Famous Deaths In 1656
Saturday, 13 February 2016
Jan 03 Mathieu Molé, French statesman (b. 1584) died on this day in history.
Feb 20 On this day in history james Ussher, Irish bible scholar/anglican archbishop, dies at 76
Feb 27 Johan van Heemskerk, Dutch lawyer/writer/interpreter, dies in the year 1656.
Mar 21 In the year 1656 armagh James Ussher, Archbishop (said world began 4004 BC), dies at 76
Mar 31 On this day in history pierre de La Barre, composer, dies at 64
Apr 24 In the year 1656 death of thomas Fincke, Danish mathematician and physicist (b. 1561)
Apr 27 Gerard van Honthorst, painter, dies at 65 on this day in history.
Jun 09 Thomas Tomkins, composer, dies in the year 1656.
Jul 02 François-Marie, comte de Broglie, Italian-born French commander (b. 1611) died in the year 1656.
Jul 07 Michelangelo Rossi, Italian opera composer, buried at about 55 died in the year 1656.
Jul 08 On this day in history alexander van der Capellen, mister of Aartsbergen, dies at about 64
Jul 27 Salomo Glassius, German theologian (b. 1593) died in the year 1656.
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 Stephan Otto, composer, dies at 53 in the year 1656.
Oct 03 Myles Standish, Plymouth Colony leader, dies (birth date unknown) in the year 1656.
Oct 08 Johann Georg I, ruler of Saxon (1611-56, Peace of Prague), dies at 71 in the year 1656.
Nov 06 Johan IV, duke of Braganca/king of Portugal (1640-56), dies at 52 on this day in history.