On This Day

October 1631 in History

Events in History

  • Oct 10 Saxon army occupies Prague

Deaths in History

  • Oct 5 Arabella Holles, wife of English politician Thomas Wentworth, dies
  • Oct 14 Sophie of Mecklenburg-Güstrow, Queen of Denmark and Norway, dies at 74
  • Oct 20 Michael Maestlin, German astronomer and mathematician (b. 1550)