On This Day

Famous People Who Died in October 1651

  • Oct 6 Heinrich Albert, German composer (Arien oder Melodien), dies at 47
  • Oct 7 Jacques Sirmond, French scholar and Jesuit, dies at 92
  • Oct 8 Isaac Elsevier, book publisher, dies at 55
  • Oct 10 Philippus Rovenius [Rouveen], apostole, dies at 77
  • Oct 22 Jacob Praetorius, composer, dies at 65
  • Oct 27 Jan III van Foreest, Dutch lawyer, poet and mayor of Hoorn, dies at 65