Famous Deaths In 1555
Thursday, 30 March 2017
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 in the year 1555.
May 01 Marcellus II, [Marcello Cervini], Italian Pope (1555), dies at 53 in the year 1555.
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 In the year 1555 death of oronce Finé, French mathematician (b. 1494)
Sep 08 Thomas Villanova, Spanish saint/archbishop of Valencia, dies in the year 1555.
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 Stephen Gardiner, English bishop of Winchester, dies at about 65 in the year 1555.
Nov 21 On this day in history georg Agricola, [Bauer], German mineralogist (zinc), dies at 61
Nov 24 French Vervoort, Flemish mystic (Bruylocht Cleedt), dies at about 65 on this day in history.