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History Births on June 30

Florence Ballard
Florence Ballard, American pop/soul singer (The Supremes) (d. 1976)


David Lidington
David Lidington, English historian, academic, and politician, Minister of State for Europe


Félix Savart
Félix Savart, French physicist and psychologist (d. 1841)


Ebrahim Amini
Ebrahim Amini, Iranian politician


Friedrich Theodor Vischer
Friedrich Theodor Vischer, German author, poet, and playwright (d.1887)


Volker Beck (athlete)
Volker Beck, German hurdler and coach


Susan Hayward
Susan Hayward, American actress (d. 1975)


Sanath Jayasuriya
Sanath Jayasuriya, Sri Lankan cricketer and politician


Nicola Pozzi
Nicola Pozzi, Italian footballer


Horace Vernet
Horace Vernet, French painter and academic (d. 1863)


Trevor Ariza
Trevor Ariza, American basketball player


Brian Bloom
Brian Bloom, American actor and screenwriter


Tomislav Ivi?
Tomislav Ivi?, Croatian football coach and manager (d. 2011)


Robert Ballard
Robert Ballard, American lieutenant and oceanographer


Frank McCabe (basketball)
Frank McCabe, American basketball player


David Garrison
David Garrison, American actor and singer


Paul Barras
Paul Barras, French soldier and politician (d. 1829)


Yngwie Malmsteen
Yngwie Malmsteen, Swedish guitarist and songwriter


Ed Lewis (wrestler)
Ed Lewis, American wrestler and manager (d. 1966)


Daniel Goldhagen
Daniel Goldhagen, American political scientist, author, and academic


John, Elector of Saxony
John, Elector of Saxony (d. 1532)


Chan Ho Park
Chan Ho Park, South Korean baseball player


Andy Scott (guitarist)
Andy Scott, Welsh singer-songwriter, guitarist, and producer


Hal Lindes
Hal Lindes, American-English guitarist and film score composer


Brendan Perry
Brendan Perry, English singer-songwriter, guitarist, and producer


Sylvain Chavanel
Sylvain Chavanel, French cyclist


Barbora Špotáková
Barbora Špotáková, Czech javelin thrower


Mitch Richmond
Mitch Richmond, American basketball player


Phil Anselmo
Phil Anselmo, American singer-songwriter and producer


Vincent D'Onofrio
Vincent D'Onofrio, American actor


Ryan ten Doeschate
Ryan ten Doeschate, Dutch cricketer


Ryan Cook (baseball)
Ryan Cook, American baseball player


Man Mountain Dean
Man Mountain Dean, American wrestler and sergeant (d. 1953)


Sandip Verma, Baroness Verma
Sandip Verma, Baroness Verma, Indian-English businesswoman and politician


Czes?aw Mi?osz
Czes?aw Mi?osz, Polish novelist, essayist, and poet, Nobel Prize laureate (d. 2004)


Fred Schaus
Fred Schaus, American basketball player and coach (d. 2010)


Ed Yost
Ed Yost, American inventor of the modern hot air balloon (d. 2007)


Georges Duhamel
Georges Duhamel, French author and critic (d. 1966)


Raymond Moody
Raymond Moody, American parapsychologist and author


Harry Wismer
Harry Wismer, American sportscaster (d. 1967)


Monica Potter
Monica Potter, American actress


Esa-Pekka Salonen
Esa-Pekka Salonen, Finnish conductor and composer


Stanley Clarke
Stanley Clarke, American bass player and composer


Harry Blackstone Jr.
Harry Blackstone Jr., American magician and author (d. 1997)


Sterling Marlin
Sterling Marlin, American race car driver


Rob Nieuwenhuys
Rob Nieuwenhuys, Dutch writer (d. 1999)


Murray Cook
Murray Cook, Australian musician, actor, songwriter and producer


José Emilio Pacheco
José Emilio Pacheco, Mexican poet and author (d. 2014)


Alfonso López Michelsen
Alfonso López Michelsen, Colombian lawyer and politician, 24th President of Colombia (d. 2007)


Katherine Ryan
Katherine Ryan, UK-based Canadian comedian, presenter


N (singer)
N, South Korean singer


Anna Levandi
Anna Levandi, Russian figure skater and coach


Alicia Fox
Alicia Fox, American wrestler, model, and actress


Lizzy Caplan
Lizzy Caplan, American actress


Nancy Dussault
Nancy Dussault, American actress and singer


Seyi Olofinjana
Seyi Olofinjana, Nigerian footballer


Billy Mills
Billy Mills, American sprinter


Charles VIII of France
Charles VIII of France (d. 1498)


