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
Alessandro Manzoni (1785-1873)
9
Dina Merrill (1923-2017)
10
Mory Kante (1950-2020)
11
Lefty Grove (1900-1975)
12
Claude McKay (1889-1948)
13
John Derek (1926-1998)
14
Margaret Rutherford (1892-1972)
15
Richard Biggs (1960-2004)
16
Helen Herron Taft (1861-1943)
17
Matthew Cowles (1944-2014)
18
Philip Roth (1933-2018)
19
Martin Gardner (1914-2010)
20
John Marley (1907-1984)
21
Richard Thorp (1932-2013)
22
Maria Edgeworth (1767-1849)
23
Zara Abid (1992-2020)
24
Lily Parr (1905-1978)
25
Myrtle Bachelder (1908-1997)
26
Rocky Graziano (1919-1990)
27
Chi Modu (1966-2021)
28
Aubrey Fitch (1883-1978)
29
Elizabeth Sung (1954-2018)
30
Cecil Day-Lewis (1904-1972)
31
Alfred Hershey (1908-1997)
32
Joan Davis (1907-1961)
33
Wolfgang Reitherman (1909-1985)
34
Velimir Bata Zivojinovic (1933-2016)
35
Hugh Williamson (1735-1819)
36
Wayne Miller (1918-2013)
37
Mieczyslaw Horszowski (1892-1993)
38
Chief Bender (1884-1954)
39
Augusta Ladygregory (1852-1932)
40
Edward Bellamy (1850-1898)
41
Julius Plucker (1801-1868)
42
Mick McManus (1920-2013)
43
Mickey Roker (1932-2017)
44
William Lansford (1922-2013)
45
Stephan Rosti (1891-1964)
46
Hampton Hawes (1928-1977)
47
Norman Read (1931-1994)
48
James Brockman (1886-1967)