The Famous Birthdays: Celebrity birthdays and famous people biographies

Famous people who died in May 12th

Irena Sendler

Irena Sendler (1910 - 2008)

Polish nurse and social worker
Erik Erikson

Erik Erikson (1902 - 1994)

German psychoanalyst
Robert Reed

Robert Reed (1932 - 1992)

American actor
Robert Rauschenberg

Robert Rauschenberg (1925 - 2008)

American painter and illustrator
Dennis Nilsen

Dennis Nilsen (1945 - 2018)

Scottish serial killer
Perry Como

Perry Como (1912 - 2001)

American singer and actor
H. R. Giger

H. R. Giger (1940 - 2014)

Swiss painter, sculptor, and set designer
Józef Piłsudski

Józef Piłsudski (1867 - 1935)

Polish military officer and politician
J.E.B. Stuart

J.E.B. Stuart (1833 - 1864)

American army officer
James Connolly

James Connolly (1868 - 1916)

Irish socialist leader and general
Michel Piccoli

Michel Piccoli (1925 - 2020)

French actor, singer, director, and producer
Jean Dubuffet

Jean Dubuffet (1901 - 1985)

French painter and sculptor
Erich von Stroheim

Erich von Stroheim (1885 - 1957)

Austrian-American actor
Wanda Rutkiewicz

Wanda Rutkiewicz (1943 - 1992)

Polish mountaineer
Bette Nesmith Graham

Bette Nesmith Graham (1924 - 1980)

Inventor, businesswoman
Bette Nesmith

Bette Nesmith (1924 - 1980)

Inventor, businesswoman
Saul Steinberg

Saul Steinberg (1914 - 1999)

American cartoonist
Mia Martini

Mia Martini (1947 - 1995)

Italian singer
Max Brand

Max Brand (1892 - 1944)

Novelist, short story writer
Roy J. Plunkett

Roy J. Plunkett (1910 - 1994)

United States organic chemist
Syd Hoff

Syd Hoff (1912 - 2004)

Jewish cartoonist