On This Day

Famous People Born in August 1704

Person of interestWilliam Allen

Aug 5 William Allen, American loyalist, Chief Justice of the Province of Pennsylvania and Mayor of Philadelphia, born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania (d. 1780)

Mayor of Philadelphia William Allen
Mayor of Philadelphia
William Allen
  • Aug 13 Lorenzo Fago, Italian composer and teacher, born in Naples, Italy (d. 1793)