Famous Birthdays on 7th June

  • 1529 Étienne Pasquier, French lawyer and man of letters (d. 1615)
  • 1619 Paulus Voet, Dutch jurist/historian
  • 1730 Georg von Pasterwiz, composer
  • 1736 Karl Frieberth, composer
  • 1761 John Rennie, Scottish engineer (d. 1821)
  • 1770 Earl of Liverpool, (C) British PM (1812-27)
  • 1778 George Bryan "Beau" Brummel, English dandy, born in London, England
  • 1811 James Young Simpson, Scotland, obsterician (used chloroform)
  • 1812 Theophilus Toulmin Garrard, Brig Gen (Union volunteers), (d. 1902)
  • 1825 Richard D Blackmore, England, author (Norie, Lorna Doone)
  • 1831 Amelia Edwards, English author and Egyptologist (d. 1892)
  • 1833 Alexander Ritter, composer
  • 1837 Alois Hitler, father of Adolf Hitler (d. 1903)
  • 1840 Carlota of Mexico, Brussels, Belgium, princess of Belgium and empress consort of Mexico (1864-67)
  • 1843 Susan Elizabeth Blow, US, pioneered kindergarten education
  • 1845 Leopold von Auer, Hungarians/US violinist
  • 1846 Wladyslaw Gorski, composer
  • 1848 Paul Gaugin, [Eugene Henri], French post-impressionist painter
  • 1862 Philipp Lenard, Austrian physicist, Nobel Prize laureate (d. 1947)
  • 1865 Guido Gasperini, composer
  • 1867 Luigi Maurizio Tedeschi, composer
  • 1868 Charles Rennie Mackintosh, Scottish architect, designer, and illustrator (d. 1928)
  • 1873 Landon Ronald, composer
  • 1874 Theodor Streicher, composer
  • 1877 Charles Glover Barkla, English physicist, Nobel Prize laureate (d. 1944)
  • 1879 Knud J V Rasmussen, Danish pole explorer (Thule)
  • 1879 Joan Voûte, Dutch astronomer (d. 1963)
  • 1883 Sylvanus Morley, U.S. archaeologist and spy (d. 1948)
  • 1884 Julius P Hoste, Belgium minister/daily newspaper publisher (Last News)
  • 1885 Percy Brier, composer
  • 1886 Henri Coandă, Romanian aerodynamics pioneer (d. 1972)
  • 1887 William Walraven, Dutch journalist/writer (Indian Daily)
  • 1891 Athos Palma, composer
  • 1891 Koos [Jacobus J] Vorrink, Dutch politician (SDAP/AJC/PvdA)
  • 1896 Robert Mulliken, US, chemist/physicist (Nobel 1966)
  • 1896 Vivien Kellems, TV hostess (Power of Women)
  • 1896 Imre Nagy, Hungarian politician (d. 1958)
  • 1896 Douglas Campbell, American World War I flying ace (d. 1990)
  • 1897 George Szell, Budapest Hungary, conductor (Metropolitan 1942-45)
  • 1899 Elizabeth Bowen, novelist (Death of the Heart, Encounters), born in Dublin, Ireland
  • 1900 Jan [Johannes A A] Engelman, poet/translator/critic (Garden of Eros)
  • 1902 Herman B Wells, president and chancellor of Indiana University (d. 2000)
  • 1909 Jessica Tandy, actress (Birds, Cocoon, Batteries Not Included), born in London, England
  • 1909 Peter W Rodino, (Rep-D-NJ, 1949- )/chaired Watergate council
  • 1909 Virginia Apgar, American physician and childbirth specialist (d. 1974)
  • 1910 Bradford Washburn, American explorer, (d. 2007)
  • 1910 Marion Post Wolcott, New Jersey USA, depression era photographer
  • 1911 Franz Reizenstein, composer
  • 1911 Silas Roy Crain, singer/arranger/songwriter
  • 1911 Brooks Stevens, automotive designer (d. 1995)
  • 1913 Anthony David Machell Cox, medievalist
  • 1917 Gwendolyn Brooks, US poet (Bean Eaters, Annie Allen, Pulitzer 1950)
  • 1917 Dean Martin, Steubenville Ohio, American singer/actor (with Jerry Lewis)
  • 1918 Irene Vorrink, Dutch minister (health & environment)
  • 1920 Georges Marchais, political leader (French Communist Party)
  • 1921 Tal Farlow, American jazz guitarist (d. 1998)
  • 1922 Hubert Du Plessis, composer
  • 1922 Leo Reise, Canadian ice hockey player
  • 1923 Giorgio Belladonna, bridge champion
  • 1923 Jules Deschênes, Canadian jurist (d. 2000)
  • 1924 Dolores Gray, singer/actress (Designing Woman, Kismet), born in Chicago, Illinois
  • 1925 Camille Flammarion, French astronomer/writer (Thunder & Lightning)
  • 1925 Pieternella "Nel" van Arem, Dutch actress (Sea Gull)
  • 1926 Dick Williams, Wall Lake Iowa, choral director (Andy Williams Show)
  • 1927 Martin Carter, poet/critic
  • 1927 Charles de Tornaco, Belgian racing driver (d. 1953)
  • 1928 Anthony Nicholas Maria Wahl, historian
  • 1928 Charles Louis Strouse, composer
  • 1928 Dave Bowen, footballer
  • 1928 David Malcolm Lewis, expert in Greek Epigraphy
  • 1928 James Ivory, producer/director (Howard's End, Remains of the Day)
  • 1928 Reg Park, British bodybuilder
  • 1928 James Jude, American thoracic surgeon (developed CPR), born in Maple Lake, Minnesota (d. 2015)

