On This Day

Famous People Born in December 1566

  • Dec 1 Philip, earl of Nassau-Dillenburg, gov of Ft Gorinchem/Nijmegen
  • Dec 11 Manuel Cardoso, Portuguese composer, born in Fronteira (d. 1650)
  • Dec 20 Edward Wightman, English radical Anabaptist, born in Burton upon Trent (d. 1612)
  • Dec 30 Alessandro Piccinini, composer