Famous Deaths In 1559
Thursday, 07 May 2015
Jan 01 Christian III, king of Denmark/Norway (1534-59), dies on this day in history.
Jan 29 On this day in history thomas Pope, English politician, benefactor, dies at about 52
Mar 14 Jacques d'Auchy, Walloon baptist merchant, executed died on this day in history.
Mar 16 Anthony St. Leger, Lord Deputy of Ireland (b. 1496) died in the year 1559.
Mar 23 On this day in history death of emperor Gelawdewos of Ethiopia (killed in battle) (b. 1521/1522)
Mar 30 Adam Ries, German mathematician (b. 1492) died on this day in history.
Jul 10 Henry II, King of France (1547-59), dies on this day in history.
Aug 18 On this day in history paul IV, [Giampietro Caraffa], Pope (1555-59), dies at 83
Sep 07 In the year 1559 death of robert Estienne, French printer (b. 1503)
Sep 10 Anthony Denny, confidant of King Henry VIII of England (b. 1501) died on this day in history.
Oct 02 Jacquet of Mantua, French composer (b. 1483) died in the year 1559.
Nov 05 Kano Motonobu, Zen co-founder (Kano school of painting), dies at 83 on this day in history.
Nov 18 Cuthbert Tunstall, English churchman (b. 1474) died in the year 1559.
Nov 28 Erasmus Sarcerius, German luthers theologist, dies at about 58 on this day in history.