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Spremo shooting photos at BMO Field
20 October 1935
|August 21, 2017
|Cause of death
|Complications from multiple myeloma
Spremo found work with The Globe and Mail, and finished his career with the Toronto Star. The Toronto Star later called him "a legend in the business". Some of his photographs appeared in both Canadian and American magazines. He was known for his collages depicting life in Toronto.
Spremo died of complications of multiple myeloma in Toronto on August 21, 2017 at the age of 81.
Spremo won many regional and international awards for his work, including being the first Canadian ever to win a World Press Photo award. He was named a member of the Order of Canada in 1997.
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