Famous Birthdays In 1540
Thursday, 30 October 2014
Jan 25 Edmund Campion, London, saint/Jesuit martyr (Decem Rationes) was born on this day in history.
Jan 28 Ludolph van Ceulen, German mathematician (d. 1610) was born on this day in history.
Jun 03 In the year 1540 birth of charles I of Austria (d. 1590)
Jun 11 On this day in history birth of barnabe Googe, English poet (d. 1594)
Jun 23 Johann Baptista Serranus, composer was born on this day in history.
Jul 11 Adolf van Nassau, German son of Willem the Rich/Juliana of Stolberg was born in the year 1540.
Aug 05 Joseph Justice Scaliger, proposed Julian dating was born on this day in history.
Aug 26 On this day in history birth of king Magnus of Livonia (d. 1583)
Oct 01 Johann Jakob Grynaeus, Swiss Protestant clergyman (d. 1617) was born in the year 1540.
Dec 31 In the year 1540 birth of silvio Antoniano, Italian cardinal/theologist (Tre libri)