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Deaths in History in 1515

Person of interestLouis XII

Jan 1 Louis XII, the Just, King of France (1498-1515), dies at 52

King of France Louis XII
King of France
Louis XII
  • Feb 6 Aldus Manutius, Italian printer
  • Nov 5 Mariotto Albertinelli, Italian painter, dies at 41
  • Dec 2 Gonzalo de Cordoba, Spanish general/strategist/viceroy of Naples, dies

Person of interestAfonso de Albuquerque

Dec 15 Afonso de Albuquerque, Portuguese admiral, Duke of Goa and Viceroy of Portuguese India, dies at sea in sight of Goa at around 62

Admiral and Duke of Goa Afonso de Albuquerque
Admiral and Duke of Goa
Afonso de Albuquerque