas ends his reign as Catholic Pope
0523-08-13 - St John I begins his reign as Catholic Pope
0526-07-12 - St Felix IV begins his reign as Catholic Pope
0530-09-22 - Boniface II begins his reign as Catholic Pope
0530-09-22 - St Felix IV reign as Catholic Pope ends
0530-09-22 - Discorus begins his reign as Catholic anti-Pope
0530-10-14 - Discorus ends his reign as Catholic anti-Pope
0532-10-17 - Boniface II ends his reign as Catholic Pope
0533-01-02 - John II begins his reign as Catholic Pope
0535-05-08 - John II's reign as Catholic Pope ends
0535-05-13 - St Agapitus I begins his reign as Catholic Pope
0536-04-22 - St. Agapetus I ends his reign as Catholic Pope
0536-06-08 - St Silverius begins his reign as Catholic Pope
0555-06-07 - Vigilius ends his reign as Catholic Pope
0556-04-16 - Pelagius I begins his reign as Catholic Pope
0561-07-17 - John III begins his reign as Catholic Pope succeeding Pelagius I
0574-07-13 - John III ends his reign as Catholic Pope
0575-06-02 - Benedict I begins his reign as Catholic Pope
0579-07-30 - Benedict I ends his reign as Catholic Pope
0579-11-26 - Pelagius II begins his reign as Catholic Pope
0590-09-03 - St Gregory I begins his reign as Catholic Pope
0607-02-19 - Boniface III begins his reign as Catholic Pope
0608-09-15 - St Boniface IV begins his reign as Catholic Pope
0609-05-13 - Pope Boniface I turns Pantheon in Rome into a Catholic church
0615-05-08 - St Boniface IV's reign as Catholic Pope ends
0615-10-19 - St Deusdedit I begins his reign as Catholic Pope
0619-12-23 - Boniface V begins his reign as Catholic Pope
0625-10-25 - Boniface V ends his reign as Catholic Pope
0625-10-27 - Honorius I begins his reign as Catholic Pope
0638-10-12 - Honorius I ends his reign as Catholic Pope; Pope Severinus elected
0640-05-28 - Severinus begins his reign as Catholic Pope (elected in 638)
0640-12-24 - John IV begins his reign as Catholic Pope
0642-10-12 - John IV ends his reign as Catholic Pope
0642-11-24 - Theodore I begins his reign as Catholic Pope
0649-05-14 - Theodore I ends his reign as Catholic Pope
0649-07-05 - St Martin I begins his reign as Catholic Pope
0653-06-17 - St Martin I ends his reign as Catholic Pope
0657-06-02 - St Eugene I ends his reign as Catholic Pope
0657-07-30 - St Vitalian begins his reign as Catholic Pope succeeding Eugene I
0672-01-27 - St Vitalian ends his reign as Catholic Pope
0672-04-11 - Deusdedit III begins his reign as Catholic Pope
0676-06-17 - Deusdedit III ends his reign as Catholic Pope
0676-11-02 - Donus begins his reign as Catholic Pope replacing Pope Adeodatus II
0678-06-27 - St Agatho begins his reign as Catholic Pope
0682-08-17 - St Leo II begins his reign as Catholic Pope
0683-07-03 - St Leo II ends his reign as Catholic Pope
0684-06-26 - St Benedict II begins his reign as Catholic Pope
0685-05-08 - St Benedict II'sreign as Catholic Pope ends
0685-07-23 - John V begins his reign as Catholic Pope
0686-10-21 - Conon begins his reign as Catholic Pope
0687-12-15 - St Sergius I begins his reign as Catholic Pope succeeding Conon
0701-09-09 - St Sergius I ends his reign as Catholic Pope

Famous Birthdays

Birthdays 1 - 100 of 125

0801-09-08 - Ansgar, German Catholic archbishop (d. 865)
0973-05-06 - Henry II, Roman Catholic German king/emperor (1002/14-24)
1017-10-28 - Henry III, Roman Catholic German emperor (1046-56)
1211-02-12 - Henry VII, Roman catholic German king (1220-35)
1283-04-01 - Ludwig IV of Baveria, Roman Catholic Bavarian emperor (1314-47)
1352-05-05 - Ruprecht, Roman catholic German king
1361-02-26 - Wenceslas of Bohemia, Holy Roman Catholic German emperor (1378-1400)
