Jan 07 Ludovicus Blosius, [Louis de Blois "Dacrianus"], wrtier, dies in the year 1566.
Feb 03 In the year 1566 death of george Cassander, Flemish theologian (b. 1513)
Mar 09 David Riccio, Italian singer/secretary of Mary Stuart, murdered died in the year 1566.
Mar 26 Antonio de Cabezon, composer, dies on this day in history.
Mar 28 Siegmund Freiherr von Herberstein, Austrian diplomat, dies at 79 in the year 1566.
Apr 25 On this day in history diane de Poitiers, lover of French King Henry II, dies
May 04 Luca Ghini, Italian physician and botanist (b. 1490) died on this day in history.
May 10 Leonhard Fuchs, German botanist, dies at 65 on this day in history.