Famous Deaths In 1555
Sunday, 26 February 2017
Feb 09 John Hooper, deprived Bishop of Gloucester, burnt for heresy died on this day in history.
Mar 23 On this day in history julius III, [Giovanni M del Monte], Pope (1550-55), dies at 67
Mar 27 William Hunter, Protestant martyr died on this day in history.
Apr 12 Johanna de Wanzinnige, Queen of Castilie (1504-20), dies at 75 on this day in history.
May 01 Marcellus II, [Marcello Cervini], Italian Pope (1555), dies at 53 on this day in history.
May 25 Gemma Frisius, Frisian geographer/astronomer, dies at 46 on this day in history.
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 In the year 1555 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 Hugh Latimer, royal chaplain of Anna Boley, burned at stake at 80 died in the year 1555.
Nov 12 In the year 1555 stephen Gardiner, English bishop of Winchester, dies at about 65
Nov 21 On this day in history 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