Famous Birthdays on 9th June

Birthdays 1 - 200 of 234

  • 1508 Primož Trubar, Slovenian Protestant reformer (d. 1586)
  • 1510 Nicolaas van Nieuwland, corrupt 1st bishop of Harlem
  • 1573 Henricus Hondius, Dutch etcher/publisher
  • 1580 Daniel Heinsius, Flemish scholar (d. 1655)
  • 1588 Johann Andreas Herbst, composer
  • 1595 Władysław IV Vasa, King of Poland (1632-48), born in Kraków (d. 1648)
  • 1597 Pieter J Saenredam, architecture painter
  • 1640 Leopold I, Holy Roman Emperor (1658-1705)
  • 1661 Tsar Feodor III of Russia (d. 1682)

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1672 Peter the Great [Pyotr Alexeyevich Romanov],Tsar of Russia (1682-1725), born in Moscow (d. 1725)

Russian Tsar Peter the Great
Russian Tsar
Peter the Great
  • 1686 Andrei Osterman, Russian statesman (d. 1747)
  • 1768 Samuel Slater, American industrialist (d. 1835)
  • 1781 George Stephenson, Newcastle England, inventor (RR locomotive)
  • 1791 John Howard Payne, American actor, playwright (Fair Warning), author and creator of the hit song "Home! Sweet Home!", born in NYC, New York (d. 1852)
  • 1792 Frederic L G, Earl of Merode, Belgian revolutionary
  • 1810 Carl Otto Ehrenfried Nicolai, composer
  • 1812 Hermann von Fehling, German chemist (Fehling's reagens)
  • 1812 Johann G Galle, German astronomer (discovered Neptune)
  • 1828 Carlo Marsili, composer
  • 1829 Gaetano Braga, composer
  • 1833 John Rogers Cooke, Brigadier General (Confederate Army), (d. 1891)
  • 1836 Elizabeth Garrett Anderson, 1st qualified woman physician in Britain, first woman mayor (Aldeburgh), born in London (d. 1917)
  • 1843 Bertha von Suttner, Austria, novelist/pacifist (Nobel 1905)
  • 1845 Gilbert Elliot-Murray-Kynynmound, 4th Earl of Minto (d. 1914)
  • 1849 Joseph Vezina, composer
  • 1849 Michael Peter Ancher, Danish painter (d. 1927)
  • 1851 Charles Joseph Bonaparte, French politician (d. 1921)
  • 1854 Gerardus J P J Bolland, Dutch philosopher (Bolland Society)
  • 1861 Floris H Verster, [van Wulverhorst], painter/cartoonist/etcher
  • 1865 Carl Nielsen, Norre-Lyndelse Denmark, composer (Det Uuslukkelige)
  • 1865 Lucien-Denis-Gabriel-Alberic Magnard, French composer
  • 1875 Henry Dale, physiologist (Nobel-1936), born in London, England
  • 1877 Rudolf Borchardt, writer
  • 1879 Dudley Digges, Irish actor
  • 1879 Oscar Back, Austrian-Dutch viola player
  • 1882 Bobby Kerr, Canadian sprinter (d. 1963)
  • 1884 Johannes Clinge Doorenbos, Dutch journalist/conductor
  • 1886 Kusaku Yamada, composer
  • 1888 Adrian Grigor'yevich Shaposhnikov, composer
  • 1888 Hugo Kauder, composer
  • 1890 Leslie Banks, English actor/director (Jamaica Inn, 48 Hours)
  • 1891 Cole Porter, Indiana, composer/lyricist (Anything Goes, Kiss Me Kate)
  • 1893 Samuel N Behrman, US screenwriter (Tale of 2 Cities, Daddy Long Legs)
  • 1893 Irish Meusel, American baseball player (d. 1963)
  • 1896 Aura Abranches, Lisbon Portugal, actress (Lisboa, O Primo Basilio)
  • 1896 Catherine Filene Shouse, philanthropist (Wolf Trap Institute)
  • 1898 Curzio Malaparte, [Kurt E Suckert], Italian author (Kaputt)
  • 1898 Luigi Fagioli, Italian race car driver (d. 1952)
  • 1900 Fred Waring, Tyrone Penn, musician/conductor/inventor (Waring Blender)
  • 1900 Prosper Cocquyt, Belgian brewer/pilot
  • 1901 George Price, cartoonist
  • 1901 Marion Gering, actress (Sarumba, Rumba, Ready for Love, 24 Hours)
