Birthdays in History in August 1843

  • Aug 1 Robert Todd Lincoln, Capt (Union volunteers), (d. 1926)
  • Aug 23 William Southam, Canadian newspaper publisher (d. 1932)
  • Aug 29 David B. Hill, Governor of New York (d. 1910)
  • Aug 31 Georg von Hertling, Chancellor of Germany (d. 1919)