Famous People Born in July 1820

  • Jul 2 George Law Curry, Newspaper publisher and Governor of Oregon (d. 1878)
  • Jul 5 William John Macquorn Rankine, Scottish engineer and physicist (d. 1872)
  • Jul 10 Andrew Porter, American Brigadier General (Union Army), born in Lancaster, Pennsylvania (d. 1872)
  • Jul 22 Louis Powell Harvey, Governor (Union), (d. 1862)
  • Jul 26 John Marshall Jones, Brigadier General (Confederate Army), (d. 1864)
  • Jul 27 John Franklin Farnsworth, American politician and Brigadier General (Union Army), born in Eaton, Canada (d. 1897)
  • Jul 29 Clement Laird Vallandigham, MC (Union), (d. 1871)