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

List features people like Jack Lemmon, Mary Lou Williams, Telly Savalas and more. 

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

These notable bladder cancer deaths include modern and past famous men and women, from politicians to religious leaders to writers. Everyone on this list has has bladder cancer as a cause of death somewhere in their public records, even if it was just one contributing factor for their death. 
Jack Lemmon is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous People Who Died of Bladder Cancer
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John Uhler "Jack" Lemmon III was an American actor and musician. Lemmon was an eight time Academy Award nominee, with two wins. He starred in over 60 films, such as Some Like It Hot, The Apartment, Mister Roberts, Days of Wine and Roses, The Great Race, Irma la Douce, The Odd Couple, Save the Tiger, The Out-of-Towners, The China Syndrome, Missing, Glengarry Glen Ross, Grumpy Old Men and Grumpier Old Men. ...more on Wikipedia

Age: Died at 76 (1925-2001)

Birthplace: Newton, Massachusetts, United States of America

Also Ranked

#55 on The Greatest Actors & Actresses in Entertainment History

#51 on The Best Actors in Film History

#36 on Which Actor Would You Bring Back for One Final Movie?

#18 on The Best Actors to Ever Win Best Actor in a Leading Role

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Telly Savalas is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous People Who Died of Bladder Cancer
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Aristotelis "Telly" Savalas was an American film and television actor and singer, whose career spanned four decades. Perhaps best known for playing the title role in the 1970s crime drama Kojak, Savalas was nominated for an Academy Award for Best Supporting Actor for his performance in Birdman of Alcatraz. His other movie credits include The Young Savages, The Greatest Story Ever Told, Battle of the Bulge, The Dirty Dozen, The Scalphunters, supervillain Ernst Stavro Blofeld in the James Bond film On Her Majesty's Secret Service, Kelly's Heroes, Pretty Maids All in a Row, Inside Out, and Escape to Athena. ...more on Wikipedia

Age: Died at 72 (1922-1994)

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

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Aaron Russo is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous People Who Died of Bladder Cancer
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Aaron Russo was an American entertainment businessman, film producer and director, and political activist. He was best known for producing such movies as Trading Places, Wise Guys, and The Rose. Later in life, he created various Libertarian-leaning political documentaries including Mad as Hell and America: Freedom to Fascism. After a six-year battle with bladder cancer, Russo died on August 24, 2007. ...more on Wikipedia

Age: Died at 64 (1943-2007)

Birthplace: New York City, New York, USA

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Andy Williams is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous People Who Died of Bladder Cancer
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Howard Andrew "Andy" Williams was an American popular-music singer. He recorded forty-four albums in his career, seventeen of which have been Gold-certified and three of which have been Platinum-certified. He hosted The Andy Williams Show, a television variety show, from 1962 to 1971, and numerous television specials. The Moon River Theatre in Branson, Missouri is named after the song he is most known for singing—Johnny Mercer's and Henry Mancini's "Moon River". ...more on Wikipedia

Age: Died at 85 (1927-2012)

Birthplace: Wall Lake, Iowa, United States of America

Also Ranked

#78 on The Greatest Male Pop Singers of All Time

#10 on The Greatest Crooners of All Time

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