Famous People Born in October 1892

  • Oct 4 Engelbert Dollfuss, Austrian Fascist chancellor killed by Nazis
  • Oct 4 Luis Trenker, Sankt Ulrich, actor (Berge in Flammen)
  • Oct 4 Hermann Glauert, British aerodynamicist (d. 1934)
  • Oct 5 Remington Kellogg, American naturalist (d. 1969)
  • Oct 7 Dwain Esper, director (d. 1982)
  • Oct 9 Ivo Andric, Yugoslavian novelist (Bridge on Drina, Nobel 1961), born in Dolac, Travnik, Bosnia and Herzegovina (d. 1975)
  • Oct 9 Marina Tsvetaeva, Russian poet (The Train of Life), born in Moscow (d. 1941)
  • Oct 10 Earle Dickson, American inventor (Band-Aid), born in Grandview, Tennessee (d. 1961)
  • Oct 12 Gilda dalla Rizza, Italian soprano, born in Verona, Italy (d. 1975)
  • Oct 14 Sumner Welles, US undersecretary/diplomat (Good neighbor policy)
  • Oct 17 Herbert Norman Howells, composer
  • Oct 17 Otakar Jeremias, composer
  • Oct 17 Theodor Eicke, Nazi official (d. 1943)
  • Oct 18 Leo G. Carroll, English actor (Topper, Man From Uncle), born in Weedon (d. 1972)
  • Oct 19 Alexander A Alekhine, Russian/French chess champ (1927-35, 37-46)
  • Oct 19 Ilmari Hannikainen, composer
  • Oct 23 Gummo [Milton] Marx, American actor and comedian (Marx Brothers) (d. 1977)
  • Oct 24 Kurt Huber, German philosopher/resistance fighter
  • Oct 27 Graciliano Ramos, Brazilian author/mayor of Palmeira
  • Oct 27 Victor E van Vriesland, Dutch poet/critic (Mirror of Dutch Poetry)
  • Oct 28 Eduard J Dijksterhuis, Dutch mathematician/historian (Fall & Throw)
  • Oct 28 Ludwig Strauss, German/Israeli writer (Night Watch)
  • Oct 28 Dink Johnson, American musician (d. 1954)
  • Oct 31 Ruth Fuller Sasaki, American Zen teacher (1st Zen Institute of America)