Famous Deaths In 1556
Thursday, 23 February 2017
Mar 19 Lieven van der Maude, [Ammonius], South Netherlands poet, dies at 70 on this day in history.
Mar 21 On this day in history 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 Saitō Dōsan, Japanese daimyo (b. 1494?) died in the year 1556.
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 In the year 1556 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 in the year 1556.
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)