French Soldier and National Heroine Joan of ArcFrench Soldier and National Heroine Joan of Arc (1412-01-06) 1412-01-06 - Joan of Arc, Domrémy, Roman Catholic Saint and national heroine of France (legendary date) (d. 1431)
1452-03-10 - Ferdinand II, the Catholic, King of Aragon/Sicily (expelled Jews)
1455-03-15 - Pietro Accolti, Italian Catholic cardinal (d. 1532)
1477-01-14 - Hermann of Wied, German Catholic archbishop (d. 1552)
1480-02-13 - Girolamo Aleandro, Italian Catholic cardinal (d. 1542)
1480-06-01 - Tiedemann Giese, Polish Catholic bishop (d. 1550)
1488-03-19 - Johannes Magnus, last Catholic Archbishop of Sweden (d. 1544)
1495-11-21 - John Bale, England, bishop/anti-catholic playwright (Kynge Johan)
1519-07-20 - Innocent IX, [Giovanni A Facchinetti], 230th Catholic pope (1591)
1535-02-11 - Gregory XIV, [Niccolo Sfondrati], Roman Catholic pope (1590-91)
1548-03-13 - Sasbout Vosmeer, Dutch Catholic theologist/apostole
1550-01-31 - Henry I, Duke of Guise, French Catholic leader (d. 1588)
English Catholic Conspirator Guy FawkesEnglish Catholic Conspirator Guy Fawkes (1570-04-13) 1570-04-13 - Guy Fawkes, English Catholic conspirator (d. 1606)
1581-02-17 - Fausto Poli, Italian Catholic priest (d. 1653)
1585-10-28 - Cornelius Otto Jansen, France, Roman Catholic reform leader
1608-05-15 - René Goupil, French Catholic missionary (Canadian Martyrs) (d. 1642)
1626-12-08 - Christina, queen of Sweden who abdicated after becoming Catholic
1629-09-21 - Philip Cardinal Howard, English Catholic cardinal (d. 1694)
1629-11-01 - St. Oliver Plunkett, last Catholic martyr to die in England. (d. 1681)
1645-08-10 - Eusebio Kino, Italian Catholic missionary (d. 1711)
1673-01-31 - Louis de Montfort, French catholic priest and saint (d. 1716)
1678-03-15 - Dominique Marie Valet, French RC/old-catholic bishop
1678-07-26 - Joseph I Habsburg, German king/Roman catholic emperor (1705-11)
1690-09-12 - Peter Dens, Belgian Catholic theologian (d. 1775)
1691-09-29 - Richard Challoner, English Catholic prelate (d. 1781)
1692-11-15 - Eusebius Amort, German Catholic theologian (d. 1775)
1710-10-24 - Alban Butler, English Catholic priest and writer (d. 1773)
1720-02-26 - Gian Francesco Albani, Italian Catholic cardinal (d. 1803)
1725-04-23 - Saint Gerard Majella, Catholic saint (d. 1755)
1735-01-08 - John Carroll, American Roman Catholic archbishop (d. 1815)
1757-06-08 - Cardinal Ercole Consalvi, Italian Roman Catholic Cardinal (d. 1824)
1st American-born Saint Elizabeth Ann Bayley Seton1st American-born Saint Elizabeth Ann Bayley Seton (1774-08-28) 1774-08-28 - Elizabeth Ann Bayley Seton, 1st American Catholic saint (1975), (d. 1821)
1775-11-27 - Joachim G le Sage ten Broek, Dutch notary/catholic foreman/publicist
1786-05-08 - Jean Vianney, French Catholic priest (d. 1859)
1786-12-04 - John LA Luyten, Catholic Member of Dutch 2nd parliament [or 12/14]
1804-09-14 - Louis Desiré Maigret, French Catholic prelate (d. 1882)
1807-02-08 - Franciscus J van Vree, Dutch Catholic foreman
1809-07-30 - Charles Chiniquy, Quebec-born excommunicated Catholic priest (d. 1899)
1810-05-02 - Leo XIII, 257th Roman Catholic pope (1878-1903)
1813-03-07 - Judocus Smits, Dutch Catholic newspaper pioneer/founder (The Time)
1820-02-17 - Elzéar-Alexandre Taschereau, Catholic cardinal (d. 1898)
1821-03-01 - Joseph Hubert Reinkens, German Catholic bishop (d. 1896)
1822-10-29 - Mieczysław Halka Ledóchowski, Polish Catholic Cardinal (d. 1902)
1824-06-18 - Johannes Heykamp, Catholic archbishop of Utrecht
1824-08-28 - Carel JCH van Nispen of Sevenaer, Dutch Catholic politician
1827-04-23 - Johann F Ritter von Schulte, German Catholic lawyer
1828-01-10 - Herman Koeckemann, German Catholic prelate (d. 1892)
1828-07-09 - Luigi Oreglia di Santo Stefano, Italian Catholic churchman (d. 1913)
