Famous Deaths In 1597
Thursday, 26 May 2016
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 on this day in history.
Feb 15 Pieter J Kies, Dutch mayor of Haarlem (1572-73), dies at about 66 in the year 1597.
Mar 10 On this day in history petrus Forestus, Dutch physician (Willem of Orange), dies
May 20 Matthijs Heldt, dies in battle on this day in history.
Jun 02 In the year 1597 diederik Sonoy, German/Neth governor of Northern quarter, dies at 67
Jun 09 On this day in history jose de Anchieta, Spanish jesuit/missionary, dies
Jun 20 Willem Barents, explorer (discovered Spitsbergen & Bereneil), dies on this day in history.
Jul 20 On this day in history franciscus Raphelengius [French of Ravelingen], Neth publisher, dies
Oct 04 Sarsa Dengel, Emperor of Ethiopia (b. 1550) died in the year 1597.
Oct 09 In the year 1597 death of ashikaga Yoshiaki, Japanese shogun (b. 1537)
Dec 18 Barbara Blomberg, German mistress of emperor Karel, dies at 67 in the year 1597.
Dec 21 In the year 1597 petrus Canisius, Dutch jesuit/saint, dies at 76