Elijah J. McCoy
Elijah J. McCoy (May 2, 1844 – October 10, 1929) was a Canadian-American inventor and engineer, who was notable for his 57 U.S. patents, most to do with lubrication of steam engines. Born in Colchester, Ontario, Canada. (d. 1929)
Brian Aherne (2 May 1902 – 10 February 1986) was an English actor of both stage and screen, who found success in Hollywood where he made over thirty films, including being Oscar-nominated for his role as Emperor Maxmilian in Juarez (1939). Born William Brian de Lacy Aherne in King’s Norton, Worcestershire. (d. 1986)
Jo Ann Pflug
Jo Ann Pflug (born May 2, 1940) is a former American motion picture and television actress. Pflug’s first major role was as U.S. Army nurse Lt. Maria “Dish” Schneider in 1970’s MASH, and she also appeared in Catlow (1971) with Yul Brynner, and Where Does It Hurt? (1972) starring Peter Sellers. Born in Atlanta, Georgia.
Paul Darrow (born 2 May 1941) is an English actor best known for his portrayal of Kerr Avon in the BBC science fiction television series Blake’s 7. Born Paul Valentine Birkby in Surrey, England.
Beeban Tania Kidron, Baroness Kidron, OBE (born 2 May 1961) is an English film director. She has directed an adaptation of Jeanette Winterson’s autobiographical novel Oranges Are Not the Only Fruit and Bridget Jones: The Edge of Reason. Baroness Kidron is the joint founder of the education charity FILMCLUB, which helps schools with after-school clubs in the United Kingdom. Born Beeban Tania Kidron in North London.
Dwayne Johnson (born May 2, 1972), also known by his ring name The Rock, is an American and Canadian actor, producer and professional wrestler. Born Dwayne Douglas Johnson in Hayward, California.
Ellie Kemper (born May 2, 1980) is an American actress, comedian, and writer. She is best known for her role as Erin Hannon in the NBC series The Office, as well as her supporting roles in the films Bridesmaids and 21 Jump Street. Born Elizabeth Claire Kemper in Kansas City, Missouri.