Events noted in 1500

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1500

Born: Albuquerque, Blaise son of the preceding (1500–?)

Died: Alcock, John successively bishop of Rochester (?–1500)

Born: Ales, Alexander a celebrated divine of the confession of Augsbourg (1500–?)

Born: Alessi, Galeas the most celebrated architect of his time (15001572)

“Commentary In Isagogen Porphyrii,” Ammonius son of Hermias the peripatetic philosopher

Died: Aquilano, Serafino so called from Aquila (14661500)

Died: Badius, Josse Jodocus Badius Ascensius (14621500)

“De omnium a capite ad calcem morborum causis, signis, differentiis, indicationibus, et remediis, lib. triginta,” Benedictus, Alexander a very eminent physician and medical writer of the fifteenth century (14951511)

“Commento di Hieronimo Benivieni, cittadino Florentine, sopra a piu sue Canzone e Sonnetti deilo amore e della belleza divina,” Benivieni, Jerome a celebrated poet of Florence (?–1542)

Born: Betuleius, Sixtus whose name in German was Birck (15001554)

Born: Bibliander, Theodore an eminent Protestant divine (15001564)

Born: Borde, Andrew Andreas Perforatus (1500–?)

Died: Bos, Jerome an artist of singular taste (?–1500)

Born: Brasavola, Antonius Musa a famous physician (15001555)

Born: Brodeau, John in Latin Brod&Us (15001563)

Died: Buslidius, John a native of Arlon in Luxemburgh (?–1500)

Born: Camerarius, Joachim one of the most learned writers of his age (15001575)

“Roberti de Licio Sermones,” Caraccioli, Robert often called Hobertus de Licio (1425–?)

Born: Castello, John Baptist an eminent artist (15001570)

Born: Cellini, Benvenuto a celebrated sculptor and engraver of Florence (15001570)

Died: Corio, Bernardine born in 1460 (14601500)

Born: Cornarius a celebrated German physician (1500–?)

Born: Garcilasso a celebrated Spanish poet (1500–?)

“Commentary on the Master of the Sentences,” Gregory Of Rimini general of the Augustines 1357 (?–1358)

“Epigrams,” Mancinelli, Antonio an Italian grammarian (1452–?)

Born: Martelli, Lewis a Florentine poet (15001527)

Born: Moulin, Charles Du in Latin Molinæus (15001566)

Born: Nanni or in his native language (15001557)

Born: Perino Del Vaga, Otherwise Pierino Buonaccorsi one of the most distinguished scholars and assistants of Raphael in the Vatican (15001547)

Born: Perion, Joachim a learned doctor of the Sorbonne (15001559)

Born: Pole, Reginald an eminent cardinal (15001522)

Died: Scot a munificent benefactor to Lincoln college (?–1500)

Born: Smith, Richard a learned popish divine (15001563)

Born: Speroni, Sperone an Italian scholar of great eminence in the sixteenth century (15001588)

“Embryon relimatum, sive Vocabularium Metricum,” Stanbridge, John an eminent schoolmaster (?–1522)

“The Serjeant Major: or, a Dialogue of the office of a Serjeant major,” Thorie, John one of a family of that name (1568–?)

Born: Tyndale, William otherwise named Hitchins (1500–?)

Died: Urceus, Anthony Codrus a learned Italian (14461500)

1501

“De Universalibus,” Achillini, Alexander a native of Bologna (14631512)

“Mons perfections ad Carthusianos,” Alcock, John successively bishop of Rochester (?–1500)

Died: Bellini, Gentile an eminent artist (14211501)

“Collectorium super libros sententiarum G. Occami,” Biel, Gabriel one of the ablest scholastic divines of his time (1477–?)

Born: Cardan, Jerom an Italian physician (15011576)

Born: Carpi, Girolamo De an artist (15011556)

Born: Fuchs, Leonard an eminent German physician and botanist (1501–?)

“De situ Elementorum,” Galateo, Antony an eminent Italian writer (14441517)

Born: Goez, Damian De a Portuguese writer of the sixteenth century (1501–?)

Born: Hortensius, Lambert was a philologer (15011577)

Died: Marc He, Oliver De La a French courtier and author (?–1501)

Born: Matthiolus, Peter Andrew an eminent physician (15011577)

“De expetendis et fugiendis rebus,” Valla, George an Italian physician and professor of the belles lettres at Venice

Born: Zanchius, Basil one of the most learned men of the sixteenth century (15011560)

1502

Born: Aldegraef, Henry a celebrated artist (15021558)

Died: Annius which Bayle follows (14321502)

“Astrolabium plenum in tabulis ascendeus, continens qualibet hora atque minuta aequationes domorum cceli,” Apono, Peter a physician and astrologer (12501316)

Born: Beccadelli, Lewis was born at Bologna in 1502 (1502–?)

Born: Beolco, Angelo surnamed Ruzzante (15021542)

Died: Bosso, Matthew an Italian scholar and writer of considerable eminence (14271502)

“Apologia Socratis,” Bruni, Leonard a very eminent scholar and historian (13701444)

Born: Constantin, Robert doctor of physic (15021605)

Born: Dudley, John son of the preceding (15021553)

“Rosa Anglica” Gaddesden, John Of an English physician

Born: Gregory Xiii. the principal event in whose life is the reformation he introduced in the Roman calendar (15021586)

“Latin Poets” Juvencus, Caius Vectius Aquilinus one of the first Christian poets (330–?)

Died: Maillard, Oliver a famous preacher (?–1502)

“Satyrarum decades deceni,” Philelphus, Francis a learned Italian (13981481)

“Epistolarum familiarum libri triginta septem,” Philelphus, Francis a learned Italian (13981481)

“Onomasticon” Pollux, Julius an ancient Greek grammarian (180238)

“Pyramus and Thisbe” Raimondi, Marc Antonio the most celebrated of the old masters in the art of engraving (1487–?)

“Epistolæ familiares, necnon Orationes et Poemata,” Sabellicus (?–1506)

“A Comment upon the second book of Pliny’s Natural History,” Valla, George an Italian physician and professor of the belles lettres at Venice

Born: Varchi, Benedict an Italian historian (15021565)

1503

“De subjecto Chiromantiæ et Physiognomiæ,” Achillini, Alexander a native of Bologna (14631512)

“On judicial Astrology.” Alchabitius an Arabian astrologer

Died: Alkmar, Henry a supposed writer (?–1503)

“Commentary on Aristotle De Interpretatione,” Ammonius son of Hermias the peripatetic philosopher

Died: Borgia, Cæsar a monster of ambition and cruelty (14921503)

Born: Bourbon, Nicholas a Latin poet of France (15031550)

Died: Calentius, Elisius a modern Latin poet of the fifteenth century (?–1503)

Born: Casa, John De La an eminent Italian writer (15031556)

Born: Cavalcanti, Bartholomew an Italian writer of considerable fame (15031562)

“Storia di Milano,” Corio, Bernardine born in 1460 (14601500)

Born: Curio, Cœlius Secundus of Piemont (1503–?)

“Thistle and Rose,” Dunbar, William an eminent Scotch poet (14651530)

Born: Grazzini, Antony Francis an Italian scholar and poet of considerable eminence (15031583)

Born: Hamilton, Patrick usually reckoned the first Scotch reformer (1503–?)

“Res Gestae” Herodian a Greek historian (?–240)

Born: Hosius, Stanislaus cardinal (15031579)

Born: Nostradamus, Michel a physician and celebrated astrologer (15031629)

Born: Parmigiano, Il whose family name was Francis Mazzuoli (15031540)

Born: Piccolomini, Alexander archbishop of Patras (15031578)

Born: Stephanus, Robert the most celebrated printer of this family (15031559)

Born: Wyat, Sir Thomas a statesman and poet (15031533)

1504

Born: Albani, John Jerome of the same family with the preceding (15041591)

“Alexandri iatros practica, cum expositione glossae interlinearis Jacobi de Partibus, et Simonis Januensis,” Alexander, Trallianus a learned physician and philosopher

Died: Arrivabene, John Peter of the same family as the preceding (?–1504)

Died: Beaufort, Margaret the foundress of Christ’s and St (14411504)

“Aristotelis Ethicorum Libri decem,” Bruni, Leonard a very eminent scholar and historian (13701444)

Born: Carranza, Bartholomew a Dominican (1504–?)

“Oratio de laudibus literarum Graecarum,” Carteromachus, Scipio whose proper name was Forteguerra (1467–?)

Born: Cruciger, Caspar one of the contributors to the reformation in Germany (1504–?)

Born: Fagius, Paul whose German name was Buchlein (15041548)

Born: Giraldi, John Baptist Cjntio an Italian poet (15041558)

Born: Grenada, Lewis De a celebrated Dominican in the sixteenth century (15041588)

Died: Landinus, Christopher an Italian scholar (14241504)

Born: Lazius, Wolfgang physician and historian to the emperor Ferdinand L was born at Vienna in 1504 (15041555)

“Poesies Chretiennes,” Noue, Francis De La surnamed Bras de Fer (1531–?)

Born: Parker, Matthew the second protestant archbishop of Canterbury (15041537)

“Perspectiva Communis,” Peckham, John archbishop of Canterbury in the reign of Edward 1. was born in the county of Sussex (12401292)

Born: Strozzt, Titus And Hercules father and son (15041565)

Born: Tornasius, John the first of a family of eminent printers and booksellers (15041564)

1505

“Textus Mesues noviter emendatus, &c.” Apono, Peter a physician and astrologer (12501316)

“Orationes, prefationes, praelectiones, &c.” Beroaldo, Philip the elder (1453–?)

Born: Castelvetro, Lewis an Italian critic (1505–?)

“Italian poems,” Catherine, St. of Sienna (13471380)

Born: Cavendish, Sia William second son of Thomas Cavendish of Cavendish (15051557)

“De Poetis Latinis” Crinitus, Peter an Italian scholar (?–1494)

Born: Gorris, John De in Latin Gorreus (15051577)

Born: Hospital, Michel De L' chancellor of France (15051549)

Born: Knox, John the chief instrument and promoter of the reformation in Scotland (15051572)

Died: Mantegna, Andrea an eminent Italian painter (14311505)

Born: Menno, Simon surnamed Simon (15051561)

Born: Tschudi, Giles De one of a family of Swiss writers (15051572)

Born: Zegedin, Stephen De an eminent Lutheran divine (15051572)

1506

“Commentary on Ezekiel, and the twelve minor propnets.” Abrabanel, Isaac a famous rabbi (14371508)

“Religious Sciences” Algazeli, Abou-Hamed-Mohammed an Arabian philosopher (10581111)

“De Morbo Gallico,” Aquilanus, Sebastianus his true name being unknown (?–1543)

Died: Aubespine, Magdalene D' daughter of Claude d'Aubespine (?–1506)

Died: Bandello, Matthew a celebrated Italian novelist (?–1506)

Died: Behem, Martin otherwise Behaim (?–1506)

“Collectiones medicinæ, sive, aphorismi de medici et ægri officio,” Benedictus, Alexander a very eminent physician and medical writer of the fifteenth century (14951511)

Born: Bentivoglio, Hercules one of the best Italian poets of the sixteenth century (1506–?)

Born: Buchanan, George a Scottish historian (15061548)

Born: Cooke, Sir Anthony preceptor to Edward VI. was born at Giddy (15061576)

Born: Cousin, Gilbert in Latin (15061567)

Born: Fernel, John Francis physician to Henry II. of France (15061558)

Born: Ferrier, Armand an eminent lawyer (15061585)

Born: Francucci, Innocent an historical painter (1506–?)

Died: Longueil, Christopher De a very elegant scholar (14901506)

Born: Marlorat, Augustine an eminent protestant divine of the sixteenth century (1506–?)

Born: Osorio, Jerome a learned Portuguese divine (1506–?)

Died: Sabellicus (?–1506)

“Thesaurus.” Sabellicus (?–1506)

Born: Scrimzeor, Henry one of the most learned men of the sixteenth century (1506–?)

Born: Sleidan, John an excellent German historian (15061555)

Born: Udal, Nicholas an eminent schoolmaster of the sixteenth century (15061557)

“Encomia,” Udal, Nicholas an eminent schoolmaster of the sixteenth century (15061557)

Born: Xavier, St. Francis commonly called the Apostle of the Indies (15061552)

1507

Born: Aldrich, Robert bishop of Carlisle in the reigns of Henry VIII (15071555)

“De pestilentia ej usque curatione per preservationum et curationum regimen,” Bayro, Peter De an Italian physician (14781558)

Born: Bolen, Anne second wife of king Henry VIII. was born in 1507 (15071524)

“La Prima Navigatione per TOceano a le terre de Negri della bassa Ktiopia,” Cadamosto, Lewis a famous Venetian navigator (1422–?)

Born: Caro, Hannibal an Italian poet (1507–?)

Born: Chevalier, Antony Ralph Le aprotestant divine (15071572)

Born: Costanzo, Angelo Di lord of Cantalupo (15071590)

Born: Daurat, John an. eminent French poet (15071588)

Born: Gale, Thomas an English surgeon (1507–?)

Born: Longueil, Gilbert a skilful physician of the sixteenth century (15071543)

Born: Nowell, Alexander an eminent English divine (15071551)

Born: Oporinus, John a famous German printer (15071527)

Born: Rondelet, William a celebrated professor of physic at Montpellier (15071566)

Born: Sadler, Sir Ralph an eminent English statesman (15071587)

Born: Sturmius, John the Cicero of Germany (15071589)

Born: Vinet, Elias a classical editor (15071558)

1508

Died: Abrabanel, Isaac a famous rabbi (14371508)

“Commentary on Exodus;” Abrabanel, Isaac a famous rabbi (14371508)

“L'exil de Gennes le Superbe,” Authon, John D' historiographer of France under Louis XII. abbot of Angle in Poitou (?–1523)

Died: Celtes, Conrad a Latin poet (14591508)

“De structura Orationis,” Dionysius, Halicarnassensis a historian and critic of antiquity

Born: Dolce, Lewis a most laborious Italian writer (15081566)

Born: Erskine, John baron of Dun (15081560)

“Batistte Fulgosi de dictis factisque memorabilibus collectanea a Camillo Ghilino Latina facta, libri novem,” Fregoso, Baptist of the ancient family of Fregoso

“Angelicum ac Divinum Opus Musicae Materna Lingua Scrip.” Gaffurius, Franchinus an eminent musical writer (1451–?)

Born: Gemma, Reinier sometimes called Gemma Frisius (15081555)

Died: Littleton, Thomas a celebrated English judge (?–1508)

“Letters of Pliny,” Manutius, Aldus the elder of three justly celebrated printers (1447–?)

Died: Martial, D'Auvergne a French poet of the fifteenth century (?–1508)

“Satyrae centum distinctae decem decadibus Catholicis passim refertoe sententiis: praemissa authoris vita ab Egid. Perrino Campano, &c.” Philelphus, Francis a learned Italian (13981481)

Born: Pope, Sir Thomas founder of Trinity college (15081557)

Born: Rastall, John one of our early printers (15081536)

Born: Rightwise, John, In Latin Justus an eminent grammarian (1508–?)

Born: Sabinus, George whose family name was Schalter (15081547)

Born: Telesius, Bernard a modern philosopher (1508–?)

Born: Truberus, Primus celebrated for his learned translations (15081586)

1509

“Tractatus brevis de laudibus Florentias et Saonse,” Albertini, Francis an ecclesiastic of Florence

“Oratio,” Antiquarius, James a learned Italian of the fifteenth century (?–1512)

“Les Epistres envoyees au roy par les 6tats de France, avec certaines ballades et rondeaux,” Authon, John D' historiographer of France under Louis XII. abbot of Angle in Poitou (?–1523)

“The Shyp of Folys,” Barclay, Alexander was an elegant writer in the 1Moreri

Born: Calvin, John one of the chief reformers of the church (15091549)

Died: Comines Lat. Comin.Eus (14461509)

Born: Commandine, Frederick a celebrated mathematician and linguist (15091575)

Born: Dolet, Stephen a voluminous French writer (15091530)

Born: Duaren, Francis professor of civil law at Bourges (15091559)

Died: Erasmus, Desiderius one of the most illustrious of the revivers of learning (14671509)

“Em. Chrysolorae erotemata lingusc Graecse, in compendium redacta, a Guarino Veronesi,” Guarino Of Verona surnamed Veronese (13701460)

“Sum of the Virtues,” Hales, Alexander an eminent scholastic divine of the thirteenth century (?–1245)

“Enchiridion fidei,” Ofihely, Maurice archbishop of Tuam (?–1513)

Born: Pare', Ambrose a French surgeon of eminence (15091590)

“Morals,” Plutarch a great philosopher and historian of antiquity

Born: Servetus, Michael a famous Anti-trinharian (1509–?)

