On This Day

Birthdays in History in June 1950

  • Jun 1 Annemarie Jorritsma-Lebbink, Dutch minister of Traffic (VVD)
  • Jun 1 Gennadi Mikhailovich Manakov, colonel/cosmonaut (Soyuz TM-10, TM-16)
  • Jun 3 Christos Verelis, Greek politician
  • Jun 5 Abraham Sarmiento, Jr., Filipino journalist & political activist, born in Sta. Mesa, Manila, Philippines
  • Jun 14 Rowan Williams, 104th Archbishop of Canterbury, born in Swansea, Glamorgan, Wales
  • Jun 15 Lakshmi Mittal, Indian industrialist (ArcelorMittal), born in Sudulpur, India
  • Jun 21 Anne Carson, Canadian poet (Autobiography of Red), born in Toronto, Ontario
  • Jun 23 Douglas C. Lord, Canadian businessman
  • Jun 24 Léon Frissen, Dutch Queen's Commissioner of the province of Limburg (CDA)
  • Jun 24 Mercedes R Lackey, American sci-fi author (Arrow's Fall, Magic's Pawn)
  • Jun 25 Leonid Georiyevich Ivanov, Russian cosmonaut (Soyuz 33), born in Safonovo, Russia (d. 1980)
  • Jun 28 Mauricio Rojas, Chilean-Swedish politician and political economist, born in Santiago, Chile
  • Jun 30 Donna Jean Willmott, FALN member (FBI most wanted), born in Akron, Ohio
  • Jun 30 Omprakash Valmiki, Indian Dalit writer and poet (Joothan), born in Muzaffarnagar, India (d. 2013)

About June 1950

How Old? 70 or 71 years old
Generation: Baby Boomer
Leap Year: No

Chinese Zodiac: Tiger
Star Signs: Gemini (May 21 - Jun 20), Cancer (Jun 21 - Jul 22)