On This Day

October 1652 in History

Events in History

  • Oct 13 Prince of Condé flees Paris
  • Oct 21 King Louis XIV returns to Paris

Deaths in History

  • Oct 8 John Greaves, English mathematician and astronomer (attempted to survey the pyramids) (b. 1602)
  • Oct 13 Abraham Verhoeven, Flemish printer/newspaper publisher, dies
  • Oct 20 Antonio Coello, Spanish writer and dramatist (b. 1611)
  • Oct 27 Henry, count of Nassau-Siegen, colonel/gov of Hulst, dies