On This Day

Birthdays in History in 1551

  • Jan 14 Alberico Gentili, Italian lawyer & jurist, born in Province of Macerata, Italy (d. 1608)
  • May 2 William Camden, English historian (Brittania, Annales), born in London (d. 1623)
  • May 17 Martin Delrio, Flemish theologian and occultist, born in Antwerp (d. 1608)
  • Sep 19 Henry III, King of Poland and France (1573-89), born in Château de Fontainebleau, France (d. 1589)