Famous People Born in June 1928

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

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

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14th 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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  • 16th Harold Hanham, vice chancellor (Lancaster University)
  • 16th Sergiu Comissiona, Buch Romania, conductor (Haifa Symph 1959-64)
  • 18th Maggie McNamara, actress (3 Coins in a Fountain, Cardinal), born in NYC, New York
  • 18th Michael Blakemore, British theater director (Country Life)
  • 18th David T. Lykken, American scientist
  • 19th Nancy Marchand, actress (Beacon Hill, Margaret-Lou Grant), born in Buffalo, New York
  • 19th Raymond Powell, British MP
  • 19th Barry Took, English comedy writer (d. 2002)
  • 20th David Mitchell, British MP
  • 20th Jean-Marie le Pen, France, leader (National Front party)
  • 20th Martin Landau, American actor (Mission Impossible, Space 1999, Ed Wood), born in Brooklyn, New York
  • 20th Robert Satanowski, composer
  • 20th Eric Dolphy, jazz musician, born in Los Angeles, California (d. 1964)
  • 21st Judith Raskin, soprano (Susanna-Le Nozze di Figaro), born in NYC, New York
  • 21st V G Yershov, cosmonaut
  • 22nd Ralph Waite, White Plains New York, American actor, director and political candidate (Cool Hand Luke, The Waltons)
  • 25th William Joseph Russo, composer
  • 25th Peyo [Pierre Culliford], cartoonist (The Smurfs, Johan et Pirlouit), born in Brussels, Belgium
  • 26th Jacob Druckman, composer (Animus I Auerole), born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
  • 26th Yoshiro Nakamatsu, Japanese inventor
  • 27th Rudy Perpich, American politician (d. 1995)
  • 28th Andrew Gordon Speedie-Pask, cybernetician stage producer/lyricist
  • 28th Peter Heine, cricketer (solid South African fast bowler in 1950's)
  • 28th Ronald Alfred Gardyne "Rags" Butler, sailor
  • 28th Dr Hans Blix, Swedish head of the United Nations Monitoring, Verification and Inspection Commission 2000-2003
  • 28th Harold Evans, English journalist and writer; editor of The Sunday Times
  • 29th Ian Bannen, Airdrie Scotland, actor (Eye of the Needle, Gorky Park)
  • 30th Frank Ulrich Marcus, playwright/critic