Famous Deaths In 1559
Saturday, 04 July 2015
Jan 01 Christian III, king of Denmark/Norway (1534-59), dies on this day in history.
Jan 29 On this day in history 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 Emperor Gelawdewos of Ethiopia (killed in battle) (b. 1521/1522) died on this day in history.
Mar 30 In the year 1559 death of adam Ries, German mathematician (b. 1492)
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 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 on this day in history.
Oct 02 Jacquet of Mantua, French composer (b. 1483) died in the year 1559.
Nov 05 Kano Motonobu, Zen co-founder (Kano school of painting), dies at 83 in the year 1559.
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.