Famous People Born in October 1866

  • Oct 2 Charles de Souzy Ricketts, artist
  • Oct 3 Learmont Drysdale, composer
  • Oct 6 Reginald Aubrey Fessenden, broadcast 1st program of voice & music
  • Oct 7 Martha McChesney Berry, US, founded Berry School for Children
  • Oct 7 Wlodimir Ledochowski, Polish-Austrian director of the Society of Jesus (d. 1942)
  • Oct 12 Antonie Waldrop, painter/lithographer

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Oct 12 Ramsay MacDonald, British Prime Minister (Labour: 1924, 1929-35), born in Lossiemouth, Morayshire, Scotland (d. 1937)

British Prime Minister Ramsay MacDonald
British Prime Minister
Ramsay MacDonald
  • Oct 16 Pieter J Kromsigt, theologist/publicist (Troffel & Sword)
  • Oct 19 Clarence Lucas, composer
  • Oct 25 Georg Alfred Schumann, composer