🏆🏀Herb Magee -- is 80 in the year 2021 and 81 in the year 2022; b.6/20/1941 N.S.
Hall of Famer, College Basketball Coach
Names/Places: NN: The Shot Doctor
Sports Teams: Philadelphia University (player then coach)
🎵Brian Douglas Wilson -- is 79 in the year 2021 and 80 in the year 2022; b.6/20/1942
Hall of Famer, Music Producer, Songwriter, Bassist, Keyboardist, Pop Singer
Names/Places: b. in Hawthorne, CA; MN:Douglas
Group Names: The Beach Boys (the lead singer who never rode a wave)
🏆🏁Jerry Cook -- is 78 in the year 2021 and 79 in the year 2022; b.6/20/1943 N.S.
Hall of Famer, Auto Racer
Misc: NASCAR modified championship racer
🏆🏈Dave Elmendorf -- is 72 in the year 2021 and 73 in the year 2022; b.6/20/1949
Hall of Famer, NFL Safety
Misc: Super Bowl XIV; in the College Football Hall of Fame
Sports Teams: Texas A and M University, Los Angeles Rams (1971-1979)
🏆⚽Bruce Wilson -- is 70 in the year 2021 and 71 in the year 2022; b.6/20/1951
Hall of Famer, Soccer Player, Canadian
🎵🎸Michael Anthony -- is 68 in the year 2021 and 69 in the year 2022; b.6/20/1953
Hall of Famer, Songwriter, Heavy Metal Bassist
Names/Places: RLN:Sogolewski; b. in Chicago
Misc: some say b. in July but incorrect; makes his own line of hot sauces and related products named Mad Anthony; some say b. 1954 or 1955
Group Names: Van Halen, Chickenfoot
🏆🥊James Ware -- is 64 in the year 2021 and 65 in the year 2022; b.6/20/1957 N.S.
Hall of Famer, Wrestler
Names/Places: ring name: Koko B. Ware
🏆🏁Ronald Lee "Ron" Hornaday Jr. -- is 63 in the year 2021 and 64 in the year 2022; b.6/20/1958 N.S.
Hall of Famer, Auto Racer
🏆⚾🏀Cumberland Willis "Cum" Posey -- Birth Anniversary -- b.6/20/1890 N.S. d.3/28/1946 N.S. (55)
Hall of Famer, Baseball Figure, Basketball Figure
Misc: was an American baseball player, manager, and team owner in the Negro leagues, as well as a star professional basketball player and team owner.
🏆🎾Lawrence Baker Sr. -- Birth Anniversary -- b.6/20/1890 N.S. d.10/15/1980 N.S. (90)
Hall of Famer, Tennis Player
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🏆🎳Herbert Lange -- Birth Anniversary -- b.6/20/1901 d.10/8/1992 (91)
Hall of Famer, Bowler
🏆🏌Glenna Collett Vare -- Birth Anniversary -- b.6/20/1903 d.2/2/1989 (85)
Hall of Famer, Golfer
Misc: pioneer won womens nat'l title 6x's between 1922 & 1935; was the best woman golfer of the '20s and '30s; She won 49 titles as an amateur golfer and won a U.S.G.A. record of 19 consecutive tournament wins. In 1924 Vare won 59 of 60 events, including her second Canadian Open.; d. Feb 3?
🎨🏆🏌Robert Trent Jones -- Birth Anniversary -- b.6/20/1906 d.6/14/2000 (93)
Hall of Famer, Architect, Golf Figure, English
Misc: golf course architect, including Baltusrol, Hazeltine, Oak Hill and Winged Foot.
🎵🎸Danny Cedrone -- Birth Anniversary -- b.6/20/1920 d.6/17/1954 (33)
Hall of Famer, Bandleader, Rock & Roll Guitarist
Names/Places: RFMN:Donato Joseph
Group Names: The Comets (a backing band for Bill Haley)
🏆🎾"Pancho" Segura -- Birth Anniversary -- b.6/20/1921 d.11/18/2017 N.S. (96)
Hall of Famer, Tennis Player, Ecuadorian
🎵"Chet" Atkins -- Birth Anniversary -- b.6/20/1924 N.S. d.6/30/2001 N.S. (77)
Hall of Famer, Music Producer, Arranger, Country Singer/Guitarist, Folk Guitarist
Names/Places: b. in Luttrell, TN; RFMN:Chester Burton
Misc: a legendary musician; of the Grand Ole Opry; he made over 100 albums; he oversaw Elvis Presley's biggest records
🏆🎾Doris Hart -- Birth Anniversary -- b.6/20/1925 d.5/29/2015 (89)
Hall of Famer, Tennis Player
🏆🏁🏊Jean Boiteux -- Birth Anniversary -- b.6/20/1933 N.S. d.4/11/2010 N.S. (76)
Hall of Famer, Swimmer, Olympic Athlete, French
Misc: 400m freestyle swimmer (Olympic-gold-1952)
🎵Lazy Lester -- Birth Anniversary -- b.6/20/1933 N.S. d.8/22/2018 N.S. (85)
Hall of Famer, Harmonicaist, Blues Singer/Guitarist
🎵Billy Guy -- Birth Anniversary -- b.6/20/1936 d.11/12/2002 (66)
Hall of Famer, Baritone, Rhythm and Blues Singer
Group Names: The Coasters
✍🎵Bob Porter -- Birth Anniversary -- b.6/20/1940 N.S. d.4/10/2021 N.S. (80)
Hall of Famer, Writer, Music Producer
Misc: discographer; radio presenter; reissued many classic blues and jazz recordings
🎵Ira Louvin -- Death Anniversary -- b.4/21/1924 d.6/20/1965 (41)
Hall of Famer, Mandolin, Country Singer/Guitarist
Names/Places: aka Ira Loudermilk
Misc: Grand Ole Opry
Group Names: The Louvin Bros
🏆⚽James "Jimmy" Clews Cowan -- Death Anniversary -- b.6/16/1926 N.S. d.6/20/1968 N.S. (42)
Hall of Famer, Soccer Player, Scottish
🎵Whitey Ford -- Death Anniversary -- b.5/12/1901 N.S. d.6/20/1986 N.S. (85)
Hall of Famer, Country Musician
Names/Places: RN:Benjamin Francis Ford; NN:The Duke Of Paducah
Misc: not to be confused with baseball legend Whitey Ford; country entertainer
🎵Lawrence Payton Jr. -- Death Anniversary -- b.3/2/1938 N.S. d.6/20/1997 N.S. (59)
Hall of Famer, Pop Singer
Group Names: The Four Tops
🏆🏁Raymond Parks -- Death Anniversary -- b.6/5/1914 d.6/20/2010 (96)
Hall of Famer, Racing Figure
Misc: not a racer but in the Motorsports Hall of Fame and NASCAR Hall of Fame; the owner of Red Byron's car which won NASCAR's first Strictly Stock championship in 1949.
⚖🏆🎾Robert Joseph "Bob" Kelleher -- Death Anniversary -- b.3/5/1913 d.6/20/2012 (99)
Hall of Famer, Judge/Jurist, Tennis Player
🏆🏌Peter Thomson -- Death Anniversary -- b.8/23/1929 N.S. d.6/20/2018 N.S. (88)
Hall of Famer, Golfer, Australian
Misc: British Open [1954, 55, 56, 58, 65]
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