On This Day

What Happened in October 1625

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

Oct 8 English Admiral George Villiers' fleet sails from Plymouth to Cadiz, Spain

Courtier and Statesman George Villiers
Courtier and Statesman
George Villiers

Famous Birthdays

  • Oct 4 Jacqueline Pascal, French child prodigy, born in Clermont-Ferrand, Auvergne, France (d. 1661)

Famous Deaths

  • Oct 22 Kikkawa Hiroie, Japanese daimyō of the Azuchi–Momoyama period through early Edo period, dies at 63