Famous Deaths In 1656
Saturday, 25 October 2014
Jan 03 In the year 1656 death of mathieu Molé, French statesman (b. 1584)
Feb 20 In the year 1656 james Ussher, Irish bible scholar/anglican archbishop, dies at 76
Feb 27 Johan van Heemskerk, Dutch lawyer/writer/interpreter, dies on this day in history.
Mar 21 Armagh James Ussher, Archbishop (said world began 4004 BC), dies at 76 on this day in history.
Mar 31 On this day in history pierre de La Barre, composer, dies at 64
Apr 24 On this day in history death of thomas Fincke, Danish mathematician and physicist (b. 1561)
Apr 27 In the year 1656 gerard van Honthorst, painter, dies at 65
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 Michelangelo Rossi, Italian opera composer, buried at about 55 died on this day in history.
Jul 08 Alexander van der Capellen, mister of Aartsbergen, dies at about 64 on this day in history.
Jul 27 On this day in history death of salomo Glassius, German theologian (b. 1593)
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 in the year 1656.
Oct 02 Stephan Otto, composer, dies at 53 on this day in history.
Oct 03 Myles Standish, Plymouth Colony leader, dies (birth date unknown) in the year 1656.
Oct 08 In the year 1656 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