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Famous Birthdays In August - 08

Wednesday, 12 August 2020

1079  On August - 08 birth of emperor Horikawa of Japan (d. 1107)  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 this day in history birth of john Ward, composer  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1586  On August - 08 birth of adolf, earl of Nassau-Siegen  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1605  Cecilius Calvert, 2nd Baron Baltimore, British colonial Governor of Maryland (d. 1675) was born on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1617  On this day in history birth of adriaan W "Joris" van Geel, Flemish missionary (Bantu Dictionary)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1646  Godfrey Kneller, German-born painter (d. 1723) was born on August - 08.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1653  On this day in history birth of jacques Basnage, French/Neth historian/vicar  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1673  On August - 08 birth of john Ker, Scottish spy (d. 1726)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1693  On August - 08 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  On this day in history birth of gustaaf Imhoff, gov of Ceylon (1736-40)/gov of Neth-Indies (1743-50)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1720  On August - 08 birth of carl Fredrik Pechlin, Swedish politician (d. 1796)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

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

1746  On August - 08 birth of hieronymus van Alphen, Dutch attorney/poet (church songs)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1755  On this day in history birth of luigi Marchesi, composer  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1763  On August - 08 birth of charles Bulfinch, Boston Mass, 1st US pro architect (Mass State House)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1805  Antoon Jurgens, Dutch margarine manufacturer was born on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1807  On August - 08 birth of emilie Flygare-CarlĂ©n, Swedish novelist (d. 1892)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1812  On August - 08 birth of john Rodgers II, Commander (Union Navy), died in 1882  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1814  Esther Hobart Morris, suffragist/anti-slavery activist was born on this day in history.  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 this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1823  Theodule Augustin Ribot, painter was born on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1824  Maria Alexandrovna (Marie of Hesse), Tsarina of Russia (d. 1880) was born on August - 08.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1835  On August - 08 birth of james William Forsyth, Brig General (Union volunteers), died in 1906  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1839  On August - 08 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  Cecile Chaminade, composer was born on August - 08.  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  Henri de Vries, [Van Walterop], Dutch actor (Cleopatra, White Cargo) was born on August - 08.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1866  On August - 08 birth of matthew A Henson, 1st Black to reach North Pole (Jun 4 1909)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1871  On August - 08 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  Mark Ulpius Trajanus, adopted son of emperor Nerva/emperor, dies on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

0869  On August - 08 lotharius II, King of Middle-France (Lotharingen) (855-869), dies  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1445  Death of Oswald von Wolkenstein, Austrian composer on August - 08.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

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

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

1555  On this day in history death of oronce FinĂ©, French mathematician (b. 1494)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1588  Death of Alonso Sánchez Coello, Spanish painter on August - 08.  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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