The Famous Birthdays: Celebrity birthdays and famous people biographies

Famous people who died on May 26th

Martin Heidegger

Martin Heidegger (1889 - 1976)

German philosopher
Edsel Ford

Edsel Ford (1893 - 1943)

American businessman
Samuel Pepys

Samuel Pepys (1633 - 1703)

English administrator and politician
Mirza Ghulam Ahmad

Mirza Ghulam Ahmad (1835 - 1908)

Indian religious leader, founded the Ahmadiyya Muslim Community
George Brent

George Brent (1899 - 1979)

American film actor
Sonny Boy Williamson II

Sonny Boy Williamson II (1912 - 1965)

American singer-songwriter and harmonica player
Art Linkletter

Art Linkletter (1912 - 2010)

Radio and television personality
Jack Vance

Jack Vance (1916 - 2013)

American author
Alan Bean

Alan Bean (1932 - 2018)

American astronaut
Alberto Ascari

Alberto Ascari (1918 - 1955)

Italian race car driver
Ed Walsh

Ed Walsh (1881 - 1959)

American baseball player and coach
Alan Kotok

Alan Kotok (1941 - 2006)

American computer scientist
Waldo Semon

Waldo Semon (1898 - 1999)

American inventor
Sydney Pollack

Sydney Pollack (1934 - 2008)

American director
Zbigniew Brzezinski

Zbigniew Brzezinski (1928 - 2017)

Polish-American political scientist and geostrategist
Euday L. Bowman

Euday L. Bowman (1887 - 1949)

American composer