On This Day

Famous People Who Died in October 1661

  • Oct 4 Jacqueline Pascal, French child prodigy, dies at 36
  • Oct 6 Guru Har Rai, seventh Sikh Guru
  • Oct 26 Johann B Schup, [Schuppius], German poet/historian/vicar, dies
  • Oct 28 Agustín Moreto y Cavana, Spanish playwright (b. 1518)
  • Oct 30 Alexander Adriaenssen, Flemish painter known for his still-lifes of fish and game pieces, dies at 74
  • Oct 31 Mehmed Koprulu, Albanian great vizier of Turkey, dies