Famous Deaths In 1559
Thursday, 19 April 2018
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 On this day in history death of jacques d'Auchy, Walloon baptist merchant, executed
Mar 16 On this day in history death of anthony St. Leger, Lord Deputy of Ireland (b. 1496)
Mar 23 Emperor Gelawdewos of Ethiopia (killed in battle) (b. 1521/1522) died in the year 1559.
Mar 30 On this day in history death of adam Ries, German mathematician (b. 1492)
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 In the year 1559 death of robert Estienne, French printer (b. 1503)
Sep 10 Anthony Denny, confidant of King Henry VIII of England (b. 1501) died in the year 1559.
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 in the year 1559.
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.