Events noted in 1560

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1560

Born: Abbot, Robert archbishop

Died: Acontius, James divine

Died: Adria, John James historian

“Novellae Justiniani Imp. Constitutiones,” Agylæus, Henry lawyer

“Justiniani edicta: Justini, Tiberii, Leonis philosophi constitutiones, et Zenonis nna,” Agylæus, Henry lawyer

Born: Alderete, Joseph And Bernard two brothers

Born: Allibond, Peter was born in 1560 at Wardenton

“L'Opere Toscane,” Ammanati, Bartholomew architect

“Annotazioni sopra la seconde parte de Sonetti di Bernardino Rota fatti in morte di Porzia Capece sua moglia,” Ammirato, Scipio historian

“Life of the brave la None, surnamed Iron-arm,” Amyraut, Moses divine

Born: Arminius, James founder of the sect of Arminians (15601609)

Born: Arpino, Joseph D' painter

“Rime di M. Bernardo Cappello,” Atanagi, Dennis a native of Cagli

“A consolatory oration upon the death of Messire Francis Olivier, chancellor of France,” Auge, Daniel D' in Latin Augentius

“Two dialogues concerning Poetical Invention, the true knowledge of the Art of Oratory, and of the Fiction of Fable,” Auge, Daniel D' in Latin Augentius

Died: Backer, James painter

Born: Bacon, Francis Viscount St

Born: Barlowe, William son of the above

“Procli in primuin elementorum Euclidis libri quatuor,” Barocci, Francis a patrician or senator of Venice

“Various treatises,” Beacon, Thomas one of the English reformers

Died: Bellay, John Du cardinal

“Confessio Christiana? fidei, cum Papisticis haeresibus, ex typ. I. Bonoe fidei,” Beza, Theodore one of the chief promoters of the Reformation

“De curandis vulneribus sclopetorum,” Botallus, Leonard physician

Born: Boys, John one of the translators of the Bible in the reign of James I. was son of William Bois

Born: Brueghel, John known

Died: Canus, Melchior divine

Died: Capilupi, Lelio of Mantua

“Letters to John Jewell, bishop of Salisbury, upon occasion of a Sermon that the said bishop preached before the queen’s majesty and her honourable council, anno 1560,” Cole, Henry a person of considerable learning in the sixteenth century

Died: Columbus, Christopher a Genoese

“Cantiques spirituels en nombre 26,” Cordier, Mathurin in Latin Corderius

“Livre de Perspective,” Cousin, John artist

Born: Crichton, James was a Scotch gentleman

Born: Cuff, Henry scholar

Died: Dossi, Dosso artist

Died: Edgeworth, Roger residentiary and chancellor of Wells

Died: Erskine, John baron of Dun

Born: Facini, Peter painter

“Upon the true use of the Cross,” Farel, William a learned minister of the church (?–1565)

Born: Fulbeck, William writer

“Anti-prognosticon contra predictiones Nostradami,” Fulke, William divine

“Chronology,” Funch, John divine

“there is something analogous to the genius of Raphael; the composition, the vivacity of the face, the choice of colours, something ideal in the use of nature, betray similar maxims, with inferior powers.” Ghirlandaio, Domenico painter

Born: Greene, Robert poet

Died: Grevin, James physician

Born: Gruterus, Janus a celebrated philologer

Died: Gustavus, Vasa king of Sweden

Died: Harpsfeld, John dean

“Supputatio temporum a diluvio ad A.D. 1559,” Harpsfeld, John dean

Born: Harriot, Thomas mathematician

“Optimates: sive de nobilitate, ejusque autiqua origine, &c.” Humphrey, Laurence writer

“No. xx. 8. Another letter to the same, dated Feb. 8, 1566, concerning his controversy with Hardy nge, ibid. No. 36, 37. 9.” Jewel, John prelate

Born: Kellison, Matthew writer

Born: Knolles, Richard author of an excellent History of the Turks

Died: Laguna, Andrew physician

“A Treatise of Weights and Measures.” Laguna, Andrew physician

“Observationum Medicinalium Libri tres,” Lommius, Jodocus writer

Died: Mary queen

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

“Mercator Tragedia,” Naogeorge, Thomas divine

“Epigrammata seria,” Parkhurst, John prelate

Died: Pena, John mathematician

“Commentary of Aggeus (Haggai) the Prophet,” Pilkington, James prelate

Born: Pits, John an English biographer

Born: Richer, Edmund divine

Born: Rittershusius, Conradus a learned civilian and philologer of Germany

Died: Robertson, Thomas an eminent grammarian

“Liturgies,” Sainctes, Claudius De in Latin Sanctesius

Born: Schidoni was born at Modena in 1560

Born: Schmidt, Erasmus scholar

Died: Soto, Dominic Dominican

Born: Southwell, Robert Jesuit

“Pindari et casterorum octo Grfficorum carmina,” Stephanus, Henry the second of the name

