On This Day

Birthdays in History in August 1724

  • Aug 23 Abraham Yates, American Continental Congressman, born in Albany, New York (d. 1796)
  • Aug 25 George Stubbs, British animal painter (Horse Frightened by Lion), born in Liverpool (d. 1806)
  • Aug 27 John Joachim Zubly, Swiss-American Continental Congressman, born in St. Gall, Switzerland (d. 1781)