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Famous Deaths In 1556

Monday, 22 December 2014

Mar 19 In the year 1556 lieven van der Maude, [Ammonius], South Netherlands poet, dies at 70

Mar 21 In the year 1556 death of thomas Cranmer, archbishop of Canterbury, burned at stake at 66

Apr 18 On this day in history luigi Alamanni, Italian poet (Flora, Antigone), dies at 61

May 28 In the year 1556 death of saitō Dōsan, Japanese daimyo (b. 1494?)

Jun 10 Martin Agricola [M Sore], German composer/cantor, dies in the year 1556.

Jul 31 In the year 1556 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 On this day in history john Sleidanus, German humanist/historian (Commentary), dies at 50

Nov 10 Richard Chancellor, English explorer, dies in shipwreck off Scotland on this day in history.

Nov 14 On this day in history 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 Birthdays In 1556

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 In the year 1556 birth of abbas I, "the Great," shah of Persia (1587-1629)

Feb 07 In the year 1556 birth of maria van Nassau, Dutch countess of Buren

Feb 21 Sethus Calvisius, composer was born in the year 1556.

Mar 07 Guillaume du Vair, French writer (d. 1621) was born on this day in history.

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

Aug 10 Philipp Nicolai, Germany, theologist/poet/composer was born in the year 1556.

Nov 15 In the year 1556 birth of jacques-Davy Duperron, French cardinal (d. 1618)