Famous Deaths In 1580
Friday, 24 October 2014
Jan 18 Antonio Scandello, Italian composer (Passion of John), dies at 63 on this day in history.
Jan 31 Hendrik, Portuguese cardinal/epilepticus/regent (1578-80), dies in the year 1580.
Feb 02 In the year 1580 death of bessho Nagaharu, Japanese retainer (b. 1558)
Feb 15 On this day in history cunerus Petri, Dutch theologist/bishop of Leeuwarden, dies
Mar 03 On this day in history jacob Hillebrand, Dutch mayor of Groningen, dies
Apr 01 Alonso Mudarra, Spanish composer died on this day in history.
May 27 Jonker Barthold Entens van Mentheda until Middelstum, dies on this day in history.
Jun 10 Luis Vaz de Camoes, Portugal's national poet (Os Lusiados), dies in the year 1580.
Jun 15 Nicolaas van Nieuwland, corrupt 1st bishop of Haarlem, dies at 70 in the year 1580.
Jun 18 On this day in history juliana van Stolberg, Engraver of Nassau, dies
Jul 25 Baltazar Alvarez, Spanish jesuit/writer, dies at 47 on this day in history.
Aug 01 Albrecht Giese, German politician and diplomat (b. 1524) died on this day in history.
Aug 19 Andrea Palladio, architect/writer (Il Redentore, Venice), dies at 71 in the year 1580.
Aug 20 Jeronymo Osorio, Portuguese historian (b. 1506) died on this day in history.
Aug 25 In the year 1580 frederick Schenk van Toutenburg, last archbishop of Utrecht, dies
Aug 30 In the year 1580 emanuel Philibert, Duke of Savoy/governor of Netherlands, dies
Oct 27 John Bonga, beggar, dies in the year 1580.
Nov 03 On this day in history death of jeronimo Zurita y Castro, Spanish historian (b. 1512)
Nov 09 On this day in history gaspar Schetz, South Neth, minster of chief treasurer, dies at 67
Nov 21 In the year 1580 death of willem Van Hoorn, baron of Heze, governor of Brussels, executed
Nov 30 In the year 1580 death of richard Farrant, English composer
Dec 01 On this day in history death of edmund Campion, English jesuit, hanged at 42