May 22, 1885 in History

Day of the Week: Friday

Birthdays in History

  • Giacomo Matteotti, Italian politician (d. 1924)
  • Soemu Toyoda, Japanese admiral during World War II, born in Kitsuki, ┼îita, Japan (d. 1957

Deaths in History

  • Victor Hugo, French author (Hunchback of Notre Dame, Les Miserables), dies at 83

Person of interestVictor Hugo

Victor(-Marie) Hugo, French writer (Les Miserables), dies at 83

Author Victor Hugo
Victor Hugo