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.

Vincent van GoghVincent van Gogh
French, Dutch
Painter
Joseph MerrickJoseph Merrick
British
Elephant Man

Sitting BullSitting Bull
American
Warrior

Richard Francis BurtonRichard Francis Burton
British
Translator

Jyotiba PhuleJyotiba Phule
Indian
Social Reformer

Christopher Latham Sholes Christopher Latham Sholes
American
Inventor of the QWERTY Keyboard
Prudence CrandallPrudence Crandall
American
Connecticut's official State Heroine

Cesar FranckCesar Franck
French
Composer, pianist, organist and music teacher

John Henry NewmanJohn Henry Newman
British
Theologian

Jyotirao PhuleJyotirao Phule
Indian
Intellectual
John C. FrémontJohn C. Frémont
American
Former Governor of California

William III of the NetherlandsWilliam III of the Netherlands
Belgian
Politician, Judge
Heinrich SchliemannHeinrich Schliemann
Italian
German businessman

Amadeo I of SpainAmadeo I of Spain
Spanish, Italian
 

Carlo CollodiCarlo Collodi
Italian
Writer, Journalist, Novelist, Children's writer
Junius Spencer MorganJunius Spencer Morgan
American
Banker, Financier

George CrookGeorge Crook
American
Military Officer
LalonLalon
Bangladeshi
poet

John Jacob Astor IIIJohn Jacob Astor III
American
Financier

Gyula AndrássyGyula Andrássy
Hungarian
Politician, Diplomat, Economist
Mariano Guadalupe VallejoMariano Guadalupe Vallejo
American
Politician

Alexander ParkesAlexander Parkes
British
Inventor, Chemist, Engineer
Jean-Baptiste Alphonse KarrJean-Baptiste Alphonse Karr
French
Journalist, Writer, Novelist

CrowfootCrowfoot
Canadian
tribal chief, warrior

August BelmontAugust Belmont
American
Diplomat, Banker, Financier

Gottfried KellerGottfried Keller
Swiss
Swiss poet
James NasmythJames Nasmyth
British
Astronomer, Engineer
Niels GadeNiels Gade
Danish
Danish composer

Sir William Gull, 1st BaronetSir William Gull, 1st Baronet
British
 

Alexander John EllisAlexander John Ellis
British
Linguist, Musicologist, Music theorist,

Christian Heinrich Friedrich PetersChristian Heinrich Friedrich Peters
German, American
American-German astronomer
Alphonse KarrAlphonse Karr
French
Journalist

John Henry Cardinal NewmanJohn Henry Cardinal Newman
British
Poet, Theologian