Born: Shepreve, John a celebrated Latin poet and linguist (15091542)

Born: Staunford, Sir William an eminent lawyer in the sixteenth century (15091553)

“Psalterium quintuplex,” Stephanus, Henry and in France Estienne (14701520)

Born: Volterra, Daniele Di whose family name was Ricciarelli (15091566)

1510

Died: Afflitto, Matthew an eminent lawyer (14301510)

“Memoriale di molte Statue, e Picture sono mellinclita Cipta di Florentia per mano di Sculptori, et Pictori excellenti moderni, ed antiqui.” Albertini, Francis an ecclesiastic of Florence

“Compendium” Anglicus, Gllbertus or

Born: Bacon, Sir Nicholas lord keeper of the great seal in the reign of queen Elizabeth (15101579)

Died: Bianchi, Francis Ferrari called IL Frari (?–1510)

Born: Brueghel, Peter called Old Brueghel (15101570)

Died: Calepin, Ambrose a lexicographer of considerable fame (?–1510)

Born: Calmo, Andrew who was born at Venice about the year 1510 (15101571)

Died: Cortezi, Paul an Italian prelate (14651510)

Born: Dessenius, Bernard an eminent physician (1510–?)

Died: Donato, Jerom a nobleman of Venice (?–1510)

Born: Franco, Nicolas an Italian poet of the infamous class which disgraced the sixteenth century (1510–?)

Died: Geiler, John or (14451510)

Born: Gratarolus, William a learned physician of the sixteenth century (15101562)

Born: Jansenius, Cornelius a learned Flemish prelate (15101569)

Born: Ingrassias, Jon Philip an eminent physician and medical writer (1510–?)

Born: Kaye, John a learned English physician and co-founder of Gonvil and Caius college (15101573)

“Oratio de laudibus D. Ludovici Francorum regis, &c.” Longueil, Christopher De a very elegant scholar (14901506)

“In primum et secundum sententiarum commentarii,” Major, John a scholastic divine and historian (?–1549)

Born: Ponte, Jacob Da called also IL Bassano (15101592)

Born: Postel, William a very ingenious but visionary man (15101581)

Born: Pulmannus, Theodore properly Poelman (15101580)

Born: Salviati, Francisco Rossi called Tl Salviati (15101563)

Born: Tremellius, Immanuel a protestant divine of great learning (1510–?)

“History of king Boccus and Sydracke,” Twyne, John one of a family of Oxford antiquaries (15241613)

Born: Vaux, Thomas of Harwedon (1510–?)

1511

Born: Amatus, John Roderigo Amato a Portuguese physician (1511–?)

Born: Amboise, Michael D' a miscellaneous French writer (15111547)

Born: Ammanati, Bartholomew a celebrated architect and sculptor (15111592)

Born: Bauhin, John the first of a family of men of learning and fame (15111582)

Died: Benedictus, Alexander a very eminent physician and medical writer of the fifteenth century (14951511)

Born: Boccaccino, Boccaccio an artist who flourished about 1496- (15111546)

Died: Cotta, John an elegant modern Latin poet (14831511)

Born: Eberus, Paul one of the early reformers (15111589)

Born: Espence, Claude D' a learned French divine (1511–?)

Born: Everard, Joannes Secundus and more generally known by these last names (1511–?)

Died: Fabyan, Robert an English historian (?–1511)

Died: Giorgione an eminent artist (14771511)

Died: Holte, John author of the first Latin grammar of any noie in England (?–1511)

Born: Hyperius, Gerard Andrew a celebrated Lutheran divine and professor of divinity (15111532)

Born: Naogeorge, Thomas a celebrated protestant divine (15111578)

Born: Oswald, Erasmus a learned professor of the mathematics and of the Hebrew language (15111579)

Born: Parkhurst, John an eminent prelate of the sixteenth century (15111574)

“Salubria de sanitate tuenda priecepta,” Paulus, Ægineta a native of the island Ægina

Born: Portus, Francis a learnedwriter of the sixteenth century (15111581)

Born: Reinhold, Erasmus an eminent astronomer and mathematician (15111553)

Died: Sadolet, James a polite and learned Italian (14771511)

Died: Trissino, Johnn George an Italian poet (14781511)

Born: Viret, Peter an able assistant in the reformation (15111571)

Born: White, John bishop of Winchester (15111560)

1512

Born: Abbati, Nicolo an eminent historical painter (15121571)

Died: Achillini, Alexander a native of Bologna (14631512)

“Lexicon GraecoLatinum,” Aleander, Jerome a Roman cardinal (1480–?)

“De autoritate Ecclesise, &c.” Almain, James professor of divinity in the college of Navarre (?–1515)

Died: Antiquarius, James a learned Italian of the fifteenth century (?–1512)

“Dionocides digestus alphabetico ordine,” Apono, Peter a physician and astrologer (12501316)

“Lexipyretae perpetuae questionis et annexorum solutio, de nobilitate facultatum per terminos utriusque facultatis,” Bayro, Peter De an Italian physician (14781558)

Died: Bellini, Giovanni brother to the preceding (14221512)

Died: Campegio, Lawrence an eminent cardinal of the Romish church (?–1512)

Born: Chappel, William a very learned and pious divine (15121649)

Born: Driedo, John in low Dutch Dridoens (15121535)

Born: Dyer, Sir James an eminent English lawyer (1512–?)

Born: Ferrars, George a learned lawyer (15121579)

Born: Harding, Thomas a popish divine of considerable note (15121572)

“Les Illustrations des Gaules, et singularites de Troyes,” Maire, John Le an early French poet (1473–?)

Born: Manutius, Paul the son of the preceding (15121573)

Born: Mercator, Gerard an eminent geographer and mathematician (15121594)

Born: Sainte-Marthe in Latin Sammartbanus (15121550)

“Itinerarium” Stephanus, Henry and in France Estienne (14701520)

Born: Surita, Jerome a Spanish historian (15121580)

Born: Tintoretto, Giacopo a celebrated Italian painter (15121594)

Born: Turnebus, Adrian an eminent critic and translator (15121565)

Born: Vasari, George an artist (15121588)

1513

Born: Adrets, François De Beaumont, Baron Des of an ancient family in Dauphiny (1513–?)

Born: Adriani, John Baptist the son of the preceding (15131579)

Born: Argentier, John born at Quiers (15131572)

Born: Baius, Michael was born at Melun (15131605)

Born: Bentham, Thomas a learned and pious English divine (15131578)

Born: Bordone, Paris an Italian artist (15131578)

Died: Bradshaw, Henry an early English poet (?–1513)

Born: Caldwall, Richard an English physician (15131585)

“Odes,” Celtes, Conrad a Latin poet (14591508)

“An historical account of the city of Nuremberg,” Celtes, Conrad a Latin poet (14591508)

Born: Coras, John De in Latin Corasitjs (1513–?)

“Panegyric! variorum Auctorum,” Cuspinian, John whose German name was Speis­Hammer (14731529)

Born: Dalechamp, James a learned French physician and indefatigable botanist (15131538)

“Rhetorum collectio,” Demades an Athenian

Died: Fontius, Bartholomæus of Florence (14451513)

“Aulularia” Inghirami, Tomaso Fedra an eminent Italian scholar (1470–?)

Born: Latinus, Latinius one of the most learned critics of the sixteenth century (15131593)

“Brevissima institutio, seu ratio grammatices cognoscendi,” Lily, William an eminent English grammarian (14681532)

“History, &c. of Troy” Lydgate, John an ancient English poet (13751461)

Born: Morales, Ambrose a pious and learned Spanish priest (15131590)

Died: Ofihely, Maurice archbishop of Tuam (?–1513)

“Collectanea Bibiiorum libri quinque,” Peckham, John archbishop of Canterbury in the reign of Edward 1. was born in the county of Sussex (12401292)

“Cornucopia, seu Latinae Linguae Commentarius,” Perot, Nicholas a learned prelate of the fifteenth century (?–1480)

Died: Pinturiccio, Bernardino a celebrated artist (14541513)

“S. Basil. Sermo de differentia Usiaa et Hypostasis,” Rhenanus, Beatus a very eminent scholar and editor

“S. Gregorii Nanzianzeni oratio et Epistolae duae ad Themistium,” Rhenanus, Beatus a very eminent scholar and editor

Died: Sabbatini, Andrea known likewise by the name of Andrea da Salerno (14801513)

“Polycraticon.” Salisbury, John Of one of the greatest ornaments of the twelfth century (11161182)

“Elucidatio Fabric. Ususque Astrolabii,” Stoefler, John a German mathematician (14521531)

1514

Born: Amyot, James bishop of Auxerre and grand almoner of France (15141593)

Died: Bambridge, Christopher archbishop of York (?–1514)

Born: Bartholomew Of The Martyrs a pious and learned Dominican (15141590)

Born: Beaucaire De Peguilon, Francis in Latin Belcarius Plguilio (1514–?)

Died: Bebele, Henry a native of Justingen (?–1514)

“Syderalis /ibyssus,” Berauld, Nicholas was born at Orleans in 1475 (14751550)

Died: Bramante Di Urbino but celebrated under the former name (14441514)

Born: Cheke, Sir John a learned writer of the sixteenth century (15141557)

Died: Columbus, Don Bartholomew brother of Christopher (?–1514)

“Epodon ex puris lambis,” Dousa, Janus a very learned man (15451597)

Died: Elphinston, William an eminent Scotch prelate (?–1514)

Born: Majoragius, Mark Antony so named from a village in the territory of Milan (15141555)

“Rhetorica Ciceronis,” Navagero, Andrew, a learned Italian scholar and poet (14831529)

“Epithemata in insigne formalitatum opus de mente doctoris subtilis,” Ofihely, Maurice archbishop of Tuam (?–1513)

Died: Pace, Richard a learned Englishman (14321514)

Born: Plantin, Christopher an eminent printer (15141589)

“Baptista Guarinus de modo et ordine docendi ac discendi,” Rhenanus, Beatus a very eminent scholar and editor

Born: Rheticus, George Joachim a celebrated German astronomer and mathematician (15141576)

Died: Ruccellai, Bernard in Latin Oricellarius (14491514)

Born: Smith, Sir Thomas a very learned writer and statesman (1514–?)

“De re accipitraria,” Thou, James Augustus an illustrious historian of France (15531617)

Born: Vesalius, Andrew a celebrated anatomist and physician (15141564)

1515

“Topographia inclytae civitatis Mazariae,” Adria, John James the historian of Mazara in Sicily (?–1560)

“Questiones Quodlibeticae,” Adrian Vi. pope (1459–?)

“De Sermone Latino et de Modis Latine loquendi,” Adrian, De Castello bishop of Bath and Wells in the reigns of Henry VII. and VIII. was descended of an obscure family at Cornetto

“Tabulae sane utiles Graecarum musarum adyta compendio ingredi volentibus,” Aleander, Jerome a Roman cardinal (1480–?)

Died: Almain, James professor of divinity in the college of Navarre (?–1515)

Born: Ascham, Roger an illustrious English scholar (1515–?)

“Geronticon,” Augurello, John Aurelio an Italian (14411524)

“In Aratoris presbyter! poema de Apostolorum rebus gestis commentarium,” Barbosa, Arius a native of Aveiro in Portugal (?–1540)

“De Litteratis urbis Roma principibus opusculum. Elysii Calentii oppido quam elegantes epistolse, a Barlando recognitas et argumentis auctae. Menandri dicta eximia, adnotationibus illustrata,” Barland, Adrian a learned and voluminous writer (14881542)

“Taciti Annalium libri quinque priores,” Beroaldo, Philip the younger (1472–?)

Born: Borghini, Vincent was born at Florence in 1515 of a noble family (1515–?)

Died: Botticelli, Alexander an Italian painter and engraver (14371515)

Born: Cananus, John Baptist one of the restorers and improvers of anatomy (15151579)

Born: Cassander, George a learned popish divine of conciliatory principles (15151566)

Born: Castalio, Sebastian was born in 1515 (15151563)

Born: Chaloner, Sir Thomas a gallant soldier (15151565)

Born: Cordus, Valerius son of the preceding (15151544)

Born: Ferron, Arnauld Du a French lawyer (15151563)

Died: Fitzherbert, Sir Anthony a very learned lawyer in the reign of Henry VIII. was descended from an ancient family (?–1515)

Died: Francis I. king of France (14941515)

“Satirse Octo,” Geldenhaur, Gerard Eobanus a learned German divine and historian (1482–?)

Born: Gomez De Castro, Alvarez was born at St Eulalia (15151580)

Born: Habington, William an excellent English poet (15151581)

Born: Howard, Henry Earl of Suekey (15151536)

“What hopes, indeed,” Melancthon, Philip whom the common consent of all ecclesiastical historians has placed among the most eminent of the reformers (14971560)

Born: Neri, St. Philip De founder of the congregation of priests of the Oratory in Italy (15151595)

Died: Porta, Johnbaptista a Neapolitan gentleman (14451515)

Born: Ramus, Peter a celebrated French mathematician and philosopher (1515–?)

“Proverbs or adagies gathered out of the Chiliades of Erasmus,” Taverner, Richard a pious layman of the reigns of Henry VIII (?–1575)

Born: Wier, John an able physician (15151588)

1516

“Epistola ad Conjugem,” Adria, John James the historian of Mazara in Sicily (?–1560)

“De Inventione Dialectica,” Agricola, Rodolphus one of the most learned men of the fifteenth century (1442–?)

Born: Augustin, Anthony archbishop of Tarragona (15161586)

“Metaphrasis in oeconomicon Aristotelis,” Berauld, Nicholas was born at Orleans in 1475 (14751550)

Born: Chabot, Peter Walter a learned philologer (1516–?)

“Les Grandes Chroniques des dues jde Savoie,” Champier, Benedict Curtius Symphorien a most voluminous medical and historical writer (14721539)

Born: Coligni, Gaspard De the second of the name (1516–?)

Born: Fabricius, George a learned German (15161571)

“Rule ofSt. Benedict,” Fox, Richard an eminent prelate (?–1528)

Born: Gesner, Conrad an eminent scholar (15161565)

“Epistolos obscurorum virorum ad Dominum Magistrum Ortuinum Gratium,” Gratius, Ortuinus a native of Holhwic in the diocese of Minister (?–1542)

Born: Haddon, Dr. Walter an eminent scholar (1516–?)

Born: Lambin, Denys a learned Frenchman (1516–?)

“Libri duo fallaciarum,” Major, John a scholastic divine and historian (?–1549)

“In quatuor sententiarum commentarius,” Major, John a scholastic divine and historian (?–1549)

Died: Mantuan, Baptist an Italian poet of great temporary fame (14481516)

Born: Masius, Andrew born in 1516 (15161573)

“Utopia.” More, Sir Thomas chancellor of England in the reign of Henry VIII. and one of the most illustrious 1Gent (14801535)

Born: Poynet, John successively bishop of Rochester and Winchester (15161556)

“Ortus Vocabulorum,” Rider, John an Irish prelate (15621632)

Born: Robins, John an English mathematician (1516–?)

Born: Robortello, Francis a celebrated critic in the sixteenth century (1516–?)

Died: Trithemius, John a celebrated abbot of the Benedictine order (14621516)

Died: Vesputius, Americus a navigator from whose name the largest quarter of the world has very unjustly been named (14511516)

Died: Ximenes, Francis an eminent statesman and patron of literature (14371516)

Born: Zanchius, Jerome an eminent divine (1516–?)

1517

“Titulos Legum ex Codice Theodosiario,” Ægidius, Peter a lawyer (14861533)

“De Viris illustribus ordinis praedicatorum, libri sex in unum congesti,” Alberti, Leander adominican and provincial of his order (14791552)

Born: Angelio, Peter an eminent Italian scholar and Latin poet (15171596)

Born: Anguillara, John Andrew De one of the most celebrated Italian poets of the sixteenth century (15171564)

“Commentaria seu Lecturas in quatuor Libros Sententiarum,” Bassol, John a native of Scotland in the thirteenth and fourteenth centuries (?–1347)

Born: Cooper, Thomas a learned English bishop (15171594)

Born: Dodoens, Rembert a learned physician and botanist (1517–?)

Born: Fox, John an eminent English divine and churchhistorian (15171587)

Died: Galateo, Antony an eminent Italian writer (14441517)

Born: Gilpin, Bernard an eminent English divine (1517–?)

Born: Godwin, Thomas an English prelate (1517–?)

“Pastime of Pleasure,” Hawes, Stephen an English poet who flourished about the end of the fifteenth century

Died: Krantz, Albert a famous historian of the fifteenth century (?–1517)

“De Sanitate tuenda,” Linacre, Thomas one of the most eminent physicians and scholars of his age (14601524)

“Commentarius in tertium sententiarum,” Major, John a scholastic divine and historian (?–1549)

Born: Mary queen of England (15171553)

“De fructu qui ex doctrina percipitur liber.” Pace, Richard a learned Englishman (14321514)

Born: Pelletier, Jaques a celebrated French physician (15171582)

Born: Perrenot, Anthony was born 1517 (15171586)

Born: Plowden, Edmund a celebrated lawyer (15171584)

“Lives” Plutarch a great philosopher and historian of antiquity

Died: Porta, Baccio Della an eminent Florentine artist (14691517)

“Quintus Curtius,” Rhenanus, Beatus a very eminent scholar and editor

Born: Sampson, Thomas an eminent puritan divine (1517–?)

“De Statu Religionis & lleipublicie, Carolo Quinto Cajsaie, Commentarii,” Sleidan, John an excellent German historian (15061555)

“De Fulminum significationibus,” Valerianus, Pierius an ingenious and learned Italian (14771531)

1518

“Collection of Scholia on seven of the tragedies of Euripides,” Arsenius archbishop of Monembasia (?–1535)

Born: Belon, Peter of the faculty of Paris (1518–?)

