Famous Birthdays on 30th June

Birthdays 1 - 200 of 223

  • 1286 John de Warenne, 8th Earl of Surrey, English politician (d. 1347)
  • 1468 Johan, the Standvastige, monarch of Saxon
  • 1470 Charles VIII, King of France (1483-98), invaded Italy
  • 1503 Johan Frederik, elector of Saxon (1532-47)
  • 1641 Meinhardt Schomberg, 3rd Duke of Schomberg, Irish general (d. 1719)
  • 1669 Mauritius Vogt, composer, born in Königshofen, Bavaria (d. 1730)
  • 1685 Dominikus Zimmermann, German architect/painter (Liebfrauenkirche)
  • 1685 John Gay, English poet and dramatist (The Beggar's Opera) (d. 1732)
  • 1722 Jiri Antonin Benda, composer
  • 1723 Christian Ernst Graf, composer
  • 1743 Niels Schiorring, composer
  • 1748 Jacques D "comte" Cassini, French astronomer
  • 1755 Paul François Jean Nicolas Barras, French politician (d. 1829)
  • 1768 Elizabeth Kortright Monroe, 1st lady (1817-25)
  • 1789 E J Horace Vernet, French painter
  • 1791 Félix Savart, French surgeon/physicist (law of Biot & Savart)
  • 1803 Thomas Lovell Beddoes, English poet
  • 1807 Friedrich T Vischer, German philosopher/writer (Auch einer)
  • 1810 Stanko Vraz, [Jakob Frass], Slovenian/Croatian poet (illyrism)
  • 1817 Joseph D Hooker, British botanist
  • 1818 Edward John Hopkins, English organist and composer, born in London (d. 1901)
  • 1819 William A Wheeler, (R) 19th VP (1877-81)
  • 1823 Hendrik Jan Schimmel, Dutch writer/dramatist (2 Tudors)
  • 1823 Dinshaw Maneckji Petit, Indian industrialist (d. 1901)
  • 1837 Stephen D Ramseur, youngest West Pointer to be Maj Gen
  • 1843 Ernest Mason Satow, British diplomat (d. 1929)
  • 1846 Ricardo Drigo, composer
  • 1847 Jacob T Cremer, min of Colonies/pres (Dutch Trading Comp)
  • 1856 Gerrit Kalff, writer (history of Dutch writers)
  • 1858 Andre Antoine, French stage manager (Theatre Libre) [or 7/31]
  • 1860 Gyula Andressy Jr, Hungarian minister of Foreign affairs (1918-20)
  • 1868 C V France, Bradford England, actor (Skin Game, Adventure in Blackmail)
  • 1879 Walter Hampden, American actor (Five Fingers, Hunchback of Notre Dame), born in Brooklyn, New York
  • 1884 Georges Duhamel, French author (d. 1966)
  • 1890 Gertrude McCoy, Sugar Valley GA, silent screen actress (Blue Bird)
  • 1890 Horace Chapman, cricketer (leg-spin all-rounder for South Africa in 2 Tests)
  • 1891 Man Mountain Dean, American professional wrestler (d. 1953)
  • 1891 Ed "Strangler" Lewis, American professional wrestler (d. 1966)
  • 1892 Laszlo Lajtha, composer
  • 1892 Pierre Blanchar, Philippeville Algeria, actor (Magnificent Sinner)
  • 1892 Oswald Pohl, German Nazi leader (d. 1951)
  • 1893 Harold/Joseph Laski, English economist/Labour leader (1945-..)
  • 1893 Walter Ulbricht, president German DR
  • 1894 Gavrilo Princip, Bosnian assassin (arch duke Ferdinand)
  • 1896 Wilfred Pelletier, conductor (Voice of Firestone), born in Montreal, Quebec
  • 1898 George Chandler, Waukegan Ill, actor (Lassie)
  • 1899 Frantisek Tomasek, bishop of Prague/cardinal
  • 1899 Madge Bellamy [Margaret Derden Philpott], Hillsboro, Texas, American actress (White Zombie, The Iron Horse)
  • 1900 Beatrix Loughran, American figure skater (Olympic Gold 1924, 1928, 1932), born in Mount Vernon, New York (d. 1975)

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1901 Willie Sutton, American bank robber, born in Brooklyn, New York

