Famous People Born in May 1803

  • May 7 Johan Peter Cronhamm, composer
  • May 8 Joseph Napoleon Ney Moskova, composer
  • May 12 Justus Freiherr von Liebig, German chemist (agricultural chemics)
  • May 12 Justus, baron von Liebig, German chemist (biochemistry), born in Hesse-Darmstadt, Germany (d. 1973)
  • May 17 Robert Smith Surtees, novelist
  • May 24 Charles LJL Bonaparte, Corsican/French prince of Canino/Musignano
  • May 24 Alexander von Nordmann, Finnish zoologist (d. 1866)

Person of interestRalph Waldo Emerson

May 25 Ralph Waldo Emerson, American essayist/philosopher (Concord Hymn), born in Boston, Massachusetts

Lecturer and Poet Ralph Waldo Emerson
Lecturer and Poet
Ralph Waldo Emerson