Famous People Born in June 1898

  • Jun 1 Curtis Stevens, American 2 man bobsled (Olympic gold 1932)
  • Jun 1 Edgar "Cookie" Fairchild, American bandleader (Jerry Colonna Show), born in NYC, New York
  • Jun 1 Lieb Glantz, Ukrainian-born tenor, composer and Zionist, born in Kiev, Ukraine (d. 1964)
  • Jun 3 Rosa Chacel, spanish novelist
  • Jun 5 Federico Garcia Lorca, Spainish poet and dramatist (Blood Wedding), born in Fuente Vaqueros, Granada, Andalucía, Spain (d. 1936)
  • Jun 6 Ninette de Valois, [Edris Stannus], Engl, ballerina (Royal Ballet)
  • Jun 6 Walter Abel, actor (Suspicion, Dream Girl), born in Saint Paul, Minnesota
  • Jun 9 Curzio Malaparte, [Kurt E Suckert], Italian author (Kaputt)
  • Jun 9 Luigi Fagioli, Italian race car driver (d. 1952)
  • Jun 10 Virginia Valli [McSweeney], American actress (Pleasure Garden), born in Chicago, Illinois (d. 1968)
  • Jun 15 Thomas Henry Wait Armstrong, English organist and composer, born in Peterborough, Cambridgeshire (d. 1994)
  • Jun 15 Willem Scheps, Dutch journalist
  • Jun 17 Maurits C Escher, Dutch graphic artist
  • Jun 17 Carl Hermann, German physicist (d. 1961)
  • Jun 18 Carleton Percy Hobbs, Farnborough England
  • Jun 19 Paul Muller-Zurich, composer
  • Jun 19 James Joseph Sweeney, American Catholic prelate (d. 1968)
  • Jun 21 Donald C. Peattie, American botanist and writer (d. 1964)
  • Jun 22 Erich Maria Remarque, German novelist (All Quiet on the Western Front), born in Osnabrück, Germany (d. 1970)
  • Jun 25 Kay (Katherine Linn) Sage, American painter and poet , born in Albany, New York
  • Jun 26 Willy Messerschmitt, German aircraft designer
  • Jun 26 Chesty Puller, the most decorated Marine in history (d. 1971)
  • Jun 27 Alexandra G "Alja" von Hoyer-Rachmanova, Russ/Aust author (Students)
  • Jun 27 Tibor Harsanyi, composer
  • Jun 30 George Chandler, Waukegan Ill, actor (Lassie)