Famous Deaths In 1566
Sunday, 28 February 2021
Jan 07 On this day in history ludovicus Blosius, [Louis de Blois "Dacrianus"], wrtier, dies
Feb 03 On this day in history death of george Cassander, Flemish theologian (b. 1513)
Mar 09 In the year 1566 death of david Riccio, Italian singer/secretary of Mary Stuart, murdered
Mar 26 Antonio de Cabezon, composer, dies on this day in history.
Mar 28 Siegmund Freiherr von Herberstein, Austrian diplomat, dies at 79 in the year 1566.
Apr 25 On this day in history diane de Poitiers, lover of French King Henry II, dies
May 04 Luca Ghini, Italian physician and botanist (b. 1490) died in the year 1566.
May 10 Leonhard Fuchs, German botanist, dies at 65 on this day in history.
Jul 02 Nostradamus, [Michel de Nostre-Dam], French astrologist, dies at 62 in the year 1566.
Jul 31 On this day in history bartholome de Casas, Spanish historian/bishop of Chiapa, dies at 92
Aug 04 In the year 1566 girolamo della Robbia, Italian sculptor (Majolica relief), dies
Sep 02 In the year 1566 taddeo Zuccari, Italian painter, dies at 37
Sep 05 Suleiman I, Great Law Giver, sultan of Turkey (1520-66), dies at 71 on this day in history.
Sep 22 In the year 1566 john Agricola, [Schneider], German theologist/prime minister, dies
Sep 27 Marcus A Vida, [Marcus Hieronymus], Italian humanist/poet/bishop, dies in the year 1566.
Nov 21 On this day in history death of annibale Caro, Italian poet (b. 1507)