On This Day

What Happened in October 1610

Famous Birthdays

  • Oct 6 Charles de Sainte-Maure, duc de Montausier, French soldier (d. 1690)
  • Oct 19 James Butler, 1st Duke of Ormonde, English statesman and soldier (d. 1688)

Famous Deaths

  • Oct 14 Amago Yoshihisa, Japanese samurai and warlord (b. 1540)