Famous Deaths In 1568
Friday, 22 May 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 in the year 1568.
May 23 In the year 1568 adolf van Nassau, German son of Willem the Rich, dies in battle at 27
Jun 01 On this day in history death of duke of Alva, & 18 nobles, beheaded
Jun 05 Lamoraal, earl of Egmont/prince of Gavere, beheaded died in the year 1568.
Jul 06 In the year 1568 johann Oporinus, Swiss book publisher/publisher, dies at 61
Jul 23 In the year 1568 don Carlos, son of Spanish king Philip II, dies at about 23
Jul 24 Prince Don Carlos of Spain (b. 1545) died on this day in history.
Sep 24 In the year 1568 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 Jacques Arcadelt, Flemish composer died in the year 1568.
Oct 28 Ashikaga Yoshihide, Japanese shogun (b. 1539) died in the year 1568.
Dec 23 Roger Ascham, tutor of Elizabeth I of England died on this day in history.
Dec 31 Shimazu Tadayoshi, Japanese warlord (b. 1493) died on this day in history.