Famous Birthdays on 1st June

Birthdays 1 - 200 of 205

  • 1076 Mstislav I of Kiev (d. 1132)
  • 1300 Thomas of Brotherton, 1st Earl of Norfolk, son of Edward I of England (d. 1338)
  • 1480 Tiedemann Giese, Polish Catholic bishop (d. 1550)
  • 1503 Wilhelm von Grumbach, German lt col
  • 1549 Allesandre Spontone, composer
  • 1563 Robert Cecil, Earl of Salisbury, English administrator and politicia
  • 1611 Felician Schwab, composer
  • 1633 Geminiano Montanari, Italian astronomer (d. 1687)
  • 1653 Georg Muffat, composer
  • 1675 Francesco Scipione, marchese di Maffei, Italian archaeologist (d. 1755)
  • 1679 Johan Runius, Swedish poet (Dudaim)
  • 1755 Frederico Fiorillo, Italian violist/composer
  • 1757 Ignaz J Pleyel, Austria composer/piano builder (Piano method)
  • 1762 Edmund Ignatius Rice, Irish founder of the Christian Brothers and Presentation Brothers (d. 1844)
  • 1763 Christian Gottlob Saupe, composer
  • 1765 Christiane Vulpius, wife of Johann W von Goethe
  • 1765 Friedrich Ludwig Seidel, German composer, born in Treuenbrietzen (d. 1831)
  • 1769 Joseph Antoni Frantiszek Elsner, composer
  • 1771 Ferdinando Paer, composer
  • 1776 John George Schetky, composer
  • 1790 Salomon J Rappoport, Czech rabbi/learned (Ereg miliem)
  • 1790 Ferdinand Raimund, Austrian playwright (d. 1836)
  • 1796 Nicolas Léonard Sadi Carnot, French mathematician (d. 1832)
  • 1800 Edward Deas Thomson, Australian politician (d. 1879)

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1801 Brigham Young, American religious leader (Mormon church), born in Whitingham, Vermont (d. 1877)

