Birthdays in History in October 1851

  • Oct 2 Ferdinand Foch, French Allied military commander and hero during WW I
  • Oct 15 George F Moore, US theologist (Hebrews, Old Testament)
  • Oct 16 James Ten Eyck, champion rower/coach (Ten Eyck Trophy namesake)
  • Oct 19 Empress Myeongseong, Empress of Korea (d. 1895)
  • Oct 31 Lovisa of Sweden, Queen of Denmark, born in Stockholm Palace, Stockholm, Sweden (d. 1926)