1456 – Margaret of Denmark, Queen of Scotland was born on the 23rd June 1456 (died 1486).
1711 – Giovanni Battista Guadagnini the Italian instrument maker was born on the 23rd June 1711 (died 1786).
1750 – Déodat Gratet de Dolomieu the French geologist was born on the 23rd June 1750 (died 1801).
1894 – Alfred Kinsey the American entomologist and sexologist was born on the 23rd June 1894 (died 1956).
1929 – Donn F. Eisele the American colonel, pilot, and astronaut was born on the 23rd June 1929 (died 1987).
1936 – Richard Bach the American author was born on the 23rd June 1936. Richard Bach is best known as the author of the 1970s best-seller Jonathan Livingston Seagull and Illusions: The Adventures of a Reluctant Messiah.
1956 – Randy Jackson the American bass player and producer was born on the 23rd June 1956.
1958 – The Dutch Reformed Church accepted women ministers on the 23rd June 1958.
1961 – Zoran Janjetov the Serbian illustrator was born on the 23rd June 1961.
1969 – Software Industry IBM announced on the 23rd June 1969 that they would price its software and services separately from hardware thus creating the modern software industry, effective from January 1970.
1972 – Selma Blair the American actress was born on the 23rd June 1972.
1972 – Ron Corning the American journalist was born on the 23rd June 1972.
1974 – Joel Edgerton the Australian actor, producer, and screenwriter was born on the 23rd June 1974.
1975 ~ KT Tunstall (Kate Tunstall) the Scottish singer-songwriter and guitarist was born on the 23rd June 1975. KT Tunstall’s official website: www.KtTunstall.com | Facebook: www.facebook.com/ktTunstall | Twiter: www.Twitter.com/KtTunstall | instagram: www.instagram.com/KtTunstallFace | YouTube channel: www.YouTube.com/user/KtTunstallOfficial | YouTube video: KT Tunstall – Suddenly I See (2005) (Larger Than Life Version)…
1976 ~ Joe Becker the American guitarist and composer was born in Chicago, Illinois on the 23rd June 1976. Joe Becker started playing guitar at the age of 4 years old, and has recorded with Eddie Van Halen, Steve Vai, Jason Becker, Marty Friedman and Richie Sambora. Joe Becker’s official website: www.JoeBeckerMusic.com
1976 ~ Joe Hildebrand the Australian journalist was born in Melbourne on the 23rd June 1976. Joe Hildebrand is known for his work with The Daily Telegraph, The Punch, The Morning Show, Dumb, Drunk and Racist and Studio 10. Joe Hildebrand official verified Twitter: www.Twitter.com/Joe_Hildebrand | Facebook: www.facebook.com/Joe.Hildebrand | Daily Telegraph Joe Hildebrand Blog | The Punch.com.au Joe Hildebrand Bio
1980 ~ Becky Cloonan the American author and illustrator was born on the 23rd June 1980. Becky Cloonan is a comic book creator and known for her work published by Tokyopop and Vertigo. In 2012 Becky Cloonan became the 1st female artist to draw the main Batman title for DC Comics. Becky Cloonan official website: www.BeckyCloonan.net | Facebook: www.facebook.com/BeckyCloonanArt | Twitter: www.Twitter.com/BeckyCloonan | instagram: www.instagram.com/BeckyCloonan | Tumblr: www.BeckyCloonan.Tumblr.com
1989 – Lauren Bennett the English singer and dancer was born on the 23rd June 1989.
Today in History for June 23rd ~ video presented by the Associated Press…