Famous Deaths In 1559
Sunday, 29 March 2015
Jan 01 On this day in history christian III, king of Denmark/Norway (1534-59), dies
Jan 29 In the year 1559 thomas Pope, English politician, benefactor, dies at about 52
Mar 14 On this day in history death of jacques d'Auchy, Walloon baptist merchant, executed
Mar 16 On this day in history death of anthony St. Leger, Lord Deputy of Ireland (b. 1496)
Mar 23 Emperor Gelawdewos of Ethiopia (killed in battle) (b. 1521/1522) died on this day in history.
Mar 30 Adam Ries, German mathematician (b. 1492) died in the year 1559.
Jul 10 In the year 1559 henry II, King of France (1547-59), dies
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 On this day in history death of anthony Denny, confidant of King Henry VIII of England (b. 1501)
Oct 02 Jacquet of Mantua, French composer (b. 1483) died on this day in history.
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 on this day in history.
Nov 28 Erasmus Sarcerius, German luthers theologist, dies at about 58 on this day in history.