17th Century

1st Earl of Clarendon
Politician
· England
1609
1st Earl of Halifax
Statesman
· England
1633
1st Earl of Hardwicke
Lawyer
· England
1690
4th Earl of Roscommon
Poet
· Ireland
1633
Abraham Cowley
Poet
· England
1618 - 1667
Alain-Rene Lesage
Novelist
· France
1668 - 1747
Alexander Pope
Alexander Pope
Poet
· England
1688 - 1744
Algernon Sidney
English Politician
· England
1623 - 1683
Alphonsus Liguori
Writer
· Italy
1696 - 1787
Andrew Marvell
Poet
· England
1621 - 1678
Andrew Michael Ramsay
Writer
· Scotland
1686 - 1743
Angelus Silesius
Priest
· Germany
1624 - 1677
Anne Bradstreet
Poet
· England
1612 - 1672
Anne Conway
Philosopher
· England
1631
Anne Finch
Poet
· England
1661
Aphra Behn
Dramatist
· England
1640 - 1689
Athanasius Kircher
Scholar
· Germany
1602
Baal Shem Tov
Rabbi
· Ukraine
1698 - 1760
Baltasar Gracian
Writer
· Spain
1601 - 1658
Bankei Yotaku
Zen Buddhist monk and teacher
· Japan
1622
Baron de Montesquieu
Author
· France
1689 - 1755
Bartholomew Roberts
Pirate
· Wales
1682 - 1722
Baruch Spinoza
Philosopher
· Netherlands
1632 - 1677
Benjamin Whichcote
Clergyman
· England
1609 - 1683
Bernard le Bovier de Fontenelle
Author
· France
1657 - 1757
Blaise Pascal
Blaise Pascal
Mathematician
· France
1623 - 1662
Charles II of England
Monarch
· England
1630 - 1685
Charles Montagu
Politician
· England
1661
Christiaan Huygens
Mathematician
· Netherlands
1629 - 1695
Christopher Love
Clergyman
· England
1618
Christopher Wren
Architect
· England
1632 - 1723
Colley Cibber
Actor
· England
1671 - 1757
Cotton Mather
Author
· USA
1663 - 1728
Countess of Winchilsea
Poet
· England
1661
Daniel Defoe
Writer
· England
1660 - 1731
Edmond Halley
Astronomer
· England
1656 - 1742
Edmond Hoyle
Writer
· England
1672 - 1769
Edmund Gibson
Clergyman
· England
1669
Edmund Waller
Poet
· England
1606 - 1687
Edward Reynolds
Bishop of Norwich
· USA
1676
Edward Taylor
Poet
1642 - 1729
Edward Young
Poet
· England
1683 - 1765
Elijah Fenton
Poet
· England
1683 - 1730
Elisabeth Charlotte d'Orleans
Princess and Duchess
· Germany
1652
Emanuel Swedenborg
Scientist
· Sweden
1688 - 1772
Eustace Budgell
Writer
· England
1686 - 1737
François de La Rochefoucauld
Writer
· France
1613 - 1680
Francois Fenelon
Poet
· France
1651 - 1715
Francois Robichon de La Gueriniere
Equestrian
· France
1688
Francoise d'Aubigne
Noblewoman
· France
1635
Francoise-Marguerite de Sevigne
Comtesse de Grignan
· France
1646 - 1705
George Berkeley
Philosopher
· Ireland
1685
George Farquhar
Playwright
· Ireland
1678
George Frideric Handel
Composer
· Germany
1685
George Gillespie
Minister
· Scotland
1613
George Granville
Playwright
· England
1666
Ihara Saikaku
Writer
· Japan
1642
Isaac Ambrose
Clergyman
· England
1604
Isaac Barrow
Mathematician
· England
1630
Isaac Newton
Isaac Newton
Physicist
· England
1642
Isaac Watts
Hymn writer
· England
1674
Jean Baptiste Massillon
Clergyman
· France
1663
Jean de la Bruyere
Writer
· France
1645 - 1696
Jean de La Fontaine
Poet
· France
1621 - 1695
Jean Racine
Playwright
· France
1639
Jean-Baptiste Rousseau
Poet
· France
1671
Jean-Francois Regnard
Playwright
· France
1673
Jean-Philippe Rameau
Composer
· France
1683
Jean-Pierre de Caussade
Priest
· France
1675
Jeanne Marie Bouvier de la Motte Guyon
Mystic and writer
· France
1648
Jeremy Collier
Clergyman
· England
1650
Jeremy Taylor
Clergyman
· England
1613
Jethro Tull
Agriculturalist
· England
1674
Johann Sebastian Bach
Composer
· Germany
1685
John Arbuthnot
Physician
· Scotland
1667
John Balguy
Philosopher
· England
1686
John Bulwer
Physician
· England
1606
John Bunyan
Preacher and writer
· England
1628
John Churchill, 1st Duke of Marlborough
Military leader
· England
1650
John Denham
Poet
· England
1615
John Dryden
Poet
· England
1631
John Eliot
Missionary
· England
1604
John Eudes
Priest
· France
1601
John Evelyn
Writer
· England
1620
John Flavel
Minister
· England
1627
John Gay
Poet
· England
1685
John Jortin
Historian
· England
1698
John Locke
John Locke
Philosopher
· England
1632
John Milton
Poet
· England
1608
John Owen
Theology
· England
1616
John Peter Zenger
Printer
· Germany
1697
John Ray
Botanist
· England
1627
John Sheffield
Poet
· England
1676
John Suckling
Poet
· England
1609
John Tillotson
Clergyman
· England
1630
John Vanbrugh
Architect
· England
1664
John Wilmot
Poet
· England
1647
Jonathan Eybeschutz
Rabbi
· France
1690
Jonathan Swift
Satirist and essayist
· Ireland
1667
Joseph Addison
Writer
· England
1672
Joseph Alleine
Minister
