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)