Events noted in 1450

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1450

Died: Arab-Chah, Ahmed Ben an Arabian historian of the fifteenth century

Died: Bernardine an ecclesiastic and saint

Born: Francia, Francesco an historical painter

Born: Reuchlin, John a learned German

Born: Rhodiginus, Ludovicus Cœlius by Scaliger named the Varro of the age

1451

Born: Gaffurius, Franchinus an eminent musical writer

“Ossa Titi Livii Patavini, omnium mortalium judicio digni, cujus prope invicto Calamo invicti Populi Romani Res gestaa conscriberentur.” Livius, Titus the most celebrated of the Roman historians

Born: Vesputius, Americus a navigator from whose name the largest quarter of the world has very unjustly been named

1452

Born: Albuquerque, Alphonso D' surnamed the Great

Died: Alvarotto, James a celebrated lawyer of Padua

Born: Mancinelli, Antonio an Italian grammarian

Born: Savonarola, Jerome a celebrated Italian monk

Born: Stoefler, John a German mathematician

Born: Vinci, Lionardo Da an illustrious Italian painter

1453

Born: Beroaldo, Philip the elder

Born: Decius, Philip a jurist

“Historia disceptativa convivialis.” Poggio, Bracciolini one of the. revivers of literature

Died: Talbot, John a name mentioned with distinguished honour in the English annals

1454

Born: Barbarus, Hermolaus grandson of the preceding

Died: Hoccleve, Thomas an ancient English poet

Born: Lascaris, Constantine a learned Greek

Born: Martens, Thierry an eminent printer

Born: Pinturiccio, Bernardino a celebrated artist

Born: Politian, Angelus a most ingenious and learned Italian

1455

Born: Accolti, Peter another of the sons of Benedetto the historian

Born: Anghiera, Peter Martyr D' an Italian scholar

Died: Chalcondyles, Demetrius a native of Athens

Died: Justiniani, St. Lawrence the first patriarch of Venice

1456

“De origine ordinis Servorum beatae Marias dialogus.” Attavanti, Paul generally known in Italy by the name of Father Paul of Florence

Died: Coeur, James an eminent French merchant

Born: Tomeo, Nicolo Leonico a learned Italian scholar

1457

Died: Basin of Parma

Died: Facio, Bartholomew a very learned man of the fifteenth century

Died: Pomponius Lætus, Juuus an eminent Italian antiquary

1458

Died: Anania, John D' was a lawyer of much reputation in the fifteenth century

Born: Brandt, Nicholas or

Died: Francesca, Pietro Della commonly called Fran­Cesco Dal Borgo A San Sepolcro

Died: Gaza, Theodore a very eminent promoter of the revival of letters in Europe

Born: Sannazarius, James vernacularly Giacomo San­Nazaro

Died: Vegio, Maffei a Latin poet of the fifteenth century

1459

Born: Adrian Vi. pope

Died: Aurispa, John was born at Noto

Born: Celtes, Conrad a Latin poet

“Rationale divinorum officiorum;” Durand, William one of the most learned lawyers of the thirteenth century

Died: Fastolff, John knight

Born: Fisher, John bishop of Rochester

“Durandi Rationale divinorum Officiorum,” Fust, John a goldsmith of Mentz

Died: Manetti, Giannozzo a very learned scholar

1460

Born: Agnolo, Baccio D' a sculptor and architect of Florence

Born: Amboise, George D' a French cardinal and statesman of the illustrious house of Amboise in France

“Catholicon, seu Summa Grammaticalis,” Balbi, John a Genoese Dominican

Died: Bracelli, James an Italian historian and antiquary

“Clementine Constitutions” Clement V. one of the popes so called

Born: Corio, Bernardine born in 1460

“Catholicon” Fust, John a goldsmith of Mentz

Born: Grimani, Dominick a learned cardinal

Died: Guarino Of Verona surnamed Veronese

Born: Linacre, Thomas one of the most eminent physicians and scholars of his age

Born: Matsys, Quintin an eminent artist

Died: Peacock, Reynold bishop of St

1461

Born: Acciaioli, Zanobio probably of the same family with the preceding

Born: Alexander Ab Alexandro a Neapolitan lawyer of great learning

Died: Lydgate, John an ancient English poet

Died: Muller, John commonly called Regiomontanus

1462

Born: Badius, Josse Jodocus Badius Ascensius

Born: Dudley, Edmund a celebrated lawyer and statesman

Born: Everard, Nicholas a very eminent lawyer

Born: Pomponatius, Peter a modern Aristotelian

Born: Trithemius, John a celebrated abbot of the Benedictine order

1463

Born: Achillini, Alexander a native of Bologna

Died: Flavio an Italian anticjuaryand historian

Born: Marot, John a French poet

Died: Oliva, Alexander general of the Augustin monks

Born: Picus, John of Mirandula

1464

Born: Adriani, Marcel Virgil professor of the belles lettres

Died: Beckington, Thomas an English prelate

“Memoirs of his own times,” Comines Lat. Comin.Eus

Died: Cusa, Nicholas De a cardinal

Died: Pius Ii., Pope whose name was Æneas Sylvius Pic­Colomini

Died: Scala, Bartholomew an Italian

Died: Whethamstede, John a learned abbot of St (1360–?)

