Famous Deaths in 1571

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  • Jan 3 Joachim II Hector, elector (Brandenburg), dies at 65
  • Jan 9 Nicolas Durand de Villegaignon, French naval officer (b. 1510)
  • Feb 12 Nicholas Throckmorton, English diplomat and politician (b. 1515)
  • Feb 14 Benvenuto Cellini, Italian sculptor/writer (Perseus), dies at 70
  • Feb 14 Odet de Coligny, Cardinal of Châtillon/count of Beauvais, dies at 53
  • Apr 6 John Hamilton, Scottish prelate and politician
  • Jun 1 John Story, English Catholic martyr, executed at Tyburn by being hung, drawn and quartered
  • Jun 7 Pier Francesco Corteccia, composer, dies at 68
  • Jul 15 Shimazu Takahisa, Japanese samurai and warlord (b. 1514)
  • Jul 17 Georg Fabricius, German poet and historian (b. 1516)
  • Sep 4 Earl of Lennox, regent of Scotland, murdered
  • Sep 23 John Jewel, English bishop (b. 1522)
  • Oct 4 Claude Togniel d'Espence, French theologist (Sorbonne), dies at 60
  • Oct 7 Müezzinzade Ali Pasha, Turkish fleet commander, dies in the Battle of Lepanto
  • Nov 24 Jan Blahoslav, Czech bishop, dies at 48