Famous Deaths In 1542
Saturday, 22 October 2016
Jan 10 On this day in history death of gerardus Noviomagus, [Gerrit Geldenhauer], Dutch theologist, die at 59
Feb 01 Girolamo Aleandro, Italian Catholic cardinal (b. 1480) died on this day in history.
Feb 13 On this day in history death of catharine Howard, queen of England/5th wife of Henry VIII, beheaded
May 21 Hernando de Soto, dies while searching for gold, near Mississippi R on this day in history.
Jun 19 In the year 1542 death of leo Jud[ae], Swiss pastor/church reformer
Aug 24 Gasparo Contarini, Italian diplomat and cardinal (b. 1483) died in the year 1542.
Aug 29 In the year 1542 death of cristovão da Gama, Portuguese soldier (born c. 1516)
Sep 16 Diego de Almagro, Spanish captain-general of Peru, beheaded died on this day in history.
Sep 21 Juan Boscán Almogáver, Spanish poet died on this day in history.
Oct 06 Thomas Wyatt, English poet (b. 1503) died on this day in history.
Oct 27 Abraham ben Avigdor, rabbi/author (commentary on Tur), dies in the year 1542.
Dec 14 James, king of Scotland (1513-42), dies at 30 on this day in history.
Dec 28 Albert Pigge, [Pighius], Dutch theologist/astronomer, dies at about 52 in the year 1542.