Sick Celebrities

Day: September 17, 2009

Charlton Heston’s decade of demise includes a battle with alcoholism, prostate cancer and Alzheimer’s disease

He is one of Hollywood’s and cinema’s most famous actors: Charlton Heston graced the silver screen more than 80 times in timeless classics such as ‘Ben-Hur’ and ‘Antony and Cleopatra’. While he led an illustrious career, his personal life endured several pitfalls. From alcoholism to prostate cancer and Alzheimer’s disease, Heston’s medical record was rather extensive.

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