Famous Deaths In 1568
Wednesday, 22 January 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 in the year 1568.
Mar 20 In the year 1568 albrecht von Hohenzollern, 1st duke of Prussia, dies at 77
May 23 Adolf van Nassau, German son of Willem the Rich, dies in battle at 27 on this day in history.
Jun 01 Duke of Alva, & 18 nobles, beheaded died on this day in history.
Jun 05 Lamoraal, earl of Egmont/prince of Gavere, beheaded died on this day in history.
Jul 06 On this day in history johann Oporinus, Swiss book publisher/publisher, dies at 61
Jul 23 On this day in history don Carlos, son of Spanish king Philip II, dies at about 23
Jul 24 On this day in history 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 Jacques Arcadelt, Flemish composer died on this day in history.
Oct 28 Ashikaga Yoshihide, Japanese shogun (b. 1539) died in the year 1568.
Dec 23 In the year 1568 death of roger Ascham, tutor of Elizabeth I of England
Dec 31 In the year 1568 death of shimazu Tadayoshi, Japanese warlord (b. 1493)