Famous People Born in October 1848

  • Oct 3 Henry Lerolle, French painter (d. 1929)
  • Oct 5 Guido von List, German writer (d. 1919)
  • Oct 17 William "Candy" Cummings, American baseball player credited with creating the curveball, born in Ware, Massachusetts (d. 1924)
  • Oct 30 Zinovi P Rozhestvensky, Russian vice-admiral
  • Oct 31 Boston Custer, brother of George Armstrong Custer (d. 1876)