Birthdays in History in June 1889

  • Jun 8 Joseph L Hromadka, Czech theologist (Lenin prize 1957)
  • Jun 14 Victor van Straelen, Flemish biologist/palaeontologist
  • Jun 18 Paul Joostens, Flemish painter
  • Jun 19 Enrico Celio, president (Switzerland)
  • Jun 20 John S. Paraskevopoulos, Greek-South African astronomer (d. 1951)
  • Jun 23 Anna Akhmatova, Bolshoy Fontan near Odessa. Russian poet (d. 1966)
  • Jun 25 Margriet M C Baers, Flemish philosopher
  • Jun 27 Alfred Courtens, Belgian sculptor