Famous Deaths In 1554
Friday, 28 October 2016
Jan 01 Pedro de Valdivia, Spanish conquistador (b. 1500) died in the year 1554.
Jan 16 On this day in history death of christiern Pedersen, Danish humanist (b. 1480)
Feb 12 Jane Grey, queen of England for 9 days, beheaded at 17 died in the year 1554.
Feb 21 On this day in history 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 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 On this day in history death of thomas Wyatt the younger, English rebel (b. 1521)
Jun 19 On this day in history sixt[us] Birck [Xystus Betulius], German writer (Judith), dies at 53
Aug 25 In the year 1554 thomas Howard, 3rd Duke of Norfolk, English great admiral, dies
Sep 22 In the year 1554 death of francisco Vasquez de Coronado, Spanish explorer