- 16Up 30Down 39An American child actor who starred in Our Gang and Rocky Jones, Space Ranger series.
He grew up before our eyes and with a series of arrests. To name a few, drunk driving, assault, drug possession, and carrying a concealed weapon.
Before long, Scotty was found dead at the age of 38 from a suspected overdose of barbiturates and alcohol.
- 15Up 28Down 34An American child actress best known for her title role in the 1982 comedy Savannah Smiles. She struggled with an addiction to heroin in her teens and was never close to her family. She died on May 18, 1997 from an accidental overdose of alcohol and drugs at the age of 21.
This is a clip from the last thing she was in before her untimely death.
- 14Up 21Down 19An American child actress known for her role as Buffy on the CBS sitcom Family Affair.
After the show was cancelled in 1971, Anissa unsuccessfully auditioned for film roles, and was found dead in a bedroom of a 14-year-old friend with what her coroner has said was the most severe drug overdoses he had ever seen.
- 13Up 36Down 21American actress who starred in films like Clueless, Girl, Interrupted, and 8 Mile, to name a few. She collapsed in her bathroom on December 20, 2009. The primary cause was pneumonia, with secondary factors of iron-deficiency anemia and multiple drug intoxication.
The drug overdose is what did her in, as vomit was found all around the surrounding areas where her body was discovered.
This is video footage of her shortly before her death.
- 12Up 24Down 9The lead singer and guitarist of Californian band Sublime.
He struggled with heroin addiction in the start of his career and justified it as aiding his artistic creativity. Even after he found success with a major label, though, Nowell continued the drugs and produced "Pool Shark," a song about his struggle with addiction.
On May 25, 1996, shortly before the release of Sublime's major debut, Nowell was found dead due to a heroin overdose.
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