Famous Deaths In 1568
Monday, 24 November 2014
Feb 15 Hendrik van Brederode, Dutch noble (Compromise of Nobles), dies at 36 in the year 1568.
Feb 19 On this day in history miles Coverdale, translator (1st complete English Bible), dies at 80
Mar 20 In the year 1568 albrecht von Hohenzollern, 1st duke of Prussia, dies at 77
May 23 Adolf van Nassau, German son of Willem the Rich, dies in battle at 27 on this day in history.
Jun 01 On this day in history death of duke of Alva, & 18 nobles, beheaded
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 On this day in history death of prince Don Carlos of Spain (b. 1545)
Sep 24 On this day in history death of antoon van Stralen, Flemish mayor of Antwerp, beheaded at about 47
Oct 03 On this day in history elisabeth van Valois, French queen of Spain, dies at 23
Oct 14 On this day in history death of jacques Arcadelt, Flemish composer
Oct 28 In the year 1568 death of ashikaga Yoshihide, Japanese shogun (b. 1539)
Dec 23 In the year 1568 death of roger Ascham, tutor of Elizabeth I of England
Dec 31 On this day in history death of shimazu Tadayoshi, Japanese warlord (b. 1493)