What Happened in August 1693

Historical Events

  • Aug 4 Date traditionally ascribed to Dom PĂ©rignon's invention of Champagne

Famous Birthdays

  • Aug 8 Laurent Belissen, French Baroque composer, born in Aix-en-Provence, France (d. 1762)
  • Aug 30 Jacobus Nozeman, Dutch composer and organist, born in Hamburg, Germany (d. 1745)