1559-1565

1559
Menno Simons dies.   Radical Reformation
  Pope Pius IV elected.   Catholic Reformation
  Pope Paul IV approves and publishes the first Index of Forbidden Books.   Catholic Reformation
1560
Melanchthon dies. Melanchthon
Magisterial Reformation
1561
Marie Dentiere dies.   Magisterial Reformation
1562
Council of Trent begins its third session.   Catholic Reformation
  Teresa of Avila founds St. Joseph's convent in Avila. Teresa
Catholic Reformation
  Katharina Zell dies.   Magisterial Reformation
1564
John Calvin dies. Calvin
Magisterial Reformation
  Wibrandis Rosenblatt dies.   Magisterial Reformation
  Heinrich Bullinger's wife Anna and three children die of the plague. Bullinger
Magisterial Reformation
  Argula von Grumbach dies. Grumbach
Magisterial Reformation