On This Day

What Happened on October 12, 1685

Famous Deaths

  • Christoph Ignaz Abele, Austrian jurist (b. 1628)
  • Geeraerdt Burns, theologist/poet/historian, dies at 59
  • Gerard Brandt, Dutch theologist, poet and historian, dies at 59
1685 Highlights

About October 12, 1685

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 334 years, 9 months and 25 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Libra