Famous People Born in July 1896

  • Jul 1 Pavel G Antokolski, Russian poet/director (Syn) [NS]
  • Jul 2 Lydia Mei, Estonian artist (d. 1965)
  • Jul 3 Doris Lloyd, actress (Bachelor Father, Charley's Aunt, Sarah & Son)
  • Jul 4 Adolf Hallis, composer
  • Jul 4 Mao Dun, Chinese writer (d. 1981)
  • Jul 6 Thomas W McKnew, president (National Geographic Society)
  • Jul 10 Thérèse Casgrain, French Canadian politician and senator (d. 1981)
  • Jul 13 Mordecai Ardon, Israeli painter (d. 1992)
  • Jul 14 Buenaventura Durruti, Spanish anarchist (d. 1936)
  • Jul 16 Mauritius R J Dekker [Boris Robazki], Dutch writer (Merkteken)
  • Jul 16 Trygve Lie, Norwegian politician and 1st Secretary-General of the United Nations (1946-52), born in Oslo (d. 1968)
  • Jul 16 Otmar Freiherr von Verschuer, German eugenicist and Nazi physician (d. 1969)
  • Jul 19 A. J. Cronin, Scottish writer (Citadel, Shining Victory), born in Cardross (d. 1981)
  • Jul 24 Hermann Kasack, German writer (Die Stadt hinter dem Strom)
  • Jul 25 Richard N Gale, English general/airborne commander (Normandy)
  • Jul 25 Jack Perrin, American actor (d. 1967)
  • Jul 26 Charles Butterworth, US, lawyer/actor (Mad Genius)
  • Jul 26 Evelyn Preer, US actress (Homesteader, Spider's Webs)
  • Jul 26 Henry Birkin, British racing driver (d. 1933)
  • Jul 27 Henri Longchambon, French politician (d. 1969)
  • Jul 28 Barbara La Marr, American actress (d. 1926)