George III (4 June 1738 – 29 January 1820) was King of Great Britain and King of Ireland from 25 October 1760 until the union of these two countries on 1 January 1801, after which he was King of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland until his death. Born George William Frederick in Norfolk House, St. James’s Square, London. (d. 1820)
Mabel Lucie Attwell
Mabel Lucie Attwell (4 June 1879 – 5 November 1964) was a British illustrator. She was known for her cute, nostalgic drawings of children. From 1914 onwards, she developed her trademark style of sentimentalised rotund cuddly infants, which became ubiquitous across a wide range of markets: cards, calendars, nursery equipment and pictures, crockery and dolls. Born in Mile End, London, England. (d. 1964)
Stringer Davis (4 June 1899 – 29 August 1973), was an English character actor. He was married to actress Dame Margaret Rutherford who insisted that he be given a small role in every film she made. Born James Buckley Stringer Davis in Birkenhead, Cheshire, England. (d. 1973)
Rosalind Russell (June 4, 1907 – November 28, 1976) was an American actress of stage and screen, perhaps best known for her role as a fast-talking newspaper reporter in the Howard Hawks screwball comedy His Girl Friday, as well as the role of Mame Dennis in the film Auntie Mame. She won all five Golden Globes for which she was nominated. Russell won a Tony Award in 1953 for Best Performance by an Actress in a Musical for her portrayal of Ruth in the Broadway show Wonderful Town. Born in Waterbury, Connecticut. (d. 1976)
Patience Strong (4 June 1907 – 28 August 1990) was a poet from the United Kingdom. Her poems were usually short, simple and imbued with sentimentality. Born Winifred Emma May in Catford, London. (d. 1990)
Sir Christopher Cockerell CBE RDI FRS (4 June 1910 – 1 June 1999) was an English engineer, best known as the inventor of the hovercraft. Born Christopher Sydney Cockerell in Cambridge, United Kingdom. (d. 1999)
Dennis Weaver (June 4, 1924 – February 24, 2006) was an American actor, best known for his work in television, including his role as Matt Dillon’s trusty helper Chester Goode on the long-running western series Gunsmoke, as Marshal Sam McCloud on the NBC police drama McCloud, and in the 1971 TV movie Duel, the first film of director Steven Spielberg. Born William Dennis Weaver in Joplin, Missouri.. (d. 2006)
Gerald Sim (4 June 1925 – 11 December 2014) was an English actor who is perhaps best known for playing the Rector in To the Manor Born. He was the younger brother of the actress Sheila Sim. Film and TV roles include The L-Shaped Room (1962), Séance on a Wet Afternoon (1964), King Rat (1965), Oh! What a Lovely War (1969), Ryan’s Daughter (1970). Born Gerald Grant Sim in Liverpool, Lancashire. (d. 2014)
Geoffrey Palmer, OBE (born 4 June 1927) is an English actor, known for his roles in British television sitcoms playing Jimmy Anderson in The Fall and Rise of Reginald Perrin, Ben Parkinson in Butterflies and Lionel Hardcastle in As Time Goes By. Born Geoffrey Dyson Palmer in London, England.
Bill Treacher (born 4 June 1930 in London) is an English actor, most famous for playing Arthur Fowler on the BBC soap opera EastEnders, for 11 years from 1985 to 1996. Born in London, England.
Bruce Dern (born June 4, 1936) is an American actor. He frequently takes roles as a supporting character actor, often playing villains of unstable nature. Dern has appeared in more than 80 feature films, and was nominated for an Oscar for his work in Coming Home. Dern is the father of actress Laura Dern (1967) by his ex-wife Diane Ladd. Born Bruce MacLeish Dern in Chicago, Illinois.
David Collings (born 4 June 1940) is an English actor. He has played various roles on television, including the leading dramatic role in Fyodor Dostoyevsky’s Crime and Punishment in 1964 and John Ruskin in The Love School (1975), a BBC series about the Pre-Raphaelites. Born in Brighton, East Sussex.
Michelle Phillips (born June 4, 1944) is an American singer, songwriter, and actress. She gained fame as a member of the 1960s group The Mamas & the Papas, and is the last surviving original member of the group. Born Holly Michelle Gilliam in Long Beach, California.
Robert “Bob” Champion MBE (born 4 June 1948) is an English former jump jockey who won the 1981 Grand National on Aldaniti. His triumph was made into a film Champions, with John Hurt portraying Champion. Born in Guisborough, Redcar and Cleveland, England.
Jimmy McCulloch (4 June 1953 – 27 September 1979) was a Scottish musician and songwriter best known for playing lead guitar in Paul McCartney’s Wings from 1974 to 1977. Born James McCulloch in Dumbarton, Scotland. (d. 1979)
Val McDermid (born 4 June 1955) is a Scottish crime writer, best known for a series of suspense novels starring her most famous creation, Dr. Tony Hill. Born in Kirkcaldy, Fife, Scotland.
Bradley Walsh (born 4 June 1960) is an English entertainer, actor and television presenter. Walsh starred in the ITV drama series Law & Order: UK and also presents the ITV quiz show The Chase. Between 2004 and 2006 he appeared as regular character Danny Baldwin in the long-running ITV soap opera Coronation Street. Born Bradley John Walsh in Watford, Hertfordshire, England.
Sean Pertwee (born 4 June 1964) is an English actor. His film credits include Four, Dog Soldiers, Event Horizon and The 51st State. He works regularly in television. He is the son of the actor Jon Pertwee. Born in London, England.
Noah Wyle (born June 4, 1971) is an American film, television and theatre actor. He is best known for his roles as Dr. John Carter in ER and as Tom Mason in Falling Skies. Born Noah Strausser Speer Wyle in Hollywood, California.
Debra Stephenson (born 4 June 1972) is an English actress, comedienne, impressionist and singer. In 1999 she played Shell Dockley in the ITV prison drama Bad Girls. From June 2004 to December 2006, Stephenson starred in the top rated British soap opera Coronation Street playing Frankie Baldwin. Born in Hull, East Riding of Yorkshire, England.
Russell Edward Brand (born 4 June 1975) is an English comedian, actor, and author. Brand is noted in the British media for his eccentricity, his behaviour as presenter of various award ceremonies and his former drug use. In 2008, he resigned from the BBC following prank calls he made to actor Andrew Sachs on The Russell Brand Show, which led to major changes to the BBC’s policy. His drug use, alcoholism and promiscuity have influenced his comedic material and public image. He is also widely known for his short marriage to Katy Perry which ended in 2012. Born in Grays, Essex, England..
Angelina Jolie (born June 4, 1975) is an American actress, film director, and screenwriter. She has received an Academy Award, two Screen Actors Guild Awards, and three Golden Globe Awards, and was named Hollywood’s highest-paid actress by Forbes in 2009 and 2011. She is the daughter of actor Jon Voight. Born Angelina Jolie Voight in Los Angeles, California,.
Bar Refaeli (born 4 June 1985) is an Israeli model and occasional actress. She was the cover model of the 2009 Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Issue and was voted #1 on Maxim magazine’s Hot 100 list of 2012. Born in Hod HaSharon, Israel.
Brooke Levi Vincent (born 4 June 1992) is an actress. She is known for her portrayal of Sophie Webster in the ITV soap opera Coronation Street from. She joined the soap in 2004. Born Brooke Levi Vincent in Audenshaw, Greater Manchester, England.