Famous Deaths In 1554
Friday, 06 March 2015
Jan 01 Pedro de Valdivia, Spanish conquistador (b. 1500) died on this day in history.
Jan 16 In the year 1554 death of christiern Pedersen, Danish humanist (b. 1480)
Feb 12 Jane Grey, queen of England for 9 days, beheaded at 17 died on this day in history.
Feb 21 In the year 1554 hieronymus Bock, German doctor (founder of modern botany), dies
Feb 23 On this day in history death of henry Grey, Duke of Suffolk, Lady Jane Grey's father, executed
Mar 03 In the year 1554 johann Friedrich, the Generous, Elector of Saxony (1532-47) and Head of the Protestant Confederation of Germany (the Schmalkaldic League), dies at 50
Apr 11 Thomas Wyatt the younger, English rebel (b. 1521) died on this day in history.
Jun 19 On this day in history sixt[us] Birck [Xystus Betulius], German writer (Judith), dies at 53
Aug 25 On this day in history thomas Howard, 3rd Duke of Norfolk, English great admiral, dies
Sep 22 In the year 1554 death of francisco Vasquez de Coronado, Spanish explorer