Canadian actors who died due to Liver cancer

Here are 3 famous actors from Canada died in Liver cancer:

Doug Henning

Doug Henning (May 3, 1947 Winnipeg-February 7, 2000 Los Angeles) also known as Douglas James Henning was a Canadian magician, politician, illusionist and actor.

Henning's interest in magic began at a young age, and he quickly became skilled in the art form. He went on to perform on Broadway, in television specials and in several of his own touring productions. In addition to his career in magic, Henning was also involved in politics, running as a candidate for the Natural Law Party in both Canada and the United States. Later in life, Henning became interested in transcendental meditation and spent much of his time promoting the practice. He passed away in 2000, but his legacy as a groundbreaking magician and committed activist lives on.

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Jack Carson

Jack Carson (October 27, 1910 Carman-January 2, 1963 Encino) also known as John Elmer Carson, Jackaboy, Jack the Ribbee, King of the Double-Take, Jack or John Elmer "Jack" Carson was a Canadian actor. He had one child, Germaine Catherine Carson.

Carson initially worked as a dancer and later transitioned to acting on Broadway before moving to Hollywood in the 1930s. He quickly became known for his comedic roles and his talent for physical humor, which earned him the nickname "King of the Double-Take."

Throughout his career, Carson appeared in over 90 films including "Mildred Pierce," "Cat on a Hot Tin Roof," and "Arsenic and Old Lace." He also made appearances on popular television shows such as "The Jack Benny Program" and "The Lucille Ball-Desi Arnaz Show."

Despite his success on screen, Carson struggled with alcoholism and health problems in his later years. He passed away in 1963 at the age of 52 from stomach cancer.

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Joe Sawyer

Joe Sawyer (August 29, 1906 Guelph-April 21, 1982 Ashland) a.k.a. Joseph Sauers, Joseph Sawyer, Joe Sauers or Joe Sauer was a Canadian actor.

He began his career in Hollywood in the 1930s and appeared in over 200 films and TV shows throughout his career. Sawyer was often cast in character roles as tough guys or villains and was a frequent collaborator of director Frank Capra. He is perhaps best known for his role as Sergeant Roberts in the classic war film "1941" and as the prison guard in "The Last Mile." In addition to his acting career, Sawyer was an accomplished pilot and served as a flight instructor during World War II. He passed away in 1982 at the age of 75.

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