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

The list you're viewing is made up of many different people, including actress Anita Mui, Eva Peron, and Colleen Dewhurst. Featuring movie stars who died of HPV complications and more, this list has it all. 

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

These notable cervical cancer deaths include modern and past famous men and women, from politicians to religious leaders to writers. Everyone on this list has has cervical cancer as a cause of death somewhere in their public records, even if it was just one contributing factor for their death.

Eva Perón is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous People Who Died of Cervical Cancer
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María Eva Duarte de Perón was the second wife of Argentine President Juan Perón and served as the First Lady of Argentina. She is usually referred to as Eva Perón, or by the affectionate Spanish language diminutive Evita. She was born in the village of Los Toldos in The Pampas, rural Argentina in 1919, the youngest of five children. At 15 in 1934, she moved to the nation's capital of Buenos Aires to pursue a career as a stage, radio, and film actress. She met Colonel Juan Perón there on 22 January 1944 during a charity event at the Luna Park Stadium to benefit the victims of an earthquake in San Juan, Argentina. ...more on Wikipedia

Age: Dec. at 33 (1919-1952)

Birthplace: Los Toldos, Argentina

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Angelique Pettyjohn is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous People Who Died of Cervical Cancer
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Angelique Pettyjohn was an American actress and burlesque queen. She appeared as the drill thrall Shahna in the Star Trek episode, "The Gamesters of Triskelion". ...more on Wikipedia

Age: Dec. at 49 (1943-1992)

Birthplace: Los Angeles, USA, California

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Yvette Wilson is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous People Who Died of Cervical Cancer
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Yvette Renee Wilson was an American comedienne and actress. She was best known for her role as Andell Wilkerson on the UPN sitcom Moesha and its spinoff The Parkers. She has appeared in many comedy films such as House Party 3, Friday, and on Russell Simmons' Def Comedy Jam. She died from cervical cancer at the age of 48. ...more on Wikipedia

Age: Dec. at 48 (1964-2012)

Birthplace: Los Angeles, California, USA

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Colleen Dewhurst is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous People Who Died of Cervical Cancer
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Colleen Rose Dewhurst was a Canadian-American actress known most for theatre roles, and for a while as "the Queen of Off-Broadway." In her autobiography, Dewhurst wrote: "I had moved so quickly from one Off-Broadway production to the next that I was known, at one point, as the 'Queen of Off-Broadway'. This title was not due to my brilliance but rather because most of the plays I was in closed after a run of anywhere from one night to two weeks. I would then move immediately into another." She was a renowned interpreter of the works of Eugene O’Neill on the stage, and her career also encompassed film, early dramas on live television, and Joseph Papp's New York Shakespeare Festival. One of her ...more on Wikipedia

Age: Dec. at 67 (1924-1991)

Birthplace: Montreal, Canada

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