Famous Deaths in October 1853

  • Oct 2 D Francois J Arago, French astronomer/physicist (chromosome), dies
  • Oct 3 Andre Georges Louis Onslow, composer, dies at 69
  • Oct 29 Pierre-Joseph-Guillaume Zimmermann, composer, dies at 68
  • Oct 29 William Richard Bexfield, composer, dies at 29
  • Oct 30 Pietro Raimondi, Italian composer (Potifar, Giacobbe), dies at 66