Born: Tate, Francis antiquary

Died: White, John bishop

Died: Whittingham, William dean

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

1561

“Responsa nunquam antehac edita,” Alciati, Andrew lawyer

“Second livre d' Architecture,” Androuet-Du-Cerceau, James architect (15111584)

“Semplici dell' eccelente M. Anguillara, li quali in piu pareri a diversi nobili nomini scritti appajono et nuovamente da M. Giovanni Marinello mandati in luce,” Anguillara, Louis botanist

“Stockhornii et Nessi Helvetia? montium, et nascentium in eis stirpiuni descriptio, impr. in operibus Val. Cordi,” Aretius, Benedictus botanist

“Rime e versi Latini di diversi, in morte d' Irene di Spilimbergo,” Atanagi, Dennis a native of Cagli

“Delle Lettere facete e piacevoli di diversi uomini grandi e chiari e begl'ingegni, raccolte, &c. libroprimo,” Atanagi, Dennis a native of Cagli

Died: Baduel, Claude in Latin Baduellus

Born: Baudius, Dominic professor of history in the university of Leyden

“Uisputationes duas de jure civili, cum Papiniani vita,” Baudouin, Francis in Latin Balduinus

“Pater elegantiarum, Pater omnium leporum.” Bellay, Joachim Du poet

Born: Besler, Basil botanist

“Comedie du Pape malade, par Thrasibule Phenice,” Beza, Theodore one of the chief promoters of the Reformation

Born: Brett, Richard divine

Died: Carne, Sir Edward an eminent civilian of the sixteenth century

“Traite des Hernies,” Cheselden, William anatomist

“Apostles Creed,” Cockburn, Patrick professor of the Oriental languages at Paris

“Remarks on Dioscorides,” Cordus, Valerius and worthy of his father

“Historia stirpium, libri v.” Cordus, Valerius and worthy of his father

Born: Danckert is the name of a family of engravers of considerable reputation in Holland. Cornelius Danckkkts

Born: Dominis, Mark Antony De archbishop

“Esposizioue delle tre Canzoni di Francesco Petrarca chiamate le tve Sorelle,” Erizzo, Sebastian writer

Born: Expilli, Claude president of the parliament of Grenoble

Born: Field, Richard divine

“A Philosophical Summary,” Flamel, Nicholas falsely celebrated as an alchymist

“Pharmacopeia medicamentorum omnium, quie hodie ad publica medentium munia in officinis extant, tractationem et usum ex antiquorum Medicorum pnescripto continens,” Foesius, Anutius physician

Died: Garamond, Claude engraver

Born: Garrard, Marc painter

Born: Godwin, Francis was born at Havington in Northamptonshire

Born: Gretser, James a learned German

Born: Harrington, Sir John poet

Born: Harsnet, Samuel prelate

“Decrees” Ives in Latin Ivo

Born: Lansberg, Philip mathematician

Born: Lid Del, Duncan professor of mathematics

“Nouvelles Inventions pour bien bastir & a petit frais,” Lorme, Philibert De master of the works to the French kin;'

“Epistolarum Medicinalium, Libri V.” Matthiolus, Peter Andrew physician

Died: Menno, Simon surnamed Simon

“Annales rerum Flandricarum,” Meyer, James historian

Died: Mornay, Philip De lord of Plessis Marly

Born: Powell, Griffith principal of Jesus college

Born: Raderus, Matthew Jesuit

Born: Resenjus, John Paul divine

Born: Sanctorius physician

Born: Sandys, Sir Edwin was born in Worcestershire about 1561

“Poetices Libri Septem,” Scaliger, Juuus Caesar critic

1562

Born: Abbot, George archbishop (?–1633)

“Observations on the vulgar Tongue,” Accarisi, Albert a native of Cento in the duchy of Ferrara

“Hist. Buceri,” Ackworth, George divine

Died: Alava Esquivel, Diego De bishop

Died: Amerbach, John a learned printer of the fifteenth century

Born: Amico, Bartholomew Jesuit

“De conciliorum autoritate,” Andrada, Diego De Payva D' a learned Portuguese

Born: Andreini, Isabella was born at Padua in 1562

“A Discourse on Honour,” Attendolo, Darius a military character

“Elegiarum liber unus,” Ayala, Gabriel physician

“Apologia triplex adversus Joannem Calvinum ac Theodorum Bezam,” Baudouin, Francis in Latin Balduinus

