Famous People Born in July 1840

  • Jul 1 Robert S Ball, Irish mathematician/astronomer
  • Jul 4 James McGranahan, composer
  • Jul 12 Abraham Goldfaden, Eastern European Yiddish dramatist
  • Jul 25 Flora Adams Darling, American writer and historian, founded Daughters of American Revolution, born in Lancaster, New Hampshire (d. 1910)
  • Jul 27 Ranald Slidell Mackenzie, American Brevet Major General (Union Army), born in Westchester County, New York (d. 1889)