Famous People Born in October 1818

  • Oct 4 Francesco Crispi, Italian minister of War/premier
  • Oct 6 Joseph Rummel, composer
  • Oct 8 John Henninger Reagan, Atty Gen (Confederacy)
  • Oct 15 Irvin McDowell, Major General (Union volunteers), (d. 1885)
  • Oct 18 Edward Otho Cresap Ord, Major General (Union volunteers), (d. 1883)
  • Oct 22 Leconte de Lisle, writer
  • Oct 25 Pavel Melnikov, Russian historian/author (V Lesach) [NS=Nov 6]
  • Oct 26 Stefano Golinelli, composer
  • Oct 28 Ivan Turgenev, Russia, novelist/poet/playwright (Fathers & Sons) [OS]