Famous Deaths In 1656
Sunday, 26 September 2021
Jan 03 Mathieu Molé, French statesman (b. 1584) died on this day in history.
Feb 20 James Ussher, Irish bible scholar/anglican archbishop, dies at 76 on this day in history.
Feb 27 In the year 1656 johan van Heemskerk, Dutch lawyer/writer/interpreter, dies
Mar 21 Armagh James Ussher, Archbishop (said world began 4004 BC), dies at 76 on this day in history.
Mar 31 Pierre de La Barre, composer, dies at 64 on this day in history.
Apr 24 Thomas Fincke, Danish mathematician and physicist (b. 1561) died on this day in history.
Apr 27 Gerard van Honthorst, painter, dies at 65 on this day in history.
Jun 09 In the year 1656 thomas Tomkins, composer, dies
Jul 02 François-Marie, comte de Broglie, Italian-born French commander (b. 1611) died on this day in history.
Jul 07 In the year 1656 death of michelangelo Rossi, Italian opera composer, buried at about 55
Jul 08 Alexander van der Capellen, mister of Aartsbergen, dies at about 64 in the year 1656.
Jul 27 Salomo Glassius, German theologian (b. 1593) died on this day in history.
Aug 11 Prince Octavio Piccolomini, Duke of Amalfi, Austrian field marshal (b. 1599) died on this day in history.
Sep 08 Joseph Hall, English bishop and writer (b. 1574) died on this day in history.
Oct 02 On this day in history stephan Otto, composer, dies at 53
Oct 03 Myles Standish, Plymouth Colony leader, dies (birth date unknown) on this day in history.
Oct 08 In the year 1656 johann Georg I, ruler of Saxon (1611-56, Peace of Prague), dies at 71
Nov 06 Johan IV, duke of Braganca/king of Portugal (1640-56), dies at 52 on this day in history.