Founder of Salt Lake City and President of the LDS Church Brigham Young
Founder of Salt Lake City and President of the LDS Church
Brigham Young
  • 1804 Mikhail Glinka, Novosspaskoye Russia, composer ("Jota Aragonesa", "Ruslan and Ludmilla") [OS=May 20]
  • 1806 John Buchanan Floyd, Ex-Sect of War (Union), (d. 1863)
  • 1815 Otto of Greece (d. 1862)
  • 1825 John Hunt Morgan, Brigadier General (Confederate cavalry commander)
  • 1826 Carl Bechstein, German piano inventor
  • 1826 Hermann Zopff, composer
  • 1831 John Bell Hood, Gen (Confederate Army), (d. 1879)
  • 1833 John Marshall Harlan, Justice of the U.S. Supreme Court (d. 1911)
  • 1843 Henry Faulds, Scottish fingerprinting pioneer (d. 1930)
  • 1844 Galusha Pennypacker, Bvt Major General (Union Army), (d. 1916)
  • 1844 John J. Toffey, American Civil War hero (d. 1911)
  • 1848 Otto Valdemar Malling, composer
  • 1858 William W Campbell, Canadian poet (Beyond the Hills of Dream)
  • 1862 Antonio JdC Feijo, Portuguese diplomat/poet (Bailatas)
  • 1878 John Masefield, British writer and poet (Salt-Water Ballads), Poet Laureate (1930-67), born in Ledbury, Herefordshire (d. 1967)
  • 1881 Charles Kay Ogden, English writer and linguist (d. 1957)
  • 1882 John Drinkwater, English poet/playwright (Abraham Lincoln)
  • 1886 Ernst Kurth, Austrian/Swiss musicologist
  • 1887 Clive Brook, actor/director (List of Adrian Messenger), born in London, England
  • 1890 Frank Morgan, [Francis P Wupperman], actor (Wizard of Oz), born in NYC, New York (d. 1949)
  • 1892 Amanullah, emir/king of Afghanistan (1919-28)
  • 1892 Samuel L M Barlow, composer
  • 1898 Curtis Stevens, US, 2 man bobsled (Olympic-gold-1932)
  • 1898 Edgar "Cookie" Fairchild, bandleader (Jerry Colonna Show), born in NYC, New York
  • 1898 Lieb Glantz, Ukrainian-born tenor, composer and Zionist, born in Kiev, Ukraine (d. 1964)
  • 1898 Molly Picon, Yiddish actress (Milk & Honey), born in NYC, New York
  • 1899 Werner Janssen, conductor/composer (New Years Eve in NY), born in NYC, New York
  • 1899 Edward Charles Titchmarsh, English mathematician (d. 1963)
  • 1901 John W Van Duren, playwright (I Remember Mama)
  • 1901 John Van Druten, English screen writer (d. 1957)
  • 1901 Hap Day, Canadian hockey player and manager (d. 1990)
  • 1903 Percy William Whitlock, composer
  • 1903 Blessed Vasyl Velychkovsky C.Ss.R Bishop and Martyr (d. 1973)
  • 1905 Dinora de Carvalho, composer
  • 1905 Robert Newton, England, actor (Henry V, Around the World in 80 Days)
  • 1907 Frank A Whittle, England inventor (jet engine)
  • 1908 Percy Edwards, animal imitator
  • 1909 Szymon Goldberg, Polish/US violinist/conductor (Neth Chamber orch)
  • 1909 Hans Vogt, Norwegian linguist (d. 1986)
  • 1911 Gertrude Michael, AL, actress (Cleopatra, Menace, Club Havana)
  • 1913 Bill Deedes, British journalist (d. 2007)
  • 1915 John Randolph, actor (King Kong, Lucan, Lucas Tanner, Angie), born in NYC, New York
  • 1917 William S. Knowles, American chemist, Nobel Prize laureate, (d. 2012)
  • 1919 Boris Lazarevich Klyuzner, composer
  • 1921 Nelson Riddle, Oradell NJ, musical conductor (Batman, Frank Sinatra)
  • 1922 Abdul Rashid, Pakistan, field hockey player (Olympic-gold-1960)
  • 1922 Joan Caulfield, actress (Liz-My Favorite Husband), born in East Orange, New Jersey
  • 1922 Joan Copeland, [Miller], actress (Roseland, A Little Sex), born in NYC, New York
  • 1922 Povel Ramel, Swedish entertainer (d. 2007)
  • 1924 Paula Hinton, English ballet dancer, born in Ilford, Essex (d. 1996)
  • 1924 William Sloane Coffin, American clergyman (d. 2006)
  • 1925 Richard Erdman, Enid Ok, actor (Stalag 17, Anything Goes)
  • 1925 Dilia Díaz Cisneros, Venezuelan teacher
  • 1926 Andy Griffith, Mount Airy NC, actor (Andy Griffith Show, Matlock), (d. 2012)

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1926 Marilyn Monroe [Norma Jean Mortenson], American actress (Some Like It Hot), born in Los Angeles, California (d. 1962)

  • 1928 Bob Monkhouse, Kent England, comedian (Bonkers)
  • 1928 Georgi Timofeyevich Dobrovolsky, Odessa, cosmonaut (Soyuz 11)
  • 1929 Yehudi Wyner, composer
  • 1930 Edward Woodward, Croydon England, actor (Breaker Morant, Wickerman)
  • 1930 Matt Poore, cricketer (NZ batsman in 14 tests 1953-56 average 15.43)
  • 1930 John Lemmon, English logician (d. 1966)
  • 1932 Francis Cameron, cricketer (NZ pace bowler took 61 wickets 1961-65)
  • 1932 Philo [Rolf] Bregstein, Dutch writer (Dingen die niet Voorbijgaan)
  • 1933 Alan "the Horse" Ameche, Wisc, NFL fullback (Baltimore Colts)
  • 1933 Charles Wilson, (Rep-D-TX, 1973- )
  • 1933 Ian Sinclair, cricketer (2 Tests NZ v WI 1956, bowling average 120.00)
  • 1934 Pat Boone, Florida, singer/actor (April Love, Cross & Switchblade)
  • 1934 Peter Masterson, actor (Ambush Bay), born in Houston, Texas
  • 1934 Sylvia Syms, actress (Asylum, Moonraker, Shirley Valentine), born in London, England
  • 1934 Willy Roggeman, Flemish writer (Goldfish, Nardis)
  • 1935 James George, US, weightlifter (Olympic-silver-1960/bronze-1956)
  • 1935 John Edward Porter, (Rep-R-IL, 1980- )
  • 1935 Reverend Ike [Frederick J. Eikerenkoetter II], American televangelist (Joy of Living), born in Ridgeland, South Carolina (d. 2009)
  • 1936 Bekim Fehmiu, Yugoslavian actor (Black Sunday, Permission to Kill, Cagliostro), born in Sarajevo, Kingdom of Yugoslavia (d. 2010)
  • 1936 Gerald Scarfe, British illustrator
  • 1937 Colleen McCullough, Australian author (Tim, Indecent Obsession), born in Wellington, New Zealand

