October 1631 in history

October 1631 events chronologically

Oct 10 An Electorate of Saxony army takes over Prague

Born in October 1631

Oct 3 Sebastian Anton Scherer a German composer and organist of the Baroque era.
Oct 6 Emmanuel Prince of Anhalt-Köthen a German prince of the House of Ascania and ruler of the principality of Anhalt-Plötzkau. From 1665, he was ruler of the principality of Anhalt-Köthen
Oct 22 Gilles Boileau a French translator and member of the Académie française.
Oct 26 Leopold Karl von Kollonitsch a cardinal of the Holy Roman Church, Archbishop of Kalocsa and later of Gran, or Esztergom, and Primate of Hungary. Also a count of the Holy Roman Empire, he was a leading figure of the Hungarian Counter-reformation
Oct 30 Pierre Beauchamp a French choreographer, dancer and composer, and the probable inventor of Beauchamp-Feuillet notation.

Died in October 1631

Oct 14 Sophie of Mecklenburg-Güstrow a German noble and Queen of Denmark and Norway. She was the mother of King Christian IV of Denmark. She was Regent of Schleswig-Holstein 1590–94
Oct 20 Michael Maestlin a German astronomer and mathematician, known for being the mentor of Johannes Kepler.