Famous Deaths In 1568
Thursday, 19 January 2017
Feb 15 In the year 1568 hendrik van Brederode, Dutch noble (Compromise of Nobles), dies at 36
Feb 19 Miles Coverdale, translator (1st complete English Bible), dies at 80 on this day in history.
Mar 20 Albrecht von Hohenzollern, 1st duke of Prussia, dies at 77 in the year 1568.
May 23 Adolf van Nassau, German son of Willem the Rich, dies in battle at 27 on this day in history.
Jun 01 Duke of Alva, & 18 nobles, beheaded died in the year 1568.
Jun 05 In the year 1568 death of lamoraal, earl of Egmont/prince of Gavere, beheaded
Jul 06 Johann Oporinus, Swiss book publisher/publisher, dies at 61 in the year 1568.
Jul 23 Don Carlos, son of Spanish king Philip II, dies at about 23 in the year 1568.
Jul 24 Prince Don Carlos of Spain (b. 1545) died on this day in history.
Sep 24 On this day in history death of antoon van Stralen, Flemish mayor of Antwerp, beheaded at about 47
Oct 03 Elisabeth van Valois, French queen of Spain, dies at 23 on this day in history.
Oct 14 On this day in history death of jacques Arcadelt, Flemish composer
Oct 28 On this day in history death of ashikaga Yoshihide, Japanese shogun (b. 1539)
Dec 23 Roger Ascham, tutor of Elizabeth I of England died in the year 1568.
Dec 31 Shimazu Tadayoshi, Japanese warlord (b. 1493) died on this day in history.