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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, CBE was a British singer, songwriter and record producer, best known as a member of the Bee Gees. He gained worldwide fame with his brothers Barry and Maurice Gibb. Besides, their younger brother Andy was also a singer. Gibb joined his first band the Rattlesnakes which formed in Manchester, England. Gibb was born on the Isle of Man to English parents, Hugh and Barbara Gibb; the family later moved to Manchester before settling in Redcliffe, a suburb of Brisbane, Australia. Gibb began his career as part of the family trio. When the group found their first success, they returned to England where they achieved worldwide fame. In 2002, the Bee Gees were appointed as CBEs for ...more on Wikipedia

Age: Died 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 was an American poet and one of the leading figures of both the Beat Generation of the 1950s and the counterculture that soon would follow. He vigorously opposed militarism, economic materialism and sexual repression. Ginsberg is best known for his epic poem "Howl", in which he denounced what he saw as the destructive forces of capitalism and conformity in the United States. In 1957, "Howl" attracted widespread publicity when it became the subject of an obscenity trial, as it depicted heterosexual and homosexual sex at a time when sodomy laws made homosexual acts a crime in every U.S. state. "Howl" reflected Ginsberg's own homosexuality and his relationships with a ...more on Wikipedia

Age: Died 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, CH CBE was an English actor. After an early career on the stage he was featured in several of the Ealing Comedies, including The Ladykillers and Kind Hearts and Coronets in which he played eight different characters. He is also known for his six collaborations with David Lean: Herbert Pocket in Great Expectations, Fagin in Oliver Twist, Col. Nicholson in The Bridge on the River Kwai, Prince Faisal in Lawrence of Arabia, Yevgraf in Doctor Zhivago, and Professor Godbole in A Passage to India. He is also known for his portrayal of Obi-Wan Kenobi in George Lucas's original Star Wars trilogy, receiving a nomination for an Academy Award for Best Supporting Actor. Guinness was ...more on Wikipedia

Age: Died 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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Douglas James Henning was a Canadian magician, illusionist, escape artist and politician. ...more on Wikipedia

Age: Died at 53 (1947-2000)

Birthplace: Winnipeg, Canada

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