Famous Deaths In 1542
Friday, 31 October 2014
Jan 10 Gerardus Noviomagus, [Gerrit Geldenhauer], Dutch theologist, die at 59 died in the year 1542.
Feb 01 On this day in history death of girolamo Aleandro, Italian Catholic cardinal (b. 1480)
Feb 13 Catharine Howard, queen of England/5th wife of Henry VIII, beheaded died in the year 1542.
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 In the year 1542 death of gasparo Contarini, Italian diplomat and cardinal (b. 1483)
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 on this day in history.
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 On this day in history albert Pigge, [Pighius], Dutch theologist/astronomer, dies at about 52