Johannes Andreas Quenstedt
Johannes Andreas Quenstedt (13 August 1617 – 22 May 1688) was a German Lutheran dogmatician in the Lutheran scholastic tradition.Quenstedt was born at Quedlinburg, a nephew of Johann Gerhard. He was e...
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Terao Motomenosuke
Terao Motomenosuke (寺尾 求馬助, 1621 – July 9, 1688) was a famed swordsman during the Edo period (17th century) of Japan. Motomenosuke would become rather famous for being the first successor to the S...
Samuel Parker (bishop of Oxford)
Samuel Parker (1640 – 21 March 1688) was an English churchman, of strong Erastian views and a fierce opponent of Dissenters. His political position is often compared with that of Thomas Hobbes, but th...
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Antoine Furetière
Antoine Furetière (28 December 1619 – 14 May 1688), French scholar and writer, was born in Paris.
He studied law and practised for a time as an advocate, but eventually took orders and after vario...
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Adam Gdacjusz
Adam Gdacjusz or Gdacius or Gdak, also called Rey of Silesia (1615 Kluczbork – 1688 Kluczbork) was a Polish-language writer and a Lutheran pastor at the Wilna church and since 1644 was a deacon and, l...
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Ralph Cudworth
Ralph Cudworth (1617 – 26 June 1688) was an English philosopher, the leader of the Cambridge Platonists.
Born at Aller, Somerset, he was educated at Emmanuel College, Cambridge, gaining his M...
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Thomas Jevon
Thomas Jevon (1652–1688) was an English playwright, and one of the first English Harlequins. He began his career as a dancing master, but worked his way onto the stage, and played leading low-comedy p...
Thomas Godden
Thomas Godden, real name Tylden (1624 in Addington, Kent – 1 December 1688 in London) was an English courtier and Catholic priest implicated in the Titus Oates plot.
His father, William Tylden, w...
Ippolito Lante Montefeltro della Rovere
Ippolito Lante Montefeltro della Rovere (15 June 1618 – 29 June 1688) was an Italian nobleman and Duke of Bomarzo.
Lante was the son of Marcantonio Lante (1566–1643) and his wife Lucrezia de...
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Jan Wielopolski the elder
Count Jan Wielopolski (died 1688) was a Polish noble (szlachcic).Son of District Judge and Podkomorzy Kasper Wielopolski and Elżbieta Broniewska. He was married to Zofia Kochanowska.He was a courtier ...
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Sir James Foulis, 2nd Baronet
Sir James Foulis, Lord Colinton (d. 1688), was a Scottish judge.
Foulis was the only son of Alexander Foulis, by Elizabeth, daughter of Robert Hepburn, esq., of Ford, and widow of Sir John Stuart,...
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John Claypole
John Claypole (21 August 1625 – 26 June 1688), was an officer in the Parliamentary army in 1645 during the English Civil War. He was created Lord Cleypole by Oliver Cromwell, but this title naturally ...
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David Elias Heidenreich
David Elias Heidenreich (21 January 1638 – 6 June 1688) was a German poet, dramatist, librettist and translator of the Baroque era.
Born in Leipzig, he was the son of the prominent lawyer Tob...
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William Dewsbury
William Dewsbury (ca. 1621–1688) was Quaker minister in the early period of the movement. He was born in Allerthorpe, Yorkshire, around 1621. Little is known about his parents and education, apart fro...
Robert Carnegie, 3rd Earl of Southesk
Robert Carnegie, 3rd Earl of Southesk (b. before 1649–1688) was a Scottish nobleman.
He inherited the earldom from James Carnegie, 2nd Earl of Southesk.
Thomas Flatman
Thomas Flatman (21 February 1635 – 8 December 1688) was an English poet and miniature painter. There were several editions of his Poems and Songs (1674). One of his self-portraits is in the Victoria a...
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William Moses
William Moses (1623?-1688) was an English academic and lawyer, Master of Pembroke College, Cambridge during the Interregnum and later serjeant-at-law.
The son of John Moses, merchant tailor, he wa...
Henry Morgan
Sir Henry Morgan (Harry Morgan in Welsh; ca. 1635 – 25 August 1688) was a Welsh privateer, pirate and admiral of the English navy who made a name for himself during activities in the Caribbean, ...
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Teimuraz II, Prince of Mukhrani
Teimuraz II (Georgian: თეიმურაზ II მუხრანბატონი, T'eimuraz I Mukhranbatoni) (1649–1688) was the head of the Mukhrani branch of the royal Bagrationi dynasty of Kartli. He was Prince (batoni) of Muk...
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Ann Glover
Goodwife Ann "Goody" Glover (died November 16, 1688) was the last person to be hanged in Boston as a witch, although the Salem witch trials in nearby Salem, Massachusetts occurred mainly in 1692.
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Philippe de Buyster
Philippe de Buyster (1595 – 1688), was a Flemish-French sculptor.
He was born in Antwerp and became a pupil of Gillis van Papenhoven. He moved to Paris in 1620, where in 1632 he became 'Scul...
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Sir Arthur Onslow, 1st Baronet
Sir Arthur Onslow, 1st Baronet (1622 – 21 July 1688) was an English politician who sat in the House of Commons at various times between 1641 and 1685.
Onslow was the eldest son of Sir Richard Onsl...
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Peter Valesius Walsh
Peter Walsh, O.F.M., (Latin: Petrus Valesius; c. 1618 – March 15, 1688), Irish theologian and controversialist, was born near Mooretown, County Kildare, and studied at Leuven, where he joined the ...
Constantine Phaulkon
Constance Phaulkon, born Κωσταντής Γεράκης or Costantin Gerachi (Greek: Κωνσταντῖνος Γεράκης, Konstantinos Gerakis, "γεράκι", is the word for "falcon") also known by the French simply as Monsieur Cons...
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Roger Pepys
Roger Pepys (3 May 1617 - 4 October 1688) was an English lawyer and politician who sat in the House of Commons from 1661 to 1678.Pepys was born at Heydon, Norfolk, the son of Talbot Pepys of Impingto...
Robert Newlyn
Robert Newlyn (1597–1688) was an English clergyman and academic. He was President of Corpus Christi College, Oxford from 1640 to 1648, was expelled by the parliamentary visitation of Oxford, and retur...
Charles of Mecklenburg-Güstrow
Charles, Duke of Mecklenburg-Güstrow (18 November 1664 in Güstrow – 15 March 1688, ibid.) was the hereditary prince of Mecklenburg-Güstrow. He was a son of Gustavus Adolph and his wife Magdalen...
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Louis Victor de Rochechouart de Mortemart
Louis Victor de Rochechouart de Mortemart, Duke of Mortemart (25 August 1636 – 15 December 1688) was a French nobleman and member of the ancient House of Rochechouart. His father Gabriel de Rochechoua...
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John Cloberry
Sir John Cloberry (c. 1625 – January 1688) was an English soldier and politician who sat in the House of Commons at various times between 1660 and 1685.Cloberry was the son of John Cloberry of Bradst...
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