|Agency||Chicago Fire Department|
|Type of Firefighter||Career|
|Date of Birth||0/0/0|
|Date of Death||4/3/1890|
|Cause of Death||Stress/Overexertion|
|Nature of Death||Heart attack|
|Attribute of Death||[not applicable]|
|Type of Duty||Firefighting operations|
On April 3, 1890, Chicago Fire Department Pipeman John Michels died in the line of duty after suffering a heart attack while in performance of his duties at a fire.
Michels was a member of Engine Company No. 30.