On This Day

Famous People Who Died in October 1900

  • Oct 9 Heinrich von Herzogenberg, Austrian composer, dies at 57
  • Oct 14 Albert de Vriendt, Flemish historical painter and etcher, dies at 56
  • Oct 14 Sandor Erkel, Hungarian composer and son of Ferenc Erkel, dies at 54
  • Oct 15 Zdenek Fibich, Czech classical composer (Šárka, The Bride of Messina), dies at 49
  • Oct 20 Charles Dudley Warner, American novelist (As We Go), dies at 70
  • Oct 20 Naim Frashëri, Albanian poet and writer, dies at 54
  • Oct 28 Max Müller, German-born British orientalist, dies at 76 (b. 1823)