Famous Deaths in October 1910

  • Oct 10 Willem Maris, painter (Hague School), dies at 66
  • Oct 15 Stanley Ketchel [The Michigan Assassin], Polish-American heavyweight boxing champion (1908-10), murdered at a ranch in Missouri at 24
  • Oct 17 Julia Ward Howe, composer (Battle Hymn of Republic), dies at 91
  • Oct 17 William V Moody, US poet (Sabine Woman, Great Divide), dies
  • Oct 17 Sergey Muromtsev, Russian lawyer, politician and President of the First Imperial Duma, dies at 60
  • Oct 17 Julie Ward Howe, American poet and author, dies of pneumonia at 91
  • Oct 20 David B. Hill, American politician and Governor of New York (1885-91), dies at 67
  • Oct 23 Rama V [Chulalongkorn], King of Thailand (1868-1910), dies at 57
  • Oct 23 Chulalongkorn, King of Thailand (b. 1853)
  • Oct 25 Willie Anderson, Scottish golfer (4-time US Open champion), dies of epilepsy at 31
  • Oct 25 Hermann Kipper, German music teacher and composer, dies at 84
  • Oct 30 Henri Dunant, Swiss humanitarian, Founder of Red Cross (Nobel 1901), dies at 82