Famous Deaths In 1542
Thursday, 02 April 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 in the year 1542.
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 on this day in history.
Jun 19 Leo Jud[ae], Swiss pastor/church reformer died on this day in history.
Aug 24 On this day in history death of gasparo Contarini, Italian diplomat and cardinal (b. 1483)
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 On this day in history death of juan Boscán Almogáver, Spanish poet
Oct 06 On this day in history 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 Albert Pigge, [Pighius], Dutch theologist/astronomer, dies at about 52 on this day in history.