May 2 Birthdays :157 Famous People Birthdays on 2 May

Catherine II

It is impossible to envisage Russian history without a mention of the Romanov family. While most of us may relate the family to 1918 shooting of the Tsar Nicholas II along with other family members, this dynastic rule, also referred to as the ‘House of Romanov’ reigned Russia since the e....

Theodor Herzl

Theodor Herzl is also known as Hebrew. He was an Australian- Hungarian journalist and political activist. He was a renowned writer and a great drama writer. He was one of the founders of modern political Zionism. He made good efforts for the welfare of Jewish community. He set up World Zionist Organ....

Elijah McCoy

What could possibly define success more than having a phrase in the English language defined by one’s name? ‘The Real McCoy’, a term used to indicate ‘the real thing’, underlines Elijah McCoy’s lifetime and legacy as an inventor. With close to 60 patents issued fo....

Kyle Busch Birthday (May 2nd)

Kyle Busch Kyle Thomas Busch was born in Las Vegas, Nevada on May 2, 1985. He is an American race car driver. His pet names are ‘The Spider’, ‘Rowdy Busch’, ‘Wild Thing’, and ‘Shrub’. He is also a NASCAR driver. Kyle Busch Early Life Busch started ....

Roscoe Lee Browne Birthday (May 2nd)

Roscoe Lee Browne Biography Roscoe Lee Browne was a revered American actor and director who won many awards for his work. He was also known for his dynamic and impressive personality. Roscoe Lee Browne Background Information: Roscoe Lee Browne was born on May 2, 1925 in Woodbury, New Jersey, USA.....

Bing Crosby Birthday (May 2nd)

Bing Crosby Bing Crosby was a renowned American singer and actor who have a long list of movies and awards to his credit. Bing Crosby Background Information: Bing Crosby was born on May 3, 1903 in Tacoma, Washington. His birth name was Harry Lillis Crosby. “Bing” was actually a nick-n....

May 2 Birthday Wishes

May 2 Birthday Wishes

You will never be as young again as you are today‚ so have fun. But be careful‚ because you have never been this old before. Happy Birthday.

I love you like I love cake at a birthday party. Don’t forget to invite me. Happy Birthday.

May 2Birthday Quotes

'Every five years‚ I like to do a big birthday party. I had my 45th birthday with 75 friends in Marrakesh‚ Morocco.'

Chip Conley

'One good thing about being 60 is you argue less. It?s not so much that you?re nicer‚ you just can?t hear each other.'


