Famous Deaths In 1656
Friday, 26 August 2016
Jan 03 Mathieu Molé, French statesman (b. 1584) died in the year 1656.
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 Thomas Fincke, Danish mathematician and physicist (b. 1561) died in the year 1656.
Apr 27 In the year 1656 gerard van Honthorst, painter, dies at 65
Jun 09 On this day in history thomas Tomkins, composer, dies
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 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 on this day in history.
Aug 11 Prince Octavio Piccolomini, Duke of Amalfi, Austrian field marshal (b. 1599) died on this day in history.
Sep 08 On this day in history death of joseph Hall, English bishop and writer (b. 1574)
Oct 02 On this day in history stephan Otto, composer, dies at 53
Oct 03 In the year 1656 myles Standish, Plymouth Colony leader, dies (birth date unknown)
Oct 08 Johann Georg I, ruler of Saxon (1611-56, Peace of Prague), dies at 71 on this day in history.
Nov 06 Johan IV, duke of Braganca/king of Portugal (1640-56), dies at 52 in the year 1656.