On This Day

Deaths in History in 1551

  • Apr 6 Joachim Vadianus, Swiss physician/mayor of Sankt Gallen, dies at 66
  • Apr 21 Oda Nobuhide, Japanese warlord (b. 1510)
  • May 18 Domenico di Pace Beccafumi, Italian Mannerist painter, dies at 65
  • May 31 Aristotele "Basiano" da Sangallo, Italian set designer, dies
  • Jul 13 John Wallop, English soldier and diplomat (b. 1490)
  • Aug 26 Margareta Leijonhufvud, queen of Gustav I of Sweden (b. 1516)
  • Sep 30 ÅŒuchi Yoshitaka, Japanese warlord (b. 1507)