Famous Deaths In 1556
Monday, 08 February 2016
Mar 19 On this day in history 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 Luigi Alamanni, Italian poet (Flora, Antigone), dies at 61 on this day in history.
May 28 Saitō Dōsan, Japanese daimyo (b. 1494?) died in the year 1556.
Jun 10 In the year 1556 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 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 Giovanni della Casa, Italian poet (b. 1504) died on this day in history.
Dec 23 In the year 1556 death of nicholas Udall, English playwright (b. 1504)