Famous Deaths In 1542
Thursday, 25 August 2016
Jan 10 On this day in history death of gerardus Noviomagus, [Gerrit Geldenhauer], Dutch theologist, die at 59
Feb 01 In the year 1542 death of girolamo Aleandro, Italian Catholic cardinal (b. 1480)
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 In the year 1542 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 In the year 1542 death of diego de Almagro, Spanish captain-general of Peru, beheaded
Sep 21 In the year 1542 death of juan Boscán Almogáver, Spanish poet
Oct 06 In the year 1542 death of thomas Wyatt, English poet (b. 1503)
Oct 27 On this day in history abraham ben Avigdor, rabbi/author (commentary on Tur), dies
Dec 14 In the year 1542 james, king of Scotland (1513-42), dies at 30
Dec 28 On this day in history albert Pigge, [Pighius], Dutch theologist/astronomer, dies at about 52