Famous Deaths In 1559
Friday, 12 February 2016
Jan 01 In the year 1559 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 Jacques d'Auchy, Walloon baptist merchant, executed died in the year 1559.
Mar 16 Anthony St. Leger, Lord Deputy of Ireland (b. 1496) died on this day in history.
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 in the year 1559.
Jul 10 On this day in history 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 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 In the year 1559 kano Motonobu, Zen co-founder (Kano school of painting), dies at 83
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.