Happy Birthday to these Taurus's who were born on May 22nd.

  1. 1622 - Louis de Buade de Frontenac, Governor of New France (d. 1698)
  2. 1715 - François-Joachim de Pierre de Bernis, French cardinal and statesman (d. 1794)
  3. 1772 - Ram Mohan Roy, Hindu reformer (d. 1833)
  4. 1808 - Gérard de Nerval, French writer (d. 1855)
  5. 1813 - Richard Wagner, German composer (d. 1883)
  6. 1823 - Isabella Glyn Dallas, British Shakepearean actress (d. 1889)
  7. 1841 - Catulle Mendès, French poet (d. 1909)
  8. 1844 - Mary Cassatt, American artist (d. 1926)
  9. 1849 - Louis Perrier, Swiss politician (d. 1913)
  10. 1859 - Sir Arthur Conan Doyle, British physician and writer (d. 1930)
  11. 1874 - Daniel François Malan, Prime Minister of South Africa (d. 1959)
  12. 1879 - Warwick Armstrong, Australian cricketer (d. 1947)
  13. 1879 - Alla Nazimova, Ukrainian-born actress, scriptwriter, and producer (d. 1945)
  14. 1885 - Giacomo Matteotti, Italian politician (d. 1924)
  15. 1885 - Toyoda Soemu, Japanese admiral (d. 1957)
  16. 1891 - Eddie Edwards, American jazz trombonist (d. 1963)
  17. 1902 - Al Simmons, baseball player (d. 1956)
  18. 1903 - Yves Rocard, French physicist (d. 1992)
  19. 1907 - Hergé, Belgian comic book creator (d. 1983)
  20. 1907 - Sir Laurence Olivier, English actor and director (d. 1989)
  21. 1910 - Johnny Olson, American game show announcer (d. 1985)
  22. 1911 - Anatol Rapoport, Russian-born mathematical psychologist, and pianist
  23. 1912 - Herbert C. Brown, English-born chemist, Nobel Prize laureate (d. 2004)
  24. 1914 - Vance Packard, American author (d. 1996)
  25. 1914 - Sun Ra, American musician (d. 1993)
  26. 1917 - Georg Tintner, Austrian-born conductor (d. 1999)
  27. 1917 - Nathan Davis, American actor
  28. 1920 - Thomas Gold, Austrian astrophysicist (d. 2004)
  29. 1922 - Quinn Martin, American television producer (d. 1987)
  30. 1924 - Charles Aznavour, French singer, actor, and composer
  31. 1925 - James King, American tenor (d. 2005)
  32. 1925 - Jean Tinguely, Swiss artist (d. 1991)
  33. 1927 - George Andrew Olah, Hungarian-born chemist, Nobel Prize laureate
  34. 1927 - Phil Tucker, American director
  35. 1930 - John Barth, American writer
  36. 1930 - Harvey Milk, American politician and civil rights activist (d. 1978)
  37. 1930 - Kenny Ball, British musician
  38. 1934 - Peter Nero, American musician
  39. 1936 - M. Scott Peck, American psychiatrist and writer (d. 2005)
  40. 1938 - Richard Benjamin, American actor
  41. 1938 - Susan Strasberg, American actress (d. 1999)
  42. 1940 - Bernard Shaw, American television journalist
  43. 1940 - Michael Sarrazin, Canadian actor
  44. 1941 - Paul Winfield, American actor (d. 2004)
  45. 1941 - Sir Menzies Campbell, UK Politician, Leader of the Liberal Democrats
  46. 1942 - Theodore Kaczynski, American terrorist (The Unabomber)
  47. 1942 - Calvin Simon, American musician (P Funk)
  48. 1942 - Barbara Parkins, Canadian actress
  49. 1943 - Tommy John, baseball player
  50. 1943 - Betty Williams, Irish politician, recipient of the Nobel Peace Prize
  51. 1946 - Howard Kendall, English footballer and football manager
  52. 1946 - George Best, Northern Irish footballer (d. 2005)
  53. 1950 - Bernie Taupin, English songwriter
  54. 1955 - Jimmy Lyon, American guitarist (Eddie Money)
  55. 1955 - Dale Winton, UK radio DJ and television presenter
  56. 1957 - Gary Sweet, Australian actor
  57. 1958 - Eric Carlson, American guitarist (The Mentors)
  58. 1959 - Morrissey, English singer
  59. 1960 - Hideaki Anno, Japanese director
  60. 1962 - Brian Pillman, American professional wrestler (d. 1997)
  61. 1964 - Ashley Renee, American fetish model
  62. 1966 - Kenny Hickey, American guitarist (Type O Negative)
  63. 1966 - Jose Mesa, Dominican baseball player
  64. 1968 - Kevin Carolan, American actor and comedian
  65. 1970 - Naomi Campbell, English model and actress
  66. 1970 - Pedro Diniz, Brazilian Formula 1 Driver
  67. 1971 - Manuel Ortiz, wrestler
  68. 1972 - Annabel Chong, Singapore actress
  69. 1973 - Danny Tiatto, Australian footballer
  70. 1974 - Sean Gunn, American actor
  71. 1975 - Janne Niinimaa, Finnish ice hockey player
  72. 1977 - Alastair Ralphs, Canadian professional wrestler
  73. 1978 - Jordan, English model and media personality
  74. 1978 - Ginnifer Goodwin, American actress
  75. 1980 - Rhett Fisher, actor/musician (lead singer for Manic Mind)
  76. 1981 - Bryan Danielson, American professional wrestler
  77. 1982 - Apolo Anton Ohno, American short track speed skater
  78. 1985 - Marc-Antoine Pouliot, Canadian ice hockey player
  79. 1987 - Novak Ðokovic, Serbian tennis player