October 1654 in history

October 1654 events chronologically

Oct 12 The Delft Explosion devastates the city in the Netherlands, killing more than 100 people

Born in October 1654

Oct 23 Johann Bernhard Staudt an Austrian Jesuit composer.

Died in October 1654

Oct 12 Carel Fabritius Pietersz. Fabritius was a Dutch painter. He was a pupil of Rembrandt and worked in his studio in Amsterdam. Fabritius, who was a member of the Delft School, developed his own artistic style and experimented with perspective and lighting. Among his works are A View of Delft , The Goldfinch , and The Sentry
Oct 16 Hercule Duke of Montbazon a member of the princely House of Rohan. The second Duke of Montbazon, he is an ancestor of the present Princes of Guéméné. His daughter was the famous Frondeur the duchesse de Chevreuse. He was a Peer of France
Oct 30 Emperor Go-Kōmyō the 110th emperor of Japan, according to the traditional order of succession.