Birthdays in History in August 1666

  • Aug 6 Maria Sofia of the Palatinate, queen of Portugal (d. 1699)
  • Aug 13 William Wotton, English scholar (d. 1727)
  • Aug 16 Henriette Amalia, monarch of Nassau-Dietz
  • Aug 27 Ivan V, co-tsar of Russia (1682-89)