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Famous Birthdays In August - 08

Friday, 05 June 2020

1079  Emperor Horikawa of Japan (d. 1107) was born on August - 08.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1518  Conrad Lycosthenes, French-born German humanist and encyclopedist (d. 1561) was born on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1571  On August - 08 birth of john Ward, composer  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1586  Adolf, earl of Nassau-Siegen was born on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1605  On August - 08 birth of cecilius Calvert, 2nd Baron Baltimore, British colonial Governor of Maryland (d. 1675)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1617  Adriaan W "Joris" van Geel, Flemish missionary (Bantu Dictionary) was born on August - 08.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1646  On August - 08 birth of godfrey Kneller, German-born painter (d. 1723)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1653  Jacques Basnage, French/Neth historian/vicar was born on August - 08.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1673  John Ker, Scottish spy (d. 1726) was born on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1693  On this day in history birth of laurent Belissen, composer  Click To Send On Whatsapp

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1694  On this day in history birth of francis Hutcheson, Irish philosopher (d. 1746)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1705  Gustaaf Imhoff, gov of Ceylon (1736-40)/gov of Neth-Indies (1743-50) was born on August - 08.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1720  Carl Fredrik Pechlin, Swedish politician (d. 1796) was born on August - 08.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1732  Johann C Adelung, German linguist/librarian was born on August - 08.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1746  Hieronymus van Alphen, Dutch attorney/poet (church songs) was born on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1755  Luigi Marchesi, composer was born on August - 08.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1763  On this day in history birth of charles Bulfinch, Boston Mass, 1st US pro architect (Mass State House)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1805  On August - 08 birth of antoon Jurgens, Dutch margarine manufacturer  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1807  Emilie Flygare-CarlĂ©n, Swedish novelist (d. 1892) was born on August - 08.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1812  John Rodgers II, Commander (Union Navy), died in 1882 was born on August - 08.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1814  Esther Hobart Morris, suffragist/anti-slavery activist was born on August - 08.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1819  Charles Anderson Dana, Asst Secy War, (Union) died in 1897 was born on August - 08.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1820  Winfield Scott "Old Swet" Featherston, Army Brig General (Confederate) was born on August - 08.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1823  On this day in history birth of theodule Augustin Ribot, painter  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1824  Maria Alexandrovna (Marie of Hesse), Tsarina of Russia (d. 1880) was born on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1835  James William Forsyth, Brig General (Union volunteers), died in 1906 was born on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1839  On this day in history birth of nelson Appleton Miles, Major General (Union volunteers), died in 1925  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1852  Barend Barendse, actor/director (Wandering Jew) was born on August - 08.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1857  On August - 08 birth of cecile Chaminade, composer  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1857  Henry Osborn, Conn, paleontologist/author (52 Years of Research) was born on August - 08.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1861  On August - 08 birth of william Bateson, English biologist (originator of term "genetics")  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1864  On August - 08 birth of henri de Vries, [Van Walterop], Dutch actor (Cleopatra, White Cargo)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1866  Matthew A Henson, 1st Black to reach North Pole (Jun 4 1909) was born on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1871  On this day in history birth of william Henry Squire, composer  Click To Send On Whatsapp

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Famous Deaths In August - 08

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0117  On this day in history mark Ulpius Trajanus, adopted son of emperor Nerva/emperor, dies  Click To Send On Whatsapp

0869  On this day in history lotharius II, King of Middle-France (Lotharingen) (855-869), dies  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1445  Death of Oswald von Wolkenstein, Austrian composer on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1506  On this day in history sesshu Toyo, Zen monk/painter, dies in Yamaguchi Japan at 86  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1553  On August - 08 death of girolamo Fracastoro, Italian physician (b. 1478)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1555  Death of Oronce FinĂ©, French mathematician (b. 1494) on August - 08.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1588  Death of Alonso Sánchez Coello, Spanish painter on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1604  On August - 08 death of horio Tadauji, Japanese warlord (b. 1578)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

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