Namesakes

Fictional Characters from Books: 1 character
Minnie May Barry   1908   Anne of Green Gables  
Nobel Prize Winners: 1 literature, 1 medicine
(literature) Doris Lessing (a.k.a. May)   2007  
(medicine) May-Britt Moser   2014  
Notable Actors and Actresses: 3 actresses
Sheila Tousey (a.k.a. May)   1960-  
Rachael Taylor (a.k.a. May)   1984-  
Daisy May Cooper   1986-  
Notable Musicians: 1 singer
Lorrie Collins (a.k.a. May)   1942-2018   Country, rockabilly  
Notable Writers: 1 author
Louisa May Alcott   1832-1888  
Olympic Medalists: 2 bronze, 1 bronze/silver
(bronze/silver) Eileen Hiscock (a.k.a. May)   1932; 1936   4x100 m relay  
(bronze) Hilda Cameron (a.k.a. May)   1936   4x100 m relay  
(bronze) Sonia Lannaman (a.k.a. May)   1980   4x100 m relay  
Saints: 1 saint
Saint Marius (a.k.a. May)   ?-555  
Title Characters: 2 books, 2 songs, 1 film, 1 musical
(musical) Maggie May   1964   Maggie May  
(song) Maggie May   1971   Maggie May  
(book) May   1992   Missing May  
(film) May   2002   May  
(song) May   2010   Maggie and Milly and Molly and May  
(book) May   2011   May  
Tolkien's Characters: 1 character
May Gamgee   (f)