Famous People Born in October 1857

  • Oct 2 Marthinus T Steyn, President of Orange-Free state (1896-1902)
  • Oct 4 Henry Schoenfeld, composer
  • Oct 14 Elwood Haynes, auto pioneer, built one of 1st US autos
  • Oct 24 Ned Williamson, American baseball player (d. 1894)
  • Oct 29 Conrad Haebler, German historian (Early printers of Spain/Portugal)
  • Oct 30 John H Aberson, 1st chancellor (Dutch Agricultural University)