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

These people, like John Wayne and Napoleon Bonaparte include images when available.

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

These notable stomach cancer deaths include modern and past famous men and women, from politicians to religious leaders to writers. Everyone on this list has has stomach cancer as a cause of death somewhere in their public records, even if it was just one contributing factor for their death. 
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John Wayne is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous People Who Died of Stomach Cancer
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Marion Mitchell Morrison, better known by his stage name John Wayne, was an American film actor, director, and producer. An Academy Award-winner, Wayne was among the top box office draws for three decades. An enduring American icon, he epitomized rugged masculinity and is famous for his demeanor, ...more

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Age: Died at 72 (1907-1979)

Birthplace: Winterset, Iowa, United States of America

Profession: Businessperson, Film Producer, Actor, Film Director

Credits: The Searchers, The Man Who Shot Liberty Valance, Rio Bravo, True Grit

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#82 on The Greatest Actors & Actresses in Entertainment History

#99 on The Most Overrated Actors of All Time

#61 on The Best Actors in Film History

#17 on The Coolest Actors Ever

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Napoleon Bonaparte is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous People Who Died of Stomach Cancer
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Napoléon Bonaparte was a French military and political leader who rose to prominence during the French Revolution and its associated wars. As Napoleon I, he was Emperor of the French from 1804 until 1814, and again in 1815. Napoleon dominated European affairs for nearly two decades while leading ...more

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Age: Died at 52 (1769-1821)

Birthplace: Ajaccio, France

Profession: Politician, Military Officer

Credits: Le mémorial de Sainte-Hélène

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#2 on The Most Important Military Leaders in World History

#242 on People We Wish Were Still Alive

#12 on The Most Enlightened Leaders in World History

#183 on The Greatest Minds of All Time

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James Baldwin is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous People Who Died of Stomach Cancer
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James Arthur Baldwin was an American novelist, essayist, playwright, poet, and social critic. His essays, as collected in Notes of a Native Son, explore palpable yet unspoken intricacies of racial, sexual, and class distinctions in Western societies, most notably in mid-20th-century America, and ...more

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Age: Died at 63 (1924-1987)

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

Profession: Activist, Poet, Novelist, Essayist Writer, + more

Credits: Go Tell It on the Mountain

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#105 on The Greatest American Writers of All Time

#279 on The Best Writers of All Time

#131 on The Best Short Story Writers of All Time

#3 on The Best Gay Authors

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Patrick Henry is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous People Who Died of Stomach Cancer
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Patrick Henry was an American attorney, planter and politician who became known as an orator during the movement for independence in Virginia in the 1770s. A Founding Father, he served as the first and sixth post-colonial Governor of Virginia, from 1776 to 1779 and from 1784 to 1786. Henry led the ...more

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Age: Died at 63 (1736-1799)

Profession: Orator, Lawyer

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#429 on People We Wish Were Still Alive

#8 on The Most Important Leaders in U.S. History

#9 on The Best American Founding Fathers

#37 on The Most Important Leaders in World History

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Fred Rogers is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous People Who Died of Stomach Cancer
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Fred Rogers was an actor and screenwriter. ...more

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Age: Died at 75 (1928-2003)

Birthplace: Latrobe, Pennsylvania, United States of America

Profession: Television Show Host, Songwriter, Television producer, Educator Screenwriter, + more

Credits: Bowling for Columbine, Honey I Blew Up the Kid, Being There, Cop Land

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#88 on People We Wish Were Still Alive

#80 on The Best TV Actors of All-Time

#81 on Famous People Named Fred

#26 on Famous People Whose Last Name Is Rogers

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Enrico Fermi is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous People Who Died of Stomach Cancer
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Enrico Fermi was an Italian physicist, best known for his work on Chicago Pile-1, and for his contributions to the development of quantum theory, nuclear and particle physics, and statistical mechanics. He is one of the men referred to as the "father of the atomic bomb". Fermi held several patents ...more

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Age: Died at 53 (1901-1954)

Birthplace: Rome, Italy

Profession: Physicist, Scientist

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#511 on People We Wish Were Still Alive

#72 on The Greatest Minds of All Time

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John Ford is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous People Who Died of Stomach Cancer
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John Ford was a film film director, film producer, actor and screenwriter. ...more

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Age: Died at 79 (1894-1973)

Birthplace: Cape Elizabeth, Maine, United States of America

Profession: Film Producer, Screenwriter, Actor, Film Director

Credits: The Searchers, The Grapes of Wrath, Stagecoach, The Birth of a Nation The Man Who Shot Liberty Valance, + more

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#18 on The Greatest Directors in Movie History

#13 on The Greatest Auteurs in Film History

#832 on The Locations of All Hollywood Walk of Fame Stars

#115 on Famous Irish Americans

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Sydney Pollack is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous People Who Died of Stomach Cancer
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Sydney Irwin Pollack was an American film director, producer and actor. Pollack directed more than 21 films and 10 television shows, acted in over 30 films or shows, and produced over 44 films. Some of his best known works include Jeremiah Johnson, The Way We Were, Three Days of the Condor and ...more

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Age: Died at 74 (1934-2008)

Birthplace: Lafayette, Fairfield Township, Indiana, United States of America

Profession: Television director, Television producer, Film Producer, Actor Voice acting, + more

Credits: Tootsie, Eyes Wide Shut, Out of Africa, Death Becomes Her The Firm, + more

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#202 on The Greatest Directors in Movie History

#74 on The Best Comedy Directors in Film History

#4 on Famous People Named Sidney or Sydney

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