1830-04-06 - James Augustine Healy, Macon Ga, 1st African American Roman Catholic bishop
1833-10-02 - Rev. William Corby, American Catholic priest (d. 1897)
1833-11-24 - Antoine Labelle, Quebec catholic priest (d. 1891)
1835-06-02 - Pius X, [Giuseppe Sarto], 257th Roman Catholic pope (1903-14)
1839-08-30 - Gulstan Ropert, French Catholic prelate (d. 1903)
1845-08-20 - St. Albert Chmielowski, Polish Catholic Saint (d. 1916)
1852-08-31 - Georges/Joris Helleputte, Belgian Catholic minister
1854-04-21 - William Stang, Roman Catholic Bishop (d. 1907)
1857-08-18 - Libert H. Boeynaems, Belgian Catholic prelate (d. 1926)
1858-11-26 - Katharine Drexel, Roman Catholic Saint (d. 1955)
1863-04-29 - Maria Theresa Ledochowska, Polish-Austrian Catholic nun (d. 1922)
1864-09-27 - Andrej Hlinka, Slovak politician and Catholic Priest (d. 1938)
1865-04-17 - Ursula Julia Ledochowska, Polish-Austrian Catholic saint (d. 1939)
1866-09-27 - Eurosia Fabris, Italian Catholic Blessed (d. 1932)
1870-10-23 - Francis Kelley, Catholic Bishop of Oklahoma (d. 1948)
1873-01-02 - Thérèse de Lisieux, French Roman-Catholic nun (d. 1897)
1876-11-03 - Stephen Peter Alencastre, Roman Catholic prelate (d. 1940)
1878-04-26 - Saint Rafael Guízar Valencia, Mexican Catholic bishop
1878-10-13 - Patrick Joseph Hartigan, Australian Roman Catholic priest (d. 1952)
1882-11-18 - Jacques Maritain, France, Catholic philosopher (exponent of St Thomas)
1883-03-24 - James I Wedgwood, British theosophist/old-catholic bishop
1887-05-25 - Pio of Pietrelcina, Catholic saint (d. 1968)
1891-10-25 - Father Coughlin, Roman Catholic priest and pro-Fascist radio broadcaster (d. 1979)
1892-07-31 - Joseph Charbonneau, French-Canadian Roman Catholic archbishop (d. 1959)
1894-11-26 - James Charles McGuigan, Catholic cardinal archbishop of Toronto (d. 1974)
1895-01-07 - Marie-Dominique Chenu, French Roman Catholic theologist
1896-12-21 - Carl Romme, Dutch catholic foreman/KVP-min Socialist Business
1897-09-26 - Pope Paul VI, [Giovanni Montini], 262nd Roman Catholic pope (1963-78)
1897-11-08 - Dorothy Day, New York, American journalist, social activist, and devout Catholic convert
1898-06-19 - James Joseph Sweeney, American Catholic prelate (d. 1968)
1901-04-06 - Pier Giorgio Frassati, Italian Catholic (d. 1925)
Governor of New York Thomas DeweyGovernor of New York Thomas Dewey (1902-03-24) 1902-03-24 - Thomas E. Dewey, Owosso Michigan, Governor and Republican presidential candidate 1944, 1948
1905-11-29 - Marcel Lefebvre, French Roman catholic bishop (d. 1991)
1906-05-20 - Giuseppe Siri, Italian Catholic cardinal (d. 1989)
1909-02-07 - Hélder Câmara, Roman catholic archbishop (d. 1999)
1910-01-30 - Frans Dohmen, union leader (Dutch Catholic Mineworker's Union)
1912-08-05 - Abbé Pierre, French Catholic priest (d. 2007)
1912-10-17 - John Paul I, [Albino Luciano], 263rd Roman Catholic pope (1978)
1915-01-12 - Joseph-Aurèle Plourde, Catholic archbishop of Ottawa
1915-01-14 - Andre Frossard, Catholic columnist
1916-05-28 - Walker Percy, Birmingham Ala, writer (Adventures of a Bad Catholic)
1917-08-15 - Oscar Romero, El Salvador Roman catholic priest (d. 1980)
1920-01-15 - John J "Cardinal" O'Connor, Phila, Roman Catholic Archbishop of NY
1920-02-04 - John Hartford Worlock, Roman Catholic Bishop of Liverpool
264th Pope John Paul II264th Pope John Paul II (1920-05-18) 1920-05-18 - John Paul II, [Karol Wojtyla], Wadowice Poland, 264th Roman Catholic Pope (1978-2005)

Famous Weddings

Weddings 1 - 18 of 18

Founder of Protestanism Martin LutherFounder of Protestanism Martin Luther (1525-06-13) 1525-06-13 - Martin Luther marries Katharina von Bora, against the celibacy rule decreed by the Roman Catholic Church for priests and nuns.
