Famous people born in May

1st May
1769 Duke of Wellington
1916 Glenn Ford
1923 Joseph Heller
1929 Sonny James
1935 Julian Mitchell
1937 Una Stubbs
1939 Judy Colins
1944 Rita Coolidge
1946 Jerry Weiss
1946 Joanna Lumley
1951 Anthony Worrall Thompson
1953 Rob Spendlove

2nd May
1887 Vernon Castle
1892 Baron Manfred Von Richthofen
1916 Peggy Mount
1947 James Dyson
1949 Alan Titchmarsh
1950 Lou Gramm
1962 Jimmy White
1969 Brian Lara
1975 David Beckham

3rd May
1898 Golda Meir
1903 Bing Crosby
1919 Pete Seeger
1921 Sugar Ray Robinson
1928 James Brown
1934 Sir Henry Cooper
1937 Frankie Valli
1950 Peter Gabriel
1951 Christopher Cross
1954 Peter Duncan
1957 John Sachs
1959 Ben Elton

4th May
1655 Bartolomeo Di Francisco Cristori
1923 Eric Sykes
1927 Terry Scott
1929 Audrey Hepburn
1946 John Watson
1951 Jackie Jackson
1952 Michael Barrymore
1956 Pia Zadora
1961 Jay Aston

5th May
1818 Karl Marx
1913 Tyrone Power
1959 Ian McCullough
1904 Sir Gordon Richards
1942 Tammy Wynette
1948 Bill Ward
1906 Mary Astor
1943 Michael Palin
1961 Sean Mcluskey

6th May
1856 Sigmund Freud
1946 Susan Brown
1915 Orson Welles
1953 Tony Blair
1945 Bob Seger
1961 George Clooney

7th May
1840 Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
1901 Gary Cooper
1906 Roberto Rossellini
1909 Edward Land
1919 Eva Peron
1939 Jimmy Ruffin
1944 Richard O’Sullivan
1946 Bill Kreutzman
1956 Nicholas Hynter

8th May
1884 Harry S. Truman
1914 Sid James
1926 Sir David Attenborough
1932 Sonny Liston
1935 Jack Charlton
1940 Gary Glitter
1955 Alex Van Halen
1964 Dave Rowntree
1975 Enrique Iglesias

9th May
1800 John Brown
1860 J.M. Barrie
1874 Howard Carter
1874 Lilian Baylis
1910 Barbara Woodhouse
1930 Joan Sims
1934 Alan Bennett
1936 Albert Finney
1936 Glenda Jackson
1949 Billy Joel
1962 Dave Gahan
1962 Paul Heaton

10th May
1838 John Wilkes Booth
1899 Fred Astaire
1902 David O. Selznick
1933 Barbara Taylor Bradford
1943 Lucinda Lambton
1946 Donovan
1946 Maureen Lipman
1960 Bono
1966 Jonathan Edwards

11th May
1720 Baron Von Munchausen
1892 Dame Margaret Rutherford
1904 Salvador Dali
1927 Mort Sahl
1941 Eric Burdon
1950 Jerermy Paxman
1963 Natasha Richardson
1964 John Parrott

12th May
1812 Edward Lear
1820 Florence Nightingale
1907 Katharine Hepburn
1929 Burt Bacharach
1942 Ian Dury
1942 Susan Hampshire
1945 Alan Ball
1962 Emilio Estevez
1966 Stephen Baldwin

13th May
1842 Sir Arthur Sullivan
1926 Beatrice Arthur
1941 Joe Brown
1950 Stevie Wonder
1914 Joe Louis
1937 Trevor Baylis
1946 Tim Pigott-Smith
1951 Selina Scott
1941 Richie Valens
1939 Harvey Keital
1949 Zoe Wanamaker
1963 Helen Sharman

14th May
1686 Daniel Fahrenheit
1727 Thomas Gainsborough
1926 Eric Morecambe
1934 Sian Phillips
1936 Bobby Darin
1940 Sir Chay Blythe
1944 George Lucas
1945 Francesca Annis
1952 Davis Byrne
1969 Cate Blanchett

15th May
1856 Frank Baum
1859 Pierre Curie
1909 James Mason
1926 Peter Shaffer
1937 Madeleine Albright
1937 Trini Lopez
1948 Brian Eno
1953 Mike Oldfield
1981 Zara Phillips

