Famous Birthdays on June 14

Birthdays 1 - 200 of 215

  • 1479 Giglio Gregorio Giraldi, Italian poet (d. 1552)
  • 1529 Ferdinand, archduke (Austria)/mayor (Bohemia)
  • 1657 Cornelis Cruys, [Niels Olsen Creutz], Norwegian/Dutch admiral
  • 1691 Jan Francisci, Slovak composer, born in Banská (d. 1758)
  • 1730 Antonio Sacchini, Italian opera composer, born in Florence (d. 1786) [or Jul 23 1734]
  • 1736 Charles-Augustin de Coulomb, physicist (formulated Coulomb's Law)
  • 1760 Candido Jose Ruano, composer
  • 1763 Johannes Simon Mayr, composer
  • 1769 Dominique Della-Maria, composer
  • 1796 Nikolai Brashman, Russian mathematician (d. 1866)
  • 1801 Heber C. Kimball, American religious leader (d. 1868)
  • 1805 Robert Anderson, American Brevet Major General (Union Army), born in Louisville, Kentucky (d. 1871)

Person of interestHarriet Beecher Stowe

1811 Harriet Beecher Stowe, American author (Uncle Tom's Cabin), born in Litchfield, Connecticut (d. 1896)

Abolitionist and Author Harriet Beecher Stowe
Abolitionist and Author
Harriet Beecher Stowe
  • 1812 Fernando Wood, American politician, New York City mayor (1855-58 and 1860-62), born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania (d. 1881)
  • 1819 Henry J. Gardner, 23rd Governor of Massachusetts (d. 1892)
  • 1820 John Bartlett, American editor (compiled Familiar Quotations)

  • 1821 Jozef Lies, Flemish painter
  • 1835 Nikolay Rubinstein, composer
  • 1836 Thomas Wilberforce Egan, American Brevet Major General (Union Army), born in NYC, New York (d. 1887)
  • 1844 Edouard Naville, Swiss egyptologist
  • 1854 Frederik Rung, Danish composer, born in Copenhagen, Denmark (d. 1914)
  • 1855 Robert Marion La Follette, Wisconsin, presidential candidate (Progressive)
  • 1856 Andrey Markov, Russian mathematician (Markov Chain)
  • 1864 Alois Alzheimer, Marktbreit, Bavaria, German psychiatrist/neuropathologist (Alzheimer Disease)
  • 1865 Auguste Jean Maria Charles Serieyx, composer
  • 1868 Karl Landsteiner, Austrian immunologist and pathologist (Nobel 1930), born in Baden bei Wien, Austria-Hungary (d. 1943)
  • 1870 Sophia of Prussia, consort of Constantine I of Greece (d. 1932)
  • 1871 Theo Frenkel, Dutch actor (Footlights, Hague's Comedy), born in Rotterdam, Zuid-Holland, Netherlands (d. 1956)
  • 1871 Jacob Ellehammer, Danish inventor (d. 1946)
  • 1874 Edward Bowes, radio host (Major Bowes Amateur Hour)
  • 1877 Jane Bathori, French mezzo-soprano (d. 1970)
  • 1882 Ion Antonescu, Romanian soldier and authoritarian politician (1940-1944), born in Argeș County, Romania (d. 1946)
  • 1882 Michael Zadora, American pianist and composer, born in New York City (d. 1946)
  • 1883 Lucien Cerfaux, Belgian bible expert
  • 1884 John McCormack, Irish-American tenor (Irish folksongs), born in Athlone, County Westmeath, Ireland (d. 1945)
  • 1889 Victor van Straelen, Flemish biologist/palaeontologist
  • 1890 May Allison, American actress (A Fool There Was, Almost Married), born in Rising Fawn, Georgia (d. 1989)
  • 1893 Siggie Nordstrom, Swedish singer (The Nordstrom Sisters) (d. 1980)
  • 1894 Marie-Adélaïde, Grand Duchess of Luxembourg (d. 1924)
  • 1895 Cliff Edwards, "Ukulele Ike", Hannibal Missouri, singer (54th Street Revue, When You Wish Upon a Star)
  • 1895 Louis Finkelstein, US historian/theologist (Pharizees)

