Famous Deaths in May 1899

  • May 1 Ludwig B├╝chner, German philosopher and physician (b. 1824)
  • May 15 Francisque Sarcey, French writer (Le Temps), dies at 70
  • May 25 Marie-Rosalie "Rosa" Bonheur, French painter, dies at 68
  • May 29 Frantz Jehin-Prume, composer, dies at 60