Moses Isserles
Moses Isserles (Polish: Mojżesz ben Israel Isserles; February 22, 1520 – May 11, 1572), was an eminent Polish Ashkenazic rabbi, talmudist, and posek, renowned for his fundamental work of Halakha...
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Martha Leijonhufvud
Märta Erikdotter Leijonhufvud, (English: Martha) known as King Märta (24 December 1520 in Ödeby Lillkyrka, Ekeberg, Närke – 15 January 1584 in Stegeholm), was a politically active Swedish noble. She w...
Rowland Hayward
Sir Rowland Hayward (c. 1520 – 5 December 1593) was a London merchant, and Lord Mayor of the City in both 1570 and 1591. Through his commercial activities he acquired considerable wealt...
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Daraisung Guden Khan
Daraisung Guden Khan (1520–1557) or Darayisung Gudeng Khan was the Mongol Khan of the Post-Imperial Mongolia. He was the eldest son of Bodi Alagh Khan, whom he succeeded as Khan.During his rule, Altan...
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John Proctor (MP)
John Proctor (1520? – 1558/59) was an English politician.He was a Member (MP) of the Parliament of England for Chippenham in November 1554.
Jeanne de Gontaut
Jeanne de Gontaut, Countess of Noailles (c.1520- 26 September 1586), was a French noblewoman and the wife of Antoine de Noailles, Admiral of France and French Ambassador to England from 1553 to 1556. ...
John Chichester (d.1569)
Sir John Chichester (1519/20-1569) of Raleigh in the parish of Pilton, near Barnstaple in North Devon, was a leading member of the Devonshire gentry, a naval captain, and ardent Protestant who served...
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António de Gama Pereira
António de Gama Pereira (1520–1604) was a Portuguese jurist.After studies in Coimbra and Bologna from 1537 to 1549, he served on Portugal's highest courts, the Casa de Suplicação and the Desembargo do...
Gáspár Bekes
Gáspár de Kornyath Bekes (also Gáspár de Corniath Bekes, Gaspar Békés de Kornyát, Kornyáti Bekes Gáspár, or Kaspar Bekes, Caspar Bekesh; 1520 – 7 November 1580) was a Hungarian nobleman who fought Ste...
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Edward Aglionby
Edward Aglionby (1520 – ca. 1591) was an English Member of Parliament, official, translator and poet. He was closely associated with the Dudley family.
He was born at Carlisle the son of Ric...
Hermann von Kerssenbroch
Hermann von Kerssenbrock (also Kerssenbroick or Kerssenbroch) was a German teacher and historian, b. Mönchshof, Barntrup (Lippe), about 1520; d. Osnabrück, 5 July 1585. He attended school first in Pad...
Filippa Duci
Filippa Duci (French - Philippa Desducs; 1520, Moncalieri, Piedmont - before October 1586, near Tours), dame de Couy, was a Piedmontese courtesan.
Her father was Gian Antonio Duci and during the ...
Pietro Gravisi
Pietro Gravisi (1520-1588), Marquis of Pietrapelosa, was the commander of a Venetian galley in the Battle of Lepanto in 1571, and fought in the War of Siena and against the Ottomans.His relative Lucre...
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Johannes Acronius Frisius
Johannes Acronius (or Atrocianus) Frisius (1520 - 18 October 1564) was a Dutch doctor and mathematician of the 16th century.He was named after his city of birth, Akkrum in Frisia. From 1547 he worked ...
Madeleine of Valois
Madeleine of Valois (10 August 1520 – 7 July 1537) was a French princess who became Queen of Scots as the first spouse of King James V.
Madeleine was born at Saint-Germain-en-Laye, France, the fif...
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Pontus De la Gardie
Baron Pontus De la Gardie (ca. 1520 – 5 November 1585) was a French nobleman and general in the service of Denmark and Sweden. He was born Pontus De La Gardie in Caunes-Minervois (Aude), Langued...
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Gabriel Bounin
Gabriel Bounin was a French author and dramaturgist of the 16th century. He was a lawyer of Châteauroux in Berry. In 1561, Gabriel Bounin published La Soltane, a tragedy highlighting the role of Roxel...
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Geert van Turnhout
Geert van Turnhout (French: Gérard de Turnhout; c. 1520–15 September 1580) was a Flemish composer, who became master of the Flemish chapel (capilla flamenca) in Spain.He was born in Turnhout. He had a...
William More (died 1600)
Sir William More (30 January 1520 – 20 July 1600), of Loseley, Surrey, was the son of Sir Christopher More. He was actively involved in local administration and in the enforcement of the Elizabethan r...
Willem Boy
Willem Boy (French: Guillaume Boyen) (1520 – 1592) was a Flemish painter, sculptor, and architect active in Sweden from around 1558 until his death.Few of Boy's works have survived, and he i...
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James Pilkington (bishop)
James Pilkington (1520–1576), was born in Rivington, Lancashire, England. He became the first Protestant Bishop of Durham from 1561 until his death in 1576. He founded Rivington Grammar School and was...
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Mikołaj Sieniawski (1520-1584)
Mikołaj Sieniawski (1520-1584) was a Polish magnate, military commander, Field Hetman of the Crown in 1562-1564 and 1575-1576.
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Gaspar Becerra
Gaspar Becerra (1520–1570) was a Spanish painter and sculptor.
He was born at Baeza in Andalusia. He studied at Rome, it is said under Michelangelo, and assisted Giorgio Vasari in painting the hal...
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Madeleine Des Roches
Madeleine Des Roches (née Madeleine Neveu) (c. 1520 – November 1587) was a French writer of the Renaissance. She was the mother of Catherine Fradonnet, called Catherine Des Roches (December 1542 - No...
Jacob Praetorius the Elder
Jacob Praetorius (I) or Jacob Praetorius the Elder (c. 1520, Magdeburg - 1586, Hamburg) was a German organist and composer. He was the father of Hieronymus Praetorius and the grandfather of Jacob Prae...
Lambert van Noort
Lambert van Noort (1520–1571) was a Flemish Renaissance painter.
Lambert was born in Amersfoort. According to Houbraken he was an important painter and architect who became the father of th...
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Carlo Grassi
Carlo Grassi (1520–1571) was an Italian Roman Catholic bishop and cardinal.
Carlo Grassi was born in Bologna in 1519, the son of Bolognese patrician Palatine Count Giannantonio Grassi and his wife...
Claudine de la Tour-Turenne
Claudine de La Tour-Turenne (1520–1591) was a lady-in-waiting of Marguerite de Valois (1553–1615), the spouse of the French king Henri IV (1553–1610). On October 31, 1535, Claudine married, at the age...
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William Kirkcaldy of Grange
Sir William Kirkcaldy of Grange (c. 1520 – 3 August 1573) was a Scottish politician and soldier who fought for the Scottish Reformation but ended his career holding Edinburgh castle on behalf of ...
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