Famous Deaths in May 1911

  • May 18 Gustav Mahler, Austr composer (Children's Death Songs), dies at 50
  • May 20 E M Grace, cricketer (one Test v Australia 1880, 36 & 0), dies
  • May 21 Williamina Fleming, Scottish-born astronomer (b. 1857)
  • May 28 Stephanus J du Toit, So Afr theologist/journalist (Afr Bond), dies

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May 29 William Schwenck Gilbert, English dramatist (Gilbert & Sullivan), dies at 74

English Dramatist William Schwenck Gilbert
English Dramatist
William Schwenck Gilbert