Ricci, Matteo (15521610)

Ricci, Matteo, founder of the Jesuit mission in China, born in Macerato, Italy; accommodated himself to the manners of the Chinese, and won their confidence (15521610).

Definition taken from The Nuttall Encyclopædia, edited by the Reverend James Wood (1907)

Ricci, Lorenzo * Riccio, David
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Rhymer, Thomas the
Rhys, John
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Ribera, Jusepe
Ricardo, David
Ricasoli, Baron
Ricci, Lorenzo
Ricci, Matteo
Riccio, David
Rice, James
Rich, Edmund
Richard I.
Richard II.
Richard III.
Richard of Cirencester
Richards, Alfred Bate
Richardson, Sir Benjamin Ward
Richardson, Charles