Famous Deaths on May 22, Who Died on May 22

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Date Name
1068 Emperor Go-Reizei of Japan (b. 1025)
1310 Saint Humility, founder of the Vallumbrosan religious order of nuns (b. c.1226)
1409 Blanche of England, sister of King Henry V (b. 1392)
1455 Edmund Beaufort, 2nd Duke of Somerset, English commander (b. 1406)
1457 Rita of Cascia, Italian nun and saint (b. 1381)
1490 Edmund Grey, 1st Earl of Kent, English administrator, nobleman and magnate (b. 1416)
1538 John Forest, English friar and martyr (b. 1471)
1540 Francesco Guicciardini, Italian historian and politician (b. 1483)
1545 Sher Shah Suri, Indian ruler (b. 1486)
1553 Giovanni Bernardi, Italian sculptor and engraver (b. 1495)
1602 Renata of Lorraine (b. 1544)
1609 Pieter Willemsz. Verhoeff, Dutch captain (b. 1573)
1666 Gaspar Schott, German physicist and mathematician (b. 1608)
1667 Pope Alexander VII (b. 1599)
1745 François-Marie, 1st duc de Broglie, French general (b. 1671)
1760 Baal Shem Tov, Polish rabbi and author (b. 1700)
1772 Durastante Natalucci, Italian historian and academic (b. 1687)
1795 Ewald Friedrich von Hertzberg, Prussian politician, Foreign Minister of Prussia (b. 1725)
1802 Martha Washington, First, First Lady of the United States (b. 1731)
1851 Mordecai Manuel Noah, American journalist and diplomat (b. 1755)
1859 Ferdinand II of the Two Sicilies (b. 1810)
1861 Thornsbury Bailey Brown, American soldier (b. 1829)
1868 Julius Plücker, German mathematician and physicist (b. 1801)
1885 Victor Hugo, French novelist, poet, and playwright (b. 1802)
1901 Gaetano Bresci, Italian-American anarchist, assassin of Umberto I of Italy (b. 1869)
1910 Jules Renard, French author and playwright (b. 1864)
192 Dong Zhuo, Chinese warlord and politician (b. 138)
1932 Augusta, Lady Gregory, Anglo-Irish activist, landlord, and playwright, co-founded the Abbey Theatre (b. 1852)
1933 Tsengeltiin Jigjidjav, Mongolian politician, 10th Prime Minister of Mongolia (b. 1894)
1938 William Glackens, American painter and illustrator (b. 1870)
1939 Ernst Toller, German playwright and author (b. 1893)
1948 Claude McKay, Jamaican writer and poet (b. 1889)
1954 Chief Bender, American baseball player, coach, and manager (b. 1884)
1965 Christopher Stone, English radio host (b. 1882)
1966 Tom Goddard, English cricketer (b. 1900)
1967 Langston Hughes, American poet, social activist, novelist, and playwright (b. 1902)
1972 Cecil Day-Lewis, Anglo-Irish poet and author (b. 1904)
1974 Irmgard Flügge-Lotz, German-American mathematician and aerospace engineer (b. 1903)
1975 Lefty Grove, American baseball player (b. 1900)
1982 Cevdet Sunay, Turkish general and politician, 5th President of Turkey (b. 1899)
1983 Albert Claude, Belgian biologist and academic, Nobel Prize laureate (b. 1899)
1984 Karl-August Fagerholm, Finnish politician, valtioneuvos, the Speaker of the Parliament and the Prime Minister of Finland (b. 1901)
1985 Wolfgang Reitherman, German-American animator, director, and producer (b. 1909)
1988 Giorgio Almirante, Italian journalist and politician (b. 1914)
1989 Steven De Groote, South African pianist and educator (b. 1953)
1990 Rocky Graziano, American boxer (b. 1922)
1991 Lino Brocka, Filipino director and screenwriter (b. 1939)
1992 Zellig Harris, American linguist and academic (b. 1909)
1993 Mieczysław Horszowski, Polish-American pianist and composer (b. 1892)
1997 Alziro Bergonzo, Italian architect and painter (b. 1906)
1998 John Derek, American actor, director, and photographer (b. 1926)
2000 Davie Fulton, Canadian lawyer, judge, and politician (b. 1916)
2004 Richard Biggs, American actor (b. 1960)
2005 Charilaos Florakis, Greek politician (b. 1914)
2006 Lee Jong-wook, South Korean physician and diplomat (b. 1945)
2007 Pemba Doma Sherpa, Nepalese mountaineer (b. 1970)
2008 Robert Asprin, American soldier and author (b. 1946)
2010 Martin Gardner, American mathematician, cryptographer, and author (b. 1914)
2011 Joseph Brooks, American director, producer, screenwriter, and composer (b. 1938)
2012 Muzafar Bhutto, Pakistani politician (b. 1970)
2013 Sigurd Ottovich Schmidt, Russian historian and ethnographer (b. 1922)
2015 Marques Haynes, American basketball player and coach (b. 1926)
2016 Velimir "Bata" Živojinović, Serbian actor and politician (b. 1933)
2017 Nicky Hayden, American motorcycle racer (b. 1981)
2019 Judith Kerr, German-born British writer and illustrator (b. 1923)
2020 Denise Cronenberg, Canadian costume designer (b. 1938)
2022 Dervla Murphy, Irish touring cyclist and author (b. 1931)
337 Constantine the Great, Roman emperor (b. 272)
748 Empress Genshō of Japan (b. 683)