Here is a list of famous women who died of anorexia. As shocking as it is, these women starved themselves to death. Anorexia is a serious disease affecting millions of people across the globe. Complications from anorexia include fatigue, fever, anemia, abnormal heart rhythm and kidney problems, just to name a few. If you or someone you know is suffering from Anorexia, get help http://www.anad.org/Who are famous people who died from anorexia? Unfortunately, there are quite a few cases, so this isn't something that should be taken lightly.
4 February 1983, vocalist
Karen Anne Carpenter was an American singer and drummer. She and her brother, Richard, formed the 1970s duo Carpenters. Although her skills as a drummer earned admiration from drumming luminaries and peers, she is best known to the layman for her vocal performances. She had a contralto vocal ...more
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14 November 2006, model (21)
Ana Carolina Reston Macan was a Brazilian fashion model. Reston was born to a middle-class family in Jundiaí, on the outskirts of São Paulo, Brazil. At the age of 13, she began her modeling career after winning a local beauty contest in her hometown. She was represented by renowned modeling agencies ...moresee more on Ana Carolina Reston
26 July 1994 (22), artistic gymnast
Christina "Christy" Renee Henrich was a world-class American artistic gymnast whose death from anorexia nervosa at 22 led to major reforms in the way women's gymnastics is covered on television and in the news media. ...moresee more on Christy Henrich