Famous Deaths In 1559
Saturday, 27 August 2016
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 in the year 1559.
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 in the year 1559.
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 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 in the year 1559.
Nov 18 In the year 1559 death of cuthbert Tunstall, English churchman (b. 1474)
Nov 28 In the year 1559 erasmus Sarcerius, German luthers theologist, dies at about 58