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1937 Morgan Freeman, Academy award winning actor (Driving Mrs Daisy, Glory), born in Memphis, Tennessee

  • 1937 Rosaleen Linehan, Irish actress
  • 1939 Cleavon Little, actor (Blazing Saddles, Toy Soldiers), born in Chickasha Oklahoma (d. 1992)
  • 1940 Rene Auberjonois, actor (Clayton-Benson, Star Trek Deep Space 9)
  • 1940 Kip Thorne, American physicist
  • 1941 Edo de Waart, Amsterdam Holland, conductor (Houston Opera-1976)
  • 1941 Dean Chance, Baseball pitcher, born in Wooster, Ohio (d. 2015)
  • 1942 Tom Mankiewicz, screenwriter (Diamonds are Forever), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1943 Ely van Tongeren, Dutch guitarist/singer (Buffoons)
  • 1943 Richard Goode, concert pianist (1980 Avery Fisher Award), born in The Bronx, New York
  • 1944 Robert Powell, England, actor (Jigsaw Man, Shaka Zulu, Secrets)
  • 1945 Linda Scott, singer (Hey Look at Me Now)
  • 1946 Brian Cox, Scottish actor (Troy, Jason Bourne films), born in Dundee
  • 1946 Carol Neblett, Modesto California, soprano (NYC Opera)
  • 1947 Jonathan Pryce, Holywell Flintshire, Welsh actor (Brazil, Pirates of the Caribbean)
  • 1947 Ron Wood, rock guitarist (Faces, Jeff Beck Group, Rolling Stones)
  • 1947 Ron Dennis, CBE, F1 team principal (McLaren)
  • 1948 Tom Sneva, US auto racer (Indianapolis 500-1983)
  • 1948 Tomáš Halík, Czech priest and public intellectual
  • 1949 Mike Levine, rock keyboardist/bassist (Triumph)
  • 1950 Annemarie Jorritsma-Lebbink, Dutch minister of Traffic (VVD)
  • 1950 Charlene [D'Angelo], singer (I've Never Been To Me)
  • 1950 Gemma Craven, actress (Wagner, Story of Slipper & Rose), born in Dublin, Ireland
  • 1950 Gennadi Mikhailovich Manakov, colonel/cosmonaut (Soyuz TM-10, TM-16)
  • 1953 Diana Canova, West Palm Beach Fla, actress (Corrine-Soap)
  • 1953 David Berkowitz, American serial killer (Son of Sam)
  • 1955 Chiyonofuji, sumo wrestler
  • 1955 Lorraine Moller, Boulder Colo, NZ athelete (Olympics-96)
  • 1955 Ralph Morse, British actor, singer and writer of historical dramas
  • 1956 Lisa Hartman Black, singer/actress (Tabitha, Knots Landing), born in Houston, Texas
  • 1956 Robin Mattson, actress (Janet Green-All My Children), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1957 Dorota Kędzierzawska, Polish film director
  • 1958 Cathy Hearn, slalom kayak (Olympics-7th-96), born in Washington, D.C.
  • 1958 Ahron Bregman, Israeli journalist
  • 1959 Alan "Wild"er, English rock vocalist/music (Depeche Mode-Wild!)
  • 1959 Martin Brundle, British race car driver and F1 television commentator
  • 1960 Simon Gallup, English bassist (The Cure)
  • 1961 Johnny Ray Huston, Mt Vernon IL, PGA golfer (1990 Honda Classic)
  • 1961 Mark Rodenhauser, NFL center (Green Bay Packers, Carolina Panthers)

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1961 Paul Coffey, Canadian NHL forward (Oilers, Penguins, Red Wings), born in Weston, Ontario

