This Week's Birthdays - Week of May 28

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This Week's Birthdays - Week of May 28

Monday, May 28 2012 by kjfitz
May 28, 1818 - Pierre Gustave Toutant Beauregard was a Louisiana-born American military officer, politician, inventor, writer, civil servant, and the first prominent general of the Confederate States Army during the American Civil War.

P. G. T. Beauregard monument
May 29, 1984 - Carmelo Kiyan Anthony, nicknamed "Melo", is an American professional basketball player who currently plays for the New York Knicks in the National Basketball Association (NBA).

Carmelo Anthony
May 30, 1918 – Bob Evans, American restaurateur (d. 2007)

Bob Evans
May 31, 1162 – Genghis Khan, Khagan of the Mongol Empire (d. 1227)

455 foot high portrait of Genghis Khan
June 1, 1793 - Henry Francis Lyte, an Anglican divine and hymn-writer.

Henry Francis Lytes birthplace
June 2, 1960 - Kyle Eugene Petty, a former American NASCAR driver.

Kyle Petty's house
June 3, 1865 - George V (George Frederick Ernest Albert) was King of the United Kingdom and the British Dominions, and Emperor of India, from 6 May 1910 through the First World War (1914–1918) until his death in 1936.

Statue of George V