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

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This list answers the questions, "Which celebrities have died from systemic lupus erythematosus?" and "Which famous people died due to systemic lupus erythematosus?"

These notable systemic lupus erythematosus deaths include modern and past famous men and women, from politicians to religious leaders to writers. Everyone on this list has has systemic lupus erythematosus as a cause of death somewhere in their public records, even if it was just one contributing factor for their death. (10 items)
Ferdinand Marcos is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous People Who Died of Systemic Lupus Erythematosus
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Ferdinand Emmanuel Edralin Marcos was a Filipino lawyer and politician who served as President of the Philippines from 1965 to 1986. In the earlier part of his presidency, he was known for his leadership that saw high economic growth in the country. However in 1972, he placed the entire country ...more

Age: Died at 72 (1917-1989)

Birthplace: Sarrat, Philippines

Profession: Politician, Soldier, Lawyer

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Flannery O'Connor is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous People Who Died of Systemic Lupus Erythematosus
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Mary Flannery O'Connor was an American writer and essayist. An important voice in American literature, she wrote two novels and 32 short stories, as well as a number of reviews and commentaries. She was a Southern writer who often wrote in a Southern Gothic style and relied heavily on regional ...more

Age: Died at 39 (1925-1964)

Birthplace: Savannah, Georgia, United States of America

Profession: Novelist, Author, Essayist, Writer

Credits: Wise Blood^! Katafalk^! A Circle in the Fire^! The Displaced Person

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#16 on The Best Catholic Authors

#31 on The Greatest American Writers of All Time

#17 on The Best Female Authors of All Time

#63 on The All-Time Greatest Horror Writers

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Charles Kuralt is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous People Who Died of Systemic Lupus Erythematosus
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Charles Kuralt was an American journalist. He was most widely known for his long career with CBS, first for his "On the Road" segments on The CBS Evening News with Walter Cronkite, and later as the first anchor of CBS News Sunday Morning, a position he held for fifteen years. Kuralt's "On the Road" ...more

Age: Died at 63 (1934-1997)

Birthplace: Wilmington, North Carolina, United States of America

Profession: Journalist

Credits: CBS News Sunday Morning, On The Road With Charles Kuralt, Juilliard and Beyond: A Life in Music

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J Dilla is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous People Who Died of Systemic Lupus Erythematosus
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James Dewitt Yancey, better known by the stage names J Dilla and Jay Dee, was an American record producer and rapper who emerged from the mid-1990s underground hip hop scene in Detroit, Michigan. According to his obituary at, he "was one of the music industry's most influential hip-hop ...more

Age: Died at 32 (1974-2006)

Birthplace: Michigan, USA, Detroit

Profession: Film Score Composer, Record producer, Rapper, Musician, Disc jockey, + more

Credits: Geekdown, Stones Throw 102: In Living the True Gods

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#14 on The Best Underground Rappers

#78 on The Greatest Musicians Who Died Before 40

#9 on The Greatest Rappers Who Are Already Dead

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