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
59
Famous As: Painter
Birthdate: March 30, 1853
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Zundert, Netherlands
Died: July 29

 2 Sitting Bull

Sitting Bull
3
Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Warrior
Birthdate: 1831 AD
Birthplace: Grand River
Died: December 15

 3 Joseph Merrick

Joseph Merrick
7
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Elephant Man
Birthdate: August 5, 1862
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Leicester
Died: April 11
Height: 5'2" (157 cm)

 4 Jyotiba Phule

Jyotiba Phule
22
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Social Reformer
Birthdate: April 11, 1827
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Satara, Maharashtra, India
Died: November 28

 5 Richard Francis Burton

Richard Francis Burton
2
Famous As: Translator
Birthdate: March 19, 1821
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Torquay
Died: October 20

 6 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

 7 Heinrich Schliemann

Heinrich Schliemann
0
Listed In: Business People
Famous As: Archaeologist
Birthdate: January 6, 1822
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Neubukow, Germany
Died: December 26
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 8 William III of the Netherlands

William III of the Netherlands
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Famous As: King of the Netherlands (1849-1890)
Birthdate: February 19, 1817
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Belgium
Died: November 23

 9 Carlo Collodi

Carlo Collodi
0
Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Writer
Birthdate: November 24, 1826
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Florence, Italy
Died: October 26

 10 Cesar Franck

Cesar Franck
0
Listed In: Musicians
Famous As: Composer, Pianist, Organist
Birthdate: December 10, 1822
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Liège, Belgium
Died: November 8

 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 Lalon

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

 13 Augusta of Saxe-Weimar-Eisenach

Augusta of Saxe-Weimar-Eisenach
0
Famous As: Queen
Birthdate: September 30, 1811
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Weimar, Germany
Died: January 7

 14 John Jacob Astor III

John Jacob Astor III
0
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Financier, Philanthropist
Birthdate: June 10, 1822
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: New York City, New York, United States
Died: February 22

 15 Edwin Chadwick

Edwin Chadwick
0
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Public servant
Birthdate: January 24, 1800
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Longsight, Manchester, England
Died: July 6

 16 Carl Bloch

Carl Bloch
0
Famous As: Painter
Birthdate: May 23, 1834
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Copenhagen, Denmark
Died: February 22

 17 Mariano Guadalupe Vallejo

Mariano Guadalupe Vallejo
0
Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Politician, Military personnel
Birthdate: July 4, 1807
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Monterey, California, United States
Died: January 18

 18 Migettuwatte Gunananda Thera

Migettuwatte Gunananda Thera
0
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Monk
Birthdate: February 9, 1823
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Balapitiya, Sri Lanka
Died: September 21

 19 Princess Zorka of Montenegro

Princess Zorka of Montenegro
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Aristocrat
Birthdate: December 23, 1864
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Cetinje, Principality of Montenegro Montenegro
Died: March 16

 20 Niels Gade

Niels Gade
0
Listed In: Musicians
Famous As: Considered one of the most important Danish musicians of the 19th century.
Birthdate: February 22, 1817
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Copenhagen, Denmark
Died: December 21

 21 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

 22 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

 23 John Henry Newman

John Henry Newman
1
Famous As: Theologian
Birthdate: February 21, 1801
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: City of London, England
Died: August 11

 24 James Croll

James Croll
0
Famous As: Geographer, Geologist
Birthdate: January 2, 1821
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Little Whitefield, Perthshire, Scotland
Died: December 15

 25 Duchess Helene in Bavaria

Duchess Helene in Bavaria
0
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Duchess
Birthdate: April 4, 1834
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Munich, Germany
Died: May 16

 26 Samuel Freeman Miller

Samuel Freeman Miller
0
Listed In: Lawyers & Judges
Famous As: Jurist
Birthdate: April 5, 1816
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Richmond, Kentucky, United States
Died: October 13

 27 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

 28 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

 29 John Frederick Parker

John Frederick Parker
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Police officer
Birthdate: May 19, 1830
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Winchester, Virginia, United States
Died: June 28

 30 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

 31 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

 32 Louis Le Prince

Louis Le Prince
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Famous As: Former inventor of an early motion-picture camera, possibly the first person to shoot a moving picture sequence using a single lens camera
Birthdate: August 28, 1841
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Metz, France
Died: September 16

 33 Johanne Luise Heiberg

Johanne Luise Heiberg
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Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: November 22, 1812
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Copenhagen, Denmark
Died: December 21

 34 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

 35 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

 36 Marcus Thrane

Marcus Thrane
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Author
Birthdate: October 14, 1817
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Oslo, Norway
Died: April 30

 37 Marie-Charles David de Mayrena

Marie-Charles David de Mayrena
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Adventurer
Birthdate: January 31, 1842
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Toulon, France
Died: November 11

 38 Ulrich Ochsenbein

Ulrich Ochsenbein
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Politician
Birthdate: November 24, 1811
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Switzerland
Died: November 3

 39 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

 40 Henry Herbert, 4th Earl of Carnarvon

Henry Herbert, 4th Earl of Carnarvon
1
Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Statesman
Birthdate: June 24, 1831
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: London, England
Died: June 29

 41 Karl Freiherr von Vogelsang

Karl Freiherr von Vogelsang
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Journalist
Birthdate: September 3, 1818
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Legnica, Poland
Died: November 8

 42 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

 43 Syarif Masahor

Syarif Masahor
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Rebel
Birthdate: 1810 AD
Birthplace: Bruneian Empire
Died: 1890 AD

 44 Jane Currie Blaikie Hoge

Jane Currie Blaikie Hoge
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Listed In: Activists
Famous As: Nurse
Birthdate: July 31, 1811
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States
Died: August 26

 45 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

 46 George Crook

George Crook
1
Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Military Officer
Birthdate: September 8, 1828
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Taylorsville, Ohio, United States
Died: March 21

 47 Franz Delitzsch

Franz Delitzsch
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Theologian, Writer
Birthdate: February 23, 1813
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Leipzig, Germany
Died: March 4

 48 Charles Henry de Soysa

Charles Henry de Soysa
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Philanthropist
Birthdate: March 3, 1836
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Moratuwa, Sri Lanka
Died: September 29

 49 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

 50 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