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Famous Deaths In 1556

Saturday, 30 April 2016

Mar 19 Lieven van der Maude, [Ammonius], South Netherlands poet, dies at 70 in the year 1556.

Mar 21 Thomas Cranmer, archbishop of Canterbury, burned at stake at 66 died in the year 1556.

Apr 18 In the year 1556 luigi Alamanni, Italian poet (Flora, Antigone), dies at 61

May 28 Saitō Dōsan, Japanese daimyo (b. 1494?) died on this day in history.

Jun 10 On this day in history martin Agricola [M Sore], German composer/cantor, dies

Jul 31 Ignatius Loyola, Spanish founder (Jesuit), dies at about 65 in the year 1556.

Aug 25 David Jorisz, Flemish glass blower/sect leader, dies at about 54 in the year 1556.

Oct 31 John Sleidanus, German humanist/historian (Commentary), dies at 50 on this day in history.

Nov 10 On this day in history richard Chancellor, English explorer, dies in shipwreck off Scotland

Nov 14 In the year 1556 death of giovanni della Casa, Italian poet (b. 1504)

Dec 23 On this day in history death of nicholas Udall, English playwright (b. 1504)

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Famous People Born In This Year In History

Jan 08 Uesugi Kagekatsu, Japanese samurai and warlord (d. 1623) was born in the year 1556.

Jan 27 Abbas I, "the Great," shah of Persia (1587-1629) was born in the year 1556.

Feb 07 On this day in history birth of maria van Nassau, Dutch countess of Buren

Feb 21 On this day in history birth of sethus Calvisius, composer

Mar 07 On this day in history birth of guillaume du Vair, French writer (d. 1621)

Mar 18 Francois-Hercule de Valois, French duke of Anjou/Brabant was born in the year 1556.

Aug 10 On this day in history birth of philipp Nicolai, Germany, theologist/poet/composer

Nov 15 Jacques-Davy Duperron, French cardinal (d. 1618) was born in the year 1556.

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