1465

Born: Cortezi, Paul an Italian prelate

Born: Dunbar, William an eminent Scotch poet

Born: Fidelis, Cassandra a very learned lady

Born: Peutinger, Conrad a celebrated scholar

Died: Phreas, John an English writer

Died: Valla, Lawrence a man of letters of great emience in the fifteenth century

1466

Died: Accolti, Benedetto an eminent lawyer and historian of the fifteenth century

Born: Achillini, John Philotheus younger brother of the preceding

Born: Aquilano, Serafino so called from Aquila

Born: Aventin, John author of the Annals ofBavaria

Born: Colet, Dr. John a learned English divine (14661519)

Died: Donatello one of the principal revivers of sculpture in Italy

Born: Jacetius, Francis De Cataneis an Italian writer

Died: Kennedy, James bishop of St

Born: Pagninus, Sanctes an Italian of great skill in Oriental languages and biblical learning

Died: Tortellius, John otherwise Aretin

“De Latina Elegantia.” Tortellius, John otherwise Aretin

1467

Born: Bourchier, Sir John lord Berners

Born: Budeus an eminent scholar and critic

Born: Carteromachus, Scipio whose proper name was Forteguerra

Born: Colocci, Angelo in Latin Angelus Colotius

Born: Erasmus, Desiderius one of the most illustrious of the revivers of learning

Died: Monstrelet, Enguerrand De an eminent French historian

“Medltatione*,” Torquemada, John De a celebrated Dominican

1468

Born: Doria, Andrew a noble Genoese

Died: Dunois, John a brave French officer

Born: Enghelbrechtsen, Cornelius a celebrated painter

Born: Lily, William an eminent English grammarian

1469

“Phalaridis Epistolae,” Accolti, Francis the brother of Benedetto

Born: Ambrogio, Theseus a learned Italian orientalist

Born: Cajetan a cardinal

“Recueil des Histoires de Troye,” Caxton, William to whom this country owes the introduction of printing (14121492)

Born: Machiavel, Nicholas a celebrated political writer and historian

“Naturalis Historia” Plinius Secundus, Caius called the elder

Born: Porta, Baccio Della an eminent Florentine artist

1470

Born: Accio-Zucco, Surnamed Da Summa Campagna an Italian poet of the fifteenth century

“S. Chrysostomi homilias in Evangelium- S. Joannis, interprete F.A.” Accolti, Francis the brother of Benedetto

Born: Bembo, Pietro in Lat. Petrus Bembus

Born: Boethius, Hector a celebrated Scotch historian

Died: Boyd, Robert a nobleman of Scotland

Born: Britannico, John Angelo an eminent Italian scholar of the fifteenth century

Born: Dovizi, Bernard an eminent cardinal

“Gasp. Pergamensis (Bergomensis) Epistolre,” Gasparino, Banzizza one of the revivers of literature

“The Golden Legend;” James Di Vouagine a celebrated Dominican

Born: Justiniani, Augustin bishop of Nebo or Nebbio

Born: Inghirami, Tomaso Fedra an eminent Italian scholar

Born: Latimer, Hugh bishop of Worcester

Born: Parrhasius, Aulus Janus an eminent grammarian in Italy

Died: Sanchez, Roderico a Spanish prelate

Born: Stephanus, Henry and in France Estienne

“Expositio super toto Psalterio,” Torquemada, John De a celebrated Dominican

“Rhetorica Trapezuntina,” Trapezuntius, George a learned modern Greek

1471

“Italia sacra,” Altilio, Gabriel one of the Latin poets who flourished in Italy in the fifteenth century

Died: Beccadelli, Antony

“De Solemnitatibus totius anni,” Caraccioli, Robert often called Hobertus de Licio

Born: Durer, Albert an eminent engraver and painter

“Decor Puellarum,” Jenson, Nicolas a celebrated printer and letter-founder of Venice

“Lives of the Popes,” Ricaut, Sir Paul an English traveller

“Compound of Alchemic,” Ripley, George a chemist and poet in the time of Henry VII. was a canon of Bricllington

Born: Sarto, Andrea Del a famous Italian painter

“Regulne Cuncellariae,” Sixtus Iv. is said by some writers to have been the son of a fisherman at Celles

