Famous Deaths in May 1936

  • May 6 Hans Jelmoli, composer, dies at 59
  • May 8 Oswald Spengler, German philosopher (Underworld of Abendlandes), dies
  • May 14 Edmond HH Allenby, English fieldmarshal in Egypt, dies at 74
  • May 14 Samuel Pl'h Naber, spy/librarian, dies at 71
  • May 17 Panagis Tsaldaris, twice Greek prime minister (b. 1868)
  • May 18 Alick Maclean, composer, dies at 63
  • May 25 Jan Levoslav Bella, composer, dies at 92