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1929 John Turner, Richmond England, (L) 17th Canadian PM (1984)

17th Prime Minister of Canada John Turner
17th Prime Minister of Canada
John Turner
  • 1929 The Grand Wizard of Wrestling, Wrestling manager (d. 1983)
  • 1930 Ian Leggat, cricketer (1 Test v South Africa 1953-54 without distinction)
  • 1930 Hilderaldo Luiz Bellini, Itapira, Brazil, footballer (World Cup 1958, 1952, 51 caps), (d. 2014)
  • 1931 Henry Weinberg, composer
  • 1931 Lang Jeffries, Ontario Canada, actor (Skip-Rescue 8)
  • 1931 Virginia McKenna, actress (Born Free, Chosen, Lions are Free, Simba)
  • 1931 Malcolm Morley, English-born painter
  • 1933 Henk E Koning, Dutch sect of Finances (VVD)
  • 1933 Herb Score, pitcher (Cleveland Indians)
  • 1934 Philippe Entremont, Rheims France, concert pianist
  • 1934 Samuel Lipman, music critic
  • 1935 Harry Crews, US writer/actor (Indian Runner), (d. 2012)
  • 1935 Thomas Kailath, American engineer
  • 1937 Bert sugar, sports writer (Sting like a Bee), born in Washington, D.C. (d. 2012)
  • 1937 Neeme Järvi, Estonian conductor
  • 1938 Judy Ann Scott-Fox, agent

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1940 Tom Jones [Sir Thomas John Woodward], Pontypridd, Welsh singer (What's New Pussycat)

Singer Tom Jones
Singer
Tom Jones
  • 1941 Jaime Laredo, Bolivia, violinist (Qn Elisabeth of Belgium prize 1959)
  • 1943 Ken Osmond, actor (Eddie Haskel-Leave it To Beaver)
  • 1943 Mel Levine, (Rep-D-CA, 1983- )
  • 1943 Nikki Giovanni, poet (LHJ Woman of the Year 1973)
  • 1944 Bill Rafferty, comedian (Laugh-In, Real People), born in Queens, New York
  • 1944 Clarence White, guitarist (Byrds-Turn! Turn! Turn!)
  • 1945 Wolfgang Schüssel, Chancellor of Austria
  • 1946 Jenny Jones, [Janina Stronski], Canada, comedienne (Jenny Jones Show)
  • 1946 Terry Gale, Wyalkatchem WA, Australian golfer
  • 1947 Thurman Munson, baseball catcher/captain (NY Yankees)
  • 1949 Jack Ryland, rock vocalist (Three Dog Night)
  • 1950 Gary Graham, American actor (Alien Nation, Star Trek: Enterprise), born in Long Beach, California
  • 1951 Anne Twomey, actress (Secret, Deadly Friend, Imagemaker), born in Boston, Massachusetts
  • 1952 Liam Neeson, Irish actor (Schindler's List, Les Miserables), born in Ballymena, County Antrim
  • 1953 Johnny Clegg, rocker
  • 1953 Dougie Donnelly, Scottish television broadcaster
  • 1954 Lui Passaglia, CFL place kicker (BC Lions), born in Vancouver, British Columbia
  • 1954 Louise Erdrich, American author
  • 1955 Joey Scarbury, Ontario California, singer (Greatest American Hero)
  • 1955 William Koch, US skier (World Cup 1982)
  • 1955 William Forsythe, American actor
  • 1956 Robert Dover, equestrian dressage (Olympics-bronze-96)
  • 1957 Neal Radford, cricketer (Zambia England pace bowler in 3 Tests 1986-88)
  • 1957 Juan Luis Guerra, Dominican musician
  • 1957 Ruth Anderson, Welsh rug hooker famous for her folk rugs
  • 1958 Christopher Marcantel, Smithtown NY, actor (Chip-Nurse, Loving)
  • 1958 Francesca Thyssen, lugano Switz, baroness

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1958 Prince [Roger Nelson], American singer-songwriter (1999, Purple Rain) and actor, born in Minneapolis, Minnesota

