Famous Deaths In 1559
Friday, 22 June 2018
Jan 01 Christian III, king of Denmark/Norway (1534-59), dies on this day in history.
Jan 29 Thomas Pope, English politician, benefactor, dies at about 52 on this day in history.
Mar 14 In the year 1559 death of jacques d'Auchy, Walloon baptist merchant, executed
Mar 16 Anthony St. Leger, Lord Deputy of Ireland (b. 1496) died in the year 1559.
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 on this day in history.
Jul 10 In the year 1559 henry II, King of France (1547-59), dies
Aug 18 Paul IV, [Giampietro Caraffa], Pope (1555-59), dies at 83 on this day in history.
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 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 On this day in history erasmus Sarcerius, German luthers theologist, dies at about 58