What Happened in October 1757

Historical Events

  • Oct 16 Austrian troops occupy Berlin

Famous Birthdays

  • Oct 9 Charles X, reactionary king of France (1824-30); deposed
  • Oct 10 Erik Acharius, Swedish botanist (lichens)
  • Oct 21 Pierre Augereau, Marshal of France and duc de Castiglione (d. 1816)
  • Oct 26 Karl Leonhard Reinhold, Austrian philosopher (d. 1823)
  • Oct 31 Ignaz Spangler, composer

Famous Deaths

  • Oct 17 RenĂ© Antoine Ferchault de RĂ©aumur, French scientist (b. 1683)
  • Oct 30 Osman III, sultan of Turkey (1754-57), dies