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History Births on June 25


Georges Courteline
Georges Courteline, French author and playwright (d. 1929)

#Georges_Courteline

Aya Matsuura
Aya Matsuura, Japanese singer and actress

#Aya_Matsuura

Álvaro Siza Vieira
Álvaro Siza Vieira, Portuguese architect, designed the Porto School of Architecture

#Álvaro_Siza_Vieira

Mike Stanley
Mike Stanley, American baseball player

#Mike_Stanley

Henry H. Arnold
Henry H. Arnold, American general (d. 1950)

#Henry_H._Arnold

Frigyes Karinthy
Frigyes Karinthy, Hungarian author, poet, and journalist (d. 1938)

#Frigyes_Karinthy

Ian McDonald (musician)
Ian McDonald, English guitarist and saxophonist

#Ian_McDonald_(musician)

John Powell (athlete)
John Powell, American discus thrower

#John_Powell_(athlete)

Clifton Chenier
Clifton Chenier, American singer-songwriter and accordion player (d. 1987)

#Clifton_Chenier

Ricky Gervais
Ricky Gervais, English comedian, actor, director, producer and singer

#Ricky_Gervais

Roope Latvala
Roope Latvala, Finnish guitarist

#Roope_Latvala

Jason Gallian
Jason Gallian, Australian-English cricketer and educator

#Jason_Gallian

Greg Raymer
Greg Raymer, American poker player and lawyer

#Greg_Raymer

Willard Van Orman Quine
Willard Van Orman Quine, American philosopher and academic (d. 2000)

#Willard_Van_Orman_Quine

Robert Venturi
Robert Venturi, American architect and academic (d. 2018)

#Robert_Venturi

Kiur Aarma
Kiur Aarma, Estonian journalist and producer

#Kiur_Aarma

Nils Karlsson
Nils Karlsson, Swedish skier (d. 2012)

#Nils_Karlsson

Carlos Delgado
Carlos Delgado, Puerto Rican-American baseball player and coach

#Carlos_Delgado

Lassie Lou Ahern
Lassie Lou Ahern, American actress (d. 2018)

#Lassie_Lou_Ahern

Sidney Lumet
Sidney Lumet, American director, producer, and screenwriter (d. 2011)

#Sidney_Lumet

Jamie Redknapp
Jamie Redknapp, English footballer and coach

#Jamie_Redknapp

Péter Erd?
Péter Erd?, Hungarian cardinal

#Péter_Erd?

Tim Finn
Tim Finn, New Zealand singer-songwriter

#Tim_Finn

Nikiforos Diamandouros
Nikiforos Diamandouros, Greek academic and politician

#Nikiforos_Diamandouros

Tracey Spicer
Tracey Spicer, Australian journalist

#Tracey_Spicer

Géza Gyóni
Géza Gyóni, Hungarian soldier and poet (d. 1917)

#Géza_Gyóni

Vladimir Kramnik
Vladimir Kramnik, Russian chess player

#Vladimir_Kramnik

Harold Roe Bartle
Harold Roe Bartle, American businessman and politician, 47th Mayor of Kansas City (d. 1974)

#Harold_Roe_Bartle

Richard Clarke (bishop)
Richard Clarke, Irish archbishop

#Richard_Clarke_(bishop)

Hermann Oberth
Hermann Oberth, Romanian-German physicist and engineer (d. 1989)

#Hermann_Oberth

Johnny Herbert
Johnny Herbert, English race car driver and sportscaster

#Johnny_Herbert

Kristina Abelli Elander
Kristina Abelli Elander, Swedish artist

#Kristina_Abelli_Elander

Virginia Patton
Virginia Patton, American actress and businesswoman

#Virginia_Patton

Alex Toth
Alex Toth, American animator and screenwriter (d. 2006)

#Alex_Toth

George Abbott
George Abbott, American director, producer, and screenwriter (d. 1995)

#George_Abbott

James Farnell
James Farnell, Australian politician, 8th Premier of New South Wales (d. 1888)

#James_Farnell

Edgar Morais
Edgar Morais, Portuguese actor, director, producer, and screenwriter

