On This Day

What Happened in October 1673

Famous Birthdays

  • Oct 26 Dimitrie Cantemir, Romanian historian and Monarch of Moldova (1710-11), born in Dimitrie Cantemir, Vaslui, Romania (d. 1723)

Famous Deaths

  • Oct 13 Kristoffer Gabel, Danish statesman (b. 1617)
  • Oct 17 Thomas Clifford, English statesman (1st Baron Clifford of Chudleigh), dies at 43