List of famous people who died of multiple organ failure, listed alphabetically with photos when available. This list of celebrities who died from multiple organ failure 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 multiple organ failure, including actors, musicians and athletes.
Everything from Yash Chopra to Gummadi Venkateswara Rao is included on this list.
This list answers the questions, "Which celebrities have died from multiple organ failure?" and "Which famous people died due to multiple organ failure?"These notable multiple organ failure deaths include modern and past famous men and women, from politicians to religious leaders to writers. Everyone on this list has has multiple organ failure as a cause of death somewhere in their public records, even if it was just one contributing factor for their death. (11 items)
Yash Raj Chopra was an Indian film director, script writer and film producer, predominantly working in Hindi cinema. Yash Chopra began his career as an assistant director to I. S. Johar and elder brother, B.R. Chopra. He made his directorial debut with Dhool Ka Phool in 1959, a melodrama about illegitimacy, and followed it with the social drama Dharmputra. Encouraged by the success of both films, the Chopra brothers made several more movies together during the late fifties and sixties. Chopra rose to prominence after his commercially and critically successful drama, Waqt, which pioneered the concept of ensemble casts in Bollywood. In 1973, Chopra founded his own production company, Yash Raj ...more on Wikipedia
Age: Dec. at 80 (1932-2012)
Birthplace: Lahore, Pakistansee more on Yash Chopra
Gummadi Venkateswara Rao, widely known as Gummadi, was an Indian film actor and producer, known for his works predominantly in Telugu cinema and few Tamil films. Known as a character actor, Gummadi was starred in around five hundred feature films. He received critical reception for his works in Thodu Dongalu and Mahamantri Timmarusu, for which he has received the erstwhile Rashtrapati Award. Gummadi was a official member of the Indian delegation from South India to the Tashkent Film Festival in 1978 and 1982. Gummadi served as the Jury Member thrice for the 28th, 33rd, and 39th National Film Awards. He served twice on the state Nandi Awards Committee. In 1977, he was awarded India's fourth ...more on Wikipedia
Age: Dec. at 82 (1928-2010)
Birthplace: India, Ravikampadusee more on Gummadi Venkateswara Rao
Jagmohan "Jag" Mundhra was an Indian filmmaker best known for his early career as an American exploitation film writer-director and his later career as maker of such issue-oriented films as Bawandar and Provoked. ...more on Wikipedia
Age: Dec. at 63 (1948-2011)
Birthplace: Nagpur, Indiasee more on Jag Mundhra
Kotozakura Masakatsu was a former sumo wrestler from Kurayoshi, Tottori, Japan. He was the sport's 53rd yokozuna. He made his professional debut in 1959, reaching the top division in 1963. After several years at the second highest rank of ōzeki, in 1973 he was promoted to yokozuna at the age of thirty-two years two months, becoming the oldest wrestler to be promoted to yokozuna since 1958, when the current six tournaments system was established. After his retirement he was head coach of Sadogatake stable and produced a string of top division wrestlers. ...more on Wikipedia
Age: Dec. at 67 (1940-2007)
Birthplace: Kurayoshi, Japansee more on Kotozakura Masakatsu