  • 1905 Harry "Bull" Alexander, cricketer (Aus quick 1 Test Bodyline series)
  • 1905 Walter Kraft, composer
  • 1906 Tonio Selwart, Germany, actor (Barefoot Contessa, Naked Maja)
  • 1908 J F Williams-Wynne, Lord-Lieutenant (Gwynedd)
  • 1908 Robert Cummings, Joplin Mo, actor (Love that Bob, Dial M For Murder)
  • 1909 Jose Luis Lopez Aranguren, philosopher
  • 1910 Geoffrey Musson, British General
  • 1910 Vbilmos Demian, composer
  • 1911 George Webb, British actor (d. 1998)
  • 1912 Edgar Evans, Welsh tenor (Covent Garden Opera Company), born in Cardiganshire (d. 2007)
  • 1912 Ingolf Dahl, Hamburg Germany, composer (Andante & Arioso)
  • 1913 Alida Margaretha Bosshardt, lt-colonel of Dutch Salvation Army
  • 1913 Patrick Steptoe, scientist (developed in vitro fertilization)
  • 1914 Barbara Mullen, actress (Thunder Rock, Innocent Sinners), born in Boston, Massachusetts
  • 1914 Hermann Haller, composer
  • 1915 Jane Cowan, cello teacher
  • 1915 Les Paul, Waukesha Wi, guitarist/inventor (Les Paul guitar)
  • 1915 Les Paul (Lester William Polsfuss) Waukesha Wisconsin, American musician and inventor
  • 1916 Robert S McNamara, US Sec of Defense (1961-68)/head (World Bank)
  • 1917 Eric J. Hobsbawm, Alexandria, Sultanate of Egypt, Marxist historian (The Age of Revolution; Capital; and Empire), (d. 2012)
  • 1918 Rob de Vries, Dutch WW II resistance fighter/dir/actor (Ciske de Rat)
  • 1919 Izaak Boleslavski, Russian chess player
  • 1920 Isobel June Braybrooke English, novellist
  • 1921 Agnes Keleti, Hungary, gymnist (Olympic-gold-1952, 56)
  • 1921 Arthur Hertzberg, American Jewish scholar (d. 2006)
  • 1921 Forrest Bird, American aviator and inventor (1st respirators and ventilators), (d. 2105)
  • 1922 George Axelrod, playwright (Breakfast at Tiffany, Bus Stop)
  • 1922 Peter Beazley, British politician (C) (European Parliament), born in Chale, Isle of Wight (d. 2004)
  • 1922 John Gillespie Magee, Jr., American poet and aviator (d. 1941)
  • 1922 Fernand Seguin, Canadian biochemist - Radio and TV animator (d. 1988)
  • 1924 Christine Goitschel, France, slalom (Olympic-gold-1964)
  • 1924 Peter Heatly, CEO (Commonwealth Games Federation)
  • 1924 Tony Britton, actor (Day of Jackal, Girl in my Soup), born in Birmingham, England
  • 1925 Roy Hughes, Baron Islwyn, British politician (L), born in Pontllanfraith, Monmouthshire (d. 2003)
  • 1925 [John] Keith Laumer, [Anthony LeBaron], US, sf author (Retief's War)
  • 1926 Mona Freeman, American actress (Black Beauty, Dear Wife, Heiress), born in Baltimore, (d. 2014)
  • 1926 Roy Smalley, shortstop (Cubs, Braves, Phillies, Twins, Yankees)
  • 1927 Franco Donatoni, composer
  • 1927 Norman Sisisky, (Rep-D-VA, 1983- )
  • 1928 Geraint Gruffydd, director (U of Wales Centre for Welsh Studies)
  • 1929 Johnny Ace [John Marshall Alexander, Jr.], rhythm and blues singer (My Song), born in Memphis, Tennessee (d. 1954)
  • 1929 June O'Dell, deputy CEO (Equal Opportunities Commission)
  • 1929 Keith A St H Gardner, Jamaica, 4x400m runner (Olympic-bronze-1960)
  • 1929 Robert E Badham, (Rep-R-CA, 1977- )
  • 1930 Lin[wood] [Vrooman] Carter, US, sci-fi author (Thongor of Lemuria)
  • 1930 Marvin Kalb, educator/newscaster (CBS/NBC, Meet the Press), born in NYC, New York
  • 1930 Barbara, French singer (d. 1997)
  • 1931 Bill Virdon, 2nd baseman (St Louis Cards)/mgr (NY Yankees)