Born: Birago, Francis an Italian author of great authority in the science of which he may be said to have been professor

Born: Blackwell, George writer

Died: Bocchi, Achilles scholar

Born: Boyd, Mark Alexander writer

“A short and pithie defence of the doctrine of the holy Election and Predestination of God,” Bradford, John queen

“Urbis Pictaviensis (Poitiers) tumultus, ej usque Restitutio,” Bronchorst, John of Nimeguen

“Regimen against the Pleurisy,” Bulleyn, William botanist

“Bulwark of defence against all sickness, soreness, and wounds, that daily assault mankind,” Bulleyn, William botanist

Died: Cavalcanti, Bartholomew writer

“Bellum Sacrum Gallicum, Poema,” Chopin, Rene lawyer

“Horologiorum Descriptio,” Commandine, Frederick mathematician

“Ptolomuei Analemma,” Commandine, Frederick mathematician

Born: Daniel, Samuel historian

“Primaleone,” Dolce, Lewis writer

Died: Gibson, Thomas a native of Morpeth in Northumberland

Born: Gongora, Lewis De poet

Died: Gratarolus, William physician

“An Apology against the untrue and slanderous report, that he should be a maintainer and encourager of such that cursed the queen’s highness,” Hooper, John prelate

“Historia ecclesiastics congesta per Magdeburgenses, et alios,” Judex, Matthew one of the principal writers of the Centuries of Magdeburg

Born: Longomontanus, Christian an eminent astronomer

“De compescendis animi affectibus per moralem philosophiam et medendi artem, Tractatus in tres Libros divisus,” Luisinus, Louis physician

Died: Mabuse, John De artist

“De mundi exitio per exustionem libri quinque,” Maggi, Jerome an ingenious and learned man of the sixteenth century

“Genesis, cum catholica expositione,” Marlorat, Augustine divine

“Liber Psalmorum, et Cantica, &c.” Marlorat, Augustine divine

Born: Martyn, William recorder of Exeter

“Hie jacet religio cum superstitione.” Martyn, William recorder of Exeter

Died: Monte-Mayor, George De poet

Born: Navarete, Juan Hernandez painter

Born: Osiander, Andrew grandson of the preceding Andrew

Died: Phaer, Thomas physician

“Articles of Religion” Rainolds, John one of the most learned and eminent divines of the sixteenth century

“Vita Opera Urbani Regii, reddita per Ernest. Regium,” Regius, Urban a name he thought proper to change

Born: Rider, John prelate

Born: Smiglecius, Martin Jesuit

Died: Socinus, Lælius a man of great learning and abilities

Born: Spelman, Sir Henry antiquary

Died: Sutton, Thomas founder of the Charter-bouse school and hospital

“In Mimum Publianum lib. 1,” Taverner, Richard a pious layman of the reigns of Henry VIII

“Balliolenus, Flander,” Thorie, John one of a family of that name

“On the Church and the Papal Authority,” Torquemada, John De Dominican

Born: Vega, Lopez De La poet

Born: Willet, Andrew divine (15621621)

1563

Died: Bale, John in Latin Baleus or Balæus

“The reliques of Rome,” Beacon, Thomas one of the English reformers

Born: Berault, Michael pastor and professor of theology at Montauban

“Notes on Lactantius,” Betuleius, Sixtus whose name in German was Birck

“Traduction en vers Franais des Pseaumes omis par Marot,” Beza, Theodore one of the chief promoters of the Reformation

Died: Boethie, Stephen De La of Sarlat

Born: Bonarelli, Guy Ubaldo was born December 25

Died: Brodeau, John in Latin Brod&Us

Born: Bull, John musician

Died: Castalio, Sebastian was born in 1515

“C|ironologia historice lierodoti et Thucydidis,” Chytræus, David whose family name was Kochhafe

Born: Drayton, Michael poet

Born: Edmondes, Sir Thomas knt. memorable for his embassies at several courts

Died: Episcopius, Nicholas under which name

“Opuscula Anatomica, nempe de Renum structura, officio, et administratione de auditus organo ossium examen de mom capitis de vena quae azygos dicitur, et de alia, quae in flexn brachii communem profundam producit de dentibus,” Eustachius, Bartholomew one of the most celebrated anatomists of the sixteenth century (1514–?)

