Birthdays in History in October 1928

  • Oct 1 Zhu Rongji, Chinese politician
  • Oct 2 Anthony Tippett, British chief of Fleet Support
  • Oct 2 Clay Felker, journalist (NY Herald Tribune, Esquire), born in St. Louis, Missouri
  • Oct 2 George Emmett McFarland, Dallas, act (Spanky-Our Gang/Little Rascals)
  • Oct 2 James Porter, CEO (Commonwealth Institute)
  • Oct 2 Robin Duthie, CEO (Britoil)
  • Oct 2 Wolfhart Pannenberg, German theologian
  • Oct 3 Shridath Surendranath "Sonny" Ramphal, Guyanese sec-gen (1975- )
  • Oct 4 Alvin Toffler, author (Future Shock, Power Shift, The Third Wave), born in New York City (d. 2016)
  • Oct 5 Willem de Kwaadsteniet, lawyer/Dutch MP (CDA)
  • Oct 5 Louise Fitzhugh, American author (d. 1974)
  • Oct 7 Sohrab Sepehri, Persian poet and painter (d. 1980)
  • Oct 8 M. Russell Ballard, LDS apostle
  • Oct 12 Thomas Burnett Swann, US, sci-fi author (Day of Minotaur)
  • Oct 12 Al Held, US, painter/sculptor (hard edge-style)
  • Oct 14 Frank E. Resnik, American business executive (d. 1995)
  • Oct 16 Mary Daly, American feminist
  • Oct 17 Zacharias J de Beer, South African physician/MP (DP)
  • Oct 24 Gabriel Laub, Polish writer
  • Oct 26 Francisco Solano L√≥pez, Argentine comics artists
  • Oct 27 Stefan Wewerka, German architect/sculptor
  • Oct 28 Ion Mihai Pacepa, Romanian general
  • Oct 30 Ernest Flatt, American choreographer (Carol Burnett Show), born in Denver, Colorado (d. 1995)
  • Oct 30 Michael Andrews, painter
  • Oct 30 Daniel Nathans, American microbiologist, Nobel laureate (d. 1999)