“Elegantiae” Valla, Lawrence a man of letters of great emience in the fifteenth century

Born: Wolsey, Thomas a celebrated cardinal and statesman

1472

Died: Alberti, Leon Baptista an eminent Italian artist

Born: Anysius, Janus a modem Latin poet

Born: Beroaldo, Philip the younger

Died: Bessarion, John one of the revivers of literature in the fifteenth century

“De Quadragesima, seu Quadragesimale perutilissimum de Pcenitentia,” Caraccioli, Robert often called Hobertus de Licio

Born: Champier, Benedict Curtius Symphorien a most voluminous medical and historical writer

“J. de Teramo compendium perbreve, consolatio Peccatorum nuncupatum, et apud nonnullos Belial vocitatum; id est, Processus Luciferi contra Jesum,” Palladino, James known also by the name of James de Teramo

Born: Torrigiano, Peter an eminent Florentine sculptor

1473

“The Latin history of Florence, by Leonard d'Arezzo, translated into Italian,” Acciaioli, Donato was of an illustrious family

Born: Antimachus, Mark-Antony one of the most celebrated Greek professors in Italy in the Sixteenth century

“Summula confessionis,” Antonine, De Forciglioni St. archbishop of Florence

“De timorejudiciorum Dei,” Caraccioli, Robert often called Hobertus de Licio

“De amore divinorum officiorum,” Caraccioli, Robert often called Hobertus de Licio

Born: Copernicus, Nicholas an eminent astronomer

Born: Cuspinian, John whose German name was Speis­Hammer

Born: Egnazio, Batista a learned Italian

“A book called Flos Naturarum,” Geber, John a physician and astronomer

Born: Howard, Thomas earl of Surrey

Born: Longland, John a learned prelate

Born: Maire, John Le an early French poet

Born: Niphus, Augustine, a learned Italian

“Rudimenta Grammatices,” Perot, Nicholas a learned prelate of the fifteenth century

“De Sanguine Christi,” Sixtus Iv. is said by some writers to have been the son of a fisherman at Celles

Died: Ursins, John Juvenal an eminent archbishop of Rheims

1474

“Dialogus in Astrologiae defensionem, item Vaticinium a diluvio usque ad Christi annos 17,” Abiosi a physician and mathematician

“Expositio in Horatii Flacci Opera,” Acron, Helenius the name of an aneient scholiast on Horace

“La Fisionomie du conciliator Pierre de Apono,” Apono, Peter a physician and astrologer

Born: Ariosto, Ludovico one of the most eminent Italian poets

Born: Buonarroti, Michel Angelo a most illustrious painter

Born: Casas, Bartholomy De Las a Spaniard

Born: Douglas, Gawin bishop of Dunkeld

“Speculum Juris,” Durand, William one of the most learned lawyers of the thirteenth century

“Scrutinium Scripturarum,” Paul Of Burgos a learned Jew

Born: Tunstall, Cuthbert a very learned

“Ad Ubertinum Carariensem de ingenuis moribus opus e Magno Basileo, et e Xenophonti de tirannide Leonardi Aretini traductio.” Vergerius, Peter Paul one of the most learned men of the fourteenth and fifteenth centuries

1475

“Authoris incerti libellus de Thermis Puteolorum, et vicinis in Italia, a Fr. de Accoltis Aretino repertus, publicatus, &c.” Accolti, Francis the brother of Benedetto

Born: Alamanni, Luigi an eminent Italian poet (14751556)

Died: Albertini, Paul a celebrated divine and politician of Venice

Died: Andreas, John bishop of Aleria in Corsica

Died: Antonio, Da Messina so called because he was of that city

“Expositio problematum Aristotelis,” Apono, Peter a physician and astrologer

Born: Berauld, Nicholas was born at Orleans in 1475

“Leonard! Aretini de Temporibus suis Libri duo,” Bruni, Leonard a very eminent scholar and historian

“Aristoteles de moribus ad Eudemum Latine Leon. Aretino interprete,” Bruni, Leonard a very eminent scholar and historian

“De Quadragesima,” Caraccioli, Robert often called Hobertus de Licio

Died: Chastelain, George a Flemish gentleman

“Vita B. Laurentii Justiniarii,” Justiniani, Bernard nephew of the above

Born: Leo X. was a pontiff whose history is so connected with that of literature and the reformation

Died: Palmieri, Matthew an Italian chronicler

Born: Ruccellai, John fourth son to the preceding

1476

Born: Bayard, Peter Du Terrail, Chevalier De a brave and celebrated French officer

“Caii Plinii historia naturalis,” Beroaldo, Philip the elder

“Speculum de laudibus B. Maria-,” Bonaventure Of Padua a cardinal

“Sylvae” Calderinus, Domitius a man of great learning in the fifteenth century

Born: Nardi, James an Italian historian

“Satyrarum Hecatosticon prima decas (decades decem),” Philelphus, Francis a learned Italian

