Born: February 16, 1927
Famous for: Playing Dot Cotton on EastEnders
After an eight-year stint on EastEnders, starting in 1985, June returned to the soap for her latest run in 1997, although her career first kicked off over 40 years ago with the TV drama The Buried Man. Since then the veteran actress has earned theatre credits for both acting and directing. She has also appeared in big screen endeavours such as Sunday Bloody Sunday, The Mambo Kings and Bean.