On This Day

Famous People Born in 1595

Famous Birthdays

  • Jan 6 Claude Favre de Vaugelas, French man of letters, born in Bourg-en-Bresse, France (d. 1650)
  • Feb 2 Jacob van Campen, painter/architect (New Church, Amsterdam)
  • Feb 24 Matthias C Sarbiewski, [Sarbievius], Polish jesuit/poet
  • Apr 5 John Wilson, English composer, born in Faversham, Kent (d. 1674)
  • May 27 Benedictus Carpzovius [Benedikt Carpzov], German lawyer (d. 1666)
  • Jun 9 Władysław IV Vasa, King of Poland (1632-48), born in Kraków (d. 1648)
  • Oct 2 Jacob Louys, Flemish engraver, born in Antwerp (d. 1668)
  • Oct 18 Edward Winslow, Plymouth Colony founder (d. 1655)
  • Nov 27 Alessandro Algardi, Italian sculptor/architect
  • Dec 4 Jean Chapelain, French writer and poet (La Pucelle), born in Paris (d. 1674)