Friday, 18 June 2010

June 18 - Summary

June 18th Summary:

June 18 - Deaths

June 18th Details:
June 18th Deaths:
1234 – Emperor Chukyo of Japan (b. 1218)
1291 – King Alfonso III of Aragon (b. 1265)
1464 – Rogier van der Weyden - Flemish painter (b. 1399 or 1400)
1588 – Robert Crowley - English printer & poet (b. c. 1517)
1629 – Piet Hein - Dutch naval commander (b. 1577)
1650 – Christoph Scheiner - German astronomer (b. 1573 or 1575)
1673 – Jeanne Mance - French settler of New France, founder of Montreal & of Hôtel-Dieu de Montréal, the first hospital in North America (b. 1606)
1680 – Samuel Butler - English poet (b. 1612)
1704 – Tom Brown - English satirist (b. 1662)
1726 – Michel Richard Delalande - French organist & composer (b. 1657)
1742 – John Aislabie - English politician (b. 1670)
1749 – Ambrose Philips - English poet (b. 1674)
1772 – Johann Ulrich von Cramer - German jurist & philosopher (b. 1706)
1772 – Gerard van Swieten - Dutch-born Austrian physician (b. 1700)
1788 – Adam Gib - Scottish religious figure (b. 1714)
1794 – François Nicolas Leonard Buzot - French revolutionary figure (b. 1760)
1794 – James Murray - British military officer & administrator (b. 1721)
1815 – Thomas Picton - British general (b. 1758)
1815 – Guillaume Philibert Duhesme - French general (b. 1766)
1833 – Robert Hett Chapman - American religious figure & educator (b. 1771)
1835 – William Cobbett - English journalist & author (b. 1763)
1858 – Rani Lakshmibai - Indian Freedom Fighter (b. 1835)
1866 – Prince Sigismund of Prussia (b. 1864)
1889 – Jacques Damala - Greek military officer & actor (b. 1855)
1902 – Samuel Butler - English writer (b. 1835)
1915 – Eufemio Zapata - brother of Mexican revolutionary leader Emiliano Zapata (b. 1873)
1916 – Max Immelmann - German flying ace (b. 1890)
1917 – Titu Maiorescu - Prime Minister of Romania (b. 1840)
1922 – Jacobus Kapteyn - Dutch astronomer (b. 1851)
1928 – Roald Amundsen - Norwegian explorer (b. 1872)
1936 – Maxim Gorky - Russian author (b. 1868)
1937 – Gaston Doumergue - French statesman (b. 1863)
1943 – Elias Degiannis - Greek navy officer & resistance fighter (b. 1912)
1947 – Shigematsu Sakaibara - Japanese admiral (b. 1898)
1959 – Ethel Barrymore - American actress (b. 1879)
1963 – Pedro Armendáriz - Mexican actor (b. 1912)
1967 – Beat Fehr - Swiss racing driver (b. 1942)
1967 – Giacomo "Geki" Russo - Italian racing driver (b. 1937)
1971 – Thomas Gomez - American actor (b. 1905)
1971 – Paul Karrer - Swiss chemist - Nobel laureate (b. 1889)
1973 – Roger Delgado - British actor (b. 1918)
1974 – Georgy Zhukov - Marshal of the Soviet Union (b. 1896)
1974 – Júlio César de Mello e Souza - Brazilian writer (b. 1896)
1975 – Hugo Bergmann - Czech-born German & Israeli Jewish philosopher (b. 1883)
1978 – Walter C. Alvarez - American physician (b. 1884)
1980 – André Leducq - French cyclist (b. 1904)
1980 – Terence Fisher - English film director (b. 1904)
1982 – John Cheever - American author (b. 1912)
1982 – Curd Jürgens - German actor (b. 1915)
1984 – Alan Berg - American radio talk show host (b. 1934)
1985 – Paul Colin - French poster designer (b. 1892)
1986 – Frances Scott Fitzgerald - American writer (b. 1921)
1989 – I. F. Stone - American journalist (b. 1907)
1992 – Mordecai Ardon - Israeli painter (b. 1896)
1992 – Peter Allen - Australian singer & songwriter (b. 1944)
1997 – Lev Kopelev - Russian writer & dissident (b. 1912)
2000 – Nancy Marchand - American actress (b. 1928)
2002 – Jack Buck - American baseball announcer (b. 1924)
2003 – Larry Doby - American baseball player (b. 1923)
2003 – Ernest Martin - American convicted murderer (b. 1960)
2005 – Syed Mushtaq Ali - Indian cricketer (b. 1914)
2005 – Manuel Sadosky - Argentine mathematician (b. 1914)
2006 – Vincent Sherman - American film director (b. 1906)
2007 – Bernard Manning - British comedian (b. 1930)
2007 – Georges Thurston - Canadian singer (b. 1951)
2008 – Jean Delannoy - French actor & director (b. 1908)
2008 – Tasha Tudor - American illustrator (b. 1915)
2008 – Miyuki Kanbe - Japanese actor (b. 1984)
2010 – José Saramago - Portuguese writer, Nobel Prize laureate (b. 1922)

