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.

This ranking is based on an algorithm that combines various factors, including the votes of our users and search trends on the internet.

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 1 Constantine the Great

Constantine the Great.
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Famous As: Roman Emperor
Birthdate: February 27, 0272
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Niš
Died: 0337

 2 Victor Hugo

Victor Hugo.
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Listed In: Activists
Famous As: Novelist & Poet
Birthdate: February 26, 1802
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Besançon, France
Died: 1885

 3 John Derek

John Derek.
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Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: August 12, 1926
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Hollywood, Los Angeles, California
Died: 1998
Height: 6'1" (185 cm)

 4 Langston Hughes

Langston Hughes.
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Poet, Novelist, Playwright, & Columnist
Birthdate: February 1, 1902
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Joplin, Missouri, United States
Died: 1967

 5 Ruth Williams Khama

Ruth Williams Khama.
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Former First Lady of Botswana
Birthdate: December 9, 1923
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Blackheath, London, United Kingdom
Died: 2002

 6 Sher Shah Suri

Sher Shah Suri.
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Famous As: Founder of the Sur Empire in North India
Birthdate: 1486 AD
Birthplace: Sasaram
Died: 1545

 7 Dina Merrill

Dina Merrill .
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Famous As: Actress, Socialite, Philanthropist
Birthdate: December 29, 1923
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: New York City, New York, U.S.
Died: 2017
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 8 Martha Washington

Martha Washington.
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: June 2, 1731
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Chestnut Grove, New Kent County, Colony of Virginia
Died: 1802

 9 Nicky Hayden

Nicky Hayden
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Motorcycle racer
Birthdate: July 30, 1981
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Owensboro, Kentucky, USA
Died: 2017
Height: 5'6" (168 cm)

 10 Joseph Colombo

Joseph Colombo.
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Listed In: Criminals
Famous As: Mafia Boss
Birthdate: June 16, 1923
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: New York, New York, United States
Died: 1978

 11 Matthew Cowles

Matthew Cowles
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Television actor, Film actor, Stage actor
Birthdate: September 28, 1944
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: New York City
Died: 2014

 12 Rita of Cascia

Rita of Cascia
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Nun
Birthdate: 1381 AD
Birthplace: Roccaporena, Italy
Died: 1457

 13 Tony Accardo

Tony Accardo.
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Listed In: Criminals
Famous As: Gangster
Birthdate: April 28, 1906
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Chicago, Illinois, United States
Died: 1992

 14 Margaret Rutherford

Margaret Rutherford.
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Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: May 11, 1892
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Balham, London
Died: 1972
Height: 5'5" (165 cm)

 15 The Great Gama

The Great Gama
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Amateur wrestler
Birthdate: May 22, 1878
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Amritsar
Died: 1963

 16 Rocky Graziano

Rocky Graziano
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Boxer
Birthdate: January 1, 1919
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Brooklyn, New York, United States
Died: 1990
Height: 5'7" (170 cm)

 17 C. Day Lewis

C. Day Lewis.
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Poet
Birthdate: April 27, 1904
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Ballintubber
Died: 1972

 18 James Forrestal

James Forrestal
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Officer, Banker, Investment banker
Birthdate: February 15, 1892
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Beacon
Died: 1949

 19 Dong Zhuo

Dong Zhuo
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Warlord
Birthdate: 0138 AD
Birthplace: Min County, Dingxi, China
Died: 0192

 20 Thurl Ravenscroft

Thurl Ravenscroft
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Famous As: Singer, Dub actor, Opera singer, Actor
Birthdate: February 6, 1914
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Norfolk
Died: 2005

 21 Whitman Mayo

Whitman Mayo
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Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: November 15, 1930
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: New York, New York, United States
Died: 2001

 22 Baal Shem Tov

Baal Shem Tov
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Rabbi
Birthdate: August 25, 1698
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Okopy, Ukraine
Died: 1760

 23 Lino Brocka

Lino Brocka
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: film director, screenwriter, actor
Birthdate: April 3, 1939
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Pilar, Sorsogon
Died: 1991

 24 Karl Hermann Frank

Karl Hermann Frank
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Politician
Birthdate: January 24, 1898
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Karlovy Vary
Died: 1946

 25 Martin Gardner

Martin Gardner
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Listed In: Scientists
Famous As: Mathematician, Writer, Journalist, Literary critic, Science fiction writer, Stage magician
Birthdate: October 21, 1914
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Tulsa
Died: 2010

