Deaths in History in May 1959

  • May 1 Oscar Torp, Norwegian premier, dies

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May 5 Carlos Saavedra Lamas, Argentine politician (Nobel Peace Prize 1936), dies at 80

Nobel Peace Laureate Carlos Saavedra Lamas
Nobel Peace Laureate
Carlos Saavedra Lamas
  • May 20 Alfred Schutz, Austrian/US architect/philosopher, dies at 60

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May 24 John Foster Dulles, US Secretary of State (1953-59), dies at 71

US Secretary of State John Foster Dulles
US Secretary of State
John Foster Dulles