On This Day

Famous People Born in 1517

Famous Birthdays

  • Jan 17 Antonio Scandello, Italian composer (Passion of Johannes)
  • Jan 31 Gioseffo Zarlino, composer
  • Mar 29 Carlo Carafa, Italian cardinal, born in Naples, Italy (d. 1561)
  • Jun 18 Emperor Ōgimachi, 106th Emperor of Japan (d. 1593)
  • Jun 29 Rembert Dodoens [Rembert Van Joenckema], Flemish physician and botanist, born in Mechelen, Spanish Netherlands (d. 1585)
  • Jul 10 Odet de Coligny, Cardinal of Châtillon and count of Beauvais, born in Châtillon-Coligny, France (d. 1571)
  • Jul 25 Jacques Peletier (du Mans), French poet and scientist, born in Le Mans, France (d. 1582)
  • Aug 20 Antoine Perrenot de Granvelle, Spanish cardinal and viceroy of Naples (1571-75), born in Besançon, France (d. 1586)
  • Oct 18 Manoel da Nóbrega, Portuguese Jesuit in Brazil (d. 1570)