Famous Deaths In 1568
Wednesday, 25 November 2015
Feb 15 Hendrik van Brederode, Dutch noble (Compromise of Nobles), dies at 36 in the year 1568.
Feb 19 Miles Coverdale, translator (1st complete English Bible), dies at 80 on this day in history.
Mar 20 On this day in history 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 Lamoraal, earl of Egmont/prince of Gavere, beheaded died in the year 1568.
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 On this day in history death of prince Don Carlos of Spain (b. 1545)
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 in the year 1568.
Oct 14 Jacques Arcadelt, Flemish composer died in the year 1568.
Oct 28 Ashikaga Yoshihide, Japanese shogun (b. 1539) died on this day in history.
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 in the year 1568.