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Famous People Who Were Killed in Animal Attacks

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List of famous people who were killed in animal attacks, including photos, birthdates, professions, and other information. These celebrities who died in animal attacks are listed alphabetically and include the famous animal attack victims’ hometown and biographical info about them when available. You might also be interested in people who were killed by bugs and hunters who became the hunted. If you'd like the celebrities to win, then see which celebrities are pro-hunting.

This list of people who were attacked, mauled, and killed by animals includes Timothy Treadwell, Steve Irwin, Diane Whipple, and more. Some of these cases of animals attacking humans are unsolved, but still tragic. Featuring fatal stingray attacks, dogs mauling owners, and more, this list has it all. 

These notable animal attack deaths include modern and long-gone famous men and women, from politicians to religious leaders to writers. Everyone on this list has killed in animal attacks 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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