Jan 04 In the year 1579 birth of willem Teellinck, Dutch theologist/vicar
Feb 09 On this day in history birth of john Meursius, [van Meurs], Dutch historian
Apr 12 In the year 1579 birth of francois de Bassompierre, marshal of France
Jul 13 Arthur Dee, English physician (d. 1651) was born on this day in history.
Jul 25 On this day in history 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 In the year 1579 birth of john Amner, composer