On This Day

Famous People Born in July 1869

  • Jul 1 William Strunk Jr., American grammarian and author (The Elements of Style), born in Cincinnati, Ohio (d. 1946)
  • Jul 8 William V Moody, American poet (Death of Eve, Faith Healer)
  • Jul 14 Owen Wister, American novelist (Virginian)
  • Jul 29 Booth Tarkington, American novelist (17, Magnificent Ambersons)