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Famous People Who Died of Uterine Cancer

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

List is made up of a variety of people, including Anne Bancroft and Agnes Moorehead.

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

These notable uterine cancer deaths include modern and past famous men and women, from politicians to religious leaders to writers. Everyone on this list has has uterine cancer 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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  • Anne Bancroft
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    Anna Maria Louisa Italiano (September 17, 1931 – June 6, 2005), known professionally as Anne Bancroft, was an American actress, director, screenwriter, and singer associated with the method acting school, having studied under Lee Strasberg. Respected for her acting prowess and versatility, Bancroft was acknowledged for her work in film, theatre, and television. She won one Academy Award, three BAFTA Awards, two Golden Globes, two Tony Awards, and two Emmy Awards, and several other awards and nominations.After her film debut in Don't Bother to Knock (1952) and a string of supporting film roles during the 1950s, she won an Academy Award for Best Actress for her lead role in The Miracle Worker... more on Wikipedia
    • Age: Dec. at 74 (1931-2005)
    • Birthplace: New York City, New York, United States of America

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  • Ada Lovelace
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    Augusta Ada King, Countess of Lovelace (née Byron; 10 December 1815 – 27 November 1852) was an English mathematician and writer, chiefly known for her work on Charles Babbage's proposed mechanical general-purpose computer, the Analytical Engine. She was the first to recognise that the machine had applications beyond pure calculation, and published the first algorithm intended to be carried out by such a machine. As a result, she is sometimes regarded as the first to recognise the full potential of a "computing machine" and one of the first computer programmers.Lovelace was the only legitimate child of poet Lord Byron and his wife Lady Byron. All of Byron's other children were born out of... more on Wikipedia
    • Age: Dec. at 37 (1815-1852)
    • Birthplace: London, United Kingdom

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  • Shari Lewis
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    Phyllis Naomi Hurwitz (January 17, 1933 – August 2, 1998), better known as Shari Lewis, was an American ventriloquist, puppeteer, children's entertainer and television show host. She was best known as the original puppeteer of the sock puppet Lamb Chop, first appearing on Captain Kangaroo in March 1956 and then Hi Mom, a local morning television show that aired on WRCA-TV (now WNBC-TV) in New York City.... more on Wikipedia
    • Age: Dec. at 65 (1933-1998)
    • Birthplace: New York City, USA, New York
  • Evelyn Keyes
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    Evelyn Louise Keyes (November 20, 1916 – July 4, 2008) was an American film actress. She is best known for her role as Suellen O'Hara in the 1939 film Gone with the Wind.... more on Wikipedia
    • Age: Dec. at 92 (1916-2008)
    • Birthplace: Port Arthur, Texas, United States of America