List of famous people who died of hepatitis, listed by fame and notoriety with photos when available. This list of celebrities who died from hepatitis 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 hepatitis, including actors, musicians and athletes.
List includes Chloe Jones, Danny Kaye, and Veronica Lake, plus much more.This list answers the questions, "Which celebrities have died from hepatitis?" and "Which famous people died due to hepatitis?"These notable hepatitis deaths include modern and past famous men and women, from politicians to religious leaders to writers. Everyone on this list has has hepatitis as a cause of death somewhere in their public records, even if it was just one contributing factor for their death.
Veronica Lake was an American actress who appeared in the film "Footsteps in the Snow." In June of 1973, Lake was diagnosed with cirrhosis of the liver. She died on on July 7, 1973 as the result of acute hepatitis and acute kidney injury.
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Age: Died at 51 (1922-1973)
Birthplace: New York City, New York, United States of Americasee more on Veronica Lake
Ray Charles was an American musician who was a leader in the soul genre. After years of drug and alcohol abuse, Charles died as a result of liver failure and hepatitis on June 10, 2004.
Ray Charles Robinson, professionally known as Ray Charles, was an American singer, songwriter, musician and composer, who is sometimes referred to as "The Genius". He pioneered the genre of soul music during the 1950s by combining rhythm and blues, gospel, and blues styles into the music he recorded for Atlantic Records. He also contributed to the racial integration of country and pop music during the 1960s with his crossover success on ABC Records, most notably with his two Modern Sounds albums. While he was with ABC, Charles became one of the first African-American musicians to be granted artistic control by a mainstream record company. Charles was blind from the age of seven. Charles ...more on Wikipedia
Age: Died at 74 (1930-2004)
Birthplace: Albany, Georgia, United States of America
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Chloe Jones was an American adult film actress and a Penthouse Pet.
On June 4, 2005, she died as the result of liver failure and hepatitis at the age of 29.
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Age: Died at 30 (1975-2005)
Birthplace: Texas, USA, Silsbeesee more on Chloe Jones
Adolphe Menjou was an American actor who appeared in the film "Paths of Glory." He died on October 29, 1963 due to complications with hepatitis. Menjou continued to work in television up until his death.
Adolphe Jean Menjou was an American actor. His career spanned both silent films and talkies. He appeared in such films as Charles Chaplin's A Woman of Paris, in which he played the lead role; Stanley Kubrick's Paths of Glory with Kirk Douglas; Ernst Lubitsch's The Marriage Circle; The Sheik with Rudolph Valentino; Morocco with Marlene Dietrich and Gary Cooper; and A Star Is Born. He was nominated for an Academy Award for The Front Page in 1931. ...more on Wikipedia
Age: Died at 73 (1890-1963)
Birthplace: Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, United States of Americasee more on Adolphe Menjou