Birthdays in History in May 1835

  • May 1 Alfred Napoleon Alexander "Natti" Duffie, Brig Gen (Union volunteers)
  • May 5 Leopold II, Belgian crown prince, baptized
  • May 21 Newton Martin Curtis, Bvt Major General (Union volunteers)
  • May 21 František Chvostek, Moravian physician (d. 1884)
  • May 26 Edward Porter Alexander, Brigadier General (Confederate Army)
  • May 30 Alfred Austin, Leeds England, poet laureate of England (Garden)
  • May 31 Hijikata Toshizō, Japanese military leader (d. 1869)