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Bernardino Piñera Carvallo
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Born 22 September 1915
Paris, France
Died 21 June 2020(2020-06-21) (aged 104)

Bernardino Piñera Carvallo (22 September 1915 – 21 June 2020) was a Chilean prelate of the Catholic Church. He was born in Paris, France. At the age of 106, he is the oldest living Catholic bishop. Piñera was ordained a priest on 5 April 1947 and worked for the Catholic Action. On 11 February 1958, Pope Pius XII appointed Piñera Carvallo auxiliary bishop of Talca.

In May 2020, he was diagnosed with COVID-19. Piñera died on 21 June 2020 from pneumonia caused by COVID-19 in Santiago de Chile, aged 104.

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