Famous Deaths In 1626
Thursday, 23 March 2017
Jan 01 Cornelis Pieterse Hoft, Amsterdam merchant/regent, dies at 68 on this day in history.
Jan 21 John Dowland, English composer (In Darkness We Dwell), dies at 62 on this day in history.
Jan 24 Samuel Argall, English adventurer and naval officer (b. 1580) died on this day in history.
Feb 07 In the year 1626 death of william V, Duke of Bavaria (b. 1548)
Feb 11 Pietro Cataldi, Italian mathematician (b. 1552) died on this day in history.
Feb 20 On this day in history john Dowland, composer, dies
Feb 28 Cyril Tourneur, English poet/dramatist, dies at about 51 on this day in history.
Apr 09 Francis Bacon, Viscount St Albans, statesman, dies on this day in history.
Apr 11 Marin Getaldić, Croatian mathematician (b. 1568) died in the year 1626.
May 04 On this day in history death of arthur Lake, Bishop of Bath and Wells, English bishop and Bible translator (b. 1569)
May 17 Juan Pujol, Catalan composer (b. 1570) died on this day in history.
Jul 05 In the year 1626 stephan Fadinger, Austrian boer leader, dies in battle
Jul 13 Robert Sidney, 1st Earl of Leicester, English statesman (b. 1563) died in the year 1626.
Sep 21 François de Bonne, duc de Lesdiguières, Constable of France (b. 1543) died on this day in history.
Sep 26 Lancelot Andrewes, English theologist/bishop of Winchester, dies at 71 on this day in history.
Sep 30 Nurhaci, Manchurian chief (b. 1559) died on this day in history.
Oct 02 In the year 1626 death of diego Sarmiento de Acuña, conde de Gondomar, Spanish diplomat (b. 1567)
Oct 30 In the year 1626 willebord van Roijen, dutch mathematician, dies at 35
Nov 25 Edward Alleyn, English actor (b. 1566) died in the year 1626.
Nov 29 Ernst, Graf von Mansfield, German soldier (c. 1580) died on this day in history.
Nov 30 On this day in history death of thomas Weelkes, English composer
Dec 08 John Davies, English poet (b. 1569) died in the year 1626.
Dec 10 Edmund Gunter, English mathematician (b. 1581) died on this day in history.
Dec 15 On this day in history adriaen de Vries, Dutch sculptor/painter, dies at about 70