Famous People Born in October 1796

  • Oct 4 John Richardson, Canadian writer (Wacousta, or the prophecy)
  • Oct 9 Joseph Bonomi the Younger, English artist and Egyptologist, born in London (d. 1878)
  • Oct 14 Adolf Ganz, German composer and violinist (d. 1870)
  • Oct 23 Stefano Franscini, Swiss Federal Councilor (d. 1857)
  • Oct 24 August v Platen, writer