The Famous Birthdays: Celebrity birthdays and famous people biographies

Famous people who died on May 6th

Edward VII

Edward VII (1841 - 1910)

King of the United Kingdom and the British Dominions
Henry David Thoreau

Henry David Thoreau (1817 - 1862)

American author and poet
L. Frank Baum

L. Frank Baum (1856 - 1919)

American author
Marlene Dietrich

Marlene Dietrich (1901 - 1992)

German-American actress and singer
Maria Montessori

Maria Montessori (1870 - 1952)

Italian physician and educator
Alexander von Humboldt

Alexander von Humboldt (1769 - 1859)

German geographer, naturalist, and explorer
Giulio Andreotti

Giulio Andreotti (1919 - 2013)

Italian politician, 41st Prime Minister of Italy
George Lindsey

George Lindsey (1928 - 2012)

American actor, television personality, writer, narrator, speaker
Pim Fortuyn

Pim Fortuyn (1948 - 2002)

Dutch sociologist and politician
Maurice Maeterlinck

Maurice Maeterlinck (1862 - 1949)

Belgian poet Nobel Prize in Literature|Nobel Prize laureate
William Casey

William Casey (1913 - 1987)

Ex-American director of central intelligence
Carey Bell

Carey Bell (1936 - 2007)

American blues musician
Bronson M. Cutting

Bronson M. Cutting (1888 - 1935)

American politician