Famous People Born in October 1832

Famous Birthdays

  • Oct 1 Caroline Harrison, 1st lady of the U.S. (1889-1892), wife of Benjamin Harrison, born in Oxford, Ohio (d. 1892)
  • Oct 1 Henry Clay Work, American composer, born in Middletown, Connecticut (d. 1884)
  • Oct 2 Edward Burnett Tylor, English anthropologist (Primitive Culture), born in London (d. 1917)
  • Oct 2 Julius von Sachs, German botanist and naturalist, born in Breslau, Kingdom of Prussia (d. 1897)
  • Oct 4 William Griggs, English inventor (photo chromo lithography), born in Woburn, Bedfordshire (d. 1911)
  • Oct 10 Theodore Shelton Bowers, Bvt Brigadier General (Union Army), born in Hummelstown, Dauphin County, Pennsylvania (d. 1866)
  • Oct 12 Walter T Watts-Dunton, English lawyer, poet and writer (Aylwin), born in St. Ives, England (d. 1914)
  • Oct 15 Henry Harrison Walker, American Brigadier General (Confederate Army), born in Sussex County, Virginia (d. 1912)
  • Oct 16 George Crockett Strong, American Major General (Union Army), born in Stockbridge, Vermont (d. 1863)
  • Oct 16 Vicente Riva Palacio, Mexican writer/diplomat
  • Oct 20 Constantin Lipsius, German architect (d. 1894)
  • Oct 22 August Labitzky, composer
  • Oct 22 Leopold Damrosch, composer