Birthdays in History in 1632

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Birthdays in History

  • Jan 8 Samuel, Freiherr von Pufendorf, German jurist
  • Jan 29 Johann Georg Graevius, German classical scholar and critic (d. 1703)
  • Feb 20 Thomas Osborne, Duke of Leeds, English PM (1690-94)/founder (Tories)
  • Apr 6 Maria Leopoldine of Austria, Holy Roman Empire Empress (d. 1649)
  • May 8 Heino Heinrich Graf von Flemming, German field marshal and Governor of Berlin, born in Mierzęcin, Poland (d. 1706)
  • Jun 10 Esprit Fléchier, French writer and bishop (d. 1710)
  • Aug 2 Kaspar von Stieler, German poet (Teutsche Wolredner), born in Erfurt, Germany (d. 1707)
  • Aug 20 Louis Bourdaloue, French Jesuit preacher, born in Bourges, France (d. 1704)

Person of interestJohn Locke

Aug 29 John Locke, English empiricist philosopher; influential Enlightenment thinker and "Father of Liberalism" (Two Treatises of Government), born in Wrington, England (d. 1704)

Philosopher John Locke
Philosopher
John Locke

Person of interestChristopher Wren

Oct 20 Christopher Wren, English astronomer and architect (St. Paul's Cathedral), born in East Knoyle, Wiltshire (d. 1723)

Architect Christopher Wren
Architect
Christopher Wren
  • Oct 24 Antonie van Leeuwenhoek, Dutch microscopist who was the first to observe bacteria and protozoa and naturalist (Philosophical Transactions), born in Delft, Netherlands (d. 1723)

Person of interestJan Vermeer

Oct 31 Jan Vermeer [Johannes Vermeer], Dutch painter (Girl with a Pearl Earring, The Astronomer), born in Delft, Netherlands (d. 1675)

Painter Jan Vermeer
Painter
Jan Vermeer
  • Nov 23 Jean Mabillon, French palaeographer and diplomat (d. 1707)
  • Nov 24 Baruch "Benedict" de Spinoza, Amsterdam, rationalist philosopher
  • Dec 17 Anthony Wood, English antiqurian (d. 1695)