On This Day

Famous People Born in October 1792

  • Oct 3 Cipriani Potter, English pianist and composer, born in London (d. 1871)
  • Oct 3 Francisco Morazán, 2nd President of The Federal Republic of Central America, born in Tegucigalpa, Guatemala, New Spain (d. 1842)
  • Oct 5 Joseph Crosfield, English soap and alkali manufacturer, born in Warrington, England (d. 1844)
  • Oct 12 Christian Gmelin, German chemist, born in Tübingen, Germany (d. 1860)
  • Oct 13 Moritz Hauptmann, German composer, born in Dresden, Germany (d. 1868)
  • Oct 19 Dirk Donker Curtius, Dutch attorney/minister of Justice (liberal)
  • Oct 20 Anton Bernhard Furstenau, composer
  • Oct 20 Colin Campbell/Lord Clyde, British officer (Sepoy-uprising)