Events that occurred on 7 October.
 On Earth
- 1945 - Author Hal Colebatch is born.
- 1983 - Amateur actress Hannah Wood is born.
- 1984 - Oxonmoot 1984 at Oxford Town Hall.
- 2007 - Cair Andros, a feast of the Ellinikós Sýllogos Philon Tólkin.
- 2008 - The 1992 radio series of Tales from the Perilous Realm is re-released in the US.