October Birthdays
September 30, 2015

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I’ll be adding to this list as I find more birthdays. Note: many birth dates, especially as you look further back in time, were not recorded. Comment below if you know of a birthday that should be added to this list!

Happy birthday to…

  • October 1 – Henry III (1207), Bonnie Parker (1910)
  • October 2 – Richard III (1452)
  • October 4 – Louis X (1316), Buster Keaton (1895)
  • October 9 – Charles X (1757)
  • October 11 – Eleanor Roosevelt (1884)
  • October 12 – Edward VI (1537)
  • October 13 – Claude of France (1499)
  • October 14 – James II (1633)
  • October 15 – Friedrich Nietzsche (1844)
  • October 16 – Oscar Wilde (1854)
  • October 20 – Christopher Wren (1632)
  • October 21 – Alfred Nobel (1833), Dizzy Gillespie (1917)
  • October 22 – Daniel Boone (1734), Louis Riel (1844)
  • October 23 – Peter II of Russia (1715)
  • October 24 – Isabella of Portugal (1503)
  • October 25 – Renée of France (1510), Pablo Picasso (1881)
  • October 27 – Catherine of Valois (1401), Theodore Roosevelt (1858), Emily Post (1872)
  • October 30 – Sophia Charlotte of Hanover (1668), Martha Jefferson (1748), John Adams (1735)
  • October 31 – Johannes Vermeer (1632), John Keats (1795)

Jillianne Hamilton is a history enthusiast and the author of The Spirited Mrs. Pringle (historical fiction), The Hobby Shop on Barnaby Street (historical romance), and The Lazy Historian’s Guide to the Wives of Henry VIII (non-fiction). Jill launched The Lazy Historian in 2015. She lives in Charlottetown on Canada’s beautiful east coast. Learn more.

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Hi, I'm Jillianne.

I'm a historical fiction writer, a lover of history, and a hoarder of books. I'm the author of The Spirited Mrs. Pringle, The Hobby Shop on Barnaby Street, and The Lazy Historian's Guide to the Wives of Henry VIII.

The Lazy Historian is a history blog featuring stories from the past with sass. With a focus on Western European and women's history, I delve into anything fascinating. Learn more.