15 Celebrities Whose Parents Were Murdered

By 3.6M views 15 items tags f p @
Jennifer Hudson isn't the whole celebrity whose parents were murdered. Unfortunately, several celebrities have had their parents murdered, including Patrick Duffy, Michael Jordan, and Dylan McDermott. Some of these famous people's parents were murdered in self defense, while others were assassinated. Several of these celebrities' parents were murdered in robberies.

Who is the most famous person whose parents were murdered? Charlize Theron tops our list. In 1991, when Monster actress Charlize Theron was a teen, her mother, Gerda, shot and killed her father, Charles, in self defense. Her father was an alcoholic and he physically attacked her mother one night, which led to the incident. Michael Jordan's father James Jordan was murdered in 1993. He was shot and killed by a couple of men who then stole his car and other items including two NBA championship rings that Jordan had given his father. 

Do you think these celebs will ever get over the murders of their parents? Share your thoughts in the comments section.
Collection Photo: user uploaded image
L List Options B Comments & Embed z Share Next List >