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Famous People Who Died of Spanish Flu

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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. {#nodes}

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    Lord Edward Cecil

    Lord Edward Cecil
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    Lord Edward Herbert Gascoyne-Cecil (12 July 1867 – 13 December 1918), known as Lord Edward Cecil, was a distinguished and highly decorated English soldier. As colonial administrator in Egypt and advisor to the Liberal government, he helped to implement Army reforms....  more
    • Age: Dec. at 51 (1867-1918)
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    Hamby Shore

    Samuel Hamilton Shore (February 12, 1886 – October 13, 1918) was a Canadian professional hockey player who played several seasons for the Ottawa Senators, notably during the "Silver Seven" era when the club was champion from 1903 until 1906. Shore was a victim of the influenza epidemic of 1918....  more
    • Age: Dec. at 32 (1886-1918)
    • Birthplace: Ottawa, Canada
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    Johanna Loewe

    • Age: Dec. at 15 (1865-1880)
    • Birthplace: Wanzleben, Germany
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    Jesse Lewisohn

    Jesse Lewisohn (8 July 1871 – 30 November 1918), was a businessman involved in copper trading with Lewisohn Brothers, and an owner of racehorses. ...  more
    • Age: Dec. at 46 (1872-1918)
    • Birthplace: New York City, New York