Famous Deaths In 1559
Sunday, 04 October 2015
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 Jacques d'Auchy, Walloon baptist merchant, executed died on this day in history.
Mar 16 In the year 1559 death of anthony St. Leger, Lord Deputy of Ireland (b. 1496)
Mar 23 In the year 1559 death of emperor Gelawdewos of Ethiopia (killed in battle) (b. 1521/1522)
Mar 30 Adam Ries, German mathematician (b. 1492) died on this day in history.
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 In the year 1559 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 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 in the year 1559.