Juan Ruiz de Medina

Juan Ruiz de Medina (died 30 January 1507) was a Roman Catholic prelate who served as Bishop of Segovia (1502–1507),[1] Bishop of Cartagena (1495–1502),[1] Bishop of Badajoz (1493–1495),[2] and Bishop of Astorga (1489–1493).

Most Reverend

Juan Ruiz de Medina
Bishop of Segovia
ChurchCatholic Church
ArchdioceseDiocese of Segovia
In office1502–1507
PredecessorJuan Arias de Villar
SuccessorFadrique de Portugal Noreña
Personal details
Died30 January 1507
Segovia, Spain
NationalitySpanish
Previous postBishop of Astorga (1489–1493)
Bishop of Badajoz (1493–1495)
Bishop of Cartagena (1495–1502)

BiographyEdit

In 1489, Juan Ruiz de Medina was selected by the King of Spain and confirmed by Pope Innocent VIII as Bishop of Astorga. On March 27, 1493, he was appointed by Pope Alexander VI as Bishop of Badajoz. On 20 February 1495, he was appointed by Pope Alexander VI as Bishop of Cartagena.[1] In 1502, he was appointed by Pope Alexander VI as Bishop of Segovia.[1] He served as Bishop of Segovia until his death on 30 January 1507.[1]

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External links and additional sourcesEdit

  • Cheney, David M. "Diocese of Astorga". Catholic-Hierarchy.org. Retrieved March 25, 2018. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link) (for Chronology of Bishops) [self-published]
  • Chow, Gabriel. "Diocese of Astorga (Spain)". GCatholic.org. Retrieved March 25, 2018. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link) (for Chronology of Bishops) [self-published]
  • Cheney, David M. "Diocese of Cartagena". Catholic-Hierarchy.org. Retrieved June 16, 2018. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link) (for Chronology of Bishops) [self-published]
  • Chow, Gabriel. "Diocese of Cartagena". GCatholic.org. Retrieved June 16, 2018. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link) (for Chronology of Bishops) [self-published]
  • Cheney, David M. "Diocese of Segovia". Catholic-Hierarchy.org. Retrieved June 16, 2018. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link) (for Chronology of Bishops) [self-published]
  • Chow, Gabriel. "Diocese of Segovia (Spain)". GCatholic.org. Retrieved June 16, 2018. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link) (for Chronology of Bishops) [self-published]
Catholic Church titles
Preceded by
Bernardino López de Carvajal y Sande
Bishop of Astorga
1489–1493
Succeeded by
Diego Meléndez de Valdés
Preceded by
Bernardino López de Carvajal y Sande
Bishop of Badajoz
1493–1495
Succeeded by
Juan Rodríguez de Fonseca
Preceded by
Bernardino López de Carvajal y Sande
Bishop of Cartagena
1495–1502
Succeeded by
Juan Daza
Preceded by
Juan Arias de Villar
Bishop of Segovia
1502–1507
Succeeded by
Fadrique de Portugal Noreña