Birthdays in History in 1588

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Person of interestPerson of Interest

Jan 12 John Winthrop, 1st governor (Mass Bay Colony)

Founder of the Massachusetts Bay Colony John Winthrop
Founder of the Massachusetts Bay Colony
John Winthrop
  • Feb 19 Pieter de Carpentier, Flemish gov-gen of Dutch East-Indies

Person of interestPerson of Interest

Apr 5 Thomas Hobbes, English philosopher (Leviathan), born in Westport, England (d. 1679)

Philosopher Thomas Hobbes
Philosopher
Thomas Hobbes
  • Apr 15 Claudius Salmasius, [Claude Saumaise], French linguist
  • May 13 Ole Worm, Danish physician (d. 1654)
  • May 28 Pierre Seguier, Chancellor of France (d. 1672)
  • Jun 11 George Wither, English writer (d. 1667)
  • Sep 1 Henry II, Prince of Condé, French nobleman (d. 1646)
  • Nov 27 Valerius Andreas, [Walter Driessens], Flemish historian
  • Dec 10 Isaac Beeckman, Dutch scientist and philosopher (d. 1637)
  • Dec 24 Constance of Austria, queen of Poland (d. 1631)