Happy Birthday to these Cancer' who were born on July 1.

  1. 1481 - Christian II of Denmark, Sweden and Norway (d. 1559)
  2. 1506 - Louis II of Hungary and Bohemia (d. 1526)
  3. 1534 - Frederick II of Denmark (d. 1588)
  4. 1574 - Joseph Hall, English bishop and writer (d. 1656)
  5. 1586 - Claudio Saracini, Italian composer (d. 1630)
  6. 1633 - Johann Heinrich Heidegger, Swiss theologian (d. 1698)
  7. 1646 - Gottfried Leibniz, German mathematician (d. 1716)
  8. 1676 - Anthony Collins, English philosopher (d. 1729)
  9. 1723 - Pedro Rodríguez, Conde de Campomanes, Spanish statesman (d. 1802)
  10. 1725 - Comte de Rochambeau, French soldier (d. 1807)
  11. 1742 - Georg Christoph Lichtenberg, German physicist (d. 1799)
  12. 1788 - Jean-Victor Poncelet, French mathematician (d. 1867)
  13. 1804 - George Sand, French writer (d. 1876)
  14. 1807 - Thomas Green Clemson, American university founder (d. 1888)
  15. 1818 - Ignaz Semmelweis, Hungarian physician (d. 1865)
  16. 1863 - William Grant Stairs, Canadian explorer (d. 1892)
  17. 1869 - William Strunk Jr., American grammarian (d. 1946)
  18. 1872 - Louis Blériot, French aviator (d. 1936)
  19. 1873 - Alice Guy-Blaché, American film director (d. 1968)
  20. 1879 - Léon Jouhaux, Nobel laureate (d. 1954)
  21. 1883 - Arthur Borton, English recipient of the Victoria Cross (d. 1933)
  22. 1899 - Thomas A. Dorsey, American gospel music composer (d. 1993)
  23. 1899 - Charles Laughton, English actor (d. 1962)
  24. 1902 - William Wyler, French-born film director (d. 1981)
  25. 1903 - Amy Johnson, English pilot (d. 1941)
  26. 1906 - Estée Lauder, American entrepreneur (d. 2004)
  27. 1906 - Jean Dieudonné, French mathematician (d. 1992)
  28. 1908 - Peg Entwistle, Welsh actress (d. 1932)
  29. 1909 - Bill Stern, American sportscaster (d. 1971)
  30. 1912 - David R. Brower, American environmentalist (d. 2000)
  31. 1912 - Sally Kirkland, American fashion editor (d. 1989)
  32. 1913 - Frank Barrett, Baseball player (d. 1998)
  33. 1915 - Willie Dixon, American musician (d. 1992)
  34. 1915 - Joseph Ransohoff, American neurosurgeon (d. 2001)
  35. 1916 - Olivia de Havilland, British-American actress
  36. 1917 - Humphry Osmond, British psychiatrist
  37. 1920 - Harold Sakata, Japanese-American actor (d. 1982)
  38. 1921 - Seretse Khama, first President of Botswana
  39. 1925 - Farley Granger, American actor
  40. 1926 - Robert Fogel, Nobel laureate
  41. 1926 - Hans Werner Henze, German composer
  42. 1926 - Carl Hahn, German automotive executive
  43. 1929 - Gerald Edelman, Nobel laureate
  44. 1930 - Bobby Day, American singer (d. 1990)
  45. 1930 - Moustapha Akkad, American filmmaker (d. 2005)
  46. 1931 - Leslie Caron, French actress
  47. 1934 - Jamie Farr, American actor
  48. 1934 - Jean Marsh, English actress
  49. 1934 - Sydney Pollack, American film director
  50. 1938 - Craig Anderson, American baseball player
  51. 1941 - Alfred G. Gilman, Nobel laureate
  52. 1941 - Myron Scholes, Nobel laureate
  53. 1941 - Twyla Tharp, American choreographer
  54. 1941 - Rod Gilbert, Canadian hockey player
  55. 1942 - Karen Black, American actress
  56. 1942 - Geneviève Bujold, Canadian actress
  57. 1942 - Andraé Crouch, American singer
  58. 1945 - Deborah Harry, American musician, (Blondie)
  59. 1946 - June Montiero, American singer (Toys)
  60. 1949 - John Farnham, Australian singer
  61. 1950 - John S. Chen, Hong Kong businessman
  62. 1951 - Fred Schneider, American singer (The B-52's)
  63. 1952 - Dan Aykroyd, Canadian actor
  64. 1961 - Kalpana Chawla, astronaut(d. 2003)
  65. 1961 - Diana, Princess of Wales, (d. 1997)
  66. 1961 - Carl Lewis, American athlete
  67. 1961 - Michelle Wright, Canadian musician
  68. 1961 - Malcolm Elliott, British cyclist
  69. 1963 - Roddy Bottum, American musician (Faith No More, Imperial Teen)
  70. 1965 - Harald Zwart, Norwegian film director
  71. 1967 - Pamela Anderson, Canadian model and actress
  72. 1968 - Tim Abell, American film and television actor
  73. 1971 - Missy Elliott, American singer
  74. 1971 - Julianne Nicholson, American actress
  75. 1972 - Alex Machacek, Austrian musician
  76. 1972 - Claire Forlani, American actress
  77. 1975 - Sufjan Stevens, American musician
  78. 1976 - Patrick Kluivert, Dutch footballer
  79. 1976 - Ruud van Nistelrooy, Dutch footballer
  80. 1977 - Jarome Iginla, Canadian hockey player
  81. 1977 - Liv Tyler, American actress
  82. 1981 - Tadhg Kennelly, Australian footballer
  83. 1982 - Adrian Ward, American football player
  84. 1982 - Carmella DeCesare, American model
  85. 1982 - Hilarie Burton, American actress
  86. 1983 - Marit Larsen, Norwegian musician
  87. 1984 - Morgane Dubled, French fashion model