#Edgar_Morais

Yasuhito, Prince Chichibu
Yasuhito, Prince Chichibu of Japan (d. 1953)

#Yasuhito,_Prince_Chichibu

Margaret Anstee
Margaret Anstee, English diplomat (d. 2016)

#Margaret_Anstee

Elisabeth Parr, Marchioness of Northampton
Elisabeth Parr, Marchioness of Northampton (d. 1565)

#Elisabeth_Parr,_Marchioness_of_Northampton

Alastair Bruce of Crionaich
Alastair Bruce of Crionaich, English-Scottish journalist and author

#Alastair_Bruce_of_Crionaich

Michele Merkin
Michele Merkin, American model and television host

#Michele_Merkin

Allen Lanier
Allen Lanier, American guitarist and songwriter (d. 2013)

#Allen_Lanier

Seda Tokatl?o?lu
Seda Tokatl?o?lu, Turkish volleyball player

#Seda_Tokatl?o?lu

Willis Reed
Willis Reed, American basketball player, coach, and manager

#Willis_Reed

Carly Simon
Carly Simon, American singer-songwriter

#Carly_Simon

Gabriel Auguste Daubrée
Gabriel Auguste Daubrée, French geologist and engineer (d. 1896)

#Gabriel_Auguste_Daubrée

George Orwell
George Orwell, British novelist, essayist, and critic (d. 1950)

#George_Orwell

Joseph Foullon de Doué
Joseph Foullon de Doué, French soldier and politician, Controller-General of Finances (d. 1789)

#Joseph_Foullon_de_Doué

John Benjamin Hickey
John Benjamin Hickey, American actor

#John_Benjamin_Hickey

Joanna II of Naples
Joanna II of Naples (d. 1435)

#Joanna_II_of_Naples

Peyo
Peyo, Belgian author and illustrator, created The Smurfs (d. 1992)

#Peyo

Mckenna Grace
Mckenna Grace, American actress

#Mckenna_Grace

Marc Janko
Marc Janko, Austrian footballer

#Marc_Janko

Taufiq Ismail
Taufiq Ismail, Indonesian poet and activist

#Taufiq_Ismail

Miguel Layún
Miguel Layún, Mexican footballer

#Miguel_Layún

John A. Wickham Jr.
John A. Wickham Jr., United States Army general

#John_A._Wickham_Jr.

Lauren Bush
Lauren Bush, American model and fashion designer

#Lauren_Bush

Eddie Floyd
Eddie Floyd, American R&B/soul singer-songwriter

#Eddie_Floyd

Daryush Shokof
Daryush Shokof, Iranian director, producer, and screenwriter

#Daryush_Shokof

Linda Cardellini
Linda Cardellini, American actress

#Linda_Cardellini

Eva Bayer-Fluckiger
Eva Bayer-Fluckiger, Swiss mathematician and academic

#Eva_Bayer-Fluckiger

Aaron Sele
Aaron Sele, American baseball player and scout

#Aaron_Sele

J. Hans D. Jensen
J. Hans D. Jensen, German physicist and academic, Nobel Prize laureate (d. 1973)

#J._Hans_D._Jensen

Michel Tremblay
Michel Tremblay, Canadian author and playwright

#Michel_Tremblay

Simon Ammann
Simon Ammann, Swiss ski jumper

#Simon_Ammann

Gustave Charpentier
Gustave Charpentier, French composer and conductor (d. 1956)

#Gustave_Charpentier

B. J. Habibie
B. J. Habibie, Indonesian engineer and politician, 3rd President of Indonesia (d. 2019)

#B._J._Habibie

June Lockhart
June Lockhart, American actress

#June_Lockhart

David Douglas (botanist)
David Douglas, Scottish-English botanist and explorer (d. 1834)

#David_Douglas_(botanist)

Mary Beth Peil
Mary Beth Peil, American actress and singer

#Mary_Beth_Peil

John Albert Vasa
John Albert Vasa, Polish cardinal (d. 1634)

#John_Albert_Vasa

Pietro Fittipaldi
Pietro Fittipaldi, Brazilian-American race car driver

#Pietro_Fittipaldi

William T. Cahill
William T. Cahill, American lawyer and politician, 46th Governor of New Jersey (d. 1996)