“Panegyricus,” Plinius Cæcilius Secundus, Gaius nephew of the preceding

“De Arte Grammatica,” Priscianus an eminent grammarian of antiquity

“Centiaietrum.” Servius, Maurus Honoratus a celebrated grammarian and critic of antiquity

1477

Born: Ammonius, Andrew a native of Lucca

“Enarrationes in Ciceronis Orationes,” Asconius, Pedianus an ancient grammarian of Padua who

Born: Biel, Gabriel one of the ablest scholastic divines of his time

Born: Cabot, Sebastian a navigator of great eminence? and abilities

Died: Campanus, John Anthony an Italian poet and prelate

“The history of the siege of Troy,” Columna, Guy was a native of Messina in Sicily

Died: Decembrio, Peter Candide a name of great celebrity in the literary history of the fifteenth century

Born: Giorgione an eminent artist

Born: Sadolet, James a polite and learned Italian

Born: Schoner, John a noted German philosopher and mathematician

Born: Valerianus, Pierius an ingenious and learned Italian

1478

Died: Acciaioli, Donato was of an illustrious family

“Expositio super libros Ethicorum Aristotelis, in novam traductionem Argyropili,” Acciaioli, Donato was of an illustrious family

Died: Andronicus of Thessalonica

“Breviarium totius juris canonici,” Attavanti, Paul generally known in Italy by the name of Father Paul of Florence

Born: Bayro, Peter De an Italian physician

Born: Capito, Wolfgang Fabricius an eminent Lutheran reformer

Born: Castiglione, Balthazar an eminent Italian nobleman

“Petri de Crescentiis rurahum commodorum, libri duodecim.” Crescentius, Peter or

Died: Gozzoli, Benozzo an artist

“De Sphaera Mundi,” Holywood, John or Sacrobosco

“Anatomia omnium humani Corporis interiorum Membrorum,” Mundinus a physician deservedly celebrated in the dark ages

Born: Oviedo, John Gonsales D' in Spanish Gonçalo Hermandez de Oviedo Y Valdes

Born: Pellican, Conrad a learned German divine and reformer

Born: Sylvius, James a celebrated physician of France

Born: Trissino, Johnn George an Italian poet

1479

“Tractatus brevis et utilis de Originali Peccato,” Ægidius, De Columna one of the most learned divines of the thirteenth century

Born: Alberti, Leander adominican and provincial of his order

Born: Arco, Nicholas, Count Of a good Latin poet of the sixteenth century

“Quadragesimale de reditu peccatoris ad Deum,” Attavanti, Paul generally known in Italy by the name of Father Paul of Florence

“Expositio in Psalmos prenitentiales,” Attavanti, Paul generally known in Italy by the name of Father Paul of Florence

Born: Calcagnini, Celio a canon of the church of Ferrara

Born: Cochlæus, John a native of Nuremberg

Born: Faber, John sirnamed from one of his works

“Malleus Hereticorum,” Faber, John sirnamed from one of his works

Born: Giraldi, Lilio Gregokio in Latin Gy raid us

Born: Grollier, John an eminent patron of literature

Died: Raulin, John a French divine

Born: Razzi, Giantonio, Called Il Soddoma was born at Vercelli

1480

Born: Aleander, Jerome a Roman cardinal

Died: Amboise, George D' a French cardinal and statesman of the illustrious house of Amboise in France

“Historiarum opus seu Chronica libri viginti quatuor,” Antonine, De Forciglioni St. archbishop of Florence

Born: Bless, Henry a painter of history and landscape

Born: Castaldi, Cornelius a lawyer of Italy

Died: Caxton, William to whom this country owes the introduction of printing (14121492)

Born: Chasseneuz, Bartholomew was born at IssyTEveque

“Treatise on the Theory of Harmony,” Gaffurius, Franchinus an eminent musical writer

“Theoricum Opus Harmonicae Disciplinse,” Gaffurius, Franchinus an eminent musical writer

“Successi dell‘ armata Turchescanella citta d’Otranto dell' anno 1480,” Galateo, Antony an eminent Italian writer

“Speculum Ecclesiae,” Hugh De St. Cher a celebrated cardinal of the Dominican order

Born: More, Sir Thomas chancellor of England in the reign of Henry VIII. and one of the most illustrious 1Gent (?–1535)

