Famous People Born in October 1868

  • Oct 4 Marcelo Torcuato the Alvear, President of Argentina (1922-28)
  • Oct 7 Fred H Hovey, tennis champ (US Open-1895)
  • Oct 8 Max Slevogt, German painter
  • Oct 10 Guillermo M Tomas, composer
  • Oct 16 Franz X Ritter von Epp, German general (China)
  • Oct 18 Ernst Didring, Swedish author (d. 1931)
  • Oct 19 Bertha Landes, 1st woman elected mayor of a major US city (Seattle)
  • Oct 23 Rama V, [Chulalongkorn], leader of Thailand (-1910)
  • Oct 23 Frederick Lanchester, , English Engineer who built the first British petrol automobile (1896), born in London, England
  • Oct 24 Alexandra David-NĂ©el, French explorer and writer (d. 1969)