Famous Deaths In 1597
Friday, 24 May 2019
Jan 29 Elias Ammerbach, German organist (b. 1530) died on this day in history.
Feb 02 Lucas van Valckenborch, Flemish painter, buried at about 61 died on this day in history.
Feb 15 On this day in history pieter J Kies, Dutch mayor of Haarlem (1572-73), dies at about 66
Mar 10 Petrus Forestus, Dutch physician (Willem of Orange), dies in the year 1597.
May 20 Matthijs Heldt, dies in battle on this day in history.
Jun 02 In the year 1597 diederik Sonoy, German/Neth governor of Northern quarter, dies at 67
Jun 09 On this day in history jose de Anchieta, Spanish jesuit/missionary, dies
Jun 20 Willem Barents, explorer (discovered Spitsbergen & Bereneil), dies in the year 1597.
Jul 20 On this day in history franciscus Raphelengius [French of Ravelingen], Neth publisher, dies
Oct 04 On this day in history death of sarsa Dengel, Emperor of Ethiopia (b. 1550)
Oct 09 Ashikaga Yoshiaki, Japanese shogun (b. 1537) died on this day in history.
Dec 18 Barbara Blomberg, German mistress of emperor Karel, dies at 67 on this day in history.
Dec 21 In the year 1597 petrus Canisius, Dutch jesuit/saint, dies at 76