May 23 Deaths

1
John D. Rockefeller (1839-1937)
Entrepreneur
2
Owen Hart (1965-1999)
Wrestler
3
Eric Carle (1929-2021)
Children's Author
4
Roger Moore (1927-2017)
Movie Actor
5
John Forbes Nash (1928-2015)
Mathematician
6
Hana Kimura (1997-2020)
Wrestler
7
Kit Carson (1809-1868)
War Hero
8
David Smith (1906-1965)
Sculptor
9
Utah Phillips (1935-2008)
Folk Singer
10
Simon Monjack (1970-2010)
Director
11
Moms Mabley (1894-1975)
Comedian
12
Henrik Ibsen (1828-1906)
Playwright
13
Anne Meara (1929-2015)
Movie Actress
14
James Otis Jr. (1725-1783)
Lawyer
15
Olav Hauge (1908-1994)
Poet
16
Cortez Kennedy (1968-2017)
Football Player
17
Thom Bresh (1948-2022)
Country Singer
18
Bracha Eden (1928-2006)
Pianist
19
Joe Pass (1929-1994)
Guitarist
20
Sterling Hayden (1916-1996)
Movie Actor
21
Ron Hill (1938-2021)
Runner
22
Charlie Keller (1916-1990)
Baseball Player
23
William Kidd (1645-1701)
Explorer
24
Glynn Edwards (1931-2018)
TV Actor
25
Gustav Suits (1883-1956)
Poet
26
Sam Snead (1912-2002)
Golfer
27
Billy Smart Jr. (1934-2005)
28
Lloyd Bentsen (1921-2006)
Politician
29
Eddie Sutton (1936-2020)
Basketball Coach
30
Mota Jr (1991-2020)
Rapper
31
Georges Claude (1870-1960)
Entrepreneur
32
Flynn Robinson (1941-2013)
Basketball Player
33
Roberto Sosa (1930-2011)
Novelist
34
Lorrae Desmond (1929-2021)
Soap Opera Actress
35
Clyde Robert Bulla (1914-2007)
Children's Author
36
Finn Mortensen (1922-1983)
Composer
37
Cyprian Norwid (1821-1883)
Poet
38
Dumiso Dabengwa (1939-2019)
Politician
39
Hazel Hawke (1929-2013)
Political Wife
40
Augustin-louis Cauchy (1789-1857)
Mathematician
41
Max Rufus Mosley (1940-2021)
Race Car Driver
42
Hal Jackson (1915-2012)
Radio Host
43
Kazi Zainul Abedin (1892-1962)
Poet
44
Moric Benyovszky (1746-1786)
Explorer
45
Henry E. Huntington (1850-1927)
Entrepreneur
46
Henry Dumas (1934-1968)
Poet
47
Wilhelm Kempff (1895-1991)
Pianist
48
Helen Hartness Flanders (1890-1972)
Folk Singer