Famous People Born in August 1832

  • Aug 2 Henry Steel Olcott, American military officer and co-founder (Theosophical Society), born in Orange, New Jersey (d. 1907)
  • Aug 3 Ivan Zajc, Czech composer and conductor, born in Rijeka, Croatia (d. 1914)
  • Aug 11 Thomas Ogden Osbord, American lawyer, diplomat and Brevet Major General (Union Army), born in Licking County, Ohio (d. 1904)
  • Aug 12 Hely Hutchinson Almond, politician/doctor
  • Aug 16 Wilhelm Wundt, German physiologist, psychologist and philosopher, born in Mannheim, Germany (d. 1920)
  • Aug 20 Thaddeus S. C. Lowe, American aeronaut and inventor, born in Jefferson Mills, Coos County, New Hampshire (d. 1913)
  • Aug 23 Alexander Chambers, American Brigadier General (Union Army), born in Cattaraugus, New York (d. 1888)
  • Aug 27 James Alexander Walker, Brigadier General (Confederate Army), (d. 1901)