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Famous Birthdays In 1556

Friday, 06 May 2016

Jan 08 Uesugi Kagekatsu, Japanese samurai and warlord (d. 1623) was born in the year 1556.

Jan 27 Abbas I, "the Great," shah of Persia (1587-1629) was born on this day in history.

Feb 07 In the year 1556 birth of maria van Nassau, Dutch countess of Buren

Feb 21 Sethus Calvisius, composer was born on this day in history.

Mar 07 Guillaume du Vair, French writer (d. 1621) was born on this day in history.

Mar 18 Francois-Hercule de Valois, French duke of Anjou/Brabant was born in the year 1556.

Aug 10 On this day in history birth of philipp Nicolai, Germany, theologist/poet/composer

Nov 15 On this day in history birth of jacques-Davy Duperron, French cardinal (d. 1618)

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Famous Deaths In 1556

Famous People Died In This Year In History

Mar 19 On this day in history lieven van der Maude, [Ammonius], South Netherlands poet, dies at 70

Mar 21 Thomas Cranmer, archbishop of Canterbury, burned at stake at 66 died in the year 1556.

Apr 18 On this day in history luigi Alamanni, Italian poet (Flora, Antigone), dies at 61

May 28 In the year 1556 death of saitō Dōsan, Japanese daimyo (b. 1494?)

Jun 10 On this day in history martin Agricola [M Sore], German composer/cantor, dies

Jul 31 Ignatius Loyola, Spanish founder (Jesuit), dies at about 65 on this day in history.

Aug 25 In the year 1556 david Jorisz, Flemish glass blower/sect leader, dies at about 54

Oct 31 John Sleidanus, German humanist/historian (Commentary), dies at 50 in the year 1556.

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