On This Day

Famous People Born in August 1662

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