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Famous People Who Died of Liver Cancer

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

This list contains people like Alec Guinness and Robin Gibb.

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

These notable liver cancer deaths include modern and past famous men and women, from politicians to religious leaders to writers. Everyone on this list has has liver cancer as a cause of death somewhere in their public records, even if it was just one contributing factor for their death. 
Robin Gibb is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous People Who Died of Liver Cancer
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Robin Hugh Gibb (22 December 1949 – 20 May 2012) was a British singer, songwriter and record producer, who gained worldwide fame as a member of the pop group the Bee Gees with older brother Barry and fraternal twin brother Maurice. Robin Gibb also had his own successful solo career. Their younger brother Andy was also a singer.Gibb was born in Douglas on the Isle of Man to English parents, Hugh and Barbara Gibb; the family later moved to Manchester (where Andy was born) before settling in Redcliffe, just north of Brisbane, Australia. Gibb began his career as part of the family trio (Barry-Maurice-Robin). When the group found their first success, they returned to England where they achieved ...more on Wikipedia

Age: Dec. at 63 (1949-2012)

Birthplace: Douglas, Isle of Man

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Allen Ginsberg is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous People Who Died of Liver Cancer
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Irwin Allen Ginsberg (; June 3, 1926 – April 5, 1997) was an American poet, philosopher and writer. He is considered to be one of the leading figures of both the Beat Generation during the 1950s and the counterculture that soon followed. He vigorously opposed militarism, economic materialism, and sexual repression and was known as embodying various aspects of this counterculture, such as his views on drugs, hostility to bureaucracy and openness to Eastern religions. He was one of many influential American writers of his time who were associated with the Beat Generation, including Jack Kerouac and William S. Burroughs. Ginsberg is best known for his poem "Howl", in which he denounced what he ...more on Wikipedia

Age: Dec. at 71 (1926-1997)

Birthplace: Newark, New Jersey, United States of America

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Alec Guinness is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous People Who Died of Liver Cancer
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Sir Alec Guinness, (born 2 April 1914 – 5 August 2000) was an English actor. After an early career on the stage, Guinness was featured in several of the Ealing Comedies, including The Ladykillers and Kind Hearts and Coronets in which he played nine different characters. He is known for his six collaborations with David Lean: Herbert Pocket in Great Expectations (1946), Fagin in Oliver Twist (1948), Col. Nicholson in The Bridge on the River Kwai (1957, for which he won the Academy Award for Best Actor), Prince Faisal in Lawrence of Arabia (1962), General Yevgraf Zhivago in Doctor Zhivago (1965), and Professor Godbole in A Passage to India (1984). He is also known for his portrayal of Obi-Wan ...more on Wikipedia

Age: Dec. at 86 (1914-2000)

Birthplace: Maida Vale, London, United Kingdom

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Doug Henning is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous People Who Died of Liver Cancer
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Doug Henning

Douglas James Henning (May 3, 1947 – February 7, 2000) was a Canadian magician, illusionist, escape artist and politician. ...more on Wikipedia

Age: Dec. at 53 (1947-2000)

Birthplace: Winnipeg, Canada