On This Day

Famous People Born in 1559

  • Feb 18 Isaac Casaubon, naturalized English classical scholar, theologian
  • Jul 22 Lawrence of Brindisi, Italian monk (d. 1619)
  • Sep 12 Lodovico Cardi da Cigoli, Italian painter and architect, born in Tuscany, Italy (d. 1613)
  • Nov 13 Albert VII, Archduke of Austria, born in Wiener Neustadt, Austria (d. 1621)
  • Nov 15 Albert VII, Archduke of Austria and cardinal-archbishop of Toledo, born in Wiener Neustadt, Austria (d. 1621)