Birthdays in History in 1606

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  • Feb 10 Christine Marie of France, regent of Savoy (d. 1663)
  • Feb 12 John Winthrop, the Younger, Governor of Connecticut (d. 1676)
  • Mar 3 Edmund Waller, England, poet (Penshust)
  • May 6 Lorenzo Lippi, [Perlone Zipoli], poet/painter
  • May 23 Juan Caramuel y Lobkowitz, Spanish writer (d. 1682)
  • May 25 Charles Garnier, French Jesuit missionary (d. 1649)
  • Jun 6 Pierre Corneille, France, dramatist (El Cid, Horace)
  • Jun 16 Arthur Chichester, 1st Earl of Donegall, Irish soldier (d. 1675)
  • Jun 19 James Hamilton, 1st Duke of Hamilton, Scottish statesman (d. 1649)

Person of interestPerson of Interest

Jul 15 Rembrandt van Rijn, Dutch painter (Night Watch), born in Leiden, Netherlands (d. 1669)

  • Aug 18 Maria Anna of Spain, Holy Roman Empire Empress and Queen of Hungary (d. 1646)
  • Sep 22 Li Zicheng, Chinese rebel (d. 1645)
  • Oct 14 Johan Maetsuyker, Dutch governor-general of Ceylon (1653-78)

Person of interestPerson of Interest

Nov 12 Jeanne Mance, French-Canadian settler who founded the first hospital in North America, born in Langres, France (d. 1673)

Nurse and Settler of New France Jeanne Mance
Nurse and Settler of New France
Jeanne Mance
  • Nov 20 Abraham de Wicquefort, Dutch diplomat/historian
  • Nov 22 Pieter II de Jode, Flemish engraver/publisher