Died: Bembo, Pietro in Lat. Petrus Bembus (14701518)

“De Cranii fractura, tractatus,” Berengarius, James a physician and anatomist of the sixteenth century (?–1550)

Born: Bruschius, Caspar a Latin historian and poet (1518–?)

Born: Bruto, John Michael a very learned Venetian (15181594)

Born: Ferrari, Octavian an Italian author (1518–?)

Born: Foglieta, Hubert a learned Genoese (15181581)

Died: Francia, Francesco an historical painter (14501518)

Born: Funch, John a celebrated Lutheran divine (1518–?)

“De Harmonica Musicor. Instrumentorum,” Gaffurius, Franchinus an eminent musical writer (1451–?)

“Lamentationes obscurorum virorum non prohibits per Sedem Apostolicam,” Gratius, Ortuinus a native of Holhwic in the diocese of Minister (?–1542)

Born: Languet, Hubert a native of France (15181581)

“Progymnasmata Thorns Mori & Gulielmi Lilii, Sodalium,” Lily, William an eminent English grammarian (14681532)

“Expositio concionalis Psalmi Sexti,” Longland, John a learned prelate (14731520)

“I cast myself, holy father, at your feet, with all I am and have. Give me life, or put me to death; confirm or revoke, approve or disapprove, as you please. I own your voice as that of Jesus Christ, who rules and speaks by you; and if I have deserved death I refuse not to die.” Luther, Martin an illustrious German divine and reformer of the church (14831521)

“Literalis in Matthaeum expositio,” Major, John a scholastic divine and historian (?–1549)

“Oratio nuperrime composita de fcedere percusso inter Henricum Angliae regem, et Francorum reg. Christianiss. in aede Pauli Lond. habita,” Pace, Richard a learned Englishman (14321514)

Born: Palladio, Andrew a celebrated Italian architect (15181580)

“Marcelli Virgilii de militias laudibus,” Rhenanus, Beatus a very eminent scholar and editor

“In Laudem Matrimonii,” Tunstall, Cuthbert a very learned (14741559)

1519

Died: Acciaioli, Zanobio probably of the same family with the preceding (14611519)

“Virginia comedia, capitoli, e strambotti di messer Bernardo, Accolti Aretino, in Firenze (al di Francesco Rossegli),” Accolti, Bernard was one of the sons of the preceding

“Threnodiain funus Maximiliani Caesaris, cum Epitaphiis aliquot et Epigrammatum libello,” Ægidius, Peter a lawyer (14861533)

Born: Aersens, Peter called by the Italians PietroLongo (15191585)

“De Certamine Singulari.” Aquaviva, Andrew Matthew Duke of Atri in the kingdom of Naples (?–1528)

Born: Benzoni, Jerom a Milanese (1519–?)

Born: Beza, Theodore one of the chief promoters of the Reformation (15191605)

Born: Caesalpinus, Andrew an eminent botanist and physician (15191603)

“Oratio de Groecarum disciplinarum laudibus,” Croke, Richard in Latin Crocus (?–1558)

“De Cicsaribus et Imperatoribus Romanorum,” Cuspinian, John whose German name was Speis­Hammer (14731529)

“Historia de rege Uladislao, seu clade Varnensi,” Esperiente, Philip Callimachus an eminent Italian historian (14371491)

Born: Gresham, Sir Thomas descended of an ancient family distinguished by many honourable persons (15191556)

Died: Grocyn, William a man eminently learned in his day> and one of the revivers of literature (14421519)

Died: Langius, Rodolph a gentleman of Westphalia (?–1519)

Died: Leo X. was a pontiff whose history is so connected with that of literature and the reformation (14751519)

“Expositio cone, secundi psalmi pcenitentialis, coram rege,” Longland, John a learned prelate (14731520)

“Grammar.” Melancthon, Philip whom the common consent of all ecclesiastical historians has placed among the most eminent of the reformers (14971560)

Born: More, Sir Antonio an eminent artist of the sixteenth century (15191575)

Born: Neal, Thomas an Oxford divine (15191590)

Born: Owen, George an eminent English physician (15191558)

“Angeli Politiani Epistolae,” Politian, Angelus a most ingenious and learned Italian (1454–?)

“Synopsis de laudibus Calvitii cum scholiis,” Rhenanus, Beatus a very eminent scholar and editor

“Maximus Tyrius,” Rhenanus, Beatus a very eminent scholar and editor

Born: Sandys, Edwin a very eminent English prelate (15191588)

1520

“Annotationes Anatomies,” Achillini, Alexander a native of Bologna (14631512)

“Momus, de Principe,” Alberti, Leon Baptista an eminent Italian artist (?–1472)

“Facetie piacevoli, Fabule e Motti del Piovano Arlotto, Prete Fioreritino,” Arlotto one of those buffoons who disgrace the regular professions (?–1483)

Born: Baudouin, Francis in Latin Balduinus (15201573)

Born: Bekinsau, John author of a book entitled “De Supremo et Absolute Regis Imperio (1520–?)

“Amorosa visione,” Boccaccio, John one of the most eminent Italian poets and scholars (13131375)

“Epistoloe,” Bracelli, James an Italian historian and antiquary (?–1460)

Died: Brandt, Sebastian a lawyer (14481520)

“Christ. Longolii perduellionis rei detensiones duae,” Brixius, Germain a learned Frenchman (?–1538)

Born: Cecil, William lord Burleigh (1520–?)

Died: Chisi, Agostini a merchant at Rome (?–1520)

Born: Churchyard, Thomas a voluminous poet of the sixteenth century (1520–?)

“De statu animte, lib. tres,” Claudianus Ecdicius Mamertus a learned presbyter of Vienna

Died: Colonna, Francis a Venetian dominican (?–1520)

“Epigrammata,” Constable, Henry an English poet of the 16th century

“Introductiones ad Grascam linguam,” Croke, Richard in Latin Crocus (?–1558)

Born: Cujacius, James a celebrated lawyer (15201590)

Died: Despauter or Van Paute­Ren (?–1520)

Died: Dovizi, Bernard an eminent cardinal (14701520)

Born: Faber, Basil an eminent Lutheran divine (1520–?)

Born: Ferrari, Lewis inventor of the first method of resolving biquadratic equations (15201565)

Born: Floris, Francis a painter of history (15201570)

Died: Foresti, James, Philip Of was born at Soldio (14341520)

Born: Goodman, Christopher a noted puritan (15201601)

Born: Hawkins, Sir John an able naval commander (15201595)

“Porcheti Victoria adversus impios Hebraeos,” Justiniani, Augustin bishop of Nebo or Nebbio (1470–?)

Born: Illyricus, Matthias Flacius but who Latinized his name into Flaccus Illyricus (15201575)

Born: Lassus, Orlandus or (1520–?)

Died: Longland, John a learned prelate (14731520)

“Triomphe des Dames d'Honneur,” Marc He, Oliver De La a French courtier and author (?–1501)

Born: Monte-Mayor, George De a celebrated Castillian poet (15201562)

“Epistolse ad Erasmum,” Pace, Richard a learned Englishman (14321514)

Born: Piccolomini, Francis a learned man of the same family (15201604)

“De Ratione Paschalis celebrationis,” Pighius, Albert a Dutch divine and mathematician

Born: Pighius, Stephen Vinand nephew to the preceding (15201604)

Born: Pilkington, James a learned and pious English prelate (15201575)

“Thorns Mori epigrammata Latina, pleraque e Graecis versa, ad emendatum ipsius exemplar excusa,” Rhenanus, Beatus a very eminent scholar and editor

“Velleius Paterculus,” Rhenanus, Beatus a very eminent scholar and editor

Died: Sarto, Andrea Del a famous Italian painter (14711520)

Died: Stephanus, Henry and in France Estienne (14701520)

Born: Tansillo, Lewis an Italian poet (15201569)

Died: Veneziano, Agostino a very eminent engraver (?–1520)

Died: Vinci, Lionardo Da an illustrious Italian painter (14521520)

Born: Vos, Martin De a Flemish painter of the sixteenth century (15201604)

1521

“De humani corporis Anatomia,” Achillini, Alexander a native of Bologna (14631512)

Died: Adriani, Marcel Virgil professor of the belles lettres (14641521)

Died: Agrippa, Henry Cornelius a man of considerable learning (14861521)

“I have (says he), the greatest reason to return thanks to Almighty God, who has given me a wife after my own heart, a virgin of a noble family, well behaved, young, beautiful, and so conformable to my disposition, that we never have a harsh word with each other; and what completes my happiness is, that in whatever situation my affairs are, whether prosperous or adverse, she still continues the same, equally kind, affable, constant, sincere, and prudent, always easy, and mistress of herself.” Agrippa, Henry Cornelius a man of considerable learning (14861521)

“Epigrammata selecta ex anthologia Latine versa,” Alciati, Andrew a celebrated and learned lawyer (14921550)

“De insulis nuper in vends et incolarum moribus,” Anghiera, Peter Martyr D' an Italian scholar (14551526)

Died: Ariosto, Ludovico one of the most eminent Italian poets (14741521)

Died: Arnolde, Richard one of our ancient English chroniclers (?–1521)

Born: Aylmer, John an eminent English prelate (15211594)

“Commentaria, cum amplissimis additionibus, super anatomia Mundini,” Berengarius, James a physician and anatomist of the sixteenth century (?–1550)

Died: Brandt, Nicholas or (14581521)

“De Studiis et Literis ad illustrem Dominum Baptistam de Malatestis,” Bruni, Leonard a very eminent scholar and historian (13701444)

“Oratio coram Archiepiscopo Eboracensi,” Bullock, Henry a man of learning in the beginning of the sixteenth century

Died: Douglas, Gawin bishop of Dunkeld (14741521)

Born: Du Bourg, Anne one of the martyrs to the cause of the protestant religion in France (1521–?)

Born: Guicciardini, Lewis nephew of the preceding (1521–?)

Born: Heerbrand, James a German divine (15211600)

“Tractatus contra doctrinam Lutheri,” Kydermynster, Richard an ecclesiastic and antiquary (?–1531)

“In senigmatica Bossi Antibossicon primum, secundum, tertium, ad G. Hormannum,” Lily, William an eminent English grammarian (14681532)

“De inaequali Temperie,” Linacre, Thomas one of the most eminent physicians and scholars of his age (14601524)

Died: Luther, Martin an illustrious German divine and reformer of the church (14831521)

“Of the captivity of Babylon;” Luther, Martin an illustrious German divine and reformer of the church (14831521)

“De historia gentis Scotorum, sen historia majoris Britanniae,” Major, John a scholastic divine and historian (?–1549)

“Synesius de laude Calvitii.” Phreas, John an English writer (?–1465)

“Tertulliani Opera,” Rhenanus, Beatus a very eminent scholar and editor

Born: Sansovino, Francis an Italian poet and historian (15211586)

Died: Signorelli, Luca a Florentine artist (14391521)

Born: Sixtus V., Pope whose proper names were Felix Peretti (1521–?)

“Syntaxis” Stanbridge, John an eminent schoolmaster (?–1522)

Born: Tartaglia, Nicholas a noted mathematician (1521–?)

Died: Vives, Joan Lewis one of the revivers of literature (14921521)

“Doctrinale antiquum fidei ecclesias catholicse,” Waldensis, Thomas a Carmelite monk of great learning in the fourteenth century (1367–?)

1522

“Fasciculus Medicine,” Achillini, Alexander a native of Bologna (14631512)

Born: Alciati, Francis born at Milan 1522 (15221580)

“De Exilio” Alcyonius, Peter a learned Italian

Died: Antonius Ælius Nebrissensis was born in 1442 (14421522)

“Chronica Bavarise,” Aventin, John author of the Annals ofBavaria (14661534)

“Commentarii in Terentii comedias,” Barland, Adrian a learned and voluminous writer (14881542)

“Isagogtc breves in anatomiam corporis humani, cum aliquot figuris anatomicis,” Berengarius, James a physician and anatomist of the sixteenth century (?–1550)

Born: Bertaut, John first chaplain to queen Catherine de Medicis (15221611)

Born: Beuther, Michael a learned German writer (1522–?)

“Vitae Episcoporum Murthlacensium et Aberdonensium,” Boethius, Hector a celebrated Scotch historian (1470–?)

Died: Brissot, Peter an eminent French physician (14951522)

Born: Brucioli, Anthony a laborious Italian writer (15221554)

“Theses, seu comounes loci totius Medicinae, etiam de usu Pharmacorum, Argentinae,” Brunsfels, Otho a physician of the sixteenth century

Born: Busbequius, Augher Ghislen was the natural son of the lord of Bnsbec (1522–?)

“De emendata Structura Latini Sermonis,” Caxton, William to whom this country owes the introduction of printing (14121492)

Born: Chemnitz, Martin an eminent Lutheran divine (15221586)

Born: Egmont, Lamoral Count one of the principal lords of the bow Countries (15221543)

Born: Farinato, Paul an Italian painter (1522–?)

Died: Fitz-James, Richard bishop of Rochester (?–1522)

Born: Forestus, Petrus an eminent physician (1522–?)

“A Treatise on Usury,” Gregory Of Rimini general of the Augustines 1357 (?–1358)

“De Asse,” Grollier, John an eminent patron of literature (14791565)

Born: Hessels, John a celebrated professor of theology at Louvain (15221566)

Born: Jewel, John a learned prelate (1522–?)

“the order of bishops.” Luther, Martin an illustrious German divine and reformer of the church (14831521)

Born: Pantaleon, Henry a learned physician and historian (1522–?)

“This book is very rare. Crignon, who published it, was Parmentier' s particular friend, and thus speaks of him” Parmentiek, John a French author and poet (14941530)

Died: Pole, Reginald an eminent cardinal (15001522)

Born: Schiavoni, Andrea named Medula (15221582)

Died: Stanbridge, John an eminent schoolmaster (?–1522)

Born: Surius, Laurentius a voluminous compiler (15221578)

Died: Tixier, John generally known by his assumed name Ravisius Textor (?–1522)

Died: Torrigiano, Peter an eminent Florentine sculptor (14721522)

“De Arte Supputandi,” Tunstall, Cuthbert a very learned (14741559)

1523

Died: Alexander Ab Alexandro a Neapolitan lawyer of great learning (14611523)

“DefensioJo. Apelli pro suo conjugio,” Apel, John a lawyer (14861536)

Born: Arnigio, Bartholomew an Italian physician and poet (15231577)

Died: Authon, John D' historiographer of France under Louis XII. abbot of Angle in Poitou (?–1523)

Born: Chalvet, Matthew De in Latin Calventius (15231607)

Died: Durer, Albert an eminent engraver and painter (14711523)

Born: Edwards, Richard one of our ancient English poets (1523–?)

Born: Erastus, Thomas an eminent German physician (15231583)

Born: Fallopius, Gabriel a most celebrated physician and anatomist of Italy (15231563)

Born: Foreiro, Francis a learned Portuguese ecclesiastic (1523–?)

Died: Hutten, Ulric De a gentleman of Franconia (14881523)

“Expostulatio” Hutten, Ulric De a gentleman of Franconia (14881523)

Born: Junctin, Francis in Italian Giuntino (15231590)

Born: Luisino, Francis of Udina in the Venetian territory (15231568)

Died: Marot, John a French poet (14631523)

“Assertio septem Sacramentorum adversus M. Lutherum, &c.” More, Sir Thomas chancellor of England in the reign of Henry VIII. and one of the most illustrious 1Gent (14801535)

Born: Pancirolus, Guy the son of Albert Pancirolus (15231599)

Died: Petre, Sir William a man of learning (?–1523)

“Propugnaculum summi sacerdotii evangelici, ac septenarii sacramentorum numeri adversus M. Lutherum, fratrem famosum, et Wickliffistam insignem,” Powell, Edward a learned popish divine (?–1540)

Born: Randolph, Thomas a statesman in queen Elizabeth’s reign (15231590)

“Meir Nethib,” Romaine, William an English divine and writer of great popularity (17141782)

Born: Sanchez, Francis an eminent classical scholar of the sixteenth century (15231600)

Died: White, Sir Thomas founder of St (14921523)

Born: Wigand, John a learned divine of the reformed religion (15231587)

1524

“Diatribae in Ausonium, Solinum, et Ovidium,” Accorso, Mariangelus a native of Aquila

“Coryciana,” Accorso, Mariangelus a native of Aquila

“Commentaria in Psalmos,” Angriani, Michael commonly called Michael of Bologna (?–1400)

Died: Audley, Edmund an English prelate (?–1524)

Died: Augurello, John Aurelio an Italian (14411524)

“In omnes Erasmi Adagiorum chiliados epitome,” Barland, Adrian a learned and voluminous writer (14881542)

Born: Bellay, Joachim Du a celebrated French poet (1524–?)

Died: Bolen, Anne second wife of king Henry VIII. was born in 1507 (15071524)

“S. Brunonis Qpera et Vita,” Bruno, St. founder of the Carthusian monks (10301125)

Born: Camoens, Luis De a very celebrated Portuguese poet (15241579)

“Graeco- Latin Lexicon,” Ceratinus, James whose family name was Teyng (?–1530)

Born: Collange, Gabriel De born at Tours in Auvergne (1524–?)

