Canada Famous People Who Died in Canada

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List of famous people who died in Canada, with photos when available. These notable Canada deaths are loosely ordered by how famous each person was, meaning the most well-known people are at the top of the list. Some of the people mentioned below were celebrities who died in Canada, while others were just renowned in their line of work. Either way everyone on this list has Canada listed as their official place of death in any public records. Each prominent person who passed away in Canada has information about them next to their names, including the year they were born and their place of birth.

Everything from John McAdam to William Egbert is included on this list.

If you're trying to answer the questions, "Which famous people died in Canada?" and "Which celebrities died in Canada?" then this list will have you covered.

This list of historic deaths in Canada includes athletes, musicians, celebrities and notable local figures.

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Alexander Graham Bell is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous People Who Died in Canada
Dec. at 75 (1847-1922)

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Marshall McLuhan is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous People Who Died in Canada
Dec. at 69 (1911-1980)

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Michael Smith is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous People Who Died in Canada
Dec. at 68 (1932-2000)

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Charles E. Saunders is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous People Who Died in Canada
Dec. at 70 (1867-1937)

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Sandford Fleming is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous People Who Died in Canada
Dec. at 88 (1827-1915)

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Errol Flynn is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous People Who Died in Canada
Dec. at 50 (1909-1959)

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Clifford Olson is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous People Who Died in Canada
Dec. at 71 (1940-2011)

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Cornelius Gallagher is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous People Who Died in Canada
Dec. at 78 (1854-1932)

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Brian Pockar is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous People Who Died in Canada
Dec. at 33 (1959-1992)

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Mark Leduc is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous People Who Died in Canada
Dec. at 47 (1962-2009)

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Emma Goldman is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous People Who Died in Canada
Dec. at 71 (1869-1940)

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Samuel de Champlain is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous People Who Died in Canada
Dec. at 61 (1574-1635)

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Long John Baldry is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous People Who Died in Canada
Dec. at 64 (1941-2005)

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Herb Baumeister is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous People Who Died in Canada
Dec. at 49 (1947-1996)

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Maury Chaykin is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous People Who Died in Canada
Dec. at 61 (1949-2010)

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Peter Wildeblood is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous People Who Died in Canada
Dec. at 76 (1923-1999)

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Raymond Collishaw is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous People Who Died in Canada
Dec. at 83 (1893-1976)

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Norman McLaren is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous People Who Died in Canada
Dec. at 73 (1914-1987)

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Lhasa de Sela is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous People Who Died in Canada
Dec. at 38 (1972-2010)

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Claude Jutra is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous People Who Died in Canada
Dec. at 56 (1930-1986)

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Peter Woodcock is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous People Who Died in Canada
Dec. at 71 (1939-2010)

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William George Barker is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous People Who Died in Canada
Dec. at 36 (1894-1930)

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Andrew Edward McKeever is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous People Who Died in Canada
Dec. at 25 (1894-1919)

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Wayne Boden is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous People Who Died in Canada
Dec. at 58 (1948-2006)

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Charles Gibbs is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous People Who Died in Canada
Dec. at 57 (1877-1934)

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William Hutt is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list Famous People Who Died in Canada
Dec. at 87 (1920-2007)

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Joseph Stewart Temple Fall is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list Famous People Who Died in Canada
Dec. at 93 (1895-1988)

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Frederick McCall is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list Famous People Who Died in Canada
Dec. at 53 (1896-1949)

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Donald MacLaren is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list Famous People Who Died in Canada
Dec. at 95 (1893-1988)

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Joseph Leonard Maries White is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list Famous People Who Died in Canada
Dec. at 28 (1897-1925)

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Kenneth Burns Conn is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list Famous People Who Died in Canada
Dec. at 88 (1896-1984)

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Harold Leslie Edwards is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list Famous People Who Died in Canada
Dec. at 58 (1893-1951)

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Nellie Cashman is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list Famous People Who Died in Canada
Nellie Cashman Dec. at 80 (1845-1925)

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William Ernest Shields is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list Famous People Who Died in Canada
Dec. at 29 (1892-1921)

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Arthur Ernest Newland is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list Famous People Who Died in Canada
Dec. at 82 (1882-1964)

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Michael Baker is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list Famous People Who Died in Canada
Dec. at 52 (1957-2009)

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William Lyon Mackenzie King is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list Famous People Who Died in Canada
Dec. at 76 (1874-1950)

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Davey Boy Smith is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list Famous People Who Died in Canada
Dec. at 40 (1962-2002)

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Henry Emmerson is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list Famous People Who Died in Canada
Dec. at 61 (1853-1914)

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Rufus Choate is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list Famous People Who Died in Canada
Dec. at 60 (1799-1859)

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Al Waxman is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list Famous People Who Died in Canada
Dec. at 66 (1935-2001)

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Allen Coage is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list Famous People Who Died in Canada
Dec. at 64 (1943-2007)

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Luc Bourdon is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list Famous People Who Died in Canada
Dec. at 21 (1987-2008)

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Erik Bruhn is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list Famous People Who Died in Canada
Dec. at 58 (1928-1986)

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Tor Kamata is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list Famous People Who Died in Canada
Dec. at 70 (1937-2007)

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John Rutsey is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list Famous People Who Died in Canada
Dec. at 55 (1953-2008)

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Richard Montgomery is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list Famous People Who Died in Canada
Dec. at 37 (1738-1775)

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Len Koenecke is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list Famous People Who Died in Canada
Dec. at 31 (1904-1935)

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Rick Rypien is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list Famous People Who Died in Canada
Dec. at 27 (1984-2011)

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Daihachiro Sato is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list Famous People Who Died in Canada
Dec. at 76 (1932-2008)