Died in 1527

Jan 5 Felix Manz a co-founder of the original Swiss Brethren Anabaptist congregation in Zürich, Switzerland, and the first martyr of the Radical Reformation.
Jan 21 Juan de Grijalva a Spanish conquistador. Some authors said he was from the same family as Diego Velázquez. He went to Hispaniola in 1508 and to Cuba in 1511
Mar 17 Rana Sanga the Rajput ruler of Mewar, which was located within the geographic boundaries of present-day India's modern state of Rajasthan. He ruled between 1509 and 1527
Mar 26 Giovanni di Niccolò Mansueti an Italian painter.
May 6 Charles III Duke of Bourbon a French military leader, the Count of Montpensier and Dauphin of Auvergne. He commanded the Imperial troops of Holy Roman Emperor Charles V in what became known as the Sack of Rome in 1527, where he was killed
Jun 21 Niccolò Machiavelli an Italian historian, politician, diplomat, philosopher, humanist, and writer based in Florence during the Renaissance. He was for many years an official in the Florentine Republic, with responsibilities in diplomatic and military affairs. He was a founder of modern political science, and more specifically political ethics. He also wrote comedies, carnival songs, and poetry. His personal correspondence is renowned in the Italian language. He was Secretary to the Second Chancery of the Republic of Florence from 1498 to 1512, when the Medici were out of power. He wrote his masterpiece, The Prince, after the Medici had recovered power and he no longer held a position of responsibility in Florence
Jul 26 Jovan Nenad a Serb military commander in the service of the Kingdom of Hungary who took advantage of a Hungarian military defeat at Mohács and subsequent struggle over the Hungarian throne to carve out his own state and styled himself emperor. He ruled for a short time over parts of a southern Pannonian Plain
Jul 28 Rodrigo de Bastidas a Spanish conquistador and explorer who mapped the northern coast of South America, discovered Panama, and founded the city of Santa Marta.
Aug 22 Gonzalo de Sandoval a Spanish conquistador in New Spain and briefly co-governor of the colony while Hernán Cortés was away from the capital.
Sep 23 Charles de Lannoy a soldier and statesman from the Low Countries in service of the Habsburg Emperors Maximilian I and Charles V of Spain.
Oct 27 Johann Froben a famous printer and publisher in Basel. He passed his printing business on to his son Hieronymus, and grandson Ambrosius Frobenius
Nov 8 Jerome Emser born of a good family at Ulm.
Nov 15 Catherine of York the ninth child and sixth daughter of King Edward IV by his wife Elizabeth Woodville. From birth to death, she was daughter to Edward IV, sister to Edward V, niece to Richard III, sister-in-law to Henry VII and aunt to Henry VIII