Bank Robber Willie Sutton
Bank Robber
Willie Sutton
  • 1904 Glenda Farrell, Enid OK, actress (Golddiggers of 1935)
  • 1905 Nestor Paiva, actor (Comanche, Fear, Tarantula, Killer Ape), born in Fresno, California
  • 1906 Ralph Allen, English footballer (d. 1981)
  • 1906 Anthony Mann, American film actor and director (d. 1967)
  • 1907 Roman Shukhevych, Ukrainian politician (d. 1950)
  • 1908 Charles Camproux, French linguistic/author (Bestiari)
  • 1908 Lucino Tinio Sacramento, composer
  • 1908 Monica Maurice, industrialist
  • 1908 Winston Graham, British writer (Poldark novels), born in Manchester (d. 2003)
  • 1909 Juan Bosch, poet/President of Dominican Republic (1962-63)
  • 1911 Czeslaw Milosz, Polish/American writer (Bells in Winter, Nobel 1980)
  • 1911 Virginia Smith, (Rep-R-NB, 1975- )
  • 1912 Dan Reeves, NFL team owner (Cleveland/LA Rams)
  • 1912 Kenneth Jameson, art educator
  • 1912 Madhaviah Krishnan, naturalist
  • 1912 [J] Tibor de Machula, Hungarian/Dutch cellist
  • 1912 Ludwig Bölkow, German aeronautical engineer (d. 2003)
  • 1913 Harry Wismer, Port Huron Mich, AFL owner (NY Titans)
  • 1913 Alfonso López Michelsen, 32nd Colombian President (d. 2007)
  • 1914 David Wayne, actor (Adam's Rib, Andromeda Strain, 3 Faces of Eve)
  • 1914 Natko Devcic, composer
  • 1914 Francisco da Costa Gomes, 16th President of Portugal (d. 2001)
  • 1915 Charles Rowe, cricketer (scored a pair in only Test (NZ v Aust 1946))
  • 1917 Lena Horne, American actress/singer (Stormy Weather, Wiz), born in Brooklyn, New York
  • 1917 Robert Vandekerckhove, Belgian politician
  • 1917 Susan Hayward, Flatbush Bkln, actress (I Want to Live, Tulsa)
  • 1918 Stuart Foster, Binghamton NY, singer (Galen Drake Show)
  • 1919 Lee Krieger, MD, actor (Clambake, One Way Wahini)
  • 1919 Ed Yost, American inventor (d. 2007)
  • 1920 Sam Moskowitz, SF fandom historian
  • 1920 Zeno Colo, Italy, downhill skier (Olympic-gold-1952)
  • 1921 Gordon Reynolds, musician
  • 1925 Jim Levitch, horse trainer
  • 1925 Micheline Lannoy, Belgium, figure skating pairs (Olympic-gold-1948)
  • 1925 Will Gay Bottje, composer
  • 1926 Paul Berg, Nobel Prize laureate
  • 1927 Harvey Vernon, actor (Jasper-Carter Country), born in Flint, Michigan
  • 1927 James Goldman, American screenwriter/playwright (The Lion in Winter, They Might Be Giants), born in Chicago, Illinois
  • 1927 Joseph R Skeen, (Rep-R-New Mexico, 1981- )
  • 1928 Frank Ulrich Marcus, playwright/critic
  • 1929 Alexander Kelly, pianist/teacher
  • 1930 Doyle Holly, comedian/country performer (Buckaroos)
  • 1930 June Valli, singer (Your Hit Parade), born in The Bronx, New York
  • 1930 Mac Benson, horse trainer
  • 1930 Nikolai Karetnikov, composer
  • 1931 James Loughran, British conductor
  • 1931 Johannes Gruijters, Dutch mayor (D66-Lelystad)
  • 1931 June Thorburn, Kashmir India, actress (Touch & Go, Children Galore)
  • 1931 Bert Eriksson, Flemish neo-Nazi (d. 2005)
  • 1932 Martin Mailman, composer
  • 1933 Mike J K Smith, cricketer (England captain mid-60s)
  • 1933 Lea Massari, Italian actress
  • 1934 Harry Blackstone Jr, magician (Blackstone Book of Magic & Illusion)
  • 1936 Dave Van Ronk, rocker/actor (Caffe Lena)
  • 1936 Nancy Dussault, Pensacola Fla, actress (Muriel-Too Close for Comfort)
  • 1936 Pauls Dambis, composer
  • 1936 Tony Musante, actor (David Toma-Toma, Nowhere to Hide), born in Bridgeport, Connecticut (d. 2013)
  • 1938 Billy Mills, Pine Ridge SD, 10k (Olympics-gold-64)
