Famous Deaths In 1554
Thursday, 30 March 2017
Jan 01 In the year 1554 death of pedro de Valdivia, Spanish conquistador (b. 1500)
Jan 16 Christiern Pedersen, Danish humanist (b. 1480) died in the year 1554.
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 In the year 1554 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 On this day in history thomas Howard, 3rd Duke of Norfolk, English great admiral, dies
Sep 22 On this day in history death of francisco Vasquez de Coronado, Spanish explorer