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

The list you're viewing is made up of many different people, including Franz Schubert and Wilbur Wright.

This list answers the questions, "Which celebrities have died from typhoid fever?" and "Which famous people died due to typhoid fever?"

These notable typhoid fever deaths include modern and past famous men and women, from politicians to religious leaders to writers. Everyone on this list has has typhoid fever as a cause of death somewhere in their public records, even if it was just one contributing factor for their death. (75 items)
Franz Schubert is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous People Who Died of Typhoid Fever
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Franz Peter Schubert was an Austrian composer. Schubert died at 31 but was extremely prolific during his lifetime. His output consists of over six hundred secular vocal works, seven complete symphonies, sacred music, operas, incidental music and a large body of chamber and piano music. Appreciation of his music while he was alive was limited to a relatively small circle of admirers in Vienna, but interest in his work increased significantly in the decades following his death. Felix Mendelssohn, Robert Schumann, Franz Liszt, Johannes Brahms and other 19th-century composers discovered and championed his works. Today, Schubert is ranked among the greatest composers of the late Classical era and ...more on Wikipedia

Age: Died at 31 (1797-1828)

Birthplace: Alsergrund, Vienna, Austria

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Wilbur Wright is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous People Who Died of Typhoid Fever
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Wilbur Wright (April 16, 1867 – May 30, 1912) was the older of the two Wright brothers (the other being Orville), two Americans credited with inventing and building the world's first successful airplane and making the first controlled, powered and sustained heavier-than-air human flight, on December 17, 1903. ...more on Wikipedia

Age: Died at 45 (1867-1912)

Birthplace: Millville, Liberty Township, Indiana, United States of America

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George Washington Gale Ferris,... is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous People Who Died of Typhoid Fever
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George Washington Gale Ferris, Jr. was an American engineer. He is mostly known for creating the original Ferris Wheel for the 1893 Chicago World's Columbian Exposition. ...more on Wikipedia

Age: Died at 37 (1859-1896)

Birthplace: Galesburg, Illinois, United States of America

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Arnold Bennett is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous People Who Died of Typhoid Fever
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Enoch Arnold Bennett was an English writer. He is best known as a novelist, but he also worked in other fields such as journalism, propaganda and film. ...more on Wikipedia

Age: Died at 64 (1867-1931)

Birthplace: Hanley, Staffordshire, United Kingdom

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