Famous Deaths In 1556
Thursday, 22 August 2019
Mar 19 On this day in history lieven van der Maude, [Ammonius], South Netherlands poet, dies at 70
Mar 21 On this day in history death of thomas Cranmer, archbishop of Canterbury, burned at stake at 66
Apr 18 On this day in history luigi Alamanni, Italian poet (Flora, Antigone), dies at 61
May 28 In the year 1556 death of saitō Dōsan, Japanese daimyo (b. 1494?)
Jun 10 Martin Agricola [M Sore], German composer/cantor, dies in the year 1556.
Jul 31 Ignatius Loyola, Spanish founder (Jesuit), dies at about 65 in the year 1556.
Aug 25 On this day in history david Jorisz, Flemish glass blower/sect leader, dies at about 54
Oct 31 John Sleidanus, German humanist/historian (Commentary), dies at 50 in the year 1556.
Nov 10 On this day in history richard Chancellor, English explorer, dies in shipwreck off Scotland
Nov 14 Giovanni della Casa, Italian poet (b. 1504) died in the year 1556.
Dec 23 Nicholas Udall, English playwright (b. 1504) died in the year 1556.