Famous Deaths In 1597
Wednesday, 04 May 2016
Jan 29 Elias Ammerbach, German organist (b. 1530) died on this day in history.
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 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 Diederik Sonoy, German/Neth governor of Northern quarter, dies at 67 on this day in history.
Jun 09 In the year 1597 jose de Anchieta, Spanish jesuit/missionary, dies
Jun 20 Willem Barents, explorer (discovered Spitsbergen & Bereneil), dies in the year 1597.
Jul 20 On this day in history franciscus Raphelengius [French of Ravelingen], Neth publisher, dies
Oct 04 On this day in history death of sarsa Dengel, Emperor of Ethiopia (b. 1550)
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 on this day in history.
Dec 21 Petrus Canisius, Dutch jesuit/saint, dies at 76 on this day in history.