On This Day

What Happened on August 19, 1686

Day of the Week: Monday

Famous Birthdays

  • Antonio Tonelli, Italian cellist and composer, born in Carpi, Italy (d. 1765)
  • Eustace Budgell, English writer (The Spectator, writing 37 numbers signed X), born in Saint Thomas, Exeter, England (d. 1737)