Sunday, 20 June 2010

June 20 - Summary

June 20th Summary:

June 20 - Deaths

June 20th Details:
June 20th Deaths:
451 – Theodorid - King of the Visigoths
840 – Louis the Pious - Emperor of the Holy Roman Empire (b. 778)
885 – Bernard Plantapilosa - Count of Auvergne (b. 841)
1176 – Mikhail of Vladimir - Russian prince
1597 – Willem Barentsz - Dutch navigator (b. 1550)
1605 – Feodor II of Russia - tsar of Russia (b. 1589)
1668 – Heinrich Roth - German Sanskrit scholar (b. 1620)
1776 – Benjamin Huntsman - English inventor & manufacturer (b. 1704)
1787 – Carl Friedrich Abel - German composer (b. 1723)
1800 – Abraham Gotthelf Kästner - German mathematician (b. 1719)
1810 – Count Axel von Fersen the Younger - Swedish statesman (b. 1755)
1820 – Manuel Belgrano - Argentine lawyer & politician (b. 1770)
1840 – Pierre Claude François Daunou - French statesman & historian (b. 1761)
1837 – William IV of the United Kingdom (b. 1765)
1869 – Toshizou Hijikata - Shinsengumi vice-commander (b. 1835)
1870 – Jules de Goncourt - French writer (b. 1830)
1872 – Elie Frédéric Forey - French general (b. 1804)
1888 – Johannes Zukertort - German-Polish-Jewish chess master (b. 1842)
1906 – John Clayton Adams - British landscape artist (b. 1840)
1925 – Josef Breuer - Austrian psychologist (b. 1842)
1929 – Emmanuel Benakis - Greek merchant & politician (b. 1843)
1945 – Bruno Frank - German author (b. 1878)
1945 – Luís Fernando de Orleans y Borbón - Spanish prince (b. 1888)
1947 – Bugsy Siegel - American crime figure (b. 1906)
1952 – Luigi Fagioli - Italian race car driver (b. 1898)
1958 – Kurt Alder - German chemist - Nobel laureate (b. 1902)
1963 – Raphaël Salem - Greek mathematician (b. 1898)
1965 – Bernard Baruch - American presidential advisor & financier (b. 1870)
1972 – Howard Johnson - American businessman, originator of restaurant chain (b. 1897)
1974 – Horace Lindrum - Australian snooker & billiards player (b. 1912)
1976 – Lou Klein - American baseball player (b. 1918)
1978 – Mark Robson - Canadian film director & producer (b. 1913)
1984 – Estelle Winwood - English actress (b. 1883)
1995 – Emil Cioran - Romanian-born French philosopher (b. 1911)
1996 – Jim Ellison - Singer/Guitarist for the band Material Issue (b. 1964)
1997 – Lawrence Payton - American singer (The Four Tops) (b. 1938)
1998 – Conrad Schumann - East German border guard (b. 1942)
1999 – Clifton Fadiman - American author (b. 1902)
2002 – Erwin Chargaff - Austrian biochemist (b. 1905)
2002 – Tinus Osendarp - Dutch runner (b. 1916)
2003 – Bob Stump - American politician (b. 1927)
2005 – Jack Kilby - American electrical engineer, Nobel laureate (b. 1923)
2005 – Larry Collins - American writer (b. 1929)
2006 – Billy Johnson - American baseball player (b. 1918)
2007 – Trevor Henry - New Zealand Justice (b. 1902)

