Birthdays in History in July 1895

  • Jul 4 Massimo Campigli, Italian painter/illustrator
  • Jul 8 Anton G J van de Velde, Flemish writer/director (God & the Worms)
  • Jul 10 Maarten P Vrij, Dutch lawyer/criminologist/member High Court
  • Jul 10 Nahum Goldmann, Switz, pres Zionist World Organization
  • Jul 11 Dolly Wilde, English socialite (d. 1941)
  • Jul 12 R Buckminster Fuller, architect/inventor (geodesic dome)
  • Jul 14 Frank Raymond Leavis, British literary critic (Culture & Environment)

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Jul 18 George Machine Gun Kelly [Georgio Barnes], American gangster, born in Memphis, Tennessee (d. 1954)

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  • Jul 19 Xu Beihong, Chinese painter (d. 1953)
  • Jul 20 László Moholy-Nagy, Hungarian painter, photographer, and sculptor (d. 1946)
  • Jul 22 James Arthur Calata, African National Congress (ANC) leader and Anglican clergyman, born in Debe Nek, King Williamstown, South Africa (d. 1983)
  • Jul 24 Robert Graves, writer/poet (I Claudius) [or 6/26], born in London, England
  • Jul 26 Jane Bunford, Britain's tallest-ever person (d. 1922)