On This Day

Famous People Born in 1509

  • Jan 25 Giovanni Morone, Italian cardinal, born in Milan, Italy (d. 1580)

Person of interestJohn Calvin

Jul 10 John Calvin [Jehan Cauvin], Protestant religious reformer and theologian (Calvinism), born in Picardy, France (d. 1564)

Protestant Reformer and Theologian John Calvin
Protestant Reformer and Theologian
John Calvin
  • Aug 3 Étienne Dolet, French scholar and printer, born in Orléans, France (d. 1546)