Jan 22 Mori Terumoto, Japanese warrior (d. 1625) was born in the year 1553.
Mar 29 Vitsentzos Kornaros, Greek Renaissance poet (d. 1613 or 1614) was born in the year 1553.
Apr 30 In the year 1553 birth of louise de Lorraine-Vaudémont, queen of France (d. 1601)
May 14 In the year 1553 birth of margaret of Valois, wife of Henry IV (d. 1615)
Jun 05 On this day in history birth of bernardino Baldi, Italian mathematician (d. 1617)
Jun 15 Ernst, archduke of Austria/governor of the Netherlands was born on this day in history.
Jul 15 On this day in history birth of archduke Ernest of Austria (d. 1595)
Nov 23 In the year 1553 birth of prospero Alpini, Italy, botanist/physician (De Medocoma Aegyptorum)