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Famous People Who Died of Hyperthermia

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

List people include Mark Leduc, Korey Stringer and many additional people as well.

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

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

    Mark Leduc (May 4, 1962 – July 22, 2009) was a boxer from Canada, who won a silver medal at the 1992 Barcelona Summer Olympics....  more
    • Age: Dec. at 47 (1962-2009)
    • Birthplace: Toronto, Canada
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    Nathanael Greene (August 7 [O.S. July 27] 1742 – June 19, 1786, sometimes misspelled Nathaniel) was a major general of the Continental Army in the American Revolutionary War. He emerged from the war with a reputation as General George Washington's most gifted and dependable officer, and is known for his successful command in the southern theater of the war. Born into a prosperous Quaker family in Warwick, Rhode Island, Greene became active in the resistance to British revenue policies in the early 1770s and helped establish the Kentish Guards, a state militia. After the April 1775 Battles of Lexington and Concord, the legislature of Rhode Island established an army and appointed Greene to...  more
    • Age: Dec. at 43 (1742-1786)
    • Birthplace: Potowomut, Rhode Island

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  • Evan Loyd Tanner (February 11, 1971 – September 8, 2008) was an American professional mixed martial arts fighter, writer, traveler, and adventurer. He was a former UFC Middleweight Champion and was also the first American to win the Pancrase Neo-Blood tournament in Tokyo, Japan.Tanner won the UFC Middleweight Championship at UFC 51, stopping David Terrell with strikes in the first round. He is considered to be a pioneer in the sport of MMA and is credited as being one of the first fighters to use elbows as an effective striking method in the ground and pound position. Tanner is considered to be somewhat of an anomaly in MMA as he began his professional career with a large degree of success...  more
    • Age: Dec. at 37 (1971-2008)
    • Birthplace: Amarillo, Texas, United States of America
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    Lillian Nordica (December 12, 1857 – May 10, 1914) was an American opera singer who had a major stage career in Europe and her native country. Nordica established herself as one of the foremost dramatic sopranos of the late 19th and early 20th centuries. She had a powerful yet flexible voice and the ability to perform an unusually wide range of roles in the German, French and Italian operatic repertoires....  more
    • Age: Dec. at 56 (1857-1914)
    • Birthplace: Farmington, Maine