Famous Deaths In 1656
Thursday, 23 March 2017
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 In the year 1656 johan van Heemskerk, Dutch lawyer/writer/interpreter, dies
Mar 21 Armagh James Ussher, Archbishop (said world began 4004 BC), dies at 76 on this day in history.
Mar 31 In the year 1656 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 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 In the year 1656 death of salomo Glassius, German theologian (b. 1593)
Aug 11 Prince Octavio Piccolomini, Duke of Amalfi, Austrian field marshal (b. 1599) died in the year 1656.
Sep 08 Joseph Hall, English bishop and writer (b. 1574) died in the year 1656.
Oct 02 Stephan Otto, composer, dies at 53 on this day in history.
Oct 03 On this day in history myles Standish, Plymouth Colony leader, dies (birth date unknown)
Oct 08 On this day in history johann Georg I, ruler of Saxon (1611-56, Peace of Prague), dies at 71
Nov 06 On this day in history johan IV, duke of Braganca/king of Portugal (1640-56), dies at 52