  • 1938 Chris Hinze, Dutch flutist (Vivat Vivaldi)
  • 1938 William Mervin Mills, Pine Ridge SD, 10K runner (Olympic-gold-64)
  • 1938 Apostolos Nikolaidis, Greek singer (d. 1999)
  • 1939 Lindembergue Cardoso, composer
  • 1940 Mark Spoelstra, American folk singer (d. 2007)
  • 1941 John Jameson, cricketer (England batsman, 465 p/ship with Kanhai)
  • 1941 Larry Hall, rocker (Tape Heads)
  • 1941 Micki Grant, composer
  • 1941 Mike Leander Farr, record producer
  • 1941 Peter Pollock, cricketer (bro of Graeme/father of Shaun, S Af quickie)
  • 1942 Robert Ballard, explorer/geologist/author/discoverer (Titanic in 1985)
  • 1943 Florence Ballard, rocker (Supremes), born in Detroit, Michigan
  • 1944 Glenn Shorrock, Australian rock vocalist (Little River Band), born in Sydney, New South Wales
  • 1944 Ron Swoboda, baseball outfielder/sportscaster (NY Yankees, NY Mets)
  • 1944 Raymond Moody, American parapsychologist
  • 1946 Billy Brown, rock vocalist (Ray, Goodman, Brown)
  • 1947 Jasper van 't Hof, Dutch jazz pianist (Live in Montreux)
  • 1947 Yuri Petrovich Sheffer, Russian cosmonaut
  • 1949 Andrew Scott, Wales, rock guitarist (Sweet)
  • 1949 Bùi Thanh Liêm, Hanoi. Vietnamese cosmonaut (d. 1981)
  • 1949 Eric Goetz, American shipbuilder (America's Cup 1995), born in NYC, New York
  • 1950 Donna Jean Willmott, FALN member (FBI most wanted), born in Akron, Ohio
  • 1950 Pablo Castillo, jockey
  • 1951 Andre Hazes, Dutch barkeeper/singer (We Love Orange)
  • 1951 Stanley Clarke, rock bassist (New Barbarians-Find Out Hideaway), born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
  • 1951 Stephen S Oswald, astronaut (STS 42, 56, 67), born in Seattle, Washington
  • 1952 Athanassios S. Fokas, Greek mathematician
  • 1952 David Garrison, Broadway and television actor
  • 1953 Hal Lindes, Monterey CA, rocker (Dire Straits)
  • 1954 Bryn B Burrows, rock drummer (Fabulous Poodles)
  • 1954 Ken Olin, actor (Thirtysomething, Det Quinn-EZ Street), born in Chicago, Illinois
  • 1954 Pierre Charles, Prime Minister of Dominica (d. 2004)
  • 1955 Mark MacDonald, horse trainer
  • 1956 Adrian Wright, Sheffield, rock vocalist (Human League-Only Human)
  • 1956 David Alan Grier, comedian (In Living Color, Boomerang)
  • 1956 Ronald Winans, gospel singer (Winans)
  • 1957 Sarah McGuire, Springfield IL, LPGA golfer (1983 United Va Bank-5th)
  • 1957 Sterling Marlin, American race car driver (NASCAR)
  • 1958 Esa-Pekka Salonen, Helsinki Finland, conductor (Giro)
  • 1959 Gina Goldberg, playmate (May, 1981)
  • 1959 Michel Dion, Canadian Rifle shooter (Olympics-24-92, 96), born in Quebec City, Québec
  • 1959 Stephanie Farwig, golfer (1994 LPGA Corning Classic-2nd), born in Milwaukee, Wisconsin
  • 1959 Vincent D'Onofrio, American actor
  • 1960 Randy Ladouceur, Brockville, NHL defenseman (Anaheim Mighty Ducks)
  • 1960 Murray Cook, Australian children's singer (The Wiggles)
  • 1961 Karolyn Kirby, US beach volleyball player (Goodwill-gold-94)
  • 1962 Julianne Regan, rocker (All About Eve-All About Scarlet)
  • 1962 Vladimir Mikolaevich Dezhurov, Mordovia, astronaut (Mir 18, STS-71)
  • 1962 Tony Fernández, Dominican baseball player
  • 1963 Rupert Graves, English actor (Damage, Handful of Dust, Maurice), born in Weston-super-Mare, Somerset
  • 1963 Yngwie J. Malmsteen, Swedish guitarist
  • 1965 Mitch Richmond, Fort Lauderdale Fl, NBA guard (Sac Kings, Oly-g-88, 96)
  • 1965 Steve Duchesne, Sept-iles, NHL defenseman (Ottawa Senators)
  • 1965 Gary Pallister, English footballer

