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List of famous people who died of oral cancer, including photos, birthdates, professions, and other information. These celebrities who died by mouth cancer are listed alphabetically and include the famous oral cancer victims’ hometown and biographical info about them when available. Examples of people on this list: Bruce Paltrow, W. Laird Stabler, Jr. and many more. These notable oral cancer deaths include modern and long-gone famous men and women, from politicians to religious leaders to writers. Everyone on this list has mouth cancer as a cause of death somewhere in their public records, even if it was just one contributing factor for their death. (8 People)
Burl Ives is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous People Who Died of Mouth Cancer
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Burl Icle Ivanhoe Ives was an American actor, writer, and folk singer. As an actor, Ives's work included comedies, dramas, and voice work in theater, television, and motion pictures. Music critic John Rockwell said, "Ives's voice ... had the sheen and finesse of opera without its latter-day Puccinian vulgarities and without the pretensions of operatic ritual. It was genteel in expressive impact without being genteel in social conformity. And it moved people." ...more on Wikipedia

Age: Died at 86 (1909-1995)

Birthplace: Illinois, United States of America

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Bruce Paltrow is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous People Who Died of Mouth Cancer
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Bruce Weigert Paltrow was an American television and film director and producer. He was the husband of actress Blythe Danner, and was the father of actress Gwyneth Paltrow and director Jake Paltrow. ...more on Wikipedia

Age: Died at 59 (1943-2002)

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

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Theodore G. Bilbo is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous People Who Died of Mouth Cancer
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Theodore Gilmore Bilbo was an American politician. Bilbo, a Democrat, twice served as governor of Mississippi and later was elected a U.S. Senator. A master of filibuster and scathing rhetoric, a rough-and-tumble fighter in debate, he made his name a synonym for white supremacy. Bilbo believed that black people and Jews were inferior, defended segregation, and was a member of the Ku Klux Klan. Of short stature, Bilbo wore flashy clothing, and was nicknamed "The Man" because he tended to refer to himself in the third person. Bilbo was the author of Take Your Choice: Separation or Mongrelization. ...more on Wikipedia

Age: Died at 70 (1877-1947)

Birthplace: Mississippi, United States, with Territories, Pearl River County

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Jack Wild is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous People Who Died of Mouth Cancer
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Jack Wild was an English actor best remembered for his performances in both stage and screen productions of the Lionel Bart musical Oliver! with Ron Moody, Mark Lester, Shani Wallis and Oliver Reed. He received an Academy Award nomination as Best Supporting Actor at the age of 16 for his role as The Artful Dodger in Oliver!, as well as BAFTA Award and Golden Globe Award nominations as Most Promising Newcomer. In addition to his role in Oliver!, Wild is also known for his leading role as Jimmy in the 1969 NBC children's television series H.R. Pufnstuf, as well as the 1971 feature film adaptation Pufnstuf. ...more on Wikipedia

Age: Died at 54 (1952-2006)

Birthplace: Royton, United Kingdom

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