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Birthdays in History in 1669

  • May 26 Sébastien Vaillant, French botanist, born in Vigny, Île-de-France, France (d. 1722)
  • Jun 24 Francois van Aerssen, Dutch vice-admiral (Suriname, Algeria), born in Paris (d. 1740)
  • Jul 4 Alexander von Papenhoven, Flemish religious sculptor, born in Antwerp (d. 1759)
  • Aug 9 Yevdokiya Lopukhina, Tsarina of Russia as the first wife of Peter I of Russia, born in Moscow (d. 1731)
  • Aug 27 Anne Marie of Orléans, Queen of Italy, born in Château de Saint-Cloud, France (d. 1728)
  • Nov 23 Johann K Amman, Swiss/Dutch deaf-mute teacher (Surdus Loquens)
  • Dec 16 Arnold van Boonen, Dutch portrait painter