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List of famous people who died of cervical cancer, listed alphabetically with photos when available. This list of celebrities who died from cervical cancer includes information like the victim's hometown and other biographical information when available. Unfortunately many famous people's lives have been cut short because of cervical cancer, including actors, musicians and athletes.

The list you're viewing is made up of many different people, including Anita Mui and Colleen Dewhurst. Featuring movie stars who died of HPV complications and more, this list has it all. 

This list answers the questions, "Which celebrities have died from cervical cancer?" and "Which famous people died due to cervical cancer?"

These notable cervical cancer deaths include modern and past famous men and women, from politicians to religious leaders to writers. Everyone on this list has has cervical cancer as a cause of death somewhere in their public records, even if it was just one contributing factor for their death.
Eva Perón is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous People Who Died of Cervical Cancer
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María Eva Duarte de Perón was the second wife of Argentine President Juan Perón and served as the First Lady of Argentina from 1946 until her death in 1952. She is usually referred to as Eva Perón, or by the affectionate Spanish language diminutive Evita. She was born in the village of Los Toldos in ...more

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Age: Died at 33 (1919-1952)

Birthplace: Argentina, Los Toldos

Profession: Politician, Actor

Credits: Circus Cavalcade, The Prodigal Woman, ¡Segundos afuera!, The Unhappiest Man in Town Only the Valiant, + more

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Angelique Pettyjohn is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous People Who Died of Cervical Cancer
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Angelique Pettyjohn was an American actress and burlesque queen. She appeared as the drill thrall Shahna in the Star Trek episode, "The Gamesters of Triskelion". ...more

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Age: Died at 49 (1943-1992)

Birthplace: Los Angeles, California, USA

Profession: Pornographic actor, Model, Actor

Credits: Repo Man, Mad Doctor of Blood Island, Hell's Belles, Biohazard The Lost Empire, + more

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Yvette Wilson is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous People Who Died of Cervical Cancer
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Yvette Renee Wilson was an American comedienne and actress. She was best known for her role as Andell Wilkerson on the UPN sitcom Moesha and its spinoff The Parkers. She has appeared in many comedy films such as House Party 3, Friday, and on Russell Simmons' Def Comedy Jam. She died from cervical ...more

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Age: Died at 48 (1964-2012)

Birthplace: Los Angeles, California, United States of America

Profession: Comedian, Actor

Credits: Friday, Blankman, The Parkers, Moesha Thea, + more

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Colleen Dewhurst is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous People Who Died of Cervical Cancer
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Colleen Rose Dewhurst was a Canadian-American actress known most for theatre roles, and for a while as "the Queen of Off-Broadway." In her autobiography, Dewhurst wrote: "I had moved so quickly from one Off-Broadway production to the next that I was known, at one point, as the 'Queen of ...more

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Age: Died at 67 (1924-1991)

Birthplace: Montreal, Canada

Profession: Actor, Voice acting

Credits: Annie Hall, The Dead Zone, When a Stranger Calls, The Cowboys The Exorcist III, + more

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Gloria Ramirez is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous People Who Died of Cervical Cancer
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Gloria Ramirez was a Riverside, California, woman dubbed "the toxic lady" by the media when several Riverside General Hospital workers became ill after exposure to her body and blood. Her case was the basis for a scene in one episode of the American TV series The X-Files, an episode of the American ...more

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Age: Died at 31 (1963-1994)

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Jade Goody is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous People Who Died of Cervical Cancer
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Jade Cerisa Lorraine Goody was an English reality-television personality. She entered the public spotlight in the third series of the then-Channel 4 programme Big Brother in 2002, an appearance which led to her own TV programmes and the introduction of her products after her eviction from the ...more

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Age: Died at 28 (1981-2009)

Birthplace: London, England

Profession: Businessperson, Presenter, TV Personality

Credits: Big Brother, Big Brother (UK), 8 Out of 10 Cats, Celebrity Big Brother Back to Reality, + more

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Anita Mui is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous People Who Died of Cervical Cancer
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Anita Mui Yim-fong was a Hong Kong singer and actress. During her prime years, Mui made major contributions to the Cantopop music scene while receiving numerous awards and honours. She remained an idol throughout most of her career, and was generally regarded as a Cantopop diva. Mui once held a ...more

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Age: Died at 40 (1963-2003)

Birthplace: Hong Kong, China

Profession: Actor, Singer

Credits: The Legend of Drunken Master, Rumble in the Bronx, Miracles, A Better Tomorrow 3 The Heroic Trio, + more

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Nora Astorga is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous People Who Died of Cervical Cancer
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Nora Astorga Gadea de Jenkins was a Nicaraguan guerrilla fighter in the Nicaraguan Revolution, a lawyer, politician, judge and the Nicaraguan ambassador to the United Nations from 1986 to 1988. ...more

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Age: Died at 40 (1948-1988)

Birthplace: Managua, Nicaragua

Profession: Judge, Politician, Diplomat, Lawyer

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