Famous People Born in October 1632

Christopher WrenChristopher Wren (1632-1723)

Oct 20 English astronomer and architect (St. Paul's Cathedral), born in East Knoyle, Wiltshire

  • Oct 24 Antonie van Leeuwenhoek, Dutch microscopist who was the first to observe bacteria and protozoa and naturalist (Philosophical Transactions), born in Delft, Netherlands (d. 1723)

Jan VermeerJan Vermeer (1632-1675)

Oct 31 Dutch painter (Girl with a Pearl Earring, The Astronomer), born in Delft, Netherlands