On This Day

What Happened in October 1658

Famous Birthdays

  • Oct 5 Mary of Modena, Queen of James II of England, born in Ducal Palace, Modena (d. 1718)
  • Oct 19 Adolf Friedrich II of Mecklenburg-Strelitz (d. 1704)

Famous Deaths

  • Oct 26 Francisco de Borja y Aragon Esquilache, Spanish poet, dies