Famous Deaths In 1656
Saturday, 20 December 2014
Jan 03 Mathieu Molé, French statesman (b. 1584) died on this day in history.
Feb 20 James Ussher, Irish bible scholar/anglican archbishop, dies at 76 on this day in history.
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 Thomas Fincke, Danish mathematician and physicist (b. 1561) died in the year 1656.
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 On this day in history death of françois-Marie, comte de Broglie, Italian-born French commander (b. 1611)
Jul 07 Michelangelo Rossi, Italian opera composer, buried at about 55 died in the year 1656.
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 In the year 1656 stephan Otto, composer, dies at 53
Oct 03 Myles Standish, Plymouth Colony leader, dies (birth date unknown) on this day in history.
Oct 08 In the year 1656 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