Famous People Born in July 1938

  • Jul 1 Chester Watson, West Indian cricket fast bowler (early 60s)
  • Jul 1 Don Pavletich, baseball player
  • Jul 1 Craig Anderson, baseball player
  • Jul 3 David Gandolfo, horse trainer
  • Jul 3 Shin Geum Dan, North Korea, 400m/800m runner (1962 world record)
  • Jul 4 Bill Withers, Slab Fork WV, rhythm & blues singer (Lean on Me)
  • Jul 4 Cyril Mitchley, cricket wicket-keeper (Transvaal, later Test umpire)
  • Jul 5 Stanley Joel Silverman, composer
  • Jul 6 Franco, Zaire, composer/guitarist/leader (Masumbuku)
  • Jul 8 Marian Ackerman, women's rights advocacy administrator
  • Jul 9 Brian Dennehy, Ct, actor (Check is in the Mail, F/X, Cocoon, Ants)
  • Jul 9 Paul Seiko Chihara, US/Japanese composer, born in Seattle, Washington
  • Jul 10 Paul Andreu, French architect
  • Jul 10 Lee Morgan, American hard-bop trumpeter
  • Jul 11 Terry Garthwaite, US guitarist/singer (Joy of Cooking)
  • Jul 12 Mickey Stratton, Meriden Ct, softball catcher (Hall of Fame 1969)
  • Jul 12 Ron Fairly, American baseball player
  • Jul 12 Wieger Mensonides, Dutch swimmer
  • Jul 12 Eiko Ishioka, Costume Designer (Academy Award, Bram Stoker’s Dracula), born in Tokyo, Japan (d. 2012)
  • Jul 14 Bob Scholl, rocker (Mellow Kings)
  • Jul 14 Jerry Rubin, activist (Chicago 7)/stockbroker
  • Jul 15 Carmen Callil, publisher
  • Jul 15 Enrique Figuerola Camue, Cuba, 100m runner (Olympic-silver-1964)
  • Jul 16 Thorkell Sigurbjornsson, composer
  • Jul 16 Tony Jackson, English bass player (The Searchers) (d. 2003)
  • Jul 17 Stan Bronstein, rocker
  • Jul 18 Britt Leach, Gadsen Ala, actor (Mickey-Spencer's Pilots)
  • Jul 18 Dudu Pukwana, [Mtutuzel], South African/British saxophonist/composer
  • Jul 18 Paul Verhoeven, director (Basic Instinct, Total Recall)
  • Jul 18 Ian Stewart, Scottish pianist (d. 1985)
  • Jul 18 John Connelly, St Helens, Lancashire, footballer (20 English caps), (d. 2012)
  • Jul 19 Jayant Narlikar, Indian astrophysicist
  • Jul 19 Nicholas Bethell, British historian (d. 2007)
  • Jul 20 Diana Rigg, Doncaster England, actress (Emma Peel-Avengers, Hospital)
  • Jul 20 Jo Ann Campbell, Lawrence Welk's champagne lady, born in Jacksonville, Florida
  • Jul 20 Natalie Wood, [Natasha Gurdin], SF, (Gypsy, Rebel Without a Cause)
  • Jul 20 Roger Hunt, English footballer
  • Jul 21 Anton Emil Kuerti, composer
  • Jul 21 Janet Reno, first woman US Attorney General (1993-2001), born in Miami, Florida (d. 2016)
  • Jul 21 Les Aspin, (Rep-D-Wisc, 1971-93)/Minister of Defense (1993-94)
  • Jul 22 Terence Stamp, English actor (The Collector, Billy Budd), born in London, England
  • Jul 23 Ronny Cox, Cloudcroft Mass, actor (St Elsewhere)
  • Jul 23 Götz George, German actor
  • Jul 24 Colin Southgate, CEO (Thorn EMI)
  • Jul 24 John Sparling, NZ cricket all-rounder (11 Tests 1958-64)
  • Jul 24 Mike Mainieri, American vibraphonist (Steps Ahead), born in the Bronx, New York
  • Jul 24 Eugene J. Martin, American painter, artist
  • Jul 26 Keith Peters, physician
  • Jul 26 Bobby Hebb, country singer/songwriter (Sunny), born in Nashville, Tennessee
  • Jul 26 Darlene Love, American singer
  • Jul 27 Shirley Anne Field, England, actress (Alfie, War Lover) [or Jun 27]
  • Jul 27 Isabelle Aubret, French singer
  • Jul 27 Gary Gygax, American role-playing game creator (d. 2008)
  • Jul 28 George Cummings, rocker (Dr Hook & Medicine Show)
  • Jul 28 Luis Aragonés, Spanish football manager
  • Jul 28 Robert Hughes, Australian art critic and writer (Barcelona), born in Sydney, New South Wales (d. 2012)

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Jul 28 Alberto Fujimori, President of Peru (1990-2000), born in Lima, Peru

President of Peru Alberto Fujimori
President of Peru
Alberto Fujimori

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Jul 29 Peter Jennings, news anchor (ABC Evening News), born in Toronto, Ontario

Journalist and T.V. News Anchor Peter Jennings
Journalist and T.V. News Anchor
Peter Jennings
  • Jul 29 Jean Rochon, Quebec politician
  • Jul 30 Vayachselav Ivanenko, USSR, 50K walker (Olympic-gold-1988)
  • Jul 30 Hervé de Charette, French politician