Famous Deaths In 1566
Tuesday, 27 October 2020
Jan 07 On this day in history ludovicus Blosius, [Louis de Blois "Dacrianus"], wrtier, dies
Feb 03 George Cassander, Flemish theologian (b. 1513) died in the year 1566.
Mar 09 David Riccio, Italian singer/secretary of Mary Stuart, murdered died in the year 1566.
Mar 26 Antonio de Cabezon, composer, dies in the year 1566.
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 on this day in history.
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 on this day in history.
Jul 31 Bartholome de Casas, Spanish historian/bishop of Chiapa, dies at 92 on this day in history.
Aug 04 Girolamo della Robbia, Italian sculptor (Majolica relief), dies in the year 1566.
Sep 02 Taddeo Zuccari, Italian painter, dies at 37 on this day in history.
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 On this day in history marcus A Vida, [Marcus Hieronymus], Italian humanist/poet/bishop, dies
Nov 21 In the year 1566 death of annibale Caro, Italian poet (b. 1507)