What Happened in August 1662

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Historical Events

  • Aug 24 Act of Uniformity requires English to accept Book of Common Prayer

Famous Birthdays

  • Aug 5 James Anderson, Scottish historian (d. 1728)
  • Aug 13 Charles Seymour, 6th Duke of Somerset, English politician (d. 1748)
  • Aug 25 John Leverett the Younger, American President of Harvard (d. 1724)

Famous Deaths


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Aug 19 laise Pascal, French mathematician, physicist and Christian philosopher (Pascal's Law, Pascal's Wager), dies of a stomach tumor at 39

Mathematician, Physicist, and Philosopher Blaise Pascal
Mathematician, Physicist, and Philosopher
Blaise Pascal