To answer your question, the date generally accepted by scholars as the date that Holmes supposedly plunged into the Reichenbach Falls is: Monday, 4th May 1891.
His death of old age or some other cause later in his life is not recorded.
Sherlock Holmes was not a real person but a character created by writer Sir Arthur Conan Doyle. This fiction hero "died" in the story "The Adventure of the Final Problem" published in 1893 in The Strand Magazine and then in "The Memoirs of Sherlock Holmes"
People were so concerned that Conan Doyle had to bring the great detective back. In 1901 Sherlock Holmes reappeared in "The Hound of the Baskervilles". The story supposedly happened before Holmes' "death" at the Reichenbach Falls in Switzerland.
Holmes returned officially from the dead in the 1903 story "The Empty House", which is the first story in the book "The Return of Sherlock Holmes"
Doyle wrote the Sherlock Holmes stories until 1927 though the chronology of Holmes' adventures ends with "His Last Bow", at the beginning of World War I in 1914.
Sir Arthur Conan Doyle died in 1930.
He didn't die at all.
Sherlock Holmes The Final Problem
Sherlock Holmes never died in the books, he just retired to Bee Keeping. And Sherlock Holmes was never a real person so he can't die in real life.
Sherlock Holmes 3
Sherlock Holmes' real name is Sherlock Holmes.
This applies to films only, not plays: "Adventures of Sherlock Holmes" (1905). Sherlock was played by Maurice Costello (1877-1950).
"The final Problem" was the name of the book in which Sherlock Holmes was written to die, however, readers insisted he be brought back, and to great surprise he was!
"Young Sherlock Holmes" (1985). Stars Nicholas Rowe as Sherlock Holmes, Alan Cox as John Watson.
No, Sherlock Holmes was not a real person.
Sherlock Holmes and Sherlock Holmes: A Game of Shadows
Sherlock Holmes is smarter.
Sherlock Holmes: A Game of Shadows (or Sherlock Holmes 2) is 129 minutes long.
It is in the short story¨"The Final Problem," which can be found in the book 'The Memoirs of Sherlock Holmes.'
Holmes is a fictional hero. He is the protagonist of the Sherlock Holmes stories.
In the trailer, it shows a casket being lowered into a grave marked Sherlock Holmes: 18 something something to 1888. So it's safe to assume that he truly does die. But they could also do with this what Conan Doyle did after The Final Problem.
Watson was Sherlock Holmes partner while Sherlock was detecting
There are way too many to list. But the books are A Study in Scarlet, The Sign of Four, The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes, The Memoirs of Sherlock Holmes, The Return of Sherlock Holmes, The Hound of the Baskervilles, The Valley of Fear, His Last Bow, and The Casebook of Sherlock Holmes.
Sherlock Holmes was most decidedly English.
Sherlock Holmes was not a doctor at all.
Sherlock Holmes is about the adventures of an English Private Detective.
The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes