This Week's Birthdays - Week of July 18

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This Week's Birthdays - Week of July 18

Monday, Jul 18 2011 by kjfitz
July 18, 1817 – Jane Austen, English novelist (b. 1775)

Jane Austen's London Flat
July 19, 1814 – Samuel Colt, American firearms inventor (d. 1862)

Armsmear / Samuel Colt Home
July 20, 356 BC – Alexander the Great, Greek king of Macedonia and conqueror of Persia (d. 323 BC)

Monument Of The Horse Of Alexander The Great
July 21, 1924 – Don Knotts, American actor (d. 2006)

Don Knotts' Home (former)
July 22, 1940 – Alex Trebek, Canadian game show host

Alex Trebek's House
July 23, 1892 – Emperor Haile Selassie of Ethiopia (d. 1975)

The Lion of Judah of Emperor Haile Selasesie
July 24, 1802 – Alexandre Dumas, père, French writer (d. 1870)

Monte-Cristo castle