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Mega Today in Birthdays and Deaths by Age for June 8

Last Updated 06-29-2021

🎭Michael Codron -- is 91 in the year 2021 and 92 in the year 2022; b.6/8/1930
Movie Producer, Stage Producer, English

🎭🎵Millicent Martin -- is 87 in the year 2021 and 88 in the year 2022; b.6/8/1934
Actress, Comedienne, Singer, English
TV Shows: From a Bird's Eye View, Downtown, That Was the Week That Was (a resident singer of topical songs on the weekly BBC TV satire show)
Movie Titles: Alfie, Stop the World: I Want to Get Off

🎭🎵James Darren -- is 85 in the year 2021 and 86 in the year 2022; b.6/8/1936
TV/Movie Actor, Director, Pop Singer
Names/Places: b. in Philadelphia; RLN:Ercolani
Misc: 1950-60s teen idol; some say b. Oct 3
TV Shows: The Time Tunnel (as Dr. Tony Newman), Gidget (as Moondoggle), T.J. Hooker (as Off. Jim Corrigan), Melrose Place (as Tony Marlen), Star Trek: Deep Space Nine (as Vic Fontaine)
Movie Titles: The Guns of Navarone

🏆⚾🏈Fisher DeBerry -- is 83 in the year 2021 and 84 in the year 2022; b.6/8/1938
Hall of Famer, College Baseball Coach, College Football Coach, College Football Player
Misc: in the College Football Hall of Fame
Sports Teams: Wofford College (football player 1956-1960, football coach 1969-1970, baseball coach 1970), Appalachaiun State (football coach 1971-1979), Air Force (football coach 1980-2006)

📰William Rukeyser -- is 82 in the year 2021 and 83 in the year 2022; b.6/8/1939
Journalist, Editor
Misc: founding managing editor of Money magazine and managing editor of Fortune

🎭🎵Nancy Sinatra II -- is 81 in the year 2021 and 82 in the year 2022; b.6/8/1940 N.S.
Actress, Pop Singer
Names/Places: b. in Jersey City, NJ; Frank & Nancy I's daughter, Tommy Sands' ex-wife
Song Titles: These Boots are Made for Walkin'

🎵Clarence "Fuzzy" Haskins -- is 80 in the year 2021 and 81 in the year 2022; b.6/8/1941 N.S.
Hall of Famer, Rhythm and Blues Singer
Group Names: The Parliaments, Funkadelic

🎵Vernon Oxford -- is 80 in the year 2021 and 81 in the year 2022; b.6/8/1941
Fiddler, Country Singer/Guitarist

🎵Bob Morrison -- is 79 in the year 2021 and 80 in the year 2022; b.6/8/1942 N.S.
Songwriter, Country Musician
Misc: He wrote Johnny Lee's "Lookin' For Love," Kenny Rogers' "You Decorated My Life," Conway Twitty's "Don't Call Him A Cowboy" and Gary Morris' "The Love She Found In Me," among others

🎵🎸Chuck "Chuck" Negron -- is 79 in the year 2021 and 80 in the year 2022; b.6/8/1942 N.S.
Songwriter, Rock & Roll Singer
Names/Places: b. in Los Angeles
Group Names: Three Dog Night

🎭Colin Baker -- is 78 in the year 2021 and 79 in the year 2022; b.6/8/1943
Actor, English
TV Shows: The Brothers, Dr. Who (the sixth actor to play the Doctor)

🎵🎸Boz Scaggs -- is 77 in the year 2021 and 78 in the year 2022; b.6/8/1944
Music Producer, Composer, Songwriter, Keyboardist, Rock & Roll Singer/Guitarist
Names/Places: b. in Dallas; RFMN:William Royce
Group Names: Steve Miller Band, soloist
Song Titles: Lowdown, What Can I Say, Lido Shuffle, Breakdown Dead Ahead, Jojo, Look What You've Done to Me, Miss Sun
Album Titles: Slow Dancer, Silk Degrees, Down Two Then Left, Middle Man, Hits!

🎭Donna Deitch -- is 76 in the year 2021 and 77 in the year 2022; b.6/8/1945
Actor, Producer/Director

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🎵🎸John Sharkey -- is 75 in the year 2021 and 76 in the year 2022; b.6/8/1946
Keyboardist, Rock & Roll Guitarist
Group Names: Syndicate of Sound

Sara Paretsky -- is 74 in the year 2021 and 75 in the year 2022; b.6/8/1947
Writer, Novelist
Misc: detective fiction novelist

🎭🎵Julie Driscoll -- is 74 in the year 2021 and 75 in the year 2022; b.6/8/1947
Actress, Singer, English
Group Names: Brian Auger, Trinity
TV Shows: Absolutely Fabulous
Movie Titles: Sightseers, Yella

🎭Lynda Cook -- is 73 in the year 2021 and 74 in the year 2022; b.6/8/1948
Soap Actress
TV Shows: Loving, As The World Turns, Guiding Light

🎨✍📰🎭Mike Jittlov -- is 73 in the year 2021 and 74 in the year 2022; b.6/8/1948
Animator, Writer, Editor, Actor, Director, Sound Effects Technician
Movie Titles: The Wizard of Speed and Time, Animato, Time Tripper, Ghost, The Hiking Viking

🎵Emmanuel Ax -- is 72 in the year 2021 and 73 in the year 2022; b.6/8/1949
Pianist, Soviet

🎭Sônia Braga -- is 71 in the year 2021 and 72 in the year 2022; b.6/8/1950
Movie Actress, Producer, Brazilian
Movie Titles: Kiss of the Spider Woman, Angel Eyes, The Rookie

🎭Kathy Baker -- is 71 in the year 2021 and 72 in the year 2022; b.6/8/1950
TV/Movie/Stage Actress
Names/Places: MN:Whitton; b. in Midland, TX
Misc: she's NOT the Hee Haw girl; some say b. 1952
TV Shows: Picket Fences (as Jill Brock), Boston Public (as Meredith Peters)
Movie Titles: 13 Going on 30, Last Chance Harvey

🎵Bonnie Tyler -- is 70 in the year 2021 and 71 in the year 2022; b.6/8/1951
Songwriter, Pop Singer, Welsh (Wales)
Names/Places: RN:Gaylor Hopkins
Misc: some say b. in 1953
Song Titles: It's a Heartache, Total Eclipse of the Heart, I Need a Hero

🎭Debra Clinger -- is 69 in the year 2021 and 70 in the year 2022; b.6/8/1952
Actress
Misc: retired from acting in 1982
TV Shows: The Krofft Supershow (as part of the Kaptain Kool & the Kongs group playing Superchick, also in the Krofft Comedy Hour), The American Girls
Movie Titles: Jack Frost (TV movie), Midnight Madness

