On This Day

Famous People Born in October 1715

  • Oct 5 Victor de Riqueti, marquis de Mirabeau, French economist, born in Pertuis, France (d. 1789)
  • Oct 8 Michel Benoist, French Jesuit missionary and scientist, born in Dijon, France (d. 1774)
  • Oct 23 Peter II Alexeyevich, Tsar of Russia (1727-30), born in Saint Petersburg, Russia (d. 1730)