1916-03-22 - British writer ('Lord of the Rings'), poet and professor J.R.R. (John Ronald Reuel) Tolkien marries Edith Mary Bratt at St. Mary Immaculate Roman Catholic Church, Warwick
1994-10-08 - "Growing Pains" actress Tracey Gold (25) weds Roby Marshall (29) at St. Charles Catholic Church
1996-05-18 - NFL Buffalo Bills quarterback Jim Kelly (36) weds former marketing director Jill Waggoner (27) at St. Christopher's Catholic Church in suburban Buffalo
1996-07-14 - "Green Bay Packer" quarterback Brett Favre (20) weds Deanna Tynes (28) at St. Agnes Catholic Church in Green Bay, Wisconsin
Actress & Singer Lucy LawlessActress & Singer Lucy Lawless (1998-05-28) 1998-05-28 - "Xena: The Warrior Princess" Lucy Lawless (30) weds executive producer Rob Tapert (43) at Saint Monica Catholic Church in Santa Monica, California
2001-04-18 - NBA star player Kobe Bryant (22) weds Vanessa Laine at St. Edward Roman Catholic Church in Dana Point, California
2003-06-07 - "Sidewalks of New York" actor-director Edward Burns (34) weds Calvin Klein model Christy Turlington (32) at St. Peter and Paul's Catholic Church in San Francisco, California
2003-06-28 - Colombian American actor John Leguizamo (42) weds estate planner Justine Maurer (35) on a Catholic-Jewish ceremony in New York
2004-07-31 - "Ed" actor Tom Cavanagh (35) weds "Sports Illustrated" photo editor Maureen Grise (33) at a 19th-century, cedar-shingled Roman Catholic church in Nantucket, Massachusetts
NBA Guard Kobe BryantNBA Guard Kobe Bryant (2001-04-18) 2005-01-29 - "New York Mets" catcher Mike Piazza (36) weds former "Baywatch" actress Alicia Rickter (32) at St. Jude Catholic Church in Miami, Florida
2006-05-26 - Soccer star player Joshua Kennedy (23) weds Australian Opals player Jacinta Hamilton at St. Joseph's Catholic Church in Port Melbourne
2007-02-17 - Australian TV presenter Natalie Gruzlewski (30) weds pro surfer Luke Egan at St. Augustine's Catholic Church
2008-07-12 - Black Eyed Peas rapper Taboo (32) weds fashion publicist Jaymie Dizon (29) at St. Andrews Catholic Church in Pasadena, California
2009-02-26 - Supermodel Gisele Bundchen (32) weds NFL New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady (35) at St. Monica Catholic Church in Santa Monica
Actor & Former Rapper Mark WahlbergActor & Former Rapper Mark Wahlberg (2009-08-01) 2009-08-01 - Fashion model Rhea Durham (34) weds actor and producer Mark Wahlberg (41) at Good Shepherd Catholic Church in Beverly Hills
2010-04-09 - Philadelphia Eagles long snapper Jon Dorenbos (30) weds Julie Lesicki at St. Augstine Catholic Church in Philadelphia
2012-07-07 - "The Office" Ellie Kemper (32) weds former "Conan O'Brien" writer Michael Koman at the Blessed Sacrament Roman Catholic Church in New York City

Famous Deaths

Deaths 1 - 100 of 143

0274-12-30 - St Felix I, dies and ends his reign as Catholic Pope
0283-12-07 - Catholic Pope Saint Eutychian
0308-01-16 - Marcellus I, Catholic Pope (-308), dies
0335-12-31 - St. Silvester I, Catholic Pope, dies in office
0496-11-21 - Pope Gelasius I, Catholic Pope, of Berber extraction
0705-01-11 - John VI, Catholic Pope (701-05), dies
0741-11-28 - Syrian Catholic Pope Saint Gregory III
0752-03-26 - Stephen II, Catholic Pope (3/22-26/752), dies
0772-01-24 - Stephen III/IV, Catholic Pope (768-72), dies. (b. 720)
0965-07-04 - Pope Benedict V, Italian Roman Catholic Pope (b. unknown)
