On This Day

Famous People Who Died in 1575

  • Mar 11 Matthias Flacius, Croatian Protestant reformer (b. 1520)
  • Mar 15 Annibale Padovano, Italian composer (b. 1527)
  • Mar 24 Yosef Karo, Spanish-born rabbi (b. 1488)
  • May 17 Matthew "Nosey" Parker, Archbishop of Canterbury (1559-75), dies at 68
  • Jun 2 Pieter Aertsen, [Long Worm], painter, dies at about 65
  • Jun 16 Hadrianus Junius [Adriaen de Jonghe], Dutch physician, historian and humanist, dies at 63
  • Jul 12 RenĂ©e/Renata de France, duchess of Ferara/daughter of Louis XII, dies
  • Jul 14 Richard Taverner, English Bible translator
  • Sep 17 Heinrich Bullinger, Swiss religious reformer, dies at 71
  • Sep 29 Charles de Boisot, water beggar, dies in battle at about 45
  • Dec 23 Akiyama Nobutomo, Japanese warrior (hanged) (b. 1531)
  • Dec 31 Pierino Belli, Italian soldier and jurist (b. 1502)