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Helen McCrory

English actress.

Born August 17th, 1968 in London.

Died April 16th, 2021 at 52 years old in London (cancer). [ref]

Roger Moore

English actor (1927-2017).

Born October 14th, 1927 in Stockwell.

Died May 23rd, 2017 at 89 years old in Crans-Montana (cancer). [ref]

Norm Macdonald

Canadian comedian (1959–2021).

Born October 17th, 1959 in Quebec City.

Died September 14th, 2021 at 61 years old in Duarte (cancer). [ref]

Bea Arthur

American actress and comedian (1922–2009).

Born May 13th, 1922 in New York City.

Died April 25th, 2009 at 86 years old in Brentwood (cancer). [ref]

Frank Sheeran

American mobster.

Born October 25th, 1920 in Camden.

Died December 14th, 2003 at 83 years old in Philadelphia (cancer).

Robert Mugabe

2nd president of zimbabwe from 1987 to 2017.

Born February 21st, 1924 in Kutama. [ref]

Died September 6th, 2019 at 95 years old in Gleneagles Hospital (cancer). [ref]

Diana Rigg

British actress (1938-2020).

Born July 20th, 1938 in Doncaster.

Died September 10th, 2020 at 82 years old in London (cancer). [ref]

Paul Reubens

American actor and comedian (1952–2023).

Born August 27th, 1952 in Peekskill. [ref]

Died July 30th, 2023 at 70 years old in Los Angeles (cancer). [ref]

Rajesh Khanna

Indian actor (1942–2012).

Born December 29th, 1942 in Amritsar.

Died July 18th, 2012 at 69 years old in Mumbai (cancer).

Jerry Heller

American businessman.

Born October 6th, 1940 in Shaker Heights.

Died September 2nd, 2016 at 75 years old in Thousand Oaks (cancer). [ref]

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