Barnim X, Duke of Pomerania
Barnim X, or according to another count Barnim XII (15 February 1549, Wolgast – 1 September 1603, Szczecin) was a duke of Pomerania and a member of the House of Griffins. He administered from 15...
Philippe de Mornay
Philippe de Mornay (5 November 1549 – 11 November 1623), seigneur du Plessis Marly, usually known as Du-Plessis-Mornay or Mornay Du Plessis, was a French Protestant writer and member of the anti...
Ferdinando I de' Medici, Grand Duke of Tuscany
Ferdinando I de' Medici, Grand Duke of Tuscany (30 July 1549 – 17 February 1609) was Grand Duke of Tuscany from 1587 to 1609, having succeeded his older brother Francesco I.
Ferdinando was t...
Miyoshi Yoshitsugu
Miyoshi Yoshitsugu (三好 義継, 1549 - December 10, 1573), adopted son of Nagayoshi, was a samurai of the Sengoku period who was practically the last head of Miyoshi clan, daimyo of Kawachi province of...
Antonio de Herrera y Tordesillas
Antonio de Herrera y Tordesillas (1549 – 28 March 1626 or 27 March 1625) was a chronicler, historian, and writer of the Spanish Golden Age, author of Historia general de los hechos de los castell...
John Pakington (died 1625)
Sir John Pakington (1549 – 18 January 1625) of Aylesbury was a courtier in the reigns of Elizabeth I and James I. He was a favourite of Elizabeth's who nicknamed him "Lusty Pakington" for his physiqu...
Francoise d'Orléans-Longueville
Françoise d'Orléans (5 April 1549 – 11 June 1601) was the second wife of Louis de Bourbon, Prince of Condé, a "Prince du Sang" and leader of the Huguenots during the French Wars of Religion.
Her p...
Francesco Maria II della Rovere, Duke of Urbino
Francesco Maria II della Rovere (10 February 1549 – 23 April 1631) was the last Duke of Urbino.
Born at Pesaro, Francesco Maria was the son of Guidobaldo II della Rovere, Duke of Urbino, Count of ...
Eustache Du Caurroy
Eustache du Caurroy (baptised February 4, 1549 – August 7, 1609) was a French composer of the late Renaissance. He was a prominent composer of both secular and sacred music at the end of the Renaissa...
Anne of Saint Bartholomew
Anne of St. Bartholomew, O.C.D. (Spanish: Ana de San Bartolomé) (Almendral de la Cañada, Old Castile, 1 October 1549 – Antwerp, 7 June 1626), was a Spanish Discalced Carmelite nun, and compa...
Nikola Vitov Gučetić
Nikola Vitov Gučetić (also Nicolò Vito Gozze; 1549–1610) was a Croatian statesman, philosopher, science writer from the Republic of Dubrovnik and author of one of the first scientific dissertations r...
Oniniwa Tsunamoto
Oniniwa Tsunamoto (鬼庭 綱元) (1549 – July 13, 1640) was a Japanese samurai of the late Sengoku era through early Edo era. He was the son of Oniniwa Yoshinao and his half-sister, (Katakura) Kita...
Malik Ambar
Malik Ambar (1549 – 13 May 1626) was an Ethiopian born in Harar, sold as a child by his parents due to poverty. He was eventually brought to India and remained enslaved by the people that bought him. ...
Abraham Gorlaeus
Abraham Gorlaeus, (the Latinized name he is usually known under), or Abraham van Goorle (original name), (1549 — 1608) was a Flemish antiquary.
Gorlaeus published Dactyliotheca, the catalog of eng...
Martín García Óñez de Loyola
Don Martín García Óñez de Loyola (1549 in Azpeitia, Gipuzkoa – December 24, 1598 at Curalaba) was a Spanish Basque soldier and Royal Governor of the Captaincy General of Chile.
As a young man in 1...
Gregory of Valencia
Gregory of Valencia (Spanish: Gregorio de Valencia) (c. 1550 – April 25, 1603) was a Spanish humanist and scholar who was a professor at the University of Ingolstadt.
Gregory of Valencia was b...
Catherine of Brandenburg-Küstrin
Catherine of Brandenburg-Küstrin (10 August 1549 – 30 September 1602) was a Margravine of Brandenburg-Küstrin by birth and Electress of Brandenburg by marriage.
Catherine was the younger of two da...
Juan de Salcedo
Not to be confused with Juan Salcedo, Jr.Juan de Salcedo (1549 – March 11, 1576) was a Spanish conquistador. He was born in Mexico in 1549 and he was the grandson of Miguel López de Legazpi and brothe...
Matsudaira Shigekatsu
Matsudaira Shigekatsu (松平 重勝, 1549 – January 6, 1620) was a Japanese daimyo of the early Edo period. Also known as Denzaburō (伝三郎). Inherited headship of the Nomi-Matsudaira (能見松平) from his ...
Charles Philippe de Croÿ, Marquis d’Havré
Charles Philippe of Croÿ (1 September 1549 – Burgundy, 23 November 1613), Marquis of Havré, was a military and politician from the Southern Netherlands.
He was the son of Philippe II de Croÿ and h...
Johann Lohel
Johann Lohelius (1549 – November 2, 1622), better known as Johann Lohel, was the archbishop of Prague from September 18, 1612 until his death.
Born in 1549 in a poor family, Johann was piously bro...
John Rainolds
John Rainolds (or Reynolds) (1549 – 21 May 1607) was an English academic and churchman, of Puritan views. He is remembered for his role in the Authorized Version of the Bible, a project of which...
Abd al-Aziz al-Fishtali
Abu Faris Abd al-Aziz al-Sinhaji al-Fishtali (1549–1621) was the secretary of state for correspondence and leading poet from Ahmad al-Mansur's court. He wrote 69 poems, numbering 1016 verses. The one ...
Jana Ueekata
Jana Ueekata Rizan (謝名 親方 利山) (1549–1611), also known by the Chinese-style name Tei Dō (鄭迵) (pinyin Zheng Dong), was a Ryūkyūan aristocrat and bureaucrat in the royal government of the Ryūkyū ...
Pietro Alagona
Pietro Alagona (1549 – 19 October 1624) was a Catholic theologian. Alagona was born in Syracuse. He entered the Society of Jesus in 1564, taught philosophy and theology, and was Rector of Trapani. He ...
Marie Touchet
Marie Touchet (1549 – March 28, 1638), Dame de Belleville, was the only mistress of Charles IX of France.
Although born to a bourgeois family at Orléans, the daughter of Marie Mathy and a Hu...
Juraj IV Zrinski
Juraj IV Zrinski (Hungarian: Zrínyi IV. György), (*April 13, 1549 – †Vép by Szombathely, May 4, 1603), was a Croatian count, a member of the Zrinski noble family.
He was the son of Croatian B...
Rusu Masakage
Rusu Masakage (留守 政景, 1549 – February 28, 1607) was a Japanese samurai of the Sengoku period through Azuchi-Momoyama period. Served as a retainer of the Date clan Masakage was the uncle of the fam...
Jerome Xavier
Jerome Xavier, born Jerónimo de Ezpeleta y Goñi (1549 – June 27, 1617), was a Spanish Jesuit missionary into the Mughal court of Akbar (1542–1605), and his son Jahangir. Grand-nephew of Saint Francis ...
Kaspar Ulenberg
Kaspar Ulenberg (24 December 1549 – 16 February 1617) was a Catholic convert, theological writer and translator of the Bible.He was born at Lippstadt on the Lippe, Westphalia, in 1549; died at Cologne...