This Week's Birthdays - Week of August 1

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This Week's Birthdays - Week of August 1

Monday, Aug 1 2011 by kjfitz

August 1, 10 BC – Claudius, Roman Emperor (d. 54)

Aqua Claudia aqueduct
August 2, 1924 – Carroll O'Connor, American actor (d. 2001)

Archie & Edith Bunker's house from 'All in the Famly'
August 3, 1900 – Ernie Pyle, American war correspondent (d. 1945)

Ernie Pyle Memorial
August 4, 1821 – Louis Vuitton, French designer (d. 1892)

Louis Vuitton
August 5, 1813 – Ivar Aasen, Norwegian poet and linguist (d. 1896)

Tomb of Ivar Aasen at Vår Frelsers gravlund
August 6, 1775 – Daniel O'Connell, Irish politician (d. 1847)

Statue of Daniel O'Connell outside St Patrick's Cathedral
August 7, 1876 – Mata Hari, Dutch spy (d. 1917)

Statue of Mata Hari