Deaths in History in October 1913

  • Oct 1 Eugene O'Keefe, Canadian businessman and philanthropist (b. 1827)
  • Oct 5 Hans von Bartels, German painter (b. 1856)
  • Oct 10 Katsura Taro, Prime Minister of Japan (b. 1848)
  • Oct 10 Adolphus Busch, German-born American brewer (Anheuser-Busch), dies at 74
  • Oct 20 Daniel David Palmer, Canadian founder of chiropractic (1897 Palmer School of Chiropractic), dies of typhoid fever at 68
  • Oct 23 Edwin Klebs, German physician and bacteriologist (bacterial theory of infection, diphtheria bacillus), dies at 79
  • Oct 24 Isabel Barrows, American editor and penologist (Conference on Negro Question), dies at 68
  • Oct 31 William Evans-Gordon, British politician (b. 1857)