1063-03-21 - Blessed Richeza of Lotharingia, venerated in Roman Catholicism, wife of King Mieszko II of Poland
1125-05-23 - Hendrik V, Roman catholics German king/emperor (1098/1111-25), dies
1131-04-30 - Adjutor, Roman Catholic Saint
1197-09-28 - Henry VI von Hohenstaufen, Roman Catholic German King (1169-97), dies
1242-02-12 - Hendrik VII, Roman Catholics German king (1220-35), commits suicide
1297-08-19 - Saint Louis of Toulouse, French Catholic bishop (b. 1274)
1313-08-24 - Henry VII, Roman Catholic German King/emperor (1308/12-13), dies
1410-05-18 - Ruprecht, Roman catholics German king, dies
1442-12-18 - Pierre Cauchon, French Catholic bishop (b. 1371)
1468-09-26 - Juan de Torquemada, Spanish Catholic cardinal (b. 1388)
1471-02-21 - John of Rokycan, Czech Catholic archbishop
1500-10-01 - John Alcock, English Catholic bishop
1521-06-15 - Tamás Bakócz. Hungarian Catholic cardinal and statesman (b. 1442)
1532-12-11 - Pietro Accolti, Italian Catholic cardinal (b. 1455)
1542-02-01 - Girolamo Aleandro, Italian Catholic cardinal (b. 1480)
1544-03-22 - Johannes Magnus, last Catholic Archbishop of Sweden (b. 1488)
1545-08-27 - Piotr Gamrat, Polish Catholic archbishop (b. 1487)
1547-01-11 - Pietro Bembo, Italian author, literary theorist, and Catholic cardinal (b. 1470)
1548-06-03 - Juan de Zumárraga, Spanish Catholic bishop of Mexico (b. 1468)
1550-10-23 - Tiedemann Giese, Polish Catholic bishop (b. 1480)
1550-11-07 - Jon Arason, the last Roman Catholic bishop of Iceland prior to the reformation, beheaded in Skalholt with his two sons Are and Bjorn. (b. 1484)
1552-08-15 - Hermann of Wied, German Catholic archbishop (b. 1477)
1552-12-02 - Francis Xavier, Spanish Catholic missionary (b. 1506)
1560-02-16 - Jean du Bellay, French Catholic cardinal and diplomat
1571-06-01 - John Story, English Catholic martyr, executed at Tyburn by being hung, drawn and quartered
1579-08-05 - Stanislaus Hosius, Polish Catholic cardinal (b. 1504)
1581-04-03 - Huibert Duifhuis, Roman Catholic pastor (Rotterdam/Utrecht), dies
1581-12-01 - Ralph Sherwin, English Catholic saint (b. 1550)
1584-11-03 - Charles Borromeo, Italian Roman Catholic cardinal (b. 1538)
1585-07-06 - Thomas Aufield, English Catholic martyr (b. 1552)
1588-10-01 - Blessed Edward James, Catholic martyr
1588-12-23 - Hendrik de Guise, French leader of Catholic League, murdered at 37
1594-07-24 - John Boste, Catholic saint and martyr (b. 1544)
1595-03-04 - Robert Southwell, English poet, hanged for becoming a Catholic priest
1616-10-17 - John Pitts, Catholic scholar and writer. (b. 1560)
1619-03-20 - Matthias II, Holy Roman Catholic emperor (1611-19), dies
1640-12-09 - Pierre Fourier, Roman Catholic saint and French priest (b.1565)
1642-09-29 - René Goupil, French Catholic missionary, one of Canadian Martyrs (b. 1608)
1653-10-07 - Fausto Poli, Italian Catholic priest (b. 1581)
1657-04-02 - Jean-Jacques Olier - French catholic priest, founder of the Society of Saint-Sulpice (b. 1608)
1680-08-19 - Jean Eudes, French catholic priest, founder of the Eudists (b. 1601)
1682-04-01 - Franz Egon of Fürstenberg, Bavarian Catholic archbishop (b. 1625)
1694-06-17 - Philip Cardinal Howard, English Catholic Cardinal (b. 1629)
1695-08-06 - François de Harlay de Champvallon, French Catholic archbishop (b. 1625)
1711-03-15 - Eusebio Kino, Italian Catholic missionary (b. 1645)
1715-01-07 - François Fénelon, French-Catholic theologian and writer (b. 1651)
