Famous Deaths In 1559
Wednesday, 28 September 2016
Jan 01 Christian III, king of Denmark/Norway (1534-59), dies in the year 1559.
Jan 29 Thomas Pope, English politician, benefactor, dies at about 52 in the year 1559.
Mar 14 In the year 1559 death of jacques d'Auchy, Walloon baptist merchant, executed
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 On this day in history death of adam Ries, German mathematician (b. 1492)
Jul 10 Henry II, King of France (1547-59), dies on this day in history.
Aug 18 In the year 1559 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 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 On this day in history kano Motonobu, Zen co-founder (Kano school of painting), dies at 83
Nov 18 Cuthbert Tunstall, English churchman (b. 1474) died in the year 1559.
Nov 28 Erasmus Sarcerius, German luthers theologist, dies at about 58 in the year 1559.