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
Alexander Graham Bell Died at 75 (1847-1922)

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

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Michael Smith is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous People Who Died in Canada
Michael Smith Died 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
Charles E. Saunders Died at 70 (1867-1937)

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

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

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

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

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

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

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Emma Goldman is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous People Who Died in Canada
Emma Goldman Died 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
Samuel de Champlain Died 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
Long John Baldry Died at 64 (1941-2005)

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

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

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

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

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Norman McLaren is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous People Who Died in Canada
Norman McLaren Died 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
Lhasa de Sela Died at 38 (1972-2010)

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

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Peter Woodcock is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous People Who Died in Canada
Peter Woodcock Died 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
William George Barker Died 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
Andrew Edward McKeever Died at 25 (1894-1919)

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

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

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William Hutt is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list Famous People Who Died in Canada
William Hutt Died 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
Joseph Stewart Temple Fall Died at 93 (1895-1988)

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

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Donald MacLaren is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list Famous People Who Died in Canada
Donald MacLaren Died 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
Joseph Leonard Maries White Died 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
Kenneth Burns Conn Died 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
Harold Leslie Edwards Died 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 Died 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
William Ernest Shields Died 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
Arthur Ernest Newland Died at 82 (1882-1964)

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Michael Baker is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list Famous People Who Died in Canada
Michael Baker Died 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
William Lyon Mackenzie King Died 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
Davey Boy Smith Died at 40 (1962-2002)

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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