Died: Franciabigio, Marco Antonio was an historical painter (14831524)

Born: Hooker, John, an English historian (15241601)

Born: Hotman, Fuancis in Latin Hototnanus (15241548)

Died: Leonicenus, Nicholas an eminent Italian phy- (14281524)

Died: Linacre, Thomas one of the most eminent physicians and scholars of his age (14601524)

“Meir Netib,” Nathan, Isaac a learned rabbi

Born: Occo, Adolphus one of a family' of physicians of considerable eminence (15241564)

Born: Paleotti, Gabriel a learned Italian cardinal (15241597)

Born: Palissy, Bernard De an ingenious artist (15241590)

Died: Perugino, Pietro a celebrated Italian painter (14461524)

Born: Sigonius, Charles a learned Italian (15241585)

Born: Strigelius, Victorinus a learned divine and promoter of the reformation (1524–?)

Born: Twyne, John one of a family of Oxford antiquaries (15241613)

“Artis Veterinarise sive Mulomedidnae libri quatuor,” Vegetius, Flavius Renatus an ancient Latin writer

Born: Whittingham, William the puritan dean of Durham (15241560)

1525

“Trattato della natura e cognizione di tutti li Tuoni di Canto figurato,” Aaron, Pietro who flourished in the sixteenth century (14801550)

Died: A Lasco, John A Lasco (?–1525)

“Moralia,” Almain, James professor of divinity in the college of Navarre (?–1515)

“Compendium Hebrææ Chaldeæque grammatices,” Aurogallus, Matthew a native of Bohemia (?–1543)

Born: Be, William Le engraver (1525–?)

“Prose di M. Pietro Bembo,” Bembo, Pietro in Lat. Petrus Bembus (14701518)

“Notes on the Psalms,” Bush, Paul first bishop of Bristol (14901558)

Born: Caiet, Peter Victor Palma was born in 1525 at Montrichard in Touraine (15251610)

“Greek Grammar” Chalcondyles, Demetrius a native of Athens (?–1455)

“Les Epitaphes d‘Hector et d’Achille,” Chastelain, George a Flemish gentleman (?–1475)

Born: Ciaconius, Peter brother to the preceding (15251581)

Died: Dorpius, Martin a very learned divine (?–1525)

Born: Fjsh, Simon a man who deserves some notice on account of his zeal for the reformation (1525–?)

Died: Gama, Vasco an illustrious Portuguese (?–1525)

“Epistola de excidio Britanniæ, et castigatio ordinis ecclesiastici,” Gildas the oldest British historian (511–?)

Born: Gosselini, Julian an Italian poet and miscellaneous writer (15251587)

Born: Hamelmanne, Herman a learned Lutheran divine (1525–?)

“Les trois Contes de Cupidon et d'Atropos, dont le premier fut invente par Seraphin, Poete Italien; le 2 et le 3 de Maitre Jean le Maire,” Maire, John Le an early French poet (1473–?)

Died: Margaret Of Valois queen of Navarre (14921525)

Born: Neander, Michael one of the most learned men of the sixteenth century (15251581)

Born: Peucer, Gaspard a celebrated physician and mathematician (15251602)

Died: Pomponatius, Peter a modern Aristotelian (14621525)

“Fate and Free will.” Pomponatius, Peter a modern Aristotelian (14621525)

Born: Sainctes, Claudius De in Latin Sanctesius (15251591)

Born: Socinus, Lælius a man of great learning and abilities (15251562)

Born: Talbot, Robert one of our earliest antiquaries (1525–?)

Born: Torrentius, Lævinus in his native language called Vander Beken (1525–?)

Died: West, James a gentleman of literary talents (?–1525)

1526

“Della Fabbrica del Mondo,” Alunno, Francis an Italian scholar and mathematician

Born: Alvarez, Emanuel a celebrated Portuguese grammarian (15261582)

Died: Anghiera, Peter Martyr D' an Italian scholar (14551526)

“Libro de Peregrine,” Anselme, George a Latin poet of the sixteenth century (?–1528)

“De Hebræis urbium, regionum, &c, nominibus, liber è veteri instrumento congestus,” Aurogallus, Matthew a native of Bohemia (?–1543)

“De rebus Turcicis,” Balbi, John a Genoese Dominican (?–1535)

“De civili et beliica Fortitudine,” Balbi, John a Genoese Dominican (?–1535)

“De re vestiaria liber,” Bayf, Lazarus De father to the above (?–1545)

Born: Blackwood, Henry another brother of the preceding (1526–?)

“Dialogues,” Brucioli, Anthony a laborious Italian writer (15221554)

“Enarrationes in Habacuc et Hoseam prophetas,” Capito, Wolfgang Fabricius an eminent Lutheran reformer (1478–?)

Born: Crusius, Martin a learned German scholar and antiquary (15261607)

Born: Ecluse, Charles in Latin Clusius (1526–?)

“Monalosph atrium partibus constans quatuor, &c.” Fernel, John Francis physician to Henry II. of France (15061558)

Born: Fugger, Huldric an eminent benefactor to literature (15261584)

Born: Goltzius, Hubert a German antiquary (15261583)

Born: Heshusius, Tillemannus a German pretestant theologian (15261588)

Born: Labbe', Louisa surnamed the Beautiful Ropemaker (15261566)

Died: Leo, Jons a skilful geographer (14921526)

“De Morbis curandis,” Linacre, Thomas one of the most eminent physicians and scholars of his age (14601524)

“Commentarius in physica Aristotelis,” Major, John a scholastic divine and historian (?–1549)

Born: Morata, Olympia Fulvia a learned Italian lady (1526–?)

Born: Muretus, Marc Anthony a very ingenious and learned critic (15261585)

Born: Ossat, Arnaud D' a celebrated cardinal (15261581)

“Summario de la Historia general y natural de les Indias Occidentales,” Oviedo, John Gonsales D' in Spanish Gonçalo Hermandez de Oviedo Y Valdes (1478–?)

Born: Place, Peter De La in Latin Plateanus (1526–?)

Born: Ronsard, Peter De a French poet (15261585)

Died: Ruccellai, John fourth son to the preceding (14751526)

“De Partu Virginis,” Sannazarius, James vernacularly Giacomo San­Nazaro (1458–?)

“Gradus comparationum, &c.” Stanbridge, John an eminent schoolmaster (?–1522)

“Republica Veneta,” Vergerius, Peter Paul one of the most learned men of the fourteenth and fifteenth centuries (13491415)

1527

“De incertitudiueetvanitate Scientiarum, declamatio invectiva,” Agrippa, Henry Cornelius a man of considerable learning (14861521)

Born: Aldrovandus, Ulysses one of the most laborious naturalists of the sixteenth century (1527–?)

“Compendium iegis Chris ti,- et Quodlibeta,” Baconthorp, John surnamed the Resolute Doctor (?–1346)

Born: Cangiagi, Lucas called Luchet­To (1527–?)

Born: Corranus, Anthony the son of Ant (15271591)

Born: Dee, John a great mathematician (15271608)

Born: Duret, Louis born of a noble family at Beaug6-laville (15271629)

Born: Enghelrams, Cornelius another artist (15271583)

“Hyperaspistes:” Erasmus, Desiderius one of the most illustrious of the revivers of learning (14671509)

Died: Frobenius, John an eminent and learned German printer (?–1527)

“Collection of the ancient Italian poets,” Guittone, D'Arezzo an Italian poet of the thirteenth century (?–1293)

Born: Humphrey, Laurence a learned English writer (15271590)

Died: Jacobatius, Dominico bishop of Lucera (?–1527)

“Epistle to the prior of Newenham,” Joy, John one of the early promoters of the reformation (?–1553)

Died: Machiavel, Nicholas a celebrated political writer and historian (14691527)

Died: Martelli, Lewis a Florentine poet (15001527)

Born: Montanus, Benedict Arias a very learned Spaniard (15271598)

Died: Oporinus, John a famous German printer (15071527)

Born: Ortelius, Abraham a celebrated geographer (1527–?)

Born: Pois, Nicholas Le an eminent physician (1527–?)

Born: Ribadeneira, Peter a celebrated Spanish Jesuit (15271611)

Born: Sackville, Thomas lord Buckhurst and earl of Dorset (15271566)

Born: Sanders, Nicholas a Roman catholic writer of considerable fame (15271580)

“Petri Bembi Benacus,” Sannazarius, James vernacularly Giacomo San­Nazaro (1458–?)

“De Partitionibus Oratoriis,” Stephanus, Robert the most celebrated printer of this family (15031559)

Born: Tibaldi otherwise Pellegrino (1527–?)

1528

“The Form of Prayer in the Caraite Synagogue,” Aaron-Hariscon a celebrated Jewish rabbi (12601320)

Born: Andrada, Diego De Payva D' a learned Portuguese (1528–?)

Born: Andreas, James a celebrated Lutheran divine of the sixteenth century (15281590)

Died: Anselme, George a Latin poet of the sixteenth century (?–1528)

“Georgii Anselmi Nepotis Epigrammaton libri septem: Sosthyrides: Palladis Peplus: Eglogæ quatuor,” Anselme, George a Latin poet of the sixteenth century (?–1528)

Died: Aquaviva, Andrew Matthew Duke of Atri in the kingdom of Naples (?–1528)

“Pontanus,” Aquaviva, Andrew Matthew Duke of Atri in the kingdom of Naples (?–1528)

Born: Bacon, Lady Anne the second daughter of sir Anthony Cooke (1528–?)

“Tabulae perpetuae Longitudinum ac Latitudinum Planetarum, ad Meridianum Lovanierisem,” Baersius, Henry a learned printer at Louvain

Born: Baroccio, Frederic an eminent Italian artist (15281612)

Born: Belleau, Remi a French poet (15281577)

“Oratio de pace restituta et de fcedere sancito apud Cameracum,” Berauld, Nicholas was born at Orleans in 1475 (14751550)

Born: Boissard, John James a famous French antiquary (1528–?)

Born: Breulius, James a French antiquary (15281614)

Born: Brye, Theodore De an eminent engraver (1528–?)

“Libro del Cortegiano” Castiglione, Balthazar an eminent Italian nobleman (14781529)

Born: Faur, Guy De lord of Pibrac (15281584)

“De Proportionibns, libri duo,” Fernel, John Francis physician to Henry II. of France (15061558)

“Cosmo-theoria libros duos complexa,” Fernel, John Francis physician to Henry II. of France (15061558)

Born: Fonseca, Peter De a celebrated Portuguese Jesuit (15281619)

Died: Fox, Richard an eminent prelate (?–1528)

Born: Fox Morzillo, Sebastian a learned Spaniard (1528–?)

Died: Gravina, Peter an excellent Latin poet (?–1528)

Born: Judex, Matthew one of the principal writers of the Centuries of Magdeburg (15281564)

Born: Lotich, Peter surnamed Secundus (15281567)

Born: Metkerke or Mekerchus (15281660)

“Glosa sobre las obras de Juan de Mena,” Nunez, Ferdinand one of the restorers of literature in Spain (?–1553)

Born: Pasquier, Stephen a learned Frenchman (15281615)

“De re medica libri septem,” Paulus, Ægineta a native of the island Ægina

Died: Penni, John Francis a native of Florence (14881528)

“Romanae Vetustatis fragmenta, in Augusta Vindelicorum,” Peutinger, Conrad a celebrated scholar (14651574)

Born: Stephanus, Henry the second of the name (15281598)

“Talshoi, seu Monumentuni Stroense in Scania,” Wormius, Olaus a learned physician of Denmark (15881654)

1529

“Champ-Fleuri,” Accorso, Mariangelus a native of Aquila

“De nobilitate et ppaecelleutia fccmineisexus,declamatio,” Agrippa, Henry Cornelius a man of considerable learning (14861521)

“Notes upon Tacitus de situ, moribus, et populis Germanise,” Althamerus, Andrew a celebrated Lutheran minister at Nuremberg (?–1540)

“Cosmographia,” Apian, Peter called in German Brenkwitz (14951552)

Born: Askew, Anne daughter of sir William Askew (1529–?)

Born: Autels, William Des a French and Latin poet (1529–?)

“De futuris Caroli V. successibus,” Balbi, John a Genoese Dominican (?–1535)

Born: Baley, Walter an English physician (15291592)

“Enarrationes in quatuor libros Eneidos Virgilianse,” Barland, Adrian a learned and voluminous writer (14881542)

Born: Bucholtzer, Abraham usually ranked among the German reformers (15291584)

Died: Castiglione, Balthazar an eminent Italian nobleman (14781529)

“De Sono Graecarum Literarum,” Ceratinus, James whose family name was Teyng (?–1530)

Born: Cisner, Nicholas whom we have just mentioned as the editor of Cino da Pistoia’s works (15291547)

Born: Cooke, Elizabeth third daughter of sir Anthony Cooke (15291580)

“Treatise on the English Sweating Sickness” Cordus, Euricius called by Melchior Adam

Died: Cuspinian, John whose German name was Speis­Hammer (14731529)

“Commentarius in Virgilium,” Donatus, Ælius a celebrated grammarian in the fourth century

Died: Emilius, Paulus a famous historian (?–1529)

Born: Epo, Boetius a celebrated lawyer (15291599)

Born: Fauchet, Claude a French antiquary of great fame (15291601)

“Of the. Diversity of Courts,” Fitzherbert, Sir Anthony a very learned lawyer in the reign of Henry VIII. was descended from an ancient family (?–1515)

“Vita PJiilippi a Burgundia, Episcopi Uitrajectensis,” Geldenhaur, Gerard Eobanus a learned German divine and historian (1482–?)

Born: Gualtehus, Rodolphus an eminent Swiss divine (15291577)

Born: Joubert, Laurent a learned physician (15291566)

“Ad Lutheranos jam damnatos Oratio,” Longueil, Christopher De a very elegant scholar (14901506)

“Luculenta in 4 Evangelia expositiones,” Major, John a scholastic divine and historian (?–1549)

Died: Matsys, Quintin an eminent artist (14601529)

Died: Navagero, Andrew, a learned Italian scholar and poet (14831529)

Born: Palestrina, John Peter Louis called by Dr (15291594)

Born: Panvinius, Onuphrius a learned scholar of the sixteenth century (1529–?)

“De crisi et diebus criticis, eorumqufc ignis,” Paulus, Ægineta a native of the island Ægina

Born: Puttenham, George an English poet and poetical critic (1529–?)

“Anglorum regnum Chronicon, or Pastime of the People,” Rastall, John one of our early printers (15081536)

“Epistolse,” Raulin, John a French divine (14431479)

Born: Renniger, Michael or (15291609)

“De Ratione Studii,” Ringelbergius, Joachim Fortius in German Sterck (?–1536)

“Delia Poetica,” Trissino, Johnn George an Italian poet (14781511)

Born: Ursinus, Fulvius an eminent classical scholar and antiquary (15291600)

Born: Zucchero, Taddeo an Italian painter (1529–?)

1530

“the lady Marie’s chaplain.” Able, Thomas an English divine

“Of the Vanity of the Sciences,” Agrippa, Henry Cornelius a man of considerable learning (14861521)

“Encomium Historiae,” Alciati, Andrew a celebrated and learned lawyer (14921550)

“Opus Epistolarum Petri Martyris Anglerii, Mediolanensis,” Anghiera, Peter Martyr D' an Italian scholar (14551526)

Born: Arantius, Julius Cæesar a celebrated Italian anatomist (1530–?)

Born: Attendolo, Darius a military character (1530–?)

Born: Auger, Edmund a French Jesuit (15301591)

Born: Backer, James a painter (15301560)

“De compositione et usu Decretorii Pianetardm,” Baersius, Henry a learned printer at Louvain

“Dialogi ad profligandam e scholis barbariem,” Barland, Adrian a learned and voluminous writer (14881542)

Born: Belleforest, Francis De a French historical compiler (15301583)

“Odarum libri tres, et epigrammatum liber unus,” Beroaldo, Philip the younger (1472–?)

Born: Bodin, John a French lawyer (15301596)

Born: Boethie, Stephen De La of Sarlat (15301563)

“Catalogus illustrium Medicorum,” Brunsfels, Otho a physician of the sixteenth century

“Herbarum vivae icones, ad naturae imitationem, summa cum diligentia *et artificioefficiatae, cum effectibus earundem,” Brunsfels, Otho a physician of the sixteenth century

Born: Cagliari, Paul a celebrated artist (15301588)

Born: Calfhill, James a learned divine of the sixteenth century (15301619)

Died: Ceratinus, James whose family name was Teyng (?–1530)

Born: Chambers, David a Scotch historian (15301552)

Born: Chytræus, David whose family name was Kochhafe (15301600)

Born: Cooke, Katherine the fourth daughter of sir Anthony Cooke (1530–?)

Born: Cousin, John an eminent French artist (15301589)

Born: Daneau, Lambert an eminent French protestant divine (1530–?)

Born: Dawes, Lancelot a learned English divine (1530–?)