Died: Perot, Nicholas a learned prelate of the fifteenth century

“Fabulae,” Philelphus, Francis a learned Italian

Born: Sabbatini, Andrea known likewise by the name of Andrea da Salerno

Born: Titian, Vecellio the great master of colour

Born: Whittington, Robert one of our early grammarians

1481

Born: Æmiliani, St. Jerome a nobleman

“Promptuarium medicinae,” Donde, James a famous physician of Padua

“Quadriregio” Foligno, Federigo Frezzi Da an Italian prelate and poet

Born: Peruzzi, Baldassare a painter of history and architecture

Died: Philelphus, Francis a learned Italian

“Pro Imperatoriis miiitaribus siguis dandis Constantio Sfortise Imperatori,” Scala, Bartholomew an Italian

Born: Tisi, Benvenuto called IL Garofalo

1482

“Qucestiones de febribus,” Apono, Peter a physician and astrologer

“Themistius” Barbarus, Hermolaus grandson of the preceding

“Annotationes in commentaries Servii Virgilianos,” Beroaldo, Philip the elder

Born: Geldenhaur, Gerard Eobanus a learned German divine and historian

Born: Guicciardini, Francis the celebrated historian of Italy

“Sum of Divinity,” Hales, Alexander an eminent scholastic divine of the thirteenth century

Born: Judah, Leo one of the reformers

Born: Lee, Edward archbishop of York

Born: Oecolampadius, John a German divine

Died: Porcellus, Peter a Neapolitan of the fifteenth century

1483

Died: Accolti, Francis the brother of Benedetto

Born: Amsdorf, Nicholas an associate of Luther in the reformation

Died: Arlotto one of those buffoons who disgrace the regular professions

Born: Cotta, John an elegant modern Latin poet

Born: Eckius, John a learned divine

Died: Estouteville, William D' cardinal

Died: Flemming, Robert nephew to the preceding

Born: Fracastorio, Jerom, an eminent Italian poet and physician

Born: Franciabigio, Marco Antonio was an historical painter

Born: Gardiner, Stephen bishop of Winchester

Born: Jovius, Paul an Italian historian

Born: Luther, Martin an illustrious German divine and reformer of the church

Born: Navagero, Andrew, a learned Italian scholar and poet

“Onomasticon,” Nestor, Dionysius one of the contributors to the restoration of classical learning

Born: Rabelais, Francis a celebrated French wit

Born: Raphael whose family name was Sanzio (?–1520)

1484

“Regimen Sanitatis,” Albicus archbishop of Prague

Died: Altilio, Gabriel one of the Latin poets who flourished in Italy in the fifteenth century

Born: Ferrari, Gaudenzio an eminent artist of Valdugia

Born: Pordenone, John Antony Licinius known by the former name

Born: Vadianus, Joachim in German Von Watte

1485

“De Nativitatibus,” Aben-Ezra -Hezer

“Hippocratis de rnedicorum astrologia libellus,” Apono, Peter a physician and astrologer

“Magni Basilii Liber in Latinum translatus,” Bruni, Leonard a very eminent scholar and historian

Born: Bugenhagius, John one of the German reformers

“In Ibin” Calderinus, Domitius a man of great learning in the fifteenth century

Born: Catherine Of Arragon

Born: Cerrati, Paul a lawyer and Latin poet

Born: Cortes, Ferdinand a Spanish commander

Born: Gambara, Veronica an Italian poetess

Born: Goclenius, Conrad a learned philologist

Born: Nerli, Philip De a celebrated historian

“Belial’s trial” Palladino, James known also by the name of James de Teramo

1486

Born: Ægidius, Peter a lawyer

Born: Agrippa, Henry Cornelius a man of considerable learning

“Spousage pf a virgin to Christ,” Alcock, John successively bishop of Rochester

Born: Apel, John a lawyer

Died: Bourchier, Thomas archbishop of Canterbury in the successi^eio-ns of Henry VI

Born: Estrees, John D' grand-master of the artillery of France

Died: Morton, John an eminent prelate a ntt statesman

Born: Ramusio, John Baptist a valuable collector of voyages and travels

1487

Born: Bandinelli, Baccio an eminent sculptor

“Propertii opera cum commentariis,” Beroaldo, Philip the elder

Born: Catharinus, Ambrose a celebrated divine of the sixteenth century

Born: Coverdale, Miles the pious and learned bishop of Exeter in the reign of Edward VI. was born in Yorkshire in 1487

“Stormy Cape.” Diaz, Bartholomew a distinguished Portuguese navigator

“Confessional, or Interrogatorium,” Foresti, James, Philip Of was born at Soldio

“Grammatical institutiones,” Guarino Of Verona surnamed Veronese

Born: Guintier, John a French anatomist

Born: Lambert, Francis a French monk

Born: Ochinus, Bernardin a celebrated Italian

Born: Raimondi, Marc Antonio the most celebrated of the old masters in the art of engraving

