Famous Deaths in May 1893

  • May 3 Josef Rudolf Zavrtal, composer, dies at 73
  • May 4 George Washington Hewitt, composer, dies at 82
  • May 14 Earnest E Kummer, German mathematician (surface of Kummer), dies at 83
  • May 14 Johan T Buys, Dutch lawyer, dies at 65
  • May 23 Anton von Schmerling, Austrian statesman, dies at 87