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List of famous people who died of complications from diabetes, including photos, birthdates, professions, and other information. These celebrities who died of complications from diabetes are listed alphabetically and include the famous diabetes complication victims’ hometown and biographical info about them when available. This list is made up of a variety of people, including Merle Duke Sousley and Wahoo McDaniel. These notable diabetes complication deaths include modern and long-gone famous men and women, from politicians to religious leaders to writers. Everyone on this list has has complications from diabetes as a cause of death somewhere in their public records, even if it was just one contributing factor for their death. (9 People)
Wahoo McDaniel is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous People Who Died of Complications from Diabetes
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Edward "Wahoo" McDaniel was a Choctaw-Chickasaw Native American who achieved fame as a professional American football player and later as a professional wrestler. He is notable for having held the NWA United States Heavyweight Championship five times. McDaniel was a major star in prominent National Wrestling Alliance affiliated promotions such as Championship Wrestling from Florida, Georgia Championship Wrestling NWA Big Time Wrestling, which would eventually be renamed World Class Championship Wrestling and Jim Crockett Promotions, which would ultimately become WCW after being purchased by media mogul Ted Turner in 1988. ...more on Wikipedia

Age: Died at 64 (1938-2002)

Birthplace: USA, Oklahoma, Bernice

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Florentino Ameghino is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous People Who Died of Complications from Diabetes
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Florentino Ameghino was an Argentine naturalist, paleontologist, anthropologist and zoologist, whose fossil discoveries on the Argentine Pampas, especially on Patagonia, rank with those made in the western United States during the late 19th century. Along with his two brothers –Carlos and Juan– Florentino Ameghino was one of the most important founding figures in South American paleontology. From 1887 until his death, Ameghino passionately devoted to the study of fossil mammals from Patagonia, with the valuable support of his brother Carlos Ameghino who, between 1887 and 1902, made 14 trips to that region, where he discovered and collected numerous fossil faunas and made important ...more on Wikipedia

Age: Died at 57 (1854-1911)

Birthplace: Luján, Argentina

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Salma Mumtaz is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous People Who Died of Complications from Diabetes
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Salma Mumtaz was a Pakistani film actress, dancer, director and producer. Mumtaz made her film debut as an actress in the 1960 Urdu language film, Neelofar. A dancer in addition to an actor, Mumtaz danced in more than three hundred predominantly Punjabi language films during her career. She also became known for portraying mothers and motherly figures opposite well known Pakistani and Indian actors, including Waheed Murad, Mohammad Ali, and Shahid. Some of her best known films included Dil Mera Dharkan Teri, Puttar Dai Piyar, Heer Ranjha, and Sheran Di Jori. Mumtaz also worked behind the camera as a film director and producer. Mumtaz was born in Jalandhar, present-day India, in 1926. ...more on Wikipedia

Age: Died at 86 (1926-2012)

Birthplace: India, Jalandhar

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Dick Winslow is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous People Who Died of Complications from Diabetes
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Dick Winslow was an actor. ...more on Wikipedia

Age: Died at 76 (1915-1991)

Birthplace: USA, Louisiana, Jennings

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