Famous Deaths in May 1669

  • May 2 Pieter Jansz Post, master builder (Waag, Gouda), dies at 61
  • May 14 Georges de Scudéry, French writer and dramatist (L'Amour tyrannique), dies at 65
  • May 16 Pietro da Cortona, [Berrettini], painter/architect, dies
  • May 16 Reyer Anslo, writer/poet, dies at about 42
  • May 20 Joris van der Hagen, landscape painter, dies
  • May 24 Pieter Cuypers, South Neth lawyer, dies at 48