Patrick Ivuti
Patrick Ivuti, Kenyan runner


Juan Bosch (politician)
Juan Bosch, 43rd President of the Dominican Republic (d. 2001)


John Van Ryn
John Van Ryn, American tennis player (d. 1999)


Ernest Mason Satow
Ernest Mason Satow, English orientalist and diplomat (d. 1929)


Ludwig Bölkow
Ludwig Bölkow, German engineer (d. 2003)


Walter Ulbricht
Walter Ulbricht, German soldier and politician (d. 1973)


Roman Shukhevych
Roman Shukhevych, Ukrainian general and politician (d. 1950)


Joseph Dalton Hooker
Joseph Dalton Hooker, English botanist and explorer (d. 1911)


Antonio Chimenti
Antonio Chimenti, Italian footballer and manager


Tunku Ismail Idris
Tunku Ismail Idris, Crown Prince of Johor, Malaysia


Fabiana Vallejos
Fabiana Vallejos, Argentinian footballer


Hassan Hassanzadeh Amoli
Hassan Hassanzadeh Amoli, Islamic philosopher, theologian, mathematician and mystic


Clive Nolan
Clive Nolan, English musician, composer and producer


Yo-Yo Davalillo
Yo-Yo Davalillo, Venezuelan baseball player and manager (d. 2013)


Cheryl (singer)
Cheryl, English singer and TV personality


Frederick Bligh Bond
Frederick Bligh Bond, English architect and archaeologist (d. 1945)


Cho Jae-hyun
Cho Jae-hyun, South Korean actor


David Myers (Australian footballer)
David Myers, Australian footballer


Ben Utecht
Ben Utecht, American football player


Fredy Guarín
Fredy Guarín, Colombian footballer


Frank Rost
Frank Rost, German footballer and manager


Ben Cousins
Ben Cousins, Australian footballer


Pierre Blanchar
Pierre Blanchar, Algerian-French actor and director (d. 1963)


Washington SyCip
Washington SyCip, American-Filipino accountant (d. 2017)


Dave Van Ronk
Dave Van Ronk, American singer-songwriter and guitarist (d. 2002)


Fantasia Barrino
Fantasia Barrino, American singer-songwriter and actress


Ron Harris (ice hockey)
Ron Harris, Canadian ice hockey player and coach


Andrew Hill (jazz musician)
Andrew Hill, American pianist and composer (d. 2007)


John Frederick I, Elector of Saxony
John Frederick I, Elector of Saxony (d. 1554)


Rupert Graves
Rupert Graves, English actor, director, and screenwriter


Tony Musante
Tony Musante, American actor and screenwriter (d. 2013)


Tony Fernández
Tony Fernández, Dominican baseball player


Assia Djebar
Assia Djebar, Algerian-French author and translator (d. 2015)


Elisa Jordana
Elisa Jordana, American singer-songwriter, radio and TV personality


Paul Berg
Paul Berg, American biochemist and academic, Nobel Prize laureate


Glenn Shorrock
Glenn Shorrock, English-Australian singer-songwriter


Heinz Warneke
Heinz Warneke, German-American sculptor and educator (d. 1983)


John, Prince of Asturias
John, Prince of Asturias, Son of Ferdinand II of Aragon and Isabella I of Castile (d. 1497)


Michael Phelps
Michael Phelps, American swimmer


Marcus Burghardt
Marcus Burghardt, German cyclist


Mike Tyson
Mike Tyson, American boxer and actor


David Alan Grier
David Alan Grier, American actor, singer, and comedian


Saeed Akhtar Mirza
Saeed Akhtar Mirza, Indian director and screenwriter


Meinhardt Schomberg, 3rd Duke of Schomberg
Meinhardt Schomberg, 3rd Duke of Schomberg, German-English general (d. 1719)


Asbel Kiprop
Asbel Kiprop, Kenyan runner


Ralf Schumacher
Ralf Schumacher, German race car driver


Sandra Cam
Sandra Cam, Belgian swimmer


Wayne Swan
Wayne Swan, Australian academic and politician, 14th Deputy Prime Minister of Australia


Tom Davies (footballer, born 1998)
Tom Davies, English footballer


Paul Boffa
Paul Boffa, Maltese physician and politician, 5th Prime Minister of Malta (d. 1962)


Mario Lanfranchi
Mario Lanfranchi, Italian director, screenwriter, producer, collector and actor


