Birthdays in History in July 1826

  • Jul 4 Green Clay Smith, Bvt Major General (Union volunteers), (d. 1895)
  • Jul 8 Benjamin Henry Grierson, Major General (Union volunteers)
  • Jul 8 Robert Kingston Scott, Bvt Major General (Union volunteers)
  • Jul 11 Alexander Afanasyev, Russian folklorist (d. 1871)
  • Jul 13 Stanislao Cannizzaro, Italian chemist (Reaction of Cannizzaro)
  • Jul 21 James Gillpatrick Blunt, Major General (Union volunteers)
  • Jul 24 Francisco S Lopez, [Tiran], president of Paraguay (1862-70)
  • Jul 24 Ivan Bloch, Polish military theorist and peace activist (d. 1902)