Famous Deaths In 1626
Thursday, 27 April 2017
Jan 01 Cornelis Pieterse Hoft, Amsterdam merchant/regent, dies at 68 on this day in history.
Jan 21 On this day in history john Dowland, English composer (In Darkness We Dwell), dies at 62
Jan 24 On this day in history death of samuel Argall, English adventurer and naval officer (b. 1580)
Feb 07 William V, Duke of Bavaria (b. 1548) died in the year 1626.
Feb 11 On this day in history death of pietro Cataldi, Italian mathematician (b. 1552)
Feb 20 John Dowland, composer, dies in the year 1626.
Feb 28 In the year 1626 cyril Tourneur, English poet/dramatist, dies at about 51
Apr 09 Francis Bacon, Viscount St Albans, statesman, dies in the year 1626.
Apr 11 Marin Getaldić, Croatian mathematician (b. 1568) died on this day in history.
May 04 In the year 1626 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 in the year 1626.
Jul 05 On this day in history 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 in the year 1626.
Sep 26 In the year 1626 lancelot Andrewes, English theologist/bishop of Winchester, dies at 71
Sep 30 On this day in history death of nurhaci, Manchurian chief (b. 1559)
Oct 02 On this day in history 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 On this day in history death of edward Alleyn, English actor (b. 1566)
Nov 29 On this day in history death of ernst, Graf von Mansfield, German soldier (c. 1580)
Nov 30 Thomas Weelkes, English composer died in the year 1626.
Dec 08 In the year 1626 death of john Davies, English poet (b. 1569)
Dec 10 Edmund Gunter, English mathematician (b. 1581) died in the year 1626.
Dec 15 Adriaen de Vries, Dutch sculptor/painter, dies at about 70 in the year 1626.