Famous People Born in July 1919

  • Jul 1 Hans Bender, German poet
  • Jul 2 Johnny Bradford, Long Branch NJ, actor (Ransom Sherman Show)
  • Jul 2 Jean Craighead George, American writer
  • Jul 7 Jon Pertwee, English comic/actor (Dr Who, Worzel Gummidge)
  • Jul 7 William Moses Kunstler, defense attorney (Chicago 8)
  • Jul 8 Walter Scheel, German politician, West German Foreign Minister and President, born in Solingen (d. 2016)
  • Jul 9 Peggy Braithwaite, lighthouse-keeper
  • Jul 10 Rusty Gill, singer (Polka Time), born in St Louis, Missouri
  • Jul 12 Vera Hruba Ralston, Prague Czech, actress (Dajkota) [or 6/12/1921]
  • Jul 14 Lino Ventura, Parma Italy, actor (Happy New Year, Pain in the A--)
  • Jul 15 Iris Murdoch, novelist (Severed Head, Unicorn), born in Dublin, Ireland
  • Jul 16 Charles Graham, lord-lt of Cumbria UK
  • Jul 16 Choi Kyuha, President of South Korea (d. 2006)
  • Jul 16 Hermine Braunsteiner, Nazi war criminal (d. 1999)
  • Jul 17 Alex Moir, cricketer (New Zealand leg-spinner in 17 Tests 1950-59)
  • Jul 19 Patricia Medina, actress (High-Low), born in Liverpool, England (d. 2012)
  • Jul 19 Robert Pinget, novelist/playwright

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Jul 20 Edmund Hillary, Explorer and Mountaineer (1st to scale Mt Everest with Tenzing Norgay), born in Auckland, New Zealand (d. 2008)

Mountaineer and Explorer Edmund Hillary
Mountaineer and Explorer
Edmund Hillary
  • Jul 24 Robert Marsden Hope, Australian Justice (d. 1999)
  • Jul 24 Ferdinand K├╝bler, Swiss cyclist
  • Jul 25 Hubert Booi, Bonairian poet (Golgotha/Muchila)
  • Jul 26 James Lovelock, scientist
  • Jul 26 Kenneth Snowman, antiquarian
  • Jul 26 Virginia Gilmore, American actress (d. 1986)
  • Jul 29 Miltos Sachtouris, Greek poet (d. 2005)
  • Jul 30 Berniece Baker Miracle, half-sister of Marilyn Monroe
  • Jul 31 Curt Gowdy, Green River Wyo, sportscaster (ABC)
  • Jul 31 Hemu Ramchandra Adhikari, cricketer (Indian righty batsman 1947-59)
  • Jul 31 Norman Del Mar, composer
  • Jul 31 Primo Levi, Italy, chemist/writer (Survival in Aushchwitz)