On This Day

Famous People Who Died in May 1808

  • May 5 Pierre Jean George Cabanis, French physiologist, dies at 50
  • May 18 Jacob Albright, German-American Christian leader, founder of Albright's People (Evangelical Association), dies at 49
  • May 18 Elijah Craig, American minister & inventor, dies at 70
  • May 28 Richard Hurd, English bishop and writer (b. 1720)