Famous Deaths In 1572
Wednesday, 29 March 2023
Feb 23 Pierre Certon, French composer died on this day in history.
Feb 28 Aegidius Tschudi, Swiss historian (b. 1505) died in the year 1572.
Mar 02 Mem de Sá, Portuguese Governor-General of Brazil died on this day in history.
Mar 27 Girolamo Maggi, Italian Renaissance man (b. abt. 1523) died on this day in history.
May 01 In the year 1572 pius V, [Antonio Ghislieri], great-inquisiteur/Pope (1566-72), dies
Jun 02 Thomas Howard 4th duke of Norfolk, English Earl, executed at 36 died in the year 1572.
Jun 07 August I [Sigismund II August], king of Poland (1548-72), dies at 42 in the year 1572.
Jun 09 On this day in history jeanne d'Albret, queen of Navarra, dies at 44
Jun 24 On this day in history death of adrianus van Gouda, lay brother, hanged
Jul 07 Sigismund II August, last Jagellonen king of Poland, dies at 51 in the year 1572.
Aug 05 On this day in history death of isaac Luria, Palestinian-born Kabbalist (b. 1534)
Aug 20 On this day in history death of miguel López de Legazpi, Spanish conquistador (b. 1502)
Aug 22 In the year 1572 death of thomas Percy, 7th Earl of Northumberland (b. 1528)
Aug 24 Gaspard de Châtillon, Count the Coligny, French gen/admiral, beheaded died in the year 1572.
Aug 26 In the year 1572 death of petrus Ramus, French philosopher (b. 1515)
Aug 27 Claude Goudimel, French composer died on this day in history.
Sep 05 Pieter Tichelmann, Flemish Franciscan, dies at about 71 on this day in history.
Sep 30 Francisco Borgia, theologist/saint, dies at 61 in the year 1572.
Oct 24 On this day in history death of edward Stanley, 3rd Earl of Derby, English politician (bc. 1508)
Nov 23 Agnolo di Cosimo, Italian artist and poet (b. 1503) died on this day in history.
Nov 24 John Knox, Scottish preacher, dies at about 67 in the year 1572.
Dec 10 Cornelis Musius, Dutch humanist/poet, murdered at 72 died on this day in history.
Dec 30 In the year 1572 galeazzo Alessi, Italian architect (Palazza Marino, Milan), dies at 60