Famous Deaths In 1555
Friday, 06 March 2015
Feb 09 John Hooper, deprived Bishop of Gloucester, burnt for heresy died on this day in history.
Mar 23 In the year 1555 julius III, [Giovanni M del Monte], Pope (1550-55), dies at 67
Mar 27 On this day in history death of william Hunter, Protestant martyr
Apr 12 In the year 1555 johanna de Wanzinnige, Queen of Castilie (1504-20), dies at 75
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 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 in the year 1555.
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 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.