Famous Deaths In 1554
Sunday, 03 May 2015
Jan 01 On this day in history death of pedro de Valdivia, Spanish conquistador (b. 1500)
Jan 16 Christiern Pedersen, Danish humanist (b. 1480) died on this day in history.
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 on this day in history.
Apr 11 In the year 1554 death of thomas Wyatt the younger, English rebel (b. 1521)
Jun 19 In the year 1554 sixt[us] Birck [Xystus Betulius], German writer (Judith), dies at 53
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.