May 22 Deaths

1
Martha Washington (1731-1802)
2
Langston Hughes (1902-1967)
3
Marsh McCall (1964-2017)
4
Victor Hugo (1802-1885)
5
Nicky Hayden (1981-2017)
6
Jerry Sloan (1942-2020)
7
Thurl Ravenscroft (1914-2005)
8
Dina Merrill (1923-2017)
9
Mory Kante (1950-2020)
10
Lefty Grove (1900-1975)
11
Claude McKay (1889-1948)
12
Richard Biggs (1960-2004)
13
Martin Gardner (1914-2010)
14
Philip Roth (1933-2018)
15
John Marley (1907-1984)
16
John Derek (1926-1998)
17
Aubrey Fitch (1883-1978)
18
Lily Parr (1905-1978)
19
Rocky Graziano (1919-1990)
20
Zara Abid (1992-2020)
21
Matthew Cowles (1944-2014)
22
Margaret Rutherford (1892-1972)
23
Cecil Day-Lewis (1904-1972)
24
Myrtle Bachelder (1908-1997)
25
Alfred Hershey (1908-1997)
26
Wolfgang Reitherman (1909-1985)
27
Alessandro Manzoni (1785-1873)
28
Helen Herron Taft (1861-1943)
29
Velimir Bata Zivojinovic (1933-2016)
30
Joan Davis (1907-1961)
31
Elizabeth Sung (1954-2018)
32
Hugh Williamson (1735-1819)
33
Richard Thorp (1932-2013)
34
Mieczyslaw Horszowski (1892-1993)
35
Mick McManus (1920-2013)
36
Augusta Ladygregory (1852-1932)
37
Chief Bender (1884-1954)
38
William Lansford (1922-2013)
39
William Glackens (1870-1938)
40
Julius Plucker (1801-1868)
41
Wayne Miller (1918-2013)
42
Joseph Wood Krutch (1893-1970)
43
Edward Bellamy (1850-1898)
44
Mickey Roker (1932-2017)
45
Maria Edgeworth (1767-1849)
46
Stephan Rosti (1891-1964)
47
Hampton Hawes (1928-1977)
48
Norman Read (1931-1994)