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June 20 - Births

June 20th Details:
June 20th Births:
236 BC – Scipio Africanus - Roman statesman & general of the Second Punic War (d. 183 BC)
1005 – Ali az-Zahir - caliph (d. 1036)
1389 – John - Duke of Bedford - regent of England (d. 1435)
1469 – Gian Galeazzo Sforza - duke of Milan (d. 1494)
1485 – Astorre III Manfredi - lord of Faenza (d. 1502)
1566 – King Sigismund III Vasa of Poland (d. 1632)
1583 – Jacob De la Gardie - Swedish soldier & statesman (d. 1652)
1634 – Charles Emmanuel II of Savoy (d. 1675)
1642 (O.S.) – George Hickes - English minister & scholar (d. 1715)
1647 – John George III - Elector of Saxony (d. 1691)
1699 – William Gustav of Anhalt-Dessau (d. 1737)
1717 – Jacques Saly - French sculptor (d. 1776)
1723 – Adam Ferguson - Scottish philosopher & historian (d. 1816)
1723 – Theophilus Lindsey - English theologian (d. 1808)
1733 – Betty Washington - sister of George Washington (d. 1797)
1737 – Tokugawa Ieharu - Japanese Shogun (d. 1786)
1754 – Landgravine Amalie of Hesse-Darmstadt (d. 1832)
1756 – Joseph Martin Kraus - Swedish composer (d. 1792)
1761 – Jacob Hübner - German entomologist (d. 1826)
1763 – Wolfe Tone - Irish patriot (d. 1798)
1770 – Moses Waddel - American educator/minister & bestselling author (d. 1840)
1771 – Thomas Douglas - 5th Earl of Selkirk, Scottish philanthropist (d. 1820)
1771 – Hermann von Boyen - German army officer (d. 1848)
1778 – Jean Baptiste Gay - vicomte de Martignac, French politician (d. 1832)
1786 – Marceline Desbordes-Valmore - French poet (d. 1859)
1796 – Luigi Amat di San Filippo e Sorso - Italian cardinal (d. 1878)
1808 – Samson Raphael Hirsch - German rabbi (d. 1888)
1813 – Joseph Autran - French poet (d. 1877)
1819 – Jacques Offenbach - German-born French composer (d. 1880)
1855 – Sir Richard Lodge - English historian (d. 1936)
1858 – Charles W. Chesnutt - American writer (d. 1932)
1860 – Jack Worrall - Australian cricketer, footballer, & coach (d. 1937)
1861 – Frederick Gowland Hopkins - English biochemist, recipient of the Nobel Prize for Physiology or Medicine (d. 1947)
1862 – Marco Praga - Italian playwright (d. 1929)
1870 – Georges Dufrénoy - French post-impressionnist painter (d. 1943)
1872 – George Carpenter - the 5th General of The Salvation Army (d. 1948)
1875 – Reginald Punnett - British geneticist (d. 1967)
1885 – Andrzej Gawroński - Polish scholar (d. 1927)
1887 – Kurt Schwitters - German painter & writer (d. 1948)
1889 – John S. Paraskevopoulos - Greek-South African astronomer (d. 1951)
1891 – John A. Costello - second Taoiseach of the Republic of Ireland (d. 1976)
1891 – Giannina Arangi-Lombardi - Italian soprano (d. 1951)
1893 – Wilhelm Zaisser - German politician (d. 1958)
1894 – Lloyd Hall - American chemist (d. 1971)
1896 – Wilfrid Pelletier - Canadian conductor (d. 1982)
1897 – Elisabeth Hauptmann - German writer (d. 1973)
1899 – Jean Moulin - French Resistance leader (d. 1943)
1905 – Lillian Hellman - American playwright (d. 1984)
1907 – Jimmy Driftwood - American songwriter & musician (d. 1998)
1908 – Billy Werber - American baseball player (d. 2009)
1909 – Errol Flynn - Australian actor (d. 1959)
1911 – Gail Patrick - American actress (d. 1980)
1912 – Anthony Buckeridge - English author (d. 2004)
1915 – Dick Reynolds - Australian rules footballer & coach (d. 2002)
1915 – Terence Young - British film director (d. 1994)
1916 – Jean-Jacques Bertrand - premier of Quebec (d. 1973)
1916 – Johnny Morris - British children's presenter (d. 1999)
1917 – Igor Śmiałowski - Polish actor (d. 2006)
1918 – George Lynch - American auto racer (d. 1997)
1918 – Zoltán Sztáray - Hungarian writer
1920 – Hans Gerschwiler - Swiss figure skater
1921 – Byron Farwell - American military historian (d. 1999)
1923 – Bjørn Watt-Boolsen - Danish actor (d. 1998)
1924 – Chet Atkins - American guitar player & producer (d. 2001)
1924 – Audie Murphy - American Medal of Honor recipient & actor (d. 1971)
1924 – Fritz Koenig - German sculptor
1928 – Eric Dolphy - American jazz musician (d. 1964)
1928 – Jean-Marie Le Pen - French politician
1930 – Paul Pender - American boxer
1930 – Magdalena Abakanowicz - Polish artist
1931 – Olympia Dukakis - American actress
1931 – Martin Landau - American actor
1931 – James Tolkan - American actor
1932 – Robert Rozhdestvensky - Russian poet (d. 1994)
1933 – Danny Aiello - American actor
1934 – Wendy Craig - English actress
1934 – Rossana Podestà - Italian actress
1934 – Yuri Vizbor - Russian poet (d. 1984)
1935 – Len Dawson - American football player
1935 – Neal Knox - American gun rights activist (d. 2005)
1936 – Billy Guy - American singer (The Coasters) (d. 2002)
1937 – Jerry Keller - American pop singer & songwriter
1938 – Mickie Most - British record producer (d. 2003)
1939 – Ramakant Desai - Indian cricketer (d. 1998)
1940 – Eugen Drewermann - German theologian
1940 – John Mahoney - English actor
1941 – Ulf Merbold - German physicist & astronaut
1941 – Stephen Frears - English film director
1942 – Brian Wilson - American musician (The Beach Boys)
1944 – Cheryl Holdridge - American actress
1944 – David Roper - English actor
1945 – Anne Murray - Canadian singer
1946 – Bob Vila - American television host
1946 – Xanana Gusmão - President of East Timor
1946 – Andre Watts - American pianist
1946 – Lars Vilks - Swedish artist
1947 – Dolores Brooks - American singer (the Crystals)
1947 – Candy Clark - American actress
1947 – Josef Clemens - German bishop & Secretary of the Pontifical Council for the Laity
1947 – Ivo Milazzo - Italian comic book artist
1948 – Ludwig Scotty - President of Nauru
1949 – Lionel Richie - American musician (The Commodores)
1949 – Alan Longmuir - Scottish bass guitarist (Bay City Rollers)
1950 – Nouri Al-Maliki - Prime Minister of Iraq
1951 – Tress MacNeille - American voice actress
1951 – Paul Muldoon - Northern Irish poet
1951 – Bill Simon - American businessman & politician
1952 – John Goodman - American actor
1952 – Vince Gotera - American poet
1952 – Larry Riley - American actor (d. 1992)
1952 – Vikram Seth - Indian poet
1953 – Ulrich Mühe - German actor (d. 2007)
1953 – Raúl Ramírez - Mexican tennis player
1953 – Willy Rampf - German F1 technical director (BMW, Sauber)
1954 – Michael Anthony - American musician (Van Halen)
1954 – Ilan Ramon - Israeli combat pilot & astronaut (d. 2003)
1954 – Allan Lamb - South African born English cricketer
1956 – Peter Reid - English former footballer
1957 – Koko B. Ware - American professional wrestler
1958 – Chuck Wagner - American actor
1958 – Ron Hornaday - American racecar driver
1960 – John Taylor - English musician (Duran Duran)
1963 – Amir Derakh - American musician (Orgy)
1963 – Don West - American professional wrestling announcer
1964 – Pierfrancesco Chili - Italian motorcycle racer
1964 – Silke Möller - German track & field athlete
1967 – Nicole Kidman - American-born Australian actress
1968 – Robert Rodriguez - American film director
1968 – Gary Speed - Welsh footballer
1969 – MaliVai Washington - American tennis player
1969 – Misha Verbitsky - Russian mathematician
1969 – Peter Paige - American actor
1970 – Prince Moulay Rachid of Morocco
1970 – Andrea Nahles - German politician
1970 – Bruce Woodcock - American computer games analyst
1971 – Josh Lucas - American actor
1971 – Jeordie White - American musician (Marilyn Manson)
1971 – Josh Kronfeld - New Zealander rugby union footballer
1972 – Alexis Alexoudis - Greek footballer
1972 – Paul Bako - American baseball player
1973 – Chino Moreno - American musician (Deftones)
1974 – Attila Czene - Hungarian swimmer
1974 – Tuta - Brazilian footballer
1975 – Daniel Zítka - Czech footballer
1976 – Jerome Fontamillas - American musician (Switchfoot)
1976 – Carlos Lee - Panamanian baseball player
1976 – Rob Mackowiak - American baseball player
1976 – Juliano Belletti - Brazilian footballer
1977 – Gordan Giriček - Croatian basketball player
1978 – LaVar Arrington - American football player
1978 – Quinton Jackson - American mixed martial artist
1978 – Frank Lampard - English footballer
1978 – Jan-Paul Saeijs - Dutch footballer
1978 – Bobby Seay - American baseball player
1978 – Mike Birbiglia - Comedian
1979 – Charlotte Hatherley - English guitarist (Ash)
1979 – Charles Howell III - American professional golfer
1979 – Cael Sanderson - American olympic freestyle wrestler
1980 – Carlo Festuccia - Italian rugby union footballer
1980 – Fabian Wegmann - German road racing cyclist
1980 – Tony Lovato - American singer & guitarrist (Mest)
1980 – Franco Semioli - Italian footballer
1981 – Ardian Gashi - Albanian-Norwegian footballer
1981 – Angerfist - Dutch musician
1982 – Aleksei Berezutski - Russian footballer
1982 – Vasili Berezutski - Russian footballer
1982 – George Forsyth - Peruvian footballer
1983 – Darren Sproles - American football player
1983 – Josh Childress - American basketball player
1983 – Cherrie Ying - Hong Kong actress
1985 – Matt Flynn - American football player
1985 – Souleymane Mamam - Togolese footballer
1985 – Darko Miličić - Serbian basketball player
1985 – Halil Savran - German footballer
1987 – Carsten Ball - Australian tennis player
1988 – Shefali Chowdhury - Welsh actress
1989 – Christopher Mintz-Plasse - American actor
1989 – Terrelle Pryor - American football player
1997 – Maria Lark - Russian-born American actress

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