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Famous Deaths In 1579

Saturday, 30 April 2016

Feb 20 On this day in history death of nicholas Bacon, English politician (b. 1509)

Jun 25 Hatano Hideharu, Japanese warlord and samurai (b. 1541) died in the year 1579.

Jun 30 Mehmed Pasha Sokolović, Turkish Janissary died in the year 1579.

Aug 05 Stanislaus Hosius, Polish Catholic cardinal (b. 1504) died in the year 1579.

Oct 24 Albrecht V von Wittelsbach, duke of Bavaria, dies at 51 in the year 1579.

Nov 15 On this day in history death of ferenc Dávid, Hungarian religious reformer (b. 1510)

Nov 21 Thomas Gresham, English merchant and financier died in the year 1579.

Dec 21 Vicente Masip, Spanish painter died on this day in history.

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Famous Birthdays In 1579

Famous People Born In This Year In History

Jan 04 Willem Teellinck, Dutch theologist/vicar was born on this day in history.

Feb 09 In the year 1579 birth of john Meursius, [van Meurs], Dutch historian

Apr 12 In the year 1579 birth of francois de Bassompierre, marshal of France

Jul 13 In the year 1579 birth of arthur Dee, English physician (d. 1651)

Jul 25 In the year 1579 birth of valerius Otto, composer

Aug 01 Luís Vélez de Guevara, Spanish writer (d. 1644) was born in the year 1579.

Aug 18 On this day in history birth of charlotte Flandrina van Nassau, daughter of Willem I of Orange

Aug 24 On this day in history birth of john Amner, composer

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