British movie actors deceased in Congenital heart defect

Here are 1 famous actors from United Kingdom died in Congenital heart defect:

Joe Strummer

Joe Strummer (August 21, 1952 Ankara-December 22, 2002 Broomfield) also known as John Graham Mellor, John Mellor, Woody or Woody Mellor was a British singer, musician, actor, guitarist, songwriter, radio personality, film score composer and lyricist. He had two children, Jazz Mellor and Lola Mellor.

He was best known as the co-founder, lyricist, rhythm guitarist and lead vocalist of the iconic British punk rock band The Clash, which was active from 1976 to 1986. Strummer was known for his politically charged lyrics and energetic stage presence, and he was a major influence on the punk rock movement in the UK and around the world.

After The Clash disbanded in 1986, Strummer went on to form the band The Mescaleros, releasing three albums with them. He also had a successful solo career, releasing several albums and collaborating with other musicians.

Aside from his music career, Strummer also acted in a number of films, including "Straight To Hell" and "Mystery Train". He was also a radio personality, hosting a show on BBC Radio 2 called "London Calling" from 1999 to 2002.

Strummer passed away on December 22, 2002 at the age of 50 from an undiagnosed heart defect. He is remembered as one of the most influential and important figures in the punk rock movement, and his music continues to inspire new generations of musicians to this day.

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