Birthdays in History in August 1863

  • Aug 1 Gaston Doumergue, premier/President of France (1913..34)
  • Aug 15 Alexei Krylov, Russian engineer and mathematician (d. 1945)
  • Aug 17 Gene Stratton-Porter, American author and naturalist (d. 1924)
  • Aug 24 Dragutin Lerman, Croatian explorer (d. 1918)