🎵🎸Jeff Rich -- is 68 in the year 2021 and 69 in the year 2022; b.6/8/1953
Rock & Roll Drummer, English
Group Names: Status Quo

🎵🎸Greg Ginn -- is 67 in the year 2021 and 68 in the year 2022; b.6/8/1954
Songwriter, Punk Rock Singer/Guitarist
Group Names: Black Flag

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🎭Griffin Dunne -- is 66 in the year 2021 and 67 in the year 2022; b.6/8/1955
Movie Actor, Producer/Director
Names/Places: b. in New York; Dominick's son, Dominique's brother
Movie Titles: Dallas Buyers Club, After Hours, An American Werewolf in London, My Girl

💻Sir Tim Berners Lee -- is 66 in the year 2021 and 67 in the year 2022; b.6/8/1955 N.S.
Hall of Famer, Computer Scientist, English
Misc: widely credited with inventing the World Wide Web in 1989

🎵James Jonathan Sylvers -- is 66 in the year 2021 and 67 in the year 2022; b.6/8/1955
Rhythm and Blues Singer
Group Names: The Sylvers

🎭Kelly Nichols -- is 65 in the year 2021 and 66 in the year 2022; b.6/8/1956
XXX-rated actress

🎭Ellen Maxted -- is 65 in the year 2021 and 66 in the year 2022; b.6/8/1956
Actress
Misc: retired from acting in 1989
TV Shows: Just Our Luck, The New Leave It to Beaver (as Gert Haskell, Eddie's wife)

🎵Gary Portnoy -- is 65 in the year 2021 and 66 in the year 2022; b.6/8/1956
Songwriter, Singer
Song Titles: Where Everybody Knows Your Name (Cheers theme), Every Time I Turn Around (Punky Brewster theme)

🎨Scott Raymond Adams -- is 64 in the year 2021 and 65 in the year 2022; b.6/8/1957
Cartoonist
Book Titles: Dilbert (creator)

🏆⚾Don Robinson -- is 64 in the year 2021 and 65 in the year 2022; b.6/8/1957
MLB Pitcher

✍🎭Keenen Ivory Wayans -- is 63 in the year 2021 and 64 in the year 2022; b.6/8/1958
Screen/Scriptwriter, TV/Movie Actor, Comedian, Variety Show Host, Producer/Director
Names/Places: b. in New York City; Shawn, Damon, Marlon, & Kim's brother
TV Shows: In Living Color
Movie Titles: White Chicks, Littleman, Eddie Murphy: Raw, I'm Gonna Git You Sucka, Scary Movie 2

🎭Bernard White -- is 62 in the year 2021 and 63 in the year 2022; b.6/8/1959
Actor
TV Shows: New Dragnet (as Carl Molina), Silicon Valley (as Spiritual Advisor)
Movie Titles: Captain America: The Winter Soldier, The Matrix Revolutions, City of Angels

🎵🎸Mick Hucknall -- is 61 in the year 2021 and 62 in the year 2022; b.6/8/1960 N.S.
Songwriter, Pop Singer, Punk Rock Singer
Group Names: The Frantic Elevators (punk group, lead singer), Simply Red (lead singer)
Song Titles: Holding Back the Years, Money's Too Tight (To Mention), The Right Thing, If You Don't Know Me By Now, Stars, Fairground (previous titles as lead of Simply Red)
Album Titles: Picture Book, Men and Women, A New Flame, Stars, Life, Blue (previous titles as lead of Simply Red), American Soul

🏆Mary King -- is 60 in the year 2021 and 61 in the year 2022; b.6/8/1961 N.S.
Equestrian, Olympic Athlete

🎭🏆Ursula Buchfeller -- is 60 in the year 2021 and 61 in the year 2022; b.6/8/1961
Actress, Model, Playmate, West German
Misc: October 1979

🏆⚾Kevin Gross -- is 60 in the year 2021 and 61 in the year 2022; b.6/8/1961
MLB Pitcher
Sports Teams: Los Angeles Dodgers

🎵🎸Nick Rhodes -- is 59 in the year 2021 and 60 in the year 2022; b.6/8/1962
Songwriter, Guitarist, Synthesizer, Rock & Roll Keyboardist, English
Names/Places: RLN:Bates
Misc: Rhythm Box
Group Names: Duran Duran, Arcadia

🎭🎵Kitten Kay Sera -- is 58 in the year 2021 and 59 in the year 2022; b.6/8/1963 N.S.
Actress, Singer
Misc: The World's Pinkest Person

🏆⚾Scott Ruskin -- is 58 in the year 2021 and 59 in the year 2022; b.6/8/1963
MLB Player

🏆Butch Reynolds -- is 57 in the year 2021 and 58 in the year 2022; b.6/8/1964
Olympic Athlete, Track and Field
Misc: set current world record in 400 meters (43.29) in 1988; banned for 2 1/2 years for allegedly failing drug test in 1990; sued IAAF and won $27.3 million judgementin 1992; won silver medal in 400 meters and ran third leg of world record 4x400-meter relay (2:54.29) at 1993 World Championships.

🎭Frank Grillo -- is 56 in the year 2021 and 57 in the year 2022; b.6/8/1965 N.S.
Actor
TV Shows: Prison Break (as Nick Savrinn)
Movie Titles: The Purge: Anarchy, Captain America: The Winter Soldier, The Grey, Warrior, Minority Report

🎭Kevin P. Farley -- is 56 in the year 2021 and 57 in the year 2022; b.6/8/1965
Actor, Producer/Director
Names/Places: Chris's brother
Movie Titles: The Waterboy, The Straight Story, Eight Crazy Nights, Beverly Hills Ninja; An American Carol

🏆⚾Kevin Ritz -- is 56 in the year 2021 and 57 in the year 2022; b.6/8/1965
MLB Pitcher

🎵Neil Mitchell -- is 56 in the year 2021 and 57 in the year 2022; b.6/8/1965
Keyboardist, Pianist, Scottish
Misc: some say b. 1967 or 1968
Group Names: Wet Wet Wet

🎭Juliana Margulies -- is 55 in the year 2021 and 56 in the year 2022; b.6/8/1966
Actress, Producer
Misc: b. 1965, 1966?, some say July 8
TV Shows: ER (as Nurse Carol Hathaway), The Good Wife (as Alicia Florrick)

🎵Doris Pearson -- is 55 in the year 2021 and 56 in the year 2022; b.6/8/1966
Rhythm and Blues Singer, English
Group Names: Five Star

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🎭Dan Futterman -- is 54 in the year 2021 and 55 in the year 2022; b.6/8/1967
Actor, Producer
TV Shows: Judging Amy (as Vincent Gray)
Movie Titles: A Mighty Heart, The Birdcage

🎭Sarah Malin -- is 53 in the year 2021 and 54 in the year 2022; b.6/8/1968
Actress, English

