Famous Deaths In 1554
Sunday, 11 December 2016
Jan 01 In the year 1554 death of pedro de Valdivia, Spanish conquistador (b. 1500)
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 Hieronymus Bock, German doctor (founder of modern botany), dies in the year 1554.
Feb 23 Henry Grey, Duke of Suffolk, Lady Jane Grey's father, executed died on this day in history.
Mar 03 Johann Friedrich, the Generous, Elector of Saxony (1532-47) and Head of the Protestant Confederation of Germany (the Schmalkaldic League), dies at 50 in the year 1554.
Apr 11 Thomas Wyatt the younger, English rebel (b. 1521) died on this day in history.
Jun 19 Sixt[us] Birck [Xystus Betulius], German writer (Judith), dies at 53 in the year 1554.
Aug 25 Thomas Howard, 3rd Duke of Norfolk, English great admiral, dies in the year 1554.
Sep 22 Francisco Vasquez de Coronado, Spanish explorer died on this day in history.