Deaths in History in May 1845

  • May 2 August Pauly, German writer (Real Encyclopedia), dies at 48
  • May 12 August Wilhelm Schlegel, German poet, translator and critic, dies at 77
  • May 12 J├ínos Bacsanyi, Hungarian poet (b. 1763)
  • May 15 Samuel I Wiselius, Dutch lawyer/businessman/writer, dies at 76
  • May 19 Maria EJ Versfelt, mistress of general Moreau/marshal Ney, dies at 68