Famous Deaths In 1555
Tuesday, 31 March 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 In the year 1555 death of william Hunter, Protestant martyr
Apr 12 Johanna de Wanzinnige, Queen of Castilie (1504-20), dies at 75 on this day in history.
May 01 In the year 1555 marcellus II, [Marcello Cervini], Italian Pope (1555), dies at 53
May 25 Gemma Frisius, Frisian geographer/astronomer, dies at 46 on this day in history.
Jun 07 In the year 1555 maarten van Rossum, Dutch army leader, dies at about 76
Jun 23 In the year 1555 death of pedro Mascarenhas, Portuguese explorer (b. 1470)
Aug 08 Oronce Finé, French mathematician (b. 1494) died on this day in history.
Sep 08 On this day in history thomas Villanova, Spanish saint/archbishop of Valencia, dies
Oct 07 Louis of Praet, Habsburg diplomat (b. 1488) died on this day in history.
Oct 09 Justus Jonas, German Protestant reformer (b. 1493) died on this day in history.
Oct 16 Hugh Latimer, royal chaplain of Anna Boley, burned at stake at 80 died in the year 1555.
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 In the year 1555 french Vervoort, Flemish mystic (Bruylocht Cleedt), dies at about 65