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

Examples include Carl Sagan and Peter Boyle. This list answers the questions, "Which celebrities have died from bone cancer?" and "Which famous people died due to bone cancer?" These notable bone cancer deaths include modern and past famous men and women, from politicians to religious leaders to writers. Everyone on this list has has bone cancer as a cause of death somewhere in their public records, even if it was just one contributing factor for their death. (39 items)

Carl Sagan is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous People Who Died of Bone Cancer
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Carl Sagan appeared in the 2012 documentary film Beyond Expression Bright. ...more

Age: Died at 62 (1934-1996)

Birthplace: New York City, USA, New York

Profession: Physicist, Novelist, Scientist, Author, Writer, + more

Credits: Contact, Cosmos, Cosmos: A Spacetime Odyssey, The Earth Day Special

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Charles Laughton is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous People Who Died of Bone Cancer
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Charles Laughton was an English stage and film actor and director. Laughton was trained in London at the Royal Academy of Dramatic Art and first appeared professionally on the stage in 1926. In 1927, he was cast in a play with his future wife Elsa Lanchester, with whom he lived and worked until his ...more

Age: Died at 63 (1899-1962)

Birthplace: Scarborough, North Yorkshire, United Kingdom

Profession: Theatre Director, Film Producer, Screenwriter, Actor, Voice acting, + more

Credits: Spartacus, Witness for the Prosecution, Mutiny on the Bounty, Jamaica Inn

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#63 on The Best English Actors of All Time

#98 on The Greatest British Actors of All Time

#31 on The Greatest Artists With Only One Masterpiece

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

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Ed McMahon is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous People Who Died of Bone Cancer
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Edward Leo Peter "Ed" McMahon, Jr. was an American comedian, game show host and announcer. He is most famous for his work on television as Johnny Carson's sidekick, announcer, and second banana on The Tonight Show from 1962 through 1992. He also hosted the original version of the talent show Star ...more

Age: Died at 86 (1923-2009)

Birthplace: Michigan, USA, Detroit

Profession: Spokesperson, Announcer, Comedian, Game Show Host, Actor, + more

Credits: Bewitched, The Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson, The Weather Man, Just Write, Fun with Dick and Jane, + more

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#69 on The Most Beloved US Veterans

#4 on The Best Late Night TV Sidekicks

#7 on The Best Celebrity Game Show Hosts of All Time

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Don Adams is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous People Who Died of Bone Cancer
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Don Adams was an American actor, comedian and director. In his five decades on television, he was best known as Maxwell Smart in the television situation comedy Get Smart, which he also sometimes directed and wrote. Adams won three consecutive Emmy Awards for his portrayal of Smart. He provided the ...more

Age: Died at 82 (1923-2005)

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

Profession: Television director, Comedian, Screenwriter, Actor, Voice acting

Credits: Get Smart, Inspector Gadget, Underdog, Inspector Gadget, Pepper Ann, + more

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