Famous People Born in May 1869

  • May 2 Tyrone Power Sr, actor (Alexanders Ragtime Band), born in London, England
  • May 5 Hans Pfitzner, Russian-born composer (d. 1949)
  • May 6 Joseph Cuvelier, Belgian historian/archivist
  • May 11 Francisco Lacerda, composer
  • May 18 Ruprecht, crown prince of Bavaria/general-fieldmarshall
  • May 19 Jules Poncelet, Belgian minister of State
  • May 19 Henry Horatio Dixon, Irish Biologist who originated the cohesion-tension theory of water and mineral movement in plants, born in Dublin, Ireland