Famous People Born in February 1519

  • Feb 5 René of Châlon, (d. 1544)
  • Feb 15 Pedro Menéndez de Avilés, Spanish admiral and explorer who founded St. Augustine, Florida, born in Avilés, Spain (d. 1574)
  • Feb 16 Gaspard de Coligny, French Huguenot leader and French admiral (French Wars of religion), born at Châtillon-sur-Loing, France (d. 1572)
  • Feb 17 Francis, Duke of Guise, French soldier and politician (d. 1563)