Birthdays in History in May 1800

  • May 1 Ret Thomas Aloysius Dornin, Comm (Union Navy), (d. 1874)
  • May 5 Louis Hachette, French publisher (Librairie Hachette)
  • May 6 Roman Sanguszko, Polish aristocrat and general (d. 1881)

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

Abolitionist John Brown
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  • May 30 Karl W Feuerbach, German mathematician (Position of Feuerbach)