Everything from James Stewart to Derrick Thomas is included on this list.
This list answers the questions, "Which celebrities have died from pulmonary embolism?" and "Which famous people died due to pulmonary embolism?"
These notable pulmonary embolism deaths include modern and past famous men and women, from politicians to religious leaders to writers. Everyone on this list has has pulmonary embolism as a cause of death somewhere in their public records, even if it was just one contributing factor for their death.
James Maitland "Jimmy" Stewart was an American film and stage actor, known for his distinctive drawl voice and down-to-earth persona. Over the course of his career, he starred in many films widely considered classics. He was known for portraying the American middle class man with everyday life ...more
Age: Died at 89 (1908-1997)
Birthplace: Indiana, Pennsylvania, United States of America
Profession: Pilot, Television director, Military Officer, Actor
Credits: Rear Window, It's a Wonderful Life, Vertigo, Anatomy of a Murder
#55 on The Coolest Actors Eversee more on James Stewart
Frida Kahlo de Rivera was a Mexican painter who is best known for her self-portraits. Kahlo's life began and ended in Mexico City, in her home known as the Blue House. Her work has been celebrated in Mexico as emblematic of national and indigenous tradition and by feminists for its uncompromising ...more
Age: Died at 47 (1907-1954)
Birthplace: Coyoacán, Mexico City, Mexico
Profession: Paintersee more on Frida Kahlo
June Allyson was an American stage, film, and television actress, dancer and singer. Allyson began her career as a dancer on Broadway in 1938. She signed with MGM in 1943, and rose to fame the following year in Two Girls and a Sailor. Allyson's "girl next door" image was solidified during the ...more
Age: Died at 89 (1917-2006)
Birthplace: New York City, New York, United States of America
Profession: Musician, Actor
Credits: Words and Music, Good News, The Glenn Miller Story, The Stratton Story, Little Women, + moresee more on June Allyson
Alexander Gordon Jump was an American actor best known as the clueless radio station manager Arthur "Big Guy" Carlson in the TV series WKRP in Cincinnati and the incompetent "Chief of Police Tinkler" in the sitcom Soap. He also played the "Maytag Repairman" in commercials for Maytag brand ...more
Age: Died at 71 (1932-2003)
Birthplace: Dayton, Ohio, USA
Credits: WKRP in Cincinnati, The Fury, Conquest of the Planet of the Apes, Moving, The Small One, + moresee more on Gordon Jump