Famous People Born In 1585

Discover the most famous people born in 1585. The list includes people like Cardinal Richelieu, Hamnet Shakespeare, Heinrich Schütz, John Cotton, John Rolfe and many more. This list of celebrities is loosely sorted by popularity. People featured on this list, include poets, playwrights, priests and spiritual & religious leaders born in 1585. This list includes people from France, England, Netherlands and many more countries.

Cardinal RichelieuCardinal Richelieu
9th September, French
French Clergyman, Noble and Statesman
Hamnet ShakespeareHamnet Shakespeare
31st December, British
William Shakespeare's Son

Heinrich SchützHeinrich Schütz
8th October, German
Composer, Organist

John CottonJohn Cotton
4th December, British, American
Theologian & Preacher

John RolfeJohn Rolfe
6th May, British
English settlers of North America

Zacharias JanssenZacharias Janssen
30th November, Dutch
Spectacle-maker
John George I, Elector of SaxonyJohn George I, Elector of Saxony
5th March, German
Elector of Saxony

Cornelius JansenCornelius Jansen
28th October, Dutch
Bishop

Hendrick AvercampHendrick Avercamp
27th January, Dutch
painter
Eoghan Ruadh Ó NéillEoghan Ruadh Ó Néill
30th November, Irish
Soldier

William RowleyWilliam Rowley
30th November, British
Dramatist
Jacques LemercierJacques Lemercier
30th November, French
Architect

Gerbrand BrederoGerbrand Bredero
16th March, Dutch
Poet

Claude Favre de VaugelasClaude Favre de Vaugelas
6th January, French
Grammarian

Louis CappelLouis Cappel
15th October, French
Scholar

Uriel AcostaUriel Acosta
30th November, Portuguese
Philosopher
Gonzalo de Céspedes y MenesesGonzalo de Céspedes y Meneses
30th November, Spanish
Novelist

William DrummondWilliam Drummond
13th December, Scottish
Poet, Writer

William LithgowWilliam Lithgow
30th November, Scottish
Traveler

Caspar Berthelsen BartholinCaspar Berthelsen Bartholin
12th February, Danish, Swedish
Polymath
Luis Carrillo y SotomayorLuis Carrillo y Sotomayor
30th November, Spanish
Poet

Pierre Belain d'EsnambucPierre Belain d'Esnambuc
9th March, French
Trader