Famous Deaths In 1542
Monday, 05 December 2016
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 in the year 1542.
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 in the year 1542.
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 on this day in history.
Aug 29 On this day in history death of cristovão da Gama, Portuguese soldier (born c. 1516)
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 On this day in history 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