Famous People Born in June 1920

  • Jun 2 Michael James O'Hehir, commentator/journalist
  • Jun 2 Yolande Donlan, NJ, actress (Jigsaw, Expresso Bongo, Penny Princess)
  • Jun 2 Marcel Reich-Ranicki, Polish-born cr
  • Jun 2 Tex Schramm, American football team president and general manager (d. 2003)
  • Jun 2 Frank G. Clement, Governor of Tennessee (d. 1969)
  • Jun 3 Lord Brandon of Oakbrook, Lord of appeal (Ordinary)
  • Jun 4 Marion Motley, NFL running back (all-time leading AAFC rusher)
  • Jun 4 Russell E. Train, Jamestown, Rhode Island, environmentalist/administrator (EPA, WWF), (d. 2012)
  • Jun 5 Cornelius Ryan, Irish war reporter and historian (Bridge too Far), born in Dublin, Ireland (d. 1974)
  • Jun 5 Kurt Edelhagen, West German jazz pianist (Klimbim)
  • Jun 5 Marion Motley, AAFC, NFL fullback (Cleveland Browns, Pittsburgh)
  • Jun 7 Georges Marchais, political leader (French Communist Party)
  • Jun 8 A J Mottram, tennis player
  • Jun 8 Bert Leysen, TV director (Belgian National TV)
  • Jun 8 Gwen Harwood, Australian poet (d. 1995)
  • Jun 9 Isobel June Braybrooke English, novellist
  • Jun 10 Zbynek Vostrak, composer
  • Jun 11 Bir Bikram Shah Deva Mahendra, King of Nepal (1955-72)
  • Jun 11 Hazel Scott, Trinidad, singer/pianist (Hazel Scott)
  • Jun 11 Irving Howe, American writer/critic (World of Our Fathers)
  • Jun 11 Robert Hutton, actor (Torture Garden, Rocket), born in Kingston, New York
  • Jun 12 Peter Jones, England, actor (From a Bird's Eye View)
  • Jun 12 Dave Berg, American cartoonist (d. 2002)
  • Jun 12 Jim Siedow, American actor (d. 2003)
  • Jun 13 Eiji Okada, actor (Traffic Jam, Yakuza, Ugly American)
  • Jun 13 Knut Nordahl, Swedish soccer player (Olympic gold 1948)
  • Jun 14 Helmer-Rayner Sinisalo, composer
  • Jun 15 Amy Clampitt, American poet (The Kingfisher), born in Iowa (d. 1994)
  • Jun 15 George Ernest Leslie, trade union official
  • Jun 15 Alla Kazanskaya, Russian stage and film actress (d. 2008)
  • Jun 16 John Howard Griffin, American photographer/author (Black Like Me)
  • Jun 16 Raymond U. Lemieux, Canadian scientist (d. 2002)
  • Jun 16 José López Portillo, President of Mexico (d. 2004)
  • Jun 17 Beryl Reid, actress (Joseph Andrews, Psychomania, Yellowbeard)
  • Jun 17 Francois Jacob, French biologist/bacteriologist (Nobel 1965), (d. 2013)
  • Jun 17 Patrick Duffy, British politician (L), born in Wigan, Lancashire
  • Jun 17 Jacob H. Gilbert, American politician (US Representative 1960-1971), born in The Bronx, New York City (d. 1981)
  • Jun 17 Setsuko Hara, Japanese Actress (Tokyo Story), born in Hodogaya-ku, Yokohama (d. 2015)
  • Jun 18 Aster Berkhof, [Louis Van de Bergh], Flemish writer (Furious Christ)
  • Jun 18 Ian Carmichael, Hull England, actor (Lucky Jim, I'm Alright Jack)
  • Jun 20 Haydn Tudor Evans, British high court judge
  • Jun 21 Helen Cattanach, British Army Nursing Service (QARANC)
  • Jun 22 Chandrasekhar Sarwate, cricketer (batted in 9 Tests for India 1946-52)
  • Jun 22 Gladys Marea Hartman, athletics Administrator
  • Jun 22 Paul Frees [Solomon Hersh Frees], American voice actor (voice of Boris Badenov in The Rocky and Bullwinkle Show), born in Chicago, Illinois (d. 1986)
  • Jun 23 Paul Des Marais, composer
  • Jun 24 Bernhard Krol, composer
  • Jun 24 James Eric Storrar, fighter Pilot
  • Jun 26 Michael Eastham, high court judge
  • Jun 27 I A L Diamond, screenwriter (1960 Acad Award-Apartment)
  • Jun 28 A. E. Hotchner, American editor, novelist and playwright
  • Jun 29 Ray Harryhausen, movie special effect artist (Clash of Titans), (d. 2013)
  • Jun 30 Sam Moskowitz, SF fandom historian
  • Jun 30 Zeno Colo, Italian downhill skier (Olympic gold 1952)