Born: Zuinglius, Ulricus an able and zealous reformer of the church

1488

Born: Altorfer, Albrecht a very eminent artist

“Amours,” Andrelini, Publio Fausto a modern Latin poet

Born: Andrew so called from his father’s trade

Born: Audley, Thomas descended of an ancient and honourable family

Born: Barland, Adrian a learned and voluminous writer

“Annotationes in varies authores antiques,” Beroaldo, Philip the elder

“Lectura super canonem Missae,” Biel, Gabriel one of the ablest scholastic divines of his time

Born: Bocchi, Achilles an eminent Italian scholar

Born: Eobanus, Hessus a celebrated Latin poet of Hesse

“Arati Phenomena, Latinis versions tradita,” Germanicus, Cæsar son of Drusus and of Antonia the virtuous niece of Augustus

Born: Gomez De Cividad Real, Alvarez a Spanish Latin poet

Born: Hutten, Ulric De a gentleman of Franconia

Born: Lorit, Henry commonly called Glareanus

Born: Magnus, John archbishop of Upsal

Born: Montanus, John Baptist was an Italian physician of so much reputation

Born: Penni, John Francis a native of Florence

“Mer des Histoires,” Peter Comestor a celebrated writer in the twelfth century

1489

“Introductio ad Astronomiam” Albumazar a noted Arabian astrologer and philosopher

“Commentarius in primum librum priorura analyticoruna Aristotelis>” Alexander Aphrodiseus one of the most celebrated followers of Aristotle

Born: Amaseo, Romulus the son of Gregory Amaseo

Born: Benavidio, Mark in Latin Marcus Mantua Benavidius

“De Tempore, &c. Sanctorum,” Caraccioli, Robert often called Hobertus de Licio

“De Christo,” Caraccioli, Robert often called Hobertus de Licio

“Le Chevalier delibere, ou la Mort du Due de Bourgogne devant Nanci,” Chastelain, George a Flemish gentleman

Born: Cranmer, Thomas the first Protestant archbishop of Canterbury

“De Gestis Attilae,” Esperiente, Philip Callimachus an eminent Italian historian

Born: Farel, William a learned minister of the church

Born: Ferreti, Æminus in Latin Ferrettus

“A Poem on the contempt of the World,” Garland, John a grammarian

Died: Justiniani, Bernard nephew of the above

Born: Molza, Francis-Maria an eminent Italian and Latin poet

Born: Munster, Sebastian an eminent German divine and mathematician

“Miscellanea” Politian, Angelus a most ingenious and learned Italian

“Liber de Secretis, qui Aphorismorum appellatur,” Rhazes called also Albubecar Mohamed

Born: Sturmius, James a German of great learning

1490

“Fasciculus rertim expetendarum,” Ailli, Peter D' an eminent Romish ecclesiastic

“Orationes,” Beroaldo, Philip the elder

Born: Bush, Paul first bishop of Bristol

“Chirurgix tractatus septem cum antidotario,” Cauliac, Gui De an anatomical author of France

Born: Corregio, Antokio Allegri Da sometimes called Laeti

Born: Folengio, John Baptist was born at Mantua in 1490

Born: Gilles, Peter a distinguished scholar and traveller

Born: Gustavus, Vasa king of Sweden

Born: Lindsay, Sir David an ancient Scotch poet

Born: Longueil, Christopher De a very elegant scholar

Born: Primaticcio, Francis an eminent Italian painter

Died: Ripley, George a chemist and poet in the time of Henry VII. was a canon of Bricllington

1491

“Carmina,” Augurello, John Aurelio an Italian

Born: Azpilcueta, Martin De commonly called Navarre

“De veris et salutaribus animi gaudiis,” Bosso, Matthew an Italian scholar and writer of considerable eminence

Born: Bucer, Martin an eminent German reformer

Died: Esperiente, Philip Callimachus an eminent Italian historian

Born: Folengo, Theophilus more known by his assumed name of Merlin Coccaio

Born: Loyola, Ignatious Of the founder of the order of Jesuits

“I daily devote the whole of my morning hours; the afternoon I give to the society of friends, those relaxations which are requisite for the preservation of health, and occasionally to the poets and orators, and similar studies of a lighter kind; my nights are divided betwixt sleep and the perusal of the Holy Scriptures.” Picus, John of Mirandula

Died: Rouse, John usually called the antiquary of Warwick

Born: Sepulveda, John Genes De a Spanish writer of no good fame

1492

“De regimine Principum,” Ægidius, De Columna one of the most learned divines of the thirteenth century

Born: Agricola, John a Saxon divine

“Parables” Alanus De Insulis surnamed the Universal Doctor

Born: Alciati, Andrew a celebrated and learned lawyer

“Super mutuo Judaico et civili et divino,” Annius which Bayle follows

Born: Aretino, Peter an author who once raised considerable fame by invective and indecency

