Famous People Who Died In 1890

Discover the most famous people died who died in the year 1890. This list includes people like Vincent van Gogh, Sitting Bull, Richard Francis Burton, Christopher Latham Sholes, Jyotiba Phule and many more. This list of celebrities is loosely sorted by popularity. People featured on this list, include political leaders, journalists, diplomats and poets who died in 1890. This list includes people from United States, United Kingdom, France & Italy and many more countries.

This ranking is based on an algorithm that combines various factors, including the votes of our users and search trends on the internet.

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 1 Vincent van Gogh

Vincent van Gogh.
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Famous As: Painter
Birthdate: March 30, 1853
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Zundert, Netherlands
Died: July 29

 2 Joseph Merrick

Joseph Merrick.
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Elephant Man
Birthdate: August 5, 1862
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Leicester
Died: April 11
Height: 5'2" (157 cm)

 3 Sitting Bull

Sitting Bull.
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Warrior
Birthdate: 1831 AD
Birthplace: Grand River
Died: December 15

 4 Jyotiba Phule

Jyotiba Phule.
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Social Reformer
Birthdate: April 11, 1827
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Satara, Maharashtra, India
Died: November 28

 5 William III of the Netherlands

William III of the Netherlands.
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Famous As: King
Birthdate: February 19, 1817
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Palace of the Nation, Belgium
Died: November 23

 6 John C. Frémont

John C. Frémont
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Former Governor of California
Birthdate: January 21, 1813
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Savannah, Georgia, United States
Died: July 13

 7 John Henry Newman

John Henry Newman.
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Famous As: Theologian
Birthdate: February 21, 1801
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: City of London, England
Died: August 11
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 8 Richard Francis Burton

Richard Francis Burton.
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Famous As: Translator
Birthdate: March 19, 1821
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Torquay
Died: October 20

 9 Amadeo I of Spain

Amadeo I of Spain
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Famous As: King
Birthdate: May 30, 1845
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Royal Palace of Turin, Turin, Italy
Died: January 18

 10 Heinrich Schliemann

Heinrich Schliemann.
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Famous As: Archaeologist
Birthdate: January 6, 1822
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Neubukow, Germany
Died: December 26

 11 Junius Spencer Morgan

Junius Spencer Morgan
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Listed In: Business People
Famous As: Banker, Financier
Birthdate: April 14, 1813
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Holyoke
Died: April 8

 12 Carlo Collodi

Carlo Collodi
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Writer
Birthdate: November 24, 1826
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Florence, Italy
Died: October 26

 13 George Crook

George Crook
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Military Officer
Birthdate: September 8, 1828
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Taylorsville, Ohio, United States
Died: March 21

 14 Cesar Franck

Cesar Franck.
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Listed In: Musicians
Famous As: Composer, pianist, organist and music teacher
Birthdate: December 10, 1822
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Liège
Died: November 8

 15 Augusta of Saxe-Weimar-Eisenach

Augusta of Saxe-Weimar-Eisenach
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Famous As: Queen
Birthdate: September 30, 1811
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Weimar, Germany
Died: January 7

 16 Lalon

Lalon
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Listed In: Musicians
Famous As: poet
Birthdate: 1774 AD
Birthplace: Bengal Presidency
Died: October 17

 17 John Jacob Astor III

John Jacob Astor III
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Financier
Birthdate: June 10, 1822
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: New York City
Died: February 22

 18 Juan Seguín

Juan Seguín
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Political Leader
Birthdate: October 27, 1806
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Texas, United States
Died: August 27

 19 Christopher Latham Sholes

Christopher Latham Sholes .
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Famous As: Inventor of the QWERTY Keyboard
Birthdate: February 14, 1819
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Mooresburg, Montour County, Pennsylvania, United States
Died: February 17

 20 Mariano Guadalupe Vallejo

Mariano Guadalupe Vallejo
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Politician
Birthdate: July 4, 1807
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Monterey
Died: January 18

 21 Gyula Andrássy

Gyula Andrássy
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Politician, Diplomat, Economist
Birthdate: March 3, 1823
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Vlachovo
Died: February 18

 22 William Gull

William Gull
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Listed In: Physicians
Famous As: Physician
Birthdate: December 31, 1816
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Colchester, England
Died: January 29

 23 Jean-Baptiste Alphonse Karr

Jean-Baptiste Alphonse Karr
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Famous As: Critic
Birthdate: November 24, 1808
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Paris, France
Died: September 29

 24 Duchess Helene in Bavaria

Duchess Helene in Bavaria
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Duchess
Birthdate: April 4, 1834
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Munich, Germany
Died: May 16