🏆🏀Anthony Bonner -- is 53 in the year 2021 and 54 in the year 2022; b.6/8/1968
NBA Forward

🎵🎸Dennis Lee Duncan -- is 53 in the year 2021 and 54 in the year 2022; b.6/8/1968
Rock & Roll Musician

🎭David Sutcliffe -- is 52 in the year 2021 and 53 in the year 2022; b.6/8/1969 N.S.
Actor, Director, Canadian
TV Shows: Private Practice, Gilmore Girls
Movie Titles: Cracked, Under the Tuscan Sun, Sticks and Stones, Happy Endings

🎭Kelli Williams -- is 51 in the year 2021 and 52 in the year 2022; b.6/8/1970
Actress, Producer/Director
TV Shows: The Practice (as Lindsay Dole), Medical Investigation (as Dr. Natalie Durant), Army Wives, The Fosters
Movie Titles: Lie to Me

🎭Kent Faulcon -- is 51 in the year 2021 and 52 in the year 2022; b.6/8/1970 N.S.
Actor, Director
TV Shows: Tyler Perry's For Better or Worse (as Richard Ellington)
Movie Titles: American Beauty, Men in Black, Die Hard: With a Vengeance, Solaris

🏆🏈Troy Vincent -- is 51 in the year 2021 and 52 in the year 2022; b.6/8/1970
NFL Player

🎵Nicci Gilbert -- is 51 in the year 2021 and 52 in the year 2022; b.6/8/1970
Rhythm and Blues Singer
Group Names: Brownstone

Gabrielle Giffords -- is 51 in the year 2021 and 52 in the year 2022; b.6/8/1970 N.S.
Senator

🎭Mark Feuerstein -- is 50 in the year 2021 and 51 in the year 2022; b.6/8/1971 N.S.
Actor, Producer/Director
TV Shows: The West Wing, Fired Up, Caroline in the City, The Hustler, Good Morning Miami, Royal Pains (as Hank Lawson), Good Morning Miami (as Jake Silver)
Movie Titles: What Women Want, Defiance

🎭Michael Strickland -- is 50 in the year 2021 and 51 in the year 2022; b.6/8/1971
Actor

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🎭🎮🎵Matthew Kaminsky -- is 50 in the year 2021 and 51 in the year 2022; b.6/8/1971
Actor, Cartoon Voice Actor, Video Game Voice Actor, Novelty Singer
Group Names: The Four Postmen
Movie Titles: 61*
Video Games: Dead Space (series), Fantastic Four: Rise of the Silver Surfer

🏆⚾Matt Whisenant -- is 50 in the year 2021 and 51 in the year 2022; b.6/8/1971
MLB Pitcher

🎭Darren Eric Lee -- is 49 in the year 2021 and 50 in the year 2022; b.6/8/1972
Actor

🏆🏈David Sloan -- is 49 in the year 2021 and 50 in the year 2022; b.6/8/1972
NFL Player

🎵🎸P. J. Farley -- is 49 in the year 2021 and 50 in the year 2022; b.6/8/1972
Heavy Metal Bassist
Names/Places: RFN:Peter Jason
Group Names: Trixter

🏆🏀Bryant Reeves -- is 48 in the year 2021 and 49 in the year 2022; b.6/8/1973
NBA Player
Names/Places: NN:Big Country (not of the 1980s rock group)

🎭Shilpa Shetty -- is 46 in the year 2021 and 47 in the year 2022; b.6/8/1975 N.S.
Actress, India

🏆🏈Jeff Saturday -- is 46 in the year 2021 and 47 in the year 2022; b.6/8/1975
NFL Player

🎵Mike Scheuchzer -- is 46 in the year 2021 and 47 in the year 2022; b.6/8/1975
Christian/Contemporary Performer
Group Names: Mercy Me

🏆⚾Matt Perisho -- is 46 in the year 2021 and 47 in the year 2022; b.6/8/1975
MLB Pitcher

🎭Eion Bailey -- is 45 in the year 2021 and 46 in the year 2022; b.6/8/1976
Actor, Producer/Director
TV Shows: Dawson's Creek (as Billy Conrad), Once Upon a Time (occasional), Covert Affairs, Band of Brothers
Movie Titles: Fight Club, Mindhunters, Almost Famous, And Starring Pahcho Villa as Himself

🏆🎾Lindsay Davenport -- is 45 in the year 2021 and 46 in the year 2022; b.6/8/1976
Hall of Famer, Tennis Player

🎵Kanye West -- is 44 in the year 2021 and 45 in the year 2022; b.6/8/1977
Music Producer, Rap Music Performer
Song Titles: Slow Jamz, All Falls Down, Gold Digger, Stronger, Good Life, Love Lockdown, Heartless, FourFiveSeconds (with Rihanna and Paul McCartney), All Day (also with Paul McCartney)
Album Titles: The College Dropout, Late Registration, Graduation, 808s and Heartbreak, My Beautiful Dark Twisted Fantasy, Watch The Throne, Yeezus, The Life of Pablo
Video Titles: The College Dropout Video Anthology, VH1 Storytellers: Kanye West

📰🎭Maria Menounos -- is 43 in the year 2021 and 44 in the year 2022; b.6/8/1978
Correspondent, Actress, Producer/Director
TV Shows: One Tree Hill, E.T., Access Hollywood

🎵Sturgill Simpson -- is 43 in the year 2021 and 44 in the year 2022; b.6/8/1978
Songwriter, Country Singer

🎵🎸Derek Trucks -- is 42 in the year 2021 and 43 in the year 2022; b.6/8/1979
Guitarist, Blues-Rock Performer
Group Names: Allman Brothers Band, The Derek Trucks Band

Ashley Biden -- is 40 in the year 2021 and 41 in the year 2022; b.6/8/1981 N.S.
Celebrity Daughter
Names/Places: Joe Biden's daughter

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🎵Sara Watkins -- is 40 in the year 2021 and 41 in the year 2022; b.6/8/1981
Fiddler, Folk Singer, Bluegrass Performer
Group Names: Nickel Creek

🎵🎸Alex Band -- is 40 in the year 2021 and 41 in the year 2022; b.6/8/1981
Songwriter, Rock & Roll Singer
Group Names: The Calling

🏆🎾Kim Clijsters -- is 38 in the year 2021 and 39 in the year 2022; b.6/8/1983
Hall of Famer, Tennis Player, Belgiumese

🏆🏀Coby Karl -- is 38 in the year 2021 and 39 in the year 2022; b.6/8/1983 N.S.
NBA Player
Names/Places: George's son

🎭🏆Torrey DeVitto -- is 37 in the year 2021 and 38 in the year 2022; b.6/8/1984
Actress, Producer, Model
TV Shows: The Vampire Diaries, Army Wives, Pretty Little Liars (as Melissa Hastings), Chicago Med (as Dr. Natalie Manning)
Movie Titles: I'll Always Know What You Did Last Summer

