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List of famous people who died in Toronto, with photos when available. These notable Toronto 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 Toronto, while others were just renowned in their line of work. Either way everyone on this list has Toronto listed as their official place of death in any public records. Each prominent person who passed away in Toronto has information about them next to their names, including the year they were born and their place of birth.

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

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Marshall McLuhan is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous People Who Died in Toronto
Marshall McLuhan Died at 69 (1911-1980)

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Charles E. Saunders is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous People Who Died in Toronto
Charles E. Saunders Died at 70 (1867-1937)

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Mark Leduc is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous People Who Died in Toronto
Mark Leduc Died at 47 (1962-2009)

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Emma Goldman is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous People Who Died in Toronto
Emma Goldman Died at 71 (1869-1940)

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Maury Chaykin is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous People Who Died in Toronto
Maury Chaykin Died at 61 (1949-2010)

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Andrew Edward McKeever is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous People Who Died in Toronto
Andrew Edward McKeever Died at 25 (1894-1919)

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Kenneth Burns Conn is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous People Who Died in Toronto
Kenneth Burns Conn Died at 88 (1896-1984)

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Harold Leslie Edwards is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous People Who Died in Toronto
Harold Leslie Edwards Died at 58 (1893-1951)

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Al Waxman is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous People Who Died in Toronto
Al Waxman Died at 66 (1935-2001)

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Erik Bruhn is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous People Who Died in Toronto
Erik Bruhn Died at 58 (1928-1986)

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Glenn Gould is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous People Who Died in Toronto
Glenn Gould Died at 50 (1932-1982)

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Jeff Krosnoff is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous People Who Died in Toronto
Jeff Krosnoff Died at 32 (1964-1996)

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Mazo de la Roche is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous People Who Died in Toronto
Mazo de la Roche Died at 82 (1879-1961)

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Craig Russell is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous People Who Died in Toronto
Craig Russell Died at 42 (1948-1990)

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Agnes Macphail is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous People Who Died in Toronto
Agnes Macphail Died at 64 (1890-1954)

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Crystal Kramer is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous People Who Died in Toronto

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Herbert Alexander Bruce is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous People Who Died in Toronto
Herbert Alexander Bruce Died at 95 (1868-1963)

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Raymond Woodley is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous People Who Died in Toronto
Raymond Woodley Died at 67 (1935-2002)

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Kenneth E. Iverson is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous People Who Died in Toronto
Kenneth E. Iverson Died at 84 (1920-2004)

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Jack Layton is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous People Who Died in Toronto
Jack Layton Died at 61 (1950-2011)

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John Tuzo Wilson is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous People Who Died in Toronto
John Tuzo Wilson Died at 85 (1908-1993)

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Anthony Adamson is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous People Who Died in Toronto
Anthony Adamson Died at 96 (1906-2002)

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George A. Drew is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous People Who Died in Toronto
George A. Drew Died at 79 (1894-1973)

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George Reginald Geary is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous People Who Died in Toronto
George Reginald Geary Died at 81 (1873-1954)

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Sydney Newman is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous People Who Died in Toronto
Sydney Newman Died at 80 (1917-1997)

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Barbara Frum is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list Famous People Who Died in Toronto
Barbara Frum Died at 55 (1937-1992)

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John Bassett is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list Famous People Who Died in Toronto
John Bassett Died at 83 (1915-1998)

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Peter Gzowski is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list Famous People Who Died in Toronto
Peter Gzowski Died at 68 (1934-2002)

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Kenneth Thomson, 2nd Baron Tho... is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list Famous People Who Died in Toronto

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John F. Bassett is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list Famous People Who Died in Toronto
John F. Bassett Died at 47 (1939-1986)

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Joe Krol is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list Famous People Who Died in Toronto
Joe Krol Died at 89 (1919-2008)

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Oskar Morawetz is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list Famous People Who Died in Toronto
Oskar Morawetz Died at 90 (1917-2007)

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John Charles Fields is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list Famous People Who Died in Toronto
John Charles Fields Died at 69 (1863-1932)

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Stephen Leacock is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list Famous People Who Died in Toronto
Stephen Leacock Died at 75 (1869-1944)

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William Parks is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list Famous People Who Died in Toronto
William Parks Died at 68 (1868-1936)

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Albert Ross Tilley is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list Famous People Who Died in Toronto
Albert Ross Tilley Died at 84 (1904-1988)

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George William Allan is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list Famous People Who Died in Toronto
George William Allan Died at 79 (1822-1901)

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Thomas Urquhart is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list Famous People Who Died in Toronto
Thomas Urquhart Died at 73 (1858-1931)

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Wynton Kelly is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list Famous People Who Died in Toronto
Wynton Kelly Died at 40 (1931-1971)

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Goldwin Smith is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list Famous People Who Died in Toronto
Goldwin Smith Died at 87 (1823-1910)

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Gordon Donaldson is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list Famous People Who Died in Toronto
Gordon Donaldson Died at 75 (1926-2001)

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Jeff Healey is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list Famous People Who Died in Toronto
Jeff Healey Died at 42 (1966-2008)

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Spark Matsunaga is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list Famous People Who Died in Toronto
Spark Matsunaga Died at 74 (1916-1990)

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Brian Budd is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list Famous People Who Died in Toronto
Brian Budd Died at 56 (1952-2008)

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Edward Blake is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list Famous People Who Died in Toronto
Edward Blake Died at 79 (1833-1912)

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Gunther Plaut is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list Famous People Who Died in Toronto
Gunther Plaut Died at 100 (1912-2012)

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Edward Samuel Rogers is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list Famous People Who Died in Toronto
Edward Samuel Rogers Died at 75 (1933-2008)

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James Fraser Mustard is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list Famous People Who Died in Toronto
James Fraser Mustard Died at 84 (1927-2011)

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Roland Michener is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list Famous People Who Died in Toronto
Roland Michener Died at 91 (1900-1991)

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Marion Dewar is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list Famous People Who Died in Toronto
Marion Dewar Died at 80 (1928-2008)