Famous Deaths In 1555
Wednesday, 27 July 2016
Feb 09 In the year 1555 death of john Hooper, deprived Bishop of Gloucester, burnt for heresy
Mar 23 Julius III, [Giovanni M del Monte], Pope (1550-55), dies at 67 on this day in history.
Mar 27 William Hunter, Protestant martyr died in the year 1555.
Apr 12 Johanna de Wanzinnige, Queen of Castilie (1504-20), dies at 75 in the year 1555.
May 01 On this day in history marcellus II, [Marcello Cervini], Italian Pope (1555), dies at 53
May 25 On this day in history gemma Frisius, Frisian geographer/astronomer, dies at 46
Jun 07 On this day in history maarten van Rossum, Dutch army leader, dies at about 76
Jun 23 Pedro Mascarenhas, Portuguese explorer (b. 1470) died on this day in history.
Aug 08 Oronce Finé, French mathematician (b. 1494) died in the year 1555.
Sep 08 Thomas Villanova, Spanish saint/archbishop of Valencia, dies in the year 1555.
Oct 07 On this day in history death of louis of Praet, Habsburg diplomat (b. 1488)
Oct 09 Justus Jonas, German Protestant reformer (b. 1493) died on this day in history.
Oct 16 On this day in history death of hugh Latimer, royal chaplain of Anna Boley, burned at stake at 80
Nov 12 On this day in history stephen Gardiner, English bishop of Winchester, dies at about 65
Nov 21 Georg Agricola, [Bauer], German mineralogist (zinc), dies at 61 in the year 1555.
Nov 24 In the year 1555 french Vervoort, Flemish mystic (Bruylocht Cleedt), dies at about 65