Famous People Born in October 1813

  • Oct 8 Carl Ludwig Amand Mangold, German composer, born in Darmstadt, Germany (d. 1889)
  • Oct 9 John J. Pettus, American politician, Confederate governor (D-Miss, 1859-63), born in Wilson County, Tennessee (d. 1867)

Giuseppe VerdiGiuseppe Verdi (1813-1901)

Oct 10 Italian opera composer (Rigoletto, La Traviata), born in Busseto

  • Oct 12 Lyman Trumbull, U.S. Senator from Illinois (1855-73), born in Colchester, Connecticut (d. 1896)
  • Oct 17 Georg B├╝chner, German playwright (d. 1837)

Ludwig LeichhardtLudwig Leichhardt (1813-1848)

Oct 23 German explorer of northern and central Australia, born in Trebatsch, Prussia

  • Oct 26 Henry Smart, English organist and composer, born in London (d. 1879)