Otto Friedrich von Buchheim

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The Most Reverend

Otto Friedrich von Buchheim
Prince-Bishop of Ljubljana
Janez Frančišek Gladič - Otto Friedrich von Buchheim (1).jpg
Portrait of Buchheim by J. F. Gladič
ChurchCatholic Church
DioceseDiocese of Ljubljana
In office1641–1664
PredecessorRinaldo Scarlicchio
SuccessorJoseph von Rabatta
Consecration21 April 1641
by Giovanni Battista Maria Pallotta
Personal details
Born(1604-04-03)3 April 1604
Died3 April 1664(1664-04-03) (aged 60)
Ljubljana, Slovenia

Otto Friedrich von Buchheim or Otto Friedrich von Puchheim (3 April 1604 – 3 April 1664) was a Roman Catholic prelate who served as Bishop of Ljubljana (1641–1664).[1][2][3][4]


Otto Friedrich von Buchheim was born in Vienna, Austria on 3 April 1604.[2] On 15 April 1641, he was appointed during the papacy of Pope Urban VIII as Bishop of Ljubljana.[1][2] On 21 April 1641, he was consecrated bishop by Giovanni Battista Maria Pallotta, Cardinal-Priest of San Silvestro in Capite, with Alfonso Gonzaga, Titular Archbishop of Rhodus, and Patrizio Donati, Bishop of Minori, serving as co-consecrators.[2] He served as Bishop of Ljubljana until his death on 3 April 1664.[1][2]

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  1. ^ a b c Gauchat, Patritius (Patrice) (1935). HIERARCHIA CATHOLICA MEDII ET RECENTIORIS AEVI Vol IV. Münster: Libraria Regensbergiana. p. 213. (in Latin)
  2. ^ a b c d e "Bishop Otto Friedrich von Buchheim (Puchheim)" David M. Cheney. Retrieved March 21, 2016
  3. ^ "Archdiocese of Ljubljana" David M. Cheney. Retrieved February 29, 2016
  4. ^ "Metropolitan Archdiocese of Ljubljana" Gabriel Chow. Retrieved February 29, 2016
Catholic Church titles
Preceded by Bishop of Ljubljana
Succeeded by