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Alfred Bernhard Nobel was a Swedish chemist, engineer, inventor, businessman, and philanthropist. Accused of “high treason against France” for selling Ballistite to Italy, Nobel moved from Paris to Sanremo, Italy in 1891. In 1896, Alfred Nobel succumbed to a lingering heart ailment, suffered a stroke, and died.