Famous Deaths In 1597
Saturday, 30 May 2015
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 on this day in history.
Feb 15 On this day in history pieter J Kies, Dutch mayor of Haarlem (1572-73), dies at about 66
Mar 10 On this day in history petrus Forestus, Dutch physician (Willem of Orange), dies
May 20 On this day in history matthijs Heldt, dies in battle
Jun 02 On this day in history diederik Sonoy, German/Neth governor of Northern quarter, dies at 67
Jun 09 Jose de Anchieta, Spanish jesuit/missionary, dies on this day in history.
Jun 20 In the year 1597 willem Barents, explorer (discovered Spitsbergen & Bereneil), dies
Jul 20 Franciscus Raphelengius [French of Ravelingen], Neth publisher, dies in the year 1597.
Oct 04 On this day in history death of sarsa Dengel, Emperor of Ethiopia (b. 1550)
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 in the year 1597.
Dec 21 Petrus Canisius, Dutch jesuit/saint, dies at 76 in the year 1597.