Audrey Hepburn died from Carcinoid Cancer in her appendix. Like other celebrity Carcinoid victims, the media gives the wrong cancer type for whatever reason. Maybe because they want to report something they feel others can more commonly relate to or understand? Maybe because they just have the wrong information?
Audrey Hepburn - Her elegance and style will always be remembered in film history. In 1988, Audrey became a special ambassador to the United Nations UNICEF fund helping children in Latin America and Africa, a position she retained until 1993. She was named to People's magazine as one of the 50 most beautiful people in the world.