Famous People Born in October 1832

  • Oct 1 Caroline Lavinia Scott Harrison, 1st wife of Benjamin Harrison
  • Oct 1 Henry Clay Work, composer
  • Oct 2 Edward Burnett Tylor, English anthropologist
  • Oct 2 Julius von Sachs, botanist and naturalist
  • Oct 4 William Griggs, inventor (photo chromo lithography)
  • Oct 10 Theodore Shelton Bowers, Bvt Brigadier General (Union Army), (d. 1866)
  • Oct 12 Walter T Watts-Dunton, English lawyer, poet and writer (Aylwin), born in St. Ives, England (d. 1914)
  • Oct 15 Henry Harrison Walker, Brigadier General (Confederate Army), (d. 1912)
  • Oct 16 George Crockett Strong, American Major General (Union Army), born in Stockbridge, Vermont (d. 1863)
  • Oct 16 Vicente Riva Palacio, Mexican writer/diplomat
  • Oct 20 Constantin Lipsius, German architect (d. 1894)
  • Oct 22 August Labitzky, composer
  • Oct 22 Leopold Damrosch, composer