On This Day

Famous People Who Died in October 1687

  • Oct 13 Geminiano Montanari, Italian astronomer (b. 1633)
  • Oct 21 Edmund Waller, English poet/plotter (Waller's plot), dies
  • Oct 27 Renatus Rapinus [RenĂ© Rapin], French Jesuit theologian and poet (Hortorum libri IV), dies at 65