Famous Deaths in May 1786

  • M 1
  • T 2
  • W 3
  • T 4
  • F 5
  • S 6
  • S 7
  • M 8
  • T 9
  • W 10
  • T 11
  • F 12
  • S 13
  • S 14
  • M 15
  • T 16
  • W 17
  • T 18
  • F 19
  • S 20
  • S 21
  • M 22
  • T 23
  • W 24
  • T 25
  • F 26
  • S 27
  • S 28
  • M 29
  • T 30
  • W 31
  • May 5 Pedro III, King of Portugal, dies
  • May 19 John Stanley, English blind composer and organist, dies at 74
  • May 21 Carl W Scheele, Swedish pharmacist/chemist, dies at 43
  • May 23 Móric Beňovský, Slovak military officer, explorer and self-declared King of Madagascar, dies of a fatal bullet wound to his chest at 39