On This Day

Famous People Born in 1518

Famous Birthdays

  • Jul 27 Elizabeth Talbot, Countess of Shrewsbury and builder of country houses, born in Derbyshire, England (d. 1608)
  • Aug 8 Conrad Lycosthenes, French-born German humanist and encyclopedist (d. 1561)
  • Sep 29 Tintoretto, Italian Mannerist painter and notable exponent of the Renaissance school, born in Venice, Republic of Venice (d. 1594)
  • Dec 21 Mark van Vaernewijck, Habsburg historian, born in Ghent, County of Flanders, Habsburg Netherlands (d. 1569)