On This Day

Famous People Born in 1463

  • Jan 17 Frederick III [Frederick the Wise], Elector of Saxony (1486-25) who protected his subject Martin Luther, born in Torgau, Holy Roman Empire (d. 1525)
  • Feb 24 Giovanni Pico della Mirandola, Italian scholar/platonist
  • Oct 29 Alessandro Achillini, Italian physician and philosopher, born in Bologna, Italy (d. 1512)