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Famous Deaths In 1542

Friday, 28 November 2014

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 in the year 1542.

May 21 Hernando de Soto, dies while searching for gold, near Mississippi R on this day in history.

Jun 19 Leo Jud[ae], Swiss pastor/church reformer died on this day in history.

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 Diego de Almagro, Spanish captain-general of Peru, beheaded died in the year 1542.

Sep 21 In the year 1542 death of juan Boscán Almogáver, Spanish poet

Oct 06 Thomas Wyatt, English poet (b. 1503) died in the year 1542.

Oct 27 On this day in history abraham ben Avigdor, rabbi/author (commentary on Tur), dies

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

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Famous Birthdays In 1542

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Feb 22 Santino Garsi, composer was born in the year 1542.

Jun 15 In the year 1542 birth of richard Grenville, English parliament leader/vice-admiral (Roanoke)

Jun 24 Juan de la Cruz, [de Yepes], Spanish Carmelet/poet/saint was born on this day in history.

Jun 24 St. John of the Cross, Spanish Carmelite mystic and poet (d. 1591) was born in the year 1542.

Jul 06 On this day in history birth of elisabeth van Nassau, daughter of Willem/Juliana van Stolberg

Oct 04 Roberto Bellarmino, Italian theologist/diplomat was born in the year 1542.

Oct 04 On this day in history birth of robert Bellarmine, Italian saint (d. 1621)

Oct 14 On this day in history birth of abul-Fath Djalal-ud-Din, 3rd Mogol emperor of India (1556-1605)