Some historic folk born in October, obviously a good month for kings.
Henry III, King Of England, October 1st, 1207
Richard III, King of England, October 2nd, 1452
Peter II, Tsar of Russia, October 2nd, 1715
Charlton Heston, actor in many a historic epic, October 4th, 1923
Edward VI, King of England, October12th, 1537
James II, King of England, October 14th, 1633
William Penn, Founder of Pennsylvania, October 14th, 1644
Oscar Wilde, writer, October 16th, 1864.
Samuel Taylor Coleridge, poet, October 21st, 1772.
Pablo Picasso, artist, October 25th, 1881
James Cook, explorer, October 27th, 1728
Theodore Roosevelt, U.S. President, October 27th, 1858
Emily Post, Etiquette Expert, October 27th, 1872
John Keats, poet, October 31st, 1795.