NHL Star Paul Coffey
NHL Star
Paul Coffey
  • 1962 Jesse Johnson, rocker (Time)
  • 1962 Sherri Howard, Sherman Tx, 4X400m hurdler (Olympic-gold-1984)
  • 1963 Mike Joyce, rock drummer (Smiths-Ask, Panic, London)
  • 1964 Rashid Patel, cricketer (Indian pace bowler, Lamba incident)
  • 1964 Mark Curry, American comedian and actor
  • 1965 Dan Quinn, NHL center (Philadelphia Flyers), born in Ottawa, Ontario
  • 1965 India Allen, Portsmouth Va, playmate of the year (Dec, 1987)
  • 1966 Greg Schiano, American football coach
  • 1967 Carlos van Wanrooy, soccer player (NEC)
  • 1967 Olivier Delaitre, Metz France, tennis star (1991 Guaruja Doubles)
  • 1967 Vernon Turner, WLAF WR (Frankfurt Galaxy)
  • 1967 Roger Sanchez, American disc jockey
  • 1968 Jason Donovan, rocker/actor (Neighbors)
  • 1968 Jeff Hackett, NHL goalie (Chicago Blackhawks), born in London, England
  • 1968 Jerry Crafts, WLAF tackle (Amsterdam Admirals)
  • 1968 Larry Centers, NFL running back (Arizona Cardinals)
  • 1969 Ari Sulander, hockey goaltender (Team Finland Oly-Bronze-1998)
  • 1969 Erin Hartwell, time trial cyclist (Olymp-bronze/silver-92, 96), born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
  • 1970 Joshua Compston, art impressario
  • 1970 Raylee Johnson, NFL defensive end (San Diego Chargers)
  • 1970 Scott Couper, WLAF receiver (Scottish Claymores)
  • 1970 Shane Matthews, NFL quarterback (Chicago Bears)
  • 1970 Alexi Lalas, American soccer player
  • 1970 Karen Mulder, Dutch supermodel
  • 1970 R. Madhavan, Indian actor
  • 1971 Mario Cimarro, Cuban actor
  • 1971 Roldán González, Cuban singer
  • 1972 Cheryl Abplanalp, Bryn Mawr Penn, team handball wing (Olympics-1996)
  • 1972 Jon Witman, fullback (Pittsburgh Steelers)
  • 1972 Leta Lindley, Phoenix AZ, LPGA golfer (1995 State Farm Rail-3rd)
  • 1972 Nicholas Porzig, Australian rower (Olympics-96)
  • 1972 Scott Greene, fullback (Carolina Panthers)
  • 1972 Daniel Casey, English actor
  • 1973 Jeffrey Schiebler, New Westminster BC, 10k/steeplechase (Olympics-96)
  • 1973 Ray Carey, US, 200m butterfly (Olympics-96)
  • 1973 Frederik Deburghgraeve, Belgian swimmer
  • 1973 Adam Garcia, Australian actor
  • 1973 Derek Lowe, American baseball player

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1973 Heidi Klum, German supermodel, born in Bergisch Gladbach, North Rhine-Westphalia

Supermodel Heidi Klum
Supermodel
Heidi Klum

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1974 Alanis Morisette, Canadian-America vocalist (Jagged Little Pill), born in Ottawa, Ontario

Singer-Songwriter Alanis Morissette
Singer-Songwriter
Alanis Morissette
  • 1974 Akis Zikos, Greek footballer
  • 1975 Michal Grosek, Gottwaldov Cze, NHL left wing (Buffalo Sabres)
  • 1975 James Storm, American professional wrestler
  • 1976 Camille Martens, gymnist (Olympics-96), born in Vancouver, British Columbia
  • 1977 Danielle Harris, American actress
  • 1977 Sarah Wayne Callies, American actress
  • 1977 Brad Wilkerson, American baseball player
  • 1977 Richard Williams, British racing driver
  • 1978 Karen Kwan, Torrance California, figure skater (1995 Pac Coast Sr champ)
  • 1979 Santana Moss, American football player
  • 1980 Oliver James, British actor
  • 1981 Carlos Zambrano, Venezuelan Major League Baseball player
  • 1981 Brandi Carlile, American singer and songwriter

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1981 Amy Schumer, American comedian, writer ad producer (Inside Amy Schumer), born in New York

Comedian Amy Schumer
Comedian
Amy Schumer
  • 1982 Justine Henin (formerly Henin-Hardenne), Belgian tennis player
  • 1983 Jake Silbermann, American actor
  • 1984 Naidangiin Tüvshinbayar, first Mongolian athlete win gold medal from Olympics
  • 1984 Oliver Tielemans, Dutch racing driver
  • 1985 Mário Hipólito, Angolan footballer