Famous Deaths In 1559
Thursday, 23 October 2014
Jan 01 In the year 1559 christian III, king of Denmark/Norway (1534-59), dies
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 in the year 1559.
Mar 16 In the year 1559 death of anthony St. Leger, Lord Deputy of Ireland (b. 1496)
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 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 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 Cuthbert Tunstall, English churchman (b. 1474) died in the year 1559.
Nov 28 Erasmus Sarcerius, German luthers theologist, dies at about 58 on this day in history.