Famous People Born in October 1865

  • Oct 1 Paul Dukas, French composer (d. 1935)
  • Oct 3 Johannes IJWJ Eilerts de Haan, Dutch sea officer (Lucie R, Suriname)
  • Oct 4 Max Halbe, German playwright (Jugend), born in Güttland, Gdańsk (d. 1944)
  • Oct 10 Raffaele Merry del Val, Spanish cardinal
  • Oct 11 Hans E Kinck, Norwegian philological/writer (Mot Karnaval)
  • Oct 12 Arthur Harden, English chemist, Nobel Prize laureate (d. 1940)
  • Oct 15 Walther Amelung, German archaeologist
  • Oct 17 James Rudolph Garfield, American politician (d. 1950)
  • Oct 18 Arie de Jong, Dutch linguist (d. 1957)
  • Oct 18 Logan Pearsall Smith, American essayist and critic (d. 1946)
  • Oct 19 Godfrey Cripps, cricketer (one Test South Africa v England 1892, 18 & 3)
  • Oct 22 Kristjan Raud, Estonian painter (d. 1943)
  • Oct 23 Neltje Blanchan, American writer (d. 1918)
  • Oct 26 Benjamin Guggenheim, American businessman (d. 1912)
  • Oct 27 Charles Spencelayh, English painter (d. 1958)