On This Day

What Happened in October 1707

Famous Weddings

LoveWedding of Interest

Oct 17 German composer Johann S Bach marries for the 1st time his cousin Maria Barbara Bach

Famous Deaths

  • Oct 2 Anne Jules duke the Noailles, marshal of France (huguenot), dies at 57
  • Oct 5 Daniel Speer, German composer, dies at 71
  • Oct 22 Cloudesley Shovell, Admiral, drowns at Scilly