Famous Deaths In 1656
Saturday, 25 February 2017
Jan 03 Mathieu Molé, French statesman (b. 1584) died in the year 1656.
Feb 20 James Ussher, Irish bible scholar/anglican archbishop, dies at 76 on this day in history.
Feb 27 On this day in history johan van Heemskerk, Dutch lawyer/writer/interpreter, dies
Mar 21 Armagh James Ussher, Archbishop (said world began 4004 BC), dies at 76 in the year 1656.
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 on this day in history.
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 In the year 1656 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 Salomo Glassius, German theologian (b. 1593) died in the year 1656.
Aug 11 On this day in history death of prince Octavio Piccolomini, Duke of Amalfi, Austrian field marshal (b. 1599)
Sep 08 In the year 1656 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 In the year 1656 johan IV, duke of Braganca/king of Portugal (1640-56), dies at 52