Famous People Born in August 1836

  • Aug 7 Evander McIvor Law, Brigadier General (Confederate Army), (d. 1920)
  • Aug 10 Jose Teodor Vilar, composer
  • Aug 11 Cato M Guldberg, Norwegian mathematician
  • Aug 11 Warren Brown, American politician (d. 1919)
  • Aug 14 Walter Besant, writer/philanthropist (Rebel Queen)
  • Aug 16 John Farmer, English composer, born in Nottingham (d. 1901)
  • Aug 22 Archibald M Willard, US, artist (Spirit of '76)
  • Aug 23 Marie Henriette of Austria, Queen of the Belgians (d. 1902)
  • Aug 25 Bret Harte, US, author (Outcasts of Poker Flat)