On This Day

October 1602 in History

Birthdays in History

  • Oct 12 William Chillingworth, English religious leader, born in Oxford, England (d. 1644)

Deaths in History

  • Oct 23 Franciscus Junius, French-Dutch calvinist theologist and vicar, dies at 57
  • Oct 30 Jean-Jacques Boissard, French poet (b. 1528)