Famous Deaths In 1542
Wednesday, 29 July 2015
Jan 10 In the year 1542 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 Leo Jud[ae], Swiss pastor/church reformer died in the year 1542.
Aug 24 Gasparo Contarini, Italian diplomat and cardinal (b. 1483) died on this day in history.
Aug 29 In the year 1542 death of cristovão da Gama, Portuguese soldier (born c. 1516)
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 on this day in history.
Oct 06 In the year 1542 death of thomas Wyatt, English poet (b. 1503)
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 in the year 1542.
Dec 28 In the year 1542 albert Pigge, [Pighius], Dutch theologist/astronomer, dies at about 52