“Ciceronis Orationes Philippicae,” Faerno, Gabriel philologist

Died: Fallopius, Gabriel physician and anatomist

Died: Ferron, Arnauld Du lawyer

Died: Gelli, John Baptist writer

Born: Gentileschi, Horatio painter

Died: Grimbold, Nicholas poet

“Reformatio Legum Ecclesiasticarum,” Haddon, Dr. Walter scholar (?–1572)

Born: Hildersham, Arthur divine

Born: Hutter, Leonard was also a native of Ulm

“De curandis Febribus continuis Liber,” Lommius, Jodocus writer

Died: Lorit, Henry commonly called Glareanus

“Disputatio adversus viginti Problemata Melchioris Guilandi,” Matthiolus, Peter Andrew physician

Died: Musculus, Wolfgang divine

Died: Oleaster, Jerome Dominican

“Reliques of Rome,” Parkhurst, John prelate

“Sonnets sur le tombeau du Seigneur de la Chatre, 1569, 8vo. 4.” Passerat, John a celebrated professor of eloquence in the royal college at Paris

“De dimensione circuli,” Pelletier, Jaques physician

“Burning of St. Paul’s Church in London, in 1561,” Pilkington, James prelate

Born: Pois, Charles Le was born at Nancy in 1563

Died: Salviati, Francisco Rossi called Tl Salviati

Born: Smith, John divine

Died: Smith, Richard divine

Died: Soto, Peter but more connected with this country

“Admonitio de abusu linguae Graecae in quibusdam vocibus quas Latina usurpat,” Stephanus, Henry the second of the name

Born: Sylvester, Joshua the laborious and quaint translator of Du Bartas

Born: Tilenus, Daniel divine

Born: Vanni, Francis painter

Died: Vere, Edward seventeenth earl of Oxford

1564

“Decisiones Neapolitans antiquse et novae,” Afflitto, Matthew lawyer

“Panoplia omnium liberalium, mechanic-drum et sedentiarium artium genera continens,” Amman, Jost painter and engraver

“Orthodoxarum explicationum, lib. x.” Andrada, Diego De Payva D' a learned Portuguese

“Jacob! Angeli historica na'rratio de vita, rebusque gestis M. Tullii Ciceronis,” Angelo, James writer

Died: Anguillara, John Andrew De one of the most celebrated Italian poets of the sixteenth century

“On the nature of the Universe,” Archytas of Tarentum

Born: Avantio, John Maria lawyer

Born: Bathe, William Jesuit

“His works,” Beacon, Thomas one of the English reformers

Died: Bibliander, Theodore divine

Born: Bloemart, Abraham painter

“Book of Discipline.” Buchanan, George historian

Born: Buckland, Ralph divine

Died: Bullinger, Henry one of the reformers

Born: Buxtorf, John the first of a learned family

“Novarum lectionum libri octo,” Canterus, Willum an eminent linguist and philologer

“Latina Monimenta,” Casa, John De La writer

“La Baronnie,” Chretien, Florent poet

“Scholia in Biblia,” Clarius, Isidorus one of the most learned divines in the sixteenth century

Born: Cotton, Peter Jesuit

“Les Sorciers” Daneau, Lambert divine

“Monas hieroglyphica ad regem Romanorum Maxirnilianum,” Dee, John mathematician

“De Peste, commentarius, preservatio, et curatio,” Dessenius, Bernard physician

“A proof of certain articles in Religion denied by Mr. Jewell,” Dorman, Thomas divine

Born: Duval, Andrew a celebrated doctor of the Sorbonne

“De tuenda bona Valetudine,” Eobanus, Hessus poet

“Juliani Archiepiscopi Prognosticon, sive de futuro seculo, libri tres,” Epo, Boetius lawyer

“Centum Fabulae ex antiquis Autoribus delectae, et carminibus explicate,” Faerno, Gabriel philologist

“Del Specchio di Scientia Universale,” Fioravanti, Leonard physician

Born: Forbes, Patrick an eminent Scotsman

“Hebrew Dictionary,” Forster, John divine

Born: Frantius, Wolfgang divine

Born: Gill, Alexander head master of St

Died: Glandorp, John philologist

Died: Gribaldus, Matthew surnamed Mofa

Died: Judex, Matthew one of the principal writers of the Centuries of Magdeburg

“Miscellanea, sive variae lectiones,” Maggi, Jerome an ingenious and learned man of the sixteenth century

“Jesaise Prophetia,” Marlorat, Augustine divine

Born: Menestrier, John Baptist Le of Dijon

Died: Morel is the name of a family well known among the eminent French printers (15601638)

Born: Morton, Thomas bishop

“Conseil sur le fait du, Concile de Trente,” Moulin, Charles Du in Latin Molinæus (15001566)

Born: Nash, Thomas poet

“Graecae Linguae Tabulae,” Neander, Michael one of the most learned men of the sixteenth century

“Catechesis parva Martini Lutheri Graeco-Latina,” Neander, Michael one of the most learned men of the sixteenth century