  • 1895 Jack Adams, Canadian NHL center, coach and general manager (Hockey Hall of Fame), born Fort William, Ontario (d. 1968)
  • 1900 June Walker, American stage actress (War Nurse, Unforgiven), born in Chicago, Illinois (d. 1966)
  • 1902 Carl Esmond, Austrian actor (Ministry of Fear, Smash-Up), born in Vienna, Austria-Hungary (d. 2004)
  • 1903 Arthur William Raynes McDonald, radar Pioneer/pilot
  • 1903 Alonzo Church, American Mathematician whose work provided foundation for computer science, born in Washington D.C. (d. 1995)
  • 1904 Benno Ammann, Swiss composer, born in Gersau, Sweden (d. 1986)
  • 1904 Gilbert "Gil" Lamb, American actor (Hit Parade of 1947, Riding High), born in Minneapolis, Minnesota (d. 1995)
  • 1904 Margaret Bourke-White, American photographer, 1st female LIFE staff photographer, born in NYC, New York (d. 1971)
  • 1907 René Char, French poet/painter
  • 1907 Nicolas Bentley, British writer and illustrator (d. 1978)
  • 1907 Chico Landi, Brazilian racing driver (d. 1989)
  • 1908 John Scott Trotter, orchestra leader (George Gobel Show), born in Charlotte, North Carolina
  • 1909 Burl Ives, American folk singer and actor (Cat on a Hot Tin Roof), born in Hunt City, Illinois (d. 1995)
  • 1910 Rudolf Kempe, Niederpoyritz Germany, conductor (Tonhalle Orch 1965-72)
  • 1912 E Cuyler Hammond, American epidemiologist (first to link smoking with lung cancer), born in Baltimore, Maryland (d. 1986)
  • 1914 Pauline Moore [Joless Love], American actress (Colorado, Young Mr. Lincoln), born in Harrisburg, Pennsylvania (d. 2001)
  • 1914 Winifred Milius Lubell, New York, American illustrator and writer (The Outer Lands) (d. 2012)
  • 1916 Geoffrey Goodwin, British professor of international relations
  • 1916 Karl-Rudi Griesbach, composer
  • 1916 Dorothy McGuire, American actress (Gentlemen's Agreement, Old Yeller, Summer Magic), born in Omaha, Nebraska (d. 2001)
  • 1917 Atle Selberg, Norwegian mathematician
  • 1918 Carter Harman, American composer, born in Brooklyn, New York (d. 2007)
  • 1918 Leroy T Walker, US Olympic consultant (1960, 68, 72), born in Atlanta, Georgia
  • 1919 Sam Wanamaker, American-English actor (Holocaust, Competition, Raw Deal), born in Chicago, Illinois (d. 1993)
  • 1919 Gene Barry [Eugene Klass], American actor (The Atomic City, Bat Masterson), born in NYC, New York (d. 2009)
  • 1920 Helmer-Rayner Sinisalo, Karelian composer, born in Zlatoust, Ural (d. 1989)
  • 1922 Arthur Jacobs, English musicologist (Penguin Dictionary of Music), born in Manchester (d. 1996)
  • 1922 Kevin Roche, Irish architect
  • 1923 Donald Smith, cricketer (uneventful England opening batsman 1957)
  • 1923 Jack Hayward, British financier (Wolverhampton Wanderers Football Club)
  • 1923 Theodore Bloomfield, American conductor, born in Cleveland, Ohio (d. 1998)
  • 1924 Vladimir Solouchin, Russian writer, born in Alepino (d. 1997)
  • 1925 Barbara Hammer Avedon, scriptwriter
  • 1925 David Bache, British car designer (Rover), born in Mannheim, Germany (d. 1994)
  • 1925 Pierre Salinger, newsman (ABC)/press secretary (John F. Kennedy)
  • 1926 Hermann Kant, German writer, born in Hamburg
  • 1926 Don Newcombe, baseball player

Person of interestChe Guevara

1928 Ernesto "Che" Guevara, Argentine Marxist revolutionary (Cuban Revolution), author and physician, born in Rosario, Argentina (d. 1967)

