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Celebrity Birthdays for June 16: Actress Eileen Atkins ("The Crown," ''Doc Martin") is 90. Actor Bill Cobbs is 90. Country singer Billy "Crash" Craddock is 86. Author Joyce Carol Oates is 86. Singer Eddie Levert of The O'Jays is 82.

Celebrity Birthdays for June 16:


Actress Eileen Atkins ("The Crown," ''Doc Martin") is 90.

Actor Bill Cobbs is 90.

Country singer Billy "Crash" Craddock is 86.

Author Joyce Carol Oates is 86.

Singer Eddie Levert of The O'Jays is 82.

Actress Joan Van Ark is 81.

British singer Iain Matthews (Fairport Convention and Matthews Southern Comfort) is 78.

Actor Geoff Pierson is 75.

Singer James Smith of The Stylistics is 74.

Boxing Hall-of-Famer Roberto Duran is 73.

Singer Gino Vannelli is 72.

Actress Laurie Metcalf ("Roseanne," ''Norm") is 69.

Actor Arnold Vosloo ("The Mummy") is 62.

Actor Danny Burstein ("Boardwalk Empire") is 60.

Model-actress Jenny Shimizu is 57.

Actor James Patrick Stuart is 56.

Rapper MC Ren of N.W.A is 55.

Actor Clifton Collins Jr. ("Westworld") is 54.

Golfer Phil Mickelson is 54.

Actor John Cho (2009's "Star Trek," ''Harold and Kumar" movies) is 52.

Actor Eddie Cibrian ("Third Watch") is 51.

Actor Fred Koehler ("Kate and Allie") is 49.

Actress China Shavers ("Boston Public") is 47.

Actor Daniel Bruhl ("Captain America: Civil War") is 46.

Actress Sibel Kekilli ("Game of Thrones") is 44.

Actress Missy Peregrym is 42.

Actress Olivia Hack is 41.

NHL All-Star Rick Nash is 40.

"American Idol" runner-up Diana DeGarmo is 37.

Singer Keshia Chante is 36.

Singer John Newman is 34.


Also born on this date (death in parentheses):


In 1829, Apache leader Geronimo. (Feb. 17, 1909)

In 1874, Arthur Meighen, Canada's ninth prime minister. (Aug. 5, 1960)

In 1890, comedian Stan Laurel. (Feb. 23, 1965)

In 1934, NHL coach Roger Neilson. (June 21, 2003)

In 1937, author Erich Segal is 71. (Jan. 17, 2010)

In 1941, songwriter Lamont Dozier of Holland-Dozier-Holland. (Aug. 8, 2022)

In 1942, Canadian fiddle great Graham Townsend. (Dec. 3, 1998)

In 1945, musician John "Marmaduke" Dawson. (July 21, 2009)

In 1950, guitarist Garry Roberts (The Boomtown Rats). (Nov. 9, 2022)

In 1959, WWE Hall of Fame wrestler The Ultimate Warrior (born James Hellwig). (April 8, 2014)

In 1971, rapper Tupac Shakur. (Sept. 13, 1996)

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