“Libro de Algebra en Arithmetica y Geometra,” Nonius, Peter mathematician

Died: Occo, Adolphus one of a family' of physicians of considerable eminence

Died: Ochinus, Bernardin a celebrated Italian

“Expositio in disputationem Jacobi Carpenterii de Methodo,” Ossat, Arnaud D' cardinal

Born: Paaw, Peter physician and anatomist (15641617)

Born: Shakspeare, William the most illustrious name in the history of English dramatic poetry

Died: Stephanus, Charles and third son of Henry

“Fragmenta poetarum veterum Latinorum, quorum opera non extant,” Stephanus, Henry the second of the name

“Dictionarium medicum,” Stephanus, Henry the second of the name

“Traite des Danses, auquel il est demontre qu'elles sont accessoires et dependances de paillardise,” Stephanus, Francis Francis Stephens

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

Died: Udine, Giovanna Da artist

Died: Vesalius, Andrew anatomist

“Instruction Chretienne en la doctrine de la loi et de l'evangile, &c.” Viret, Peter an able assistant in the reformation

Died: Whitehead, David divine (1505–?)

1565

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

“Discorso intorno l'origine de Cardinali,” Angeli, Bonaventure historian

“On bodies that float upon fluids,” Archimedes one of the most celebrated mathematicians among the ancients

Born: Argensola the name of two Spanish poets

Born: Ashley, Robert a Wiltshire gentleman

“De le rime di clivers! nobili poeti Toscani,” Atanagi, Dennis a native of Cagli

Born: Audiguier, Vital De a French nobleman

“Divine Tracts,” Auge, Daniel D' in Latin Augentius

Born: Baudart, William divine

“History of the New World,” Benzoni, Jerom a Milanese

Born: Bertius, Peter cosmographer and historiographer to Louis XIII. of France

Died: Betussi, Joseph scholar

“P. Bissarti opera omnia viz. poemata, orationes, lectiones feriales, &c.” Bissat, Patrick professor of canon law in the university of Bononia in Italy

“Commentarioli duo, alter de medici, alter de aegvoti, munere,” Botallus, Leonard physician

Born: Brandmuller, James was born in 1565

Born: Brerewood, Edward antiquary

“Treatise of the Cross, gathered out of the Scriptures, Councils, and ancient Fathers of the primitive Church,” Calfhill, James divine

Born: Carpzovius, Benedict the first of a learned family in Germany

Died: Chaloner, Sir Thomas a gallant soldier

Born: Chiaramonti, Scipio in Latin Claramontius

“De Centre Gravitatis Solidorum,” Commandine, Frederick mathematician

“Archimedis de iis qua? vehuntur in aqua,” Commandine, Frederick mathematician

“Dictionarium historicum & poeticum,” Cooper, Thomas bishop

“This makes a third volume, which has scarcely any relation to the former, nor is either of much value. 5. A Latin translation of Guicciardini’s history, 1566, 2 vols. fol. 6.” Curio, Cœlius Secundus of Piemont

“La Zucca,” Doni, Anthony Francis a Florentine

“A Disproof of Mr. Alexander Nowell'a Reproof,” Dorman, Thomas divine

“Shaklocki, epigrammatis in mortem Cuthberti Scoti, apomaxis,” Drant, Thomas divine

Died: Ferrari, Lewis inventor of the first method of resolving biquadratic equations

“Observations sur la Coutume de Bourdeaux,” Ferron, Arnauld Du lawyer

“Vitae recentiorum jurisconsultorum,” Fichard, John lawyer

“Regimento della Peste,” Fioravanti, Leonard physician

Born: Freher, Marquard a German

“De Prisco Sermone, ad Chalcidium,” Fulgentius Planciades, Fabius who is sometimes confounded with the preceding St

Born: Gentilis, Scipio brother of Alberic Gentilis

Died: Gesner, Conrad scholar

“Ovid’s Metamorphoses,” Golding, Arthur a man of some poetical turn

Born: Go Urn Ay, Mary De Jars, Lady Of a French female wit

Died: Govea, Andrew in Latin Goveanus (1493–?)

