Birthdays in History in June 1892

  • Jun 1 Amanullah, emir/king of Afghanistan (1919-28)
  • Jun 5 Alexander Loudon, diplomat (Washington)
  • Jun 6 Donald F. Duncan Sr., American entrepreneur (d. 1971)
  • Jun 11 Edward Shanks, British poet and critic, born in London, England (d. 1953)
  • Jun 12 Djuna Barnes, American author (d. 1982)
  • Jun 20 Sergei Tretyakov, Russian constructivist writer, playwright and special correspondent for Pravda, born in KuldÄ«ga, Latvia (d. 1937)

Person of interestReinhold Niebuhr

Jun 21 Reinhold Niebuhr, American theologian (Nature & Destiny of Man), born in Wright City, Missouri (d. 1971)

Theologian, Ethicist, Magazine Editor Reinhold Niebuhr
Theologian, Ethicist, Magazine Editor
Reinhold Niebuhr
  • Jun 22 Robert Ritter von Greim, German field marshal (d. 1945)
  • Jun 22 N. Howell Furman, American Chemist whose work on separating uranium contributed to the development of the atomic bomb
  • Jun 26 Pearl Sydenstricker Buck, China, author (Good Earth-Nobel 1938)
  • Jun 27 Paul Colin, French poster designer (d. 1985)
  • Jun 28 Edward H Carr, England, historian (History of Soviet Russia)
  • Jun 30 Oswald Pohl, German Nazi leader (d. 1951)