June 17 Birthdays :156 Famous People Birthdays on 17 June

Igor Stravinsky Birthday (June 17th)

Igor Stravinsky was a famous Russian composer, pianist, and conductor. He was born on June 17, 1882 in Orianenbaum, Russia. His Genres are Symphony, Music Theater, Vocal Music, Concerto, keyboard music. He has no sound training in piano as that of any other upper-class child. He had his train....

Newt Gingrich Birthday (June 17th)

Newt Gingrich Newt Gingrich or Newton Leroy Gingrich has left his imprint to the life of American as a great politician. Newt served United States House of representative as a speaker from the year 1995 to 1999. Newt Gingrich was chosen as “Person of The Year” by Times ....

James Weldon Johnson Biography

Born: June 17, 1871, Jacksonville, Florida, United States Died: June 26, 1938, Wiscasset, Maine, United States Siblings: J. Rosamond Johnson Education: Clark Atlanta University, Columbia University, Fisk University Birth Details Son of Helen Louise Dillet and James Johnson, James Weldon Johnso....

June 17 Birthday Wishes

June 17 Birthday Wishes

When I paint my masterpiece‚ I am pretty sure there will be a spot for you. Happy Birthday.

Just when the caterpillar thinks that it is all grown up‚ it becomes a butterfly. Happy Birthday Butterfly.

June 17Birthday Quotes

'My birthday is a day when all I want is to bask in the love of my family and rarely accept offers for concerts and shows if they are to be held on this day.'

Kailash Kher

'All the world is birthday cake‚ so take a piece‚ but not too much.'

