Famous People Born in June 1928

  • Jun 1 Bob Monkhouse, Kent England, comedian (Bonkers)
  • Jun 1 Georgi Timofeyevich Dobrovolsky, Odessa, cosmonaut (Soyuz 11)
  • Jun 2 John Anthony Bowden Cuddon, writer/teacher
  • Jun 3 Donald Judd, US, sculptor (minimal art)
  • Jun 3 John Reid, cricketer (prolific NZ batsman 1949-65)
  • Jun 4 Paul Greening, master of Queen's household
  • Jun 4 Ruth Westheimer, Germany, sex therapist (WYNY-FM)
  • Jun 5 Otto F. Walter, Swiss writer and publisher (Walter Verlag), born in Rickenbach (d. 1994)
  • Jun 5 Robert Lansing, SD California, actor (12 O'Clock High, Equalizer, Automan)
  • Jun 5 Tony Richardson, England, director (Delicate Balance, Hotel NH)
  • Jun 6 George Deukmejian, Menands NY, (Gov-Cal)
  • Jun 7 Anthony Nicholas Maria Wahl, historian
  • Jun 7 Charles Louis Strouse, composer
  • Jun 7 Dave Bowen, footballer
  • Jun 7 David Malcolm Lewis, expert in Greek Epigraphy
  • Jun 7 James Ivory, producer/director (Howard's End, Remains of the Day)
  • Jun 7 Reg Park, British bodybuilder
  • Jun 7 James Jude, American thoracic surgeon (developed CPR), born in Maple Lake, Minnesota (d. 2015)
  • Jun 8 Jiri Dvoracek, composer
  • Jun 8 Kat[i]e [Gertrude] Wilhelm, US, sci-fi author (Hugo, Hamlet Trap)
  • Jun 9 Geraint Gruffydd, director (U of Wales Centre for Welsh Studies)
  • Jun 10 Asher Wallfish, journalist
  • Jun 10 Maurice Sendak, author/illustrator (Where The Wild Things Are), born in NYC, New York (d. 2012)
  • Jun 11 Fabiola de Mora y Aragon, Spanish Queen of Belgium
  • Jun 11 Gerard van Leijenhorst, Dutch undersecretary of the Interior (CDA)
  • Jun 12 Michael Wishart, artist
  • Jun 12 Richard Sherman, composer/lyricist (Mary Poppins)
  • Jun 12 Vic Damone, [Vito Farinola], Bkln, singer (Street Where You Live)
  • Jun 13 Jean Villain, Swiss writer, born in Zurich (d. 2006)

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Jun 13 John Nash, American mathematician (subject of movie "A Beautiful Mind") and Nobel laureate, born in Bluefield, West Virginia

Mathematician and Economist John Nash
Mathematician and Economist
John Nash

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Jun 14 Ernesto "Che" Guevara, Argentine Marxist revolutionary (Cuban Revolution), author and physician, born in Rosario, Argentina (d. 1967)

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Argentine Revolutionary
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  • Jun 16 Harold Hanham, vice chancellor (Lancaster University)
  • Jun 16 Sergiu Comissiona, Buch Romania, conductor (Haifa Symph 1959-64)
  • Jun 18 Maggie McNamara, actress (3 Coins in a Fountain, Cardinal), born in NYC, New York
  • Jun 18 Michael Blakemore, British theater director (Country Life)
  • Jun 18 David T. Lykken, American scientist
  • Jun 19 Nancy Marchand, actress (Beacon Hill, Margaret-Lou Grant), born in Buffalo, New York
  • Jun 19 Raymond Powell, British MP
  • Jun 19 Barry Took, English comedy writer (d. 2002)
  • Jun 20 David Mitchell, British MP
  • Jun 20 Jean-Marie le Pen, France, leader (National Front party)
  • Jun 20 Martin Landau, American actor (Mission Impossible, Space 1999, Ed Wood), born in Brooklyn, New York
  • Jun 20 Robert Satanowski, composer
  • Jun 20 Eric Dolphy, jazz musician, born in Los Angeles, California (d. 1964)
  • Jun 21 Judith Raskin, soprano (Susanna-Le Nozze di Figaro), born in NYC, New York
  • Jun 21 V G Yershov, cosmonaut
  • Jun 22 Ralph Waite, White Plains New York, American actor, director and political candidate (Cool Hand Luke, The Waltons)
  • Jun 25 William Joseph Russo, composer
  • Jun 25 Peyo [Pierre Culliford], cartoonist (The Smurfs, Johan et Pirlouit), born in Brussels, Belgium
  • Jun 26 Jacob Druckman, composer (Animus I Auerole), born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
  • Jun 26 Yoshiro Nakamatsu, Japanese inventor
  • Jun 27 Rudy Perpich, American politician (d. 1995)
  • Jun 28 Andrew Gordon Speedie-Pask, English cybernetician stage producer and lyricist, born in Derby (d. 1996)
  • Jun 28 Peter Heine, cricketer (solid South African fast bowler in 1950's)
  • Jun 28 Ronald Alfred Gardyne "Rags" Butler, sailor
  • Jun 28 Dr Hans Blix, Swedish head of the United Nations Monitoring, Verification and Inspection Commission 2000-2003
  • Jun 28 Harold Evans, English journalist and writer; editor of The Sunday Times
  • Jun 29 Ian Bannen, Airdrie Scotland, actor (Eye of the Needle, Gorky Park)
  • Jun 30 Frank Ulrich Marcus, playwright/critic