On This Day

Famous People Who Died in October 1848

  • Oct 4 Louis Massonneau, composer, dies at 82
  • Oct 5 Joseph Hormayr Freiherr zu Hortenburg, Austrian politician (b. 1781)
  • Oct 26 Vissarion Belinsky, Russian literary critic, dies at 36
  • Oct 27 Alexander Egorovich Varlamov, Russian composer, dies at 46