Jan 05 In the year 1587 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 On this day in history birth of johannes Fabricius, Denmark, astronomer (discovered sunspots)
Jan 16 On this day in history birth of alexander Adriaenssen, Flemish painter
Feb 26 In the year 1587 birth of stefano Landi, Italian composer (d. 1639)
Apr 17 On this day in history birth of marco Ivan Lukacic, composer
May 08 Victor Amadeus I, Duke of Savoy (d. 1637) was born in the year 1587.
Aug 18 1st English child born in New World (Virginia Dare) was born on this day in history.