Famous People Born in June 1907

Famous Birthdays

  • Jun 1 Sir Frank Whittle, English RAF engineer air officer and inventor of the turbojet engine, born in Coventry, England (d. 1996)
  • Jun 2 Dorothy West, US journalist/author (Living is Easy)
  • Jun 3 Antonio Emmanvilovich Spadavecchia, composer
  • Jun 4 Marjan Kozina, composer
  • Jun 4 Rosalind Russell, American actress (Mame, Take a Letter Darling), born in Waterbury, Connecticut (d. 1976)
  • Jun 4 Jacques Roumain, Haitian writer (d. 1944)
  • Jun 4 Patience Strong, English poet and journalist (d. 1990)
  • Jun 5 Rolf Bongs, German writer, born in Dusseldolf (d. 1981)
  • Jun 5 Rudolf Peierls, German-British physicist (atomic bomb), born in Berlin, Germany (d. 1995)
  • Jun 6 Bill Dickey, NY Yankee hall-of-fame catcher (1928-43) and manager, born in Bastrop, Louisiana (d. 1993)
  • Jun 10 Fairfield Porter, American painter (d. 1975)
  • Jun 11 Anton Hildebrand, Dutch children's book writer (Man in the Moon), born in Groningen, Netherlands (d. 1977)
  • Jun 11 Marino Barreto, Cuban pianist and singer, born in Havana, Cuba (d. 1995)
  • Jun 11 Paul Mellon, American philanthropist (Washington National Gallery of Art), born in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania (d. 1999)
  • Jun 12 Giorgio Nataletti, Italian composer, born in Rome, Italy (d. 1972)
  • Jun 14 René Char, French poet/painter

  • Jun 14 Nicolas Bentley, British writer and illustrator (d. 1978)
  • Jun 14 Chico Landi, Brazilian racing driver (d. 1989)
  • Jun 15 James Robertson Justice, British actor (Chitty Chitty Bang Bang, Moby Dick), born in Lewisham, London, England (d. 1975)
  • Jun 16 Jack Albertson, American actor (Chico and the Man, Willy Wonka & the Chocolate Factory), born in Malden, Massachusetts (d. 1981)
  • Jun 16 John Hadfield, author/publisher (Love on a Branch Line)
  • Jun 17 Maurice Cloche, French film director and screenwriter (d. 1990)
  • Jun 17 Charles Eames, American designer and architect (d. 1978)
  • Jun 18 Benny Payne, pianist (Billy Daniels Show), born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
  • Jun 18 Froelich Rainey, Wisc, quiz moderator (What in the World)
  • Jun 19 Clarence Wiseman, 10th General of The Salvation Army (d. 1985)
  • Jun 19 George de Mestral, Swiss engineer (invented Velcro), born in Colombier, Switzerland (d. 1990)
  • Jun 20 Jimmy Driftwood, American songwriter and musician (d. 1998)
  • Jun 23 Dercy Gonçalves, Brazilian comedienne (d. 2008)
  • Jun 24 Jose de Lima Siquiera, composer
  • Jun 24 Arseny Tarkovsky, Russian poet (d. 1989)
  • Jun 25 J. Hans D. Jensen, German physicist (atomic nucleus-Nobel 1963), born in Hamburg, Germany (d. 1973)
  • Jun 26 Debs Garms, American baseball player, born in Bangs, Texas (d. 1984)
  • Jun 27 John McIntire, American actor (Naked City, Wagon Train, Virginian), born in Spokane, Washington (d. 1991)
  • Jun 27 Valerie Cossart, British actress (Hartmans), born in London, England (d. 1994)
  • Jun 28 Paul-Emile Victor, French pole explorer (La civilisation du phoque), born in Geneva, Switzerland (d. 1995)
  • Jun 29 Paul O'Dwyer, Irish-American politician and President of City Council (D-NYC), born in Bohola, County Mayo, Ireland (d. 1998)
  • Jun 30 Roman Shukhevych, Ukrainian politician (d. 1950)