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1966 "Iron" Mike Tyson, American boxer and youngest ever heavyweight boxing champ (1986-90), born in Brooklyn, New York

Heavyweight Boxing Champion Mike Tyson
Heavyweight Boxing Champion
Mike Tyson
  • 1966 Louie Aguiar, NFL punter (KC Chiefs)
  • 1966 Marton Csokas, New Zealand actor
  • 1967 Rudi Steyn, cricketer (South African opening batsman 1995)
  • 1967 Sheila Hudson, US triple jumper (US record 1992)
  • 1967 Tina Bockrath, playmate (May, 1990)/actress, born in Dayton, Ohio
  • 1968 Dan Peltier, Clifton Park NY, outfielder (SF Giants)
  • 1968 Peter Miller, CFL linebacker (BC Lions)
  • 1968 Philip Anselmo, American musician
  • 1969 Jim Montgomery, NHL center (Philadelphia Flyers), born in Montreal, Quebec
  • 1969 Ken Gernander, Grand Rapids, NHL center (NY Rangers)
  • 1969 Kristina Farrar Stookey, Martha Vineyard MA, 470 sailor (Oly-4th-96)
  • 1969 Sanath Jayasuriya, cricketer (Sri Lankan open bat MVP-1996 World Cup)
  • 1970 Brian Bloom, actor (As the World Turns)
  • 1970 Mark Grudzielanek, infielder (Montreal Expos), born in Milwaukee, Wisconsin
  • 1971 Ann Marsh, fencer-foil (Olympics-96), born in Royal Oak, Michigan
  • 1971 Viktor Ivanovich Patsayev, USSR, cosmonaut (Soyuz 11), dies at 38
  • 1971 Anette Michel, Mexican actress
  • 1971 Monica Potter, American actress
  • 1972 Dan Comiskey, CFL guard (Saskatchewan Roughriders)
  • 1972 Ellen Coleen Pasturzak, Portsmouth Ohio, Miss America-Ohio (1996)
  • 1972 Garret Anderson, outfielder (California Angels), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1972 Tyrone Davis, NFL tight end (NY Jets, Green Bay Packers-Super Bowl 31)
  • 1972 Sandra Cam, Belgian swimmer
  • 1972 James Martin, English celebrity chef
  • 1973 Chan Ho Park, Kong Ju City Korea, pitcher (LA Dodgers)
  • 1973 Dodda Ganesh, cricketer (Karnataka & India pace bowler 1997)
  • 1974 Michelle Kang, Fredericksburg Virginia, Miss America-Virginia (1997)
  • 1974 Melanie Lambert American ice skater
  • 1974 Hezekiel Sepeng, Potchefstroom South Africa, South African athlete
  • 1975 Natasha Sturgess, Australian mistral sailor (Olympics-96)

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1975 Ralf Schumacher, German Formula 1 race car driver, born in Hürth, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany

Formula 1 Racing Driver Ralf Schumacher
Formula 1 Racing Driver
Ralf Schumacher
  • 1976 Brian Rocheleleau, kayak (alt-olympics-96), born in Honolulu, Hawaii
  • 1977 Lola Odusoga, Finland, Miss Universe-3rd place (1996)
  • 1978 Owen Lafave, ex-husband of Debra Lafave
  • 1978 Ben Cousins, Australian Football League player
  • 1979 Matisyahu, Hasidic Jewish Reggae singer
  • 1979 Rick Gonzalez, Hispanic-American actor