Famous People Born in July 1857

  • Jul 1 Roger Connor, 1st baseman (NY Giants)
  • Jul 2 Francesco Spetrino, composer
  • Jul 5 Clara Zetkin, German women's rights advocate/communist
  • Jul 8 Rudolf Dellinger, composer
  • Jul 9 Frederik II W, grandduke of Baden (1907-18)
  • Jul 11 Alfred Binet, French child psychologist who invented the first practical IQ test (Binet–Simon test), born in Nice, France (d. 1911)
  • Jul 11 Iacob Moresianu, composer
  • Jul 14 Maytag, inventor (washing machine)
  • Jul 21 A S C Wallis, [Adele SC von Antal-Opzoomer], Dutch writer
  • Jul 23 French [M J Francois] Erens, lawyer/literary (Pursue Years)
  • Jul 24 Henrik Pontoppidan, Danish writer (Promised Country, Nobel 1917), born in Fredericia, Denmark (d. 1943)
  • Jul 25 Frank Sprague, Milford Connecticut, American Inventor who installed the first U.S. electric trolley system in Richmond, Virgina
  • Jul 27 Ernest Alfred Thompson Wallis Budge, orientalist/museum curator
  • Jul 27 Jose Celso Barbosa, Puerto Rico, found Federalist Party in 1900
  • Jul 28 Ballington Booth, Brighouse, England, Officer in The Salvation Army and co-founder of Volunteers of America
  • Jul 30 Thorstein Veblen, American economist (Theory of the Leisure Class-1899)