On This Day

Famous People Who Died in October 1688

  • Oct 4 Philips Koninck, Dutch landscape painter, dies at 68
  • Oct 6 Christopher Monck, 2nd Duke of Albemarle, English statesman, dies at 35
  • Oct 9 Claude Perrault, French Architect and Physician, dies at 75
  • Oct 23 Charles du Fresne, sieur du Cange, French philologist (b. 1610)