Famous Deaths In 1559
Friday, 28 October 2016
Jan 01 Christian III, king of Denmark/Norway (1534-59), dies in the year 1559.
Jan 29 Thomas Pope, English politician, benefactor, dies at about 52 on this day in history.
Mar 14 Jacques d'Auchy, Walloon baptist merchant, executed died on this day in history.
Mar 16 In the year 1559 death of anthony St. Leger, Lord Deputy of Ireland (b. 1496)
Mar 23 Emperor Gelawdewos of Ethiopia (killed in battle) (b. 1521/1522) died in the year 1559.
Mar 30 Adam Ries, German mathematician (b. 1492) died in the year 1559.
Jul 10 Henry II, King of France (1547-59), dies in the year 1559.
Aug 18 Paul IV, [Giampietro Caraffa], Pope (1555-59), dies at 83 in the year 1559.
Sep 07 On this day in history death of robert Estienne, French printer (b. 1503)
Sep 10 Anthony Denny, confidant of King Henry VIII of England (b. 1501) died in the year 1559.
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 in the year 1559.
Nov 28 In the year 1559 erasmus Sarcerius, German luthers theologist, dies at about 58