June Cochran

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June Cochran
Playboy centerfold appearance
December 1962
Preceded byAvis Kimble
Succeeded byJudi Monterey
Playboy Playmate of the Year
Preceded byChrista Speck
Succeeded byDonna Michelle
Personal details
Born(1943-02-20)February 20, 1943
Jefferson County, Tennessee, U.S.
DiedMay 20, 2004(2004-05-20) (aged 61)
Madison, Wisconsin, U.S.
MeasurementsBust: 36 in (91 cm)
Waist: 20 in (51 cm)
Hips: 34 in (86 cm)
Height5 ft 2 in (157 cm)
Weight102 lb (46 kg)

June Cochran (February 20, 1943 – May 20, 2004) was an American model and beauty queen.


Cochran was born in East Tennessee and moved to Indianapolis, Indiana after her sophomore year in high school.[1] She won the Miss Indiana USA pageant in 1960, but was unplaced at the national competition. She later was Playboy magazine's Playmate of the Month for its December 1962 issue, and Playmate of the Year for 1963. Her original pictorial was photographed by Don Bronstein. She was also a Playboy Bunny at the Chicago club.[2]

Cochran died in Madison, Wisconsin, at the age of 61. She is survived by her children, Jay and Gary Bedell and Lorena Engelhart; sisters Dana and Diana; grandchildren, Ethan Schluter, Jay, Joshua, Makayla and Melissa Bedell.[3]

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  1. ^ Wohlwend, Chris (October 28, 2015). "From Jefferson County to the Playboy Mansion". Knoxville Mercury.
  2. ^ "June Cochran Profile". In.com. Retrieved March 11, 2018.
  3. ^ "June Englehart Obituary". The Indianapolis Star. June 2, 2004.

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