Argentine Revolutionary Che Guevara
Argentine Revolutionary
Che Guevara
  • 1929 Alan Davidson, cricketer (mighty Australian lefty quick all-rounder)
  • 1929 Cy Coleman, [Seymour Kaufman], American songwriter (Witchcraft, Sweet Charity), (d. 2004)
  • 1931 Marla Gibbs [Margaret Theresa Bradley], American comedian and actress (Florence-Jeffersons, Mary-227), born in Chicago, Illinois
  • 1932 Coleridge-Taylor Perkinson, composer
  • 1932 Joe Arpaio, American former sheriff of Maricopa County (1993-2016), born in Springfield, Massachusetts
  • 1933 Jerzy Kosinski, novelist (Painted Bird, Being There)
  • 1933 Vladislav Rastorotsky, Soviet gymnastics coach
  • 1935 Jan Nijland, Dutch politician (CDA)
  • 1936 Renaldo "Obie" Benson, singer (The Four Tops) (d. 2005)
  • 1936 Irmelin Sandman Lilius, Finnish actor
  • 1937 Jørgen Leth, Danish film director
  • 1938 Gustavo Ávila, Venezuelan jockey (Kentucky Derby/Preakness 1971), born in Caracas, Venezuela
  • 1939 Steny H Hoyer, (Rep-D-MD, 1981- )
  • 1939 John F. MacArthur, American evangelist
  • 1940 Ben Davidson, actor (Rhino-Ball Four, Code R), born in Los Angeles, California (d. 2012)
  • 1940 Bill Baker, (Rep-R-California)
  • 1940 Jack Bannon, actor (Art in Lou Grant, Trauma Center), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1940 Dary John Mizelle, American composer, born in Stillwater, Oklahoma
  • 1941 John Edgar Widerman, US writer
  • 1943 F James Sensenbrenner, (Rep-R-Wisconsin)
  • 1943 W J [Billy] Tauzin, (Rep-D-LA, 1980- )
  • 1943 Harold Wheeler, American composer
  • 1943 John Miles, British racing driver
  • 1943 Dewey Lindon "Spooner" Oldham, American songwriter and session musician, born in Center Star, Alabama
  • 1944 Laurie Colwin, American author (d. 1992)
  • 1944 Joe Grifasi, American actor
  • 1945 Rod Argent, St Albans United Kingdom, rock musician (The Zombies, Argent)

Person of interestDonald Trump

1946 Donald Trump, 45th US President, real estate tycoon (Trump Towers) and TV personality (The Apprentice), born in NYC, New York

45th US President, Businessman and TV Personality Donald Trump
45th US President, Businessman and TV Personality
Donald Trump
  • 1946 Ralph McAllister Ingersol II, American newspaper publisher, born in NYC, New York
  • 1947 Barry Melton, American guitarist (Country Joe and the Fish)
  • 1948 Stephen John Hunter, American guitarist, born in Decatur, Illinois
  • 1949 Alan White, English rock drummer (Yes, Ramshackled)

  • 1949 Bob Frankston, programmer (VisiCalc)
  • 1949 Rochelle Firestone, actress (Hellhole), born in Kansas City, Missouri
  • 1949 Jimmy Lea, British musician (Slade)
  • 1949 Harry Turtledove, American author
  • 1949 Papa Wemba, Congolese singer, born Kasai region, Belgian Congo (d. 2016)
  • 1950 Jeremy Sinden, actor (Chariots of Fire, Ascendancy, Harem)
  • 1950 Rowan Williams, 104th Archbishop of Canterbury
  • 1950 Bart van Lier, Dutch trombonist, born in Haarlem
  • 1951 Paul Boateng, British politician
  • 1952 Eddie Mekka, actor (Carmine-Laverne & Shirley), born in Worcester, Massachusetts
  • 1952 Pat Summitt, American basketball coach (University of Tennessee), born in Clarksville, Tennessee (d. 2016)
  • 1952 Leon Wieseltier, American writer (Kaddish), born in Brooklyn, New York City
  • 1953 David Thomas, US singer/songwriter (Pere Ubu)
  • 1953 Janet Mackey, New Zealand politician
  • 1954 Will Patton, actor (No Way Out, Ballzaire the Cajun), born in Charleston, South Carolina
  • 1955 Kim Lankford, American actress (Gingers-Knots Landing), born in Montebello, California
  • 1955 Larry Burrows, fictional character (Mr Destiny)
  • 1955 Vince Evans, NFL quarterback (Oakland Raiders)
  • 1955 Michael D. Duvall, California State Assemblyman
  • 1956 Frederick Funk, Takoma Park MD, PGA golfer (1992 Shell Houston Open)
  • 1956 Sam Irvin, American director and producer
  • 1956 King Diamond [Kim Petersen], Danish heavy metal musician (Merciful Fate, King Diamond), born in Copenhagen, Denmark
  • 1958 Brian David Willis, rock drummer (Quarterflash)
  • 1958 Carina Persson, playmate (August, 1983), born in Stockholm, Sweden
  • 1958 Eric Heiden, US speed skater (5 Olympic gold medals 1980), born in Madison, Wisconsin
  • 1960 Tonie Campbell, 100m hurdler (Olympic bronze 1988), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1961 Boy George [O'Dowd], British singer-songwriter (Culture Club), born in Bexley, Kent, England
  • 1961 Grace Jackson, St Ann Jamaica, 200m runner (Olympic silver 1988)
  • 1961 Sam Perkins, NBA forward/center (Seattle Supersonics)
  • 1962 Scott Radecic, NFL linebacker (Indianapolis Colts)
  • 1963 Chris DeGarmo, guitarist (Queensryche-Breaking the Silence)
  • 1963 James Patrick, Winnipeg, NHL defenseman (Calgary Flames)
  • 1963 Laurel Kean, LPGA golfer (1994 JAL Big Apple-17th), born in Portland, Maine
  • 1964 Jamie Dukes, NFL center (Arizona Cardinals)
  • 1964 Randall Thompson, Halifax Nova Scotia, boxer (Olympics 1996)
  • 1964 Peter Gilliver, English lexicographer
  • 1965 Trina Shoemaker, American mixer, record producer, and sound engineer (Queens of the Stone Age, Sheryl Crow), born in Joliet, Illinois
  • 1966 Ricky Siglar, NFL tackle (KC Chiefs, New Orleans Saints)
  • 1966 Rod Stephens, NFL linebacker (Washington Redskins)
  • 1966 Traylor Howard, actress (Joy Byrnes-Boston Common), born in Orlando, Florida

