Famous Deaths In 1656
Saturday, 29 April 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 Johan van Heemskerk, Dutch lawyer/writer/interpreter, dies on this day in history.
Mar 21 On this day in history 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 on this day in history.
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 In the year 1656 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 Salomo Glassius, German theologian (b. 1593) died in the year 1656.
Aug 11 In the year 1656 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 In the year 1656 stephan Otto, composer, dies at 53
Oct 03 Myles Standish, Plymouth Colony leader, dies (birth date unknown) in the year 1656.
Oct 08 Johann Georg I, ruler of Saxon (1611-56, Peace of Prague), dies at 71 on this day in history.
Nov 06 On this day in history johan IV, duke of Braganca/king of Portugal (1640-56), dies at 52