Birthdays in History in 1608

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  • Jan 28 Giovanni Alfonso Borelli, Naples, mathematician/astronomer
  • Feb 5 Gaspar Schott, German mathematician (d. 1666)
  • Feb 6 Antonio Vieira, Portuguese Jesuit preacher
  • Apr 25 Jean BG duke of Orleans, brother of French King Louis XIII/general
  • May 15 RenĂ© Goupil, French Catholic missionary (Canadian Martyrs) (d. 1642)
  • Jun 19 Thomas Fuller, England, literary (History of the Holy War)
  • Jul 13 Ferdinand III, King of Hungary/Bohemia/German Emperor (1637-57)
  • Jul 14 George Goring, Lord Goring, English royalist soldier (d. 1657)
  • Sep 1 Giacomo Torelli, Italian stage designer and engineer, born in Fano, Italy
  • Sep 3 Pieter Stockmans, Flemish chairman of military
  • Oct 15 Evangelista Torricelli, Italian physicist (d. 1647)
  • Dec 6 George Monck/Monk, English general/gov of Scotland

Person of interestPerson of Interest

Dec 9 John Milton, poet/puritan (Paradise Lost), born in London, England (d. 1674)