Happy Birthday to these Gemini's who were born on June 6th.

  1. 1236 - Wen Tianxiang, Chinese prime minister (d. 1283)
  2. 1436 - Regiomontanus, German mathematician (d. 1476)
  3. 1502 - King John III of Portugal (d. 1557)
  4. 1519 - Andrea Cesalpino, Italian philosopher, physician, and botanist (d. 1603)
  5. 1542 - Richard Grenville, English soldier and explorer (d. 1591)
  6. 1576 - Giovanni Diodati, Swiss Protestant clergyman (d. 1649)
  7. 1580 - Godefroy Wendelin, Flemish astronomer (d. 1667)
  8. 1599 - Diego Velázquez, Spanish painter (d. 1660)
  9. 1606 - Pierre Corneille, French dramatist (d. 1684)
  10. 1622 - Claude-Jean Allouez, French Jesuit missionary and explorer (d.1857)
  11. 1714 - King Joseph I of Portugal (d. 1777)
  12. 1755 - Nathan Hale, American writer and patriot (d. 1776)
  13. 1756 - John Trumbull, American painter (d. 1843)
  14. 1799 - Alexander Pushkin, Russian poet (d. 1837)
  15. 1810 - Friedrich Wilhelm Schneidewin, German classical scholar (d. 1856)
  16. 1829 - Shusaku Honinbo, Japanese Go player (d. 1862)
  17. 1844 - Konstantin Savitsky, Russian painter (d. 1905)
  18. 1850 - Karl Ferdinand Braun, German physicist, Nobel Prize laureate (d. 1918)
  19. 1857 - Aleksandr Lyapunov, Russian mathematician (d. 1918)
  20. 1862 - Henry John Newbolt, English author (d. 1938)
  21. 1868 - Robert Falcon Scott, English explorer (d. 1912)
  22. 1872 - Tsarina Alexandra of Russia (d. 1918)
  23. 1875 - Thomas Mann, German writer, Nobel Prize laureate (d. 1955)
  24. 1890 - Ted Lewis, American bandleader (d. 1971)
  25. 1896 - Henry Allingham, English pilot and founding member of the Royal Air Force
  26. 1898 - Ninette de Valois, Irish dancer (d. 2001)
  27. 1898 - Walter Abel, American actor (d. 1987)
  28. 1900 - Manfred Sakel, Polish psychiatrist (d. 1957)
  29. 1901 - Sukarno, first President of Indonesia (d. 1970)
  30. 1902 - Jimmie Lunceford, American bandleader (d. 1947)
  31. 1903 - Aram Khachaturian, Armenian composer (d. 1978)
  32. 1906 - Max August Zorn, German-born mathematician (d. 1993)
  33. 1907 - Bill Dickey, baseball player, coach, manager, and scout (d. 1993)
  34. 1913 - Carlo L. Golino American scholar (d. 1991)
  35. 1916 - Henriette Roosenburg, Dutch journalist (d. 1972)
  36. 1917 - Kirk Kerkorian, American businessman
  37. 1918 - Edwin G. Krebs, American biochemist, recipient of the Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine
  38. 1923 - V.C. Andrews, American author (d. 1986)
  39. 1924 - Jinyong, Chinese novelist
  40. 1926 - Klaus Tennstedt, German conductor (d. 1998)
  41. 1929 - Sunil Dutt, Indian actor and politician (d. 2005)
  42. 1932 - David Scott, American astronaut
  43. 1933 - Heinrich Rohrer, Swiss physicist, Nobel Prize laureate
  44. 1934 - King Albert II of Belgium
  45. 1934 - Roy Innis, American civil rights activist
  46. 1936 - Levi Stubbs, American musician (The Four Tops)
  47. 1936 - A. Venkatesh Naik, Indian politician
  48. 1939 - Louis Andriessen, Dutch composer
  49. 1939 - Gary U.S. Bonds, American musician
  50. 1939 - Ed Giacomin, hockey player
  51. 1940 - Larry Lujack, American disc jockey
  52. 1943 - Richard Smalley, American chemist, Nobel Prize laureate
  53. 1944 - David Penhaligon, British politician
  54. 1944 - Phillip Allen Sharp, American scientist, recipient of the Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine
  55. 1945 - David E. Bonior, American politician
  56. 1945 - David Dukes, American actor (d. 2000)
  57. 1947 - David Blunkett, English politician
  58. 1947 - Ada Kok, Dutch swimmer
  59. 1948 - Tony Levin, American bassist
  60. 1949 - Robert Englund, American actor
  61. 1952 - Yukihiro Takahashi, Japanese musician and singer (Yellow Magic Orchestra)
  62. 1954 - Harvey Fierstein, American actor
  63. 1954 - Cynthia Rylant, American author
  64. 1955 - Sandra Bernhard, American actress and comedian
  65. 1956 - Björn Borg, Swedish tennis player
  66. 1956 - Bubbi Morthens, Icelandic singer and songwriter
  67. 1959 - Jimmy Jam, American record producer
  68. 1959 - Colin Quinn, American comedian
  69. 1959 - David Schultz, American wrestler (d. 1996)
  70. 1960 - Gary Graham, American actor
  71. 1960 - Steve Vai, American musician
  72. 1961 - Tom Araya, Chilean musician (Slayer)
  73. 1963 - Wolfgang Drechsler, German social scientist
  74. 1965 - Cam Neely, Canadian hockey player
  75. 1965 - Sean Yseult, American musician (White Zombie)
  76. 1967 - Paul Giamatti, American actor
  77. 1968 - François Avard, Canadian writer and scenarist
  78. 1970 - Eugeni Berzin, Russian cyclist
  79. 1970 - Anthony Norris, American professional wrestler
  80. 1970 - James Shaffer, American musician (Korn)
  81. 1972 - Cristina Scabbia, Italian singer (Lacuna Coil)
  82. 1974 - Uncle Kracker, American musician
  83. 1975 - Staci Keanan, American actress
  84. 1975 - Niklas Sundström, hockey player
  85. 1976 - Geoff Rowley, British skateboarder
  86. 1976 - aKido, a.k.a Kim Gaboury, Canadian musician
  87. 1976 - Ross Noble, British comedian
  88. 1978 - Carl Barât, English singer and guitarist (The Libertines and Dirty Pretty Things)
  89. 1978 - Judith Barsi, American actress (d. 1988)
  90. 1978 - Mariana Popova, Bulgarian singer
  91. 1980 - Martin Devaney, English footballer
  92. 1980 - Matt Belisle, baseball player
  93. 1981 - Johnny Pacar, American actor