Famous People Born in May 1880

  • May 1 Conrad Weiss, German writer/poet (Tantum dic verbo)
  • May 6 Baron W Edmund, Archangel & Ironside, British fieldmarshal
  • May 12 Lincoln Ellsworth, led 1st transarctic, transantarctic flights
  • May 12 W Hupkes, engineer/director (Dutch Rail 1938)
  • May 14 Wilhelm List, German field marshal (d. 1971)
  • May 15 Otto Dibelius, German theologist/bishop (Confessional Church)
  • May 16 Julian Tannen, NY, comedian (Great Moment)
  • May 19 Allard R Hulshoff, architect of Amsterdam (1924)
  • May 21 Pablo Luna y Carne, composer
  • May 21 Tudor Arghezi, Romanian writer (d. 1967)
  • May 25 Jean Alexandre BarrĂ©, French neurologist who helped identify the Guillain-BarrĂ©-Strohl syndrome, born in Nantes, France (d. 1967)
  • May 29 Oswald Spengler, Germany, philosopher (Decline of West)