Famous People Born in July 1839

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Jul 8 John D. Rockefeller, American industrialist and founder of Standard Oil, born in Richford, New York (d. 1937)

Oil Industrialist John D. Rockefeller
Oil Industrialist
John D. Rockefeller
  • Jul 9 Carl Baermann, composer
  • Jul 10 Adolphus Busch, German-born brewer (d. 1913)
  • Jul 14 Edward Sydney Smith, composer
  • Jul 16 Philipus J Hoedemaker, Dutch theologist
  • Jul 17 Friedrich Gernsheim, composer
  • Jul 17 Ephraim Shay, American inventor (d. 1916)
  • Jul 25 Francis Garnier, French explorer (d. 1873)