Events noted in 1500

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Born: Albuquerque, Blaise was born in 1500

Died: Alcock, John bishop

Born: Ales, Alexander divine

Born: Alessi, Galeas architect

“Commentary In Isagogen Porphyrii,” Ammonius philosopher

Died: Aquilano, Serafino so called from Aquila

Died: Badius, Josse Jodocus Badius Ascensius

“De omnium a capite ad calcem morborum causis, signis, differentiis, indicationibus, et remediis, lib. triginta,” Benedictus, Alexander physician

“Commento di Hieronimo Benivieni, cittadino Florentine, sopra a piu sue Canzone e Sonnetti deilo amore e della belleza divina,” Benivieni, Jerome poet (1453–?)

Born: Betuleius, Sixtus whose name in German was Birck

Born: Bibliander, Theodore divine

Born: Borde, Andrew Andreas Perforatus (?–1549)

Died: Bos, Jerome artist

Born: Brasavola, Antonius Musa physician

Born: Brodeau, John in Latin Brod&Us

Died: Buslidius, John a native of Arlon in Luxemburgh

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

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

Born: Castello, John Baptist artist

Born: Cellini, Benvenuto engraver

Died: Corio, Bernardine born in 1460

Born: Cornarius physician

Born: Garcilasso poet

“Commentary on the Master of the Sentences,” Gregory Of Rimini general of the Augustines 1357

“Epigrams,” Mancinelli, Antonio an Italian grammarian

Born: Martelli, Lewis poet

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

Born: Nanni or in his native language

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

Born: Perion, Joachim a learned doctor of the Sorbonne

Born: Pole, Reginald cardinal (?–1558)

Died: Scot a munificent benefactor to Lincoln college (1423–?)

Born: Smith, Richard divine

Born: Speroni, Sperone scholar

“Embryon relimatum, sive Vocabularium Metricum,” Stanbridge, John an eminent schoolmaster (14631525)

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

Born: Tyndale, William otherwise named Hitchins

Died: Urceus, Anthony Codrus a learned Italian

1501

“De Universalibus,” Achillini, Alexander a native of Bologna

“Mons perfections ad Carthusianos,” Alcock, John bishop

Died: Bellini, Gentile artist

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

Born: Cardan, Jerom physician

Born: Carpi, Girolamo De artist

Born: Fuchs, Leonard botanist

Died: Gaguin, Robert historian

“De situ Elementorum,” Galateo, Antony writer

Born: Goez, Damian De writer

Born: Hortensius, Lambert was a philologer

Died: Marc He, Oliver De La a French courtier and author

Born: Matthiolus, Peter Andrew physician

“De expetendis et fugiendis rebus,” Valla, George physician

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

1502

Born: Aldegraef, Henry artist

Died: Annius which Bayle follows

“Astrolabium plenum in tabulis ascendeus, continens qualibet hora atque minuta aequationes domorum cceli,” Apono, Peter physician

Born: Beccadelli, Lewis was born at Bologna in 1502

Born: Beolco, Angelo surnamed Ruzzante

Died: Bosso, Matthew scholar

“Apologia Socratis,” Bruni, Leonard historian

Born: Constantin, Robert doctor of physic

Born: Dudley, John baron of Maipas

“Rosa Anglica” Gaddesden, John Of physician

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

“Latin Poets” Juvencus, Caius Vectius Aquilinus one of the first Christian poets

Died: Maillard, Oliver a famous preacher

“Satyrarum decades deceni,” Philelphus, Francis a learned Italian

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

“Onomasticon” Pollux, Julius an ancient Greek grammarian

“Pyramus and Thisbe” Raimondi, Marc Antonio the most celebrated of the old masters in the art of engraving

“Epistolæ familiares, necnon Orationes et Poemata,” Sabellicus

“A Comment upon the second book of Pliny’s Natural History,” Valla, George physician

Born: Varchi, Benedict historian

1503

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

“On judicial Astrology.” Alchabitius an Arabian astrologer

Died: Alkmar, Henry writer

“Commentary on Aristotle De Interpretatione,” Ammonius philosopher

Died: Borgia, Cæsar a monster of ambition and cruelty

Born: Bourbon, Nicholas poet

Died: Calentius, Elisius poet

Born: Casa, John De La writer

Born: Cavalcanti, Bartholomew writer

“Storia di Milano,” Corio, Bernardine born in 1460

Born: Curio, Cœlius Secundus of Piemont

“Thistle and Rose,” Dunbar, William poet

Born: Grazzini, Antony Francis poet

Born: Hamilton, Patrick usually reckoned the first Scotch reformer (15031527)

“Res Gestae” Herodian historian

Born: Hosius, Stanislaus cardinal

Born: Nostradamus, Michel physician

Born: Parmigiano, Il whose family name was Francis Mazzuoli

Born: Piccolomini, Alexander archbishop

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

Born: Wyat, Sir Thomas poet

1504

Born: Albani, John Jerome born in 1504

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

Died: Arrivabene, John Peter bishop

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

“Aristotelis Ethicorum Libri decem,” Bruni, Leonard historian

Born: Carranza, Bartholomew Dominican

“Oratio de laudibus literarum Graecarum,” Carteromachus, Scipio whose proper name was Forteguerra

