Famous Birthdays on 4th June

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  • 1394 Philippa of England, queen of Denmark, Norway and Sweden (d. 1430)
  • 1489 Antoine, Duke of Lorraine (d. 1544)
  • 1604 Claudia de' Medici, Grand Duchess of Tuscany (d. 1648)
  • 1665 Zacharie Robutel de La Noue, Canadian soldier (d. 1733)
  • 1694 Francois Quesnay, French personal physician of Louis XIV
  • 1697 Jacob Israel Emden, [Jacob ben Tswi], German rabbi
  • 1700 Theodoor Verhaegen, Flemish sculptor
  • 1704 Benjamin Huntsman, English inventor and manufacturer (d. 1776)
  • 1738 George III, King of Great Britain (1760-1820), born in London, England
  • 1744 Patrick Ferguson, Scots army officer and rifle designer (d. 1780)
  • 1751 John Scott, 1st Earl of Eldon
  • 1754 Franz Xaver, Baron Von Zach, Austrian editor and astronomer (d. 1832)
  • 1770 James Hewitt, composer
  • 1787 Constant Prévost, French geologist (d. 1856)
  • 1801 James Pennethorne, architect
  • 1803 Gabriel James Rains, Brigadier General (Confederate Army), (d. 1881)
  • 1815 Paul Jones Semmes, Brigadier General (Confederate Army), (d. 1863)
  • 1816 Phillipe Regis Denis de Keredern de Trobriand, Bvt Mjr Gen (Union)
  • 1821 Apollon Maykov, Russian poet (d. 1897)
  • 1828 Alexander William Campbell, Brigadier General (Confederate Army)
  • 1833 Garnet Wolseley, 1st Viscount Wolseley, British army general, born in Dublin (d. 1913)
  • 1838 Servaas Daems, [Peeter Klein], Flemish writer (Lute & Flute)
  • 1846 Josef Sittard, music writer
  • 1863 Edmond R H Regout, Dutch industrialist/politician
  • 1864 Nassau William Senior, British economist
  • 1866 Miina Sillanpää, Finnish politician (d. 1952)
  • 1867 Carl Gustaf baron Mannerheim, general/president of Finland (1944-46)
  • 1869 Boudouin LPMCAJL, prince of Belgium/count of Vlaanderen
  • 1876 Robert Dower, cricketer (1 Test South Africa v England 1898, scored 0 & 9)
  • 1877 Heinrich Wieland, German chemist (bile acids-Nobel 1927)
  • 1878 Frank N D Buchman, US theologist (Moral Rearmament)
  • 1879 Mabel Lucie Attwell, English children's author and illustrator (d. 1964)
  • 1881 Clara Blandick, actress (Huckleberry Finn, Romance, Tom Sawyer)
  • 1881 Natalia Goncharova, Russian painter (d. 1962)
  • 1882 Karl Valentin, German comic/writer
  • 1887 Tom Longboat, marathon runner (d. 1949)
  • 1891 Erno Rapee, composer
  • 1893 Armand Calinescu, premier of Romania
  • 1893 Daan Boens, Flemish poet (Man who sold his Wife)
  • 1894 Blanch Knopf, publishing CEO (Knopf)
  • 1895 Dino Conte Grandi, Italy, delegate to league of nations (1925-32)
  • 1899 Leo Spies, Russian-born German composer, born in Moscow (d. 1965)
  • 1899 Hassan Fathy, Egyptian architect (d. 1989)
  • 1902 Richard Allen, India, field hockey goal tender (Olympic-gold-1928)
  • 1906 Richard Whorf, actor/director (Yankee Doodle Dandy, Keeper of Flame)
  • 1907 Marjan Kozina, composer
  • 1907 Jacques Roumain, Haitian writer (d. 1944)
  • 1907 Patience Strong, English poet and journalist (d. 1990)
  • 1908 Angela Maria "Geli" Raubal, Hitler's reputed lover and half (d. 1931)
