August 1575 in history

Born in August 1575

Aug 12 James Hamilton 1st Earl of Abercorn a Scottish peer.
Aug 14 Robert Hayman a poet, colonist and Proprietary Governor of Bristol's Hope colony in Newfoundland.
Aug 15 Bartol Kašić Jesuit clergyman and grammarian during the Counter-Reformation, who wrote the first Croatian grammar and translated the Bible and the Roman Rite into Croatian.

Died in August 1575

Aug 14 Diego Hurtado de Mendoza (poet and diplomat) born in that city in 1503. He was a younger son of the Second Conde de Tendillas Íñigo López de Mendoza y Quiñones and Francisca Pacheco. The marquis of Santillana was his great-grandfather
Aug 22 Paulus Juusten the first bishop of Viipuri, and later, bishop of Turku, Finland. He was an esteemed teacher and a Swedish royal envoy