#William_T._Cahill

Celia Franca
Celia Franca, English-Canadian ballerina and choreographer, founded the National Ballet of Canada (d. 2007)

#Celia_Franca

Karim Matmour
Karim Matmour, Algerian footballer

#Karim_Matmour

Layla El
Layla El, English wrestler, model, and dancer

#Layla_El

Anne Revere
Anne Revere, American actress (d. 1990)

#Anne_Revere

Bartholomeus V. Welser
Bartholomeus V. Welser, German banker (d. 1561)

#Bartholomeus_V._Welser

Mikhail Youzhny
Mikhail Youzhny, Russian tennis player

#Mikhail_Youzhny

Kerri Pottharst
Kerri Pottharst, Australian beach volleyball player

#Kerri_Pottharst

Judy Howe
Judy Howe, American artistic gymnast

#Judy_Howe

Patrick Tambay
Patrick Tambay, French race car driver

#Patrick_Tambay

Therese Johaug
Therese Johaug, Norwegian cross-country skier

#Therese_Johaug

Walther Nernst
Walther Nernst, German chemist and physicist, Nobel Prize laureate (d. 1941)

#Walther_Nernst

Jimmie Walker
Jimmie Walker, American actor and comedian

#Jimmie_Walker

Beatrice of England
Beatrice of England (d. 1275)

#Beatrice_of_England

Rain (entertainer)
Rain, South Korean singer and actor

#Rain_(entertainer)

Émile Francqui
Émile Francqui, Belgian soldier and diplomat (d. 1935)

#Émile_Francqui

Francesco Araja
Francesco Araja, Italian composer (d. 1762)

#Francesco_Araja

Michel Brault
Michel Brault, Canadian director, producer, and screenwriter (d. 2013)

#Michel_Brault

Glen Metropolit
Glen Metropolit, Canadian ice hockey player

#Glen_Metropolit

Ingeborg Bachmann
Ingeborg Bachmann, Austrian author and poet (d. 1973)

#Ingeborg_Bachmann

David Paich
David Paich, American singer-songwriter, keyboard player, and producer

#David_Paich

John McCrea (musician)
John McCrea, American singer-songwriter and musician

#John_McCrea_(musician)

Sonia Sotomayor
Sonia Sotomayor, American lawyer and judge

#Sonia_Sotomayor

Larry Kramer
Larry Kramer, American author, playwright, and activist, co-founded Gay Men's Health Crisis

#Larry_Kramer

Joseph Hii Teck Kwong
Joseph Hii Teck Kwong, Malaysian bishop

#Joseph_Hii_Teck_Kwong

Dell Curry
Dell Curry, American basketball player and coach

#Dell_Curry

Anthony Bourdain
Anthony Bourdain, American chef and author (d. 2018)

#Anthony_Bourdain

Hunter Foster
Hunter Foster, American actor and singer

#Hunter_Foster

George Sluizer
George Sluizer, French-Dutch director, producer, and screenwriter (d. 2014)

#George_Sluizer

Jack Cork
Jack Cork, English footballer

#Jack_Cork

Federico I Gonzaga, Marquess of Mantua
Federico I Gonzaga, Marquess of Mantua (d. 1484)

#Federico_I_Gonzaga,_Marquess_of_Mantua

Martin Gerschwitz
Martin Gerschwitz, German singer-songwriter and keyboard player

#Martin_Gerschwitz

Rose O'Neill
Rose O'Neill, American cartoonist, illustrator, artist, and writer (d. 1944)

#Rose_O'Neill

Roméo Dallaire
Roméo Dallaire, Dutch-Canadian general and politician

#Roméo_Dallaire

Louis Mountbatten, 1st Earl Mountbatten of Burma
Louis Mountbatten, 1st Earl Mountbatten of Burma, English admiral and politician, 44th Governor-General of India (d. 1979)

#Louis_Mountbatten,_1st_Earl_Mountbatten_of_Burma

Bert Hölldobler
Bert Hölldobler, German biologist and entomologist

#Bert_Hölldobler

Gunilla Bielke
Gunilla Bielke, Queen of Sweden (d. 1597)

