Famous Deaths In 1656
Thursday, 20 February 2020
Jan 03 Mathieu MolĂ©, French statesman (b. 1584) died in the year 1656.
Feb 20 On this day in history james Ussher, Irish bible scholar/anglican archbishop, dies at 76
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 in the year 1656.
Mar 31 In the year 1656 pierre de La Barre, composer, dies at 64
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 On this day in history death of franĂ§ois-Marie, comte de Broglie, Italian-born French commander (b. 1611)
Jul 07 In the year 1656 death of michelangelo Rossi, Italian opera composer, buried at about 55
Jul 08 In the year 1656 alexander van der Capellen, mister of Aartsbergen, dies at about 64
Jul 27 Salomo Glassius, German theologian (b. 1593) died in the year 1656.
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 In the year 1656 stephan Otto, composer, dies at 53
Oct 03 On this day in history myles Standish, Plymouth Colony leader, dies (birth date unknown)
Oct 08 On this day in history 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.