Famous People Born in July 1928

  • Jul 1 Volker Wangenheim, composer
  • Jul 2 Estelita Rodriguez, Cuban actress (Cuban Fireball, Havana Rose), born in Guanajay, Cuba (d. 1966)
  • Jul 2 Pavel Kohout, Czech, director/author (Poor Murderer)
  • Jul 3 Evelyn Anthony, English historical writer (Poellenberg Inheritance)
  • Jul 3 Günter Bruno Fuchs, German writer, poet and artist, born in Berlin (d. 1977)
  • Jul 3 John Wills, lord-lt of Avon England
  • Jul 4 Cathy Berberian, Armenia, US singer
  • Jul 4 Lloyd Lambert, bassist
  • Jul 4 Patrick Tilley, UK, sci-fi author (1st Family, Blood River)
  • Jul 4 Paul de Wispelaere, Flemish writer/essayist/critic
  • Jul 4 Sylvius G M "Boy" Rozendal, premier (Netherland's Antilles)
  • Jul 5 Warren Oates, Depoy Ky, actor (East of Eden, Stoney Burke)
  • Jul 5 Pierre Mauroy, French politician (Prime Minister, 1981-4), (d. 2013)
  • Jul 7 Colleen Summers, vocal overdubber, born in Pasadena, California
  • Jul 8 Carol Henry, choreographer (Garry Moore Show), born in Newark, New Jersey
  • Jul 8 Norma Donaldson, singer/actress (Poetic Justice, 5 Heartbeats)
  • Jul 9 Vince Edwards, American actor (Ben Casey, Matt Lincoln, Firehouse), born in Brooklyn, New York
  • Jul 9 Federico Bahamontes, Spanish cyclist
  • Jul 10 Jack Nel, cricketer (South African opening bat in 6 Tests 1949-57)
  • Jul 10 Moshe Greenberg, American-Israeli Bible scholar
  • Jul 10 Alejandro de Tomaso, Argentine-Italian racing driver and car manufacturer (d. 2003)
  • Jul 10 Bernard Buffet, French painter (d. 1999)
  • Jul 11 Nic Jonk, sculptor/painter (Jonas & the Whale)
  • Jul 11 Robert Washburn, composer
  • Jul 12 Elias James Corey, American chemist, Nobel laureate
  • Jul 12 Barbara Cowsills, singer and mother of The Cowsills (d. 1985)
  • Jul 13 Bob Crane, Waterbury Ct, actor (Col Hogan-Hogan's Heroes, Donna Reed)
  • Jul 13 Donal Michalsky, composer
  • Jul 13 Tommaso Buscetta, Sicilian mafioso and pentito (d. 2000)
  • Jul 13 Leroy Vinnegar, American jazz bassist
  • Jul 14 Elizabeth Jane Lloyd, artist/teacher
  • Jul 14 Nancy Olson, actress (Absent-Minded Professor, Pollyanna), born in Milwaukee, Wisconsin
  • Jul 14 Ole Schmidt, Danish composer and conductor, born in Copenhagen (d. 2010)
  • Jul 14 Pierre Olaf, Cauderan France, actor (Kraft Music Hall)
  • Jul 15 Carl Woese, American microbiologist
  • Jul 16 Bella Davidovich, Baku Russia, pianist (Chopin, Beethoven, Ravel)
  • Jul 16 James Kilfedder, MP (Ulster Popular Unionist)
  • Jul 16 Ray Thornton, (Rep-D-Arkansas)
  • Jul 16 Robert Sheckley, US, sci-fi author (10th Victim, Mindswap)
  • Jul 16 Anita Brookner, English novelist (Hotel du Lac) and art historian, born in London (d. 2016)
  • Jul 16 Ticho Parly, Danish tenor (d. 1993)
  • Jul 17 Jean Muir, British fashion designer and dressmaker, born in London (d. 1995)
  • Jul 17 Vince Guaraldi, American jazz musician and composer (peanuts TV specials), born in San Francisco (d. 1976)
  • Jul 18 Simon Vinkenoog, Dutch writer
  • Jul 19 John Bratby, painter/writer (Breakdown)
  • Jul 20 Jan Meyers, (Rep-R-Kansas, 1985- )
  • Jul 20 Pavel Kohout, Czech and Austrian writer (Poor Murderer) and dissident, born in Prague
  • Jul 20 Peter Ind, jazz musician
  • Jul 20 Charles David Ganao, Djambala, French Equatorial Africa, Prime Minister of the Republic of the Congo (1996-1997), (d. 2012)
  • Jul 21 Marcel Gauthier, Canadian wrestler (d. 1998)
  • Jul 22 Georg Dreyfus, composer
  • Jul 22 Orson Bean, Burlington VT, actor/comedian (To Tell the Truth)
  • Jul 22 Keter Betts, American jazz bassist (d. 2005)
  • Jul 23 Leon Fleisher, pianist/conductor (Annapolis Symph 1973-77), born in San Francisco, California
  • Jul 23 Hubert Selby Jr., American author (d. 2004)
  • Jul 25 Mario Montenegro, Filipino actor (d. 1988)
  • Jul 26 Hans Haselbock, composer

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Jul 26 Stanley Kubrick, American director (2001 A Space Odyssey, Dr Strangelove, Lolita), born in The Bronx NY (d. 1999)

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  • Jul 26 Tadeusz Baird, Polish composer (Giocosa)
  • Jul 26 Don Beauman, British racing driver (d. 1955)
  • Jul 26 Ibn-e-Safi, Pakistani fiction writer and Urdu poet (d. 1980)
  • Jul 26 Peter Lougheed, Canadian politician
  • Jul 27 Sakari Mononen, composer
  • Jul 27 Karloff Lagarde, Mexican lucha libre wrestler (d. 2007)
  • Jul 28 Adrian Ratiu, composer
  • Jul 29 Bidzina Alexandrovich Kvernadze, composer
  • Jul 30 Eunice Muñoz, Portuguese actress
  • Jul 31 Bill Frenzel, (Rep-R-MN, 1971- )