Famous Deaths In 1555
Tuesday, 24 November 2020
Feb 09 John Hooper, deprived Bishop of Gloucester, burnt for heresy died on this day in history.
Mar 23 Julius III, [Giovanni M del Monte], Pope (1550-55), dies at 67 on this day in history.
Mar 27 In the year 1555 death of william Hunter, Protestant martyr
Apr 12 In the year 1555 johanna de Wanzinnige, Queen of Castilie (1504-20), dies at 75
May 01 In the year 1555 marcellus II, [Marcello Cervini], Italian Pope (1555), dies at 53
May 25 Gemma Frisius, Frisian geographer/astronomer, dies at 46 on this day in history.
Jun 07 Maarten van Rossum, Dutch army leader, dies at about 76 on this day in history.
Jun 23 Pedro Mascarenhas, Portuguese explorer (b. 1470) died in the year 1555.
Aug 08 On this day in history death of oronce Finé, French mathematician (b. 1494)
Sep 08 Thomas Villanova, Spanish saint/archbishop of Valencia, dies on this day in history.
Oct 07 In the year 1555 death of louis of Praet, Habsburg diplomat (b. 1488)
Oct 09 In the year 1555 death of justus Jonas, German Protestant reformer (b. 1493)
Oct 16 In the year 1555 death of hugh Latimer, royal chaplain of Anna Boley, burned at stake at 80
Nov 12 Stephen Gardiner, English bishop of Winchester, dies at about 65 in the year 1555.
Nov 21 Georg Agricola, [Bauer], German mineralogist (zinc), dies at 61 on this day in history.
Nov 24 In the year 1555 french Vervoort, Flemish mystic (Bruylocht Cleedt), dies at about 65