October 1810 in history

October 1810 events chronologically

Oct 12 First Oktoberfest: The Bavarian royalty invites the citizens of Munich to join the celebration of the marriage of Crown Prince Ludwig of Bavaria to Princess Therese von Sachsen-Hildburghausen
Oct 27 United States annexes the former Spanish colony of West Florida

Top 7 most famous people born in October 1810

Oct 4 Eliza McCardle Johnson the First Lady of the United States and the wife of Andrew Johnson, the 17th President of the United States.
Oct 4 Félix Pyat a French Socialist journalist and politician.
Oct 9 Johan August Wahlberg a Swedish naturalist and explorer. Wahlberg started studying chemistry at the University of Uppsala in 1829, and later forestry, agronomy and natural science, graduating from the Swedish Forestry Institute in 1834. In 1832 he joined Professor Carl Henrik Boheman, a famous entomologist, on a collecting trip to Norway. In 1833 and 1834 he travelled in Sweden and Germany on forestry research projects. He joined the Office of Land Survey and was appointed an engineer in 1836, becoming an instructor at the Swedish Land Survey College
Oct 10 Franz Hermann Troschel a German zoologist born in Spandau.
Oct 15 Simon Sinas a Greek benefactor and diplomat.
Oct 15 Giovanni Gozzadini an Italian archeologist.
Oct 19 Jules Malou a Belgian statesman, a leader of the clerical party.

Died in October 1810

Oct 6 Vincenzo Petagna an Italian biologist and physician, and a director of the Monte Oliveto botanical gardens. The plant Petagnaea gussonei is named in his honour
Oct 15 Alfred Moore a North Carolina judge who became a justice of the Supreme Court of the United States. Moore Square, a park located in the Moore Square Historic District in Raleigh, North Carolina was named in his honor. Moore County, established in 1784, also in the state of North Carolina, is named in his honor. Moore was buried at the Philip's Church near Wilmington
Oct 16 Nachman of Breslov the founder of the Breslov Hasidic movement.
Oct 19 Jean-Georges Noverre generally considered the creator of ballet d'action, a precursor of the narrative ballets of the 19th century. His birthday is now observed as International Dance Day
Oct 19 Jonas Carlsson Dryander a Swedish botanist.
Oct 21 Franz Teyber an Austrian Kapellmeister, organist and composer of orchestral and chamber music. Studying at Wagenseil, from 1786 he was director of the Schikaneder theatre company and from 1801 a composer and musical director of the Theater an der Wien. His sisters Elisabeth and Therese were opera singers, and his brother Anton worked as a composer to the Dresden opera and Vienna court