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Famous Birthdays In 1579

Tuesday, 23 December 2014

Jan 04 On this day in history birth of willem Teellinck, Dutch theologist/vicar

Feb 09 In the year 1579 birth of john Meursius, [van Meurs], Dutch historian

Apr 12 On this day in history birth of francois de Bassompierre, marshal of France

Jul 13 On this day in history birth of arthur Dee, English physician (d. 1651)

Jul 25 In the year 1579 birth of valerius Otto, composer

Aug 01 Luís Vélez de Guevara, Spanish writer (d. 1644) was born in the year 1579.

Aug 18 Charlotte Flandrina van Nassau, daughter of Willem I of Orange was born on this day in history.

Aug 24 John Amner, composer was born on this day in history.

Nov 11 In the year 1579 birth of frans Snyders, Flemish animal painter

Nov 22 Jan Baptist Stalpart van der Wiele, Dutch lawyer/pastor/lyricist was born in the year 1579.

Dec 09 On this day in history birth of martin de Porres, Peruvian saint (d. 1639)

Dec 09 On this day in history birth of martinus de Porres, Peruvian saint (patron of social justice) (d. 1639)

Dec 12 Heinrich Steuccius, composer was born on this day in history.

Dec 20 John Fletcher, Elizabethan dramatist (Phylaster) (baptized) was born on this day in history.

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Famous Deaths In 1579

Famous People Died In This Year In History

Feb 20 Nicholas Bacon, English politician (b. 1509) died in the year 1579.

Jun 25 On this day in history death of hatano Hideharu, Japanese warlord and samurai (b. 1541)

Jun 30 Mehmed Pasha Sokolović, Turkish Janissary died on this day in history.

Aug 05 On this day in history death of stanislaus Hosius, Polish Catholic cardinal (b. 1504)

Oct 24 Albrecht V von Wittelsbach, duke of Bavaria, dies at 51 in the year 1579.

Nov 15 Ferenc Dávid, Hungarian religious reformer (b. 1510) died on this day in history.

Nov 21 In the year 1579 death of thomas Gresham, English merchant and financier

Dec 21 Vicente Masip, Spanish painter died in the year 1579.