Famous Deaths In 1555
Sunday, 25 January 2015
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 in the year 1555.
Mar 27 William Hunter, Protestant martyr died in the year 1555.
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 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 On this day in history death of pedro Mascarenhas, Portuguese explorer (b. 1470)
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 Louis of Praet, Habsburg diplomat (b. 1488) died in the year 1555.
Oct 09 In the year 1555 death of justus Jonas, German Protestant reformer (b. 1493)
Oct 16 Hugh Latimer, royal chaplain of Anna Boley, burned at stake at 80 died on this day in history.
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 in the year 1555.