Famous Deaths In 1556
Wednesday, 29 March 2017
Mar 19 In the year 1556 lieven van der Maude, [Ammonius], South Netherlands poet, dies at 70
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 On this day in history ignatius Loyola, Spanish founder (Jesuit), dies at about 65
Aug 25 On this day in history david Jorisz, Flemish glass blower/sect leader, dies at about 54
Oct 31 John Sleidanus, German humanist/historian (Commentary), dies at 50 on this day in history.
Nov 10 Richard Chancellor, English explorer, dies in shipwreck off Scotland on this day in history.
Nov 14 In the year 1556 death of giovanni della Casa, Italian poet (b. 1504)
Dec 23 In the year 1556 death of nicholas Udall, English playwright (b. 1504)