Died On May 22nd

Discover the most famous people who died on May 22. The list includes people like Constantine the Great, Victor Hugo, Langston Hughes, Martha Washington, Sher Shah Suri. Famous personalities featured on this list, include poets, playwrights, novelists and boxers and from other domains of life. This list includes people from United States, France, United Kingdom & Italy and many more countries.

Constantine the GreatConstantine the Great
Ancient Roman
Roman Emperor
Victor HugoVictor Hugo
French
Author & Poet

John DerekJohn Derek
American
Actor

Langston HughesLangston Hughes
American
Poet, Novelist, Playwright, & Columnist

Joseph ColomboJoseph Colombo
American
Mafia Boss

Margaret RutherfordMargaret Rutherford
British
Actress

Sher Shah SuriSher Shah Suri
Indian
Founder of the Sur Empire in North India

Dina Merrill Dina Merrill
American
Actress, Socialite, Philanthropist
Tony AccardoTony Accardo
American
Gangster

Ruth Williams KhamaRuth Williams Khama
Botswanan
Former First Lady of Botswana
Claude McKayClaude McKay
Jamaican, American
Writer

John French, 1st Earl of YpresJohn French, 1st Earl of Ypres
British
British Army Officer

Helen TaftHelen Herron Taft
American
First Lady of the United States

Elizabeth DavidElizabeth David
British
British writer

Albert ClaudeAlbert Claude
Belgian
Cell Biologist
C. Day LewisC. Day Lewis
Irish, British
Poet

Alfred Day HersheyAlfred Day Hershey
American
Nobel Prize Winner in Medicine

Matthew CowlesMatthew Cowles
American
Television actor, Film actor, Stage actor

Nicky HaydenNicky Hayden
American
Motorcycle racer
The Great GamaThe Great Gama
Pakistani
Amateur wrestler

Baal Shem TovBaal Shem Tov
Polish
Rabbi, Physician
James ForrestalJames Forrestal
American
Officer, Banker, Investment banker

Dong ZhuoDong Zhuo
Chinese
Warlord

Rocky GrazianoRocky Graziano
Italian, American
Boxer, Television actor
Thurl RavenscroftThurl Ravenscroft
American
Singer, Dub actor, Opera singer, Actor

Martin GardnerMartin Gardner
American
Mathematician, Writer, Journalist, Literary
Marques HaynesMarques Haynes
American
Basketball player

Oscar BonavenaOscar Bonavena
Argentinian
Boxer

Alessandro ManzoniAlessandro Manzoni
Italian
Italian poet
Lino BrockaLino Brocka
Filipino
film director, screenwriter, actor

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Veturi Sundararama MurthyVeturi Sundararama Murthy
Indian
Poet, Songwriter, Lyricist
Karl Hermann FrankKarl Hermann Frank
German
Politician

Edmund Beaufort, 2nd Duke of SomersetEdmund Beaufort, 2nd Duke of Somerset
British
Nobleman

Augusta, Lady GregoryAugusta, Lady Gregory
Northern Irish
Dramatist

Maria EdgeworthMaria Edgeworth
Irish, British
Writer
Lefty GroveLefty Grove
American
Baseball Pitcher
Edward BellamyEdward Bellamy
American
Journalist

Ernst TollerErnst Toller
German
Playwright, Politician, Writer, Screenwriter, Poet

Constantine X DoukasConstantine X Doukas
Ancient Roman
Emperor

Zellig HarrisZellig Harris
American
Linguist
Cevdet SunayCevdet Sunay
Turkish
President

Sándor FerencziSándor Ferenczi
Hungarian
Psychanalyst, Psychiatrist, Non-fiction writer,

Francesco GuicciardiniFrancesco Guicciardini
Italian
Historian, Politician, Writer, Diplomat

Pope Alexander VIIPope Alexander VII
Italian
Pope

Henri DutilleuxHenri Dutilleux
French
Composer, Musicologist, Film score composer
Hamza El DinHamza El Din
Egyptian
Composer

William GlackensWilliam Glackens
American
Painter
Jules RenardJules Renard
French
writer, aphorist, playwright, novelist, diarist

Kurt JoossKurt Jooss
German
Ballet dancer

Alister HardyAlister Hardy
British
Biologist, Marine biologist
Lilly Martin SpencerLilly Martin Spencer
British, American
Painter

Augustin ThierryAugustin Thierry
French
Historian
Joseph Wood KrutchJoseph Wood Krutch
American
Writer

Abraham MolesAbraham Moles
French
Engineer

Dick HernDick Hern
British
Horse trainer

Thomas ArcherThomas Archer
British
Architect

George MacleanGeorge Maclean
British, Scottish
Governor
Pedro PáezPedro Páez
Spanish
Missionary

François-Marie, 1st duc de BroglieFrançois-Marie, 1st duc de Broglie
French
General

Rodolfo LancianiRodolfo Lanciani
Italian
Archaeologist

Friedrich Wilhelm MarpurgFriedrich Wilhelm Marpurg
German
Music critic
William LindleyWilliam Lindley
British
Engineer

Jacob WackernagelJacob Wackernagel
Swiss
Linguist
Heinrich von GagernHeinrich von Gagern
German
Politician

Jenő FockJenő Fock
Hungarian
Politician

Ewald Friedrich von HertzbergEwald Friedrich von Hertzberg
German, Prussian
Statesman
Jiří MahenJiří Mahen
Czech
Writer, Librarian, Playwright, Journalist, Poet

Lena Madesin PhillipsLena Madesin Phillips
American
Lawyer
Ștefan DimitrescuȘtefan Dimitrescu
Romanian
Painter

Joseph BrooksJoseph Brooks
American
screenwriter, film producer, composer

Elizabeth MavorElizabeth Mavor
British, Scottish
Writer
Charles Albert BenderCharles Albert Bender
American
Baseball Player

Mieczyslaw HorszowskiMieczyslaw Horszowski
Polish, Ukrainian, American
Pianist
Lee Jong WookLee Jong Wook
South Korean
Physician

John Montgomery CooperJohn Montgomery Cooper
American
Ethnologist