👑Princess Andrea -- is 37 in the year 2021 and 38 in the year 2022; b.6/8/1984
Princess
Names/Places: Princess Caroline's daughter

🏆⚽Javier Mascherano -- is 37 in the year 2021 and 38 in the year 2022; b.6/8/1984 N.S.
Soccer Player, Argentine

🎭Joel Dommet -- is 36 in the year 2021 and 37 in the year 2022; b.6/8/1985 N.S.
Actor, Comedian, TV Host, English
TV Shows: Made in Chelsea (host), Impractical Jokers (writer and performer)

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🎭Jenna Kim Jones -- is 35 in the year 2021 and 36 in the year 2022; b.6/8/1986 N.S.
Comedienne, South Korean

🎭Lauren Gottlieb -- is 33 in the year 2021 and 34 in the year 2022; b.6/8/1988 N.S.
Actress, Dancer
TV Shows: Glee

🎭Luke Baines -- is 31 in the year 2021 and 32 in the year 2022; b.6/8/1990 N.S.
Actor, Australian, English
Movie Titles: The Ever After, The Girl in the Photographs

🏆🥊Gionna Daddio -- is 27 in the year 2021 and 28 in the year 2022; b.6/8/1994 N.S.
Wrestler

Nicholas Joseph Mill -- is 27 in the year 2021 and 28 in the year 2022; b.6/8/1994
Celebrity Son
Names/Places: Chris Evert & Andy Mill's son

🎭Nick Benson -- is 27 in the year 2021 and 28 in the year 2022; b.6/8/1994
Actor
TV Shows: Summerland (as Derrick Westerly)

🏆🥊Liv Morgan -- is 27 in the year 2021 and 28 in the year 2022; b.6/8/1994 N.S.
Wrestler

🎵Jennel Garcia -- is 27 in the year 2021 and 28 in the year 2022; b.6/8/1994 N.S.
Pop Singer

🏆🎾Jelena Ostapenko -- is 24 in the year 2021 and 25 in the year 2022; b.6/8/1997 N.S.
Tennis Player, Latvian

🎭Esther Zynn -- is 20 in the year 2021 and 21 in the year 2022; b.6/8/2001 N.S.
Actress
TV Shows: The Other Kingdom (as Princess Astral)

🎭Francesca Capaldi -- is 17 in the year 2021 and 18 in the year 2022; b.6/8/2004 N.S.
Actress

Bodhi Russell Siberling -- is 16 in the year 2021 and 17 in the year 2022; b.6/8/2005
Celebrity Son
Names/Places: Amy Brenneman and Brad's child

Kane Alexander Rossi -- is 6 in the year 2021 and 7 in the year 2022; b.6/8/2015 N.S.
Celebrity Son
Names/Places: Meghan McDermott and Theo's son

Dutton Walker Lane -- is 0 in the year 2021 and 1 in the year 2022; b.6/8/2021 N.S.
Celebrity Son
Names/Places: Lauren Bushnell Lane and Chris Lane's son

Giovanni Domenico Cassini -- Birth Anniversary -- b.6/8/1625 N.S. d.9/14/1712 N.S. (87)
Astronomer, French, Italian
Misc: discovered the four satellites of Saturn

🎵Tomaso Albinoni -- Birth Anniversary -- b.6/8/1671 N.S. d.1/17/1750 N.S. (78)
Composer, Italian

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John Smeaton -- Birth Anniversary -- b.6/8/1724 d.10/28/1792 (68)
Inventor, English

William Few -- Birth Anniversary -- b.6/8/1748 d.7/16/1828 (80)
Senator, Statesman

Robert Stevenson -- Birth Anniversary -- b.6/8/1772 d.7/12/1850 (78)
Engineer, Inventor
Misc: who in 1797 succeeded his stepfather, Thomas Smith, as a member of the Scottish Lighthouse Board. In that capacity until 1843, he designed and built lighthouses (1797-1843) and invented intermittent and flashing lights as well as the hydrophore

🎵Joseph Lincke -- Birth Anniversary -- b.6/8/1783 d.3/26/1837 (53)
Cellist, German

✍🎵Robert Alexander Schumann -- Birth Anniversary -- b.6/8/1810 d.7/29/1856 (46)
Critic, Composer, German
Misc: wrote many pieces for piano and four symphonies and is best known for song cycles "Frauenliebe und Leben" and "Dichterliebe."

🎖David Dixon Porter -- Birth Anniversary -- b.6/8/1813 d.2/13/1891 (77)
Naval Officer
Misc: held important Union commands in the American Civil War (1861-65).

Charles Reade -- Birth Anniversary -- b.6/8/1814 d.4/11/1884 (69)
Author, English

🎨Sir John Everett Millais -- Birth Anniversary -- b.6/8/1829 N.S. d.8/13/1896 N.S. (67)
Painter, English

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🎭William Jason Ferguson -- Birth Anniversary -- b.6/8/1845 d.5/3/1930 (84)
Stage Actor
Misc: witnessed Lincoln's assassination by John Wilkes Booth

Ida Saxton McKinley -- Birth Anniversary -- b.6/8/1847 d.5/26/1907 (59)
First Lady
Names/Places: William's wife

🎨Charles Bateman -- Birth Anniversary -- b.6/8/1863 d.8/5/1947 (84)
Architect

🎵Ernst Kraus -- Birth Anniversary -- b.6/8/1863 d.9/5/1941 (78)
Terrorist, Tenor, Opera Singer, Bavarian

🎨Frank Lloyd Wright -- Birth Anniversary -- b.6/8/1867 d.4/9/1959 (91)
Architect
Misc: some say b. 1869 & was 89

🎵Clara Clemens -- Birth Anniversary -- b.6/8/1874 d.11/19/1962 (88)
Contralto, Opera Singer, British
Names/Places: Samuel L.'s daughter

Robert Ferdinand Wagner -- Birth Anniversary -- b.6/8/1877 d.5/4/1953 (75)
Senator

🎭Barney Balaban -- Birth Anniversary -- b.6/8/1887 d.3/7/1971 (83)
Film Executive
Misc: Paramount Pictures President

🎵George Antheil -- Birth Anniversary -- b.6/8/1900 d.2/12/1959 (58)
Composer, Pianist

🏆James Stillman Rockefeller -- Birth Anniversary -- b.6/8/1902 d.8/10/2004 (102)
Olympic Athlete
Misc: won an Olympic gold medal as captain of an eight-man crew with coxswain.

