On This Day

Famous People Born in October 1626

  • Oct 4 Richard Cromwell, Lord Protector of the Commonwealth of England, Scotland and Ireland (1658-59), born in Cheshunt, Hertfordshire, England (d. 1712)
  • Oct 9 John Ferrabosco, composer, born in Kent, England (d. 1682)
  • Oct 17 Simon van Leeuwen, lawyer/historian (Roman-Holland regt)