Famous People Born in June 1919

  • 1st Boris Lazarevich Klyuzner, composer
  • 2nd Nat Mayer Shapiro, American painter (d. 2005)
  • 5th Akeo Watanabe, conductor (Nippon Phil Orch 1956-68), born in Tokyo, Japan
  • 5th Richard McClure Scarry, children's author/illustrator
  • 6th Charles Pringle, British air marshal
  • 8th Guy Overton, cricketer (NZ pace bowler in 3 Tests on 1953-54 SA tour)
  • 9th Izaak Boleslavski, Russian chess player
  • 10th Kevin O'Flanagan, Irish athlete and physician (d. 2006)
  • 10th Haidar Abdel-Shafi, Palestinian Negotiator and community leader (d. 2007)
  • 11th Richard Todd, Irish-born British actor (Dorian Gray, Assassin Yangtse Incident), born in Dublin (d. 2009)
  • 12th Uta Hagen, Germany, actress (Boys From Brazil)/teaches acting
  • 12th Vera Hruba Ralston, Czech, actress (Dakota, Accused of Murder)
  • 13th Leif Kayser, Danish composer and organist, born in Copenhagen (d. 2001)
  • 14th Sam Wanamaker, actor (Holocaust, Competition, Raw Deal), born in Chicago, Illinois
  • 14th Gene Barry [Eugene Klass], American actor (The Atomic City, Bat Masterson), born in NYC, New York
  • 15th Alberto Sordi, actor (Miser, Taxi Driver in NY), born in Rome, Italy
  • 15th Van Barfoot, Edinburg, Mississippi, Army colonel and Medal of Honour recipient, (d. 2012)
  • 16th Lord Aberdare, committee chairman (House of Lords)
  • 17th Antonius C "Ton" Lutz, Dutch actor/director (Lucifer)
  • 17th Galina Ivanova Ustvol'skaya, composer
  • 17th Kingman Brewster, college president (Yale)
  • 17th Max Dendermonde, [Henk Hazelhoff], Dutch literary
  • 18th Edward Leadbitter, politician
  • 18th Edwin Clarke, historian/neurologist
  • 18th Mel Brandt, American actor (Faraway Hill), born in Brooklyn, New York
  • 18th Ted Leadbitter, British MP (Lab)
  • 18th Jerome Karle, New York, chemist (Nobel 1985) and Manhattan Project member, (d. 2013)
  • 19th Louis Jourdan, French actor (Gigi, Octopussy), born in Marseille, France (d. 2015)
  • 19th Pauline Kael, movie critic (NY Times, For Keeps)
  • 20th Bruce Gordon, actor (Frank Nitti-Untouchables), born in London, England
  • 20th Ronald Hines, Dutch/British actor (Pack of Lies)
  • 21st GĂ©rard Pelletier, French Canadian journalist, politician, and diplomat (d. 1997)
  • 21st Paolo Soleri, Italian-born American architect
  • 23rd Muhammad Boudiaf, Algerian political leader (d. 1992)
  • 24th Al Molinaro, actor (Murray-Odd Couple, Al-Happy Days), born in Kenosha, Wisconsin (d. 2015)
  • 26th Lord Rawlinson, British attorney general (Ewell)
  • 29th Slim Pickens, Kingsburg California, actor (Dr Strangelove, Blazing Saddles)
  • 29th Lloyd Richards, American director (d. 2006)
  • 30th Lee Krieger, MD, actor (Clambake, One Way Wahini)
  • 30th Ed Yost, American inventor (d. 2007)