#Gunilla_Bielke

Busy Philipps
Busy Philipps, American actress

#Busy_Philipps

Doreen Wells
Doreen Wells, English ballerina and actress

#Doreen_Wells

Zim Zum
Zim Zum, American guitarist and songwriter

#Zim_Zum

Iestyn Harris
Iestyn Harris, Welsh rugby player and coach

#Iestyn_Harris

Albert Costa
Albert Costa, Spanish tennis player and coach

#Albert_Costa

Erki Nool
Erki Nool, Estonian decathlete and politician

#Erki_Nool

Arnold Wolfendale
Arnold Wolfendale, English astronomer and academic

#Arnold_Wolfendale

Lutz Dombrowski
Lutz Dombrowski, German long jumper and educator

#Lutz_Dombrowski

Dikembe Mutombo
Dikembe Mutombo, Congolese-American basketball player

#Dikembe_Mutombo

Robert Charlebois
Robert Charlebois, Canadian singer-songwriter, guitarist, and actor

#Robert_Charlebois

Lola Ponce
Lola Ponce, Argentinian-Italian singer-songwriter and actress

#Lola_Ponce

Napole Polutele
Napole Polutele, French politician

#Napole_Polutele

George Michael
George Michael, English singer-songwriter and producer (d. 2016)

#George_Michael

Claude Seignolle
Claude Seignolle, French author (d. 2018)

#Claude_Seignolle

Milan Hnili?ka
Milan Hnili?ka, Czech ice hockey player

#Milan_Hnili?ka

Antoni Gaudí
Antoni Gaudí, Spanish architect, designed the Park Güell (d. 1926)

#Antoni_Gaudí

Anna Zaja
Anna Zaja, German tennis player

#Anna_Zaja

Aramis Ramírez
Aramis Ramírez, Dominican-American baseball player

#Aramis_Ramírez

Lele Pons
Lele Pons, Latina-American Internet personality

#Lele_Pons

Stig Sollander
Stig Sollander, Swedish Alpine skier

#Stig_Sollander

Neil Lennon
Neil Lennon, Northern Irish-Scottish footballer and manager

#Neil_Lennon

Shir? Ishii
Shir? Ishii, Japanese microbiologist and general (d. 1959)

#Shir?_Ishii

Jhonas Enroth
Jhonas Enroth, Swedish ice hockey player

#Jhonas_Enroth

Don Demeter
Don Demeter, American professional baseball player

#Don_Demeter

Marcus Stroud
Marcus Stroud, American football player

#Marcus_Stroud

Wilhelm Fabry
Wilhelm Fabry, German surgeon (d. 1634)

#Wilhelm_Fabry

Doug Gilmour
Doug Gilmour, Canadian ice hockey player and manager

#Doug_Gilmour

Boris Trajkovski
Boris Trajkovski, Macedonian politician, 2nd President of the Republic of Macedonia (d. 2004)

#Boris_Trajkovski

Sam Francis
Sam Francis, American soldier and painter (d. 1994)

#Sam_Francis

Denys Arcand
Denys Arcand, Canadian director, producer, and screenwriter

#Denys_Arcand

Yann Martel
Yann Martel, Spanish-Canadian author

#Yann_Martel

Timur Bekmambetov
Timur Bekmambetov, Kazakh director, producer, and screenwriter

#Timur_Bekmambetov

Kay Sage
Kay Sage, American painter and poet (d. 1963)

#Kay_Sage

Francesco Marchisano
Francesco Marchisano, Italian cardinal (d. 2014)

#Francesco_Marchisano

Jamshid Amouzegar
Jamshid Amouzegar, 43rd Prime Minister of Iran (d. 2016)

#Jamshid_Amouzegar

Marta Abba
Marta Abba, Italian actress (d. 1988)