  • 1908 Walther Vanbeselaere, Flemish art historian, born in Zevekote, Belgium (d. 1988)
  • 1908 Earl of Halsbury, chancellor (Brunei University)
  • 1908 Lambertus L van Rooijen, Dutch actor
  • 1908 Rosalind Russell, Waterbury CT, actress (Mame, Take a Letter Darling)
  • 1909 Paul Nordoff, composer (Frog Prince), born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
  • 1909 William Batten, CEO (NY Stock Exchange 1976-84)
  • 1910 Christopher Cockerell, inventor (Hovercraft)
  • 1910 Jacques Berque, Islamic scholar
  • 1911 Austin Andrew Wright, sculptor
  • 1912 Robert Jacobsen, Danish sculptor (great iron sculptures)
  • 1913 Bruno Bettinelli, composer
  • 1914 Willy-August Linnemann, Danish writer/journalist
  • 1915 Modibo Keita, president of Mali (1960-68)
  • 1915 Walter Hadlee, cricketer (father of Richard & Dayle), New Zealand batsman 40's
  • 1916 Cecil Blacker, CEO (British Equestrian Federation)
  • 1916 Fernand Leduc, Canadian painter (The Automatistes)
  • 1916 Robert Furchgott, Charleston South Carolina, American Chemist and Nobel Laureate
  • 1917 Allen Greenwood, deputy CEO (British Aerospace)
  • 1917 Charles Collingwood, Mich, news commentator (CBS, Chronicles)
  • 1917 Howard Metzenbaum, (Sen-D-Ohio, 1974- )
  • 1917 Robert Merrill, American baritone (NY Metropolitan Opera), born in Brooklyn, New York
  • 1918 LeRoy Walker, CEO (US Olympic Committee), born in Atlanta, Georgia
  • 1920 Marion Motley, NFL running back (all-time leading AAFC rusher)
  • 1920 Russell E. Train, Jamestown, Rhode Island, environmentalist/administrator (EPA, WWF), (d. 2012)
  • 1921 Nina Vyroubova, Russ/French ballerina (Pavlova-prize 1957)
  • 1921 Bobby Wanzer, professional basketball player and coach (Rochester Royals), born in Brooklyn, New York (d. 2016)
  • 1922 Irwin Bazelon, Evanston Illinois, composer (Duo for Viola)
  • 1922 John McNamara, baseball player
  • 1922 John West, vice chancellor (Bradford University)
  • 1923 John Lea, British vice-admiral
  • 1923 Elizabeth Jolley, Australian writer (d. 2007)
  • 1924 Dennis Weaver, Joplin Mo, actor (Chester-Gunsmoke, Duel, Battered)
  • 1925 Antonio Puchades, Sueca, Spain, footballer (23 caps), (d. 2013)
  • 1926 Nan Leslie, actress (Kings Row, Californians), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1926 Robert Earl Hughes, became heaviest known human (486 kg)
  • 1927 Geoffrey Palmer, British actor (Smacks & Thistle)
  • 1927 Priscilla Morrill, Medford Mass, actress (Edie Grant-Mary Tyler Moore)
  • 1928 Paul Greening, master of Queen's household
  • 1928 Ruth Westheimer, Germany, sex therapist (WYNY-FM)
  • 1929 Karolos Papoulias, Greek politician
  • 1930 Morgana King, jazz singer/actress (The Godfather)
  • 1930 Pentti Raitio, composer
  • 1931 Cesar Bolanos, composer
  • 1932 John Barrymore Jr, Beverly Hills California, actor (Pantomine Quiz)
  • 1932 Oliver Nelson, American jazz composer and arranger (d. 1975)
  • 1932 Maurice Shadbolt, New Zealand writer
  • 1933 John Sparrow, Chairman (British Horserace Betting Levy Board)
  • 1934 Seamus Elliott, Irish cyclist (d. 1971)
