On This Day

What Happened in October 1630

Historical Events

  • Oct 19 In Boston the 1st general court is held

Famous Birthdays

  • Oct 14 Sophia of Hanover, Princess Palatine and Electress of Saxony, born in The Hague, Netherlands (d. 1714)

Famous Deaths

  • Oct 10 John Heminges, English actor and member of The Kings Men, editor of Shakespeare's First Folio, dies at 63