Famous People Who Died of Pancreatitis

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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 Roosa is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous People Who Died of Pancreatitis
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Stuart Allen "Stu" Roosa, 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 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 only 24 people to travel to the Moon. ...more on Wikipedia

Age: Dec. at 61 (1933-1994)

Birthplace: Durango, Colorado

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Matthew Garber is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous People Who Died of Pancreatitis
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Matthew Adam Garber was a British child actor, best known for his role as Michael Banks in the 1964 film Mary Poppins. He also starred in two other Disney films, The Three Lives of Thomasina and The Gnome-Mobile, all of which he had co-starred alongside actress Karen Dotrice. Ten years after retirement, Garber contracted hepatitis which later spread to his pancreas. He died of pancreatitis at the age of 21. ...more on Wikipedia

Age: Dec. at 21 (1956-1977)

Birthplace: England, East London

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Franz Bardon is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous People Who Died of Pancreatitis
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Franz Bardon, was a Czech stage magician and student and teacher of Hermetics. He was born in Opava, Austrian Silesia. During World War II Bardon was held in a concentration camp for refusing to participate in Nazi mysticism. Bardon was rescued by Russian soldiers who raided the camp. Bardon continued his work in the fields of Hermetics until 1958 when he was arrested and imprisoned in Brno Czechoslovakia. Bardon died on July 10, 1958 while in the custody of police. ...more on Wikipedia

Age: Dec. at 49 (1909-1958)

Birthplace: Opava District, Europe, Moravian-Silesian Region, Czech Republic, Central Europe, + more

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Paul Hindemith is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous People Who Died of Pancreatitis
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Paul Hindemith was a German composer, violist, violinist, teacher and conductor. Notable compositions include his song cycle Das Marienleben and opera Mathis der Maler. ...more on Wikipedia

Age: Dec. at 68 (1895-1963)

Birthplace: Hanau, Germany

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