On This Day

Famous People Born in May 1722

  • May 11 Peter Camper, Leyden Holland, anatomist/professor (Amsterdam)
  • May 21 Wilhelm Gottfried Enderle, German composer and violinist, born in Bayreuth (d. 1790)
  • May 22 Johannes Schmidlin, Swiss composer, born in Z├╝rich, Switzerland (d. 1772)
  • May 29 James FitzGerald, 1st Duke of Leinster, Irish politician, born in Drogheda, Louth, Ireland (d. 1773)