Born: Bellay, John Du cardinal

Born: Borgia, Cæsar a monster of ambition and cruelty

“Recuperationes,” Bosso, Matthew an Italian scholar and writer of considerable eminence

Born: Caravaggio, Polidoro Caldara Da another eminent artist

“History of Venice,” Justiniani, Bernard nephew of the above

Born: Leo, Jons a skilful geographer

Born: Margaret Of Valois queen of Navarre

Born: Pippi, Julio called more frequently Julio Romano

Born: Vives, Joan Lewis one of the revivers of literature

Born: White, Sir Thomas founder of St

Born: Wotton, Edward an eminent physician

1493

“Anatomiae, sive de historia corporis humani, lib. v.” Benedictus, Alexander a very eminent physician and medical writer of the fifteenth century

“Epistolar. Lib. tres,” Bosso, Matthew an Italian scholar and writer of considerable eminence

“Dialogus de humanae vitae conditione et toleranda corporis aegritudine,” Brandolini, Aurelio of a noble family of Florence

“Chroniques de St. Denys,” Chartier, Alain a native of Bayeux (1385–?)

“Topica juris.” Everard, Nicholas a very eminent lawyer

Died: Ghirlandaio, Domenico a painter

Born: Grynæus, Simon a very learned German

Born: Gryphius, Sebastian a celebrated printer of Lyons

“Opera et Dies” Hesiod a very ancient Greek poet

Born: Jonas, Justus an eminent German divine

Born: Olahus, Nicholas a learned prelate

Died: Reuchlin, John a learned German

1494

Born: Agricola, George a German physician

Born: Beaton, David archbishop of St

Died: Boiardo, Matteo-Maria count of Scandiano

Born: Bronchorst, John of Nimeguen

Died: Crinitus, Peter an Italian scholar

Born: Finæus, Orontius in French Finé

Born: Francis I. king of France

Born: Jacobs, Lucas commonly called Lucas Van Leyden

“Boke of Johan Bochas,” Lydgate, John an ancient English poet

Born: Maurolico, Francis a celebrated Italian mathematician

Died: Merula, George an Italian of very uncommon talents and learning

Born: Parmentiek, John a French author and poet

“Anthologia” Planudes, Maximus a Greek monk of Constantinople

Died: Pulci, Luigi one of the most famous Italian poets

“Itinerarium” Rutilius, Numatianus a Latin poet

Born: Soto, Dominic a learned Dominican

Born: Udine, Giovanna Da an eminent artist

1495

“Commentary on Isaiah” Abrabanel, Isaac a famous rabbi

“Commentaria,” Accolti, Francis the brother of Benedetto

“De Intelligentiis” Alfarabi a very eminent Arabian philosopher of the tenth century

Born: Apian, Peter called in German Brenkwitz

“Commentary on Aristotle” Averroes a very celebrated Arabian philosopher

Born: Bale, John in Latin Baleus or Balæus

Born: Benedictus, Alexander a very eminent physician and medical writer of the fifteenth century

Born: Bernardi Del Castel Bolognese, John so called from Castel Bolognese in the Romania

“Orlando Innamorato” Boiardo, Matteo-Maria count of Scandiano

“De Instituendo Sapientia animo,” Bosso, Matthew an Italian scholar and writer of considerable eminence

“Geometria Speculativa, cum Arithmetica specuiativa,” Bradwardine, Thomas archbishop of Canterbury

“De proportionibus,” Bradwardine, Thomas archbishop of Canterbury

“De quadratura circuli,” Bradwardine, Thomas archbishop of Canterbury

Born: Brissot, Peter an eminent French physician

“Vitas Patrum,” Caxton, William to whom this country owes the introduction of printing (14121492)

Born: Clarius, Isidorus one of the most learned divines in the sixteenth century

Born: Forster, John an eminent protestant divine

“Sermons” Glanvil, Bartholomew a writer of the fourteenth century

Died: Mendoza, Gonzales Peter De a cardinal

1496

“De Luminaribus et Diebus criticis liber,” Aben-Ezra -Hezer

Born: Barros, John a Portuguese historian

“Sermones de adventu,” Caraccioli, Robert often called Hobertus de Licio

“Repertorium Juris,” Durand, William one of the most learned lawyers of the thirteenth century

“Practica Musicse utriusque Cantus,” Gaffurius, Franchinus an eminent musical writer

“Baptists Guarini Veronensis poemata Latina,” Guarino Of Verona surnamed Veronese

“Destructorium Vitiorum,” Hales, Alexander an eminent scholastic divine of the thirteenth century

Born: Maitland, Sir Richard a cultivator and preserver of Scotch poetry

Born: Marot, Clement son of the preceding

“Defensio curatorum adversus fratres mendicantes,” Richard archbishop of Armagh in the fourteenth century

“Apologia contra vituperatores civitatis Florentiae,” Scala, Bartholomew an Italian

