Famous Deaths In 1554
Tuesday, 03 October 2023
Jan 01 Pedro de Valdivia, Spanish conquistador (b. 1500) died in the year 1554.
Jan 16 Christiern Pedersen, Danish humanist (b. 1480) died on this day in history.
Feb 12 Jane Grey, queen of England for 9 days, beheaded at 17 died in the year 1554.
Feb 21 On this day in history hieronymus Bock, German doctor (founder of modern botany), dies
Feb 23 Henry Grey, Duke of Suffolk, Lady Jane Grey's father, executed died on this day in history.
Mar 03 In the year 1554 johann Friedrich, the Generous, Elector of Saxony (1532-47) and Head of the Protestant Confederation of Germany (the Schmalkaldic League), dies at 50
Apr 11 Thomas Wyatt the younger, English rebel (b. 1521) died on this day in history.
Jun 19 On this day in history sixt[us] Birck [Xystus Betulius], German writer (Judith), dies at 53
Aug 25 On this day in history thomas Howard, 3rd Duke of Norfolk, English great admiral, dies
Sep 22 Francisco Vasquez de Coronado, Spanish explorer died on this day in history.