Famous People Born in 1525

  • Jan 6 Caspar Peucer, German reformer, born in Bautzen, Germany (d. 1602)
  • Feb 3 Giovanni Pierluigi da Palestrina, Italian composer, born in Palestrina, Papal States (d. 1594) [birthday unconfirmed]
  • Sep 11 Johan Georg, Elector of Brandenburg (1571-91), born in Cölln, Germany (d. 1598)
  • Sep 25 Steven Borough, English explorer, born in Northam, Devon, England (d. 1584)
  • Dec 1 Tadeáš Hájek, Czech naturalist, physician and astronomer, born in Prague, Kingdom of Bohemia (d. 1600)