Deaths in History in October 1860

  • Oct 2 Louis Hersent, painter, dies
  • Oct 12 Harry Smith, English military commander and leader of British-Indian forces (Battle of Aliwal), dies at 73
  • Oct 24 √Člie, Duke Decazes, French Bourbon Restoration politician (Sainte-Martin-de-Laye, France), dies at 80
  • Oct 31 Johan Nathan, murderer, hanged
  • Oct 31 Thomas Cochrane, 10th Earl of Dundonald, British admiral (b. 1775)