🎭Ronald Shiner -- Birth Anniversary -- b.6/8/1903 d.6/29/1966 (63)
Actor, Comedian, English

Marguerite Yourcenar -- Birth Anniversary -- b.6/8/1903 d.12/17/1987 (84)
Writer, Essayist, Short Story Writer, Belgiumese

Ralph W. Yarborough -- Birth Anniversary -- b.6/8/1903 d.1/27/1996 (92)
Senator

🎭Charel Janssens -- Birth Anniversary -- b.6/8/1906 d.8/23/1986 (80)
Actor, Belgiumese

🏆🥊Bill Longston -- Birth Anniversary -- b.6/8/1906 d.12/12/1982 (76)
Hall of Famer, Wrestler
Names/Places: aka Wild Bill Longson

🏆🥊Baron Michele Leone -- Birth Anniversary -- b.6/8/1909 N.S. d.11/26/1988 N.S. (79)
Hall of Famer, Wrestler, Italian
Misc: he was one of the biggest stars and most prominent heels of the early television era of wrestling

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🎨Charles C. Beck -- Birth Anniversary -- b.6/8/1910 d.11/22/1989 (79)
Comic Strip Cartoonist
Misc: Captain Marvel

John W. Campbell -- Birth Anniversary -- b.6/8/1910 d.7/11/1971 (61)
Sci-fi Writer
Names/Places: NN: The Father of Modern Science Fiction
Misc: helped to shape the Golden Age of Science Fiction

🏆⚾Van Lingle Mungo -- Birth Anniversary -- b.6/8/1911 d.2/12/1985 (73)
MLB Pitcher
Sports Teams: Brooklyn Robins/Dodgers (1931-1941), New York Giants (1942-1943, 1945)

⚖💰Daniel Terra -- Birth Anniversary -- b.6/8/1911 d.6/28/1996 (85)
Statesman, Ambassador, Businessperson
Misc: art collector

🎭Henry Brandon -- Birth Anniversary -- b.6/8/1912 d.2/15/1990 (77)
TV/Movie Actor

🏆🏀J. Walter Kennedy -- Birth Anniversary -- b.6/8/1912 d.6/26/1977 N.S. (65)
Hall of Famer, NBA Executive
Names/Places: mistakenly referred to as Walter J. Kennedy
Misc: was the commissioner of the National Basketball Association (NBA) from 1963 until 1975.

🎭Ray Morgan -- Birth Anniversary -- b.6/8/1913 d.1/5/1975 (61)
TV Host, Announcer

Francis Crick -- Birth Anniversary -- b.6/8/1916 d.7/28/2004 (88)
Scientist, Biophysicist, English
Misc: DNA molecular structure discoverer (Nobel 1962)

🎵Freddie Webster -- Birth Anniversary -- b.6/8/1916 d.4/1/1947 (30)
Trumpeter

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🎭George Wallace -- Birth Anniversary -- b.6/8/1917 d.7/22/2005 (88)
Actor

⚖🏆🏈Byron Raymond "Whizzer" White -- Birth Anniversary -- b.6/8/1917 N.S. d.4/15/2002 N.S. (84)
Hall of Famer, Supreme Court Justice, NFL Runningback
Misc: All-America HB at Colorado (1935-37); signed with Pittsburgh in 1938 for the then largest contract in pro history ($15,800); took Rhodes scholarship in 1939; returned to NFL in 1940 to lead league in rushing and retired in 1941; named to U.S. Supreme Court by President Kennedy in 1962 and stepped down in 1993; in the College Football Hall of Fame
Sports Teams: University of Colorado at Boulder, Pittsburgh Pirates (1938), Detroit Lions (1940-1941)

🎭🎵Robert Preston -- Birth Anniversary -- b.6/8/1918 d.3/21/1987 (68)
TV/Movie/Stage Actor, Singer
Names/Places: LN:Meservey
Song Titles: Chicken Fat (the exercise song)
TV Shows: The Chisholms (as Hadley Chisholm)
Movie Titles: Victor Victoria, How the West Was Won, This Gun for Hire, The Music Man (as Prof. Harold Hill)

✍📰Martin Esslin -- Birth Anniversary -- b.6/8/1918 d.2/24/2002 (83)
Dramatist/Playwright, Translator, Critic, Journalist, English

🎭🎵Monte Hale -- Birth Anniversary -- b.6/8/1919 d.3/29/2009 (89)
Actor, Country Singer

🎭Sheila Ryan -- Birth Anniversary -- b.6/8/1921 d.11/4/1975 (54)
Movie Actress

🎭Gordon Barton McLendon -- Birth Anniversary -- b.6/8/1921 d.9/14/1986 (65)
Hall of Famer, Radio Broadcaster
Names/Places: NN:The Maverick of Radio.
Misc: a pioneer in radio and a pirate radio broadcaster

🎨LeRoy Neiman -- Birth Anniversary -- b.6/8/1921 d.6/20/2012 (91)
Painter
Misc: The painter and sketch artist best known for evoking the kinetic energy of the world's biggest sporting and leisure events with bright quick strokes.

Suharto -- Birth Anniversary -- b.6/8/1921 d.1/27/2008 (86)
Head of State, Indonese
Misc: the second president of Indonesia from 1967 until 1998

🎭🎵Alexis Smith -- Birth Anniversary -- b.6/8/1921 d.6/9/1993 (72)
TV/Movie/Stage Actress, Dancer, Singer, Canadian
Names/Places: b. in Penticon, B.C.; RN:Gladys Smith; Craig Stevens' wife
Misc: a blonde leading lady of the 1940-50s; stage: Follies
TV Shows: Dallas (as Lady Jessica Montford)

🎭Myron Healey -- Birth Anniversary -- b.6/8/1923 d.12/21/2005 (82)
Actor
TV Shows: Wyatt Earp (as temporary Doc Holliday)

✍⛪Malcolm Boyd -- Birth Anniversary -- b.6/8/1923 d.2/27/2015 (91)
Author, Clergyman, Gay

🏆🥊Terry Allen -- Birth Anniversary -- b.6/8/1924 d.4/8/1987 N.S. (62)
Boxer, English

🎭George Kirby -- Birth Anniversary -- b.6/8/1924 d.9/30/1995 (71)
Comedian, Impressionist
Misc: does impressions ranging from John Wayne to Pearl Bailey impressions

🎭🎵Sheldon Allman -- Birth Anniversary -- b.6/8/1924 d.2/22/2002 (77)
Actor, Composer
Misc: composer of theme songs of some TV shows
TV Shows: Mr. Ed (the singing voice), George of the Jungle (theme song composer)

Lyn Nofziger -- Birth Anniversary -- b.6/8/1924 d.3/27/2006 (81)
Presidential Aide
Misc: press secretary under President Reagan