  • 1958 Phillipe Boccara, Le Mans France, US sprint kayak (Olympics-96)
  • 1958 Surakiart Sathirathai, Deputy Prime Minister of Thailand
  • 1960 Bill Prady, American television producer
  • 1961 Dave Catching, American musician
  • 1962 Janice Lawrence Braxton, WNBA center (Cleve Rockers, Olym-gold-1984)
  • 1962 Paddy McAloon, rocker (Prefab Sprout-2 Wheels Good)
  • 1962 Takuya Kurosawa, Japanese racing driver
  • 1962 Michael Cartellone, American drummer (Lynyrd Skynyrd)
  • 1963 Steven David Rintoul, Bowral Australia, PGA golfer (1994 Buick-2nd)
  • 1963 Roberto Alagna, French tenor
  • 1964 Caroline Anne Hare, Lower hutt NZ, 5k/10k (Olympics-96)
  • 1964 Graeme Labrooy, cricketer (Sri Lankan pace bowler in 9 Tests 1986-91)
  • 1964 Judie Aronson, American actress
  • 1964 Gia Carides, Greek-Australian actress
  • 1965 Mick Foley, American professional wrestler
  • 1965 Damien Hirst, English artist
  • 1966 Dan Payne, CFL tackle (Toronto Argonauts)
  • 1966 Heathcliff Slocumb, Jamaica NY, pitcher (Boston Red Sox)
  • 1966 Stephane Richer, Ripon, NHL right wing (NJ Devils)
  • 1967 Sarah Malin, Greenwich Ct, actress (Stephane Prescott-Another World)
  • 1967 Terance Mathis, NFL wide receiver (Atlanta Falcons)
  • 1968 Adam Walker, NFL running back (SF 49ers)
  • 1968 Melissa Coombes, San Gabriel CA, female pitcher (Colo Silver Bullets)
  • 1969 Lachlan Elmer, Australian field hockey halfback (Oly-silver-92, 96)
  • 1969 Mark Sohn, Arlington Heights Ill, gymnast (Olympics-96)
  • 1969 Kim Rhodes, American actress
  • 1970 Andrei Kovalenko, Gorky Russia, NHL right wing (Mont Canadiens, Edmonton)
  • 1970 Chad Fann, NFL tight end (Arizona Cardinals, SF 49ers)
  • 1970 Mike Modano, Livonia MI, NHL forward (Team USA, Dallas Stars)
  • 1970 Cafu, Brazilian football player
  • 1971 Terrell Buckley, NFL cornerback (Miami Dolphins)
  • 1971 Alex X. Mooney, American politician
  • 1972 Jeff Burris, NFL cornerback/punt returner (Buffalo Bills)
  • 1972 Karl Urban, New Zealand actor
  • 1973 Napoleon Kaufman, NFL running back (Oakland Raiders)
  • 1973 Robert Barr, NFL tackle (Seattle Seahawks)
  • 1973 Song Yun-ah, South Korean model and actress
  • 1974 Jason Caswell, Winnipeg Manitoba, Skeet shooter (Olympics-96)
  • 1974 Mahesh Bhupathi, India, tennis pro
  • 1974 Bear Grylls, British survivor
  • 1975 Allen Iverson, NBA guard (Phila 76ers)
  • 1976 Cassidy Rae, Clarmont Fla, actress (Sarah-Models Inc, Clarissa)
  • 1976 David Diaz, light welterweight boxer (Olympics-96), born in Chicago, Illinois
  • 1976 Necro, Jewish American rapper
  • 1977 Marcin Baszczyński, Polish football player
  • 1977 Joe Horgan, baseball player
  • 1977 Odalis Pérez, baseball player
  • 1978 Adrienne Frantz, Mt Clemens Mich, (Tiffany Thorne-Sunset Beach)
  • 1978 Bill Hader, American comedian
  • 1978 Tony An, Korean singer (H.O.T)
  • 1979 Kevin Hofland, Dutch footballer
  • 1981 Tyler Johnson, baseball player

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1981 Anna Kournikova, Russian tennis player, born in Moscow

Tennis Player Anna Kournikova
Tennis Player
Anna Kournikova
  • 1981 Stephen Bywater, British goalkeeper
  • 1981 Kevin Kyle, Scottish footballer
  • 1981 Larisa Oleynik, American actress
  • 1981 Amrita Rao, Indian model and actress
  • 1982 Virgil Vasquez, American baseball player
  • 1983 Mark Lowe, American baseball player
  • 1985 Charlie Simpson, British pop singer
  • 1988 Milan Lucic, Canadian Hockey player (Boston Bruins)

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1988 Michael Cera, Brampton, Ontario, Canadian actor (Arrested Development, Superbad)

  • 1989 Michael Joseph Tamboli, Eldesburg Md, born 01:23:45 PM on 6-7-89
  • 1993 Jordan Fry, American actor