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27/07/1890 Vincent van Gogh shoots himself

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Van Gogh shot himself in the chest with a 7mm Lefaucheux à broche revolver. There were no witnesses and he died 30 hours after the incident. The bullet was deflected by a rib and passed through his chest without doing apparent damage to internal organs – probably stopped by his spine.