On This Day

What Happened in October 1471

Historical Events

  • Oct 10 Battle of Brunkeberg: Swedish regent Sten Sture defeats forces led by Danish King Christian I

Famous Birthdays

  • Oct 7 Frederik I, King of Denmark and Norway (1523-33), born in Gottorp, Denmark (d. 1533)
  • Oct 15 Konrad Mutian, German humanist, born in Homberg, Hesse, Germany (d. 1526)