Died: Dolet, Stephen a voluminous French writer (15091530)

Born: Dudley, Ambrose son of John duke of Northumberland (15301589)

Died: Dunbar, William an eminent Scotch poet (14651530)

Born: Erizzo, Sebastian a numismatical writer of considerable reputation in the sixteenth century (15301585)

“The Spiritual Nosegay.” Fjsh, Simon a man who deserves some notice on account of his zeal for the reformation (1525–?)

“De investigatione perfect! Magisterii,” Geber, John a physician and astronomer

Died: Jocondus, John an eminent antiquary (?–1530)

Born: Killigrew an English name for many ingenious persons of both sexes (1530–?)

“Complaynt” Lindsay, Sir David an ancient Scotch poet (14901557)

“You, JNlelancthon, cannot bear these disorders, and labour to have things transacted by reason, and agreeable to that spirit of calmness and moderation which your philosophy dictates. You might as well attempt to be mad with reason. Do not you see that the matter is entirely out of your power and management, and that even Christ himself forbids your measures to take place?” Luther, Martin an illustrious German divine and reformer of the church (14831521)

Born: Melvil, Sir James a statesman and historian (15301606)

Born: Mercurialis, Jerome a learned and eminent physician (15301606)

“De Arte Navigandi, libri duo,” Nonius, Peter a very eminent Portuguese mathematician and physician (14971577)

“L'Eclaircissement de la Language Fran9ois,” Palsgrave, John a polite scholar

“Perutilis Tractatus; sive explanatio quorundam capitulorum valde necessaria,” Parkins, John one of our early law-writers

Died: Parmentiek, John a French author and poet (14941530)

Born: Pena, John a celebrated mathematician (15301560)

Born: Pigna, John Baptist an Italian historian and miscellaneous writer (15301575)

Died: Ponte, Francis Da one of a family of artists (?–1530)

Born: Saa, Emanuel a learned Portuguese Jesuit (15301596)

Born: Simler, Josias a learned divine of the sixteenth century (15301557)

Born: Stephanus, Robert the second of that name (15301571)

Born: Turbervile, George an English poet (1530–?)

Born: Vignier, Nicholas king’s physician (15301596)

Born: Whitgift, John archbishop of Canterbury in the reigns of queen Elizabeth and king James (15301602)

1531

“Osco, Volsco, Romanaque eloquentia interlocutoribus, dialogus ludis Romanis actus, &c.” Accorso, Mariangelus a native of Aquila

“De Occulta philosophia, libri tres,” Agrippa, Henry Cornelius a man of considerable learning (14861521)

“Abbatia Spiritns sancti in pura conscientia, fundata,” Alcock, John successively bishop of Rochester (?–1500)

Born: Ammirato, Scipio an eminent historian (15311601)

“Jani Anysii Pomata et Satyrae, ad Pompeium Columnam cardinalem,” Anysius, Janus a modem Latin poet (14721540)

Died: Batmanson, John a Roman catholic divine of the sixteenth century (?–1531)

Born: Bertram, Cornelius Bonaventure minister (15311594)

“Germani Brixii, gratulatoriae quatuor ad totidem viros classissimos, &c.” Brixius, Germain a learned Frenchman (?–1538)

Born: Brucæus, Henry son of Gerard (1531–?)

“De Urbibus, Arcibus, Castellisque condendis & muniendis,” Durer, Albert an eminent engraver and painter (14711523)

“Methodus apti et ponderosi generis dicendi.” Hermogenes of Tarsus

Died: Kydermynster, Richard an ecclesiastic and antiquary (?–1531)

“Flandricarum rerutn decas,” Meyer, James a Flemish historian of some note (?–1552)

Born: Morin, Peter a learned critic (15311608)

Born: Noue, Francis De La surnamed Bras de Fer (1531–?)

“De rebus Gothorum,” Peutinger, Conrad a celebrated scholar (14651574)

Born: Popham, Sir John an English lawyer of eminence (15311607)

“Newe addicions treating most specially of the power of the Parlyament concernynge the Spiritualitie and the Spiritual Jurisdiction,” St. German, Christopher (?–1540)

Born: Sambucus, John an eminent physician (1531–?)

Born: Saravia, Hadrian A of Spanish extraction (15311613)

Died: Stoefler, John a German mathematician (14521531)

Died: Tomeo, Nicolo Leonico a learned Italian scholar (14561531)

Born: Turner, William a very eminent naturalist and divine (15311614)

Died: Valerianus, Pierius an ingenious and learned Italian (14771531)

“Pro Sacerdotum barbis defensio,” Valerianus, Pierius an ingenious and learned Italian (14771531)

Born: Valerio, Augustine a learned prelate (15311606)

Born: Vatablus, Francis, an eminent Hebrew scholar (15311547)

1532

“De bello a Christianis contra Barbaros gesto, pro Christi sepulchre et Judaea recuperandis, libri quatuor,” Accolti, Benedetto an eminent lawyer and historian of the fifteenth century (14151466)

Died: Accolti, Peter another of the sons of Benedetto the historian (14551532)

“Antigone,” Alamanni, Luigi an eminent Italian poet (14751556)

Born: Alan, William cardinal priest of the Roman church (15321594)

“Satyrae ad Pompeiurn Columnam cardinalem,” Anysius, Janus a modem Latin poet (14721540)

“Numerandi per digitos rnanusque veterum consuetudines,” Aventin, John author of the Annals ofBavaria (14661534)

Born: Baldwin, William according to Wood (1532–?)

Born: Bayf, John Anthony De La Neuville the natural son of the subject of the next article (15321592)

Born: Dudley, Robert baron of Denbigh (1532–?)

“De Symmetria Partium in rectis formis Humanorum Corporum,” Durer, Albert an eminent engraver and painter (14711523)

“Institutiones Geometries,” Durer, Albert an eminent engraver and painter (14711523)

Died: Everard, Nicholas a very eminent lawyer (14621532)

“De naturali parte Medicinsr, libri septem,” Fernel, John Francis physician to Henry II. of France (15061558)

Born: Filippi, Bastiano of Ferrara (15321574)

“Germanise Inferioris Historic,” Geldenhaur, Gerard Eobanus a learned German divine and historian (1482–?)

Died: Giles, Of Viterbo a learned general of the Augustines (?–1532)

Died: Hyperius, Gerard Andrew a celebrated Lutheran divine and professor of divinity (15111532)

Born: Jodelle, Stephen a celebrated French poet (1532–?)

Died: Lily, William an eminent English grammarian (14681532)

“De dignitate et excellentia hominis,” Manetti, Giannozzo a very learned scholar (13961459)

Born: Menochius, James a native of Pavia (15321607)

“L'Istorie de Firenze, dal 1494 sino al 1531,” Nardi, James an Italian historian (14761555)

“Joannis Damasceni libellus de his, qui in fide dormierunt, ex Gr. in Lat. versus,” Nogarola, Lewis a learned Italian

Born: Sutton, Thomas founder of the Charter-bouse school and hospital (15321562)

Born: Tolet, Francis a learned cardinal (15321596)

“Castigationes Virgilianae iectionis,” Valerianus, Pierius an ingenious and learned Italian (14771531)

Born: Xylander, William a German of great abilities and learning (15321576)

1533

Born: Adriani, Marcel sonof the preceding (15331604)

Born: Adrichomius, Christian a geographer of considerable note (15331588)

Died: Ægidius, Peter a lawyer (14861533)

“Commentariain arteni brevem Raymundi Lulli,” Agrippa, Henry Cornelius a man of considerable learning (14861521)

Born: Agylæus, Henry an eminent lawyer and law writer (15331595)

“Xenophon’s Cyrus,” Amaseo, Romulus the son of Gregory Amaseo (14891552)

Born: Angosciola, Sophonisba an eminent Italian paintress (1533–?)

“Opera omnia in unum collecta,” Benedictus, Alexander a very eminent physician and medical writer of the fifteenth century (14951511)

“De jurisprudentia vetere ac novitia oratio,” Berauld, Nicholas was born at Orleans in 1475 (14751550)

Born: Brandmuller, John the eldest of a family who have made some figure in Swisserland (15331596)

“De Astrolabii compositione,” Bronchorst, John of Nimeguen (14941570)

Born: Casel, John a German divine (15331613)

Born: Dudith, Andrew an eminent prelate (15331579)

Born: Elizabeth queen of England (1533–?)

Died: Enghelbrechtsen, Cornelius a celebrated painter (14681533)

Born: Ercilla Y Zuniga, Don Alonzo D' a Spanish poet (1533–?)

“Oratio de Bello Turcis inferendo et historia de his qu;r a Venetis tentata snnt, Persis ac Tartaris contra Turcos inovendis,” Esperiente, Philip Callimachus an eminent Italian historian (14371491)

Died: Fox, Edward an eminent statesman (?–1533)

“His Astronomy, or demonstrative work of Astrology” Geber, John a physician and astronomer

“Historia Batavica, cum appendice de vetusta Batavorum nobilitate,” Geldenhaur, Gerard Eobanus a learned German divine and historian (1482–?)

“De vi et natura Animalium,” Gilles, Peter a distinguished scholar and traveller (14901555)

Born: Grevin, James a French poet and physician (15331560)

“Euclid,” Grynæus, Simon a very learned German (1493–?)

“De immensa Dei misericordia,” Hervet, Gentian a learned Frenchman (14991584)

“A Play between Johan the husband, Tyb the wife, and sir Johan the priest,” Heywood, John one of the oldest English dramatic writers (15471565)

“A merry Play between the Pardoner and the Friar, the Curate and Neighbour Prat,” Heywood, John one of the oldest English dramatic writers (15471565)

“A Play of Love,” Heywood, John one of the oldest English dramatic writers (15471565)

Died: Jacobs, Lucas commonly called Lucas Van Leyden (14941533)

Born: Leunclavius, John a native of Amelbrun in Westphalia (15331593)

“Christ. Longolii Orationes, Epistolcc, et Vita, necnon Bembi et Sadoleti epistolse,” Longueil, Christopher De a very elegant scholar (14901506)

“Lexicon Graeco-Latinum,” Longueil, Gilbert a skilful physician of the sixteenth century (15071543)

“Le Miroir de l'Ame pecheresse,” Margaret Of Valois queen of Navarre (14921525)

Born: Montaigne, Michael De an eminent French (15331592)

Died: Parrhasius, Aulus Janus an eminent grammarian in Italy (14701533)

Born: Pinelli, John Vincent an Italian nobleman (15331601)

“Tacitus,” Rhenanus, Beatus a very eminent scholar and editor

“An Apologye made by him, anno 1533, after he had gevhi over th' office of lord chancellor of Englande,” St. German, Christopher (?–1540)

“Salem and Bizance, being a dialogue between two Englishmen, one called Salem, and the other Bizance,” St. German, Christopher (?–1540)

“Debellation of Salem and Bizance,” St. German, Christopher (?–1540)

“De Republica Anglorum, or the Manner of government or police of the kingdom of England,” Smith, Sir Thomas a very learned writer and statesman (1514–?)

“Flowers for Latin speaking, selected and gathered out of Terence, and the same translated into English,” Udal, Nicholas an eminent schoolmaster of the sixteenth century (15061557)

“History of England,” Vergil, Polydore a writer who did not want either genius or learning (?–1555)

Died: Wyat, Sir Thomas a statesman and poet (15031533)

Born: Zabarella, James born Sept. 5 (15331589)

1534

“Commentarius-buper tres libros Feudorum,” Afflitto, Matthew an eminent lawyer (14301510)

“I Riali di Francia,” Altissimo an Italian poet of the fifteenth century

Born: Aubert, William sieur de Massouignes (1534–?)

Died: Aventin, John author of the Annals ofBavaria (14661534)

“De compositione et usu Quadrantis,” Baersius, Henry a learned printer at Louvain

“Dialogus quo rationes explicantur quibus dicendi ex tempore facultas parari potest, &c.” Berauld, Nicholas was born at Orleans in 1475 (14751550)

Born: Camerarius, Joachim son of the preceding (1534–?)

“Monition to a godly Life,” Colet, Dr. John a learned English divine (14661519)

“Botanologicon, sive Colloquium de Herbis,” Cordus, Euricius called by Melchior Adam

Died: Coronel, Paul a Spanish ecclesiastic (?–1534)

Born: Crowley, Robert a divine and poet (15341588)

“S. Doleti orationes diue in Tholosam; ejusdem epistolarum hbri duo; ejusdem canninum libri duo; ad eundem epistolarum amicorum liber,” Dolet, Stephen a voluminous French writer (15091530)

Born: Ethryg, George or (1534–?)

“The New Natura Brevium,” Fitzherbert, Sir Anthony a very learned lawyer in the reign of Henry VIII. was descended from an ancient family (?–1515)

“The Book of Husbandry, very profitable and necessary for all persons,” Fitzherbert, Sir Anthony a very learned lawyer in the reign of Henry VIII. was descended from an ancient family (?–1515)

“De vera differentia Regiee Potestatis et Ecclesiastics, et quae sit ipsa veritas et virtus utriusque,” Fox, Edward an eminent statesman (?–1533)

Born: Fresnaye, John Vauquelin De La an early poet of France (15341606)

Born: Garnier, Robert a French tragic poet (15341590)

Born: Gifanius, Hubertus a learned critic and civilian (15341604)

“Monardo the Tritameron of Love,” Greene, Robert an English poet and miscellaneous iter of the Elizabethan age (15601592)

Born: Harpsfeld, John dean of Norwich (15341560)

Born: Heere, Lucas De a painter of considerable fame (1534–?)

“On the unity and schism of the ancient church,” Joy, John one of the early promoters of the reformation (?–1553)

“The subversion of More V false foundation,” Joy, John one of the early promoters of the reformation (?–1553)

Born: Maldonat, John a very learned Spanish Jesuit (1534–?)

Died: Martens, Thierry an eminent printer (14541534)

Born: Passerat, John a celebrated professor of eloquence in the royal college at Paris (1534–?)

Born: Philpot, John a learned English divine and martyr (1534–?)

“De immortalitate” Pomponatius, Peter a modern Aristotelian (14621525)

Born: Possevin, Antony a learned Jesuit (15341611)

Born: Rhese, John David an English physician and philologist (15341609)

Born: Sadeel, Anthony one of the promoters of the reformation (1534–?)

“Accidentia Stanbridge,” Stanbridge, John an eminent schoolmaster (?–1522)

“Themistii Orationes,” Trincavelli, Victor an eminent physician (14961568)

“Joannes Grammaticus Philoponus,” Trincavelli, Victor an eminent physician (14961568)

Born: Ursinus, Zachary one of the most celebrated Protestant divines of the 16th century (15341583)

1535

“Lecturæ super consuetudinibus Neapolitani Siciliaeque regni,” Afflitto, Matthew an eminent lawyer (14301510)

“Orationes deceni: de dplici coronatione Carol! V. apud Bononiam; Ejusd. Epigram, &c.” Agrippa, Henry Cornelius a man of considerable learning (14861521)

Born: Allori, Alexander called Bronzing (15351607)

“Sylva Biblicorum nominum,” Althamerus, Andrew a celebrated Lutheran minister at Nuremberg (?–1540)

“Methodica dialectices ratio, adjurisprudentiam accommodata,” Apel, John a lawyer (14861536)

Died: Arsenius archbishop of Monembasia (?–1535)

Died: Balbi, John a Genoese Dominican (?–1535)

“Fasciculus rerum Expetendarum et Fugiendarum,” Bennon a writer of the eleventh century

Died: Berni, Francis called by some writers Berna or Bernia (?–1535)

Born: Billi, James De was born at Guise in Picardy (15351581)

Born: Butler, William one of the greatest physicians (15351618)

Born: Cartwright, Thomas a puritan divine of great learning and eminence (15351618)

“Jus Feudale,” Craig, Sir Thomas was born at Edinburgh in 1548 (15481608)

“Cinque priini canti del Sacripante,” Dolce, Lewis a most laborious Italian writer (15081566)

“Dialogus de imitutione Ciceroniana, adversus Desiderium Erasmum pro Christophoro Longolio,” Dolet, Stephen a voluminous French writer (15091530)

Died: Driedo, John in low Dutch Dridoens (15121535)

Died: Duprat, Anthony a celebrated French cardinal (?–1535)

“Fasciculus rerum expetendarum et fugiendarum,” Gratius, Ortuinus a native of Holhwic in the diocese of Minister (?–1542)

Born: Haillan, Bernard De Girard, Lord Of a French historian (15351610)

Died: Lascaris, John called Rhyndacenus (?–1535)

Born: Meteren, Emanuel De a protestant historian (15351612)

“Observationes in Ciceronem,” Nizolius, Marius an eminent Italian scholar (14981575)

“La Historia general y natural de las Indias Occidentales,” Oviedo, John Gonsales D' in Spanish Gonçalo Hermandez de Oviedo Y Valdes (1478–?)

Born: Rapin, Nicholas a French poet (15351609)

“Livii decades tres,” Rhenanus, Beatus a very eminent scholar and editor

“Opera omnia Latina,” Sannazarius, James vernacularly Giacomo San­Nazaro (1458–?)

