Birthdays in History in July 1804

  • Jul 1 George Sand, France, (female) novelist (Valentine, Le Figaro)
  • Jul 4 Desire de Haerne, Belgian priest/Congressional leader

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Jul 4 Nathaniel Hawthorne, author (House of 7 Gables, The Scarlet Letter), born in Salem Massachusetts (d. 1864)

  • Jul 10 Emma Smith Inaugural President of the Women's Relief Society of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints (d. 1879)
  • Jul 14 Ludwig A Benedek, Austrian general
  • Jul 20 Richard Owen, British zoologist
  • Jul 21 Victor Schoelcher, Guadeloupe, abolished french slavery
  • Jul 25 Carlo Boncompagni di Mombello, Italian minister of Education
  • Jul 28 Ludwig A Feuerbach, German philosopher (Man is what he eats)