Famous Deaths in May 1875

  • May 5 Jan A C A van Nispen tot Sevenaer, Dutch MP (1848-75), dies at 71
  • May 17 John C. Breckinridge, Vice President of the United States (b. 1821)
  • May 20 Amalia, wife of King Otto of Greece, dies at 58
  • May 23 Johann Wilhelm Mangold, composer, dies at 78