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

List people include George Furth, Man Ray and many more.

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

These notable lung infection deaths include modern and past famous men and women, from politicians to religious leaders to writers. Everyone on this list has has lung infection as a cause of death somewhere in their public records, even if it was just one contributing factor for their death. (8 items)
Man Ray is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous People Who Died of Lung Infection
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Man Ray was an American visual artist who spent most of his career in France. He was a significant contributor to the Dada and Surrealist movements, although his ties to each were informal. He produced major works in a variety of media but considered himself a painter above all. He was best known ...more

Age: Died at 86 (1890-1976)

Birthplace: USA, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Profession: Screenwriter, Cinematographer, Artist, Film Director, Photographer

Credits: Dreams That Money Can Buy, The Starfish, Entr'acte, Emak-Bakia, Les Mystères du Château de Dé, + more

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Raúl Ruiz is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous People Who Died of Lung Infection
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Raúl Ernesto Ruiz Pino was an experimental Chilean filmmaker, writer and teacher whose work is best known in France. He directed more than 100 films. ...more

Age: Died at 70 (1941-2011)

Birthplace: Puerto Montt, Chile

Profession: Production Designer, Television director, Film Producer, Screenwriter, Cinematographer, + more

Credits: Klimt, Dark at Noon, The Hypothesis of the Stolen Painting, Life Is a Dream, Time Regained, + more

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George Furth is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous People Who Died of Lung Infection
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George Furth was an American librettist, playwright, and actor. ...more

Age: Died at 76 (1932-2008)

Birthplace: Chicago, Illinois, USA

Profession: Librettist, Screenwriter, Actor, Writer, Playwright

Credits: Gone with the Wind, Blazing Saddles, Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid, Shampoo, Oh^! God!, + more

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Paul Wendkos is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous People Who Died of Lung Infection
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Paul Wendkos was an American television and film director. Following World War II service in the United States Navy and his education at Columbia University on the G.I. Bill, Wendkos made his first feature, a documentary on a school for the blind called Dark Interlude in 1953. Wendkos' first feature ...more

Age: Died at 84 (1925-2009)

Birthplace: USA, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Profession: Television director, Film Director

Credits: Gidget, Gidget Goes Hawaiian, Guns of the Magnificent Seven, Cannon for Cordoba, Right to Die, + more

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