On This Day

Famous People Who Died in October 1571

  • Oct 4 Claude Togniel d'Espence, French theologist (Sorbonne), dies at 60
  • Oct 7 M├╝ezzinzade Ali Pasha, Turkish fleet commander, dies in the Battle of Lepanto
  • Oct 7 Dorothea of Saxe-Lauenburg, Queen of Denmark and Norway, dies at 60