A.A. Adt (1861, 4 October - 1911, 17 August) was born - US, MA.
Dr. John Anderson (1833, 4 October - 1900, 15 August) was born.
Sebastian Finsterwalder (1862, 4 October - 1951, 4 December) was born - Germany, Rosenheim. German surveyor, glaciologist and innovator in the field of glacier photogrammetry. He pioneered the use of aerial and stereo-photography for the study of fluctuations in glaciers in the Alps providing data that has increasing significance with More...
György Kepes (1906, 4 October - 2001) was born - Hungary, Selyp. Hungarian-born American painter, filmmaker and photographer interested in abstract images (photograms) and the selection of low and high camera positions to flatten and abstract space.
Vilem Kriz (1921, 4 October - 1994) was born - Czechoslovakia, Prague. Czech-born photographer who moved to the USA because of the Second World War.
Georges Albert Legrain (1865, 4 October - 1917, 22 August) was born - France, Paris. French Egyptologist who documented his excavations and finds with photography. On 26 December 1903 he was part of the team that discovered La Cachette de Karnak - a vast collection of eight hundred Ancient Egyptian stone statues and More...
Lothar Osterburg (1961, 4 October - ) was born - West Germany, Braunschweig. German-born contemporary photogravurist.
André Adolphe-Eugène Disdéri (1819, 28 March - 1889, 4 October) died - France, Paris. French photographer who in November 1854 took out a patent for carte-de-visite. His system produced a negative that could take multiple images thus producing a cheaper version of the carte de visite and ensuring its tremendous popularity. He also More...
C.W. Woodward (1836, 31 December - 1894, 4 October) died - USA, New York, Monroe County, Rochester. Stereoscopic photographer, backlists on stereoviews. Active: Rochester, N.Y.