August 1722 in history

Born in August 1722

Aug 9 Prince Augustus William of Prussia Prince of Prussia and a brother of Frederick He was the second son of Frederick William I and Sophia Dorothea.
Aug 11 Richard Brocklesby born at Minehead, Somerset.

Died in August 1722

Aug 10 Countess Palatine Hedwig Elisabeth of Neuburg the daughter of Philip William, Duke of Neuburg, Berg and Jülich, Elector Palatine of Neuburg, and his wife Landgravine Elisabeth Amalie of Hesse-Darmstadt.
Aug 12 Giovanni II Cornaro a Venetian nobleman and statesman; he served as the 111th Doge of Venice from 22 May 1709 until his death.