16th May
1905 Henry Fonda
1913 Woody Herman
1919 Liberace
1921 Harry Carey Jnr
1948 Judy Finnigan
1951 Christian Lacroix
1952 Pierce Brosnan
1955 Debra Winger
1966 Janet Jackson
1970 Gabriela Sabatini
1970 Gabrielle
1976 Martine McCutcheon

17th May
1749 Edward Jenner
1911 Maureen O’Sullivan
1919 Brigit Nilsson
1935 Dennis Potter
1936 Dennis Hopper
1954 John Iles
1955 Debra Winger
1956 Sue Carpenter
1956 Sugar Ray Leonard
1961 Enya
1971 Jordan Knight
1974 Andrea Corr

18th May
1868 Czar Nicolas II
1897 Frank Capra
1909 Fred Perry
1919 Dame Margot Fonteyn
1920 Pope John Paul II
1942 Nobby Stiles
1942 Robert Kilroy-Silk
1949 Rick Wakeman
1952 George Strait
1958 Toyah Wilcox
1969 Dennis Bergkamp
1975 John Higgins

19th May
1861 Dame Nellie Melba
1879 Lady Nancy Astor
1890 Ho Chi Minh
1896 Sir Michael Balcon
1925 Malcolm X
1932 Alma Cogan
1939 James Fox
1945 Pete Townsend
1952 Grace Jones
1953 Victoria Wood
1954 Phil Rudd
1972 Jenny Berggren

20th May
1799 Honore De Balzac
1851 Emile Berliner
1908 James Stewart
1920 Betty Driver
1942 Lynn Davies
1944 Joe Cocker
1946 Cher
1961 Nick Heyward

21st May
1688 Alexander Pope
1904 Fats Waller
1909 Baron Guy De Rothschild
1931 Desmond Wilcox
1941 Ronald Isley
1942 Hilton Valentine
1948 Leo Sayer
1952 Mr. T
1957 Judge Reinhold

22nd May
1813 Richard Wagner
1931 Kenny Ball
1950 Bernie Taupin
1859 Sir Arthur Conan Doyle
1938 Susan Strasberg
1959 Morrissey
1907 Lord Laurence Olivier
1946 George Best
1970 Naomi Campbell

23rd May
1883 Douglas Fairbanks Snr
1928 Nigel Davenport
1944 John Newcombe
1918 Denis Compton
1928 Rosemary Clooney
1951 Anatoliv Karpov
1921 Humphrey Lyttleton
1933 Joan Collins
1952 Marvin Hagler

24th May
1686 Gabriel Daniel Fahrenheit
1941 Bob Dylan
1945 Dave Peacock
1819 Queen Victoria
1944 Patti Labelle
1964 Adrian Moorhouse
1925 Mai Zetterling
1945 Priscilla Presley
1966 Eric Cantona

25th May
1803 Ralph Waldo Emerson
1939 Sir Ian McKellen
1959 Julian Clary
1878 Bill Robinson (Mr. Bojangles)
1945 Dave Lee Travis
1961 Anthea Turner
1913 Richard Dimbleby
1958 Paul Weller
1963 Mike Myers

26th May
1867 Queen Mary
1907 John Wayne
1948 Stevie Nicks
1886 Al Jolson
1909 Sir Matt Busby
1964 Lenny Kravitz
1904 George Formby
1913 Peter Cushing
1966 Helena Bonham-Carter

27th May
1837 ‘Wild Bill’ Hickok
1922 Christopher Lee
1943 Cilla Black
1967 Paul Gascoigne
1878 Isadora Duncan
1923 Henry Kissinger
1946 Lewis Collins
1970 Joseph Fiennes
1894 Dashiell Hammett
1939 Don Williams
1965 Pat Cash

28th May
1910 Rachel Kempson
1944 Gladys Knight
1959 Steve Strange
1911 Dame Thora Hird
1947 Faith Brown
1968 Kylie Minogue
1930 Julian Slade
1947 Sondra Locke
1970 Mark Richardson

29th May
1630 King Charles II
1903 Bob Hope
1956 Latoya Jackson
1959 Mel Gaynor
1874 G.K. Chesterton
1939 Nanette Newman
1958 Anette Bening
1967 Noel Gallagher
1917 John F. Kennedy
1949 Francis Rossi
1959 Rupert Everett
1975 Mel B

30th May
1846 Peter Karl Faberge
1932 Ray Cooney
1955 Nicky ‘Topper’ Headon
1908 Mel Blanc
1939 Tim Waterstone
1958 Ted McGinley
1909 Benny Goodman
1949 Bob Willis
1961 Harry Enfield

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