Famous People Born in August 1802

  • Aug 2 Nicholas Patrick Stephen Wiseman, 1st archbishop of Westminster
  • Aug 5 Niels H Abel, Norwegian mathematician (Abel's Comparisons)
  • Aug 13 Nikolaus Lenau, Hungarian German poet (Faust, Die Albigenser)
  • Aug 14 Letitia Elizabeth Landon, England, poet (Heath's Book of Beauty)
  • Aug 20 Cadwalader Ringgold, Commander (Union Navy), (d. 1867)