Famous Deaths in October 1763

  • Oct 5 August III, king of Poland, dies at 66
  • Oct 17 Arnold Hoogvliet, poet (Abraham the patriarch), dies at 76
  • Oct 22 French van Mieris "the Young", painter/historian, dies at 73
  • Oct 28 Heinrich, count von Brühl, German statesman (b. 1700)