“Summarie of the Englyshe Chronicles” Grafton, Richard historian

Born: Grain, John Baptist Le historian

Died: Grollier, John an eminent patron of literature

Born: Guillim, John writer

Born: Herrera Tordesillas, Antonio De historian

Died: Heywood, John one of the oldest English dramatic writers

“Songes and sonnettes by the right honorable Henry Howard, late earl of Surrey, and other.” Howard, Henry Earl of Surrey (?–1547)

Died: Lainez, James a Spaniard

Died: Langius, John physician

“Bion and Moschus,” Metkerke or Mekerchus

“De veteri et recta pronuntiatione linguae Graecas Commentarius,” Metkerke or Mekerchus

“Dos Libros de las cosas que se traen de las Indias Occidentales, que sirven al uso de Medicina,” Monardes, Nicholas physician

“A Proof,' &c.” Nowell, Alexander divine (?–1602)

“Complaintesur la mort d'Adrien Turnebe,” Passerat, John a celebrated professor of eloquence in the royal college at Paris

“Tables to Fitzherbert’s Abridgment,” Rastall, John one of our early printers

Born: Shirley, Anthony traveller

Born: Spotswood, John archbishop

“Epitome doctrinse de primo motu,” Strigelius, Victorinus divine

Died: Strozzt, Titus And Hercules father and son

Born: Tassoni, Alessandro poet

Born: Taubman, Frederic critic

Died: Turnebus, Adrian critic

Died: Varchi, Benedict historian

Born: Vere, Sir Horace baron of Tilbury

Born: Winwood, Sir Ralph secretary of state in the reign of James I. was son of Mr (?–1617)

1566

“In Aristotelis libros octp Politicorum commentarii,” Acciaioli, Donato was of an illustrious family

Died: Agricola, John divine

“That the ten commandments, published during the ministry of Moses, were chiefly designed for the Jews, and on that account might be lawfully neglected and laid aside by Christians; and that it was sufficient to explain with perspicuity, and to enforce with zeal, what Christ and his apostles had taught in the New Testament, both with respect to the means of grace and salvation, and the obligations of repentance and virtue.” Agricola, John divine

Born: Aguado, Francis Jesuit

“Methodica juris traditio,” Alciati, Andrew lawyer

“Judiciarii processus compendium,” Alciati, Andrew lawyer

Born: Alleyn, Edward queen

“Dialogo della Medicina d'Amore di Bartolomeo Arnigio,” Arnigio, Bartholomew physician

“Postills upon the sundry Gospels,” Beacon, Thomas one of the English reformers

“Illustrium jurisconsultorum imagines,” Benavidio, Mark in Latin Marcus Mantua Benavidius

“Methodus ad facilem Historiarum cognitionem,” Bodin, John lawyer

Born: Boyle, Richard statesman

Born: Bracciolini, Francis poet (15661645)

“Latin oration against the Fornicating Priests,” Braun, George in Latin Braunius

Born: Budden, John a civilian of Oxford

Died: Cassander, George divine

Born: Cowper, William bishop

“An Apology of those English preachers and writers which Cerberus, the three-headed dog of hell, chargeth with false doctrine under the name of Predestination,” Crowley, Robert divine

Born: Dausque, Claudius Jesuit

Born: Day, John was born in his father’s house in Aldersgate-street in 1566

Died: Dolce, Lewis writer

Born: Edmondes, Clement son to sir Thomas Edmondes

“Negotia, sen poematum piorum libri duo,” Everard, Nicholas Grudius was born at Louvain

“Religio patiens,” Fabricius, Andrew divine

“Fasti magistratuum et Triumphorum Romanorum, ab urbe condita usque ad Augusti obitum,” Goltzius, Hubert antiquary

“De origine et statu populi Romani,” Goltzius, Hubert antiquary

Died: Hentenius, John Dominican

Died: Hessels, John a celebrated professor of theology at Louvain

Born: Hicks, Francis a man of learning of the sixteenth century

Born: Hoskins, John lawyer

Born: James I. king of England

“A brief and lamentable Consideration of the Apparel now used by the Clergy of England,” Jewel, John prelate

Died: Joubert, Laurent physician

“De Typographic inventione,” Judex, Matthew one of the principal writers of the Centuries of Magdeburg

Died: Labbe', Louisa surnamed the Beautiful Ropemaker

“Aphrodisiacus, sive de Lue Venerea, in duos Tomos bipartitus, continens omnia quaecumque hactenus de hac re sunt ab omnibus Medicis conscripta,” Luisinus, Louis physician

Born: Malvenda, Thomas Dominican

Born: Mason, Francis divine

Born: Moryson, Fines a native of Lincolnshire

“Disproof of Nowell’s Reproof,” Nowell, Alexander divine (?–1602)

“Catalogus Commentar. veterum selectorum in universa Biblia,” Pamelius, James a learned Fleming

“Annales de Bourgogne,” Paradin, William historian

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

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

Died: Sackville, Thomas lord Buckhurst and earl of Dorset

“Cento novelle Scelte,” Sansovino, Francis historian

“In Theophrasti libros sex de causis plantarum commentarii,” Scaliger, Juuus Caesar critic

“Commentarii in Aristoteli adscriptos libros duos de plantis,” Scaliger, Juuus Caesar critic

