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List of famous people who died of kidney cancer, listed alphabetically with photos when available. This list of celebrities who died from kidney 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 kidney cancer, including actors, musicians and athletes.

The list you're viewing is made up of a variety of different people, including Charles Laughton and Raymond Burr.

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

These notable kidney cancer deaths include modern and past famous men and women, from politicians to religious leaders to writers. Everyone on this list has has kidney cancer as a cause of death somewhere in their public records, even if it was just one contributing factor for their death. (33 items)
Charles Laughton is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous People Who Died of Kidney Cancer
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Charles Laughton was an English stage and film actor and director. Laughton was trained in London at the Royal Academy of Dramatic Art and first appeared professionally on the stage in 1926. In 1927, he was cast in a play with his future wife Elsa Lanchester, with whom he lived and worked until his ...more

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Age: Died at 63 (1899-1962)

Birthplace: Scarborough, North Yorkshire, United Kingdom

Profession: Theatre Director, Film Producer, Screenwriter, Actor, Voice acting, + more

Credits: Spartacus, Witness for the Prosecution, Mutiny on the Bounty, Jamaica Inn

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Raymond Burr is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous People Who Died of Kidney Cancer
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Raymond William Stacey Burr was a Canadian-American actor, primarily known for his title roles in the television dramas Perry Mason and Ironside. He also had prominent involvement in multiple charitable endeavors, such as working on behalf of the United Service Organizations. His early acting career ...more

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Age: Died at 76 (1917-1993)

Birthplace: New Westminster, Canada

Profession: Television director, Actor, Teacher

Credits: Perry Mason, Ironside, Rear Window, Airplane II: The Sequel

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David Brudnoy is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous People Who Died of Kidney Cancer
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David Brudnoy was an American talk radio host in Boston from 1976 to 2004. His radio talk show aired on WBZ radio. He was known for espousing his libertarian views on a wide range of political issues, in a manner that was courteous. Thanks to WBZ's wide signal reach, he gained a following from ...more

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Age: Died at 64 (1940-2004)

Birthplace: Minneapolis, Minnesota, United States of America

Profession: Talk show host, Journalist

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Lee Remick is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous People Who Died of Kidney Cancer
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Lee Ann Remick was an American film and television actress. Among her best-known films are Anatomy of a Murder, Days of Wine and Roses, and The Omen. ...more

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Age: Died at 56 (1935-1991)

Birthplace: Quincy, Massachusetts, United States of America

Profession: Actor

Credits: The Omen, Anatomy of a Murder, Days of Wine and Roses, The Europeans

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