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

Use every item on this list for yours, from Elvis Presley to Frank Sinatra.

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

These notable myocardial infarction deaths include modern and past famous men and women, from politicians to religious leaders to writers. Everyone on this list has has myocardial infarction as a cause of death somewhere in their public records, even if it was just one contributing factor for their death. (1315 items)
Elvis Presley is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous People Who Died of Myocardial Infarction
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Elvis Aaron Presley was an American singer and actor. Regarded as one of the most significant cultural icons of the 20th century, he is often referred to as "the King of Rock and Roll", or simply, "the King". Presley was born in Tupelo, Mississippi, and when he was 13 years old, he and his family ...more

Age: Died at 42 (1935-1977)

Birthplace: Tupelo, Mississippi, United States of America

Profession: Soldier, Musician, Actor, Singer

Credits: Love Me Tender, Blue Hawaii, Jailhouse Rock, Viva Las Vegas

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#8 on The Greatest Musical Artists of All Time

#3 on The Best Rock Vocalists

#63 on Musicians Who Belong in the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame

#4 on The Best Singers of All Time

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George Carlin is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous People Who Died of Myocardial Infarction
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George Denis Patrick Carlin was an American comedian, social critic, actor, and author. Carlin was noted for his black comedy and his thoughts on politics, the English language, psychology, religion, and various taboo subjects. Carlin and his "Seven dirty words" comedy routine were central to the ...more

Age: Died at 71 (1937-2008)

Birthplace: Manhattan, New York City, New York, United States of America

Profession: Comedian, Television producer, Film Producer, Screenwriter, Actor, + more

Credits: Dogma, Cars, Bill & Ted's Excellent Adventure, George Carlin: Playin' with Your Head

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#4 on The Funniest People of All Time

#94 on The Most Beloved US Veterans

#39 on People We Wish Were Still Alive

#1 on The Funniest Stand Up Comedians of All Time

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Frank Sinatra is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous People Who Died of Myocardial Infarction
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Francis Albert "Frank" Sinatra was an American singer, actor, director, and producer. Beginning his musical career in the swing era as a boy singer with Harry James and Tommy Dorsey, Sinatra found success as a solo artist from the early to mid-1940s after being signed by Columbia Records in 1943. ...more

Age: Died at 83 (1915-1998)

Birthplace: Hoboken, New Jersey, United States of America

Profession: Conductor, Film Producer, Actor, Singer

Credits: From Here to Eternity, Ocean's 11, The Manchurian Candidate, The Man with the Golden Arm

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#32 on The Greatest Musical Artists of All Time

#53 on Musicians Who Belong in the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame

#5 on The Best Singers of All Time

#54 on The Coolest Actors Ever

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Clark Gable is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous People Who Died of Myocardial Infarction
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Clark Gable was an American film actor, often referred to as "The King of Hollywood" or just simply as "The King". Gable began his career as a stage actor and appeared as an extra in silent films between 1924 and 1926, and progressed to supporting roles with a few films for MGM in 1931. The next ...more

Age: Died at 59 (1901-1960)

Birthplace: Cadiz, Ohio, United States of America

Profession: Actor

Credits: It Happened One Night, Gone with the Wind, The Misfits, Mutiny on the Bounty

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#78 on The Greatest Actors & Actresses in Entertainment History

#62 on The Best Actors in Film History

#87 on The Coolest Actors Ever

#40 on Which Actor Would You Bring Back for One Final Movie?

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