On This Day

Famous People Born in August 1714

  • Aug 1 Richard Wilson, Welsh landscape painter, born in Penegoes, Montgomeryshire, Wales (d. 1782)
  • Aug 14 Claude-Joseph Vernet, French painter, born in Avignon, France (d. 1789)
  • Aug 28 Anthony Ulrich II, Duke of Brunswick-L√ľneburg, born in Bevern, Germany (d. 1774)