Famous People Born in July 1914

  • 1st Cristyl Cranz, Germany, slalom (Olympic-gold-1936)
  • 1st Earle Warren, alto sax player
  • 1st Magda Gabor, Budapest Hungary, actress (People vs Zsa Zsa Gabor)
  • 2nd Frederick Fennell, conductor (Time & Winds), born in Cleveland, Ohio
  • 2nd M├írio Schenberg, Brazilian physicist (d. 1990)
  • 4th Giuseppe 'Nuccio' Bertone, car designer
  • 5th Jacob Soetendorp, Dutch rabbi
  • 6th Jens Rohiner, composer
  • 7th Cor de Groot, pianist/conductor/composer (Old-Dutch Suite)
  • 7th Serafim Sergeyevich Tulikov, composer
  • 8th Billy Eckstine, jazz singer (Tenderly, A Fool in Love), born in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
  • 8th Jyoti Basu, Indian politician
  • 9th Bill Tallon, cricketer (brother of Don, Queensland leggie)
  • 9th Willi Stoph, president German DR
  • 10th Joe Shuster, Canadian-born cartoonist (d. 1992)
  • 11th Ahti Sonninen, composer
  • 14th Sidney George Gray, company secretary
  • 15th Akhtar Hameed Khan, pioneer of Microcredit in developing countries (d. 1999)
  • 15th Howard Vernon, Swiss actor (d. 1996)
  • 17th Lucille Benson, Scottsboro Ala, actress (Lilly-Bosom Buddies)
  • 17th James Purdy, Hicksville, Ohio, writer (The House of the Solitary Maggot), (disputed birthdate, 1923), (d. 2009)
  • 18th Herbert Collum, composer
  • 18th John G Bearer, writer (Metro, Drunken Canary, Fast Heartbeat)
  • 18th Jozef MLT Cals, Dutch premier (KVP, Mammoth Law)
  • 18th Mack Robinson, US, 200m dash (Olympic-silver-1932)
  • 18th Gino Bartali, Italian cyclist (d. 2000)
  • 19th Josef Palenicek, composer
  • 19th Marius Russo, baseball player (d. 2005)
  • 20th William John Phillips, actor (Nothing but a Man)
  • 22nd Cecil Effinger, composer
  • 23rd Alastair Down, CEO (Burmah Oil)
  • 24th David Miles Bensuan-Butt, economist
  • 24th Edwin Mirvish, owner (Old Vic)
  • 24th Frank Silvera, Kingston Jamaica, actor (High Chaparral)
  • 24th Kenneth B Clark, Canal Zone, civil rights activist (Dark Ghetto)
  • 24th Riccardo Malipiero, composer
  • 24th Robert Emhardt, actor (Mac-Another World, Underworld USA, Mooncussers)
  • 24th Frances Oldham Kelsey, Canadian-American FDA Director (stopped thalidomide use in the US), born in Cobble Hill, British Columbia (d.2015)

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25th Woody Strode, African American actor (Posse, Cotton Club, Vigilante, Scream)

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  • 26th Ralph Hunsecker Blane, songwriter
  • 26th Erskine Hawkins, American musician and bandleader (d. 1993)
  • 26th Ellis Kinder, American baseball player (d. 1968)
  • 28th Carmen Dragon, American composer (d. 1984)
  • 29th "Professor" Irwin Corey, comedian (Car Wash)
  • 29th Abram Games, graphic artist
  • 29th Dovie Hudson, community activist in rural Mississippi
  • 30th Lord Killanin, Irish IOC president (d. 1999)
  • 31st Jose Ignacio Domecq, wine maker
  • 31st Louis De Funes, Courbevoie France, actor (I Tartassati, Fantomas)
  • 31st Raymond Aubrac, Paris, French resistance leader, (d. 2012)