Famous People Born in May 1846

  • May 2 Zygmunt Noskowski, composer
  • May 5 Federico Chueca, composer
  • May 5 Henryk Sienkiewicz, Polish author (Quo Vadis, Nobel 1905)
  • May 8 Oscar Hammerstein, German opera/playwright (Kohinoor)
  • May 9 Nikolay Feopemptovich Solov'yov, composer
  • May 14 Arnold Kerdijk, Dutch lib politician/founder (Social Weekly newspaper)
  • May 14 Pieter W A Cort van de Linden, Dutch premier (1913-18)
  • May 17 Edmund Bishop, English secretary of Thomas Carlyle
  • May 22 Oliver Perry Hay, Saluda Indiana, American Paleontologist
  • May 25 Princess Helena of the United Kingdom, daughter of Queen Victoria (d. 1923)
  • May 25 Naim FrashĂ«ri, Albanian poet and writer(d. 1900)
  • May 26 Arthur Coquard, composer
  • May 29 Albert Gyorgy earl Apponyi, Hungarian minister of Education
  • May 30 Peter Carl FabergĂ©, Russian goldsmith and jeweler (d. 1920)