People Born on May 2

Year Name
1360 Yongle Emperor of China (d. 1424)
1451 Rene II Duke of Lorraine (d. 1508)
1458 Leonor of Viseu queen of Portugal (d. 1525)
1551 William Camden English historian (d. 1623)
1601 Athanasius Kircher German Jesuit scholar (d. 1680)
1660 Alessandro Scarlatti Italian composer (d. 1725)
1695 Giovanni Niccolo Servandoni Italian-born architect (d. 1766)
1702 Friedrich Christoph Oetinger German theologian (d. 1782)
1729 Catherine the Great Empress of Russia (d. 1796)
1737 William Petty 2nd Earl of Shelburne‚ Prime Minister of the United Kingdom (d. 1805)
1740 Elias Boudinot President of the American Continental Congress (d. 1821)
1750 John Andre British Army officer of the American Revolutionary War (d. 1780)
1772 Novalis German writer (d. 1801)
1773 Henrik Steffens Norwegian philosopher (d. 1845)
1802 Heinrich Gustav Magnus German chemist and physicist (d. 1870)
1806 Catherine Laboure French visionary and saint (d. 1876)
1808 Emma Wedgwood English naturalist‚ wife of Charles Darwin‚ (d. 1896)
1810 Hans Christian Lumbye Danish composer (d. 1874)
1828 Desire Charnay French archaeologist (d. 1915)
1843 Elijah McCoy Canadian-born Inventor (d. 1929)
1859 Jerome Klapka Jerome English writer (d. 1927)
1860 Theodor Herzl Austrian journalist/Zionist (d. 1904)
1865 Clyde Fitch American playwright (d. 1909)
1873 Jurgis Baltrusaitis Lithuanian poet (d. 1944)
1879 James F. Byrnes American statesman‚ and Justice of the U.S. Supreme Court (d. 1972)
1881 Alexander Kerensky Russian politician (d. 1970)
1885 Hedda Hopper American gossip columnist (d. 1966)
1886 Gottfried Benn German author (d. 1956)
1887 Vernon Castle English dancer (d. 1918)
1887 Eddie Collins American baseball player (d. 1951)
1890 E. E. Smith American writer (d. 1965)
1892 Manfred von Richthofen German World War I pilot‚ the Red Baron (d. 1918)
1894 Joseph Henry Woodger British theoretical biologist (d. 1981)
1895 Lorenz Hart American lyricist (d. 1943)
1896 Helen of Greece and Denmark queen of Romania (d. 1982)
1897 J. Fred Coots American songwriter (d. 1985)
1898 Henry Hall British bandleader (d. 1989)
1903 Benjamin Spock American pediatrician and author (d. 1998)
1904 Theodor Seuss Geisel American author and Cartoonist (d. 1991)
1906 Philippe Halsman American photographer (d. 1979)
1906 Aileen Riggin American swimmer (d. 2002)
1907 Pinky Lee American vaudeville performer (d. 1993)
1910 Alexander Bonnyman U.S. Marine (d. 1943)
1912 Axel Casar Springer German publisher (d. 1985)
1913 Nigel Patrick English actor (d. 1981)
1915 Doris Fisher American songwriter (d. 2003)
1915 Peggy Mount English actress (d. 2001)
1917 Albert Castelyns Belgian water polo player and bobsledder
1920 Jean-Marie Auberson Swiss conductor (d. 2004)
1920 Otto Buchsbaum Austrian writer and ecological activist (d. 2000)
1921 Satyajit Ray Indian director (d. 1992)
1922 A.M. Rosenthal Canadian-born newspaper editor (d. 2006)
1922 Serge Reggiani Italian-born French singer and actor (d. 2004)
1924 Theodore Bikel Austrian-born actor and singer
1924 Jamal Abro Sindhi writer (d. 2004)
1925 Roscoe Lee Browne American actor (d. 2007)
1925 John Neville English theatre and film actor
1926 Gerard D. Levesque Quebec politician (d. 1993)
1927 Ray Barrett Australian actor (d. 2009)
1928 Jigme Dorji Wangchuck third king of Bhutan (d. 1972)
1929 Link Wray American guitarist (d. 2005)
1929 edouard Balladur French Prime Minister
1930 Marco Pannella Italian politician and activist
1932 Maury Allen American sportswriter
1935 Lance LeGault American actor
1935 Luis Suarez Miramontes Spanish footballer and manager
1936 Engelbert Humperdinck Indian-born singer
1936 Michael Rabin American violinist (d. 1972)
1937 Lorenzo Music American actor (d. 2001)
1939 Sumio Iijima Japanese physicist
1941 Clay Carroll American baseball player
1942 Jacques Rogge Belgian International Olympic Committee president
1945 Sarah Weddington American attorney
1945 Gene Deckerhoff American sports announcer
1945 Judge Dread English musician (d. 1998)
1945 Bianca Jagger Nicaraguan socialite
1946 Lesley Gore American singer
1946 David Suchet English actor
1948 Larry Gatlin American musician
1949 Alan Titchmarsh English television presenter
1950 Duncan Gay Australian politician
1950 Lou Gramm American vocalist (Foreigner)
1952 Christine Baranski American actress
1952 Mari Natsuki Japanese singer‚ dancer and actress
1953 Valery Gergiev Russian-born conductor
1954 Roberta Pedon American glamour model (d. 1982)
1954 Stephen Venables British mountaineer
1955 Donatella Versace Italian fashion designer
1956 David Rhodes English guitarist
1956 Amir Mokri Iranian-born American cinematographer
1958 David O'Leary Irish football manager and player
1959 Alan Best Canadian animation director and producer
1959 Tony Wakeford English musician (Sol Invictus)
1961 Steve James English snooker player
1961 Phil Vickery English celebrity chef
1961 Stephen Daldry English film director
1962 Elizabeth Berridge American actress
1962 Ray Traylor American wrestler (d. 2004)
1962 Jimmy White English snooker player
1962 Mitzi Kapture American actress
1965 Felix Jose Dominican baseball player
1966 Belinda Stronach Canadian politician
1967 Bengt ?kerblom Swedish ice hockey player (d. 1995)
1967 Mika Brzezinski American journalist
1968 Hikaru Midorikawa Japanese voice actor
1968 Jeff Agoos American footballer
1968 Ziana Zain Malaysian singer and actress
1969 Brian Lara Trinidadian West Indies cricketer
1971 Musashimaru Koyo American Samoan sumo wrestler‚ the 67th Yokozuna
1972 "Dwayne ""The Rock"" Johnson" American professional wrestler and actor
1972 Paul Adcock English footballer
1972 Pandora Boxx American drag queen and reality tv personality
1973 Florian Henckel von Donnersmarck German film director and screenwriter
1974 Horacio Carbonari Argentine former footballer
1974 Gar?ar Thr Cortes Icelandic tenor
1974 Andy Johnson Welsh footballer
1975 David Beckham English footballer
1975 Eva Santolaria Spanish actress
1977 Luke Hudson American baseball player
1977 Jenna von Oy American actress
1977 Fredrik Malm Swedish politician
1978 Steve Bays Canadian musician
1978 Intars Busulis Latvian singer‚ trombone player
1978 Melvin Ely American basketball player
1978 Mike Weaver Canadian ice hockey player
1979 Jason Chimera Canadian ice hockey player
1979 Roman Lyashenko Russian ice hockey player (d. 2003)
1980 Tim Borowski German footballer
1980 Pierre-Luc Gagnon Canadian skateboarder
1980 Milos Glogovac Serbian footballer
1980 Zat Knight English footballer
1980 Troy Murphy American basketball player
1980 Brad Richards Canadian ice hockey player
1981 Tiago Mendes Portuguese footballer
1981 Matt Murray English footballer
1981 Chris Kirkland English footballer
1981 Robert Buckley American actor
1982 Lorie French singer
1982 Johan Botha South African cricketer
1983 Christa Rigozzi Swiss model
1983 Daniel Sordo Spanish rally driver
1984 Saulius Mikoliunas Lithuanian footballer
1984 Thabo Sefolosha American basketball player
1985 Lily Allen English singer and songwriter
1985 Kyle Busch American racing driver
1985 Sarah Hughes American figure skater
1985 David Nugent English footballer
1985 Jarrod Saltalamacchia American baseball player
1985 Ashley Harkleroad American tennis player
1986 James Kirk Canadian actor
1986 Emily Hart American actress
1987 Nana Kitade Japanese singer
1987 Kris Russell Canadian ice hockey player
1988 Neftali Feliz Dominican baseball player
1988 Lara Liang Taiwanese-American Singer
1990 Kay Panabaker American actor
2000 Angel Sy Filipina child actor