On This Day

Famous People Who Died in 1570

  • Jan 3 Bartholomeus Latomus, [Steinmetz], Flemish archbishop of Trier, dies
  • Jan 8 Philibert de l'Orme, French architect (bc. 1510)
  • Mar 12 Jacob van den Eynden, Grand Pensionary of Holland, dies
  • Jul 3 Antonio Paleario, Italian humanist, executed by inquisition at 67
  • Jul 25 Ivan Viskovati, chancellor of Russia, executed
  • Sep 11 Johannes Brenz, German theologist (Dutch Brentians), dies at 71
  • Oct 1 Frans Floris, Flemish painter (b. 1520)
  • Oct 14 Floris van Montmorency, baron of Montigny, dies at 43
  • Oct 16 Baron van Montigny, Dutch earl of Horne, murdered
  • Oct 18 Manoel da Nóbrega, Portuguese Jesuit in Brazil (b. 1517)
  • Oct 20 João de Barros, Portuguese historian (b. 1496)
  • Nov 27 Jacopo Sansovino, Italian sculptor and architect (b. 1486)
  • Dec 5 Johan Friis, Danish statesman (b. 1494)