Famous Deaths In 1542
Wednesday, 14 October 2015
Jan 10 Gerardus Noviomagus, [Gerrit Geldenhauer], Dutch theologist, die at 59 died in the year 1542.
Feb 01 Girolamo Aleandro, Italian Catholic cardinal (b. 1480) died in the year 1542.
Feb 13 Catharine Howard, queen of England/5th wife of Henry VIII, beheaded died on this day in history.
May 21 Hernando de Soto, dies while searching for gold, near Mississippi R in the year 1542.
Jun 19 On this day in history 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 Cristovão da Gama, Portuguese soldier (born c. 1516) died on this day in history.
Sep 16 On this day in history death of diego de Almagro, Spanish captain-general of Peru, beheaded
Sep 21 Juan Boscán Almogáver, Spanish poet died in the year 1542.
Oct 06 Thomas Wyatt, English poet (b. 1503) died in the year 1542.
Oct 27 Abraham ben Avigdor, rabbi/author (commentary on Tur), dies on this day in history.
Dec 14 James, king of Scotland (1513-42), dies at 30 in the year 1542.
Dec 28 In the year 1542 albert Pigge, [Pighius], Dutch theologist/astronomer, dies at about 52