Famous people died in 1890

Christopher Latham Sholes

Christopher Latham Sholes

Christopher Latham Sholes was an American inventor

AmericanFebruary 14, 1819198 views

Richard Francis Burton

Richard Francis Burton was an English polymath who became world renowned after his expeditions to Mecca and Medina

BritishMarch 19, 1821101 views

Prudence Crandall

Prudence Crandall was an American teacher who established one of the first schools for African- American girls

Jyotiba Phule

Jyotiba Phule was a 19th century social reformer who was a pioneer of women’s education in India

IndianApril 11, 1827176 views

Cesar Franck

Cesar Franck was a very influential composer, pianist and an inspiring teacher who authored memorable musical works

FrenchDecember 10, 1822184 views

Vincent van Gogh

Vincent van Gogh was a legendary Dutch painter

FrenchMarch 30, 1853183 views

Sitting Bull

Sitting Bull was a Teton Dakota Indian chief who led Sioux tribes in their struggle for survival on the North American Great Plains.

American1831314 views