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Famous People With Lung Cancer

Famous People Who Have Died From Lung Cancer Over the Years

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Updated June 15, 2010

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Many famous people have died from lung cancer. This isn’t surprising, since lung cancer is the leading cause of cancer deaths for both men and women in the United States.

This photo gallery is a tribute to some of these famous people with lung cancer -- people who have touched our lives with their voices, talents, and philanthropic efforts over the years.

Still, if you are like me, the most famous people with lung cancer that have touched your life aren’t listed here. Let this be a tribute as well to all who have struggled with this disease and, though unnamed here, are not forgotten.

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Famous People With Lung Cancer - Peter JenningsFamous People With Lung Cancer - Dana ReeveFamous People With Lung Cancer - Walt DisneyFamous People With Lung Cancer - Paul Newman
Famous People With Lung Cancer - Allen CarrFamous People With Lung Cancer - Claude MonetFamous People With Lung Cancer - Stephen AmbroseFamous People With Lung Cancer - George Harrison
Famous People With Lung Cancer - Rosemary Clooney
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