15 Celebrities Who Have Been Sexually Assaulted

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These celebrities comprise a list that no one wants to be on.

Each has been a victim of sexual assault and our heart goes out to each one...

1. Oprah Winfrey

Oprah Winfrey
The talk show icon has been open about the fact that she was raped by a relative at the age of nine.

2. Lady Gaga

Lady Gaga
In December 2014, Lady Gaga told Howard Stern that she was raped by an older record producer when she was 19 years old. The artist's single, "Swine," is about the incident and she has gone on to become a spokesperson about sexual assault awareness.

3. Gabrielle Union

Gabrielle Union
Gabrielle Union was also 19 years old when she raped while working at a shoe store.

4. Teri Hatcher

Teri Hatcher
Teri Hatcher was raped by her uncle when she was only five years old. In 2002, she testified against the relative and helped sentence to 14 years in prison.

5. Ashley Judd

Ashley Judd
Ashley Judd wrote in her memoir, "All That Is Bitter and Sweet," that she was the victim of rape and incest. The incidents took place when she was a child.

6. Tyler Perry

Tyler Perry
Actor, writer and director Tyler Perry has said he was raped by the mother of a childhood friend; she held him hostage in her house until he had sex with her.

7. Fran Drescher

Fran Drescher
This is just a terrible story: In 1985, actress Fran Drescher and a friend were robbed and raped in Drescher's home. Her husband Peter Jacobson was also attacked, tied up and forced to watch the incident.

8. Fantasia Barrino

Fantasia Barrino
Fantasia, the Season 4 American Idol champion, was raped by a classmate when she was in high school.

9. Queen Latifah

Queen Latifah
Queen Latifah has not gone into great detail about it, but has said she was sexually abused by a babysitter as a child.

10. Maya Angelou

Maya Angelou
In 1936, poet Maya Angelou was raped by her mother's boyfriend. She was just 8 years old at the time.

11. Anne Heche

Anne Heche
Anne Heche was raped by her father from the time the she was a toddler until she was 12. Just so awful. The actress says that he also gave her an STD.

12. Scott Weiland

Scott Weiland
In his 2011 autobiography, late Stone Temple Pilots frontman Scott Weiland admitted that he was raped at 12 years old by a senior high school student.

13. Jade Roper

Jade Roper
The former Bachelor star said on Instagram that Lady Gaga's performance at the 2016 Oscars inspired her to admit that she was raped as a teenager.

14. Rose McGowan

Rose McGowan
Rose McGowan says she was raped by a top Hollywood executive. She says she was then told to keep quiet.

15. Evan Rachel Wood

Evan Rachel Wood
Evan Rachel Wood says she's been raped on two occasions. Click on the headline above for more.

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