Birthdays in History in October 1833

  • Oct 2 Rev. William Corby, American Catholic priest (d. 1897)
  • Oct 5 Cyrus Bussey, Bvt Major General (Union volunteers), (d. 1915)
  • Oct 15 Klaas Kater, Dutch Christian Worker's Union Leader
  • Oct 17 Paul Bert, Auxerre, French Zoologist, Physiologist and pioneer of aerospace medicine whose study of the effects of air pressure on the body, such as altitude sickness and 'the bends', made possible space and ocean exploration

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Oct 21 Alfred Bernhard Nobel, created dynamite & Peace Prizes, born in Stockholm, Sweden (d. 1896)

Chemist, Engineer & Innovator Alfred Nobel
Chemist, Engineer & Innovator
Alfred Nobel