Born: Stapleton, Thomas a celebrated controversialist on the side of the papists (15351598)

“De re vesiiaria, de vasculis ex Bayfio excerpt.” Stephanus, Charles brother to the preceding (?–1564)

“Epicteti Enchiridion, cum Arriaiii comment,” Trincavelli, Victor an eminent physician (14961568)

Born: Woolton, John bishop of Exeter in queen Elizabeth’s reign' (15351594)

1536

“Deir Istoria de' suoi tempi,” Adriani, John Baptist the son of the preceding (15131579)

“Anti-Claudianus, seu de viro optimo, et in omni virtute perfecto, lib. ix. Carmine,” Alanus De Insulis surnamed the Universal Doctor

“Gr. Venice” Alexander Aphrodiseus one of the most celebrated followers of Aristotle

“Secrets,” Alexis a Piedmontese

“Exegemata in priores duos Dioscoridis de materia medica libros,” Amatus, John Roderigo Amato a Portuguese physician (1511–?)

“Protogenos,” Anysius, Janus a modem Latin poet (14721540)

Died: Apel, John a lawyer (14861536)

Born: Ayrault, Peter in Latin Ærodius (15361601)

Born: Bilson, Thomas a learned writer (1536–?)

“Ad Petrum Histrium dialogoruni Libri,” Bruni, Leonard a very eminent scholar and historian (13701444)

“De malo recentiorurn medicorum medendi usu,” Cardan, Jerom an Italian physician (15011576)

Born: Cort, Cornelius a celebrated engraver (1536–?)

“A faithful and true Prognostication upon the Year 1548, &c.” Coverdale, Miles the pious and learned bishop of Exeter in the reign of Edward VI. was born in Yorkshire in 1487 (1487–?)

Died: Decius, Philip a jurist (14531536)

“Commentariorum linguce Latinse tomi duo,” Dolet, Stephen a voluminous French writer (15091530)

Born: Dresserus, Matthew a learned German (1536–?)

“Opera S. Dionysii quatuor in Latinam linguam conversa,” Erigena, John Scotus an eminent scholar of the middle age (?–874)

“Virorum qui superiori nostroque steculo eruditione et doctrina illustres atque memorabiles fuerunt, Vitae,” Fichard, John was a lawyer of Frankfort on the Maine (?–1581)

“History of the Reformation.” Fox, Edward an eminent statesman (?–1533)

“A treatise behoovefull as well to preserve the people from pestilence, as to help and recover them, &c.” Gibson, Thomas a native of Morpeth in Northumberland (?–1562)

Born: Gratiani, Antonio Maria a learned bishop of Amelia (15361611)

Born: Harpsfeld, Nicholas brother to the preceding (15361583)

Died: Howard, Henry Earl of Suekey (15151536)

Born: Howard, Charles earl of Nottingham (1536–?)

Born: Lambarde, William an eminent lawyer and antiquary (15361601)

Born: Maffei, John Peter a learned Jesuit (1536–?)

Born: Magini, John-Anthony professor of mathematics in the university of Bologna (15361618)

Born: Monantheuil, Henry De an able mathematical and medical writer (15361606)

“Annotationes in Senecae Philosophi Opera,” Nunez, Ferdinand one of the restorers of literature in Spain (?–1553)

Died: Pagninus, Sanctes an Italian of great skill in Oriental languages and biblical learning (14661536)

Born: Pamelius, James a learned Fleming (15361587)

Died: Pellican, Conrad a learned German divine and reformer (14781536)

Born: Plater, Felix an eminent physician (15361614)

Died: Rastall, John one of our early printers (15081536)

“Commentarius in omnes Davidis Psalmos,” Remigius Of Auxerre was a learned French Benedictine monk in the ninth century

Died: Ringelbergius, Joachim Fortius in German Sterck (?–1536)

Born: Smeton, Thomas a learned Scotch divine (15361583)

“Vulgaria Stanbridgiana,” Stanbridge, John an eminent schoolmaster (?–1522)

“Excerpta of Stobseus,” Stobæus, John an ancient Greek writer

“Virgil” Vergil, Polydore a writer who did not want either genius or learning (?–1555)

Born: Walsingham, Sir Francis an eminent statesman in the reign of queen Elizabeth (15361590)

“Description of the Holy Land,” Ziegler, James a learned philosopher (1549–?)

1537

Died: Æmiliani, St. Jerome a nobleman (14811537)

Born: Alford, Michael whose real name is said to be Griffith (1537–?)

“Practica de Gattinaria,” Aquilanus, Sebastianus his true name being unknown (?–1543)

“Commentary on the Psalms,” Arnobius of Gaul

“The bishop’s book,” Barlowe, William a learned bishop in the sixteenth century (?–1568)

“Electra” Bayf, Lazarus De father to the above (?–1545)

“Biblicae Histories artinciossissimce depictae,” Beham, Hans an engraver of Nuremberg

“Scholia in Dialecticam Georgii Trapezuntii,” Bronchorst, John of Nimeguen (14941570)

“Tabula Philosophise partitionem continens,” Bruschius, Caspar a Latin historian and poet (1518–?)

Died: Castaldi, Cornelius a lawyer of Italy (14801537)

Born: Chopin, Rene an eminent lawyer (15371606)

Born: Clavius, Chuistopher a German Jesuit (15371612)

Died: Claymond, John one of the presidents of Magdalen college (?–1537)

“Luther’s Exposition of the 23d Psalm,” Coverdale, Miles the pious and learned bishop of Exeter in the reign of Edward VI. was born in Yorkshire in 1487 (1487–?)

“A comfort concerning them that be dead, and howe wyfe, chyldren, and other frendes shal be comforted, the husband being dead,” Coverdale, Miles the pious and learned bishop of Exeter in the reign of Edward VI. was born in Yorkshire in 1487 (1487–?)

“De fide ecclesise, contra Judasos,” Crispin, Gilbert abbot of Westminster in the eleventh and twelfth centuries (?–1117)

Born: Dante, Ignatius according to some (1537–?)

“Joan. Despauterii Ninivitae Commentarii Grammatici,” Despauter or Van Paute­Ren (?–1520)

“De re navali liber ad Lazarum Bayfium,” Dolet, Stephen a voluminous French writer (15091530)

Born: Doneau, Hugh in Latin Donellus (1537–?)

“Anatomise pars prior, in qua membra ad caput spectantia, recensentur, et delineantur,” Dryander, John whose real name was Eichmens

Born: Fabricius, Jerome more generally known by the name of Hieronymus Fabricius Ab Aquapendente (15371619)

Born: Genebrard, Gilbert a celebrated Benedictine (15371597)

“Lexicon GræcoLatinum,” Gesner, Conrad an eminent scholar (15161565)

“Triumphus B. Job,” Gratius, Ortuinus a native of Holhwic in the diocese of Minister (?–1542)

Born: Guarino an eminent pastoral poet (15371597)

Born: Horsti Us, James an eminent physician (1537–?)

“Annales de Republica Genoensi,” Justiniani, Augustin bishop of Nebo or Nebbio (1470–?)

Born: Maitland, John lord of Thirlstone (1537–?)

Born: Mariana, John a Spanish historian (15371624)

Died: Parker, Matthew the second protestant archbishop of Canterbury (15041537)

“Andria” Periers, Bonaventure Dbs an old French satirist

“Cymbalum mundi, en Fran9ais, contenant quatres dialogues poetiques, fort antiques, joyeux, et facetieux,” Periers, Bonaventure Dbs an old French satirist

Died: Phavorinus Favorinus (?–1537)

“Vinetum” Stephanus, Francis the eldest son of the preceding

“Cosmographies aliquot Descriptiones,” Stoefler, John a German mathematician (14521531)

“Nova Scientia inventa,” Tartaglia, Nicholas a noted mathematician (1521–?)

“The comparison of the Old Learning and the New,” Turner, William a very eminent naturalist and divine (15311614)

Died: Wakefield, Robert a learned divine in the reign of Henry VIII. was born in the north of England (?–1537)

Born: Wolfe, John a learned compiler (1537–?)

1538

“De bello Turcis inferendo,” Agricola, George a German physician (14941555)

“Trivia, sive de causis senatoriis, &c.” Alberti, Leon Baptista an eminent Italian artist (?–1472)

“Epistolae de religione, et epigrammata,” Anysius, Janus a modem Latin poet (14721540)

Born: Arbuthnot, Alexander principal of the university of Aberdeen (1538–?)

Born: Baillou, William an eminent French physician and writer (15381616)

Born: Baronius, Cæsar an eminent ecclesiastical writer (1538–?)

Born: Bersmann, Gregory a native of Germany (15381611)

Born: Borromeo, Charles an eminent Romish saint and cardinal (1538–?)

Born: Bristow, Richard an eminent Roman catholic priest and writer in the reign of queen Elizabeth (15381581)

Died: Brixius, Germain a learned Frenchman (?–1538)

Born: Chantereau-Le-Febure, Louis a learned French antiquary (15381658)

Died: Dalechamp, James a learned French physician and indefatigable botanist (15131538)

“S. Doleti Galli Aurelii Carminum libri quatuor,” Dolet, Stephen a voluminous French writer (15091530)

Born: Edward Vi. king of England (1538–?)

“Traditio DoctrinsB,” Elias, Levita a rabbi of the sixteenth century

“The Office of Sheriffs, Bailiffs of Liberties, Escheators, Constables, Coroners,” Fitzherbert, Sir Anthony a very learned lawyer in the reign of Henry VIII. was descended from an ancient family (?–1515)

Died: Gomez De Cividad Real, Alvarez a Spanish Latin poet (14881538)

Born: Googe, Barnaby was a celebrated poet and translator (1538–?)

Born: Guagnini, Alexander a native of Verona (15381614)

“Latin Poems” Hutten, Ulric De a gentleman of Franconia (14881523)

Born: Kingsmill, Andrew one of the earliest puritan divines (15381569)

“Deploratioun of the Deith of quene Magdalene.” Lindsay, Sir David an ancient Scotch poet (14901557)

Born: Lobel a botanist (15381616)

Born: Marnix, Philip De seigneur du Mont (15381598)

“Pamachius Tragedia,” Naogeorge, Thomas a celebrated protestant divine (15111578)

“Incendia sive Pyrgopolinices Tragedia,” Naogeorge, Thomas a celebrated protestant divine (15111578)

“A History of Attila,” Olahus, Nicholas a learned prelate (14931568)

Died: Olivetan, Robert a person of whose history little is known (?–1538)

“La Bible de l'Epee,” Olivetan, Robert a person of whose history little is known (?–1538)

“Georgii Pachymerae Paraphrasis in decem epistolas bead Dionysii Areopagitæ,” Pachymera, George an eminent Greek

“Commentarii in Hippocratis librum de Insomniis,” Scaliger, Juuus Caesar a very learned and eminent critic

Born: Strein, Richard baron de Schwarrenaw (15381601)

“De Literarum ludis recte aperiendis liber,” Sturmius, John the Cicero of Germany (15071589)

1539

Born: Acosta, Joseph D' a celebrated Spanish author (1539–?)

Born: Amman, Jost a painter and engraver (15391591)

“Chant Natal,” Aneau, Bartholomew a man of eminent learning in the sixteenth

Born: Blackwood, Adam professor of civil law at Poictiers (15391623)

“Arithmetica,” Bronchorst, John of Nimeguen (14941570)

“Commentarium Rerum Graecarum,” Bruni, Leonard a very eminent scholar and historian (13701444)

“Aristotelis Priora resolutoria, &c.” Burana, John Francis a native of Verona

“Ficheide del P. Siceo (i. e Francis Maria Molza) col Commento dr Ser Agresto (Annibal Caro) sopra la prima Ficata,” Caro, Hannibal an Italian poet (1507–?)

Died: Champier, Benedict Curtius Symphorien a most voluminous medical and historical writer (14721539)

“De emendanda ecclesia,” Cochlæus, John a native of Nuremberg (14791552)

“Genethliacon Claudii Doleti, Stephani Doleti nlii; liber vitae communi in primis utilis et necessarius; autore patre, Lugduni, apud eundem Doletum,” Dolet, Stephen a voluminous French writer (15091530)

“Formulas Latinarum locutionum illustriorum in tres partes divisae,” Dolet, Stephen a voluminous French writer (15091530)

“Francisci Valesii, Gallorum regis, fata, ubi rein omnem celebriorem a Gallis gestam noscas, ab anno 1513 ad annum 1539,” Dolet, Stephen a voluminous French writer (15091530)

“Claudii Cotersei Turonensis de jure et privilegiismilitum libri tres, et de officio imperatoris liber unus,” Dolet, Stephen a voluminous French writer (15091530)

“Eclogues,” Eobanus, Hessus a celebrated Latin poet of Hesse (14881540)

“Of the Surveying of Lands,” Fitzherbert, Sir Anthony a very learned lawyer in the reign of Henry VIII. was descended from an ancient family (?–1515)

“Remarks on cardinal Cajetan’s Commentaries on the Bible,” Fonseca, Anthony De a learned Dominican of Lisbon (?–1542)

“Pistole Vulgari,” Franco, Nicolas an Italian poet of the infamous class which disgraced the sixteenth century (1510–?)

Born: Gilbert, Sir Humphrey a brave officer and navigator (1539–?)

Died: Goclenius, Conrad a learned philologist (14851539)

Born: Howard, Henry earl of Northampton (1539–?)

Born: Martin, Thomas an eminent civilian (15391584)

“Desecanda venain Pleuritide inter Graecos et Arabes concordia,” Monardes, Nicholas a Spanish physician (1578–?)

“Invective against the great and detestable vice, Treason,” Morysin, Sir Richard a statesman of great learning (?–1556)

Born: Nancel, Nicholas De so called from the village of Nancel (15391610)

“A Declaration of the 94th Psalm,” Parker, Henry, Lord Morley (?–1556)

Born: Pithou, Peter a French gentleman of eminence in the republic of letters (15391579)

Born: Raphelengius, Francis a learned writer of the 16th century (15391571)

“Api,” Ruccellai, John fourth son to the preceding (14751526)

Born: Socinus, Faustus nephew of the preceding (15391604)

“In partitiones Oratorias Ciceronis libri duo,” Sturmius, John the Cicero of Germany (15071589)

“The Garden of Wysdome, &c. containing the sayings of princes, philosophers, &c.” Taverner, Richard a pious layman of the reigns of Henry VIII (?–1575)

“Commentatio Theologica, in Aphorismos dissecta, per Sebast. Gryphseum,” Wilson, Florence known in his own time (?–1547)

1540

Born: Agard, Arthur a learned and industrious English antiquary (15401615)

“De Pictura, prestantissima et nunquam satis laudata arte, &c.” Alberti, Leon Baptista an eminent Italian artist (?–1472)

Born: Alberti, Solomon the pupil of Jerome Fabricius at Padua (15401600)

Died: Althamerus, Andrew a celebrated Lutheran minister at Nuremberg (?–1540)

Died: Alvares, Francis a Portuguese priest (?–1540)

“Gemisti Plethonis de gestis Gnecorum post pugnam ad Mantineam per capita tractatio duobus libris explicata, M. Antonio Antimacho interprete. Ad haec Dionysii Halicarnassei prcccepta, &c.” Antimachus, Mark-Antony one of the most celebrated Greek professors in Italy in the Sixteenth century (14731552)

Born: Antoniano, Silvio a man of great learning (1540–?)

Died: Anysius, Janus a modem Latin poet (14721540)

“Astronomicum Caesareum,” Apian, Peter called in German Brenkwitz (14951552)

Died: Barbosa, Arius a native of Aveiro in Portugal (?–1540)

“Pirotecnia, nella quale si tratta non sole della diversita delle minere, ma anco di quanto si ricerca alia pratica di esse, e che s’appartienne all‘arte della fusione o getto de’ metalli,” Biringuccio, Vanucci an Italian mathematician

Born: Campian, Edmund an ingenious Roman catholic writer (1540–?)

Born: Ciaconius, Alphonsus a Spanish author of considerable celebrity (15401601)

Born: Devereux, Walter the first earl of Essex of this name and family (1540–?)

“Observationes in Terentii Andriam et Eunuchum,” Dolet, Stephen a voluminous French writer (15091530)

“La maniere de bien traduire d'une langue en une autre de la ponctuation Francoise, &c.” Dolet, Stephen a voluminous French writer (15091530)

“Liber de imitatione Ciceroniana adversus Floridum Sabinum Responsio ad convitia ejusdem Sabini; Epigrammata in eundem,” Dolet, Stephen a voluminous French writer (15091530)

Died: Donato, Bernardin a very learned scholar of the sixteenth century (?–1540)

Born: Dyer, Sir Edward a poet of the Elizabethan age (1540–?)

Born: Egerton, Thomas lord Ellesmere (15401617)

Died: Eobanus, Hessus a celebrated Latin poet of Hesse (14881540)

“Epigrammata arcuum triumphalium, Valentianis Carolo V. in ejus adventu exhibitorum,” Everard, Nicholas Grudius the third son of the preceding (?–1571)

“D. Basilii Moralia, et Ascetica,” Fumani, Adam an accomplished scholar and Latin poet (?–1544)

Born: Gilbert, William a learned physician (15401603)

Born: Greenville, Sir Richard a gallant naval officer (1540–?)

