Famous People Born in July 1906

  • Jul 1 Edward Lansing Gordon Jr, long jumper (Olympic gold 32), born in Jackson, Mississippi
  • Jul 1 Frank Parker, American actor (Shawn-Days of our Life), born in NYC, New York

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Jul 1 Estée Lauder, CEO (Estée Lauder cosmetics) (d. 2004), born in New York City

Cosmetics Company Founder Estée Lauder
Cosmetics Company Founder
Estée Lauder
  • Jul 2 Alan Webb, actor (King Lear, Taming of Shrew, Challenge of Lassie)
  • Jul 2 Hans Bethe, German-American quantum physicist (Nobel 1967), born in Strassburg, Germany (d. 2005)
  • Jul 2 Robert Levine Sanders, composer
  • Jul 3 Francis Steegmuller, American biographer (Cocteau)
  • Jul 3 George Sanders, Russian actor (All About Eve-Academy Award 1950)
  • Jul 3 Gwendolen Rees, zoologist
  • Jul 3 Jack Earle, American actor and sideshow performer (d. 1952)
  • Jul 4 Vincent Joseph Schaefer, Schenectady New York, American Chemist and Meteorologist (cloud seeding)
  • Jul 6 Agnes Elisabeth Lutyens, composer
  • Jul 7 Harry Von Zell, sidekick (George Burns Show)
  • Jul 7 [Leroy] Satchel Paige, baseball pitcher, never look back
  • Jul 7 William Feller, Croatian mathematician (d. 1970)
  • Jul 7 Anton Karas, Viennese musician (d. 1985)
  • Jul 8 Philip Johnson, Cortalyou architect, born in Cleveland, Ohio
  • Jul 9 Beene Dubbelboer, Dutch writer (Secret Resistance)
  • Jul 9 Walter Sande, actor (Navy vs Night Monsters), born in Denver, Colorado
  • Jul 11 Harry Von Zell, TV announcer (Burns & Allen), born in Indianapolis, Indiana
  • Jul 11 Herbert Wehner, German communist/anti-communist politician (SPD)
  • Jul 13 Harry Sosnik, orchestra leader (Jack Carter Show, Your Hit Parade), born in Chicago, Illinois
  • Jul 14 Arthur James Bramwell Hutchings, composer
  • Jul 14 Tom Carvel, ice cream mogul (Carvels)
  • Jul 15 Edmund Davies, British lord of appeal
  • Jul 15 Rudolf "Rudi" Uhlenhaut, German automotive engineer and test driver (Mercedes Benz) (d. 1989)
  • Jul 16 Vincent Sherman, American film director (d. 2006)
  • Jul 17 John Carroll, [Julian LaFaye], actor (Wolf Call), born in New Orleans, Louisiana
  • Jul 18 Belle Stewart, Scottish traditional singer, born in Caputh (d. 1997)
  • Jul 18 Clifford Odets, American dramatist (1961 Award of Merit-Golden Boy)
  • Jul 18 S I Hayakawa, (Sen-R-CA), educator (Language in Action)
  • Jul 19 Klaus Egge, Gransherad, Telemark Norway, composer (Noregsonger)
  • Jul 19 Wim van Doorne, Dutch car manufacturer (DAF)
  • Jul 21 Daniel Ayala Perez, composer
  • Jul 23 Clancy Cooper, American actress (Enchanted Forest, Girls in Chains), born in Boise, Idaho (d. 1975)
  • Jul 23 Wolfgang Gentner, German nuclear physicist
  • Jul 23 Chandrasekhar Azad, Indian revolutionary (d. 1931)
  • Jul 23 Vladimir Prelog, Sarajevo, Croatian-Swiss Chemist and Nobel Laureate
  • Jul 26 Armando Jose Fernandes, composer
  • Jul 26 Irena Iłłakowicz, Polish agent of Intelligence, born in Berlin, Germany (d. 1943)

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Jul 27 Leo Durocher, American baseball player and manager (Brooklyn Dodgers, NY Giants), born in West Springfield, Massachusetts

Baseball Player and Manager Leo Durocher
Baseball Player and Manager
Leo Durocher
  • Jul 27 Herbert Jasper, Canadian physiologist and neurologist (d. 1999)
  • Jul 27 Jerzy Giedroyc, Polish writer and activist (d. 2000)
  • Jul 28 Gottlob Frick, German opera singer, born in Ölbronn-Dürrn (d. 1994)
  • Jul 29 Thelma Todd [Alison Loyd], American actress (Dangerous Female), born in Lawrence, Massachusetts (d. 1935)
  • Jul 30 L'udovit Rajter, composer
  • Jul 30 Serafin Pro, Cuban composer, born in La Habana (d. 1977)