 25 Carl Bloch

Carl Bloch
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Famous As: Painter
Birthdate: May 23, 1834
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Copenhagen, Denmark
Died: February 22

 26 Crowfoot

Crowfoot
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: tribal chief, warrior
Birthdate: 1830 AD
Birthplace: Rupert's Land
Died: April 25

 27 Edwin Chadwick

Edwin Chadwick
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Public servant
Birthdate: January 24, 1800
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Longsight, Manchester, England
Died: July 6

 28 Henry Herbert, 4th Earl of Carnarvon

Henry Herbert, 4th Earl of Carnarvon
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Statesman
Birthdate: June 24, 1831
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: London, England
Died: June 29

 29 Prudence Crandall

Prudence Crandall.
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Listed In: Activists
Famous As: Connecticut's official State Heroine
Birthdate: September 3, 1803
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Rhode Island
Died: January 28

 30 John Boyle O'Reilly

John Boyle O'Reilly
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Famous As: Writer
Birthdate: June 28, 1844
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Dowth Passage Tomb, Ireland
Died: August 10

 31 Robert Napier, 1st Baron Napier

Robert Napier, 1st Baron Napier
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Army officer
Birthdate: December 6, 1810
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Colombo, Sri Lanka
Died: January 14

 32 Catherine Booth

Catherine Booth
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Religious leader
Birthdate: January 17, 1829
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Ashbourne, England
Died: October 4

 33 August Belmont

August Belmont
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Listed In: Business People
Famous As: Diplomat, Banker, Financier
Birthdate: December 8, 1813
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Alzey
Died: November 24

 34 Antoine, Duke of Montpensier

Antoine, Duke of Montpensier
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Duke
Birthdate: July 31, 1824
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Château de Neuilly, Neuilly-sur-Seine, France
Died: February 5

 35 Alexander Parkes

Alexander Parkes
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Famous As: Inventor, Chemist, Engineer
Birthdate: December 29, 1813
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Birmingham
Died: June 29

 36 Gottfried Keller

Gottfried Keller
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Swiss poet
Birthdate: July 19, 1819
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Zürich
Died: July 15

 37 Niels Gade

Niels Gade
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Listed In: Musicians
Famous As: Danish composer
Birthdate: February 22, 1817
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Copenhagen
Died: December 21

 38 Vasile Alecsandri

Vasile Alecsandri
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Poet
Birthdate: July 21, 1821
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Bacău, Principality of Moldavia
Died: August 22

 39 Dion Boucicault

Dion Boucicault
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: December 26, 1820
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Dublin, Ireland
Died: September 18

 40 James Nasmyth

James Nasmyth
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Listed In: Engineers
Famous As: Astronomer, Engineer
Birthdate: August 19, 1808
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Edinburgh
Died: May 7

 41 Camilo Castelo Branco

Camilo Castelo Branco
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Writer
Birthdate: March 16, 1825
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Mártires, Lisbon, Portugal
Died: June 1

 42 Samuel Freeman Miller

Samuel Freeman Miller
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Listed In: Lawyers & Judges
Famous As: Jurist
Birthdate: April 5, 1816
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Richmond, Kentucky, United States
Died: October 13

 43 Samuel J. Randall

Samuel J. Randall
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Politician
Birthdate: October 10, 1828
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States
Died: April 13

 44 Sir Richard Wallace, 1st Baronet

Sir Richard Wallace, 1st Baronet
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Art collector
Birthdate: July 21, 1818
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: London, England
Died: July 20

 45 Ignaz von Döllinger

Ignaz von Döllinger
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Famous As: Theologian
Birthdate: February 28, 1799
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Bamberg, Germany
Died: January 10

 46 Charles Loring Brace

Charles Loring Brace
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Philanthropist
Birthdate: June 19, 1826
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Litchfield, Connecticut, United States
Died: August 11

 47 Alexander John Ellis

Alexander John Ellis
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Famous As: Linguist, Musicologist, Music theorist, Ethnomusicologist, Mathematician
Birthdate: June 14, 1814
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: London, England
Died: October 28

 48 Johann Voldemar Jannsen

Johann Voldemar Jannsen
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Famous As: Journalist
Birthdate: May 16, 1819
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Vändra, Estonia
Died: July 13

 49 Alexander Mozhaysky

Alexander Mozhaysky
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Famous As: Naval officer
Birthdate: March 21, 1825
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Kotka, Finland
Died: March 1

 50 C. H. D. Buys Ballot

C. H. D. Buys Ballot
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Listed In: Scientists
Famous As: Chemist
Birthdate: October 10, 1817
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Kloetinge, Netherlands
Died: February 3