Famous People Who Died in October 1893

  • Oct 4 Pieter J Elout van Soeterwoude, MP (AR), dies at 88
  • Oct 6 Ford Madox Brown, British painter, dies at 72
  • Oct 10 Lip Pike, American baseball player, dies at 48
  • Oct 16 Carlo Pedrotti, composer, dies at 75
  • Oct 16 Patrice MacMahon, duc de Magenta, President of France (b. 1808)
  • Oct 18 Charles Gounod, French composer (La reine the Saba; Funeral March of a Marionette), dies at 75
  • Oct 18 Lucy Stone, American abolitionist (US Woman's Suffrage Association), dies at 75
  • Oct 24 Joseph Hellmesberger, Sr, Austrian violinist, composer, conductor, and pedagogue (Vienna Conservatory, 1851-93), dies at 64

John AbbottJohn Abbott (1821-1893)

Oct 30 3rd Prime Minister of Canada (Conservative: 1891-92), dies of brain cancer at 72