On This Day

Famous People Who Died in October 1822

  • Oct 13 Antonio Canova, Italian Neoclassical sculptor (The Three Graces), dies at 64
  • Oct 16 Eva Marie Veigel [La Violette], Austrian ballet dancer and wife of actor David Garrick, dies at 98
  • Oct 27 Christian Friedrich Gottlieb Schwencke, German pianist, composer and publisher, dies at 55
  • Oct 29 Dirk van Hogendorp, Dutch minister of War, dies at 61