Karl F. Kunkel (1900, 5 October - 1995, 20 February) was born - US, NY, Buffalo.
Louis Lumière (1864, 5 October - 1948, 6 June) was born - France, Besançon. One of the key people in the development of motion pictures but he was also important in still photography and in 1907 he marketed Autochrome which was the first commercially available color process.
B.L. Spackman (1824, 5 October - 1879, 5 September) was born - England, Gloucestershire, Cheltenham. Corporals J. McCartney and B. L. Spackman were trained in photography at the South Kensington Museum he accompanied Charles Thomas Newton to record the archaeological excavations (1857-1859) at the Mausoleum of Halicarnassus (Bodrum, now in present-More...
Alexandra Boulat (1962 - 2007, 5 October) died - France, Paris. French photojournalist, active 1989-2007, known for her photographs of non-combatants, especially children, in war zones. Her work, taken in places like the former Yugoslavia, Afghanistan, Iraq, and the Palestinian West Bank, was published in More...
James Burgess (1832, 14 July (August?) - 1916, 5 October) died - Scotland, Edinburgh.