Famous Deaths In 1568
Tuesday, 03 March 2015
Feb 15 Hendrik van Brederode, Dutch noble (Compromise of Nobles), dies at 36 on this day in history.
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 on this day in history.
May 23 Adolf van Nassau, German son of Willem the Rich, dies in battle at 27 in the year 1568.
Jun 01 Duke of Alva, & 18 nobles, beheaded died in the year 1568.
Jun 05 On this day in history death of lamoraal, earl of Egmont/prince of Gavere, beheaded
Jul 06 Johann Oporinus, Swiss book publisher/publisher, dies at 61 on this day in history.
Jul 23 Don Carlos, son of Spanish king Philip II, dies at about 23 in the year 1568.
Jul 24 In the year 1568 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 Jacques Arcadelt, Flemish composer died on this day in history.
Oct 28 In the year 1568 death of ashikaga Yoshihide, Japanese shogun (b. 1539)
Dec 23 On this day in history death of roger Ascham, tutor of Elizabeth I of England
Dec 31 Shimazu Tadayoshi, Japanese warlord (b. 1493) died in the year 1568.