On This Day

Birthdays in History in October 1848

  • Oct 3 Henry Lerolle, French painter, born in Paris (d. 1929)
  • Oct 5 Guido von List, Austrian-German occultist and novelist (Jung Diethers Heimkehr), born in Vienna (d. 1919)
  • Oct 30 Zinovy Rozhestvensky, Russian vice-admiral (d. 1909)
  • Oct 31 Boston Custer, brother of George Armstrong Custer, born in New Rumley, Ohio (d. 1876)