Famous People Born in July 1907

  • Jul 1 Bill Stern, sportscaster (Saturday Night Fights), born in Rochester, New York (d. 1971)
  • Jul 2 Eppo Doeve, Dutch cartoonist/painter
  • Jul 2 Leo O'Brien, cricketer (Australian batsman in 5 Tests 1932-36)
  • Jul 3 Arthur Steel, Dutch architect (Group '32)
  • Jul 3 Gene Gutche, German-born composer, born in Berlin (d. 2000)
  • Jul 4 Elliott Sullivan, actor (Sergeant), born in San Antonio, Texas
  • Jul 4 Gordon Griffith, American director (d. 1958)
  • Jul 4 Howard Taubman, American music and theater critic (d. 1996)

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Jul 6 Frida Kahlo, Mexican painter who explored questions of identity, postcolonialism, gender and race in Mexican society, born in Coyoacán, Mexico City (d. 1954)

Painter Frida Kahlo
Painter
Frida Kahlo
  • Jul 7 Helene Johnson, American Harlem Renaissance poet, born in Boston, Massachusetts (d. 1995)
  • Jul 7 Robert A[nson] Heinlein, US, sci-fi author (4 Hugos, Red Planet)
  • Jul 8 George W Romney, (Gov-R-Mich)/US Secretary of HUD (1969-73)
  • Jul 8 Kishio Hirao, composer
  • Jul 15 Paterson Fraser, British air marshal
  • Jul 16 Barbara Stanwyck, actress (Dynasty II, Big Valley, Thorn Birds), born in Brooklyn, New York

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Jul 16 Orville Redenbacher, American popcorn magnate (Orville Redenbacher's Gourmet Popcorn), born in Brazil, Indiana (d. 1995)

Businessman Orville Redenbacher
Businessman
Orville Redenbacher
  • Jul 16 Frances Horwich, American educator and television personality (d. 2001)
  • Jul 18 Yvonne Desportes, composer
  • Jul 19 Gunter Bialas, composer
  • Jul 19 Isabel Jewell, American actress (d. 1972)
  • Jul 21 Ross Alexander, actor (Boulder Dam, Capt Blood), born in Brooklyn, New York
  • Jul 22 Zubir Said, Singaporean composer who composed Singapore's national anthem (d. 1987)
  • Jul 23 Elspeth Josceline Huxley, English author
  • Jul 24 Hugh Charles, songwriter/impressario
  • Jul 25 Jack Gilford, American actor (Save the Tiger, Cocoon, Arthur 2), born in NYC, New York
  • Jul 25 Johnny Hodges, American saxophonist (d. 1970)
  • Jul 26 Gioconda de Vito, violinist
  • Jul 26 Istvan Pelle, Hungary, gymnist (Olympic-gold-1932)
  • Jul 27 Denis Rickett, private secretary to Clement Attlee
  • Jul 27 Mollie Doreen Phillips, British figure skater/judge (Olympics 1932,36)
  • Jul 28 Earl S Tupper, inventor (Tupperware)
  • Jul 28 Earl Tupper, American-born Costa Rican inventor and businessman (Tupperware), born in Berlin, New Hampshire (d. 1983)
  • Jul 29 Melvin Mouron Belli, Sonora California, lawyer (SF's "King of Torts")