🎭Charles Tyner -- Birth Anniversary -- b.6/8/1925 N.S. d.11/8/2017 N.S. (92)
Actor
TV Shows: Father Murphy (as Howard Rodman)
Movie Titles: Harold and Maude, Cool Hand Luke, "Planes, Trains and Automobiles", The Outlaw Josey Wales

🏆⚾Eddie Gaedel -- Birth Anniversary -- b.6/8/1925 d.6/18/1961 (36)
MLB Player
Misc: 3'7" pinch-hitter (he walked)
Sports Teams: St. Louis Browns

Barbara Pierce Bush -- Birth Anniversary -- b.6/8/1925 N.S. d.4/17/2018 N.S. (92)
First Lady
Names/Places: George's wife

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🏆⚾Del Ennis -- Birth Anniversary -- b.6/8/1925 d.2/8/1996 (70)
MLB Player
Misc: drove in 100 runs in seven seasons
Sports Teams: Philadelphia Phillies

⛪🎭Jerry Stiller -- Birth Anniversary -- b.6/8/1927 N.S. d.5/11/2020 N.S. (92)
Jewish, TV/Movie Actor, Comedian, Commercial Actor, Producer
Names/Places: b. Brooklyn; Anne Meara's hubby; Ben's father
Misc: James Brady gives me b. 1927, other sources range from b. 1926 to 1929 or 1931
TV Shows: The Paul Lynde Show (as Barney Dickerson), Joe & Sons, Seinfeld (as Frank Constanza, George's father), The King of Queens (as Arthur Spooner)
Movie Titles: Zoolander, The Heartbreak Kid, Hairspray

Edward Perkins -- Birth Anniversary -- b.6/8/1928 N.S. d.11/7/2020 N.S. (92)
Ambassador, Diplomat

🎭Gastone Moschin -- Birth Anniversary -- b.6/8/1929 N.S. d.9/4/2017 N.S. (88)
Actor, Italian
Movie Titles: The Godfather: Part II, The Conformist, My Friends, Caliber 9

🎭Bo Widerburg -- Birth Anniversary -- b.6/8/1930 d.5/1/1997 (66)
Movie Director, Swedish

🎭Dana Wynter -- Birth Anniversary -- b.6/8/1931 d.5/5/2011 (79)
TV/Movie Actress, English
Names/Places: b. in London; RN:Dagmar Spencer-Marcus
Misc: some say b. 1927 or 1932
Movie Titles: Airport, Invasion of the Body Snatchers

✍🎭Joan Rivers -- Birth Anniversary -- b.6/8/1933 d.9/4/2014 (81)
Screen/Scriptwriter, Movie Actress, Comedienne, TV Talk Show Hostess, Director, Panelist
Names/Places: b. in Brooklyn; RN:Joan Alexandra Sandra Molinsky; Edgar Rosenberg's wife
Misc: The 'Can We Talk?' rasper, own jeweley line; some say b. 10-12 or 1937
TV Shows: Hollywood Squares (panelist), The Late Show (host), Joan Rivers Show (host)

Kenneth Wilson -- Birth Anniversary -- b.6/8/1936 d.6/15/2013 (77)
Physicist

🏆🎳Norma Shaw -- Birth Anniversary -- b.6/8/1937 N.S. d.6/10/2009 N.S. (72)
Bowler, English

Bruce McCandless -- Birth Anniversary -- b.6/8/1937 d.12/21/2017 N.S. (80)
Astronaut

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🎭John Leon Reilly -- Birth Anniversary -- b.6/8/1939 d.7/28/2013 (74)
Filmmaker
Misc: a champion of documentary video

🎭🏆🏈Bernie Casey -- Birth Anniversary -- b.6/8/1939 N.S. d.9/19/2017 N.S. (78)
Actor, NFL Player
TV Shows: Bay City Blues
Movie Titles: Bill and Ted's Excellent Adventure, Revenge of the Nerds, I'm Gonna Git You Sucka

🏆🏈Herbert Allen "Herb" Adderley -- Birth Anniversary -- b.6/8/1939 N.S. d.10/30/2020 N.S. (81)
Hall of Famer, NFL Cornerback
Misc: 5x Pro Bowl, 4x First-Team All-Pro, 5x NFL champ, 3x Super Bowl champ; defensive cornerback and kickoff-return specialist; in the Packers Hall of Fame
Sports Teams: Green Bay Packers (1961-1969), Dallas Cowboys (1970-1972)

🎵Sherman Garnes -- Birth Anniversary -- b.6/8/1940 d.2/26/1977 (36)
Hall of Famer, Bass Singer/Basso, Rhythm and Blues Singer
Group Names: Frankie Lymon & the Teenagers

🎭Jessie Lawrence Ferguson -- Birth Anniversary -- b.6/8/1942 N.S. d.4/26/2019 N.S. (76)
Actor

✍🎭Robert Hirschfield -- Birth Anniversary -- b.6/8/1942 d.12/4/2009 N.S. (67)
Critic, Actor
Misc: food critic
TV Shows: Hill St. Blues (as Off. Leo Schnitz)

🏆Willie D. Davenport -- Birth Anniversary -- b.6/8/1943 d.6/17/2002 (59)
Olympic Athlete, Track and Field
Misc: 110m hurdler (Olympic-gold-1968); some say b. June 6

🎭Don Grady -- Birth Anniversary -- b.6/8/1944 d.6/27/2012 (68)
TV Actor
Names/Places: RN:Don Agrati, Lani O'Grady's brother
TV Shows: My Three Sons (as Robbie Douglas), The Mickey Mouse Club (as a Mousketeer)

🏆⚾Mark Belanger -- Birth Anniversary -- b.6/8/1944 d.10/6/1998 (54)
MLB Shortstop
Misc: 8x Gold Glove

🎵🎸Steve Fromholz -- Birth Anniversary -- b.6/8/1945 d.1/19/2014 (68)
Singer, Country-Rock Performer

🎵James "Jimmy" King -- Birth Anniversary -- b.6/8/1949 N.S. d.12/10/1967 N.S. (18)
Hall of Famer, Guitarist, Rhythm and Blues Singer, Rhythm and Blues Musician
Group Names: The Bar-Kays

🎵🎸Tony Rice -- Birth Anniversary -- b.6/8/1951 N.S. d.12/25/2020 N.S. (69)
Guitarist, Country Performer, Blues-Rock Performer

🏆🏀Mark McNamara -- Birth Anniversary -- b.6/8/1959 N.S. d.4/27/2020 N.S. (60)
NBA Player

🎭🎵🏆Rob Pilatus -- Birth Anniversary -- b.6/8/1965 N.S. d.4/3/1998 (32)
Dancer, Lip Syncher, Model, German
Misc: Wikipedia says b. in 1964
Group Names: Milli Vanilli

🎭Lassie -- Birth Anniversary -- b.6/8/???? presumed deceased
Animal Star
Names/Places: RN:Pal
Misc: Yes, she's really a he!

