Jun 28 Henry VIII, King of England (1509-47) was born in the year 1491.
Oct 26 On this day in history birth of zhengde, Emperor of China (d. 1521)
Nov 08 Teofilo Folengo, Italian poet (d. 1544) was born in the year 1491.
Dec 24 On this day in history birth of ignatius of Loyola, Spanish founder of the Jesuit order (d. 1556)
Dec 31 Jacques Cartier, French explorer (d. 1557) was born on this day in history.