Famous Deaths In 1542
Monday, 31 August 2015
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 on this day in history.
Feb 13 In the year 1542 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 in the year 1542.
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 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 on this day in history.
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 On this day in history james, king of Scotland (1513-42), dies at 30
Dec 28 In the year 1542 albert Pigge, [Pighius], Dutch theologist/astronomer, dies at about 52