Born: Smith, Richard another Roman catholic champion

“Dictionarium Historico-geographico-poeticum,” Stephanus, Charles and third son of Henry

“Poet. Gracci, principes heroici carminis,” Stephanus, Henry the second of the name

“Introduction au traite de la conformite des merveilles anciennes avec les modernes, ou Traite preparatif a l'apologie pour Herodote,” Stephanus, Henry the second of the name

Born: Stephanus, Paul son of the second Henry

Died: Volterra, Daniele Di whose family name was Ricciarelli

Born: Vroon, Henry Cornelius painter

Born: Wilkinson, Henry one of four divines of the name of Wilkinson

Died: Wotton, Nicholas dean

Born: Yelverton, Henry lawyer

1567

Born: Acidalius, Valens a young man of great erudition

“Sonetti, Canzoni, rime ed egloghe pescatorie di Berardino Rota,” Atanagi, Dennis a native of Cagli

“the nature, variety, and change of Laws.” Ayrault, Peter in Latin Ærodius

“Traité des enfans morts dans le sein de leurs meres,” Beaucaire De Peguilon, Francis in Latin Belcarius Plguilio

Born: Bergier, Nicolas

“La Catrina, atto scenico rusticale,” Berni, Francis called by some writers Berna or Bernia

“Histoire de la Mappemonde papistique, par Fragidelphe EscorcheMesses,” Beza, Theodore one of the chief promoters of the Reformation

Died: Browne, Sir Anthony an English judge

Born: Bzovius, Abraham a learned Polander

Born: Colomna, Fabio botanist

Died: Cousin, Gilbert in Latin

Born: Crakanthorpe, Richard where he was born in 1567

Born: Devereux, Robert earl of Essex

“A Request to Mr. Jewell, that he keep his Promise, made by solemn protestation in his late sermon had at Paul’s Cross,” Dorman, Thomas divine

“Le Sei Giornati, mandate in luce da Ludovico Dolce,'” Erizzo, Sebastian writer

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

“Certaine Tragical Discourses written oute of French and Latin,” Fenton, Sir Geoffrey statesman

Died: Fidelis, Cassandra a very learned lady

Born: Fienus, Thomas physician

Born: Francis De Sales, St. was born at the castle of Sales

Born: Freminet, Martin painter

Born: Gombauld, John Ogier De poet

“Commentary” Hipparchus a celebrated ancient astronomer

Born: Holyoake, Francis a learned Englishman

Died: Lotich, Peter surnamed Secundus

“Flores Historiarum, per Matthoeum Wesmonasteriensem collecti, prsecipue de Rebus Britannicis, ab exordio mundi, usque ad annum 1307,” Matthew Of Westminster historian

“Ethics;” Muretus, Marc Anthony critic

“Continuation of his Reproof,” Nowell, Alexander divine (?–1602)

“Missa Papse Marcelli,” Palestrina, John Peter Louis called by Dr

Born: Parkinson, John a celebrated old herbalist

“Disquisitiones Geometricae,” Pelletier, Jaques physician

“Ad Impudentiam quorundam Chirurgorum, qui Medicis suquari et Chirurgiam publice profiteri volunt; proveteri dignitate Medicinal Apologia philosophica,” Riolan, John physician

Died: Salisbury, William antiquary

“Treatise of the Images of Christ and his Saints; being a confutation of Mr. Jewel’s reply upon that subject,” Sanders, Nicholas writer

“Medicse Artis Principes” Scribonius, Largus physician

“A Collection of Councils,” Surius, Laurentius a voluminous compiler

Born: Swert, Francis antiquary

“Eclogues of B. Mantuan,” Turbervile, George poet

Born: Urfe', Honore‘ D’ writer

Born: Wentworth, Thomas the supposed author of a law work of great reputation and authority

1568

“De subjecto Medicinæ, cum annotationibus Pamphili Montii,” Achillini, Alexander a native of Bologna

“De Plautinis vocabulis Lexicon,” Alciati, Andrew lawyer

Born: Aldobrandini, Thomas another son of the above Sylvester

“Consilia sive Responsa Juris,” Ancharanus, Peter an eminent civilian of the fourteenth century

“Carmina novem poetarum foeminarum,” Anyta the name of a Greek lady

“Meteoria, owero discorso intorno alle impression! imperfette umide e secche, &c.” Arnigio, Bartholomew physician

Born: Baker, Sir Richard and son of John

“Pratica della Perspectiva,” Barbarus, Daniel coadj utor of the patriarchate of 1Greswell’s Memoirs of Politiao

Died: Barlowe, William bishop

“History of his own times.” Beaucaire De Peguilon, Francis in Latin Belcarius Plguilio

