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List of famous people who died of oral cancer, including photos, birthdates, professions, and other information. These celebrities who died by mouth cancer are listed alphabetically and include the famous oral cancer victims’ hometown and biographical info about them when available. Examples of people on this list: Bruce Paltrow, W. Laird Stabler, Jr. and many more. These notable oral cancer deaths include modern and long-gone famous men and women, from politicians to religious leaders to writers. Everyone on this list has mouth cancer as a cause of death somewhere in their public records, even if it was just one contributing factor for their death. (8 People)
Burl Ives is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous People Who Died of Mouth Cancer
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Burl Icle Ivanhoe Ives was an American actor, writer, and folk singer. As an actor, Ives's work included comedies, dramas, and voice work in theater, television, and motion pictures. Music critic John Rockwell said, "Ives's voice ... had the sheen and finesse of opera without its latter-day ...more

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Age: Died at 86 (1909-1995)

Birthplace: Illinois, United States of America

Profession: Author, Actor, Voice acting, Singer Writer

Credits: Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer, Cat on a Hot Tin Roof, A Face in the Crowd, So Dear to My Heart White Dog, + more

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#48 on The Greatest Banjo Players of All Time

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Bruce Paltrow is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous People Who Died of Mouth Cancer
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Bruce Weigert Paltrow was an American television and film director and producer. He was the husband of actress Blythe Danner, and was the father of actress Gwyneth Paltrow and director Jake Paltrow. ...more

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Age: Died at 59 (1943-2002)

Birthplace: New York City, New York, United States of America

Profession: Television director, Theatre Director, Television producer, Film Producer Screenwriter, + more

Credits: St. Elsewhere, Homicide: Life on the Street, The White Shadow, Duets Tattingers, + more

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Theodore G. Bilbo is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous People Who Died of Mouth Cancer
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Theodore Gilmore Bilbo was an American politician. Bilbo, a Democrat, twice served as governor of Mississippi and later was elected a U.S. Senator. A master of filibuster and scathing rhetoric, a rough-and-tumble fighter in debate, he made his name a synonym for white supremacy. Bilbo believed that ...more

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Age: Died at 70 (1877-1947)

Birthplace: Mississippi, United States of America

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Jack Wild is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous People Who Died of Mouth Cancer
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Jack Wild was an English actor best remembered for his performances in both stage and screen productions of the Lionel Bart musical Oliver! with Ron Moody, Mark Lester, Shani Wallis and Oliver Reed. He received an Academy Award nomination as Best Supporting Actor at the age of 16 for his role as The ...more

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Age: Died at 54 (1952-2006)

Birthplace: Royton, United Kingdom

Profession: Actor, Singer

Credits: Oliver!, H.R. Pufnstuf, Pufnstuf, Flight of the Doves The Pied Piper, + more

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Susan Thompson Buffett, the first wife of investor Warren Buffett, was active in civil rights, abortion rights and population control causes. She was a director of Berkshire Hathaway, owning 2.2 percent of the company at the time of her death. She was the 153rd richest person in the world. She was ...more

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Age: Died at 72 (1932-2004)

Birthplace: Omaha, Nebraska, United States of America

Profession: Businessperson, Singer, Social activist

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Gordon MacRae is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous People Who Died of Mouth Cancer
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Gordon MacRae was an American actor and singer, best known for his appearances in the film versions of two Rodgers and Hammerstein musicals, Oklahoma! and Carousel, and playing Bill Sherman in On Moonlight Bay and By The Light of the Silvery Moon. ...more

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Age: Died at 65 (1921-1986)

Birthplace: East Orange, New Jersey, United States of America

Profession: Actor, Singer

Credits: Oklahoma!, Carousel, Lux Video Theatre, On Moonlight Bay By the Light of the Silvery Moon, + more

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#75 on The Greatest Broadway Stars of All Time

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Josiah Wedgwood is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous People Who Died of Mouth Cancer
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Josiah Wedgwood


Josiah Wedgwood was an English potter who founded the Wedgwood company and is credited with the industrialisation of the manufacture of pottery. A prominent abolitionist, Wedgwood is remembered for his "Am I Not a Man And a Brother?" anti-slavery medallion. He was a member of the Darwin–Wedgwood ...more

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Age: Died at 65 (1730-1795)

Birthplace: Burslem, United Kingdom

Profession: Potter

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Takanohana Toshiaki


Takanohana Kenshi 貴ノ花健士 was a sumo wrestler from Hirosaki, Aomori Prefecture, Japan. His highest rank was ōzeki, which he held for fifty tournaments. As an active rikishi he was extremely popular and was nicknamed the "Prince of Sumo" due to his good looks and relatively slim build. He was the ...more

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Age: Died at 55 (1950-2005)

Birthplace: Muroran, Japan

Profession: Sumo Wrestler

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