Famous People Born in October 1824

  • Oct 6 Henry Chadwick, English-American baseball pioneer, developed 1st rule book, born in Exeter, Devon, England (d. 1908)
  • Oct 13 Henry Stephen Cutler, composer
  • Oct 19 Frantisek Pivoda, composer
  • Oct 19 Rufus Saxton, American Brevet Major General (Union Army), born in Greenfield, Massachusetts (d. 1908)
  • Oct 23 Thomas Gamble Pitcher, American Brigadier General (Union Army), born in Rockport, Indiana (d. 1895)
  • Oct 26 Arthur Middleton Manigault, Brigadier General (Confederate Army)
  • Oct 29 Joseph Horace Lewis, Brigadier General (Confederate Army), (d. 1904)