On This Day

October 1676 in History

Events in History

  • Oct 27 Poland & Turkey sign Peace of Warsaw

Birthdays in History

  • Oct 8 Benito Jerónimo Feijóo y Montenegro, Spanish scholar, born in Casdemiro, Spain (d. 1764)

Deaths in History

  • Oct 18 Nathaniel Bacon, rallied against Virginian government, killed at 29
  • Oct 25 Justus G Schottel [Schottelius], German linguistic/poet, dies at 64
  • Oct 28 Jean Desmarets, French writer (b. 1595)
  • Oct 30 Ahmed Koprulu, Turkish great vizer (siege of Candia, Kreta), dies