1661 – He wa born on the 21st of April in Brno, Moravia, now Czech Republic.
– He also known as Camellus, was a Jesuit missionary and botanist to the Philippines.
1683 – He was sent first to the Marianas.
1688 – He transferred to the Philippines.
– He wrote Herbarium aliarumque stirpium in insula Luzone Philippinarum (Herbs and Medicinal Plants in the island of Luzon, Philippines).
– Kamel established a pharmacy in Manila the first in the Philippines.
1706 – He died on the 2nd of May in Manila, Philippines.
– The genus Camellia was named in his honour by Carolus Linnaeus.