Important people born in May might be a surprise to you. Some of the May births turned out to be a blessing to this world and helped make it a better place or more entertaining. Here are some great May birthday babies.
Willie Mays was born May 6, 1931. Willie,a great baseball athlete, turned 82 in 2012 and made many a ball game exciting for baseball lovers. He was called the "say hey kid" and made 660 home runs for the Giants and the Mets.
Fred Astaire, a dancing movie actor, was born May 10, 1899 and died at the age of 88 on June 22, 1987. Fred was the best dancer of his nostalgic era, charming thousands with his golden feet and legs and made 10 films with Ginger Rodgers.
The fantastic blind prodigy, Stevie Wonder was born May 13, 1950 and is now 63 years old. Stevie has been a true wonder and produced hit after hit of songs that never grow old. He is amazing!
Jimmy Stewart, best remembered foe the Christmas movie "It's a Wonderful Life" was born May 20, 1908. He was a fantastic actor and fondly remembered, He would have been 104 years old this year if still alive.
The movie actor cowboy of all cowboys, John Wayne was born May 26, 1908 and passed away June 11, 1979. His western movies still play non-stop and he will always be the real "cowboy." True Grit was one that made the top ten for a long time.
Great post. H5
Jimmy Stewart is my all time favorite actor.
Wow, what a powerful list!
What? No JFK? Hard to pick just five, I guess. great job.
select one here...