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a Welsh language poet who lived in Nanmor, near Beddgelert in North Wales. Among his surviving work is a prophecy to King Henry VII of England and an elegy on the death of Arthur, Prince of Wales, who died in 1502.
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Rhys Nanmorunknown1480
 
1513unknown

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15071517
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15211522, Sep
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15211521, May 1
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Johann Reuchlin1455, Jan 291475
 
15221522, Jun 30
 a German-born Catholic humanist and a scholar of Greek and Hebrew, whose work also took him to mo...
Lewys Monunknown1485
 
1527unknown
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Sion Ceriunknown1500
 
1530s 9unknown
 a Welsh language poet. Very little information is available concerning the details of his life. I...
Sion ap Hywelunknown1490
 
1532unknown
 a Welsh language poet. There is very little information available about the details of his life. ...
Sir Thomas More1478, Feb 71502
 
15351535, Jul 6
 an English lawyer, social philosopher, author, statesman and noted Renaissance humanist. He was a...
Lewys Daronunknown1495
 
1539unknown
  a Welsh-language professional poet from the Ll?n area of Gwynedd, Wales. Although not considered...
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15431543, May 24
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15471547, Jan 28
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Bernard Etxepare1475 ca1512
 
1549unknown
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Eoghan Carrach O Siadhailunknown1500
 
1550unknown
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15641564, Feb 18
 an Italian sculptor, painter, architect, poet, and engineer of the High Renaissance who exerted a...
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