On This Day

Deaths in History in October 1651

  • Oct 7 Jacques Sirmond, French scholar and Jesuit, dies at 92
  • Oct 8 Isaac Elsevier, book publisher, dies at 55
  • Oct 10 Philippus Rovenius [Rouveen], apostole, dies at 77
  • Oct 27 Jan III van Foreest, Dutch lawyer, poet and mayor of Hoorn, dies at 65