Giovanni Domenico da Nola (1510-1592) signorella gioia mia ...
Jun 28, 2010 ... Translation My lady, my joy how much beautiful you are so sweet and tasty that you makes the deads back in life your eyes are blazing beams ...
Schmalkaldic League
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Frances Grey, Duchess of Suffolk
Frances Grey, Duchess of Suffolk (16 July 1517 – 20 November 1559) was the second child and eldest daughter of King Henry VIII's sister Mary and Charles Brandon, 1st Duke of Suffolk. She was the mothe...
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Jens Tillufssøn Bjelke
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Jacquet of Mantua
Jacquet of Mantua (Jacques Colebault, dit Jachet de Mantoue) (1483 – October 2, 1559) was a French composer of the Renaissance, who spent almost his entire life in Italy. He was an influential member...
Murdoch Nisbet
Murdoch Nisbet (died 1559) was a Scottish notary public in the diocese of Glasgow who created one of the earliest Bible translations into Scots. Living in the parish of Loudoun, Ayrshire, Nisbet's wor...
Ercole II d'Este, Duke of Ferrara
Ercole II d'Este (5 April 1508 – 3 October 1559) was Duke of Ferrara, Modena and Reggio from 1534 to 1559. He was the eldest son of Alfonso I d'Este and Lucrezia Borgia.Through his mother, Ercole wa...
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Philip III, Count of Nassau-Weilburg
Philip III, Count of Nassau-Weilburg (20 September 1504 at Neuweilnau Castle in Weilrod – 4 October 1559 in Weilburg) was a Count of the Nassau-Weilburg. Among his major achievements were the i...
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John Raynsford
Sir John Raynsford (by 1482-1559) was an English politician.John Raynsford was the only son of Sir John Raynsford of Bradfield Hall, Essex, and his first wife, Anne Starkey (d. 26 December 1488), wido...
Robert Cotton (died 1559)
Robert Cotton (by 1504-1559) was an English politician.He was a Member (MP) of the Parliament of England for Leicester in March 1553.
Yūki Masakatsu
Yūki Masakatsu (結城 政勝, 1503 – September 2, 1559) was a Japanese samurai during the Sengoku period. He was the head of the Yūki clan.
He was the son of Yūki Masatomo.
John "Wynn" ap Maredudd
John "Wynn" ap Maredudd (died 9 July 1559) was the Head of the House of Aberffraw following the death of his father, Meredydd ap Ieuan ap Robert of Dolwyddelan, Caernarvonshire. It is not known if he...
William IV, Count of Henneberg-Schleusingen
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John Abyn
John Abyn (by 1523-58/59), of Salisbury, Wiltshire, was an English politician.
Abyn was a Member of Parliament for Salisbury October 1553 and April 1554.
Andrés Laguna
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Laguna was born in Segovia, according to Diego de Colmenares and other historians, to a convert...
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Robert Southwell (lawyer)
Sir Robert Southwell (born c.1506 in Windham Manor, Norfolk – died 1559 in Mereworth) was an English civil servant during the reigns of Henry VIII, Edward VI and Mary I. He was elected Member of Parli...
Jørgen Sadolin
Jørgen Jensen Sadolin (c. 1490 – December 29, 1559 in Odense) was a Danish reformer, the son of Jens Christensen, a curate and subsequently a canon of Viborg Cathedral, and consequently, in all probab...
Theophanes the Cretan
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Andrew Dudley
Sir Andrew Dudley, KG (c. 1507 – 1559) was an English soldier, courtier, and diplomat. A younger brother of John Dudley, 1st Duke of Northumberland, he served in Henry VIII's navy and obtai...
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Nicholas Tacitus Zegers
Nicholas Tacitus Zegers (c.1495 – 25 August 1559) was a Flemish Franciscan biblical exegete.
He was born either at Diest or Brussels during the latter half of the fifteenth century; After ...
George Lily
George Lily (died 1559) was an English Roman Catholic priest, humanist scholar, biographer, topographer and cartographer.
George Lily was born in London, the son of William Lily the grammarian, an...
Christian III of Denmark
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Thomas Bacon (academic)
Thomas Bacon was the fifteenth master of Gonville Hall, Cambridge (later Gonville and Caius College) from 1552. In 1521 he was Principal of Physwick Hostel, Caius
Giovanni da Nola
Giovanni da Nola (1478–1559), also known as Giovanni Merliano, was an Italian sculptor and architect of the Renaissance, active in Naples.He was born the son of a leather merchant, in Nola near Naples...
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Christopher Roper (MP)
Christopher Roper (1508/9-58/59), of Lynsted, Kent, was an English politician.He was a Member of Parliament (MP) for Rochester March 1553.
Juan Alfonso Pérez de Guzmán, 6th Duke of Medina Sidonia
Juan Alfonso Pérez de Guzmán y de Guzmán-Zúñiga, 6th Duke of Medina Sidonia (24 March 1502—26 November 1558) was the son of Juan Alfonso Pérez de Guzmán, 3rd Duke of Medina Sidonia, half brother of En...
William Fitzherbert (c. 1520–1559?)
William Fitzherbert (c. 1520–1559?), of Lichfield and Swynnerton, Staffordshire and the Inner Temple, London, was an English politician.He was a member (MP) of the Parliament of England for Lichfield ...
George van Egmond
George or Joris van Egmont (Egmond, ca. 1504 – Saint-Amand Abbey, 26 September 1559) was bishop of Utrecht from 1534 to 1559.
George was the son of Jan III van Egmont. In 1526 he became cano...
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Gerald Aylmer (judge)
Sir Gerald Aylmer (ca. 1500–1559) was a judge in Ireland in the time of Henry VIII and played a key part in enforcing the Dissolution of the Monasteries.
He was the younger son of Bartholomew Aylm...