Jan 04 In the year 1579 birth of willem Teellinck, Dutch theologist/vicar
Feb 09 John Meursius, [van Meurs], Dutch historian was born in the year 1579.
Apr 12 Francois de Bassompierre, marshal of France was born in the year 1579.
Jul 13 On this day in history birth of arthur Dee, English physician (d. 1651)
Jul 25 Valerius Otto, composer was born on this day in history.
Aug 01 On this day in history birth of luís Vélez de Guevara, Spanish writer (d. 1644)
Aug 18 In the year 1579 birth of charlotte Flandrina van Nassau, daughter of Willem I of Orange
Aug 24 John Amner, composer was born in the year 1579.