Famous Deaths In 1656
Sunday, 29 March 2015
Jan 03 On this day in history death of mathieu Molé, French statesman (b. 1584)
Feb 20 On this day in history james Ussher, Irish bible scholar/anglican archbishop, dies at 76
Feb 27 On this day in history 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 in the year 1656.
Apr 24 Thomas Fincke, Danish mathematician and physicist (b. 1561) died on this day in history.
Apr 27 Gerard van Honthorst, painter, dies at 65 in the year 1656.
Jun 09 Thomas Tomkins, composer, dies on this day in history.
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 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 In the year 1656 death of joseph Hall, English bishop and writer (b. 1574)
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 On this day in history johann Georg I, ruler of Saxon (1611-56, Peace of Prague), dies at 71
Nov 06 In the year 1656 johan IV, duke of Braganca/king of Portugal (1640-56), dies at 52