Famous People Born In 1500

Discover the most famous people born in 1500. The list includes people like Charles V, Holy Roman Emperor, Hernando de Soto, Reginald Pole, Tansen, Benvenuto Cellini and many more. This list of celebrities is loosely sorted by popularity. People featured on this list, include spiritual & religious leaders, political leaders, artists and sculptors born in 1500. This list includes people from England, Spain, Italy and many more countries.

This ranking is based on an algorithm that combines various factors, including the votes of our users and search trends on the internet.

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 1 Charles V, Holy Roman Emperor

Charles V, Holy Roman Emperor
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Listed In: Emperors & Kings
Famous As: Former Holy Roman Emperor
Birthdate: 24th February
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Ghent
Died: September 21, 1558

 2 Hernando de Soto

Hernando de Soto
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Listed In: Explorers
Famous As: Explorer
Birthdate: 30th November
Birthplace: Province of Badajoz, Spain
Died: May 21, 1542

 3 Tansen

Tansen
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Famous As: composer
Birthdate: 30th November
Birthplace: Gwalior
Died: 1589 AD
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 4 Diane de Poitiers

Diane de Poitiers
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Listed In: Noblewomen
Famous As: Courtier
Birthdate: 9th January
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Saint-Vallier, France
Died: April 25, 1566
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 5 Edward Seymour, 1st duke of Somerset

Edward Seymour, 1st duke of Somerset
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Government Official
Birthdate: 30th November
Birthplace: England
Died: January 22, 1552

 6 Thutmose I

Thutmose I
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Famous As: Pharaoh
Birthdate: 30th November

 7 Benvenuto Cellini

Benvenuto Cellini
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Famous As: Goldsmith
Birthdate: 3rd November
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Florence, Italy
Died: February 13, 1571
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 8 Reginald Pole

Reginald Pole
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Famous As: Archbishop of Canterbury
Birthdate: 3rd March
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Stourton Castle, England
Died: November 17, 1558

 9 Ruy López de Villalobos

Ruy López de Villalobos
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: explorer
Birthdate: 30th November
Birthplace: Málaga
Died: 1544 AD

 10 Wu Cheng'en

Wu Cheng'en
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Novelist
Birthdate: 30th November
Birthplace: Huai’an, China
Died: 1582 AD

 11 Nicholas Ridley

Nicholas Ridley
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Martyr
Birthdate: 30th November
Birthplace: South Tynedale, England
Died: October 16, 1555

 12 Louise Borgia, Duchess of Valentinois

Louise Borgia, Duchess of Valentinois
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Listed In: Noblewomen
Famous As: Noblewoman
Birthdate: 17th May
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: France
Died: 1553 AD

 13 Edmund Bonner

Edmund Bonner
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Famous As: Bishop
Birthdate: 30th November
Birthplace: Hanley, England
Died: September 5, 1569

 14 Abd al-Samad

Abd al-Samad
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Listed In: Artists
Famous As: Painter
Birthdate: 30th November
Birthplace: Shiraz, Iran
Died: 1593 AD

 15 Cristóbal de Morales

Cristóbal de Morales
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Listed In: Composers
Famous As: Composer
Birthdate: 30th November
Birthplace: Sevilla, Spain
Died: October 7, 1553

 16 Hans Kohlhase

Hans Kohlhase
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Famous As: Merchant
Birthdate: 30th November
Birthplace: Müncheberg, Germany
Died: March 22, 1540

 17 Gaspar de Carvajal

Gaspar de Carvajal
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Listed In: Explorers
Famous As: Missionary, Explorers
Birthdate: 30th November
Birthplace: Trujillo, Spain
Died: 1584 AD

 18 Sebald Beham

Sebald Beham
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Listed In: Artists
Famous As: Painter
Birthdate: 30th November
Birthplace: Nuremberg, Germany
Died: November 22, 1550

 19 Solomon Molcho

Solomon Molcho
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Famous As: Jewish mystic
Birthdate: 30th November
Birthplace: Portugal
Died: December 13, 1532

 20 Luis de Milán

Luis de Milán
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Listed In: Musicians
Famous As: Composer
Birthdate: 30th November
Birthplace: Spain
Died: 1561 AD

 21 Jean-François Roberval

Jean-François Roberval
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Listed In: Explorers
Famous As: Adventurer
Birthdate: 30th November
Birthplace: Carcassonne, France
Died: 1560 AD

 22 Ixtlilxochitl II

Ixtlilxochitl II
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: King
Birthdate: 30th November
Birthplace: Mexico
Died: 1550 AD

 23 Richard Cox

Richard Cox
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Clergyman
Birthdate: 30th November
Birthplace: Whaddon, Buckinghamshire, England
Died: July 22, 1581

 24 João de Castro

João de Castro
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Poet
Birthdate: 27th February
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Lisbon, Portugal
Died: June 6, 1548

 25 Corneille de Lyon

Corneille de Lyon
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Famous As: Painter
Birthdate: 30th November
Birthplace: The Hague, Netherlands
Died: November 8, 1575

 26 Jean Cousin the Elder

Jean Cousin the Elder
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Famous As: Painter
Birthdate: 30th November
Birthplace: Sens, France
Died: 1593 AD

 27 Joachim Camerarius

Joachim Camerarius
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Listed In: Educators
Famous As: Scholar
Birthdate: 12th April
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Bamberg, Germany
Died: April 17, 1574

 28 Ami Perrin

Ami Perrin
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Famous As: Religious leader
Birthdate: 30th November
Birthplace: Geneva, Switzerland
Died: 1561 AD

 29 Johannes Stumpf

Johannes Stumpf
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Listed In: Theologians
Famous As: Theologian
Birthdate: 23rd April
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Bruchsal, Germany
Died: 1578 AD

 30 Daulat

Daulat
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Listed In: Artists
Famous As: Indian painter
Birthdate: 30th November
Birthplace: UNKNOWN
Died: 1699 AD

 31 Giovanni Animuccia

Giovanni Animuccia
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Listed In: Composers
Famous As: Composer
Birthdate: 30th November
Birthplace: Florence, Italy
Died: March 20, 1571

 32 Domenico Campagnola

Domenico Campagnola
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Famous As: Painter
Birthdate: 30th November
Birthplace: Venice, Italy
Died: October 10, 1564

 33 Bonaventure des Périers

Bonaventure des Périers
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Listed In: Novelists
Famous As: Author
Birthdate: 30th November
Birthplace: Arnay-le-Duc, France
Died: 1544 AD

 34 Ludwig Haetzer

Ludwig Haetzer
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Famous As: Swiss Anabaptist
Birthdate: 30th November
Birthplace: Bischofszell, Switzerland
Died: February 4, 1529

 35 Rodrigo Gil de Hontañón

Rodrigo Gil de Hontañón
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Famous As: Architect
Birthdate: 23rd February
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Rascafría, Spain
Died: May 31, 1577

 36 Jean Mone

Jean Mone
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Listed In: Sculptors
Famous As: Sculptor
Birthdate: 30th November
Birthplace: Metz, France
Died: 1548 AD

 37 Robert Aske

Robert Aske
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Listed In: Lawyers
Famous As: Lawyer
Birthdate: 30th November
Birthplace: Yorkshire, United Kingdom
Died: July 12, 1537

 38 Alice Nutter

Alice Nutter
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Famous As: Accused as a Pendle witch
Birthdate: 30th November
Birthplace: Roughlee, England
Died: August 20, 1612

 39 Ivan Semenovich Peresvetov

Ivan Semenovich Peresvetov
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Famous As: Social critic
Birthdate: 30th November
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Lithuania
Died: November 30, 1599