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May 22nd Famous People Birthdays

Ram Mohan Roy

Ram Mohan Roy (1772)
Indian social and educational reformer, lawyer and founder of the Brahmo Samaj

Richard Wagner

Richard Wagner (1813)
German composer famed for the operatic cycle Der Ring des Nibelungen

Sir Arthur Conan Doyle

Sir Arthur Conan Doyle (1859)
Scottish novelist who created the great detective Shelock Holmes.

Laurence Olivier

Laurence Olivier (1907)
British actor, producer and director of such stature he was made a peer of the realm, the only actor ever to be honored in this manner.