Diego de Arce

Diego de Arce (1554–1617) was a Roman Catholic prelate who served as Bishop of Cassano all'Jonio (1614–1617).[1][2]


Diego de Arce
Bishop of Cassano all'Jonio
ChurchCatholic Church
DioceseDiocese of Cassano all'Jonio
PredecessorBonifazio Caetani
SuccessorPaolo Palombo
Personal details
Madrid, Spain
Died1617 (age 63)
Cassano all'Jonio, Italy


Giovanni Battista Lanfranchi was born in Madrid, Spain in 1554 and ordained a priest in the Order of Friars Minor.[1][2] On 17 Feb 1614, he was appointed during the papacy of Pope Paul V as Bishop of Cassano all'Jonio.[1][2] He served as Bishop of Cassano all'Jonio until his death in 1617.[1][2]


  1. ^ a b c d Gauchat, Patritius (Patrice) (1935). HIERARCHIA CATHOLICA MEDII ET RECENTIORIS AEVI Vol IV. Münster: Libraria Regensbergiana. p. 138. (in Latin)
  2. ^ a b c d "Bishop Diego de Arce, O.F.M." Catholic-Hierarchy.org. David M. Cheney. Retrieved February 29, 2016

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Catholic Church titles
Preceded by
Bonifazio Caetani
Bishop of Cassano all'Jonio
Succeeded by
Paolo Palombo