List of famous people who died of pancreatitis, listed alphabetically with photos when available. This list of celebrities who died from pancreatitis 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 pancreatitis, including actors, musicians and athletes.
This list is made up of people like Stuart Roosa and Matthew Garber.
This list answers the questions, "Which celebrities have died from pancreatitis?" and "Which famous people died due to pancreatitis?"These notable pancreatitis deaths include modern and past famous men and women, from politicians to religious leaders to writers. Everyone on this list has has pancreatitis as a cause of death somewhere in their public records, even if it was just one contributing factor for their death. (21 items)
Stuart Allen "Stu" Roosa (August 16, 1933 – December 12, 1994), Col., USAF, was an American aeronautical engineer, United States Air Force pilot, test pilot, and NASA astronaut, who was the Command Module Pilot for the Apollo 14 mission. The mission lasted from January 31 to February 9, 1971 and was the third mission to land astronauts (Alan Shepard and Edgar Mitchell) on the Moon. While Shepard and Mitchell spent two days on the lunar surface, Roosa conducted experiments from orbit in the Command Module Kitty Hawk. He was one of 24 men to travel to the Moon, which he orbited 34 times. ...more on Wikipedia
Age: Dec. at 61 (1933-1994)
Birthplace: Durango, Colorado
Matthew Adam Garber (25 March 1956 – 13 June 1977) was a British child actor, who played Michael Banks in the 1964 film Mary Poppins. He appeared in only two other films: The Three Lives of Thomasina and The Gnome-Mobile, all three times appearing alongside actress Karen Dotrice. All three appearances were in movies by Walt Disney Pictures. Ten years after his retirement, Garber contracted hepatitis, which later affected his pancreas. He died of pancreatitis at the age of 21. ...more on Wikipedia
Age: Dec. at 21 (1956-1977)
Birthplace: Stepney, East London, United Kingdom
Paul Hindemith (; 16 November 1895 – 28 December 1963) was a prolific German composer, violist, violinist, teacher and conductor. In the 1920s, he became a major advocate of the Neue Sachlichkeit (new objectivity) style of music. Notable compositions include his song cycle Das Marienleben (1923), Der Schwanendreher for viola and orchestra (1935), and opera Mathis der Maler (1938). Hindemith's most popular work, both on record and in the concert hall, is likely the Symphonic Metamorphosis of Themes by Carl Maria von Weber, written in 1943. ...more on Wikipedia
Age: Dec. at 68 (1895-1963)
Birthplace: Hanau, Germany