On This Day

What Happened in October 1657

Historical Events

  • Oct 1 Treaty of Raalte: Willem II no longer viceroy of Overijssel
  • Oct 3 French troops occupy Mardyke

Famous Birthdays

  • Oct 4 Francesco Solimena, Italian painter, born in Canale di Serino, Avellino, Italy (d. 1747)