Famous Deaths In 1542
Friday, 28 July 2017
Jan 10 Gerardus Noviomagus, [Gerrit Geldenhauer], Dutch theologist, die at 59 died on this day in history.
Feb 01 In the year 1542 death of girolamo Aleandro, Italian Catholic cardinal (b. 1480)
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 on this day in history.
Jun 19 Leo Jud[ae], Swiss pastor/church reformer died in the year 1542.
Aug 24 On this day in history death of gasparo Contarini, Italian diplomat and cardinal (b. 1483)
Aug 29 Cristovão da Gama, Portuguese soldier (born c. 1516) died in the year 1542.
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 in the year 1542.
Oct 06 On this day in history death of thomas Wyatt, English poet (b. 1503)
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 Albert Pigge, [Pighius], Dutch theologist/astronomer, dies at about 52 in the year 1542.