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