Famous People Who Died Of Pneumonia People
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Famous People Who Died Of Pneumonia

Here is a list of famous people who died of pneumonia. Death due to pneumonia has plagued mankind for ages. Only in the last 100 years has the number of deaths by pneumonia been reduced due to the proliferation of antibiotics. Did you know, the fatal pneumonia disease took away almost 17% of soldiers & people during Civil War? This list includes all people with pneumonia as cause of death along with our beloved celebrities who died of pneumonia.

Who are some of the famous people who died from pneumonia? Take a look at this unfortunate list and you'll see what celebrities couldn't outrun this potentially deadly affliction.
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    1851 A very influential writer of the 19th century who never married and was referred to as the ...

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    Barney Battles, Sr. 1875

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    1914 Died in Los Angeles at age 86.

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    1952 Bassist for the disco group Chic and producer for songs by Diana Ross, Rod Stewart and Sister ...

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    1957 He suffered from sarcoidosis, an inflammatory lung disease that produces tiny lumps of cells ...

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    1895 Died in New York City at age 72.

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    1906 Died at age 95 at his home in Beverly Hills.

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    1903 Best remembered for his work with the US Armed Forces and his numerous USO tours entertaining ...

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    1977 Died at age 32 when she was subsequently transported to Cedars-Sinai Medical Center, after 911 ...

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    1943 The father of actress Gwyneth Paltrow, and husband of actress Blythe Danner, died from ...

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    1852 In accord with Jane's dying wishes, she was buried next to Wild Bill Hickok.

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    1874 Drew a match for the world chess championship vs. Emanuel Lasker. Pneumonia was brought on by ...

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    1867 President of Colombia from 1910 to 1914. He was born in Medell�n, Antioquia, he was a lawyer, ...

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    1921 Died at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center in Los Angeles.

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    1931 Died at 76 in Beverly Hills, California.

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    1972 Died while in surgery to drain his lungs.

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    1969 Died at age 39 in Birmingham, England.

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    1958 Died at the age of 49. He was convicted of voluntary manslaughter in the death of the ...

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    1967 Schuldiner was diagnosed with brain cancer and received a chemotherapy drug to help with his ...

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    Donald Paige Frary 1893 Died at age 25 while attending the Paris Peace Conference, 1919.

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    Dr Henry Edward Roberts Died at the age of 68. Credited as the "father of the personal computer" by ...

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    1927 He scored a remarkable 84 goals in 85 international matches for Hungary and 514 goals in 529 ...

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    1933 The show biz veteran best known as The Riddler to TV's Batman and as Bele on Star Trek also ...

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    1811 Died in Bayreuth aged 74 after contracting pneumonia during a festival held there in honour of ...

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    1899 Died at age 88 in Los Angeles, California. Interred at Oakwood Memorial Park, Chatsworth, CA ...

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    1946 A little over 24 hours after issuing a statement to the press he died at his home in ...

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    1952 Died at age 72. His death may have been indirectly caused by a Gatorade shower following a ...

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    1928 American actor

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    1829 He fought against Mexico and the United States and their expansion into Apache tribal lands ...

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    1971 Died at age 37 from pneumonia contracted on set in Romania.

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    Slave who escaped to freedom

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    1878 Died aged 55 after attending a football match in the rain whilst nursing a cold.

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    House Peters Jr. Died in Motion Picture and Television Fund Hospital at the age of 92.

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    1916 Died in Motion Picture and Television Fund Hospital at the age of 92.

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    1899 Afflicted with a weak heart, he died at his home on Palisades Beach Road in Santa Monica with ...

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    1933 The Godfather of Soul, died at age 73 in Atlanta, Georgia, hospitalized the previous day with ...

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    1952 Died at age 45. On December 8, 1995 at the age of 43, Bauby suffered a massive stroke. When he ...

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    1948 Died at the age of 59, leaving behind his partner Sue and two daughters. He was best known for ...

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    1913 Played millionaire Thurston Howell, III on the TV show Gilligan's Island; died at St. John's ...

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    1936 Creator of the Muppets and founder of The Jim Henson Company; died at age 53 in New York City.

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    1825 Died at age 73 in Vienna.

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    1948 The British innovative and influential folk, rock, jazz musician died in Ireland of double ...

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    Josef Issels 1907 Holistic doctor who treated Bob Marley in Bavaria; died in California.

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    1914 Died at age 96 in Kolkata, India.

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    1943 Died Age 62

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    1903 Died at his home in Santa Monica. Buried at Holy Cross Cemetery, Culver City, CA.

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    1828 Died at Astapovo Railway Station, during an attempt to satisfy his wanderlust.

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