Famous Birthdays In 1540
Friday, 26 August 2016
Jan 25 Edmund Campion, London, saint/Jesuit martyr (Decem Rationes) was born in the year 1540.
Jan 28 Ludolph van Ceulen, German mathematician (d. 1610) was born in the year 1540.
Jun 03 In the year 1540 birth of charles I of Austria (d. 1590)
Jun 11 Barnabe Googe, English poet (d. 1594) was born on this day in history.
Jun 23 On this day in history birth of johann Baptista Serranus, composer
Jul 11 Adolf van Nassau, German son of Willem the Rich/Juliana of Stolberg was born on this day in history.
Aug 05 In the year 1540 birth of joseph Justice Scaliger, proposed Julian dating
Aug 26 In the year 1540 birth of king Magnus of Livonia (d. 1583)
Oct 01 Johann Jakob Grynaeus, Swiss Protestant clergyman (d. 1617) was born on this day in history.
Dec 31 Silvio Antoniano, Italian cardinal/theologist (Tre libri) was born in the year 1540.