#Marta_Abba

Kyle Chalmers, Australian swimmer
Sione Mata'utia, Australian rugby league player
Liisi Rist, Estonian cyclist
Andi Eigenmann, Filipino actress
Rafael Morais, Portuguese actor, director, and screenwriter
Todd Cooper, English swimmer
Richard Hughes, Scottish footballer
Marko Albert, Estonian swimmer and triathlete
Luke Scott, American baseball player
Carlos Nieto, Argentinian-Italian rugby player
José Cancela, Uruguayan footballer
Nisha Ganatra, Canadian director, producer, and screenwriter
René Corbet, Canadian ice hockey player
Saif al-Islam Gaddafi, Libyan engineer and politician
Michael Tucker, American baseball player
Rod Kafer, Australian rugby player and sportscaster
Karen Darke, English cyclist and author
Ariel Gore, American journalist and author
Vaios Karagiannis, Greek footballer and manager
Adrian Garvey, Zimbabwean-South African rugby player
Phil Emery, Australian cricketer
Laurent Rodriguez, French rugby player
Craig Johnston, South African-Australian footballer and photographer
Brian Hayward, Canadian ice hockey player and sportscaster
Bobbie Vaile, Australian astrophysicist and astronomer (d. 1996)
Jari Puikkonen, Finnish ski jumper
George Becali, Romanian businessman, politician
Greg Millen, Canadian ice hockey player and sportscaster
Craig Young, Australian rugby player and coach
Frank Paschek, German long jumper
Vic Marks, English cricketer and sportscaster
Lina Romay, Spanish actress (d. 2012)
Mario Lessard, Canadian ice hockey player
Ian Davis, Australian cricketer
Olivier Ameisen, French-American cardiologist and educator (d. 2013)
Alan Green, Northern Irish sportscaster
Marcello Toninelli, Italian author and screenwriter
Yoon Joo-sang, South Korean actor
John Hilton, English table tennis player
Harry Womack, American singer (d. 1974)
Baba Gana Kingibe, Nigerian politician
Gary David Goldberg, American screenwriter and producer (d. 2013)
John Albert Raven, Scottish academic and ecologist
Clint Warwick, English bass player (d. 2004)
A. J. Quinnell, English-Maltese author (d. 2005)
Judy Amoore, Australian runner
Allen Fox, American tennis player and coach
Derek Foster, Baron Foster of Bishop Auckland, English politician
Charles Sheffield, English-American mathematician, physicist, and author (d. 2002)
Tony Lanfranchi, English race car driver (d. 2004)
Ray Butt, English television producer and director (d. 2013)
Beatriz Sheridan, Mexican actress and director (d. 2006)
Jack W. Hayford, American minister and author
Jean Geissinger, American baseball player (d. 2014)
Tim Parnell, English race car driver (d. 2017)
Peter Blake, English painter and illustrator
V. P. Singh, Indian lawyer and politician, 7th Prime Minister of India (d. 2008)
Eric Carle, American author and illustrator
Bill Russo, American pianist and composer (d. 2003)
Alexei Alexeyevich Abrikosov, Russian-American physicist and academic, Nobel Prize laureate (d. 2017)
Chuck Smith, American pastor, founded the Calvary Chapel (d. 2013)
Antal Róka, Hungarian runner (d. 1970)
Kep Enderby, Australian lawyer, judge, and politician, 23rd Attorney-General for Australia (d. 2015)
Salihu Ibrahim, Nigerian Army Officer
Clay Evans, American Baptist pastor
William J. Castagna, American lawyer and judge
Madan Mohan, Iraqi-Indian composer and director (d. 1975)
Dimitar Isakov, Bulgarian football player
Dorothy Gilman, American author (d. 2012)
Johnny Smith, American guitarist and songwriter (d. 2013)
P. H. Newby, English soldier and author (d. 1997)
Whipper Billy Watson, Canadian-American wrestler and trainer (d. 1990)
Cyril Fletcher, English actor and screenwriter (d. 2005)
William Howard Stein, American chemist and biologist, Nobel Prize laureate (d. 1980)
Rupert Wildt, German-American astronomer and academic (d. 1976)
Georgia Hale, American silent film actress and real estate investor (d. 1985)
Zinaida Aksentyeva, Ukrainian/Soviet astronomer (d. 1969)
Daniel-Henry Kahnweiler, German-French art collector and historian (d. 1979)
Natalia Alexeievna of Russia (d. 1776)
William de Montagu, 2nd Earl of Salisbury, English commander (d. 1397)