On This Day

October 24

Henry Charles Lea
Lea, Henry Charles

(b. September 19, 1825 – d. October 24, 1909)

United States of America

Lister, Joseph Jackson

(b. January 11, 1786 – d. October 24, 1869)

United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland; Kingdom of Great Britain

Litardière, René Verriet

(b. June 24, 1888 – d. October 24, 1957)

France

James MacCullagh
MacCullagh, James

(b. 1809 – d. October 24, 1847)

Ireland

Garrick Mallery
Mallery, Garrick

(b. April 25, 1831 – d. October 24, 1894)

United States of America

Ettore Marchiafava
Marchiafava, Ettore

(b. January 03, 1847 – d. October 24, 1935)

Kingdom of Italy

Marnot, Tiit

(b. February 06, 1941 – d. October 24, 2013)

Mense, Carl Anton

(b. March 28, 1861 – d. October 24, 1938)

Germany

Miller, Thomas

(b. August 31, 1807 – d. October 24, 1874)

Minard, Charles Joseph

(b. March 27, 1781 – d. October 24, 1870)

France

von Müller, Johann Wilhelm

(b. March 04, 1824 – d. October 24, 1866)

Germany

Neave, Sheffield Henry Morier

(b. October 13, 1853 – d. October 24, 1936)

Proctor, Michael

(b. January 21, 1929 – d. October 24, 2017)

United Kingdom

Pujals, Carmen

(b. January 13, 1916 – d. October 24, 2003)

Argentina

Identified Gracilariaceae and collected Dacrymycetaceae

Quayle, Henry Josef

(b. April 29, 1876 – d. October 24, 1951)

Julius Theodor Christian Ratzeburg
Ratzeburg, Julius Theodor Christian

(b. February 16, 1801 – d. October 24, 1871)

Germany

Henry Nicholas Ridley
Ridley, Henry Nicholas

(b. December 10, 1855 – d. October 24, 1956)

United Kingdom; United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland

Identified Orchidaceae and collected Orchidaceae

F. A. de Roepstorff
de Roepstorff, F. A.

(b. March 25, 1842 – d. October 24, 1883)

Rupin, Ernest

(b. May 06, 1845 – d. October 24, 1909)

France

Römer, Julius Paul

(b. April 21, 1848 – d. October 24, 1926)

Germany

Schauer, Johannes Conrad

(b. February 16, 1813 – d. October 24, 1848)

Germany

Wilhelm Schickard
Schickard, Wilhelm

(b. April 22, 1592 – d. October 24, 1635)

Germany

Schnizlein, Adalbert

(b. April 15, 1814 – d. October 24, 1868)

Germany

Shaw, Elsie Louise

(b. September 10, 1862 – d. October 24, 1940)

United States of America

Collected Cannabaceae

Stelling-Dekker, N.M.

(b. 1905 – d. October 24, 1998)

André Thouin
Thouin, André

(b. February 10, 1746 – d. October 24, 1824)

France

Tomes, Charles Sissmore

(b. June 06, 1846 – d. October 24, 1928)

United Kingdom; United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland

Wallis, George

(b. June 08, 1811 – d. October 24, 1891)

Waterhouse, Annie Newton

(b. 1814 – d. October 24, 1896)

United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland

Weiss, Johann-Martin

(b. March 06, 1711 – d. October 24, 1751)

France