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June 18 - Births

June 18th Details:
June 18th Births:
1269 – Princess Eleanor of England (d. 1298)
1318 – Princess Eleanor of Woodstock (d. 1355)
1466 – Ottaviano Petrucci - Italian printer (d. 1539)
1511 – Bartolomeo Ammanati - Italian architect & sculptor (d. 1592)
1517 – Emperor Ogimachi of Japan (d. 1593)
1552 – Gabriello Chiabrera - Italian poet (d. 1637)
1667 – Ivan Trubetskoy - Russian field marshal (d. 1750)
1716 – Joseph-Marie Vien - French painter (d. 1809)
1757 – Gervasio Antonio de Posadas - Argentine political leader (d. 1833)
1757 – Ignaz Pleyel - Austrian composer & piano manufacturer (d. 1831)
1812 – Ivan Goncharov - Russian author (d. 1891)
1815 – Ludwig Freiherr von und zu der Tann-Rathsamhausen - German general (d. 1881)
1834 – Auguste-Théodore-Paul de Broglie - French philosopher (d. 1895)
1839 – William Henry Seward, Jr. - Union Brigadier General in the American Civil War (d. 1920)
1845 – Charles Louis Alphonse Laveran - French physician, Nobel laureate (d. 1922)
1850 – Richard Heuberger - Austrian composer, music critic & teacher (d. 1914)
1854 – E.W. Scripps - American journalist & publisher (d. 1926)
1863 – George Essex Evans - Australian poet (d. 1909)
1868 – Miklós Horthy - Hungarian admiral & regent (d. 1957)
1870 – Edouard Le Roy - French philosopher & mathematician (d. 1954)
1877 – James Montgomery Flagg - American illustrator (d. 1960)
1882 – Georgi Dimitrov - Bulgarian Communist leader (d. 1949)
1884 – Édouard Daladier - French politician (d. 1970)
1886 – Alexander Wetmore - American ornithologist (d. 1978)
1886 – George Mallory - English mountaineer (d. 1924)
1891 – Mae Busch - Australian actress (d. 1946)
1895 – Blanche Sweet - American actress (d. 1986)
1895 – Manuela Fernández-Fojaco - Spanish supercentenarian (d. 2009)
1901 – Grand Duchess Anastasia Nicolaievna Romanova of Russia (d. 1918)
1903 – Jeanette MacDonald - American actress & singer (d. 1965)
1903 – Raymond Radiguet - French author (d. 1923)
1904 – Keye Luke - Chinese-born American actor (d. 1991)
1904 – Manuel Rosenthal - French conductor & composer (d. 2003)
1907 – Frithjof Schuon - Swiss metaphysician, poet, & painter (d. 1998)
1908 – Bud Collyer - American game show host (d. 1969)
1908 – Nedra Volz - American actress (d. 2003)
1908 – Stanley Knowles - Canadian politician (d. 1997)
1914 – E.G. Marshall - American actor (d. 1998)
1910 – Ray McKinley - American jazz drummer & bandleader (d. 1995)
1910 – Dick Foran - American actor (d. 1979)
1913 – Sammy Cahn - American lyricist (d. 1993)
1913 – Sylvia Field Porter - American economist & journalist (d. 1991)
1915 – Red Adair - American firefighter (d. 2004)
1916 – Julio César Turbay Ayala - Colombian politician (d. 2005)
1917 – Richard Boone - American actor (d. 1981)
1917 – Jack Karnehm - English snooker commentator (d. 2002)
1917 – Arthur Tremblay - Canadian politician (d. 1996)
1918 – Jerome Karle - American chemist, Nobel laureate
1918 – Franco Modigliani - Italian economist, Nobel laureate (d. 2003)
1920 – Ian Carmichael - English actor (d. 2010)
1922 – Claude Helffer - French pianist (d. 2004)
1924 – George Mikan - American basketball player (d. 2005)
1926 – Tom Wicker - American journalist
1927 – Paul Eddington - English actor (d. 1995)
1927 – Eva Bartok - Hungarian/British actress (d. 1998)
1928 – David T. Lykken - American scientist (d. 2006)
1929 – Jürgen Habermas - German sociologist & philosopher
1931 – Fernando Henrique Cardoso - President of Brazil
1932 – Dudley R. Herschbach - American chemist, Nobel laureate
1932 – Geoffrey Hill - English poet
1934 – Mitsuteru Yokoyama - Japanese manga artist (d. 2004)
1935 – Hugh McColl - American banker
1936 – Denny Hulme - New Zealand race car driver (d. 1992)
1936 – Ronald Venetiaan - President of Suriname
1937 – Wray Carlton - American football player
1937 – Del Harris - American basketball head coach
1937 – John D. Rockefeller IV - U.S. Senator
1937 – Vitali Zholobov - Soviet cosmonaut
1938 – Kevin Murray - Australian rules footballer
1939 – Lou Brock - American baseball player
