Famous People Born in July 1893

  • Jul 1 Walter Francis White, Atlanta Georgia
  • Jul 2 August Maes, Flemish actor/director (Shylock-Hamlet)
  • Jul 2 Ralph Hancock, Welsh garden designer (Rockefeller Center) (d. 1950)
  • Jul 3 Mississippi John Hurt, Teoc Mississippi, American blues singer and guitarist
  • Jul 6 Wilton St Hill, WI cricketer (3 Tests 1928-30)
  • Jul 7 Miroslav Krle┼ża, Croatian writer (d. 1981)
  • Jul 8 Fritz Perls, father of Gestalt therapy
  • Jul 9 George Geary, cricketer (sturdy pace bowler for England 1924-34)
  • Jul 11 Jack Durston, cricketer (England fast bowler against Australia 1921)
  • Jul 14 John G Strijdom, premier of South-Africa (1954-58)
  • Jul 14 Spencer Williams, Vidalia La, actor (Andy-Amos 'n' Andy)
  • Jul 14 Clarence J. Brown, Newspaper publisher and politician (d. 1965)
  • Jul 15 Enid Bennett, Australian silent film actress (Skippy, Hairpins), born in York, Western Australia (d. 1969)
  • Jul 18 Josef Huttel, composer
  • Jul 18 Richard Dix, actor (10 Commandments, Cimarron), born in Saint Paul, Minnesota
  • Jul 19 Vladimir Mayakovsky, Russian poet (Ode to Revolution), born in Baghdati, Soviet Georgia [OS=7/7]
  • Jul 20 Alexander, King of Greece (1917-20), born at Tatoi Palace, Greece (d. 1920)
  • Jul 20 Richard Billinger, Austria poet/writer (From Where I Came)
  • Jul 20 George Llewelyn-Davies, English Peter Pan character model (d. 1915)
  • Jul 21 Hans Fallada [Rudolf Wilhelm Friedrich Ditzen], German writer, born in Greifswald (d. 1947)
  • Jul 22 Jesse Haines, American baseball player (d. 1978)
  • Jul 23 Karl Menninger, psychiatrist (Menninger Clinic)
  • Jul 25 Dorothy Dickson, American actress and dancer (Paying the Piper, Danny Boy), born in Kansas City, Missouri (d. 1995)
  • Jul 26 George Grosz, German painter (Gott mit uns)
  • Jul 28 Rued Immanuel Langgaard, composer
  • Jul 30 Fatima Jinnah, Pakistani Mother of the Nation (d. 1967)
  • Jul 31 Charles Wilfred Orr, composer