May 2015
1 May Day
1 Birthday of Judy Collins (b. 1934)
1 Global Love Day
1 Mother Goose Day
1 Wesak Festival (until May 3)
1 Birthday of Fr. Teilhard de Chardin (1881 - 1955)
3 Birthday of May Sarton (1912 - 1995)
4 Birthday of Horace Mann (1796 - 1859)
4 Visakha Puja Day
5 Cinco de Mayo
7 Birthday of Peter Ilyich Tchaikowsky (1840 - 1893)
7 Birthday of Johannes Brahms (1833 - 1897)
7 Birthday of Robert Browning (1812 - 1889)
8 Rabindranath Tagore’s Birthday
9 International Migratory Bird Day (IMBD)
9 Birthday of James Matthew Barrie (1860 - 1937)
10 Mother's Day
11 Feast Day of St. Comgall
11 Birthday of Irving Berlin (1888 - 1989)
12 Birthday of Br. Roger of Taize (1915 - 2005)
12 Birthday of Florence Nightingale (1820 - 1910)
13 Feast of Julian of Norwich (c. 1342 - 1417)
14 Ascension
15 International Conscientious Objectors' Day
15 Birthday of L. Frank Baum (1856 - 1910)
17 Brown vs. Board of Education Ruling
17 Iroquois Strawberry Ceremony (until May 20)
19 Festival of the Sacred Spring
20 Birthday of Rose Hawthorne (1851-1926)
22 Birthday of Mary Stevenson Cassatt (1844 - 1926)
22 Birthday of Richard Wagner (1813 - 1883)
23 Birthday of Antoinette Brown Blackwell (1825-1921)
23 Declaration of the Báb (until May 24)
23 Shavuot (Feast of Weeks) (until May 25)
24 Pentecost
25 Memorial Day Observed
25 Buddha's Birthday
25 Birthday of Ralph Waldo Emerson (1803 - 1882)
27 Birthday of Julia Ward Howe (1819 - 1910)
27 Birthday of Rachel Carson (1907 - 1964)
28 Mother Ganges Festival
29 Ascension of Baha'u'llah
31 Trinity Sunday
31 Birthday of Walt Whitman (1819 - 1892)
31 Birthday of Beverly Sills (1929 - 2007)
  
June 2015
1 First of June
7 Birthday of Paul Gauguin (1848 - 1903)
8 Birthday of Frank Lloyd Wright (1867 - 1959)
11 Birthday of Jacques-Yves Cousteau (1910 - 1997)
12 Birthday of Anne Frank (1929 - 1945)
13 Birthday of Dorothy L. Sayers (1893 - 1957)
13 Feast of St. Anthony of Padua
14 Flag Day (U.S.A.)
17 Birthday of M.C. Escher
17 Birthday of Igor Stravinsky (1882 - 1971)
18 Fast of Ramadan (until July 17)
19 Birthday of Aung San Suu Kyi
20 Feast of the Great Spirit (until June 21)
20 Lakota Sun Dance (until June 23)
21 World Peace and Prayer Day
21 Solstice
21 Father's Day
22 Birthday of Dame Cicely Saunders (1918 - 2005)
22 Birthday of Anne Morrow Lindbergh (1906 - 2001)
24 Zuni Corn Dance (until June 27)
26 Birthday of Pearl S. Buck (1892 - 1973)
26 Birthday of Antonia Brico (1902 - 1989)
27 Birthday of Helen Keller (1880 - 1968)
28 Birthday of John Wesley (1703 - 1791)
29 Birthday of Antoine de Saint-Exupery