Born: Caccia, William artist

Born: Campanella, Thomas philosopher

“Duo trattati, uno intorno alle oito principal! arti dell* oreficiera, Paltro in materia dell* arte della scoltura,” Cellini, Benvenuto engraver

Born: Cramer, Daniel divine

“A Sparing Restraint of many lavish Untruths,” Dering, Edward divine

“Dispute de Guillot le Porcher, centre Jean Calvin,” Desire', Arthur a fanatical priest

“Gregory Nazianzen his Epigrams and spiritual sentences,” Drant, Thomas divine

“Carmina Novem Poetarum Foeminarum,” Erinna a Greek poetess

Died: Everard, Adrian Marius was born at Mechlin

“Capricci Medicinali,” Fioravanti, Leonard physician

“Assertio antiquitatis Oxoniensis academic,” Kay, Thomas the antagonist of Dr

Born: Keller, James was born in 1568

“A^awvo/iw, sive de priscis Anglorum legibus, libri,” Lambarde, William antiquary

Born: Leighton, Alexander divine

“Ten Books of Architecture,” Lorme, Philibert De master of the works to the French kin;'

Died: Luisino, Francis of Udina in the Venetian territory

“The Voiyage and Travaile of Sir John Maundevile, knight, which treateth of the way to Hierusalem, and marvayles of lude,” Mandevile, Sir John traveller

Born: Moulin, Peter Du a very celebrated French protestant minister

Died: Olahus, Nicholas prelate

Born: Rushton, Edward writer

Born: Smith, Miles bishop

Born: Spondanus, Henry a younger brother of John de Sponde

Born: Thorie, John one of a family of that name

Died: Trincavelli, Victor physician

“Herbal” Turner, William divine

“Book on the Bathes of England and Germany.” Turner, William divine

Born: Urban Viii., Pope one of those pontiffs who deserve some notice on account of his learning

Born: Wotton, Sir Henry an Englishman

1569

“A christall glass of Christian reformation, wherein the godly may behold the coloured abuses used in this our present time,” Batman, Stephen ranked among the old English poets of the sixteenth century

“Optatus de schismate Donatistarum,” Baudouin, Francis in Latin Balduinus

“Theodoretus de providentia,” Bienne, John in Latin Benenatus

“Delegibus et consuetudinibus Angliae,” Bracton, Henry De lawyer

Born: Brito, Bernard De historian

Born: Caravagio, Michael Angelo Amerigi Da painter

“an excellent soldier, and a man of honest principles,” Churchyard, Thomas poet

“Ccelius Aurelianus de Morbis acutis” Dalechamp, James botanist

“Florum et Coronariarum Odoratarumque nonnullarum Herbarum Historia,” Dodoens, Rembert botanist

Born: Dupleix, Scipio historian

“Samson,” Fabricius, Andrew divine

Born: Fitzsimons, Henry Jesuit

“Life of Cardinal Ximenes,” Gomez De Castro, Alvarez was born at St Eulalia

Died: Jansenius, Cornelius prelate (?–1576)

Born: Janssens, Abraham artist (15691632)

Born: Jorden, Edward physician

Died: Kingsmill, Andrew one of the earliest puritan divines

“De Eclipsibus Liber.” Leowitz, Cyprian a celebrated astronomer in the sixteenth century

Born: Marini, John Baptist poet

“A Collection of various pieces, ancient and modern, translated from the Syriac,” Masius, Andrew born in 1516

“Opuscula de Simplicium Medicamentorum Facultatibus secundum genera et loca,” Matthiolus, Peter Andrew physician

Born: Monson, Sir William a brave English admiral

“A Defence of the Honour of queen Mary of Scotland, with a declaration of her right, title, and interest, in the crown of England,” Phillips, Morgan sometimes called Phillip Morgan

Born: Rosweide, Heribert antiquary

“The Tragedie of Ferrex and Porrex.” Sackville, Thomas lord Buckhurst and earl of Dorset

“Traite de la conformite du langage Francois avec le Grec,” Stephanus, Henry the second of the name

“Artis typographicae querimonia de illiteratis quibusdam typographis,” Stephanus, Henry the second of the name

“Epistola qua ad multas multorum amicorum respondet de suas typographic statu, nominatimque de suo Thesauro linguae Graecoe,” Stephanus, Henry the second of the name

“Comicoruin Graecorum sententiae,” Stephanus, Henry the second of the name

“A History of his Own Times from 1500 to 1566,” Surius, Laurentius a voluminous compiler

Died: Tansillo, Lewis poet

“Epistles,” Tixier, John generally known by his assumed name Ravisius Textor

Born: Vorstius, Conrade divine