  • 1934 Carl Fredrik Reutersward, Swedish artist (knotted-gun sculpture), born in Stockholm (d. 2016)
  • 1935 Hendrikus C "Henk" Admiraal, Dutch actor (Rififi in Amsterdam)
  • 1936 Bruce Dern, Winnetka Ill, actor (Coming Home, Silent Running, Tatoo)
  • 1936 David Lyon, CEO (Bowater)
  • 1937 Mortimer B Zuckerman, CEO (US News & World Report, NY Daily News)
  • 1937 Freddy Fender, American musician ("Before the Next Teardrop Falls"), born in San Benito, Texas (d. 2006)
  • 1937 Robert Fulghum, American author
  • 1937 Gorilla Monsoon, American professional wrestler (d. 1999)
  • 1938 Art Mahaffey, baseball player
  • 1939 Phil Linz, baseball shortstop (NY Yankees)
  • 1940 Dorothy Rudd Moore, composer
  • 1940 Gerrit H Terpstra, economist/Dutch 2nd Chamber member (CDA)
  • 1940 Ludwig Schwarz, Austrian bishop
  • 1943 Sandra Haynie, LPGA golfer (1974 US Women's Open), born in Fort Worth, Texas
  • 1943 Joyce Meyer, American religious leader
  • 1944 Charlie Whitney, rock guitarist (Family)
  • 1944 Michelle Phillips, singer/actress (Mamas & Papas), born in Long Beach, California
  • 1944 Roger Ball, Scotland, saxophonist (Average White Band)
  • 1945 Anthony Braxton, jazz musician
  • 1945 Daniel Topolski, writer/photographer/rowing coach
  • 1945 Gordon Waller, Scotland, singer (Peter & Gordon-World Without Love)
  • 1945 Ivan "Ironman" Stewart, Mickey Thompson off-road champ (1983, 84, 90)
  • 1945 Margaret Impert, Horseheads NY, actress (Maggie, Spencer's Pilots)
  • 1946 Bettina Gregory, correspondent/journalist (ABC-TV)
  • 1947 Viktor Klima, Chancellor of Austria
  • 1948 Bob Champion, horse trainer/jockey
  • 1948 Rosemary Joyce, model/actress (Daphne Draper-Search For Tomorrow)
  • 1948 Sandra Post, LPGA golfer
  • 1949 Gabriel Arcand, French Canadian actor
  • 1950 Brian Rose, cricketer (England batsman in 9 Tests 1977-81)
  • 1950 Dagmar Krause, West Germany, singer (Henry Cow, Art Bears)
  • 1950 Wayne Powers, New Rochelle NY, actor (Laverne & Shirley, 13 East)
  • 1951 David Yip, actor (Ping Pong)
  • 1951 Yvonne MCT van Rooy, Dutch Secretary of State Secretary (CDA)
  • 1951 Charles Dickinson, American author
  • 1951 Wendy Pini, American comic book writer and artist
  • 1952 Carlene Watkins, actress (Tough Enough), born in Hartford, Connecticut
  • 1952 Catherine Watkins, actress (It's Not Easy, Mary), born in Hartford, Connecticut
  • 1952 Parker Stevenson, actor (Falcon Crest, Stroker Ace), born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
  • 1953 Jimmy McCulloch, Scottish songwriter and guitarist (Wings), born in Dumbarton (d. 1979)
  • 1953 Susumu Ojima, Japanese entrepreneur (Huser)
  • 1953 Paul Samson, British guitarist (Samson) (d. 2002)
  • 1955 Paul Stewart, English writer
  • 1955 Mary Testa, American stage actress
  • 1956 John Treacy, marathonr (Olympics-silver-1984)
  • 1956 Terry Kennedy, baseball player
  • 1956 Martin Adams, English darts player
  • 1956 Keith David, American actor
  • 1956 John Hockenberry, American journalist
  • 1957 Tony Pena, Monte Cristi Dom Rep, catcher (Cleveland Indians)
  • 1958 Julie Gholson, actress (Where the Lilies Bloom), born in Birmingham, Alabama
