Famous People Born in 1624

Famous Birthdays

  • Jan 3 William Tucker, 1st African American child born in America
  • Jan 9 Empress Meishō (d. 1696)
  • Jan 30 Arnold Geulincx, Flemish philosopher (About Virtue), born in Antwerp (d. 1669)
  • Mar 21 Francois Roberday, composer
  • Jun 2 Jan III Sobieski, King of Poland (1674-96)
  • Jun 15 Hiob Ludolf, German orientalist (d. 1704)
  • Aug 5 William Tucker, Jamestown, Virginia, 1st child of African descent born in English America
  • Aug 22 Jean Renaud de Segrais, French writer and poet, born in Caen, France (d. 1701)
  • Aug 25 François de la Chaise, French confessor of Louis XIV of France, born in Forez, France (d. 1709)
  • Sep 10 Thomas Sydenham, English physician (d. 1689)
  • Oct 30 Paul Pellisson, French writer, born in Béziers, France (d. 1693)
  • Dec 22 Tomas Micieres, Spanish composer (d. 1662)
  • Dec 25 Angelus Silesius, [Johann Scheffler], German mystic (St Seelenlust)