On This Day

Famous People Born in May 1760

  • May 10 Claude-Joseph Rouget de Lisle, French soldier, author and composer (La Marseillaise), born in Lons-le-Saunier, France (d. 1836)
  • May 10 Johann Peter Hebel, German writer (Allemannische Gedichte), born in Basel (d. 1826)