Famous People Born in May 1875

  • May 4 Ramiro de Maeztu y Whitney, Spanish writer (Don Quixote & Celestine)
  • May 4 Reggie Schwartz, cricketer (1st of great South African googlists)
  • May 6 William Daniel Leahy, Iowa, 5 star admiral/chief of staff (1949)
  • May 11 Harriet Quimby, American aviator (d. 1912)
  • May 18 Guido Alberto Fano, Italian composer and pianist, born in Padua (d. 1961)
  • May 23 Alfred P. Sloan, American long-time president and chairman of General Motors (d. 1966)
  • May 30 Giovanni Gentile, Italian philosopher (d. 1944)
  • May 31 Italo Montemezzi, composer