On This Day

Famous People Born in August 1619

  • Aug 6 Barbara Strozzi, Italian singer and composer, baptised in Venice (d. 1677)
  • Aug 15 Hubertus Quellinus, Flemish cartoonist and painter, born in Antwerp, Belgium (d. 1687)
  • Aug 29 Jean-Baptiste Colbert, French minister of Navy, born in Reims, France (d. 1683)