Jack McConnell
Jack McConnell, Scottish educator and politician, 3rd First Minister of Scotland


Serzh Sargsyan
Serzh Sargsyan, Armenian politician, 3rd President of Armenia


Madge Bellamy
Madge Bellamy, American actress (d. 1990)


Ron Swoboda
Ron Swoboda, American baseball player and sportscaster


John Gay
John Gay, English poet and playwright (d. 1732)


John Harlin
John Harlin, American pilot and mountaineer (d. 1966)


Ahmed Zaki Yamani
Ahmed Zaki Yamani, Saudi Arabian politician


Tony Hatch
Tony Hatch, English pianist, composer, and producer


Lena Horne
Lena Horne, American actress, singer, and activist (d. 2010)


Thomas Lovell Beddoes
Thomas Lovell Beddoes, English poet, playwright, and physician (d. 1849)


David Berglas
David Berglas, American magician and mentalist


Bud Black
Bud Black, American baseball player and manager


Steffen Liebig, German rugby player
Andrew Hedgman, New Zealand runner
Allegra Versace, Italian-American businesswoman
Ignacio Carrasco, Mexican footballer
Matt Kirk, Canadian football player
Can Artam, Turkish race car driver
Rade Prica, Swedish footballer
Claudio Rivalta, Italian footballer
James Bannatyne, New Zealand footballer
Hezekiél Sepeng, South African runner
Mark Grudzielanek, American baseball player and manager
Sébastien Rose, Canadian director and screenwriter
Uta Rohländer, German sprinter
Victoria Kaspi, American-Canadian astrophysicist and academic
David Busst, English footballer and manager
Patrik Bodén, Swedish javelin thrower
Gary Pallister, English footballer and sportscaster
Steve Duchesne, Canadian-American ice hockey player and coach
Mark Waters, American director and producer
Alexandra, Countess of Frederiksborg
Olha Bryzhina, Ukrainian sprinter
Julianne Regan, English singer-songwriter and guitarist
Lynne Jolitz, American computer scientist and programmer
Sakis Tsiolis, Greek footballer and manager
Pam Royle, British television presenter, journalist and voice coach
Brian Vollmer, Canadian singer
Pierre Charles, Dominican educator and politician, 5th Prime Minister of Dominica (d. 2004)
Stephen Barlow, English organist, composer, and conductor
Athanassios S. Fokas, Greek mathematician and academic
Uwe Kliemann, German footballer, coach, and manager
Peter Pollock, South African cricketer and author
Mark Spoelstra, American singer-songwriter and guitarist (d. 2007)
Barry Hines, English author and screenwriter (d. 2016)
Larry Henley, American singer-songwriter (d. 2014)
Joan Murrell Owens, American educator and marine biologist (d. 2011)
Orval Tessier, Canadian ice hockey player and coach
M. J. K. Smith, English cricketer and rugby player
Kaye Vaughan, American football player
Ronald Rene Lagueux, American judge
Ignatius Peter VIII Abdalahad, Syrian bishop (d. 2018)
Ben Atchley, American politician (d. 2018)
Yang Ti-liang, Chinese judge
Nathaniel Tarn, American poet, essayist, anthropologist, and translator
James Goldman, American screenwriter and playwright (d. 1998)
Shirley Fry Irvin, American tennis player
Max Trepp, Swiss sprinter
Andy Jack, English footballer
Al Besselink, American professional golfer
Eleanor Ross Taylor, American poet and educator (d. 2011)
Willa Kim, American costume designer (d. 2016)
Allan Houser, American sculptor and painter (d. 1994)
Francisco da Costa Gomes, Portuguese general and politician, 15th President of Portugal (d. 2001)
María Luisa Dehesa Gómez Farías, Mexican architect (d. 2009)
Dan Reeves, American businessman and philanthropist (d. 1971)
Nagarjun, Indian poet (d. 1998)
Luigi Rovere, Italian film producer (d. 1996)
Winston Graham, English author (d. 2003)
Anthony Mann, American actor and director (d. 1967)
Stanley Spencer, English painter (d. 1959)
Archibald Frazer-Nash, English motor car designer, engineer and founder of Frazer Nash (d. 1965)
Ji?í Antonín Benda, Czech composer, violinist and Kapellmeister (d. 1795)
Abu l-Hasan Ali I, ruler of Tunisia (d. 1756)
Giovanni Maria Sabino, Italian organist, composer, and educator (d. 1649)
Martín de Rada, Spanish missionary (d. 1578)
John de Warenne, 7th Earl of Surrey, English magnate (d. 1347)