Mohammed -- Death Anniversary -- b.1/19/570 d.6/8/632 (62)
Prophet
Misc: his teachings, recorded in the Koran, forged a new religion, Islam; d. date according to tradition. UPI says b. Apr 20, 571.

👑King Hardecanute Of England -- Death Anniversary -- b.??/??/1018 d.6/8/1042 (24)
King

👑Prince Edward Of England -- Death Anniversary -- b.6/15/1330 J-LD d.6/8/1376 J-LD (45)
Prince, English
Names/Places: son of Edward III and known as The Black Prince

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George Montagu Dunk Halifax -- Death Anniversary -- b.10/6/1716 d.6/8/1771 (54)
Statesman, English
Misc: the city of Halifax, Nova Scotia, is named after him.

👑King Louis XVII Of France -- Death Anniversary -- b.3/27/1785 N.S. d.6/8/1795 N.S. (10)
King, French
Misc: ruled 1793-95; pretender to the throne during the French Revolution

🎖⚖George Wythe -- Death Anniversary -- b.??/??/1726 d.6/8/1806 (79)
Revolutionary, Attorney/Lawyer
Misc: Declaration of Independence signer; d. age estimated

✍🎖⚖Thomas Paine -- Death Anniversary -- b.1/29/1737 Ju-1 or 1/29/1736 J-LD or 2/9/1737 N.S. d.6/8/1809 (72)
Hall of Famer, Author, Philosopher, Revolutionary, Political Theorist, English
Book Titles: Common Sense, Age of Reason

🎭Mrs. Sarah Kemble Siddons -- Death Anniversary -- b.7/5/1755 d.6/8/1831 (75)
Stage Actress, English
Misc: Lady Macbeth

Andrew Jackson -- Death Anniversary -- b.3/15/1767 d.6/8/1845 (78)
Hall of Famer, President
Names/Places: b. in Waxhaw, South Carolina; NN:Old Hickory; d. in Nashville
Misc: 7th U.S. President 1829-37; on a $20 bill

Walter Hunt -- Death Anniversary -- b.7/29/1796 d.6/8/1859 (62)
Inventor
Misc: Safety Pin, Fountain Pen, Coal Stove

🎨Joseph Paxton -- Death Anniversary -- b.8/3/1803 N.S. d.6/8/1865 N.S. (61)
Designer, English
Misc: the architect of the Crystal Palace for the Great Exhibition of 1851 in London.

Cochise -- Death Anniversary -- b.??/??/1805 d.6/8/1874
Tribal Chief, Native American
Misc: Chiricahua Apache chief

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George Sand -- Death Anniversary -- b.7/1/1804 d.6/8/1876 (71)
Novelist, French
Names/Places: RN:Amandine Lucille Aurore Dupin baronne Dudevant; d. in Nohant, France

Noah Haynes Swayne -- Death Anniversary -- b.12/7/1804 d.6/8/1884 (79)
Supreme Court Justice
Misc: Associate justice of the United States Supreme Court (1862-81).

✍⛪⚖James Clarke -- Death Anniversary -- b.4/4/1810 d.6/8/1888 (78)
Author, Clergyman, Theologian, Minister
Misc: his influence helped elect Grover Cleveland president of the United States in 1884.

Gerard Manley Hopkins -- Death Anniversary -- b.7/28/1844 d.6/8/1899 (54)
Poet, English

🎨Edward Moran -- Death Anniversary -- b.8/19/1829 d.6/8/1901 (71)
Painter, British

George Leigh Mallory -- Death Anniversary -- b.6/18/1886 d.6/8/1924 (37)
Explorer, Mountaineer, English
Misc: climbed Mt. Everest "because it's there"

Bliss Carman -- Death Anniversary -- b.4/15/1861 d.6/8/1929 (68)
Poet, Canadian

🎭Dorothy Dell -- Death Anniversary -- b.1/30/1915 d.6/8/1934 (19)
Actress

🎵Frederick Converse -- Death Anniversary -- b.1/5/1871 d.6/8/1940 (69)
Composer

🎭Frank J. McIntyre -- Death Anniversary -- b.2/25/1879 d.6/8/1949 (70)
Actor

🎵George Schweinfest -- Death Anniversary -- b.??/??/1862 d.6/8/1949 (87)
Flutist, Pianist, Violinist

✍📰Stephen Bonsal -- Death Anniversary -- b.3/29/1865 d.6/8/1951 (86)
Author, Journalist, Historian

🎵Herman Hupfield -- Death Anniversary -- b.2/1/1894 d.6/8/1951 (57)
Songwriter
Song Titles: As Time Goes By (songwriter)

🎭Godfrey Tearle -- Death Anniversary -- b.10/12/1884 d.6/8/1953 (68)
Movie Actor
Movie Titles: 39 Steps, Mandy, At Dawn We Die

🎭Maurice Cass -- Death Anniversary -- b.10/12/1884 d.6/8/1954 (69)
Actor

William Stanley Braithwaite -- Death Anniversary -- b.12/6/1878 d.6/8/1962 (83)
Poet, Critic

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🎨✍Elizabeth Enright -- Death Anniversary -- b.9/17/1907 d.6/8/1968 (60)
Artist, Children's Author

🎭Robert Taylor -- Death Anniversary -- b.8/5/1911 d.6/8/1969 (57)
TV/Movie Actor
Names/Places: b. in Filey, NE; RN:Spangler Arlington Braugh; Barbara Stanwyck's, then Ursula Thiess's hubby
TV Shows: The Detectives (as Captain Matt Holbrook), Death Valley Days (host)

✍⚛Abraham Maslow -- Death Anniversary -- b.4/1/1908 d.6/8/1970 (62)
Philosopher, Psychologist

🎭Harold Lloyd Jr. -- Death Anniversary -- b.1/25/1931 d.6/8/1971 (40)
Actor
Names/Places: Harold's son

🎵Jimmy Rushing -- Death Anniversary -- b.8/26/1901 d.6/8/1972 (70)
Blues Singer
Names/Places: NN:Mr. 5x5
Group Names: Count Basie

🎵Tubby Hayes -- Death Anniversary -- b.1/30/1935 d.6/8/1973 (38)
Reeds, Tenor-sax, Vibraharpist

William F. Jenkins -- Death Anniversary -- b.6/16/1896 d.6/8/1975 (78)
Sci-fi Writer
TV Shows: The Time Tunnel, The Land Of The Giants

Nathan Knorr -- Death Anniversary -- b.4/23/1905 N.S. d.6/8/1977 N.S. (72)
Religionist
Misc: president of Jehovah's Witnesses

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✍🎭Herb Polesie -- Death Anniversary -- b.7/3/1899 d.6/8/1979 (79)
Dramatist/Playwright, Producer, Panelist
TV Shows: Charade Quiz (panelist), 20 Questions (panelist)

🎖Reinhard Gehlen -- Death Anniversary -- b.4/3/1902 d.6/8/1979 (77)
General, Spy, German
Misc: was a general in the German Army during World War II, who served as chief of intelligence-gathering on the Eastern Front.

