The Top 10 Celebrities Killed by the Internet People

The Top 10 Celebrities Killed by the Internet

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The internet's a killer. Twitter and Google have a way of spreading news like wildfire, especially when it comes to a celebrity's untimely "demise". Over the years, the internet has helped fake death stories go viral within a matter of hours, fooling the average person (and sometimes close friends of that person) into believing that another beloved star has shuffled off this moral coil. We are, of course, using the term "beloved" loosely, because no one cares about Paris Hilton.
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    Announcement of Death:

    Fans of the actor best known for his roles on Seinfeld as Jerry's nemesis neighbor Newman and in Jurassic Park was reported dead along with two others on Sunday morning after being struck by a tractor trailer along Route 446 near the New York-Pennsylvania border. The news was reporter by US Magazine on March 16th 2014.

    Wayne Still Alive:

    In order to counteract the rumors of his demise, Knight took to Twitter to pronounce that he is alive and well. “Some of you will be glad to hear this, others strangely disappointed … but I am alive and well!” tweeted the actor. Though he wasn't involved in the accident, apparently it was a real story. Tragically, a woman was found dead and the two other victims were in critical condition after crossed into the path of an oncoming tractor trailer.


    Born: 1955
    Birthplace: New York City, Area code 917, Contiguous United States, New York, United States of America + 2 more
    Nationality: United States of America
    Profession: Comedian, