On This Day

Famous People Who Died in October 1925

  • Oct 7 Hubert Main, American hymn composer, dies at 86
  • Oct 7 Christy Mathewson, American Baseball Hall of Fame pitcher (World Series 1905, 21; Triple Crown 1905, 08; NL wins leader 1905, 07, 08, 10; 2 x no-hitters; NY Giants), dies of tuberculosis at 45
  • Oct 8 Abraham Pieter Cornelis van Karnebeek, Dutch Foreign Minister (Liberal, 1918-27), dies at 89
  • Oct 11 Karl M Lybeck, Fin/Swedish language poet (Samlade Arbeten), dies at 71
  • Oct 14 Eugen Sandow, German bodybuilder and circus performer, dies at 58
  • Oct 23 Vyacheslav Gavrilovich Karatigin, composer, dies at 50
  • Oct 24 Jindrich S Baar, Czech pastor/writer (Lusy), dies at 56
  • Oct 27 Wilhelm Gericke, Austrian composer, dies at 80