Famous Deaths In 1555
Friday, 09 October 2015
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 On this day in history death of william Hunter, Protestant martyr
Apr 12 In the year 1555 johanna de Wanzinnige, Queen of Castilie (1504-20), dies at 75
May 01 Marcellus II, [Marcello Cervini], Italian Pope (1555), dies at 53 on this day in history.
May 25 In the year 1555 gemma Frisius, Frisian geographer/astronomer, dies at 46
Jun 07 Maarten van Rossum, Dutch army leader, dies at about 76 in the year 1555.
Jun 23 Pedro Mascarenhas, Portuguese explorer (b. 1470) died in the year 1555.
Aug 08 On this day in history death of oronce Finé, French mathematician (b. 1494)
Sep 08 Thomas Villanova, Spanish saint/archbishop of Valencia, dies on this day in history.
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 in the year 1555.
Oct 16 Hugh Latimer, royal chaplain of Anna Boley, burned at stake at 80 died on this day in history.
Nov 12 On this day in history stephen Gardiner, English bishop of Winchester, dies at about 65
Nov 21 In the year 1555 georg Agricola, [Bauer], German mineralogist (zinc), dies at 61
Nov 24 On this day in history french Vervoort, Flemish mystic (Bruylocht Cleedt), dies at about 65