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.

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 Cardinal Richelieu

Cardinal Richelieu
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Clergyman, Statesman
Birthdate: 9th September
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Paris, France
Died: December 4, 1642

 2 Hamnet Shakespeare

Hamnet Shakespeare
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Listed In: Family Members
Famous As: William Shakespeare's Son
Birthdate: 31st December
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Stratford-upon-Avon
Died: July 31, 1596
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 3 John Rolfe

John Rolfe
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Listed In: Explorers
Famous As: English settlers of North America
Birthdate: 6th May
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Heacham, United Kingdom
Died: 1622 AD

 4 Zacharias Janssen

Zacharias Janssen
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Listed In: Inventors
Famous As: Spectacle-maker
Birthdate: 30th November
Birthplace: The Hague, Netherlands
Died: 1638 AD
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 5 Heinrich Schütz

Heinrich Schütz
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Famous As: Composer, Organist
Birthdate: 8th October
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Bad Köstritz
Died: November 6, 1672

 6 John Cotton

John Cotton
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Listed In: Preachers
Famous As: Theologian & Preacher
Birthdate: 4th December
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Derbyshire, England
Died: December 23, 1652
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 7 John George I, Elector of Saxony

John George I, Elector of Saxony
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Listed In: Military Leaders
Famous As: Elector of Saxony
Birthdate: 5th March
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Dresden, Germany
Died: October 8, 1656
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 8 Siti Wan Kembang

Siti Wan Kembang
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Famous As: Queen
Birthdate: 30th November
Birthplace: Unknown

 9 Anna of Tyrol

Anna of Tyrol
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Famous As: Queen
Birthdate: 4th October
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Innsbruck, Austria
Died: December 14, 1618

 10 Uriel Acosta

Uriel Acosta
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Listed In: Philosophers
Famous As: Philosopher
Birthdate: 30th November
Birthplace: Porto, Portugal
Died: March 31, 1640

 11 Cornelius Jansen

Cornelius Jansen
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Bishop
Birthdate: 28th October
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Acquoy, Netherlands
Died: May 6, 1638

 12 Hendrick Avercamp

Hendrick Avercamp
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Listed In: Artists
Famous As: Painter
Birthdate: 27th January
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Amsterdam, Netherlands
Died: May 15, 1634

 13 William Drummond

William Drummond
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Listed In: Poets
Famous As: Poet, Writer
Birthdate: 13th December
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Hawthornden Castle, Midlothian
Died: December 4, 1649

 14 Jacques Lemercier

Jacques Lemercier
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Listed In: Civil Engineers
Famous As: Architect
Birthdate: 30th November
Birthplace: Pontoise, France
Died: January 13, 1654

 15 Pierre Belain d'Esnambuc

Pierre Belain d'Esnambuc
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Famous As: Trader
Birthdate: 9th March
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Allouville-Bellefosse, France
Died: 1636 AD

 16 William Rowley

William Rowley
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Dramatist
Birthdate: 30th November
Birthplace: England, United Kingdom
Died: January 31, 1626

 17 William Lithgow

William Lithgow
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Traveler
Birthdate: 30th November
Birthplace: Lanark, Scotland
Died: 1645 AD

 18 Caspar Berthelsen Bartholin

Caspar Berthelsen Bartholin
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Famous As: Polymath
Birthdate: 12th February
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Malmö Municipality, Sweden
Died: July 13, 1629

 19 Gerbrand Bredero

Gerbrand Bredero
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Poet
Birthdate: 16th March
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Amsterdam, Netherlands
Died: August 23, 1618

 20 Claude Favre de Vaugelas

Claude Favre de Vaugelas
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Famous As: Grammarian
Birthdate: 6th January
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Bourg-en-Bresse, France
Died: February 26, 1650

 21 Eoghan Ruadh Ó Néill

Eoghan Ruadh Ó Néill
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Soldier
Birthdate: 30th November
Birthplace: Armagh, Ireland
Died: November 6, 1649

 22 Luis Carrillo y Sotomayor

Luis Carrillo y Sotomayor
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Listed In: Poets
Famous As: Poet
Birthdate: 30th November
Birthplace: Baena, Spain
Died: January 22, 1610

 23 Louis Cappel

Louis Cappel
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Scholar
Birthdate: 15th October
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Saumur, France
Died: June 18, 1658

 24 Gonzalo de Céspedes y Meneses

Gonzalo de Céspedes y Meneses
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Listed In: Novelists
Famous As: Novelist
Birthdate: 30th November
Birthplace: Madrid, Spain
Died: January 27, 1638