Meet 20 Popular Nigerians Born in June, See Who’s Birthday is Today


Yippee! It’s that month of the year when the most talented and jovial people are born. June born persons are known to be outspoken, vibrant and fun people.

A higher percentage of June born fall under the astrological sign of Gemini (May 22nd to June 22), while those born after 22nd June are of the Cancer sign.

According to astrologers, Gemini is represented by the twins Castor and Pollux. This is why most June born are said to have more than one personality – they are as versatile as they are multi-dimensional.

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Check out the likes of Donald Trump (14th June), Angelina Jolie (4th June), Kanye West (8th June); these celebrities confirm that people born in the sixth month are synonymous to “hyperactivity.”

As Nigeria celebrates famous personalities like D’banj, Tonto Dikeh among other June born who added a year today, 9th June, let’s do a run-down of some popular Nigerians who were born in the month of June. This list comprises of entertainers, politicians, footballers and pastors. Enjoy!

1. Asari Dokubo – June 1

June Born - Asari Dokubo

Year of birth: 1964

Current Age: 52

Occupation: Political figure of the Niger Delta region.

2. Chinedu Obasi Ogbuke – June 1

June born - Chinedu

Year of birth: 1986

Current Age: 30

Occupation: Soccer Player.

3. Wizzboy – June 2

June born - Wizzboy

Occupation: Hip-hop Artiste.

4. William Kumuyi – June 6

June born - Pastor Kumuyi

Year of birth: 1941

Current Age: 75

Occupation: Founder and General Superintendent of the Deeper Life Bible Church.

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5. Jaywon – June 7

June born - Jaywon

Occupation: Afro-pop Singer.

6. Yomi Fansh Lanso – June 7

June born - Lanso

Year of birth: 1968

Current Age: 48

Occupation: Yoruba actor.

7. Dickson Etuhu – June 8

June born - Dickson Etuhu

Year of birth: 1982

Current Age: 34

Occupation: Nigerian footballer.

8. Tonto Dikeh –  June 9

June Born - Tonto Dikeh

Year of birth: 1985

Current Age: 31

Occupation: Nollywood actress and singer.

9. D’banj –  June 9

June Born - Dbanj

Year of birth: 1980

Current Age: 36

Occupation: Hip-hop Artiste.

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10. Victor Ikpeba – June 12

June born - Victor Ikpeba

Year of birth: 1973

Current Age: 43

Occupation: Former Nigerian footballer.

11. T. B. Joshua – June 12

June Born - T.B Joshua

Year of birth: 1963

Current Age: 53

Occupation: Founder and General Overseer of Synagogue Church of all Nations.

12. Denrele Edun – June 13

June born - Denrele

Year of birth: 1983

Current Age: 33

Occupation: Media Personality.

13. Abdulsalami Alhaji Abubakar – June 13

June born - General Abdulsalami Abubakar

Year of birth: 1942

Current Age: 74

Occupation: Retired Nigerian Army General, Former President of Nigeria (9 June 1998 – 29 May 1999).

14. Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala – June 13

June Born - Ngozi

Year of birth: 1954

Current Age: 62

Occupation: Economist, Former Finance Minister of Nigeria.

15. Chris Okotie – June 16

June Born - Chris Okotie

Year of birth: 1958

Current Age: 58

Occupation: Televangelist and the pastor of the Household of God Church International Ministries.

16. Femi Kuti – June 16

June Born - Femi Kuti

Year of birth: 1962

Current Age: 54

Occupation:  Afro-beat Musician.

17. Odion Jude Ighalo – June 16

June born -Odion Jude Ighalo

Year of birth: 1989

Current Age: 27

Occupation:  Footballer.

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18. Jodie – June 22

June Born - Jodie

Occupation:  Soul Singer

19. Babatunde Fashola – June 28

June Born - Fashola

Year of birth: 1963

Current Age: 53

Occupation: Former Governor of Lagos State, Current Minister of Power, Works and Housing.

20. Seyi George Olofinjana – June 30

June Born - Seyi Olofinjana

Year of birth:  1980

Current Age: 36

Occupation:  Former Nigerian Footballer.

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