Famous People Born in May 1842

  • May 5 Johann Nepomuk Fuchs, composer
  • May 8 Emil C Hansen, Danish physiologist
  • May 12 Jules Emile Fred Massenet, Montaud France, composer (Manon, Le Cid)
  • May 13 Arthur Sullivan, English operatic composer (Pirates of Penzance, H.M.S Pinafore), born in London (d. 1900)