Famous Deaths in May 1833

  • May 10 Francois GJS Andrieux, French writer/politician, dies at 74
  • May 14 Johann Wilhelm Cornelius von Konigslow, composer, dies at 88
  • May 15 Edmund Kean, British Shakespearean actor (Edmund Kean's Masonic Career), dies at 46
  • May 24 John Randolph [of Roanoke], American planter, Congressman (Virginia) and Minister to Russia, dies of tuberculosis at 59
  • May 28 Johann Christian Friedrich Haeffner, composer, dies at 74
  • May 29 William Marshall, Scottish fiddle composer ( strathspeys The Marchioness of Huntly), dies at 84
  • May 30 Josef Slavik, composer, dies at 27