Famous People Born in October 1737

  • Oct 2 Franz Schneider, Austrian organist and composer, baptized in Pulkau (d. 1812)
  • Oct 5 Alexei Grigoryevich Orlov, Russian count (helped Catherine the Great to the throne) and military commander (Battle of Çeşme), born in Lyutkino, Russia (d. 1808) (NS date)
  • Oct 22 Vincenzo Manfredini, Italian harpsichordist, composer, and music theorist, born in Pistoia, Grand Duchy of Tuscany (now Italy) (d. 1799)
  • Oct 31 James Lovell, American educator and statesman, born in Boston, Massachusetts (d. 1789)