 26 Claude McKay

Claude McKay.
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Writer
Birthdate: September 15, 1889
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Clarendon Parish
Died: 1948

 27 Edmund Beaufort, 2nd Duke of Somerset

Edmund Beaufort, 2nd Duke of Somerset
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Nobleman
Birthdate: 1406 AD
Birthplace: Middlesex, England
Died: 1455

 28 John French, 1st Earl of Ypres

John French, 1st Earl of Ypres.
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: British Army Officer
Birthdate: September 28, 1852
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Ripple, Kent
Died: 1925

 29 Oscar Bonavena

Oscar Bonavena
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Boxer
Birthdate: September 25, 1942
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Buenos Aires
Died: 1976
Height: 5'10" (178 cm)

 30 Princess Marie-Auguste of Anhalt

Princess Marie-Auguste of Anhalt
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Famous As: Aristocrat
Birthdate: June 10, 1898
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Ballenstedt, Germany
Died: 1983

 31 Ferdinand II of the Two Sicilies

Ferdinand II of the Two Sicilies
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Famous As: King
Birthdate: January 12, 1810
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Palermo, Italy
Died: 1859

 32 Judith Kerr

Judith Kerr
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Writer, Illustrator, Autobiographer, Children's writer
Birthdate: June 14, 1923
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Berlin, Germany
Died: 2019

 33 Helen Herron Taft

Helen Taft.
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: First Lady of the United States
Birthdate: June 2, 1861
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Cincinnati, Ohio
Died: 1943

 34 Lefty Grove

Lefty Grove
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Baseball Pitcher
Birthdate: March 6, 1900
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Lonaconing, Maryland, United States
Died: 1975
Height: 6'3" (190 cm)

 35 Alessandro Manzoni

Alessandro Manzoni
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Italian poet
Birthdate: March 7, 1785
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Milan
Died: 1873

 36 Albert Claude

Albert Claude.
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Famous As: Cell Biologist
Birthdate: August 24, 1899
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Longlier, Neufchâteau, Belgium
Died: 1983

 37 Laskarina Bouboulina

Laskarina Bouboulina
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Naval commander
Birthdate: May 11, 1771
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Constantinople, Turkey
Died: 1825

 38 Joseph Brooks

Joseph Brooks
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Listed In: Musicians
Famous As: screenwriter, film producer, composer
Birthdate: March 11, 1938
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: New York City
Died: 2011

 39 Ernst Toller

Ernst Toller
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Playwright, Politician, Writer, Screenwriter, Poet lawyer, Poet
Birthdate: December 1, 1893
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Szamocin
Died: 1939

 40 Maria Edgeworth

Maria Edgeworth
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Writer
Birthdate: January 1, 1768
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Blackbourton, England
Died: 1849

 41 Constantine X Doukas

Constantine X Doukas
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Famous As: Emperor
Birthdate: 1006 AD
Birthplace: Roman Empire
Died: 1067

 42 Marques Haynes

Marques Haynes
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Basketball player
Birthdate: March 10, 1926
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Sand Springs, Oklahoma
Died: 2015

 43 Elizabeth David

Elizabeth David.
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Listed In: Food Experts
Famous As: British writer
Birthdate: December 26, 1913
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Folkington, England
Died: 1992

 44 Edward Bellamy

Edward Bellamy
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Journalist
Birthdate: March 26, 1850
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Chicopee, Massachusetts, United States
Died: 1898

 45 Cevdet Sunay

Cevdet Sunay
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: President
Birthdate: February 10, 1899
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Trabzon
Died: 1982

 46 Gaetano Bresci

Gaetano Bresci
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Listed In: Criminals
Famous As: Anarchist
Birthdate: November 10, 1869
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Coiano, Italy
Died: 1901

 47 Veturi Sundararama Murthy

Veturi Sundararama Murthy
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Poet, Songwriter, Lyricist
Birthdate: January 29, 1936
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Krishna district
Died: 2010

 48 Eva von Sacher-Masoch

Eva von Sacher-Masoch
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Aristocrat
Birthdate: December 4, 1911
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Budapest, Hungary
Died: 1991

 49 Princess Maria Annunciata of Bourbon-Two Sicilies

Princess Maria Annunciata of Bourbon-Two Sicilies
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Princess
Birthdate: March 24, 1843
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Caserta, Italy
Died: 1871

 50 Charles Albert Bender

Charles Albert Bender
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Baseball Player
Birthdate: May 5, 1884
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Crow Wing County, Minnesota, United States
Died: 1954