Famous Deaths In 1554
Friday, 26 August 2016
Jan 01 Pedro de Valdivia, Spanish conquistador (b. 1500) died in the year 1554.
Jan 16 In the year 1554 death of christiern Pedersen, Danish humanist (b. 1480)
Feb 12 In the year 1554 death of jane Grey, queen of England for 9 days, beheaded at 17
Feb 21 Hieronymus Bock, German doctor (founder of modern botany), dies in the year 1554.
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 in the year 1554.
Apr 11 In the year 1554 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 Thomas Howard, 3rd Duke of Norfolk, English great admiral, dies on this day in history.
Sep 22 Francisco Vasquez de Coronado, Spanish explorer died on this day in history.