On This Day

Famous People Born in August 1773

  • Aug 22 Aimé Bonpland, French explorer and botanist, born in La Rochelle, France (birth date disputed) (d. 1858)
  • Aug 23 Jakob F. Fries, German philosopher, born in Barby, Germany (d. 1843)
  • Aug 29 Raphael G. Kiesewetter, Austria musicologist (Arab Music), born in Holleschau, Moravia, Czech Republic (d. 1850)