Born: Cruciger, Caspar one of the contributors to the reformation in Germany

Born: Fagius, Paul whose German name was Buchlein

Born: Giraldi, John Baptist Cjntio poet

Born: Grenada, Lewis De Dominican

Died: Landinus, Christopher scholar

Born: Lazius, Wolfgang historian

“Poesies Chretiennes,” Noue, Francis De La surnamed Bras de Fer

Born: Parker, Matthew archbishop (?–1575)

“Perspectiva Communis,” Peckham, John archbishop

Born: Strozzt, Titus And Hercules father and son

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

1505

“Textus Mesues noviter emendatus, &c.” Apono, Peter physician

“Orationes, prefationes, praelectiones, &c.” Beroaldo, Philip the elder

Born: Castelvetro, Lewis critic (?–1571)

“Italian poems,” Catherine, St. of Sienna

Born: Cavendish, Sia William second son of Thomas Cavendish of Cavendish

“De Poetis Latinis” Crinitus, Peter scholar (14751507)

Born: Gorris, John De in Latin Gorreus

Born: Hospital, Michel De L' chancellor of France

Born: Knox, John the chief instrument and promoter of the reformation in Scotland (?–1572)

Died: Mantegna, Andrea painter

Born: Menno, Simon surnamed Simon

Born: Taverner, Richard a pious layman of the reigns of Henry VIII

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

Born: Zegedin, Stephen De divine

1506

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

“Religious Sciences” Algazeli, Abou-Hamed-Mohammed philosopher

“De Morbo Gallico,” Aquilanus, Sebastianus his true name being unknown

Died: Aubespine, Magdalene D' daughter of Claude d'Aubespine

Died: Bandello, Matthew a celebrated Italian novelist

Died: Behem, Martin otherwise Behaim

“Collectiones medicinæ, sive, aphorismi de medici et ægri officio,” Benedictus, Alexander physician

Born: Bentivoglio, Hercules one of the best Italian poets of the sixteenth century

Born: Buchanan, George historian

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

Born: Cousin, Gilbert in Latin

Born: Fernel, John Francis physician

Born: Ferrier, Armand lawyer

Born: Francucci, Innocent painter

Died: Longueil, Christopher De scholar

Born: Marlorat, Augustine divine

Born: Osorio, Jerome divine

Died: Sabellicus

“Thesaurus.” Sabellicus

Born: Scrimzeor, Henry one of the most learned men of the sixteenth century

Born: Sleidan, John historian (?–1556)

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

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

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

1507

Born: Aldrich, Robert bishop

“De pestilentia ej usque curatione per preservationum et curationum regimen,” Bayro, Peter De physician

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

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

Born: Caro, Hannibal poet (?–1566)

Born: Chevalier, Antony Ralph Le divine

Born: Costanzo, Angelo Di lord of Cantalupo

Born: Daurat, John poet

Born: Gale, Thomas an English surgeon

Born: Longueil, Gilbert physician

Born: Nowell, Alexander divine (?–1602)

Born: Oporinus, John a famous German printer

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

Born: Sadler, Sir Ralph statesman

Born: Sturmius, John the Cicero of Germany

Born: Vinet, Elias a classical editor

1508

Died: Abrabanel, Isaac a famous rabbi

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

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

Died: Celtes, Conrad poet

“De structura Orationis,” Dionysius, Halicarnassensis critic

Born: Dolce, Lewis writer

Born: Erskine, John baron of Dun

“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 writer

Born: Gemma, Reinier sometimes called Gemma Frisius

Died: Littleton, Thomas a celebrated English judge

“Letters of Pliny,” Manutius, Aldus the elder of three justly celebrated printers (?–1515)

Died: Martial, D'Auvergne poet

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

Born: Pope, Sir Thomas founder of Trinity college

Born: Rastall, John one of our early printers

Born: Rightwise, John, In Latin Justus an eminent grammarian (?–1532)

Born: Sabinus, George whose family name was Schalter (?–1560)

Born: Telesius, Bernard philosopher

Born: Truberus, Primus celebrated for his learned translations

1509

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

“Oratio,” Antiquarius, James a learned Italian of the fifteenth century

“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

“The Shyp of Folys,” Barclay, Alexander writer

Born: Calvin, John one of the chief reformers of the church (?–1564)

Died: Comines Lat. Cominæus

Born: Commandine, Frederick mathematician

Born: Dolet, Stephen writer

Born: Duaren, Francis professor of civil law at Bourges

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

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

“Sum of the Virtues,” Hales, Alexander divine

“Enchiridion fidei,” Ofihely, Maurice archbishop

Born: Pare', Ambrose a French surgeon of eminence

“Morals,” Plutarch historian

Born: Servetus, Michael a famous Anti-trinitarian (?–1553)

Born: Shepreve, John poet

Born: Staunford, Sir William lawyer

“Psalterium quintuplex,” Stephanus, Henry and in France Estienne

Born: Volterra, Daniele Di whose family name was Ricciarelli