Famous Deaths In 1559
Thursday, 25 May 2017
Jan 01 Christian III, king of Denmark/Norway (1534-59), dies in the year 1559.
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 on this day in history.
Mar 16 Anthony St. Leger, Lord Deputy of Ireland (b. 1496) died in the year 1559.
Mar 23 In the year 1559 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 In the year 1559 henry II, King of France (1547-59), dies
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 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 Kano Motonobu, Zen co-founder (Kano school of painting), dies at 83 on this day in history.
Nov 18 In the year 1559 death of cuthbert Tunstall, English churchman (b. 1474)
Nov 28 Erasmus Sarcerius, German luthers theologist, dies at about 58 in the year 1559.