Nikoloz Cholokashvili
Nikoloz Cholokashvili (Nicholas Irubakidze-Cholokashvili) (Georgian: ნიკოლოზ ჩოლოყაშვილი; ნიკოლოზ ირუბაქიძე-ჩოლოყაშვილი), known in Europe as Niceforo Irbachi, (1585-1658), was a Georgian Orthodox ...
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Pedro de Torres Rámila
Pedro de Torres Rámila (Latin: Petro de Torres Ramilae) (1583—1658) was a Spanish poet, satirist and Renaissance humanist.Rámila was born in Vilarcayo, Burgos. He was professor of humanities at...
Georg Philipp Harsdorffer
Georg Philipp Harsdörffer (November 1, 1607 – September 17, 1658) was a Baroque-period German poet and translator.Born in Nuremberg, he studied law at Altdorf and Strassburg, and subsequently traveled...
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Francis Cleyn
Francis Cleyn (or Francesco Cleyn or Clein; also Frantz or Franz Klein) (c. 1582 – 1658) was a German-born painter and tapestry designer who lived and worked in England.
Francis Cleyn was born in ...
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Richard Gargrave
Sir Richard Gargrave (1575 – 1638) was an English landowner and politician who sat in the House of Commons at various times between 1597 and 1609.Gargrave was the son of Sir Cotton Gargrave and ...
Pieter Floriszoon
Pieter Florisz (1602 or 1606, Monnickendam[1] – 8 November 1658, Øresund) was a Dutch Vice Admiral during the 17th century.
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Patrick Hamilton (poet)
Patrick Hamilton (c. 1575 – May 1658) was a minister of The Church of Scotland during a turbulent period in Scotland’s history. He seems to have chosen the wrong side in the dispute between King Charl...
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Constantine Jessop
Constantine Jessop (1601 or 1602 – 16 April 1658) was a 17th-century Anglican clergyman.
Jessop was the son of John Jessop, a minister at Pembroke, Pembrokeshire in Wales. He studied initia...
Marcus Vulson de la Colombière
Marcus Vulson de la Colombière (†1658 or 1665) or Sieur [Sir] de la Colombière was a French heraldist, historian, poet, minion of the royal court. His name is often spelt as Wulson and also as Volson....
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Gabriel Bocángel
Gabriel Bocángel y Unzueta (1603–1658) was a playwright and poet of the Spanish Golden Age. Born in Madrid, he studied at Alcalá de Henares and then served as librarian to Cardinal-Infante Ferd...
Francesco I d'Este, Duke of Modena
Francesco I d'Este (6 September 1610 – 14 October 1658) was Duke of Modena and Reggio from 1629 until his death. The eldest son of Alfonso III d'Este, he became reigning duke after his father's ...
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George Berkeley, 8th Baron Berkeley
George Berkeley, 8th Baron Berkeley (1601 – 10 August 1658) was a seventeenth-century English nobleman and a prominent patron of literature in his generation.
George Berkeley, baptized 26 October ...
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Sir John Maynard, KB
Sir John Maynard K.B. (1592–1658) was an English politician.
Maynard was the second son of Sir Henry Maynard, of Estaines Parva, in Essex, and Susan, the daughter of Thomas Pearson. His elder brot...
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John Ashe (of Freshford)
John Ashe (1597 – 1658) was an English clothier and politician who sat in the House of Commons at various times between 1640 and 1656.
Ashe was the son of James Ashe of Freshford, Somerset ...
Pierre du Ryer
Pierre du Ryer (1606 – 6 November 1658) was a French dramatist.
Du Ryer was born in Paris in 1606. His early comedies are loosely modelled on those of Alexandre Hardy, but after the production of ...
Sir Henry Slingsby, 1st Baronet
Sir Henry Slingsby of Scriven, 1st Baronet (14 January 1602 – 8 June 1658) was a Yorkshire landowner, politician and soldier who sat in the House of Commons at various times between 1625 and 1642. He ...
Lettice Digby, 1st Baroness Offaly
Lettice FitzGerald, 1st Baroness Offaly (c.1580- 1 December 1658) was an Irish noblewoman and a member of the FitzGerald dynasty. Heiress-general to the Earls of Kildare on the death of her father, th...
Jacobus Revius
Jacobus Revius (born Jakob Reefsen; November 1586 – 15 November 1658) was a Dutch poet, Calvinist theologian and church historian. His most renowned collection of poems, the Over-ysselsche Sangen en D...
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Bertuccio Valiero
Bertuccio Valiero (Venice, July 1, 1596 – Venice, March 29, 1658) was the 102nd Doge of Venice, reigning from his election on June 15, 1656 until his death.
Bertuccio Valiero was the son of Silves...
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Hans von Bodeck
Hans von Bodeck (1582–1658) was a German diplomat and chancellor of the Hohenzollern Prince-electors of Brandenburg-Prussia.Bodeck came from a prominent patrician family of Elbing (Elbląg) in the Poli...
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Xiang Shengmo
Xiang Shengmo (simplified Chinese: 项圣谟; traditional Chinese: 項聖謨; pinyin: Xiàng Shèngmó; Wade–Giles: Hsiang Sheng-mo); 1597–1658) was a noted Chinese painter in the Ming Dynasty. He wa...
Carlo Emanuele Madruzzo
Carlo Emanuele Madruzzo (5 November 1599 - 15 December 1658) was the prince-bishop of Trento from January 1629 until his death.
He was born at the Castle of Issogne into the noble family of the Ma...
John Reeve (religious leader)
John Reeve (1608–58) was an English plebeian prophet who believed the voice of God had instructed him to found a Third Commission in preparation for the last days of earth. This commission was third ...
Sir William Airmine, 2nd Baronet
Sir William Airmine, 2nd Baronet (14 July 1622 – 2 January 1658) was an English politician who sat in the House of Commons from 1646 to 1653.Airmine was born at Ruckholt, the son of Sir William Airmin...
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Bartholomew Holzhauser
Venerable Bartholomew Holzhauser (August 24, 1613 – May 20, 1658) was a German priest, a founder of a religious community, and a visionary and writer of prophecies.
Bartholomew Holzhauser was...
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Thomas Fell
Thomas Fell (1598–1658), was a lawyer, member of parliament and vice-chancellor of the duchy of Lancaster.
Fell was born at Hawkeswell, near Ulverston. He was the son of George Fell, a gentleman o...
Jørgen Kaas
Jørgen Kaas (1618 – 30 January 1658 in Fyn) was a Danish colonel, lord of the fiefdom Lister in Norway, and owner of the Hastrup and Østergaard estates in Denmark. A member of the younger Kaas fa...
Edmund Sheffield, 2nd Earl of Mulgrave
Edmund Sheffield, 2nd Earl of Mulgrave (December 1611 – 24 August 1658) was an English peer who supported the Parliamentary cause during the English Civil War period. The grandson of the First Earl, M...
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António Raposo Tavares
António Raposo Tavares o Velho (Portuguese: the old one) (1598–1658) was a Portuguese colonial bandeirante who explored mainland eastern South America and claimed it for Portugal, extending the territ...
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