Born: Trincavelli, Victor an eminent physician

1497

“Urbani Grammatica Græca,” Bolzanio, Urbano Valeriano one of the revivers of letters in the fifteenth century

Died: Brandolini, Aurelio of a noble family of Florence

Born: Coxis, Michael an artist

Born: Danes, Peter born in 1497

“A Treatise of illustrious Women,” Foresti, James, Philip Of was born at Soldio

“Variae oblectationis oriuscula; nempe contra valido^ mend.icantes Beghardos et Beghinos,” Hemmerlin, Felix which has the same meaning as Hemmerlin in German

Born: Hennuyer, John the bishop of Lisieux

“Lac Puesorum. M. Holti. Mylke for chyldren,” Holte, John author of the first Latin grammar of any noie in England

“De Myst. Ægypt. Chald. et Assyr. necnon et alii Tractatus Philosophici,” Jamblicus a native of Chalcis in Ccelosyria

“Liber de Epidemia quam Itali morbum Gallicum vocant,” Leonicenus, Nicholas an eminent Italian phy-

Born: Melancthon, Philip whom the common consent of all ecclesiastical historians has placed among the most eminent of the reformers

Born: Musculus, Wolfgang a celebrated German divine and reformer

Born: Nonius, Peter a very eminent Portuguese mathematician and physician

“De generibus metrorum,” Perot, Nicholas a learned prelate of the fifteenth century

“Odae,” Philelphus, Francis a learned Italian

“The Treasure of the City of Dames,” Pisan, Christina De an Italian by birth

Born: Wotton, Nicholas an eminent statesman and dean of Canterbury

1498

“Majene Hajeschua;” Abrabanel, Isaac a famous rabbi

Born: Aertgen a painter of merit

“Galli Cantus ad Confratres suos curatos in Synodo apud Barnwell, 25 Sept. 1498,” Alcock, John successively bishop of Rochester

Born: Bianchi, Mark Anthony an Italian lawyer

“Libri duo paradoxorum Chris ­tianorum,” Brandolini, Aurelio of a noble family of Florence

“De ratione scribendi Epistolas,” Brandolini, Aurelio of a noble family of Florence

“De Bello Punico Libri tres,” Bruni, Leonard a very eminent scholar and historian

Born: Clovio, Juuus justly celebrated for his astonishing miniatures and illuminations in missals and other religious books

Born: Fazzello, Thomas the historian of Sicily

Born: Flaminio, Mark Anthony an eminent Latin poet

Born: Gelenius, Sigismund a learned German

Born: Gelli, John Baptist an eminent Italian writer

Born: Govea, Andrew in Latin Goveanus

Born: Hemskirk, Martin an eminent painter

Born: Holbein, John a most excellent painter

“Comm. Petri Cirvilli Hisp.” Holywood, John or Sacrobosco

Born: Lupset, Thomas an eminent scholar

Born: Nizolius, Marius an eminent Italian scholar

Born: Osiander, Andrew a divine of considerable eminence

“A Collection of Proverbs,” Vergil, Polydore a writer who did not want either genius or learning

1499

“Hecatomythium,” Abstemius, Laurentius an Italian writer

Born: Æpinus, John a fellow-labourer with Luther in promoting the Reformation

Born: Asper, Hans a Swiss painter

Died: Attavanti, Paul generally known in Italy by the name of Father Paul of Florence

“Declamatio ebriosi, scortatoris, et aleatoris,” Beroaldo, Philip the elder

“Sacri canonis Missae, &.c. expositio,” Biel, Gabriel one of the ablest scholastic divines of his time

“Sonetti e Canzoni,” Boiardo, Matteo-Maria count of Scandiano

Born: Brentius, John one of the supporters of the reformation

Born: Bunel, Peter an elegant Latin scholar

Born: Calcar, John a historical and portrait painter

“Etymologicuru magnum,” Calliergus, Zacharias a native of Crete

“Poliphili Hypnerotomachia,” Colonna, Francis a Venetian dominican

Born: Cox, Richard a learned English bishop

Died: Ficinus, Marsilius a learned Italian

Born: Hentenius, John a learned Dominican

Born: Hervet, Gentian a learned Frenchman

Born: Laguna, Andrew a physician

Born: Mabuse, John De a Hungarian artist

“Expositio in questiones dialecticas Divi Joan. Scoti in Isagogen Porphyrii,” Ofihely, Maurice archbishop of Tuam

Died: Picus, John Francis was the son of Galeoti Picus

Born: Redman, John one of the most learned divines of his time

“Promptorium parvulum,” Rider, John an Irish prelate

“De Rerum Inventoribus,” Vergil, Polydore a writer who did not want either genius or learning

Born: Victorius, Peter an eminent Italian scholar