Famous Deaths In 1568
Friday, 14 August 2020
Feb 15 Hendrik van Brederode, Dutch noble (Compromise of Nobles), dies at 36 on this day in history.
Feb 19 Miles Coverdale, translator (1st complete English Bible), dies at 80 on this day in history.
Mar 20 On this day in history albrecht von Hohenzollern, 1st duke of Prussia, dies at 77
May 23 In the year 1568 adolf van Nassau, German son of Willem the Rich, dies in battle at 27
Jun 01 In the year 1568 death of duke of Alva, & 18 nobles, beheaded
Jun 05 Lamoraal, earl of Egmont/prince of Gavere, beheaded died in the year 1568.
Jul 06 In the year 1568 johann Oporinus, Swiss book publisher/publisher, dies at 61
Jul 23 Don Carlos, son of Spanish king Philip II, dies at about 23 in the year 1568.
Jul 24 In the year 1568 death of prince Don Carlos of Spain (b. 1545)
Sep 24 On this day in history death of antoon van Stralen, Flemish mayor of Antwerp, beheaded at about 47
Oct 03 Elisabeth van Valois, French queen of Spain, dies at 23 on this day in history.
Oct 14 In the year 1568 death of jacques Arcadelt, Flemish composer
Oct 28 In the year 1568 death of ashikaga Yoshihide, Japanese shogun (b. 1539)
Dec 23 On this day in history death of roger Ascham, tutor of Elizabeth I of England
Dec 31 On this day in history death of shimazu Tadayoshi, Japanese warlord (b. 1493)