Famous Deaths In 1559
Saturday, 20 December 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 on this day in history.
Mar 14 On this day in history 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 Emperor Gelawdewos of Ethiopia (killed in battle) (b. 1521/1522) died on this day in history.
Mar 30 Adam Ries, German mathematician (b. 1492) died in the year 1559.
Jul 10 On this day in history henry II, King of France (1547-59), dies
Aug 18 On this day in history paul IV, [Giampietro Caraffa], Pope (1555-59), dies at 83
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 In the year 1559 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 On this day in history death of cuthbert Tunstall, English churchman (b. 1474)
Nov 28 Erasmus Sarcerius, German luthers theologist, dies at about 58 in the year 1559.