Famous Deaths In 1656
Saturday, 23 July 2016
Jan 03 On this day in history death of mathieu Molé, French statesman (b. 1584)
Feb 20 James Ussher, Irish bible scholar/anglican archbishop, dies at 76 on this day in history.
Feb 27 Johan van Heemskerk, Dutch lawyer/writer/interpreter, dies in the year 1656.
Mar 21 Armagh James Ussher, Archbishop (said world began 4004 BC), dies at 76 in the year 1656.
Mar 31 Pierre de La Barre, composer, dies at 64 in the year 1656.
Apr 24 On this day in history death of thomas Fincke, Danish mathematician and physicist (b. 1561)
Apr 27 Gerard van Honthorst, painter, dies at 65 on this day in history.
Jun 09 In the year 1656 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 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 on this day in history.
Jul 27 On this day in history death of salomo Glassius, German theologian (b. 1593)
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 In the year 1656 stephan Otto, composer, dies at 53
Oct 03 In the year 1656 myles Standish, Plymouth Colony leader, dies (birth date unknown)
Oct 08 In the year 1656 johann Georg I, ruler of Saxon (1611-56, Peace of Prague), dies at 71
Nov 06 Johan IV, duke of Braganca/king of Portugal (1640-56), dies at 52 on this day in history.