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List of famous people who died of diabetes mellitus, including photos, birthdates, professions, and other information. These celebrities who died by sugar diabetes are listed alphabetically and include the famous diabetes mellitus victims’ hometown and biographical info about them when available.

This list has everything from Johnny Cash to Gloria E. Anzaldúa. Featuring rock stars who were dying from diabetes and more, this list has it all. 

These notable simple diabetes deaths include modern and long-gone famous men and women, from politicians to religious leaders to writers. Everyone on this list has diabetes mellitus 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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Nagesh is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous People Who Died of Diabetes Mellitus
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Nagesh was a National Award-winning Tamil film actor, mostly remembered for his roles as a comedian during the 1960s. He is regarded as one of the most prolific comedians in Tamil cinema. He acted in over 1,000 films from 1958 to 2008, performing in a variety of roles as comedian, lead roles, ...more

Age: Died at 76 (1933-2009)

Birthplace: India, Dharapuram

Profession: Comedian, Actor

Credits: Thalapathi, Dasavathaaram, Minnale, Kaadhal Kondein, Michael Madana Kama Rajan, + more

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Yao Wenyuan is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous People Who Died of Diabetes Mellitus
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Yao Wenyuan was a Chinese literary critic, a politician, and a member of the "Gang of Four" during China's Cultural Revolution. ...more

Age: Died at 74 (1931-2005)

Birthplace: Zhuji, China

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Eric Dolphy is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous People Who Died of Diabetes Mellitus
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Eric Allan Dolphy, Jr. was an American jazz alto saxophonist, flautist, and bass clarinetist. On a few occasions, he also played the clarinet, and piccolo. Dolphy was one of several multi-instrumentalists to gain prominence in the 1960s. He was one of the first important bass clarinet soloists in ...more

Age: Died at 36 (1928-1964)

Birthplace: Los Angeles, USA, California

Profession: Sideman, Saxophonist, Musician, Bandleader, Flautist, + more

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#38 on The Greatest Clarinetists of All Time

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Rory Calhoun is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous People Who Died of Diabetes Mellitus
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Rory Calhoun was an American television and film actor, screenwriter, and producer. ...more

Age: Died at 77 (1922-1999)

Birthplace: Los Angeles, California, United States of America

Profession: Television producer, Film Producer, Screenwriter, Actor

Credits: Motel Hell, Won Ton Ton, the Dog Who Saved Hollywood, Angel, Night of the Lepus, + more

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