Famous People Born in July 1895

  • Jul 3 Oles' Semyonovich Chishko, composer
  • Jul 4 Irving Caesar, songwriter
  • Jul 4 Massimo Campigli, Italian painter/illustrator
  • Jul 4 Walderman Marx, cricketer (S Af, 240 on FC debut (then world record))
  • Jul 5 Gordon Jacob, English composer, born in London (d. 1984)
  • Jul 8 Anton G J van de Velde, Flemish writer/director (God & the Worms)
  • Jul 9 Cullen Landis, actor (Soul of the Beast), born in Nashville, Tennessee
  • Jul 10 Carl Orff, composer (Antigonae; Mozart prize 1969), born in Munich. Germany
  • Jul 10 John Gilbert, [Pringle], Logan UT, actor (Heart o' the Hills)
  • Jul 10 Maarten P Vrij, Dutch lawyer/criminologist/member High Court
  • Jul 10 Nahum Goldmann, Switz, pres Zionist World Organization
  • Jul 11 Dolly Wilde, English socialite (d. 1941)
  • Jul 12 Kirsten Flagstad, Norwegian soprano (Wagner)
  • Jul 12 Oscar Hammerstein II, American lyricist who worked with Richard Rodgers, born in NYC, New York
  • Jul 12 R Buckminster Fuller, architect/inventor (geodesic dome)
  • Jul 13 Sidney Blackmer, Salisbury NC, actor (Ted Roosevelt in 12 movies)
  • Jul 14 Frank Raymond Leavis, British literary critic (Culture & Environment)
  • Jul 18 Marie Ney, actress (Brief Ecstasy, Simba, Witchcraft), born in London, England

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Jul 18 George Machine Gun Kelly [Georgio Barnes], American gangster, born in Memphis, Tennessee (d. 1954)

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  • Jul 19 Xu Beihong, Chinese painter (d. 1953)
  • Jul 20 László Moholy-Nagy, Hungarian painter, photographer, and sculptor (d. 1946)
  • Jul 21 H G "Nummy" Deane, South African cricket Test captain (1927-31)
  • Jul 21 Ken Maynard, American stuntman and actor (Phantom Rancher, $50,000 Reward), born in Vevay, Indiana (d. 1973)
  • Jul 22 James Arthur Calata, African National Congress (ANC) leader and Anglican clergyman, born in Debe Nek, King Williamstown, South Africa (d. 1983)
  • Jul 23 Florence Vidor, American actress (Jack Knife Man), born in Houston, Texas (d. 1977)
  • Jul 23 Aileen Pringle, American actress (d. 1989)
  • Jul 24 Robert Graves, writer/poet (I Claudius) [or 6/26], born in London, England
  • Jul 25 Yvonne Printemps, Ermont France, singer/actress (Le Duel)
  • Jul 26 Jerry Verno, actor (River of Unrest, Sweeney Todd), born in London, England
  • Jul 26 Gracie Allen, American comedian and actress (Burns & Allen), born in San Francisco, California (d. 1964)
  • Jul 26 Jane Bunford, Britain's tallest-ever person (d. 1922)
  • Jul 30 Wanda Hawley, American actress (d. 1963)