Pope John Paul II
Pope Saint John Paul II, (18 May 1920 ‒ 2 April 2005), also known as Saint John Paul the Great, was the 264th pope of the Catholic Church from 16 October 1978 until his death on 2 April 2005. Born Karol Józef Wojtyła in Wadowice, Republic of Poland. (d. 2005)
Raymond Stanley Lonnen (18 May 1940 – 11 July 2014) was an English stage and television actor. His most prominent roles include Willie Caine in the cold-war spy drama series The Sandbaggers (1978–80), and also as Harry Brown in the television miniseries Harry’s Game (1982). Born in Bournemouth. (d. 2014)
American actor (d. 2006)
Reginald Martinez “Reggie” Jackson (born May 18, 1946) is an American former baseball right fielder who played 21 seasons in Major League Baseball (MLB) for five different teams (1967–1987). Born in Wyncote, Pennsylvania.
Nina Myskow (born 18 May 1946) is a leftist Scottish journalist and TV celebrity who appeared on New Faces and was also a columnist for The Sun and The News of the World under the byline “The Bitch on the box” in the 1980s. Born in St Andrews, Scotland.
Lionel Shriver (born May 18, 1957) is an American journalist and author. Shriver won the 2005 Orange Prize for her eighth published novel, We Need to Talk About Kevin, a thriller and close study of maternal ambivalence. Born Margaret Ann Shriver on May 18, 1957 in Gastonia, North Carolina.
Nathaniel Parker (born 18 May 1962) is an English actor best known for playing Detective Inspector Thomas “Tommy” Lynley in the BBC crime drama series The Inspector Lynley Mysteries. Born in London.
Imogen Holly Aird, (born 18 May 1969) is an English television actress known for playing Forensic Pathologist Frankie Wharton in the BBC1 drama series Waking the Dead, having previously starred in productions such as Soldier Soldier and the 1997 film Fever Pitch alongside Colin Firth. Born in Aldershot, Hampshire.