  • 1958 Tony Pigott, cricketer (England pace bowler in a Test v NZ 1984)
  • 1959 Lord Rayleigh, agri-businessman (Lord Rayleigh Farms)
  • 1959 Paul Taylor, rocker (Winger-17)
  • 1959 Rod Connop, CFL corner (Edmonton Eskimos)
  • 1960 Bradley Walsh, British actor
  • 1961 Cathy Marino, LPGA golfer
  • 1961 El Debarge, rocker (Debarge-All this Love), born in Grand Rapids Michigan
  • 1961 Ferenc Gyurcsány, Hungary prime minister
  • 1962 Zenon Jaskuła, Polish cyclist
  • 1962 John P. Kee, American Gospel singer
  • 1963 Carey Nelson, Canada, marathoner (Olympics-96)
  • 1963 Jim Lachey, NFL tackle (Washington Redskins)
  • 1963 Mossimo Giannulli, fashion designer (hot)
  • 1963 Xavier McDaniel, NBA forward (Seattle SuperSonics)
  • 1964 Chris Kavanagh, rocker (Sigue Sigue Sputnik-Love Missile F-111)
  • 1964 Steve Searcy, baseball player
  • 1964 Eva Fampas, Greek guitarist
  • 1965 Andrea Jaeger, tennis player (retired as a teenager), born in Chicago, Illinois
  • 1965 Beau Allred, baseball player
  • 1965 Jonathan Canter, LA Cal, tennis star
  • 1965 Kurt Stillwell, infielder (Texas Rangers), born in Glendale, California
  • 1965 Tim Perry, NBA forward (NJ Nets)
  • 1965 Mick Doohan, Australian motorcycle racer
  • 1966 Nick Kypreos, NHL left wing (Toronto Maple Leafs), born in Toronto, Ontario
  • 1966 Cecilia Bartoli, Italian mezzo-soprano
  • 1966 Vladimir Voevodsky, Russian mathematician
  • 1967 Rick Wilkins, American baseball catcher (Houston Astros), born in Jacksonville, Florida
  • 1967 Scott Servais, catcher (Chicago Cubs), born in La Crosse, Wisconsin
  • 1967 Simon Sheldon-Collins, Australian baseball pitcher (Olympics-1996)
  • 1968 Scott Wolf, actor (Broken Arrow, Party of 5), born in Boston, Massachusetts
  • 1968 Stacy Leigh Arthur, Naperville Ill, playmate (Jan, 1991)
  • 1968 Al B. Sure, American R&B singer
  • 1969 Regi Blinker, soccer player (Feyenoord)
  • 1969 Robert Perez, Bolivar Venezuela, outfielder (Toronto Blue Jays)
  • 1969 Tine Moberg-Parker, Canada Europe class sailor (Oly-96), born in Oslo, Norway
  • 1969 Horatio Sanz, Chilean-born comedian
  • 1970 Gary Lynagh, Australian rower (Olympics-96)
  • 1970 Ronnie Harris, NFL wide receiver (Seattle Seahawks)
  • 1970 Richie Hawtin, Canadian musician
  • 1970 David Pybus, British musician

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1971 Noah Wyle, actor (Dr John Carter-ER), born in Hollywood, California

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  • 1971 Patrick Scott, NFL/WLAF linebacker (Pittsburgh Steelers, Frankfurt Galaxy)
  • 1971 Roy Janse, tornado sailor (Olympics-96), born in Edmonton, Alberta
  • 1971 Tanya Beyer, St Paul Minn, playmate (Feb, 1992)
  • 1971 Joseph Kabila, Congolese politician
  • 1971 James Callis, British actor
  • 1971 Shoji Meguro, Japanese composer
  • 1972 Derian Hatcher, Sterling Heights MI, NHL defenseman (Dallas Stars)
  • 1972 Nikka Costa, American singer
  • 1972 Rob Huebel, American comedian
  • 1973 Antonio Anderson, defensive tackle (Dallas Cowboys)
  • 1973 Corey Walker, running back (Philadelphia Eagles)