August 1683 in history

Born in August 1683

Aug 18 Christian Ernest II Duke of Saxe-Coburg-Saalfeld a duke of Saxe-Coburg-Saalfeld.

Died in August 1683

Aug 18 Charles Hart (17th-century actor) a prominent British Restoration actor.
Aug 24 John Owen (theologian) an English Nonconformist church leader, theologian, and academic administrator at the University of Oxford.
Aug 24 Matsudaira Tadateru a daimyo during the Edo period of Japan. He was the sixth son of Tokugawa Ieyasu. He was born in Edo Castle during the year of the dragon , and as a child his name was Tatsuchiyo. His mother was Lady Chaa , a concubine of Ieyasu. Ieyasu sent the boy to live with a vassal, Minagawa Hiroteru, daimyo of the Minagawa Domain in Shimotsuke Province