Deaths in History in July 1890

  • Jul 3 Gilman Marston, American Brigadier General (Union Army) and politician (R-NH), dies at 78

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Jul 7 Henri Nestlé, German-Swiss industrialist (founder of Nestlé), dies from heart attack at 75

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Founder of Nestlé
Henri Nestlé
  • Jul 13 John C. Frémont, American army officer, explorer and presidential candidate (b. 1813)
  • Jul 16 Gottfried Keller, German-Swiss novelist and poet, dies at 70

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Jul 29 Vincent van Gogh, Dutch painter (Sunflowers), dies 2 days after shooting himself at 37