Birthdays in History in October 1922

  • Oct 2 Thomas T Nkobi, South African ANC-leader (Alexandra-bus boycott 1957)
  • Oct 2 Wolfhart U Pannenberg, German theologist (Gingham Girl)
  • Oct 4 Malcolm Baldrige, Conn, US Secretary of Commerce (1981-87)
  • Oct 4 Shin Kyuk-Ho, Japanese businessman
  • Oct 5 Bil Keane, American cartoonist
  • Oct 7 Reina Prinsen Geerligs, [Leentje Vandendriesch], Dutch antifascist
  • Oct 8 Douglas Gray, archivist
  • Oct 10 Boeli [Willem C] van Leeuwen, Antillian writer (Vreemdeling Op Aarde)
  • Oct 15 Agustina Bessa-Luís, Portuguese writer
  • Oct 17 Louis Benjamin, showman
  • Oct 18 Little Orphan Annie, comic strip character
  • Oct 18 Richard Stankiewicz, US sculptor (1974 Akston Award, 1966 Brandeis)
  • Oct 19 Jack Anderson, journalist (Wash Post), born in Long Beach, California
  • Oct 21 Liliane de Bettencourt, heir to L'Oreal
  • Oct 22 John H Chafee, (Sen-R-Rhode Island, 1976- )
  • Oct 22 John Weidner, war hero, born in Brussels, Belgium
  • Oct 23 Stuart Sloan, war hero/test pilot
  • Oct 27 Carlos Andres Perez, president of Venezuela (1974-79/89-94)
  • Oct 28 Simon Muzenda, Zimbabwe politician (d. 2003)
  • Oct 29 Neil Blaney, politician