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5 Hollywood Celebrities Who Were Brutally Murdered

Hollywood can be a strange place sometimes, just ask these legendary figures on this list…

Hollywood is where dreams are made, with musicians as well as actors enjoying a huge fandom all over the world. But, when the coin falls, nobody —and we mean absolutely no one—is spared.

After Anne Heche’s recent fatal car crash, let’s look at five celebrities who died through no fault of their own. Continue reading:

John Lennon

One of the greatest musicians of all time, John Lennon, deceased because one fan couldn’t contain his dark thoughts about the former frontman of the boy band, The Beatles. On December 8, 1980, the legendary singer-guitarist was shot several times by a mentally unstable fan named John David Chapman in front of Lennon’s house in New York. Lennon died of his gunshot wounds, as stated Radio Canada.

Tupac Shakur

Tupac’s death, which remains unresolved to this day, is a tragedy that has never let his fans shut down in any way. On September 7, 1996, Shakur was shot while traveling by car in Las Vegas. He died six days later after being rushed to a local hospital. As previously mentioned, his killer walks without scott even to this daysay it Mirrorin their report.

Gianni Versace

Versace is one of the greatest fashion brands of all timeand celebrities around the world love to wear their designs. On July 15, 1997, Italian fashion designer, Gianna Versace, was killed on the steps outside her Florida home by an unhinged young man named Andrew Cunanan. The motive is unclear to this day, but Cunanan took his own life days after committing the seemingly insane act, reads a section of Harper’s Bazaar cover.

Sharon Tate

This actress will always be remembered for the man who killed her: America’s most notorious killer to date, Charles Manson. On August 8, 1969, Manson and his group of young followers, called “The Family”, broke into her home and brutally killed her. Tate, at the time, was eight months pregnant with famed director Roman Polanski’s child, wrote Voice in a detailed explanation.

Marvin Gaye

Unlike others on this list, the American singer and songwriter Marvin Gaye was killed by his own father Marvin Gay Sr. on April 1, 1984 after a domestic dispute went horribly wrong. Often called the Prince of Soul and the Prince of MoTown, Gaye died of gunshot wounds to the heart and left shoulder, as reported smooth radio.

Sources used:

Radio Canada: ‘When the world learned that John Lennon was gone’

Mirror: ‘7 of Tupac’s craziest conspiracy theories – faking his own death for a new life in Scotland’

Harper’s Bazaar: ‘Why did Andrew Cunanan make a killing? American crime history explore his motivations

Voice: ‘The Manson Family Murders and Their Complicated Legacy, Explained’

smooth radio: ‘The tragic story of Marvin Gaye and the untimely death of a soul legend’

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