Famous Deaths In 1554
Saturday, 23 September 2017
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 Jane Grey, queen of England for 9 days, beheaded at 17 died in the year 1554.
Feb 21 In the year 1554 hieronymus Bock, German doctor (founder of modern botany), dies
Feb 23 In the year 1554 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 in the year 1554.
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 In the year 1554 death of francisco Vasquez de Coronado, Spanish explorer