1716-04-28 - Louis de Montfort, French catholic priest (b. 1673)
1727-01-20 - John van Bylevelt, Catholic apostole, dies
1734-04-04 - Johann C van Erckel, old Catholic theologist, dies at about 79
1742-05-14 - Dominique Marie Valet, French RC/old-catholic bishop, dies at 64
1755-10-16 - Saint Gerard Majella, Catholic saint (b. 1725)
1773-05-15 - Alban Butler, English Catholic priest and writer (b. 1710)
1775-02-05 - Eusebius Amort, German Catholic theologian (b. 1692)
1775-02-15 - Peter Dens, Flemish Catholic theologian (b. 1690)
1781-01-12 - Richard Challoner, English Catholic prelate (b. 1691)
1803-09-15 - Gian Francesco Albani, Italian Catholic cardinal (b. 1719)
1815-12-03 - John Carroll (priest), first Roman Catholic archbishop in the U.S. (b. 1735)
1840-04-19 - Jean-Jacques Lartigue, Roman catholic bishop of Montreal (b. 1777)
1859-09-15 - John LA Luyten, Catholic Member of Dutch 2nd parliament, dies at 72
1861-01-31 - Franciscus J van Vree, Dutch Catholic foreman, dies at 53
1862-02-27 - Gabriele dell' Addolorata, patron of Ital Catholic youth, dies at 23
1867-10-04 - Francis Xavier Seelos German-American Roman Catholic priest (b. 1819)
1875-11-06 - John Baptist van Son, Dutch Catholic politician, dies at 71
1882-06-11 - Louis Maigret, Roman Catholic prelate (b. 1804)
1884-03-31 - Jan T Beelen, Neth/Belgian catholic bible expert, dies at 77
1891-01-04 - Antoine Labelle, Quebec catholic priest (b. 1833)
1892-01-08 - John Heykamp, old-catholic archbishop of Utrecht, dies at 67
1892-02-22 - Herman Koeckemann, German Catholic prelate (b. 1828)
1892-11-26 - Charles Lavigerie, French Catholic cardinal (b. 1825)
1896-01-04 - Joseph Hubert Reinkens, German Old Catholic bishop (b. 1821)
1897-09-30 - St Therese of Lisieux, Roman Catholic saint and mystic (b. 1873)
1897-12-28 - Rev. William Corby, American Catholic priest (b. 1833)
1898-04-12 - Elzéar-Alexandre Taschereau, Roman catholic archbishop of Quebec (b. 1820)
1900-08-05 - James Augustine Healy, African American Roman Catholic bishop, dies at 80
1902-07-22 - Mieczysław Halka Ledóchowski, Polish Catholic Cardinal (b. 1822)
1903-01-04 - Gulstan Ropert, Roman Catholic prelate (b. 1839)
1910-02-06 - Alfonso Maria Fusco. Beatified Italian Roman Catholic priest and founder (b.1839)
1913-12-07 - Luigi Oreglia di Santo Stefano, Italian Catholic churchman and last surviving cardinal of Pius IX (b. 1828)
1914-12-19 - Johann F Ritter von Schulte, German catholic lawyer, dies at 87
1916-12-25 - St. Albert Chmielowski, Polish Catholic saint (b. 1845)
1922-07-06 - Maria Theresa Ledochowska, Polish-Austrian Catholic nun (b. 1863)
1925-02-22 - Georges/Joris Helleputte, Belgian Catholic minister, dies at 72
1925-07-18 - Louis Nazaire Bégin, Roman Catholic cardinal and Archbishop of Quebec (b. 1840)
1926-05-13 - Libert H. Boeynaems, Belgian Catholic prelate (b. 1857)
1932-01-08 - Eurosia Fabris, Italian Catholic (b. 1866)
1934-06-30 - Erich Klausener, Catholic politician killed in the Night of the Long Knives murders (b. 1885)
1939-05-29 - Ursula Julia Ledochowska, Polish-Austrian Catholic saint (b. 1865)
1939-09-20 - Paul Bruchési, French Canadian Catholic archbishop of Montreal (b. 1855)
1940-08-31 - Georges Gauthier, French Canadian Roman Catholic archbishop of Montreal (b. 1871)
1940-11-09 - Stephen Peter Alencastre, Portuguese Catholic prelate (b. 1876)


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