Famous Deaths In 1559
Friday, 24 February 2017
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 Jacques d'Auchy, Walloon baptist merchant, executed died on this day in history.
Mar 16 Anthony St. Leger, Lord Deputy of Ireland (b. 1496) died on this day in history.
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 Henry II, King of France (1547-59), dies in the year 1559.
Aug 18 Paul IV, [Giampietro Caraffa], Pope (1555-59), dies at 83 on this day in history.
Sep 07 Robert Estienne, French printer (b. 1503) died on this day in history.
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 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.