On This Day

Famous People Born in October 1772

  • Oct 4 Fran├žois-Louis Perne, French composer, born in Paris (d. 1832)

Person of interestSamuel Taylor Coleridge

Oct 21 Samuel Taylor Coleridge, English romantic poet (Rime of Ancient Mariner), born in Ottery St Mary, Devon (d. 1834)

Poet, Critic and Philosopher Samuel Taylor Coleridge
Poet, Critic and Philosopher
Samuel Taylor Coleridge
  • Oct 25 Corneille Vander Planken, Belgian violinist and composer (d. 1849)