Birthdays in History in July 1898

  • Jul 1 Andre-Marie Charue, bishop of Namen Belgium
  • Jul 4 Dr. Pilar Barbosa, Puerto Rican historian (d. 1997)
  • Jul 5 Yip Man, Ving Tsun Sifu and Master of Style (Gung-Gung) (d. 1972)
  • Jul 8 Alec Waugh, novelist (Island in the Sun); brother of Evelyn, born in London, England
  • Jul 9 Gerard Walschap, Flemish writer/journalist (Mary, Revolt in Congo)
  • Jul 11 Hendrik J Pos, Dutch philosopher/CEO (Committee of Watchfulness)
  • Jul 11 Herman de Man, [Salomon H Hamburger], Dutch writer/Radio Orange
  • Jul 13 Martin David, German/Neth law historian
  • Jul 13 Julius Schreck, member of the Nazi party (d. 1936)
  • Jul 17 Berenice Abbott, Springfield Oh, photographer (World of Atget)
  • Jul 17 Osmond Borradaile, Canadian cinematographer (d. 1999)
  • Jul 18 Herbert Marcuse, communist philosopher (Eros & Civilization), born in Berlin, Germany
  • Jul 22 Alexander Calder, sculptor (mobiles, stabiles), born in Lawnton, Pennsylvania (d. 1976)
  • Jul 22 Stephen Vincent BenĂ©t, American author (d. 1943)
  • Jul 23 Jacob Marschak, American economist (d. 1977)
  • Jul 24 Frank Mortelmans, Belgian painter
  • Jul 27 Audley Moore, civil rights activist, humanitarian [Queen Mother]
  • Jul 29 Isidor Isaac Rabi, Poland, physicist (explored atom, Nobel 1944)
  • Jul 30 Henry Moore, England, sculptor (Vertebrae)