Famous People Born in June 1887

  • Jun 1 Clive Brook, actor/director (List of Adrian Messenger), born in London, England
  • Jun 2 Howard Johnson, American songwriter (d. 1941)
  • Jun 3 Emil Axman, Czech composer, born in Rataje (d. 1949)
  • Jun 4 Tom Longboat, marathon runner (d. 1949)
  • Jun 5 Ruth Benedict, American anthropologist (Patterns of Culture), born in NYC, New York (d. 1948)
  • Jun 7 William Walraven, Dutch journalist/writer (Indian Daily)
  • Jun 13 Bruno Frank, German-born writer, born in Stuttgart (d. 1945)
  • Jun 18 Blanche Yurka, actress (Taxi, Tale of 2 Cities), born in Saint Paul, Minnesota
  • Jun 20 Arnaut Colnot, painter/graphic artist
  • Jun 20 Kurt Schwitters, German/British dada-artist/poet (collages)
  • Jun 21 Norman L. Bowen, Canadian petrologist (d. 1956)
  • Jun 22 Albert PAA Besnard, Dutch poet/journalist (Uprising & Remorse)
  • Jun 22 Julian S Huxley, biologist/philosopher, Darwin's Bulldog, born in London, England
  • Jun 23 Ernst Rowohlt, German publisher (Rowohlt-Verlag)
  • Jun 23 John Finley Williamson, conductor (Westminster Choir), born in Canton, Ohio
  • Jun 25 George Abbott, Forestville NY, producer (Damn Yankees, Pajama Game)
  • Jun 26 Anthony G de Rothschild, Britain, philanthropist
  • Jun 28 Boleslav Vomacka, composer