Famous Deaths in 1600

  • Feb 13 Gian Paolo Lomazzo, Italian painter and poet (Trattato), dies at 61
  • Feb 15 Jose the Acosta, Spanish missionary (Peru), dies at 59(?)
  • Feb 17 Giordano Bruno, advocate of Copernican theory, burned at stake
  • Aug 2 Arent van Dorp, Dutch governor of East-Zealand, dies at about 70
  • Aug 15 Johann Baptista Serranus, composer, dies at 60
  • Sep 1 Tadeáš Hájek, Czech physician (b. 1525)
  • Sep 10 John Bruhesius, [Bruhesen], bishop of Groningen, dies
  • Oct 12 Luis Molina, Spanish Jesuit priest (De liberi arbitrii cum gratiae donis), dies at 65
  • Oct 21 Toda Katsushige, Japanese warlord (b. 1557)
  • Nov 3 Richard Hooker, English theologian (b. 1554)
  • Nov 8 Natsuka Masaie, Japanese warlord (b. 1562)
  • Nov 12 Andreas of Austrian, Land Guardian of Neth (1598-1600), dies at 42
  • Nov 17 Kuki Yoshitaka, Japanese naval commander (b. 1542)
  • Dec 12 John Craig, Scottish church reformer/James VI's court vicar, dies