Famous People Born in August 1788

  • Aug 2 Leopold Gmelin, German chemist (d. 1853)
  • Aug 15 Carel SW van Hogendorp, Dutch colonial director
  • Aug 20 Jose Bernardo Alcedo, composer
  • Aug 22 Thomas Tredgold, engineer/carpenter
  • Aug 25 Cornelis J van Assen, Dutch jurist (Language of the Constitution)
  • Aug 26 Aloys Schmitt, German music theory/composer/royal pianist