🎨Sir Norman Hartnell -- Death Anniversary -- b.6/12/1901 d.6/8/1979 (77)
Fashion Designer, British

🎭Linda Lopokova -- Death Anniversary -- b.10/21/1892 d.6/8/1981 (88)
Ballet Dancer, Russian

🏆⚾"Satchel" Paige -- Death Anniversary -- b.7/7/1906 d.6/8/1982 (75)
Hall of Famer, MLB Pitcher
Names/Places: MN:Leroy
Misc: starred in the Negro leagues 1924-48, entered majors at age 42; the only pitcher in the Hall Of Fame with a losing record 28-31 in the majors

🎵Yogi Horton -- Death Anniversary -- b.10/1/1953 d.6/8/1987 (33)
Rhythm and Blues Drummer
Group Names: Luther Vandross

🎭Eli Mintz -- Death Anniversary -- b.8/1/1904 d.6/8/1988 (83)
Actor
TV Shows: The Goldbergs (as Uncle David)

José Figueres Ferrer -- Death Anniversary -- b.9/9/1906 d.6/8/1990 (83)
Head of State, Costa Rican
Misc: Costa Rica leader

🎭🎵William Marshall III -- Death Anniversary -- b.10/12/1917 d.6/8/1994 (76)
Movie Actor, Singer

Juan Carlos Onganía -- Death Anniversary -- b.3/17/1914 d.6/8/1995 (81)
Head of State, Argentine

🎭Barry Linehan -- Death Anniversary -- b.9/23/1925 d.6/8/1996 (70)
Actor

🎵Buddy Clark -- Death Anniversary -- b.7/10/1929 d.6/8/1999 (69)
Arranger, Bassist

🎨Jeff MacNelly -- Death Anniversary -- b.9/17/1947 d.6/8/2000 (52)
Comic Strip Cartoonist
Misc: Political Cartoonist
Book Titles: Shoe

🎵Abe Lincoln -- Death Anniversary -- b.3/29/1907 N.S. d.6/8/2000 N.S. (93)
Trombonist

🎭Signey Hasso -- Death Anniversary -- b.8/15/1915 d.6/8/2002 (86)
Movie/Stage Actress, Swedish
TV Shows: QBVII (TV mini-series)

🎵Bill Lowery -- Death Anniversary -- b.10/21/1924 d.6/8/2004 (79)
Music Publisher
Misc: pop music impresario

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🎭Ed Bishop -- Death Anniversary -- b.6/11/1932 d.6/8/2005 (72)
Actor

🎭Robert Donner -- Death Anniversary -- b.4/27/1931 d.6/8/2006 (75)
TV/Movie Actor
Misc: appearred in over 150 TV series
TV Shows: The Waltons (as Yancy Tucker), Mork & Mindy (as Exidor)

🎵🎷Nellie Lutcher -- Death Anniversary -- b.10/15/1912 d.6/8/2007 (94)
Songwriter, Jazz Singer, Jazz Pianist
Names/Places: Isaac's daughter
Misc: scat singer

🎵Krispian Saint Peters -- Death Anniversary -- b.4/5/1939 d.6/8/2010 (71)
Guitarist, Pop Singer, British
Names/Places: RN:Peter Smith

🎵Alan Rubin -- Death Anniversary -- b.2/11/1943 d.6/8/2011 (68)
Trumpeter
Group Names: Blues Brothers

Yelena Bonner -- Death Anniversary -- b.2/15/1923 d.6/8/2011 (88)
Political Activist, Russian

🏆⚾Jim Northrup -- Death Anniversary -- b.11/24/1939 d.6/8/2011 (71)
MLB Player
Misc: 2 grand slams in one game [6/24/68]
Sports Teams: Detroit Tigers

🎭Frank Cady -- Death Anniversary -- b.9/8/1915 d.6/8/2012 (96)
Actor
TV Shows: Petticoat Junction (as Sam Drucker), Green Acres (as Sam Drucker), Ozzie & Harriet (as Doc Williams)

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🎭Glenne Headly -- Death Anniversary -- b.3/13/1955 N.S. d.6/8/2017 N.S. (62)
Actress
Misc: most obitaries say she died at age 63 but many sites state she was born in 1955, which does not add up.
TV Shows: ER (as Dr. Abby Keaton)
Movie Titles: Dirty Rotten Scoundrels, Dick Tracy, Making Mr Right, Mr. Holland's Opus, Confessions of a Teenage Drama Queen

🎵Norro Wilson -- Death Anniversary -- b.4/4/1938 N.S. d.6/8/2017 N.S. (79)
Hall of Famer, Music Producer, Composer, Songwriter, Country Singer
Names/Places: RFN:Norris
Misc: in the Nashville Songwriters Hall of Fame

🎭Eunice Gayson -- Death Anniversary -- b.3/17/1928 N.S. d.6/8/2018 N.S. (90)
Movie Actress, English
Movie Titles: The Revenge of Frankenstein, The Ship Was Loaded, Dr. No, From Russia With Love

✍⚛🎭Anthony Bourdain -- Death Anniversary -- b.6/25/1956 N.S. d.6/8/2018 N.S. (61)
Author, Chef, TV Host, Personality
Book Titles: Kitchen Confidential: Adventures on the Culinary Underbelly (2000)
TV Shows: No Reservations

🏆🎾Maria Bueno -- Death Anniversary -- b.10/11/1939 N.S. d.6/8/2018 N.S. (78)
Hall of Famer, Tennis Player, Brazilian
Misc: who won 4 U.S. Championships (1959,63-64,66) and 3 Wimbledons (1959-60,64).

🎵🎸Danny Kirwan -- Death Anniversary -- b.5/13/1950 N.S. d.6/8/2018 N.S. (68)
Hall of Famer, Songwriter, Rock & Roll Singer/Guitarist, English
Group Names: Fleetwood Mac

🎵Neil Jones -- Death Anniversary -- b.3/25/1948 N.S. d.6/8/2018 N.S. (70)
Guitarist
Group Names: Amen Corner

🎭🎵Jackson Odell -- Death Anniversary -- b.7/2/1997 N.S. d.6/8/2018 N.S. (20)
Actor, Songwriter, Singer

🎵Bonnie Pointer -- Death Anniversary -- b.7/11/1951 N.S. d.6/8/2020 N.S. (68)
Rhythm and Blues Singer
Names/Places: b. in East Oakland, CA
Misc: some say b. in 1950
Group Names: The Pointer Sisters, soloist

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