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Canadian funnyman died suddenly on March 4th, 1994...
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It's hard to believe that it's already been 20 years since the passing of Canadian comic John Candy.

Born in Newmarket, Candy  will be best remembered for his time spent with SCTV, before moving to the silver screen and starring in films like Uncle Buck, Home Alone, Planes, Trains and Automobiles and Cool Runnings.

He was only 43 when he died suddenly of a heart attack while filming in Mexico.

But Candy wasn't just known for what he did on the screen. He was also known for teaming up with Wayne Gretzky and Bruce McNoll, in buying the Toronto Argonauts. That team brought home a championship for the city of Toronto.

Candy has been honoured posthumously, with a spot on Canada's Walk of Fame and with a stamp from
Canada Post.

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It's hard to believe that it's already been 20 years since the passing of Canadian comic John Candy.

Born in Newmarket, Candy  will be best remembered for his time spent with SCTV, before moving to the silver screen and starring in films like Uncle Buck, Home Alone, Planes, Trains and Automobiles and Cool Runnings.

He was only 43 when he died suddenly of a heart attack while filming in Mexico.

But Candy wasn't just known for what he did on the screen. He was also known for teaming up with Wayne Gretzky and Bruce McNoll, in buying the Toronto Argonauts. That team brought home a championship for the city of Toronto.

Candy has been honoured posthumously, with a spot on Canada's Walk of Fame and with a stamp from
Canada Post.

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