  • 1967 Ante Mise, Yugoslav soccer player (Hajduk Split/Vitesse)
  • 1967 Dedrick Dodge, NFL safety (SF 49ers, Denver Broncos-Super Bowl 32)
  • 1967 Wendy Lian Williams, US diver (Olympic bronze 1988, 92), born in St Louis, Missouri
  • 1967 Kelly Nash, American radio personality
  • 1968 Brian Wiggins, NFL wide receiver (Carolina Panthers)
  • 1968 Eric Murdock, NBA guard (Vancouver Grizzlies, Miami Heat)
  • 1968 Tony Smith, NBA guard (Miami Heat)
  • 1968 Yasmine Bleeth, American actress (Ryan's Hope, 1 Life to Live, Baywatch), born in NYC, New York
  • 1968 Faizon Love, American actor
  • 1969 Eric Desjardins, Rauyn Quebec, NHL defenseman (Philadelphia Flyers, Canada)
  • 1969 Eugene Chung, NFL guard (Jacksonville Jaguars, Indianapolis Colts)

Person of interestSteffi Graf

1969 Steffi Graf, German tennis player (Golden Slam 1988, 22 Grand Slam singles titles), born in Mannheim, Germany

Tennis Player Steffi Graf
Tennis Player
Steffi Graf
  • 1969 Kyle Hebert, American voice actor
  • 1969 MC Ren, American rapper
  • 1969 Michael Gerber, American parody author
  • 1970 Simone Eden [Howe], American playmate (Feb, 1989), born in Arcadia, California
  • 1970 Todd Manning, fictional character portrayed by Roger Howarth and Trevor St. John from US daytime drama "One Life to Live", is born
  • 1970 Willie Beamon, American former-NFL cornerback (New York Giants), born in Belle Glade, Florida
  • 1971 Bruce Bowen, NBA guard (Boston Celtics)
  • 1971 Fred Baxter, NFL tight end (NY Jets)
  • 1971 Ramon Vega, former Swiss footballer
  • 1972 Jeff Kysar, NFL tackle (Oakland Raiders)
  • 1972 Rick Brunson, NBA guard (Portland Trailblazers)
  • 1972 Matthias Ettrich, German computer scientist (KDE)
  • 1972 Shaun Keaveny, British radio DJ
  • 1973 Daniel Marsh, cricketer (son of Rod South Aust slow lefty since 1993)
  • 1973 Michael Cade, American actor (Sylvester Winkle-California Dreams), born in New Jersey
  • 1973 Sam Shade, NFL strong safety (Cin Bengals)
  • 1973 Sami Kapanen, Vantaa Fin, NHL left wing (Whalers, Carolina, Olympic bronze 1998)
  • 1973 Stepfret Williams, wide receiver (Dallas Cowboys)
  • 1973 Ceca Raznatovic, Serbian singer
  • 1974 Rod Payne, corner (Cincinnati Bengals)
  • 1974 Jang Jin-young, South Korean actress
  • 1974 Phillip Rhys, British actor
  • 1975 A J Mleczko, ice hockey forward (USA, Olympics 1998)
  • 1975 Ryuji Miki, Japanese racing driver
  • 1975 Chris Onstad, American cartoonist
  • 1975 Bob Nanna, American musician (Braid, Hey Mercedes, The City on Film)
  • 1976 Alan Carr, British Stand-up comedian, Television presenter
  • 1976 Massimo Oddo, Italian football player
  • 1977 Massimiliano Neri, Italian Supermodel
  • 1977 Chris McAlister, American football player
  • 1978 Diablo Cody, American screenwriter
  • 1978 Steve Bégin, French-Canadian hockey player
  • 1978 Annia Hatch, Cuban-American gymnast
  • 1978 The-Dream [Terius Nash], American R&B singer, born in Rockingham, North Carolina
  • 1981 Lonneke Engel, Dutch model
  • 1981 Chauncey Leopardi, American actor
  • 1982 Jamie Green, British racing driver