  • 1931 Jackie Mason, Wisc, comedian (World According to Me, Chicken Soup)
  • 1931 Joe Santos, American actor (Rockford Files), born in Brooklyn, New York (d. 2016)
  • 1932 Douglas Smith, CEO (Acas)
  • 1933 Dick Orkin, Williamsport Pa, actor (Tim Conway Show)
  • 1933 Don Young, (Rep-R-AK, 1973- )
  • 1933 Patrick Symons, British vice-admiral
  • 1934 Donald Duck, famous fowl
  • 1934 Helga Haase, German FR, 500m speed skater (Olympic-gold-1960)
  • 1934 Jackie Wilson, singer (Lonely Teardrops, Night), born in Detroit, Michigan
  • 1934 Michael Mates, British politician (C) resigned during Asil Nadir scandal, born in Brentford, Middlesex
  • 1934 Pal Karolyi, composer
  • 1934 Wild Jimmy Spruill, blues guitarist
  • 1935 Diana Van Der Vlis, actress (Lovespell, Girl in Black Stockings)
  • 1936 Mick O'Dwyer, Gaelic footballer and manager
  • 1937 Sven Conrad Stayers, cricketer (WI fast bowler 1962)
  • 1937 Harald Rosenthal, German biologist
  • 1938 Anne Kenny, Mudgee NSW, golfer (1968, 71 Australian Champ)
  • 1938 Charles Wuorinen, composer (Pulitzer 1980), born in NYC, New York
  • 1938 Jeremy Hardie, CEO (W H Smith Group)
  • 1938 Peter Sanders, CEO (Commission for Racial Equality)
  • 1938 Roger Hurn, CEO (Smith's Industries)
  • 1939 David Hobbs (auto racer)
  • 1939 Derek Hunt, CEO (MFI Furniture Group)
  • 1939 Ileana Cotrubaş, Romanian soprano
  • 1939 Charles Webb, author
  • 1940 Dick Vitale, US, sportscaster (ESPN, ABC "Oh Baby!")
  • 1941 Billy Hatton, rocker
  • 1941 Jon Lord, England, keyboardist (Deep Purple-Hush, White Snake), (d. 2012)
  • 1941 Peter Wilson, CEO (Gallaher)
  • 1942 Nicholas Lloyd, editor (Daily Express)
  • 1942 Richard Hutton, cricketer (son of Len, 5 Tests 1971)
  • 1943 Charles Saatchi, English magnate (Saatchi & Saatchi)
  • 1943 Joe Haldeman, US sci-fi author (The Forever War), born in Oklahoma City. Oklahoma
  • 1944 23 puppies (record litter) born to Lena, a foxhound, Ambler Penn
  • 1944 Brigid Bazlen, Wisc, actress (Pam-Too Young to go Steady)
  • 1944 Viscount Craigavon
  • 1945 Faina Myelink, USSR, discus thrower (Olympic-gold-1972)
  • 1945 Luis Ocaña, Spanish cyclist (d. 1994)
  • 1945 Nike Wagner, German woman of the theater
  • 1946 Peter Kilfoyle, British MP
  • 1947 John Gurda, American historian
  • 1948 Jim Bailey, NCAA punter (most punts in season-101, Va Milt Academy)
  • 1948 Nathaniel Rosen, Altadena Ca, cellist (Tchaikovsky-gold-1978)
  • 1948 Gudrun Schyman, Swedish politician
  • 1949 Douglas Henderson, British MP
  • 1951 Benny Neyman, Dutch singer (I Don't Know How)
  • 1951 Dave Parker, baseball player (Pittsburgh Pirates, NL MVP 1978)
  • 1951 James Newton Howard, American film composer
  • 1952 Uzi Hitman, Israeli singer (d. 2004)
  • 1954 Pete Byrne Bath - English rocker (Naked Eyes)
  • 1954 George Pérez, American comic book artist
  • 1954 Gregory Maguire, American fantasy writer
  • 1956 Patricia Cornwell, American author
  • 1957 Elly van Holly, running star (3k indoor world record)
  • 1958 Donald Michael Santini, Mass, murderer (FBI Most Wanted List)
  • 1959 Peter Fowler, Hornsby NSW, Australian golfer
  • 1959 Christian Wulff, German politician, currently prime minister of Lower Saxony.
  • 1960 Nancy Taylor, LPGA golfer (1994 Rochester Intl-54th), born in San Francisco, California
  • 1960 Steve Paikin, Canadian journalist

