On This Day

What Happened in October 1599

Famous Birthdays

  • Oct 10 Jacob Aertsz Colom, Dutch publisher (Consolation of the Sea), born in Dordrecht, Netherlands (d. 1673)
  • Oct 31 Denzil Holles, 1st Baron Holles, English statesman and writer, born in Houghton, England (d. 1680)