Born: Grynæus, John James was born at Bern in 1540 (15401617)

Born: Jeannin, Peter a native of Burgundy (15401622)

Died: Lampridius, Benedict of Cremona (?–1540)

“Acolastus,” Palsgrave, John a polite scholar

Died: Parmigiano, Il whose family name was Francis Mazzuoli (15031540)

Born: Paruta, Paul a noble Venetian (15401598)

Died: Pordenone, John Antony Licinius known by the former name (14841540)

“Narratio de Libris Revolutionum Copernici,” Rheticus, George Joachim a celebrated German astronomer and mathematician (15141576)

Born: Rogers, Daniel a man of considerable ability in the court of queen Elizabeth (15401590)

Died: St. German, Christopher (?–1540)

“Capitoli” Sansovino, Francis an Italian poet and historian (15211586)

Born: Scaliger, Joseph Justus son of the preceding (15401558)

“The Epistles and Gospels, with a brief postill upon the same, from Advent to Low Sunday; and from Easter to Advent,” Taverner, Richard a pious layman of the reigns of Henry VIII (?–1575)

Died: Valdes, John a Spanish reformer of the sixteenth century (?–1540)

Born: Vere, Edward seventeenth earl of Oxford (15401563)

Born: Vieta, Francis a very celebrated French mathematician (15401603)

1541

“Enchiridion Principis ac Magistratus Christiani,” Ægidius, Peter a lawyer (14861533)

Died: Akakia, Martin professor of medicine in the university of Paris (?–1541)

“Historic di Bologna, deca e libro primo deca secunda sino all' anno 1253,” Alberti, Leander adominican and provincial of his order (14791552)

Born: Alting, Menso the father of Henry and grandfather of James Alting (1541–?)

“Recueil des divers auteurs sur l'education des enfans,” Anysius, Janus a modem Latin poet (14721540)

Born: Barclay, William a learned and eminent Civilian (15411606)

Born: Bauhin, John his eldest son (15411613)

“Dialogus de concilio,” Benavidio, Mark in Latin Marcus Mantua Benavidius (14891582)

Died: Bunel, Peter an elegant Latin scholar (14991541)

Died: Calcagnini, Celio a canon of the church of Ferrara (14791541)

“Diarium Expeditions Scoticae,” Cecil, William lord Burleigh (1520–?)

Died: Cerrati, Paul a lawyer and Latin poet (14851541)

Born: Ceruti, Frederick a learned philologist (15411579)

Born: Charron, Peter was born at Paris in 1541 (15411603)

Born: Chretien, Florent a French poet (1541–?)

“Bibliotheca Eliotae,” Cooper, Thomas a learned English bishop (15171594)

“The Olde Faithe,” Coverdale, Miles the pious and learned bishop of Exeter in the reign of Edward VI. was born in Yorkshire in 1487 (1487–?)

“Christen State of Matrimony,” Coverdale, Miles the pious and learned bishop of Exeter in the reign of Edward VI. was born in Yorkshire in 1487 (1487–?)

Born: Crillon, Louis De Berthon De of an illustrious family of Italy (1541–?)

“De origine Turcorum,” Cuspinian, John whose German name was Speis­Hammer (14731529)

“Libri tres de legato, de immunitate legatorum, et de Joannis Langiachi Lemovicensis episcopi Legationibus,” Dolet, Stephen a voluminous French writer (15091530)

“Les epitres et evangiles des cinquante-deux dimanches, &,c. avec brieve exposition,” Dolet, Stephen a voluminous French writer (15091530)

“Lexicon Chaldaicum,” Elias, Levita a rabbi of the sixteenth century

“The Castle of Health,” Elyot, Sir Thomas a gentleman of eminent learning in the reign of king Henry Vlil. and author of several works (?–1546)

“Sententise vere elegantes pian, sive capitula Patrum,” Fagius, Paul whose German name was Buchlein (15041548)

Born: Fevardentius, Francis a Franciscan friar (15411610)

Born: Fevre, Guy De Sieur De La Boderie Or Giudo Fabricius Boderianus (15411598)

“On the difference between the Platonic and Aristotelian Philosophy,” Gemistus, George an eminent Greek philosopher (1390–?)

Born: Groto, Lewis an Italian poet (1541–?)

“De Bello Trojano, lib. V.” Joseph Of Exeter a writer of considerable taste and elegance

Born: Mercati, Michael a physician and naturalist (1541–?)

Died: Merlin, James a learned doctor of the Sorbonne (?–1541)

“On the Education of Ladies,” Piccolomini, Alexander archbishop of Patras (15031578)

Died: Regius, Urban a name he thought proper to change (?–1541)

“Procli sphaeram comment.” Stoefler, John a German mathematician (14521531)

Born: Stubbs, John a learned lawyer in queen Elizabeth’s reign (1541–?)

Born: Tossanus, Daniel a learned protestant divine (15411573)

1542

Born: Allen, Thomas an eminent mathematician of the sixteenth century (15421632)

Born: Aquaviva, Claudius son to John Jerome (15421615)

“Declaration of William Tolwyn,” Bale, John in Latin Baleus or Balæus (14951563)

Died: Barland, Adrian a learned and voluminous writer (14881542)

Born: Barradas, Sebastian a Jesuit and eminent Portuguese divine (15421615)

“Leges de re Rustica, et Novella Constitutio prima,” Baudouin, Francis in Latin Balduinus (15201573)

Born: Bellarmin, Robert an Italian Jesuit (15421621)

Born: Benci, Francis an Italian orator and poet (15421594)

Died: Benivieni, Jerome a celebrated poet of Florence (?–1542)

Died: Beolco, Angelo surnamed Ruzzante (15021542)

“Le Chevalier Chretien,” Berquin, Lewis De a gentleman of Artois

“De monetarum potestate simul et utilitate,” Biel, Gabriel one of the ablest scholastic divines of his time (1477–?)

“Commentaries on the aphorisms of Hippocrates and Galen,” Brasavola, Antonius Musa a famous physician (15001555)

Born: Canterus, Willum an eminent linguist and philologer (1542–?)

Died: Chasseneuz, Bartholomew was born at IssyTEveque (14801542)

“Commentary on the Galatians,” Claudius or (?–339)

Died: Clenard, Nicholas was a native of Diest (?–1542)

“The Actes of the Disputation in the cowncell of the empyre, holden at Regenspurg 1” Coverdale, Miles the pious and learned bishop of Exeter in the reign of Edward VI. was born in Yorkshire in 1487 (1487–?)

“Miles Christianus,” Dolet, Stephen a voluminous French writer (15091530)

“On Confession,” Dolet, Stephen a voluminous French writer (15091530)

Born: Estius, William an eminent Dutch divine of the popish persuasion (15421613)

Died: Faber, John sirnamed from one of his works (14791542)

“Liber Fidei,” Fagius, Paul whose German name was Buchlein (15041548)

“Liber Tobijr,” Fagius, Paul whose German name was Buchlein (15041548)

“Alexandri Aphrodisiensis Commentarius in primum priorum Analyticbrum Aristotelis,” Felicianus, John Beunardine a native of Venice

Died: Fonseca, Anthony De a learned Dominican of Lisbon (?–1542)

“Historia Plantarum,” Fuchs, Leonard an eminent German physician and botanist (1501–?)

“Catalogus Episcoporum Ultrajectinorum,” Geldenhaur, Gerard Eobanus a learned German divine and historian (1482–?)

Died: Gratius, Ortuinus a native of Holhwic in the diocese of Minister (?–1542)

“De humana historia, vel de singularum hominis partium cognitione,” Landus, Bassianus an Italian physician (?–1554)

“Macer’s Herbal practysed by Dr. Lin aero, translated out of Latin into English.” Macer, Æmilius an ancient Latin poet

Born: Mæstlinus, Michael a celebrated astronomer of Germany (15421551)

Born: Mary queen of Scots (15421560)

Born: Molza, Tarquinia grand-daughter to the preceding (15421617)

“De Crepusculis,” Nonius, Peter a very eminent Portuguese mathematician and physician (14971577)

Born: Pagit a Puritan divine (15421617)

“Annotationes in Lib. Gulielmi Lilii.de Lat. Norn, generibus,” Robertson, Thomas an eminent grammarian (?–1560)

Died: Shepreve, John a celebrated Latin poet and linguist (15091542)

“Apophthegms” Udal, Nicholas an eminent schoolmaster of the sixteenth century (15061557)

Died: Vida, Marcus Hieronymus an elegant modern Latin poet and critic (?–1542)

“Epithetorum commentarii,” Zanchius, Basil one of the most learned men of the sixteenth century (15011560)

1543

Born: Adamson, Patrick a Scottish prelate (15431591)

“Contractse ex veteribus Medicinae Tetrabiblos,” Ætius a physician of Armicla

Died: Agnolo, Baccio D' a sculptor and architect of Florence (14601543)

Born: Alberti, John a German lawyer of the 16th century (15431559)

“Phil. Melanch. super utraque Sacramenti specie, et de authoritate Episcoporum,” Alen, Edmond a native of Norfolk

Died: Aquilanus, Sebastianus his true name being unknown (?–1543)

Died: Aurogallus, Matthew a native of Bohemia (?–1543)

“Yet a course at the Homy she Fox,” Bale, John in Latin Baleus or Balæus (14951563)

Died: Bellay, William Du another brother of the preceding (?–1543)

“Machumetis Saraceriorum principis, ejusque successorum vitae, doctrina, ac ipse Alcoran,” Bibliander, Theodore an eminent Protestant divine (15001564)

Born: Boscan, John Almogaver a Spanish poet (1543–?)

Born: Bunney, Francis younger brother of the preceding (15431617)

“Musculorum humani corporis picturata dissectio,” Cananus, John Baptist one of the restorers and improvers of anatomy (15151579)

“The Office of Servants,” Chaloner, Sir Thomas a gallant soldier (15151565)

“De dormientibus in Christo,” Cheke, Sir John a learned writer of the sixteenth century (15141557)

Died: Copernicus, Nicholas an eminent astronomer (14731543)

Died: Eckius, John a learned divine (14831543)

Died: Egmont, Lamoral Count one of the principal lords of the bow Countries (15221543)

Born: Fontana, Domenick an eminent Italian architect (15431607)

Died: Gibertus, John Matthew an eminent patron of literature (?–1543)

Born: Gordon, James a Scotch Jesuit (15431620)

Born: Goulart, Simon a protestant divine (15431628)

“Plutarch’s Precepts for the preservation of good health,” Hales, John a learned Englishman (?–1572)

Born: Hanmer, Meredith an English divine of a very mixed character (15431604)

Born: Heurnius, John a celebrated physician (15431601)

Born: Lesdiguieres, Francis De Bonne, Duke De peer (15431626)

Died: Longueil, Gilbert a skilful physician of the sixteenth century (15071543)

“Observationes in Pomponium Melam,” Nunez, Ferdinand one of the restorers of literature in Spain (?–1553)

“On History,” Robortello, Francis a celebrated critic in the sixteenth century (1516–?)

“Dictionarium Latino-Gallicum,” Stephanus, Robert the most celebrated printer of this family (15031559)

Born: Still, John bishop of Bath and Wells (1543–?)

Born: Texeira, Joseph Peter a learned Portuguese Dominican (15431620)

“The hunting of the Romish 'Fox,” Turner, William a very eminent naturalist and divine (15311614)

“Avium praecipuarum, quarum apud Plinium et Aristotelem mentio est, brevis et succincta historia,” Turner, William a very eminent naturalist and divine (15311614)

“De Humani Corporis Fabrica,” Vesalius, Andrew a celebrated anatomist and physician (15141564)

Born: Zucchero, Frederico an eminent painter (15431616)

1544

Died: Arena, Anthony D' a lawyer and macaronic poet in the sixteenth century (?–1544)

“Toxophilus,” Ascham, Roger an illustrious English scholar (1515–?)

Died: Audley, Thomas descended of an ancient and honourable family (14881544)

Born: Bancroft, Richard archbishop of Canterbury in (15441610)

Born: Bartas, William De Salluste Du the son of a treasurer of France (15441590)

“Origine Vitaet costumi di Dante Alighieri,” Boccaccio, John one of the most eminent Italian poets and scholars (13131375)

Born: Bodley, Sir Thomas that illustrious benefactor to literature (15441580)

“Obras de Boscan y Garcilaso,” Boscan, John Almogaver a Spanish poet (1543–?)

Born: Bus, Cæsar De founder of the society of the priests (1544–?)

“Remedio alia pestilente Dottrina d'Ochino,” Catharinus, Ambrose a celebrated divine of the sixteenth century (14871553)

“Scholia in N. Test.” Clarius, Isidorus one of the most learned divines in the sixteenth century (14951555)

Died: Cordus, Valerius son of the preceding (15151544)

“Opuscula,” Curio, Cœlius Secundus of Piemont (1503–?)

“Dialoghi della Musica,” Doni, Anthony Francis a Florentine (?–1574)

“Philip’s Repertory.” Eberus, Paul one of the early reformers (15111589)

Born: Fevre, Nicolas Le a very ingenious (15441581)

Died: Folengo, Theophilus more known by his assumed name of Merlin Coccaio (14911544)

Born: Franck but more generally called Old Francks (15441616)

Died: Fumani, Adam an accomplished scholar and Latin poet (?–1544)

“De methoclo ac ratione studendi in jure civili libri tres,” Gribaldus, Matthew surnamed Mofa (?–1564)

Died: Guevara, Antony De a Spanish writer (?–1544)

“A present consolation for the sufferance of persecution for righteousness,” Joy, John one of the early promoters of the reformation (?–1553)

“Jatropologia Liber quo multa adversus Barbaros Medicos disputantur,” Ingrassias, Jon Philip an eminent physician and medical writer (1510–?)

“De medendi methodo,” Kaye, John a learned English physician and co-founder of Gonvil and Caius college (15101573)

Died: Latome, James a learned scholastib divine of the sixteenth century (?–1544)

Died: Lee, Edward archbishop of York (14821544)

Died: Magnus, John archbishop of Upsal (14881544)

Died: Marot, Clement son of the preceding (14961544)

Born: Masson, Papirius a French historical and miscellaneous writer (1544–?)

Died: Molza, Francis-Maria an eminent Italian and Latin poet (14891544)

Died: More, Sir Thomas chancellor of England in the reign of Henry VIII. and one of the most illustrious 1Gent (14801535)

Born: Nevile, Alexander an English poetical writer (15441575)

Born: Palma, Jacob the Young (15441628)

“Recueil desCEuvres de B. Desperiers,” Periers, Bonaventure Dbs an old French satirist

“The Regimen of Life,” Phaer, Thomas a Welsh physician and poet (?–1562)

Born: Pithou, Francis advocate to the parliament of Paris (15441621)

“De orbis concordia,” Postel, William a very ingenious but visionary man (15101581)

“Historiae ecclesiastics scriptores, Eusebii preparatio et demonstratio evangelica,” Stephanus, Robert the most celebrated printer of this family (15031559)

“Historia de naturis herbarum, scholiis et notis vallata,” Turner, William a very eminent naturalist and divine (15311614)

Born: Verdier, Antony, Seigneur De Vauprivas a very useful biographer and bibliographer (15441600)

1545

“Lucidario in Musica di alcune Oppenioni Antiphe e Moderne,” Aaron, Pietro who flourished in the sixteenth century (14801550)

“De Nativitatibus,” Abraham, Ben Chaila a Spanish rabbi (?–1303)

“Varipus History.” Ælian, Claudius an historian and rhetorician (160–?)

“Le Richesse della Lingua Volgare,” Alunno, Francis an Italian scholar and mathematician

“Two decades of the history of Ferdinand and Isabella,” Antonius Ælius Nebrissensis was born in 1442 (14421522)

“Toxophilus the school of Shooting, in two books,” Ascham, Roger an illustrious English scholar (1515–?)

“Canti xi. composti del Bandello, ilelle lodi della signora Lucrezia Gonzaga,” Bandello, Matthew a celebrated Italian novelist (?–1506)

“Prolegomena seu prefata de jure civili,” Baudouin, Francis in Latin Balduinus (15201573)

Died: Bayf, Lazarus De father to the above (?–1545)

“Observationes legales,” Benavidio, Mark in Latin Marcus Mantua Benavidius (14891582)

Died: Berruguete, Alonzo an eminent Spanish painter (?–1545)

“Oracula Sybillina Gr. cum castigationibus,” Betuleius, Sixtus whose name in German was Birck (15001554)

“Dialogo amoroso e rime di Giuseppe Betussi e d'altri autori,” Betussi, Joseph an Italian scholar of considerable celebrity (?–1565)

“De Genealogia deorum” Betussi, Joseph an Italian scholar of considerable celebrity (?–1565)

“Tractatus de indiciis homicidii ex proposito conmiissi, &c.” Bianchi, Mark Anthony an Italian lawyer (1498–?)

Born: Casserius, Julius a distinguished anatomist (15451622)

“Prayers or Meditations, wherein the mind is stirred patiently to suffer all afflictions here, and to set at nought the vain prosperitie of this worlde, and always to long for the everlasting felicitee,” Catherine Parr sixth and last queen to Henry VIII. celebrated for her learning

“Hist. M, T, Ciceronis, Marci filii,” Cicero, Marcus the son of Marcus Tullius Cicero

“The Defence of a certayne poore Christen Man who als shuld have beene condemned by the Popes Lawe,” Coverdale, Miles the pious and learned bishop of Exeter in the reign of Edward VI. was born in Yorkshire in 1487 (1487–?)

