Famous Deaths In 1540
Thursday, 30 June 2016
Jan 27 In the year 1540 angela Merici, Italian monk/monastery, dies
Feb 02 In the year 1540 death of george Schenck van Toutenburg, gov/viceroy of Frisia/Groningen
Mar 30 MatthĂ¤us Lang von Wellenburg, German statesman and Archbishop of Salzburg (b. 1469) died in the year 1540.
May 06 In the year 1540 jean Luis Vives, Spanish theory/humanist/reformer, dies at 48
May 22 In the year 1540 francesco Guicciardini, Italian historian/pres of Romagna, dies at 57
Jul 11 On this day in history jan Szapolyai, anti-king of Hungarian, dies
Jul 21 On this day in history john I Zapolyai, prince of Transsylvania/king of Hungary, dies
Jul 28 On this day in history death of thomas Cromwell, King Henry VIII's chief minister, executed
Jul 30 Robert Barnes, English churchman (martyred) (b. 1495) died on this day in history.
Aug 23 In the year 1540 death of guillaume BudĂ©, French scholar
Aug 24 Girolamo Francesco Maria Mazzola, Italian painter (b. 1503) died on this day in history.
Sep 02 On this day in history death of lebna Dengel, Emperor of Ethiopia (b. 1501)
Oct 04 Helius Eobanus Hessus, German humanist/poet (Silvae), dies in the year 1540.