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The following is a list of notable deaths in May 1999.

Entries for each day are listed alphabetically by surname. A typical entry lists information in the following sequence:

  • Name, age, country of citizenship at birth, subsequent country of citizenship (if applicable), reason for notability, cause of death (if known), and reference.

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  1. ^ "THOROLD, Captain Sir Anthony (Henry)". Who Was Who (online ed.). A & C Black, an imprint of Bloomsbury Publishing plc, 1920–2016; online edn, Oxford University Press. April 2014. Retrieved April 27, 2019.
  2. ^ Biography at AllAboutJazz.com. Retrieved 27 April 2019
  3. ^ Oliver, Greg. "SLAM! Wrestling Canadian Hall of Fame: Jos Leduc dead at 55". SLAM! Wrestling. Retrieved April 27, 2019.
  4. ^ Heller, Steven (May 5, 1999). "Tibor Kalman, 'Bad Boy' of Graphic Design, 49, Dies". New York Times. Retrieved April 27, 2019.
  5. ^ Blackstock, Colin (May 3, 1999). "Oliver Reed dies after last drink". The Guardian. London. Retrieved June 17, 2012.
  6. ^ Clines, Frank (May 4, 1999). "Braves slugger Adcock dies". Milwaukee Journal Sentinel. p. 1C. Retrieved April 27, 2019.
  7. ^ "Carolina's Chiasson Killed in Auto Accident". Washington Post. May 3, 1999. Retrieved April 27, 2019.
  8. ^ Foot, David (May 4, 1999). "Godfrey Evans (obituary)". The Guardian. Retrieved April 27, 2019.
  9. ^ White, Jerry. California executes mentally ill Vietnam veteran, World Socialist Web Site (May 5, 1999); retrieved April 27, 2019.
  10. ^ Bellamy, Christopher (May 7, 1999). "Major John Howard His longest D-day secured the allied advance into Normandy". The Guardian. Retrieved April 27, 2019.
  11. ^ "Naturalist who brought Animal Magic to millions". BBC News. 6 May 1999. Retrieved 27 April 2019
  12. ^ "Pro football; autopsy finds Tuinei died of drug overdose". Retrieved April 27, 2019.
  13. ^ New York Times: "Leon Hess, Who Built a Major Oil Company and Owned the Jets, Is Dead at 85" By GERALD ESKENAZI May 08, 1999
  14. ^ "Dirk Bogarde dies". BBC News. May 8, 1999. Retrieved June 17, 2012.
  15. ^ "Dana Plato, 34, Star of 'Diff'rent Strokes'". The New York Times. May 10, 1999. Retrieved June 17, 2012.
  16. ^ "Shirley Dinsdale Layburn". Variety. May 24, 1999. Retrieved May 16, 2015.
  17. ^ Honan, William H. (May 11, 1999). "Shel Silverstein, Zany Writer and Cartoonist, Dies at 67". The New York Times. Retrieved June 17, 2012.
  18. ^ Clarke, Mary (May 31, 1999). "Elaine Fifield". The Guardian. Retrieved April 26, 2019.
  19. ^ Plimmer, Martin (May 18, 1999). "Obituary: Saul Steinberg". The Independent. Retrieved April 27, 2019.
  20. ^ Dorman, Larry (May 14, 1999). "Gene Sarazen, 97, golf champion, dies". New York Times. Retrieved April 27, 2019.
  21. ^ Brian Barder (May 24, 1999). "Asrat Woldeyes". The Guardian. London. Retrieved April 27, 2019.
  22. ^ John Minor Wisdom at the Biographical Directory of Federal Judges, a public domain publication of the Federal Judicial Center.
  23. ^ "George Hill Hodel Jr (Deceased), South Pasadena, CA California". South Pasadena High School Alumni Association - Classes of 1907-2018. South Pasadena Public Library, 2011. 2011. Retrieved April 27, 2019.
  24. ^ Williams, Jonathan (June 3, 1999). "Obituary: James Broughton". The Independent. London. Retrieved June 17, 2012.
  25. ^ Staff writer(s) (May 21, 1999). "Lembit Oll Chess Grandmaster, 33". The New York Times. Retrieved April 26, 2019.
  26. ^ Thompson, Dave (2002) Reggae & Caribbean Music, Backbeat Books, ISBN 0-87930-655-6, p. 200-202
  27. ^ Nevil, D. (May 22, 1999). "Obituaries: Bill Ballantine". The Independent. London. Retrieved April 27, 2019.
  28. ^ "Bill Ballantine, 88, Clown, Artist and Writer". The New York Times. New York. May 19, 1999. Retrieved April 27, 2019.
  29. ^ Roth, Andrew (May 22, 1999). "Sir Robert Rhodes James". The Guardian. Retrieved October 20, 2017.
  30. ^ Oliver, Myrna (May 24, 1999). "Vanessa Brown; Actress, Writer and Artist". Los Angeles Times. Retrieved May 29, 2015.
  31. ^ "Son cycles in his mum's memory". Warrick News. April 15, 2009. Retrieved April 26, 2019.
  32. ^ "Wrestler Owen Hart killed in fall during stunt". CNN.com. May 24, 1999. Retrieved June 17, 2012.
  33. ^ "Vice Adm. John T. 'Chick' Hayward Dies at 90". The Washington Post. May 29, 1999.
  34. ^ R. M. Healey (June 23, 1999). "Obituary: Irene Bache". The Independent. Retrieved January 22, 2019.
  35. ^ "Hillary Brooke, 84; Actress in Movies". June 8, 1999. Retrieved April 26, 2019 – via NYTimes.com.
  36. ^ "Obituary: Hillary Brooke". June 3, 1999. Retrieved April 26, 2019 – via The Independent.
  37. ^ "Awaiting a Burial, This Time an Actual One" By ALAN FEUER New York Times October 8, 2008. Retrieved April 26, 2019
  38. ^ "Death of Air Marshal Sir James Anthony Rowland". Parliament of New South Wales. March 27, 1999. Archived from the original on March 4, 2016. Retrieved April 26, 2019.
  39. ^ "Obituaries: Raphael Recanati; Israeli Banker, Shipping Magnate". The Los Angeles Times. June 1, 1999. Retrieved April 26, 2019.
  40. ^ "League's Grand Old Man Departs". The Daily Telegraph. May 31, 1999.
  41. ^ "Obituary: Sonia Chadwick Hawkes". The Independent. Retrieved April 26, 2019.
  42. ^ "12th death anniversary of Inayat Hussain Bhatti". Pakistan Today (newspaper). May 30, 2011. Retrieved April 26, 2019.