Famous Deaths In 1555
Thursday, 30 October 2014
Feb 09 John Hooper, deprived Bishop of Gloucester, burnt for heresy died on this day in history.
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 on this day in history.
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 Gemma Frisius, Frisian geographer/astronomer, dies at 46 in the year 1555.
Jun 07 Maarten van Rossum, Dutch army leader, dies at about 76 on this day in history.
Jun 23 Pedro Mascarenhas, Portuguese explorer (b. 1470) died in the year 1555.
Aug 08 In the year 1555 death of oronce Finé, French mathematician (b. 1494)
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 Georg Agricola, [Bauer], German mineralogist (zinc), dies at 61 on this day in history.
Nov 24 On this day in history french Vervoort, Flemish mystic (Bruylocht Cleedt), dies at about 65