Famous Deaths In 1656
Friday, 29 May 2015
Jan 03 Mathieu Molé, French statesman (b. 1584) died in the year 1656.
Feb 20 James Ussher, Irish bible scholar/anglican archbishop, dies at 76 in the year 1656.
Feb 27 In the year 1656 johan van Heemskerk, Dutch lawyer/writer/interpreter, dies
Mar 21 On this day in history armagh James Ussher, Archbishop (said world began 4004 BC), dies at 76
Mar 31 Pierre de La Barre, composer, dies at 64 on this day in history.
Apr 24 In the year 1656 death of thomas Fincke, Danish mathematician and physicist (b. 1561)
Apr 27 On this day in history gerard van Honthorst, painter, dies at 65
Jun 09 Thomas Tomkins, composer, dies in the year 1656.
Jul 02 François-Marie, comte de Broglie, Italian-born French commander (b. 1611) died on this day in history.
Jul 07 On this day in history death of michelangelo Rossi, Italian opera composer, buried at about 55
Jul 08 Alexander van der Capellen, mister of Aartsbergen, dies at about 64 in the year 1656.
Jul 27 Salomo Glassius, German theologian (b. 1593) died on this day in history.
Aug 11 On this day in history death of prince Octavio Piccolomini, Duke of Amalfi, Austrian field marshal (b. 1599)
Sep 08 Joseph Hall, English bishop and writer (b. 1574) died on this day in history.
Oct 02 On this day in history stephan Otto, composer, dies at 53
Oct 03 In the year 1656 myles Standish, Plymouth Colony leader, dies (birth date unknown)
Oct 08 Johann Georg I, ruler of Saxon (1611-56, Peace of Prague), dies at 71 in the year 1656.
Nov 06 On this day in history johan IV, duke of Braganca/king of Portugal (1640-56), dies at 52