Famous People Born in July 1929

  • Jul 1 Gerald M Edelman, US biochemist (Nobel 1972), born in Ozone Park, NY, (d. 2014)

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Jul 2 Imelda Marcos, Filipino politician and First Lady of the Philippines (1965-86) who famously collected over 1,000 pairs of shoes, born in Manila, Philippines

First Lady and Politican Imelda Marcos
First Lady and Politican
Imelda Marcos
  • Jul 2 John A. Cade, American politician
  • Jul 3 Eustace Gibbs, vice marshal (Diplomatic Corps)

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Jul 4 Al Davis, American businessman and NFL team owner (Oakland Raiders), born in Brockton, Massachusetts (d. 2011)

American Football Coach and Executive Al Davis
American Football Coach and Executive
Al Davis
  • Jul 4 Bill Tuttle, baseball player
  • Jul 4 Chuck Tanner, baseball player
  • Jul 5 Tony [Graham Anthony Richard] Lock, English cricketer (left-arm spinner), born in Limpsfield, Surrey
  • Jul 5 Katherine Helmond, actress (Soap, Mona-Who's the Boss), born in Galveston, Texas
  • Jul 5 Mary Maxwell Gates, philanthropist/mother of Bill Gates
  • Jul 5 Tony Lock, cricketer (highly successful England slow lefty bowler)
  • Jul 6 Gerd Zacher, German composer, born in Meppen (d. 2014)
  • Jul 7 Marcel Liebman, Belgian historian
  • Jul 7 Reinhard Baumgart, German writer and critic, born in Breslau, Silesia (d. 2003)
  • Jul 7 Hasan Abidi, Pakistani journalist and poet (d. 2005)
  • Jul 8 Shirley Ann Grau, author (Keepers of the House)
  • Jul 9 Lee Hazelwood, Ok, country singer/songwriter (Summer Wine, Jackson)
  • Jul 9 Hassan II, King of Morocco (1961-99), born in Rabat, Morocco (d. 1999)
  • Jul 9 Jesse McReynolds, American singer and mandolinist
  • Jul 10 Moe Norman, Canadian Tour golfer (1966 Quebec Open), born in Kitchener, Ontario
  • Jul 10 Winnie Ewing, Scottish politician
  • Jul 11 David Kelly, actor (Charlie and the Chocolate Factory, Fawlty Towers), born in Dublin, Ireland (d. 2012)
  • Jul 11 Hermann Prey, German baritone (d. 1998)
  • Jul 13 Red Terrill Jr, horse trainer
  • Jul 14 George Alan Dawson, jazz drummer/teacher
  • Jul 15 Larry Lamb, newspaper editor
  • Jul 15 Charles Anthony [Caruso], tenor (2,928 performances at Metropolitan Opera), born in New Orleans, Louisiana (d. 2012)
  • Jul 16 Michael Morland, High court judge
  • Jul 17 Sergei K. Godunov, Russian mathematician
  • Jul 18 "Screamin' Jay" Hawkins, R&B musician (I Put a Spell on You), born in Cleveland, Ohio (d. 2000)
  • Jul 18 Dick Totten Button, figure skater (Olympic-gold-48, 52), born in Englewood, New Jersey
  • Jul 18 Michael Medwin, English actor (Four in a Jeep, Scrooge, Checkpoint)

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Jul 19 Sofia Muratova, Russian gymnast (1952-60 Olympics: 6 gold, 3 silver & 4 bronze), born in Leningrad, Russia (d. 2006)

  • Jul 20 Mike Ilitch, American businessman and sports executive
  • Jul 20 Rajendra Kumar, Indian actor (d. 1999)
  • Jul 21 Bob Orton, American wrestler (d. 2006)
  • Jul 22 Vivien Merchant, actress (Under Milk Wood), born in Manchester, England
  • Jul 22 John Barber, British racing driver
  • Jul 23 Andrew Rutherford, warden (Goldsmith's College)
  • Jul 24 Alfred Binns, West Indian cricket wicketkeeper (1953-56)
  • Jul 24 Hedda J Garza, writer/political activist
  • Jul 24 Peter Yates, director (Breaking Away, Bullitt)
  • Jul 25 Somnath Chatterjee, Indian communist leader
  • Jul 25 Eddie Mazur, Canadian hockey player (d. 1995)
  • Jul 26 Alexis Weissenberg, Sofia Bulgaria, pianist (Levintritt-1948)
  • Jul 26 Jean Shepherd, humorist (Playboy satire Award 1966, 1967, 1969)
  • Jul 26 Marc Lalonde, French Canadian politician
  • Jul 27 Harvey Fuqua, rock vocalist (Moonglows-Sincerely)
  • Jul 27 Jack Higgins, [Harry Patterson], novelist
  • Jul 27 Marc Wilkinson, composer

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Jul 28 Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis, American First Lady (1961-63), born in Southampton, New York (d. 1994)

  • Jul 28 Remco [Wouter] Campert, Dutch literary/poet/son of Jan Campert
  • Jul 29 Jean Baudrillard, French philosopher
  • Jul 30 Christine McGuire, Middletown Oh singer (McGuire Sisters-Sugartime)
  • Jul 30 Sid Kroft, Athens Greece, puppeteer (Barbara Mandrell Show)
  • Jul 31 Don Murray, American actor (Bus Stop, Advise & Consent, Endless Love), born in Hollywood, California
  • Jul 31 Oriana Fallaci, Italian journalist
  • Jul 31 José Santamaria, Uruguayan footballer
  • Jul 31 Lynne Reid Banks, British author