Jan 05 On this day in history birth of xu Xiake, Chinese geographer (d. 1641)
Jan 06 On this day in history birth of gaspar de Guzman, Count of Olivares, Premier of Spain (1621-43)
Jan 08 Johannes Fabricius, Denmark, astronomer (discovered sunspots) was born on this day in history.
Jan 16 In the year 1587 birth of alexander Adriaenssen, Flemish painter
Feb 26 Stefano Landi, Italian composer (d. 1639) was born in the year 1587.
Apr 17 Marco Ivan Lukacic, composer was born on this day in history.
May 08 In the year 1587 birth of victor Amadeus I, Duke of Savoy (d. 1637)
Aug 18 1st English child born in New World (Virginia Dare) was born on this day in history.