Johannes Ockeghem
Johannes Ockeghem (1420-96) was the most important composer of his generation in the Flemish school that dominated Renaissance music. Possibly a pupil of the...
Nikola Božidarević
Nikola Božidarević, known as Nicholas of Ragusa (Italian: Nicolò Raguseo, Latin: Nicolaus Ragusinus, Croatian: Nikola Dubrovčanin) (before 1460 – 1517) was a Ragusan painter.
Nikola B...
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Brian Palmes (died 1519)
Brian Palmes (before 1467–1519) was an English landowner, justice of the assize and politician who sat in the House of Commons.
Palmes was the son eldest son and heir of William Palmes of Naburn a...
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Cristoforo Caselli
Cristoforo Caselli (also known as Da Palma or il Temporello or Cristofaro Castelli) was an Italian painter of the Renaissance period. Parma 1460ca. - 1521
Caselli was a pupil of Mazzuola, and live...
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Nycasius de Clibano
Nycasius de Clibano (also Nicasius, Casijn) (fl. 1457 – 1497) was a Franco-Flemish singer and composer of the Renaissance, probably active only in his homeland, the southern part of the Netherla...
Przecław Lanckoroński
Przecław Lanckoroński (Ukrainian: Предслав Лянцкоронський) of Brzezie of Zadora Coat of Arms (died June 10, 1531) was a notable member of the Polish szlachta, a knight often identified as the fir...
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Sigrid Eskilsdotter (Banér)
Sigrid Eskilsdotter (Banér) (died 1528), was a Swedish noble, the mother of the Swedish regent Christina Gyllenstierna and the maternal grandmother of King Gustav Vasa of Sweden.
Sigrid Eskilsdott...
Thomas Ensing
Thomas Ensing (by 1490-ca. 1539), of Winchelsea, Sussex, was an English politician. He was a Member of Parliament (MP) for Winchelsea 1529 and 1536.
William Wriothesley
William Wriothesley or Wrythe (pronunciation uncertain: /ˈraɪzli/ RYE-zlee (archaic), /ˈrɒtsli/ ROTT-slee (present-day) and /ˈraɪəθsli/ RYE-əths-lee have been suggested) (died 1513) was an officer of...
Heinrich Eggestein
Heinrich Eggestein (born around 1415/1420 in Rosheim, Alsace; died 1488 or later; also spelled Eckstein or Eggesteyn) is considered, along with Johannes Mentelin, to be the earliest book printer in St...
Master of the Lübeck Bible
Master of the Lübeck Bible (fl. ca. 1485 – ca. 1520) was a Flemish manuscript illuminator and printmaker. He is named for a series of woodcuts designed for a Bible printed at Lübeck, Germany in...
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William Justice (MP)
William Justice (by 1448–1521), was an English politician.He was made Sheriff (1495–96) and Mayor of Southampton (1501–02) where he traded in wine and other commodities from 1481. After moving to Read...
Aert van Tricht
Aert van Tricht was a Dutch metal-caster who was active in Maastricht between 1492 and 1501, in Antwerp in 1521 (?). He is sometimes called Aert van Tricht the Elder to distinguish him from his son. H...
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Agostino Vespucci
Agostino Vespucci was a Florentine chancellery official, clerk, and assistant to Niccolò Machiavelli and others. He is most well known for identifying the model of Leonardo da Vinci's Mona Lisa as Lis...
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Johannes Knolleisen
Johannes Knolleisen (died 1511) was a German theological professor.Nothing is known about his parents and his youth, aside from his being born in Allenstein in Warmia (today Olsztyn, Poland). He recei...
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Alice Chestre
Alice Chestre (sometimes written "Chester" or "Chestour") (died 1485) was a merchant and a benefactor of the city of Bristol, England. She married Henry Chestre (or Chester), a draper who traded in S...
Johannes Ockeghem
Johannes Ockeghem (also Jean de, Jan; surname Okeghem, Ogkegum, Okchem, Hocquegam, Ockegham; other variant spellings are also encountered) (1410/1425 – February 6, 1497) was the most famous composer o...
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Thomas Coke (died 1523)
Thomas Coke (by 1458-1523), was an English politician.He was a Member (MP) of the Parliament of England for Salisbury in 1489, 1497, 1504, 1510, 1512 and 1515. He was Mayor of Salisbury 1491-2 and 151...