Famous Deaths In 1612
Sunday, 24 May 2015
Jan 04 Henry L Spieghel, Dutch merchant/writer, dies at 62 on this day in history.
Jan 20 On this day in history rudolf II von Habsburg, emperor of Germany (1576-1612), dies at 59
Jan 27 Maarten van Valckenborch, Flemish painter, buried at about 77 died in the year 1612.
Jan 28 In the year 1612 thomas Bodley, diplomat/founder (Bodleian Library), dies
Feb 06 In the year 1612 christopher Clavius, calendar reformer, dies (birth date unknown)
Feb 17 In the year 1612 ernst of Bayern, prince/bishop of Luik/archbish Cologne, dies at 57
Mar 14 Philip Galle, Flemish engraver, dies at about 74 in the year 1612.
Apr 11 Edward Wightman, English Baptist preacher (b. 1566) died on this day in history.
Apr 13 On this day in history death of sasaki Kojirō, Japanese samurai
Apr 18 Emanuel Van Meteren, merchant/historian, dies in the year 1612.
May 24 Robert Cecil, 1st Earl of Salisbury/PM (1598-1612), dies at 48 in the year 1612.
Jun 08 In the year 1612 hans Leo Hassler, composer, dies at 49
Jun 13 On this day in history charles van Croij, prince of Chimay, dies at 51
Jul 29 Jacques Bongars, French scholar and diplomat (b. 1554) died in the year 1612.
Aug 04 On this day in history death of hugh Broughton, English scholar (b. 1549)
Aug 09 Ottavio M Frangipani, Pope elect, dies on this day in history.
Aug 12 Giovanni Gabrieli, Italian composer (Madrigali), dies at about 60 in the year 1612.
Sep 09 Nakagawa Hidenari, Japanese warlord (b. 1570) died on this day in history.
Sep 12 Tsar Vasili IV of Russia (b. 1552) died on this day in history.
Sep 27 Piotr Skarga, Polish theology/PM (Sanctity of Life), dies at 76 on this day in history.
Sep 30 Ercole Bottrigari, composer, dies at 81 on this day in history.
Oct 07 Menso Alting, Dutch reformed vicar/theologist, dies at 70 in the year 1612.
Nov 20 John Harington, English writer (b. 1561) died on this day in history.