Famous Deaths In 1572
Thursday, 26 March 2015
Feb 23 Pierre Certon, French composer died on this day in history.
Feb 28 Aegidius Tschudi, Swiss historian (b. 1505) died on this day in history.
Mar 02 Mem de Sá, Portuguese Governor-General of Brazil died in the year 1572.
Mar 27 In the year 1572 death of girolamo Maggi, Italian Renaissance man (b. abt. 1523)
May 01 On this day in history pius V, [Antonio Ghislieri], great-inquisiteur/Pope (1566-72), dies
Jun 02 On this day in history death of thomas Howard 4th duke of Norfolk, English Earl, executed at 36
Jun 07 In the year 1572 august I [Sigismund II August], king of Poland (1548-72), dies at 42
Jun 09 Jeanne d'Albret, queen of Navarra, dies at 44 in the year 1572.
Jun 24 On this day in history death of adrianus van Gouda, lay brother, hanged
Jul 07 Sigismund II August, last Jagellonen king of Poland, dies at 51 on this day in history.
Aug 05 Isaac Luria, Palestinian-born Kabbalist (b. 1534) died on this day in history.
Aug 20 On this day in history death of miguel López de Legazpi, Spanish conquistador (b. 1502)
Aug 22 Thomas Percy, 7th Earl of Northumberland (b. 1528) died in the year 1572.
Aug 24 Gaspard de Châtillon, Count the Coligny, French gen/admiral, beheaded died on this day in history.
Aug 26 Petrus Ramus, French philosopher (b. 1515) died in the year 1572.
Aug 27 On this day in history death of claude Goudimel, French composer
Sep 05 Pieter Tichelmann, Flemish Franciscan, dies at about 71 on this day in history.
Sep 30 In the year 1572 francisco Borgia, theologist/saint, dies at 61
Oct 24 Edward Stanley, 3rd Earl of Derby, English politician (bc. 1508) died on this day in history.
Nov 23 Agnolo di Cosimo, Italian artist and poet (b. 1503) died in the year 1572.
Nov 24 John Knox, Scottish preacher, dies at about 67 on this day in history.
Dec 10 On this day in history death of cornelis Musius, Dutch humanist/poet, murdered at 72
Dec 30 Galeazzo Alessi, Italian architect (Palazza Marino, Milan), dies at 60 in the year 1572.