Birthdays in History in 1547

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  • Feb 24 Jan of Austria, Spanish military man/land guardian of the Netherland
  • Mar 1 Rudolph Goclenius, German philosopher (d. 1628)
  • Apr 13 Elisabeth of Valois, daughter of King Henry II of France and 3rd wife of Philip II of Spain (d. 1568)
  • Sep 14 Johan van Oldenbarnevelt, Dutch Grand Pensionary
  • Sep 16 Abu al-Faiz ibn Mubarak Faizi, Persian-Dutch East Indies poet
  • Sep 22 Philipp Nikodemus Frischlin, German philologist and poet (d. 1590)

Person of interestPerson of Interest

Sep 29 Miguel de Cervantes, Spanish author and novelist (Don Quixote), born in Alcalá de Henares, Spain (d. 1616)

  • Oct 18 Justus Lipsius, [Joost Lips], Dutch classic philologist/historian
  • Nov 12 Claude of Valois, French princess (d. 1575). 2nd daughter of King Henry II of France and Catherine de' Medici.
  • Dec 5 Ubbo Emmius, [van Embden], Dutch-Frisian humanist/historian