1939 – Jean-Claude Germain - French Canadian author, journalist & historian
1940 – Michael Sheard - British actor (d. 2005)
1941 – Delia Smith - English cook & television presenter
1942 – Roger Ebert - American film reviewer
1942 – Paul McCartney - British singer, songwriter & musician (The Beatles, Wings)
1942 – Hans Vonk - Dutch conductor (d. 2004)
1942 – Thabo Mbeki - President of South Africa
1942 – Carl Radle - American tour & session bass guitarist (d. 1980)
1942 – Nick Tate - Australian actor
1943 – Raffaella Carrà - Italian TV presenter
1944 – Sandy Posey - American singer
1946 – Russell Ash - British author
1946 – Fabio Capello - Italian football coach
1946 – Bruiser Brody - American professional wrestler (d. 1988)
1948 – Éva Marton - Hungarian operatic soprano
1949 – Chris Van Allsburg - American author & illustrator
1949 – Prince Lincoln Thompson - Jamaican musician (d. 1999)
1949 – Lech Kaczyński - President of Poland (d. 2010)
1949 – Jarosław Kaczyński - Prime Minister of Poland
1950 – Jackie Leven - Scottish singer & songwriter
1950 – Mike Johanns - American politician, junior Senator of Nebraska
1952 – Isabella Rossellini - Italian actress
1952 – Carol Kane - American actress
1952 – Lee Soo Man South Korean SM Entertainment founder & chairman
1953 – Vladislav Terzyul - Ukrainian mountaineer (d. 2004)
1956 – Brian Benben - American actor
1957 – Miguel Ángel Lotina - Spanish football manager
1960 – Ralph Brown - British actor
1960 – Steve Murphy - Canadian local news anchor
1961 – Andrés Galarraga - Venezuelan baseball player
1961 – Alison Moyet - English pop singer
1962 – Mitsuharu Misawa - Japanese professional wrestler (d. 2009)
1962 – Jeff Mills - American techno DJ & producer
1963 – Bruce Smith - American football player
1963 – Dizzy Reed - American keyboardist (Guns N' Roses)
1964 – Uday Hussein - Iraqi leader, son of Saddam Hussein (d. 2003)
1965 – Kim Dickens - American actress & model
1966 – Kurt Browning - Canadian figure skater
1969 – Pål Pot Pamparius - Norwegian guitarist & keyboardist (Turbonegro)
1969 – Vito LoGrasso - American professional wrestler
1969 – Christopher Largen - American author
1970 – Robin Christopher - American actress
1970 – Greg Yaitanes - American television & film director
1971 – Jason McAteer - English-born Irish footballer
1972 – Michal Yannai - Israeli actress & model
1973 – Alexandros Papadimitriou - Greek hammer thrower
1973 – Julie Depardieu - French actress
1973 – Ray Lamontagne - American singer-songwriter
1974 – Vincenzo Montella - Italian footballer
1975 – Martin St. Louis - Canadian ice hockey player
1975 – Aleksandrs Koļinko - Latvian footballer
1975 – Marie Gillain - Belgian actress
1975 – Jemma Griffiths - Welsh singer-songwriter
1975 – Jamel Debbouze - French actor & producer
1976 – Alana de la Garza - American actress
1976 – Witte Wartena - Dutch artist
1976 – Blake Shelton - American country singer
1978 – Wang Liqin - Chinese table tennis player
1979 – Yumiko Kobayashi - Japanese voice actress
1980 – Antonio Gates - American football player
1980 – Tara Platt - American actress
1980 – Ivana Wong - Hong Kong singer & songwriter
1980 – Craig Mottram - Australian middle distance runner
1980 – Antero Niittymäki - Finnish ice hockey goaltender
1981 – Teresa Cormack - New Zealand murder victim (d. 1987)
1981 – Ella Chen - Taiwanese Mandopop singer (S.H.E)
1982 – Nadir Belhadj - French-born Algerian footballer
1982 – Vadim Pruzhanov - English keyboardist (DragonForce)
1983 – Cameron Smith - Australian NRL player
1983 – Billy Slater - Australian NRL player
1984 – Mateus - Angolan footballer
1984 – Janne Happonen - Finnish skijumper
1986 – Richard Gasquet - French tennis player
1988 – Jack Barakat - American singer & guitarist (All Time Low)
1989 – Renee Olstead - American singer & actress
1990 – Sandra Izbaşa - Romanian gymnast
1991 – Willa Holland - American actress
1991 – Rei Okamoto - Japanese model & actress
1997 – Max Records - American actor
2006 – Countess Zaria of Orange-Nassau - Jonkvrouwe van Amsberg, Dutch royalty

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