On This Day

Famous People Born in August 1810

  • Aug 10 Camilio Benso di Cavour, Turin Italy, PM
  • Aug 10 Cornelis Outshoorn, Dutch architect
  • Aug 14 Samuel Sebastian Wesley, English organist and composer, born in London (d. 1876)
  • Aug 21 Thomas Jefferson McKean, American Brevet Major General (Union Army), born in Burlington, Pennsylvania (d. 1870)
  • Aug 29 Juan Bautista Alberdi, Argentina political theorist and writer (Crime of War), born in San Miguel de Tucumán, Río de la Plata (d. 1884)