Who Was Born Today – May 1 Birthdays

Who Was Born Today – May 1 Birthdays

Important and famous people from throughout history born on this day

Born on May 1
1493 Phillippus Paracelsus, physician and alchemist.
1764 Benjamin Henry Latrobe, architect of the U.S. Capitol.
1769 Arthur Wellsley, Duke of Wellington.
1830 Mother (Mary Harris) Jones, reformer and labor organizer.
1839 Louis-Maire-Hilaire Bernigaud, French chemist, inventor of rayon.
1878 James Graham, inventor of the first naval aircraft-carrying ship and first man to film a total eclipse of the Sun.
1896 Mark Clark, American general during World War II.
1909 Kate Smith, singer.
1916 Glenn Ford, actor (The Blackboard Jungle).
1923 Joseph Heller, American author (Catch 22).
1924 Terry Southern, novelist and screenwriter (Dr. Strangelove, Easy Rider).
1940 Bobbie Ann Mason, American writer (Shiloh and Other Stories, In Country).

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