Famous Deaths In 1597
Friday, 04 September 2015
Jan 29 Elias Ammerbach, German organist (b. 1530) died in the year 1597.
Feb 02 Lucas van Valckenborch, Flemish painter, buried at about 61 died in the year 1597.
Feb 15 Pieter J Kies, Dutch mayor of Haarlem (1572-73), dies at about 66 on this day in history.
Mar 10 In the year 1597 petrus Forestus, Dutch physician (Willem of Orange), dies
May 20 In the year 1597 matthijs Heldt, dies in battle
Jun 02 Diederik Sonoy, German/Neth governor of Northern quarter, dies at 67 on this day in history.
Jun 09 Jose de Anchieta, Spanish jesuit/missionary, dies on this day in history.
Jun 20 Willem Barents, explorer (discovered Spitsbergen & Bereneil), dies in the year 1597.
Jul 20 In the year 1597 franciscus Raphelengius [French of Ravelingen], Neth publisher, dies
Oct 04 Sarsa Dengel, Emperor of Ethiopia (b. 1550) died on this day in history.
Oct 09 Ashikaga Yoshiaki, Japanese shogun (b. 1537) died on this day in history.
Dec 18 Barbara Blomberg, German mistress of emperor Karel, dies at 67 on this day in history.
Dec 21 Petrus Canisius, Dutch jesuit/saint, dies at 76 on this day in history.