Francesco Rasi
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Michael Praetorius
Michael Praetorius (1571-1621) was a German composer, organist, and writer about music. He was one of the most versatile composers of his age, being particul...
Benedetto Giustiniani
Benedetto Giustiniani (5 June 1554 – 27 March 1621) was an Italian clergyman who was made a cardinal in the consistory of 16 November 1586 by Pope Sixtus V.He participated in the papal conclaves of ...
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Ippolito Fiorini
Ippolito Fiorini (c. 1549–1621) was a composer and lutenist, and the maestro di capella at the court of Alfonso II d'Este in Ferrara during its entire existence (1568–1597). As maestro di capell...
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Philip III of Spain
Philip III of Spain (Spanish: Felipe III «el piadoso»; 14 April 1578 – 31 March 1621) was King of Spain (as Philip III in Castille and Philip II in Aragon) and Portugal (Portuguese: Filipe II)...
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Sado Khan
Sado Khan (1558 Multan - 1621 CE) was a Pashtun figure, and the ancestor of the Sadozai clan of the Abdali Pashtun tribe, to which belongs Ahmad Shah Abdali and some known families of Multan. He succe...
Elizabeth Somerset, Countess of Worcester (1556–1621)
Elizabeth Hastings, later Countess of Worcester (born before 1556 – 24 August 1621) was a noblewoman born in Scotland to Francis Hastings, 2nd Earl of Huntingdon and Catherine Pole. In December ...
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Mary Sidney
Mary Herbert, Countess of Pembroke (née Sidney; 27 October 1561 – 25 September 1621), is listed with her brother Philip Sidney, Edmund Spenser, and William Shakespeare, as one of the notable aut...
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Francis Mason (priest)
Francis Mason (c.1566–1621) was an English churchman, archdeacon of Norfolk and author of Of the Consecration of the Bishops in the Church of England (1613), a defence of the Church of England and the...
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Grey Brydges, 5th Baron Chandos
Grey Brydges, 5th Baron Chandos (c. 1580 – 10 August 1621) was an English nobleman and courtier.
He was the only son of William Brydges, 4th Baron Chandos, who died on 18 November 1602, and ...
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Guillaume du Vair
Guillaume du Vair (7 March 1556 – 3 August 1621) was a French author and lawyer.He was born in Paris. After taking holy orders, he exercised only legal functions for most of his career. However...
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Richard Wyche (merchant)
Richard Wyche (or Wiche) (1554–1621) was a London shipowner and merchant. He was on the first Committee of Directors of the English East India Company, assisted in the formation of the North West Comp...
Juan Alonso Pimentel de Herrera, 5th Duke of Benavente
Juan Alonso Pimentel de Herrera (died 7 January 1621, in Benavente, Spain) was a Knight of the Order of Santiago, Grandee of Spain, 5th Duke of Benavente at the death without issue of the 4th Duke, as...
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Ralph Agas
Ralph Agas (or Radulph Agas) (c. 1540 – 26 November 1621), English land surveyor, was born at Stoke-by-Nayland, Suffolk, about 1540, and entered upon the practice of his profession in 1566.Lette...
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Andrzej Sapieha
Andrzej Sapieha (1539 – October 11, 1621) was a Polish–Lithuanian nobleman (szlachcic) of the Sapieha family, who served as the Great Royal Deputy Cup-bearer of Lithuania (Podczaszy wielki litewski), ...
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Francesco Rasi
Francesco Rasi (14 May 1574 – 30 November 1621) was an Italian composer, singer (tenor), chitarrone player, and poet.Rasi was born in Arezzo. He studied at the University of Pisa and in 1594 he was st...
François Pithou
François Pithou (1543–1621) was a French lawyer and author.He was a younger brother of Pierre Pithou and the twins Jean and Nicolas Pithou. His works are Glossarium ad libros capitularium (1588) and T...
Edmund Uvedale (died 1621)
Edmund Uvedale (died 1621), of Little Crichel, Dorset, was an English politician.He was a Member of Parliament (MP) for Corfe Castle in 1572.
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Robert Snoden
Robert Snoden or Snowden (Mansfield, unknown date – London, 1621) was an English bishop.
He was born in Mansfield Woodhouse. He matriculated at Christ's College, Cambridge, where he graduate...
John Barclay (poet)
John Barclay (28 January 1582 – 15 August 1621) was a Scottish writer, satirist and neo-Latin poet.
He was born in Pont-à-Mousson, Lorraine, France, where his father, William Barclay, held the cha...
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Anton Colander
Anton Colander (1590, Weißenfels – 1621, Dresden) was a German (Electoral Saxon) composer and organist.He was a childhood friend of Heinrich Schütz, studying law in Leipzig with Schütz's brother Benja...
Edward Fuller (Mayflower passenger)
Edward Fuller (c.1575 — winter of 1620/21) was a passenger on the historic 1620 voyage of the ship Mayflower. He was a signatory to the Mayflower Compact and perished with his wife soon after the pass...
Catherine Stenbock
Catherine Stenbock (Swedish: Katarina Gustavsdotter Stenbock ; born at Torpa, Tranemo Municipality, Västergötland on 22 July 1535 – died at Strömsholm, Västmanland on 13 December 1621) was Queen ...
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Terenzio Terenzi
Terenzio Terenzi (1575–1621) was an Italian painter of the late-Renaissance or Mannerist period. Born near Pesaro, he is also known as Terenzio da Urbino or il Rondolino. He was a pupil of the painter...
Bonaventure Hepburn
Father Bonaventure Hepburn, O.M., born James Hepburn, (14 July 1573, East Lothian – October 1620 or 1621, Venice, Italy), was a Scottish Roman Catholic linguist, lexicographer, philologist and biblica...
Charles Bonaventure de Longueval, Count of Bucquoy
Charles Bonaventure de Longueval, Count of Bucquoy (Czech Karel Bonaventura Buquoy, Spanish Carlos Buenaventura de Longueval, Conde de Bucquoy, full name in French Charles Bonaventure de Longueval com...
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Thomas Lambert (died 1621)
Thomas Lambert (ca. 1558-1621), of Hazeley in Hampshire, was an English politician.Lambert was a Member of Parliament for Southampton in 1601.
Thomas Harriot
Thomas Harriot (Oxford, ca. 1560 – London, 2 July 1621) — or spelled Harriott, Hariot, or Heriot — was an English astronomer, mathematician, ethnographer, and translator. He is sometimes credited with...
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Portrait of Pope Paul V
Portrait of Pope Paul V (c. 1605–1606) is a painting by the Italian artist Michelangelo Merisi da Caravaggio (1571–1610), now in the Palazzo Borghese (private collection), Rome.Camillo Borghese ...