Hugo Grotius Date of Birth: 10 April 1583 Place of Birth: Delft Date of Death: 28 August 1645 Place of Death: Rostock
Hugo Grotius was born in Delft during the Dutch War of Independence against the Spanish Crown (1568-1648) as the first son of an intellectual Protestant family. His father, Jan Grotius, was a close friend of the famous philologist Justus Lipsius (1547-1606). At the age of 11,…
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