“An Abridgment of Erasmus’s Enchiridion militis Christiani,” Coverdale, Miles the pious and learned bishop of Exeter in the reign of Edward VI. was born in Yorkshire in 1487 (1487–?)

Born: Dousa, Janus a very learned man (15451597)

Born: Drake, Sir Francis one of our most distinguished naval heroes (15451596)

“Ammonii Hermeae Comment, in Isagogen Porphyrii,” Felicianus, John Beunardine a native of Venice

“De vacuandi ratione, liber,” Fernel, John Francis physician to Henry II. of France (15061558)

Died: Firenzuola, Angelo so called from his native city (?–1545)

“M. Ant. Flaminii in Librum Psalmorum brevis explanatio,” Flaminio, Mark Anthony an eminent Latin poet (1498–?)

“Cornarus furens,” Fuchs, Leonard an eminent German physician and botanist (1501–?)

“On the Investigation of the truth of Metals, and on Furnaces, with other works,” Geber, John a physician and astronomer

Born: Gerarde, John a surgeon and famous herbalist of the time of queen Elizabeth (15451607)

Born: Harvey, Gabriel a caustic wit of the Elizabethan period (15451630)

“Commentary on Daniel, from Melancthon,” Joy, John one of the early promoters of the reformation (?–1553)

Born: Junius professor of divinity at Leyden (15451602)

Died: Lupset, Thomas an eminent scholar (14981545)

“History of the Caesars,” Mexia, Peter a historian of some note in Spain (?–1552)

“Cicero de finibus,” Morel is the name of a family well known among the eminent French printers (15601638)

Born: Oleaster, Jerome a learned Portuguese Dominican of the sixteenth century (15451563)

“Maniere de trailer les playes faites par harquebuses, fleches, &c.” Pare', Ambrose a French surgeon of eminence (15091590)

“Council of Trent.” Pole, Reginald an eminent cardinal (15001522)

“The lives, heroic deeds, and sayings of Gargantua and Pantagruel.” Rabelais, Francis a celebrated French wit (14831553)

Born: Stanyhurst, Richard an historian (15451618)

“Petrarch,” Tornasius, John the first of a family of eminent printers and booksellers (15041564)

“Rescuing of the Romish Fox,” Turner, William a very eminent naturalist and divine (15311614)

Born: Turselin, Horace a learned and indefatigable Jesuit of Rome (15451599)

1546

“Elegantiæ Grammaticæ,” Aben-Ezra -Hezer (10991165)

“La Coltiva­?ione,” Alamanni, Luigi an eminent Italian poet (14751556)

“Bucolicorum auctores,” Ammonius, Andrew a native of Lucca (1477–?)

“De revocatrone feudi alienati,” Anania, John D' was a lawyer of much reputation in the fifteenth century (?–1458)

“Collection des auteurs bucoliques,” Anysius, Janus a modem Latin poet (14721540)

“The true hystorie of the Christen departynge of the reverend man D. Martyne Luther, &c.” Bale, John in Latin Baleus or Balæus (14951563)

“Commeiitarii in libros quatuor instituti juris civilis,” Baudouin, Francis in Latin Balduinus (15201573)

“Novi Testament! Concordantia Grseca,” Betuleius, Sixtus whose name in German was Birck (15001554)

Born: Beyma, Julius an eminent lawyer (15461598)

Born: Bigne, Marguerin De La a priest (1546–?)

“Bucolicorum auctorcs,” Boccaccio, John one of the most eminent Italian poets and scholars (13131375)

Died: Boccaccino, Boccaccio an artist who flourished about 1496- (15111546)

Born: Bodley, Laurence a younger brother of sir Thonas Bodley (1546–?)

Born: Brahe, Tycho a very celebrated astronomer (15461601)

Died: Calcar, John a historical and portrait painter (14991546)

Born: Chaderton, Laurence first master of Emanuel-­college (15461640)

“De Abusu Uroscopirc,” Cordus, Euricius called by Melchior Adam

Born: Desportes, Philip a poet to whom much of the improvement of the French language is attributed (15461606)

Died: Elyot, Sir Thomas a gentleman of eminent learning in the reign of king Henry Vlil. and author of several works (?–1546)

Born: Gerlach, Stephen a Lutheran divine (15461612)

“La Couronne Marguaritique,” Maire, John Le an early French poet (1473–?)

Born: Matthew, Tobias an eminent English prelate (15461629)

Born: Parsons, Robert in both which ways he wrote his name (15461594)

Died: Pippi, Julio called more frequently Julio Romano (14921546)

Born: Piscator, John a protestant German divine (15461626)

Born: Pistorius, John a learned divine (15461608)

Born: Querenghi, Antony a poet of Italy (15461633)

Born: Rhodoman, Laurence a learned German (15461606)

Born: Sprangher, Bartholomew a German painter (15461623)

Born: Sylburgius, Frederic a learned German (15461596)

Born: Taliacotius, Gaspar professor of medicine and anatomy in the university of Bologna (15461599)

“Oratio” Tatian a writer of the primitive church

“On the illustrious ecclesiastical Writers,” Trithemius, John a celebrated abbot of the Benedictine order (14621516)

“Chiliades,” Tzetzes, John a celebrated grammarian of Constantinople (?–1158)

Born: Vander-Linden, John Antonides a learned professor of physic at Leyden (15461614)

1547

“Compendiolo di niolti dubbj segreti et sentenze intorno il Canto-fermo e figurato,” Aaron, Pietro who flourished in the sixteenth century (14801550)

“Pausanias,” Amaseo, Romulus the son of Gregory Amaseo (14891552)

Died: Amboise, Michael D' a miscellaneous French writer (15111547)

“Heliodorus,” Amyot, James bishop of Auxerre and grand almoner of France (15141593)

“Rime,” Aragon, Tullia D' a celebrated poetess of Italy

“Dialogo deli‘ infinita d’Amore,” Aragon, Tullia D' a celebrated poetess of Italy

“Maritime Dialogues” Arrivabene, John Francis of a noble family of Mantua

“A treatise of moral Philosophy,” Baldwin, William according to Wood (1532–?)

Born: Bales, Peter the most famous master in the art of penmanship (15471610)

Born: Barneveldt, John D'Olden the celebrated Dutch statesman (1547–?)

Died: Bectoz, Claude De daughter of a gentleman of Dauphine (?–1547)

“Dramata sacra,” Betuleius, Sixtus whose name in German was Birck (15001554)

“Cautelse singulares ad reorum defensam,” Bianchi, Mark Anthony an Italian lawyer (1498–?)

“Tractatus de compromissis faciendis inter conjunctos, et de exceptionibus impeclientibus litis ingressum,” Bianchi, Mark Anthony an Italian lawyer (1498–?)

Born: Bonifacio, John an eminent Italian lawyer (15471635)

Died: Bonner, Edmund bishop of London (?–1547)

“A Treatise on the residence of Bishops,” Carranza, Bartholomew a Dominican (1504–?)

Born: Cervantes Saavedra, Miguel De the author of Don Quixote (1547–?)

“Providentia Dei,” Cheke, Sir John a learned writer of the sixteenth century (15141557)

Died: Cisner, Nicholas whom we have just mentioned as the editor of Cino da Pistoia’s works (15291547)

Born: Emmius, Ubbo a learned professor of Groningen (15471625)

“Porphyrius de abstinentia animalium,” Felicianus, John Beunardine a native of Venice

Born: Frischlin, Nicodemus a learned critical and poetical writer of Germany (15471590)

“L'Anti Machiavel,” Gentillet, Innocent a Protestant lawyer

Died: Grafton, Richard an English printer and historian (?–1547)

Died: Hall, Edward an English lawyer and historiographer (15001547)

Born: Heywood, John one of the oldest English dramatic writers (15471565)

Born: Hilliard, Nicholas an English artist (15471619)

“Answer to the Lord Winchester’s book, entitled A detection of the Devil’s Sophistry, &c.” Hooper, John an eminent prelate and martyr

“A Declaration of Christ and his office,” Hooper, John an eminent prelate and martyr

Born: Hospinian, Ralph a learned Swiss writer (15471626)

Died: Leland, John an eminent English antiquary (?–1547)

Born: Lipsius, Justus a very learned critic (15471606)

Born: Manutius, Aldus the younger (15471574)

“Laus Asini,” Mexia, Peter a historian of some note in Spain (?–1552)

“Observationes in loca obscura et depravata Hist. Nat. C. Plinii, cum retractationibus quorundam locorum Geographiae Pomponii Melae, locisque aliis non paucis in diversis utriusque linguae authoribus castigatis et exposuis,” Nunez, Ferdinand one of the restorers of literature in Spain (?–1553)

“Rime” Parabosco, Jerome an Italian comic writer

Died: Perino Del Vaga, Otherwise Pierino Buonaccorsi one of the most distinguished scholars and assistants of Raphael in the Vatican (15001547)

Died: Piombo, Sebastian Del was called also Venetiano (?–1547)

Died: Sabinus, George whose family name was Schalter (15081547)

Died: Schoner, John a noted German philosopher and mathematician (14771547)

Born: Snell, Rodolph a Dutch philosopher (15471613)

“Andria” Stephanus, Francis the eldest son of the preceding

“Dante,” Tornasius, John the first of a family of eminent printers and booksellers (15041564)

“Les Marguerites des Marguerites de la reine de Navarre,” Tornasius, John the first of a family of eminent printers and booksellers (15041564)

Died: Vatablus, Francis, an eminent Hebrew scholar (15311547)

Born: Whitaker, William one of the most eminent divines of the sixteenth century (15471595)

Died: Wilson, Florence known in his own time (?–1547)

1548

“De Urinis Hbri septem.” Actuarius, John

“A Christian Introduction for youth, containing the principles of our faith and religion,” Alen, Edmond a native of Norfolk

“Decisiones physionomicae,” Apono, Peter a physician and astrologer (12501316)

“A godly Medytacyon of the Christen Soule, from the French of Margaret queen of Navarre,” Bale, John in Latin Baleus or Balæus (14951563)

“Poemata juvenilia,” Beza, Theodore one of the chief promoters of the Reformation (15191605)

“De ratione communi omnium linguarum et litterarum commentarius,” Bibliander, Theodore an eminent Protestant divine (15001564)

Born: Bocchi, Francis one of the most voluminous writers of Florence (15481618)

“Primitiae,” Bradford, John one of the most eminent of the protestant divines who suffered martyrdom in the reign of queen Mary

Died: Buchanan, George a Scottish historian (15061548)

“Discorsi Piacevoli,” Calmo, Andrew who was born at Venice about the year 1510 (15101571)

Born: Candido, Peter was an artist (1548–?)

Died: Capilupi, Camillus a native of Mantua (?–1548)

“Contradicentium Medicorum libri duo,” Cardan, Jerom an Italian physician (15011576)

Died: Cortez, Gregory a learned cardinal (?–1548)

“Carmina quinque poetarum,” Cotta, John an elegant modern Latin poet (14831511)

Born: Craig, Sir Thomas was born at Edinburgh in 1548 (15481608)

Died: Fagius, Paul whose German name was Buchlein (15041548)

“Bibliotheca.” Gesner, Conrad an eminent scholar (15161565)

“Common Prayer Book” Goodrich, Thomas an eminent English prelate (?–1554)

“The Union of the Houses of York and Lancaster,” Hall, Edward an English lawyer and historiographer (15001547)

“Atticae linguae interpres facilis, disertus, aptus.” Harpsfeld, Nicholas brother to the preceding (15361583)

Died: Hotman, Fuancis in Latin Hototnanus (15241548)

“Lexicon Graeco-Latinum,” Junius, Adrian a learned Hollander (?–1554)

“Paraphrase on St. Mark,” Kay, Thomas the antagonist of Dr (?–1572)

“An^lorum Regum Chronices Epitome,” Lily, William an eminent English grammarian (14681532)

Born: Marcilius, Theodora a learned German critic (15481617)

Born: Pareus, David a celebrated divine of the reformed religion (15481583)

Died: Placentinus, Peter is said to have been the real name of a German author (?–1548)

Born: Procaccini, Julius Cæsar an eminent artist (15481626)

“The Urinal of Physic, and the Judicial of Urines,” Recorde, Robert a learned physician and mathematician

“A declaration of the twelve articles of the Christen faythe, &c.” Regius, Urban a name he thought proper to change (?–1541)

“The Olde Learnyng and the New compared, &c.” Regius, Urban a name he thought proper to change (?–1541)

“Epistola exhortatoria missa ad Nobilitatem ac Plebem universumque populum regni Scotiae, Lond.” Seymour, Edward duke of Somerset (?–1551)

“Institutiones Chris, tiana?,” Soto, Peter a contemporary of the preceding (?–1563)

Born: Sparke, Thomas a puritan divine of considerable note (15481616)

Born: Suarez, Francis a Spanish Jesuit (15481617)

“Names of Herbes, in Greek, Latin, English, Dutch and French,” Turner, William a very eminent naturalist and divine (15311614)

Born: Van Mander, Charles another eminent artist (15481605)

1549

“Alciati’s emblems translated,” Aneau, Bartholomew a man of eminent learning in the sixteenth

“Geomantia,” Apono, Peter a physician and astrologer (12501316)

“The Canticles or Balades of Solomon, phraselyke declared in English metres,” Baldwin, William according to Wood (1532–?)

“A Dialogue or Communycacyon to be had at a table between two chyldren gathered out of the Holy Scriptures, by John Bale for his two yonge sonnes, Johan acid Paule,” Bale, John in Latin Baleus or Balæus (14951563)

“Gemma Ecclesiastica,” Barry, Girald usually called Giraldus Cambren­sis (1146–?)

“Trium poetarurn elegantissimorum, Porcelii, Basinii, et Trebanii Opuscula nunc primum edita,” Basin of Parma (14211457)

“Cynogeticon,” Bodin, John a French lawyer (15301596)

Died: Bomberg, Daniel a celebrated printer of the sixteenth century (?–1549)

Born: Broughton, Hugh a divine of great eminence for his extensive knowledge in Hebrew and rabbinical learning (1549–?)

“De omnibus totius Germanise Episcopatibus Epitome, &c.” Bruschius, Caspar a Latin historian and poet (1518–?)

Died: Calvin, John one of the chief reformers of the church (15091549)

“Moriae Encomium,” Chaloner, Sir Thomas a gallant soldier (15151565)

Died: Chamber, John a learned physician in the sixteenth century (?–1549)

“The true subject to the rebel*” Cheke, Sir John a learned writer of the sixteenth century (15141557)

“De actis et scriptis Lutheri,” Cochlæus, John a native of Nuremberg (14791552)

Born: Coke, Sir Edward lord chief-justice of England (15491613)

Died: Colocci, Angelo in Latin Angelus Colotius (14671549)

“The second volume of the Paraphrase ef Erasmus on the New Testament,” Coverdale, Miles the pious and learned bishop of Exeter in the reign of Edward VI. was born in Yorkshire in 1487 (1487–?)

“An Oration at the conclusion of the same;” Cox, Richard a learned English bishop (1499–?)

Born: Craig, Nicholas Cragius (15491670)

“Rime Maritime,” Franco, Nicolas an Italian poet of the infamous class which disgraced the sixteenth century (1510–?)

Born: Garzoni, Thomas an Italian writer of some note (15491589)

“La Circe,” Gelli, John Baptist an eminent Italian writer (14981563)

Born: Gibbons, Richard a learned English Jesuit (15491632)

Born: Godefroi, Denys an eminent lawyer (15491622)

Born: Gorlæus, Abraham an eminent antiquary (15491609)

“Lesson of the Incarnation of Christ,” Hooper, John an eminent prelate and martyr

Died: Hospital, Michel De L' chancellor of France (15051549)

“Concordia Evangelica,” Jansenius, Cornelius a learned Flemish prelate (15101569)

Died: Major, John a scholastic divine and historian (?–1549)

Born: Mornay, Philip De lord of Plessis Marly (15491561)

“Apostolicae Institutiones in parvum libellum collectse.” Nogarola, Lewis a learned Italian

“Loci Theologici,” Perion, Joachim a learned doctor of the Sorbonne (15001559)

“The Long Way,” Pisan, Christina De an Italian by birth (1363–?)

“Targum of Jonathan, son of Uziel, on Jeremiah,” Quinquarboreus or (?–1587)

Born: Rainolds, John one of the most learned and eminent divines of the sixteenth century (15491594)

“The Ground of Arts, teaching the perfect worke and practice of Arithmeticke, both in whole numbers and fractions, after a more easie and exact forme then in former time hath beene set forth,” Recorde, Robert a learned physician and mathematician

Born: Savile, Sir Henry a most learned man (15491592)

Died: Sternhold, Thomas an English poet and psalmodist (?–1549)

Born: Tabourot, Stephen a French author (15491590)

“The History of Italy,” Thomas, Wilmam a learned writer of the sixteenth century

“Of the vanity of the World,” Thomas, Wilmam a learned writer of the sixteenth century

Born: Ziegler, James a learned philosopher (1549–?)