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Famous People Who Died of Spanish Flu

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List Rules Famous People Who Died of Spanish Flu

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

List people range from Harold Lockwood to Mark Sykes. This list answers the questions, "Which celebrities have died from spanish flu?" and "Which famous people died due to spanish flu?" These notable spanish flu deaths include modern and past famous men and women, from politicians to religious leaders to writers. Everyone on this list has has spanish flu as a cause of death somewhere in their public records, even if it was just one contributing factor for their death. (11 items)

Mark Sykes is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous People Who Died of Spanish Flu
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Colonel Sir Tatton Benvenuto Mark Sykes, 6th Baronet (16 March 1879 – 16 February 1919) was an English traveller, Conservative Party politician and diplomatic advisor, particularly with regard to the Middle East at the time of the First World War. He is associated with the Sykes–Picot Agreement, drawn up while the war was in progress, regarding the partitioning of the Ottoman Empire by Britain, France and Russia. ...more on Wikipedia

Age: Dec. at 40 (1879-1919)

Birthplace: England

Harold Lockwood is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous People Who Died of Spanish Flu
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Harold A. Lockwood (April 12, 1887 – October 19, 1918) was an American silent film actor, director, and producer. He was one of the most popular matinee idols of the early film period during the 1910s. ...more on Wikipedia

Age: Dec. at 31 (1887-1918)

Birthplace: USA, Newark, New Jersey

Horace Elgin Dodge is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous People Who Died of Spanish Flu
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Horace Elgin Dodge Sr. (May 17, 1868 – December 10, 1920) was an American automobile manufacturing pioneer and co-founder of Dodge Brothers Company. ...more on Wikipedia

Age: Dec. at 52 (1868-1920)

Birthplace: Niles, Michigan

John Francis Dodge is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous People Who Died of Spanish Flu
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John Francis Dodge (October 25, 1864 – January 14, 1920) was an American automobile manufacturing pioneer and co-founder of Dodge Brothers Company. ...more on Wikipedia

Age: Dec. at 56 (1864-1920)

Birthplace: Niles, Michigan