Famous Deaths In 1559
Thursday, 08 December 2016
Jan 01 Christian III, king of Denmark/Norway (1534-59), dies in the year 1559.
Jan 29 On this day in history thomas Pope, English politician, benefactor, dies at about 52
Mar 14 In the year 1559 death of jacques d'Auchy, Walloon baptist merchant, executed
Mar 16 In the year 1559 death of anthony St. Leger, Lord Deputy of Ireland (b. 1496)
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 Henry II, King of France (1547-59), dies on this day in history.
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 On this day in history death of anthony Denny, confidant of King Henry VIII of England (b. 1501)
Oct 02 On this day in history death of jacquet of Mantua, French composer (b. 1483)
Nov 05 On this day in history kano Motonobu, Zen co-founder (Kano school of painting), dies at 83
Nov 18 Cuthbert Tunstall, English churchman (b. 1474) died in the year 1559.
Nov 28 Erasmus Sarcerius, German luthers theologist, dies at about 58 in the year 1559.