Famous Deaths In 1542
Saturday, 13 February 2016
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 Catharine Howard, queen of England/5th wife of Henry VIII, beheaded died on this day in history.
May 21 On this day in history hernando de Soto, dies while searching for gold, near Mississippi R
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 in the year 1542.
Aug 29 On this day in history 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 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 Abraham ben Avigdor, rabbi/author (commentary on Tur), dies in the year 1542.
Dec 14 In the year 1542 james, king of Scotland (1513-42), dies at 30
Dec 28 Albert Pigge, [Pighius], Dutch theologist/astronomer, dies at about 52 on this day in history.