Famous People Born in May 1800

Famous Birthdays

  • May 1 Thomas Aloysius Dornin, American naval officer, born in Ireland (d. 1874)
  • May 5 Louis Christophe Fran├žois Hachette, French publisher (Librairie Hachette), born in Rethel, Ardennes, France (d. 1864)
  • May 6 Ferdinand Marcucci, composer
  • May 6 Roman Sanguszko, Polish aristocrat and general (d. 1881)

Person of interestJohn Brown

May 9 John Brown, American abolitionist and revolutionary (Harpers Ferry), born in Torrington, Connecticut (d. 1859)

Abolitionist John Brown
John Brown
  • May 10 Nikolay Alexeyevich Titov, composer
  • May 17 Carl Friedrich Zollner, composer
  • May 30 Karl W Feuerbach, German mathematician (Position of Feuerbach)