On This Day

October 16

Jørgensen, Alfred

* October 16, 1848 – December 16, 1925 †

Denmark

Karl Kautsky
Kautsky, Karl

* October 16, 1854 – October 17, 1938 †

Austria-Hungary; German Reich

Carl Andreas Koefoed
Koefoed, Carl Andreas

* October 16, 1855 – February 07, 1948 †

Denmark; Russian Empire

Louis-Marie

* October 16, 1896 – November 03, 1978 †

Canada

Collected Cyperaceae and identified Cyperaceae

Lundbeck, William

* October 16, 1863 – May 18, 1941 †

Denmark

Luquer, Eloise Payne

* October 16, 1862 – December 28, 1947 †

United States

Collected Plantaginaceae

Lynge, Augo

* October 16, 1899 – January 30, 1959 †

Denmark

Løvland, Harriet Jenny

* October 16, 1906 – March 1956 †

Norway

Collected Papaveraceae and identified Papaveraceae

Harold Hart Mann
Mann, Harold Hart

* October 16, 1872 – December 02, 1961 †

Martin, Bruce

* October 16, 1885 – December 29, 1919 †

J. Playfair McMurrich
McMurrich, J. Playfair

* October 16, 1859 – February 09, 1939 †

Merrill, George Knox

* October 16, 1864 – October 21, 1927 †

United States

Collected Cladoniaceae and identified Cladoniaceae

Johannes Munnicks
Munnicks, Johannes

* October 16, 1652 – June 10, 1711 †

Netherlands

Nonfried, Anton Franz

* October 16, 1854 – December 16, 1923 †

Prince Henri of Orléans
of Orléans, Prince Henri

* October 16, 1867 – August 09, 1901 †

France

Platt, Charles A.

* October 16, 1861 – September 12, 1933 †

United States

Paul Popenoe
Popenoe, Paul

* October 16, 1888 – June 19, 1979 †

Pierre Puget
Puget, Pierre

* October 16, 1620 – December 02, 1694 †

France

Rechinger, Karl Heinz

* October 16, 1906 – December 30, 1998 †

Austria

Collected Asteraceae and identified Asteraceae

Krzysztof Rostański
Rostański, Krzysztof

* October 16, 1930 – December 27, 2012 †

Poland

Identified Onagraceae

Lucien Rudaux
Rudaux, Lucien

* October 16, 1874 – March 15, 1947 †

France

Ruedemann, Rudolf

* October 16, 1864 – June 18, 1956 †

United States

Saxton, Walter Theodore

* October 16, 1882 – February 27, 1973 †

Rudolf Schlechter
Schlechter, Rudolf

* October 16, 1872 – November 16, 1925 †

Germany

Collected Asteraceae and identified Orchidaceae

Scofield, Wilbur Hoeg

* October 16, 1840 – February 28, 1894 †

Henry Clapp Sherman
Sherman, Henry Clapp

* October 16, 1875 – October 07, 1955 †

United States

Florence Wells Slater
Slater, Florence Wells

* October 16, 1864 – January 22, 1941 †

United States

Alfred Holt Stone
Stone, Alfred Holt

* October 16, 1870 – May 11, 1955 †

United States

Streubel, August Vollrath

* October 16, 1817 – April 07, 1895 †

Johann Georg Sulzer
Sulzer, Johann Georg

* October 16, 1720 – February 27, 1779 †

Switzerland