Here is a list of bisexuals born in the 1500s. The people on this list have identified themselves as being bisexual and were born in the 16th century. Feel free to use this list as the foundation for your own list of famous bisexuals.
Nicholas UdallDec. at 52 (1504-1556) - Nicholas Udall was an English playwright, cleric, and schoolmaster, the author of Ralph Roister Doister, generally regarded as the first comedy written in the English language.
Dominique PhinotDec. at 46 (1510-1556) - Dominique Phinot was a Franco-Flemish composer of the Renaissance, active in Italy and southern France. He was highly regarded at the time for his motets, which anticipate the style of ...more
Richard BarnesDec. at 55 (1532-1587) - Richard Barnes was an Anglican priest who served as a bishop in the Church of England during the reign of Queen Elizabeth I.
Théophile de ViauDec. at 36 (1590-1626) - Théophile de Viau was a French Baroque poet and dramatist.
Benedetta CarliniDec. at 70 (1591-1661) - Benedetta Carlini was a Catholic mystic and lesbian nun who lived in Counter-Reformation Italy. Judith C. Brown chronicled her life in Immodest Acts, which discussed the events that led to her ...more