George Harrison

People Born on June 17

Year Name
1268 Lord Borchard de Herle English diplomat (d. 1305)
1603 Joseph of Cupertino Italian saint (d. 1663)
1691 Giovanni Paolo Pannini Italian painter and architect (d. 1765)
1693 Johann Georg Walch German theologian (d. 1775)
1704 John Kay English inventor (d. 1780)
1714 Alexander Gottlieb Baumgarten German philosopher (d. 1762)
1714 Cesar-Francois Cassini de Thury French astronomer (d. 1784)
1718 George Howard British field marshal (d. 1796)
1742 William Hooper American signer of the United States Declaration of Independence (d. 1790)
1808 Henrik Wergeland Norwegian poet‚ playwright and linguist (d. 1845)
1810 Ferdinand Freiligrath German writer (d. 1876)
1811 Jn Sigur?sson Icelandic independence fighter (d. 1879)
1818 Charles Gounod French composer (d. 1893)
1818 Sophie of Wrttemberg Queen of the Netherlands (d. 1877)
1832 Sir William Crookes English physicist and chemist (d. 1919)
1839 Arthur Tooth English Anglican clergyman (d. 1931)
1858 Ebenezer Sumner Draper 44th Governor of Massachusetts (d. 1914)
1861 Pete Browning American baseball player (d. 1905)
1861 Omar Bundy American Army general (d. 1940)
1863 Charles Michael Duke of Mecklenburg‚ Russian-born head of the House of Mecklenburg-Strelitz (d. 1934)
1867 Flora Finch British-American silent-film comedienne (d. 1940)
1867 John Robert Gregg American inventor (d. 1948)
1867 Henry Lawson Australian poet (d. 1922)
1880 Carl Van Vechten American writer and photographer (d. 1964)
1881 Tommy Burns Canadian boxer (d. 1955)
1882 Adolphus Frederick VI Grand Duke of Mecklenburg (d. 1918)
1882 Igor Stravinsky Russian composer (d. 1971)
1888 Heinz Guderian German general (d. 1954)
1898 M. C. Escher Dutch artist (d. 1972)
1898 Carl Hermann German physicist (d. 1961)
1898 Harry Patch British supercentenarian (d. 2009)
1900 Martin Bormann German Nazi official (d. 1945)
1902 Sammy Fain American popular music composer (d. 1989)
1902 Alec Hurwood Australian cricketer (d. 1982)
1903 Ruth Wakefield American cook and hotelier (d. 1977)
1904 Ralph Bellamy American actor (d. 1991)
1907 Maurice Cloche French film director and screenwriter (d. 1990)
1907 Charles Eames American designer and architect (d. 1978)
1909 Elmer Lee Andersen Governor of Minnesota (d. 2004)
1909 Ralph E. Winters Canadian film editor (d. 2004)
1910 Red Foley American musician (d. 1968)
1910 George Hees Canadian politician (d. 1996)
1914 John Hersey American writer and journalist (d. 1993)
1915 "David ""Stringbean"" Akeman" American actor and country music banjo player (d. 1973)
1915 Karl Targownik Hungarian psychiatrist (d. 1996)
1916 Terry Gilkyson American singer‚ lyricist and composer (d. 1999)
1918 Ajahn Chah Thai meditation master (d. 1992)
1919 Beryl Reid British Actress (d. 1996)
1920 Jacob H. Gilbert American politician (d. 1981)
1920 Francois Jacob French biologist‚ Nobel laureate
1923 Elroy Hirsch American football player (d. 2004)
1927 Martin Bottcher German conductor
1929 Tigran Petrosian Armenian chess player (d. 1984)
1930 Brian Statham English cricketer (d. 2000)
1931 John Baldessari American conceptual artist
1932 Peter Lupus American actor
1932 John Murtha American politician (d. 2010)
1933 Harry Browne American writer and investment analyst (d. 2006)
1933 Christian Ferras French violinist (d. 1982)
1933 Maurice Stokes American basketball player (d. 1970)
1936 Ken Loach British film director
1936 Vern Harper Canadian First Nations Cree Elder and veteran of the Korean War
1940 George Akerlof American economist‚Nobel laureate
1942 Mohamed ElBaradei Egyptian IAEA director‚ recipient of the Nobel Peace Prize
1943 Newt Gingrich American politician
1943 Barry Manilow American musician
1943 Burt Rutan American aerospace engineer
1944 Randy Johnson American football player (d. 2009)
1944 Bill Rafferty American comedian and impressionist
1945 Frank Ashmore American actor
1945 Art Bell American radio broadcaster and author
1945 Tommy Franks American General
1945 Ken Livingstone English politician
1945 Eddy Merckx Belgian cyclist
1946 Peter Rosei Austrian writer
1947 Christopher Allport American actor (d. 2008)
1947 George S. Clinton American composer and musician
1947 Paul Young English singer and percussionist (d. 2000)
1947 Linda Chavez American author
1948 Dave Concepcin Venezuelan baseball player
1948 Aurelio Lpez Mexican baseball player (d. 1992)
1949 Snakefinger British-born guitarist‚ violinist‚singer and songwriter (The Residents) (d. 1987)
1950 Lee Tamahori New Zealand film director
1951 Joe Piscopo American actor
1952 Mike Milbury American ice hockey player‚ coach and executive
1954 Len Davies British pro wrestling promoter
1955 Gail Jones Australian author
1956 Chi-chi Nwanoku English double bassist
1957 Phil Chevron Irish guitarist‚ singer and songwriter
1957 Martin Dillon American opera singer (d. 2005)
1957 Jon Gries American actor
1957 Jack Wouterse Dutch actor
1958 Jello Biafra American singer (Dead Kennedys) and activist
1958 Bobby Farrelly American film director
1958 Sam Hamad Syrian-born Canadian politician
1958 Jon Leibowitz American government official
1958 Daniel McVicar American actor
1958 Derek Lee Ragin American countertenor
1960 Adrian Campos Spanish racing driver
1960 Thomas Haden Church American actor
1961 Koichi Yamadera Japanese seiyu‚ actor and tarento
1962 Michael Monroe Finnish singer (Hanoi Rocks)
1963 Greg Kinnear American actor
1964 Rinaldo Capello Italian racing driver
1964 Michael Gross German swimmer
1964 Erin Murphy American actress
1965 Dermontti Dawson American football player
1965 Dan Jansen American speed skater
1965 Dara O'Kearney Irish ultra runner and professional poker player
1966 Jason Patric American actor
1967 Eric Stefani American keyboardist‚songwriter (No Doubt) and cartoon animator
1967 Dorothea Roschmann German operatic soprano
1968 Julie Miller Hawaiian triathlete
1968 Minoru Suzuki Japanese professional wrestler and mixed martial artist
1969 Paul Tergat Kenyan long distance runner
1970 Stephane Fiset Canadian ice hockey player
1970 Will Forte American writer‚actor and comedian
1970 Jason Hanson American football player
1970 Popeye Jones American basketball player
1970 Michael Showalter American comedian
1970 Sasha Sokol Mexican singer and actress
1971 Mildred Fox Irish politician
1971 Paulina Rubio Mexican singer
1972 Sebastian White English drummer (Oasis)
1973 Krayzie Bone American rapper (Bone Thugs-N-Harmony)
1973 Louis Leterrier French film director
1973 Leander Paes Indian tennis player
1973 Christian Claudio Puerto Rican business consultant
1974 Evangelia Psarra Greek archer
1975 Jennifer Irwin Canadian actress
1975 Chloe Jones American pornographic actress (d. 2005)
1975 Joshua Leonard American actor
1976 Sven Nys Belgian cyclo-cross rider
1976 Scott Adkins English actor
1977 Mark Tauscher American football player
1977 Branko Tomovic Serbian actor
1978 Kumiko Aso Japanese actress
1978 Isabelle Delobel French ice dancer
1978 James Corden English actor and comedian
1979 Nick Rimando American footballer
1980 Kimeru Japanese singer
1980 Venus Williams American tennis player
1980 Jeph Jacques American webcomic writer
1981 Kyle Boller American football player
1981 Shane Watson Australian cricketer
1982 Marek Svatos Slovakian ice hockey player
1983 Connie Fisher English stage actress
1983 Kazunari Ninomiya Japanese singer and actor
1983 Lee Ryan British singer (Blue)
1984 John Gallagher Jr. American actor
1985 Marcos Baghdatis Cypriot tennis player
1985 Rafael Sbis Brazilian footballer
1988 Andrew Ogilvy Australian basketball player
1988 Stephanie Rice Australian swimmer
1989 Giorgos Tofas Cypriot footballer
1990 Jordan Henderson English footballer