Famous Deaths In 1559
Sunday, 25 February 2018
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 in the year 1559.
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 In the year 1559 death of emperor Gelawdewos of Ethiopia (killed in battle) (b. 1521/1522)
Mar 30 In the year 1559 death of adam Ries, German mathematician (b. 1492)
Jul 10 On this day in history henry II, King of France (1547-59), dies
Aug 18 In the year 1559 paul IV, [Giampietro Caraffa], Pope (1555-59), dies at 83
Sep 07 Robert Estienne, French printer (b. 1503) died in the year 1559.
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 On this day in history death of cuthbert Tunstall, English churchman (b. 1474)
Nov 28 On this day in history erasmus Sarcerius, German luthers theologist, dies at about 58