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Famous People Who Died in Battle

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List of famous people who died of battle, including photos, birthdates, professions, and other information. These celebrities who died in battle are listed alphabetically and include the famous soldiers’ hometowns and biographical info about them when available. Examples of items on this list: Eleazar Maccabeus, Brian Ua Neill and more. These notable battle deaths include modern and long-gone famous men and women, from politicians to religious leaders to writers. Everyone on this list has died in battle as a cause of death somewhere in their public records, even if it was just one contributing factor for their death. (11 Items)
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    about... Age: Died at 47 (318 BC-271 BC)
    Birthplace: Epirus
    Died: 45664
    Cause Of Death: Battle
    Place Of Death: Argos, Greece
    Born: 45617
  2. 2

    Eleazar Avaran

    about... Died: 45774
    Cause Of Death: Execution by elephant, Battle
  3. 3

    Boston Custer

    about... Profession: Civilian contractor
    Age: Died at 28 (1848-1876)
    Birthplace: New Rumley, Ohio, United States of America
    Died: 1876
    Cause Of Death: Battle
    Place Of Death: Little Bighorn Battlefield National Monument, Montana, United States of America
    Born: 1848
  4. 4

    Hugh le Despencer, 1st Baron le Despencer

    about... Profession: Justiciar
    Age: Died at 42 (1223-1265)
    Birthplace: Kingdom of England
    Died: 1265
    Cause Of Death: Stabbing, Battle
    Place Of Death: Evesham, United Kingdom
    Born: 1223
  5. 5

    Harold Godwinson

    about... Age: Died at 44 (1022-1066)
    Birthplace: Wessex, England
    Died: 1066
    Cause Of Death: Battle
    Place Of Death: Senlac Hill, United Kingdom
    Born: 1022
  6. 6
    about... Age: Died at 43 (1275-1318)
    Died: 1318
    Cause Of Death: Battle
    Place Of Death: Faughart, Republic of Ireland
    Born: 1275

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