Deaths in History in May 1962

  • May 11 Hans Luther, politician and German Chancellor (1925-6), dies at 83
  • May 12 Dick Calkins, co-author (Buck Rogers), dies at 67
  • May 13 Franz Jozef Kline, US expressionist painter, dies at 51
  • May 13 H Trendley Dean, doctor (introduced fluoridation into water)
  • May 19 Gabriele M√ľnter, German expressionist painter
  • May 31 Henry F. Ashurst, American Democratic politician (U.S. Senator from Arizona), dies at 87