On This Day

October 1672 in History

Events in History

  • Oct 18 Poland & Turkey sign Peace of Buczacz

Birthdays in History

  • Oct 21 Pylyp Orlyk, Ukrainian Zaporozhian Cossack starshina and diplomat, born in Vileyka Raion, Belarus (d. 1742)

Deaths in History

  • Oct 12 Frederik of Nassau, count of Buren, slain in battle
  • Oct 24 John Webb, English architect (b. 1611)