1562

 

Rulers:

• Cosimo I de’ Medici, Duke of Florence (1537-1569)

• Elizabeth I, Queen of England and Ireland (1558-1603)

• Felipe II, King of Spain (1556-1598)

Deaths:

• Eleonora di Toledo (1522-1562)

• Medici, Garzia de’ (1547-1562)

• Medici, Giovanni di Cosimo I de’ (1543-1562)

Art:

• Bruegel the Elder, Pieter (c.1525-1569): Dulle Griet (1562)

• Bruegel the Elder, Pieter (c.1525-1569): The Fall of the Rebel Angels (1562)

• Bruegel the Elder, Pieter (c.1525-1569): The Suicide of Saul (1562)

• Bruegel the Elder, Pieter (c.1525-1569): The Triumph of Death (c.1562)

• Bruegel the Elder, Pieter (c.1525-1569): Two Chained Monkeys (1562)

• Tintoretto, Jacopo (1518-1594): Ritrovamento del corpo di San Marco (1562-1563)

• Tiziano (c.1488-1576): Autoritratto (c. 1562)