## Famous Birthdays

### Person of **Interest**

Oct 5 Jonathan Edwards, Christian preacher, philosopher, and theologian (Original Sin), born in East Windsor, Connecticut Colony (d. 1758)

**Oct 28**Antoine Deparcieux, French mathematician (d. 1768)

## Famous Deaths

### Person of **Interest**

Oct 28 John Wallis, English mathematician and cryptographer who introduced ∞ as a symbol for infinity, dies at 86