Birthdays in History in May 1862

  • May 5 Max Elskamp, Belgian author/poet (Lesson Joies Blondes, Maya)
  • May 15 Arthur Schnitzler, Austrian playwright/novelist (La Ronde)
  • May 18 Freiherr Albert von Schrenk-Notzing, German para-psychologist
  • May 19 Mikhail Nesterov, Russian painter (d. 1942)
  • May 22 August Cuppens, Flemish author/pastor