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1961 Michael J. Fox, Canadian actor (Family Ties, Back to the Future, Teen Wolf), born in Edmonton, Alberta

  • 1961 Aaron Sorkin, American writer
  • 1962 Eddie Lundon, rocker (China Crisis-Christian)

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1963 Johnny Depp, American actor (21 Jump Street, Pirates of the Caribbean), born in Owensboro, Kentucky

  • 1963 Gilad Atzmon, Israeli jazz musician and author
  • 1964 Gloria Reuben, actress (Jeanie Boulet - ER), born in Toronto, Ontario
  • 1964 Wayman Tisdale, NBA center/forward (Phoenix Suns)
  • 1964 Hiroko Yakushimaru, Japanese actress and singer
  • 1965 Jeff Williams, beach volleyballer (Olympics-96), born in Santa Monica, California
  • 1965 Michelle Francis Bird, campaigner
  • 1966 Anthony Martino, CFL punter (Calgary Stampeders)
  • 1967 Robert Reading, 110m hurdler, born in Buffalo, New York
  • 1968 Tom Rouen, NFL punter (Denver Broncos-Super Bowl 32)
  • 1969 Keith Alex, NFL guard (Minnesota Vikings)
  • 1969 Mitch McLee, [Douglas Lee Mitchell], Miles Mi, drummer (Southgang)
  • 1969 Eric Wynalda, American footballer
  • 1970 Harry Van Hofwegen, CFL defensive tackle (BC Lions)
  • 1970 Russ Romaniuk, Winnipeg, NHL left wing (Phila Flyers)
  • 1971 D'Marco Farr, defensive tackle (St Louis Rams)
  • 1971 Joey Gullion, Gallopolis OH, Nike golfer (NIKE SC Classic-18th)
  • 1971 Roderick Lewis, NFL tight end (Houston/Tennessee Oilers)
  • 1971 Romano Sion, soccer player (Dordrecht '90/FC Groningen)
  • 1971 Gilles De Bilde, Belgian footballer
  • 1971 Rick Renstrom, American guitarist
  • 1972 Bryan Strang, cricket pace bowler (brother of Paul Zimbabwe 1995- )
  • 1972 Steven Salter, CFL offensive linebacker (Toronto Argonauts)
  • 1972 Wardell Rouse, NFL linebacker (Tampa Bay Bucs)
  • 1972 Tomoe Hanba, Japanese voice actress
  • 1972 Wesley Reid Scantlin, Kansas City Missouri, American guitarist and singer (Puddle of Mudd)
  • 1973 Chris Villarrial, center/guard (Chicago Bears)
  • 1973 Grant Marshall, Mississauga, NHL right wing (Dallas Stars)
  • 1973 Orlondo Steinauer, CFL cornerback (Hamilton Tiger Cats)
  • 1973 Tedy Bruschi, linebacker (New England Patriots)
  • 1973 Laura Ponte, Spanish model and royal
  • 1973 Frederic Choffat, Swiss film director
  • 1974 Jana Nejedly, Prague Czech, Canadian tennis player (Olympics-96)
  • 1974 Jon Harris, defensive end (Philadelphia Eagles)
  • 1974 Samoth, Norwegian guitarist (Emperor, Zyklon)
  • 1974 Tim Shaw, British radio personality
  • 1974 Randy Winn, American baseball player
  • 1975 Andrew Symonds, cricketer (Birmingham, brilliant Qld & Gloucs batsman)