25 Shocking Celebrity Deaths

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These celebrities were taken from us at too young of an age. May they rest in peace...

1. Anton Yelchin

Anton Yelchin
Anton Yelchin, a rising star who helped anchor the new Star Trek franchise, died in a freak accident when his car trapped him against a security fence on his own property, at age 27.

2. Paul Walker

Paul Walker
Paul Walker died in a car accident on November 30, 2013. He left behind a daughter and a burgeoning film career.

3. Robin Williams

Robin Williams
Robin Williams has tragically died. The actor committed suicide at the age of 63.

4. Philip Seymour Hoffman

Philip Seymour Hoffman
Philip Seymour Hoffman passed away at the age of 46. He was found with a needle in his arm and had a history of drug abuse.

5. Cory Monteith

Cory Monteith
Cory Monteith was 27 years old when he passed away. He overdosed on drugs during a night of partying in Vancouver.

6. Heath Ledger

Heath Ledger
Heath Ledger left us with one final, amazing performance. He earned an Oscar for his work as The Joker.

7. James Gandolfini

James Gandolfini
James Gandolfini will always be remembered as Tony Soprano. He died of a heart attack at the age of 51.

8. Amy Winehouse

Amy Winehouse
Amy Winehouse lived a hard life. She died of a drug overdose on July 23, 2011.

9. Michael Jackson

Michael Jackson
Celebrity death don't hit the world harder than that of Michael Jackson. He was 50 years old when he passed away.

10. Marilyn Monroe

Marilyn Monroe
Over half a century later, Marilyn Monroe's tragic death only cemented her legacy and enhanced her iconic image.

11. Brittany Murphy

Brittany Murphy
Brittany Murphy poses here at the 2009 Video Music Awards. She passed away at the age of 32.

12. Princess Diana

Princess Diana
Princess Diana was taken from us in 1997. The iconic figure died in a car crash.

13. Whitney Houston

Whitney Houston
Whitney Houston passed away the night before the Grammys. She overdosed in a hotel bathtub.

14. Kurt Cobain

Kurt Cobain
Rest in peace, Kurt Cobain. The rocker committed suicide in 1997.

15. Gia Allemand

Gia Allemand
Gia Allemand was only 29 when she died. The former Bachelor contestant took her own life.

16. Gary Coleman

Gary Coleman
Rest in peace, Gary Coleman. The sitcom star left this world at the age from an intercranial hemorrhage.

17. Corey Haim

Corey Haim
We lost Corey Haim to a reported drug overdose in March 2010. He is remembered for a number of roles, such as Lost Boys.

18. Tupac Shakur

Tupac Shakur
Tupac Shakur poses here with his mother. The rapper was gunned down at the age of 25.

19. Tim Russert

Tim Russert
Tim Russert was as respected as it gets in the world of journalism. He died in 2008.

20. Anna Nicole Smith

Anna Nicole Smith
Anna Nicole Smith died at the young age of 39. She lived a very troubled life.

21. Biggie Smalls

Biggie Smalls
Biggie Smalls got caught up in the East Coast/West Coast rap war. He was killed in 1997.

22. Natasha Richardson

Natasha Richardson
Natasha Richardson was married to Liam Neeson at the time of her death. She passed away from a skiing accident.

23. George Michael

George Michael
No one saw George Michael's death coming. He died over Christmas 2016 at the age of 53.

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