· England
1634
Joseph Butler
Clergyman
· England
1692
Juana Inés de la Cruz
Poet
· Mexico
1651
Leonard of Port Maurice
Priest
· Italy
1676
Lord Chesterfield
Politician
· England
1694
Louis Bourdaloue
Preacher
· France
1632
Louis de Montfort
Priest
· France
1673
Louis XIV
King
· France
1638
Lucius Cary
Politician
· England
1610
Marcello Malpighi
Anatomist
· Italy
1628
Margaret Cavendish
Writer
· England
1623
Margaret Mary Alacoque
Nun
· France
1647
Marie de Rabutin-Chantal
Writer
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1626
Marquise de Maintenon
Unknown
· France
1635
marquise de Sevigne
Writer
· France
1626
Mary Astell
Philosopher
· England
1666
Mary Wortley Montagu
Writer
· England
1689
Matsuo Basho
Poet
· Japan
1644
Matthew Hale
Lawyer
· USA
1609
Maurice de Saxe
Military commander
· Germany
1696
Moliere
Playwright
· France
1622
Nahum Tate
Playwright
· Ireland
1652
Nehemiah Grew
Botanist
· England
1641
Nicholas Culpeper
Physician
· England
1616
Nicolas Boileau-Despreaux
Poet
· France
1636
Nicolas Malebranche
Philosopher
· France
1638
Nicolas Steno
Geologist
· Denmark
1638
Nicolaus Zinzendorf
Theologian and church leader
· Germany
1700
Ninon de L'Enclos
Courtesan
· France
1620
Owen Feltham
Essayist
· England
1602
Pasquier Quesnel
Theologian and Jansenist
· France
1634
Paul de Rapin
Historian
· France
1661
Paul of the Cross
Catholic priest and founder of the Passionists religious order
· Italy
1694
Paul Scarron
Playwright
· France
1610
Peter Stuyvesant
Governor
· Netherlands
1612
Peter the Great
Tsar of Russia
· Russia
1672
Philippe Nericault Destouches
Playwright
· France
1680
Pierre Bayle
Philosopher
· France
1647
Pierre Corneille
Playwright
· France
1606
Pierre de Fermat
Mathematician
· France
1601
Pierre de Marivaux
Playwright
· France
1688
Pietro Metastasio
Poet
· Italy
1698
Ralph Cudworth
Philosopher
· England
1617
Ralph Venning
Minister
· England
1621
Randle Cotgrave
Lexicographer
· England
1610
Rembrandt
Painter
· Netherlands
1606
Richard Baxter
Clergyman
· England
1615
Richard Crashaw
Poet
· England
1613
Richard Lovelace
Poet
· England
1618
Richard Savage
Poet
· England
1697
Richard Steele
Playwright and essayist
· Ireland
1672
Rob Roy MacGregor
Outlaw
· Scotland
1671
Robert Blair
Lawyer
· Scotland
1699
Robert Boyle
Chemist
· Ireland
1627
Robert Hooke
Scientist
· England
1635
Robert South
Clergyman
· England
1634
Robert Walpole
Politician
· England
1676
Roger Boyle
Playwright
· Ireland
1621
Roger de Rabutin
Soldier and writer
· France
1618
Roger L'Estrange
Journalist
· England
1616
Saib Tabrizi
Poet
· Iran
1601
Samuel Garth
Physician
· England
1661
Samuel Pepys
Diary Keeper
· England
1633
Samuel Richardson
Novelist
· England
1689
Sebastian Bach
Musician
· Germany
1685
Simon Dach
Poet
· Germany
1605
Sir Edward Hulse
Physician
· England
1682
Sir George Savile
Politician
· England
1633
Stanisław I Leszczyński
King
· Poland
1677
Stephen Hales
Clergyman
· England
1677
Susanna Centlivre
Playwright
· England
1667
Susanna Wesley
Preacher
· England
1669
Thomas Adams
Chewing gum manufacturer
· England
1618
Thomas Boston
Minister
· Scotland
1676
Thomas Bray
Clergyman
· England
1656
Thomas Brooks
Clergyman
· England
1608
Thomas Browne
Physician
· England
1605
Thomas Burnet
Theologian and scholar
· Scotland
1635
Thomas Creech
Translator
· England
1659
Thomas Flatman
Poet
· England
1635
Thomas Ken
Clergyman
· England
1637
Vavasor Powell
Preacher
· Wales
1617
Viscountess Conway
Philosopher
· England
1631
Voltaire
Voltaire
Philosopher and writer
· France
1694
Wentworth Dillon
Politician
· Ireland
1633
William Cartwright
Playwright
· England
1611
William Caslon
Type designer and punchcutter
· England
1692
William Congreve
Playwright
· England
1670
William Davenant
Playwright
· England
1606
William Gurnall
Clergyman
· England
1617
William Habington
Poet
· England
1605
William Hogarth
Painter
· England
1697
William III of England
Monarch
· Netherlands
1650
William Jenkyn
Clergyman
· England
1613
William Kent
Architect
· England
1685
William Law
Clergyman
· England
1686
William Oldys
Librarian and antiquarian
· England
1696
William Penn
Founder of the Province of Pennsylvania
· England
1644
William Petty
Economist
· England
1623
William Shirley
Governor
· England
1694
William Walsh
Poet
· England
1663
William Warburton
Clergyman
· England
1698
William Wycherley
Playwright
· England
1640
Yamaga Soko
Philosopher
· Japan
1622

 

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