Birthdays in History in July 1904

  • Jul 1 Mary Calderone, physician/founder (planned parenthood)
  • Jul 2 Gerarda "Meik" Rueter, Dutch (sculptress, if that word exists)
  • Jul 5 Harold Acton, English/Italian historian/art collector
  • Jul 5 Ernst Mayr, German-American biologist (evolutionary theory), born in Kempten, Bavaria, Germany (d. 2005)
  • Jul 6 Erik Wickberg, Salvation Army general (d. 1996)
  • Jul 7 Simone Beck, French chef (d. 1991)
  • Jul 8 Henri Cartan, French mathematician, born in Nancy (d. 2008)

Person of interestPablo Neruda

Jul 12 Pablo Neruda, Chilean poet (Residence on Earth-Nobel 1971), born in Parral, Chile (d. 1973)

  • Jul 14 Isaac Bashevis Singer, Polish Yiddish novelist (Enemies-Nobel 1978)
  • Jul 15 Rudolf Arnheim, German-born author (d. 2007)
  • Jul 16 Leo Joseph Suenens, Cardinal (Belgium)
  • Jul 24 James R Killian Jr, MIT pres (1948-59)
  • Jul 24 Nikolay Kuznetsov, Russian naval commander (Admiral of the Fleet during World War II), born in Medvedki, Russian Empire (d. 1974)
  • Jul 27 Agnes Yarnall, sculptor, artist, author laa, 1987
  • Jul 27 Kenneth Tompkins Bainbridge, physicist
  • Jul 28 [John] Selwyn [Brooke] Lloyd, British statsman
  • Jul 29 J. R. D. Tata, Indian industrialist (d. 1993)
  • Jul 30 Salvador Novo, Mexican writer (d. 1974)
  • Jul 31 Brett Halliday, American writer (Dividend on Death), born in Chicago, Illinois (d. 1977)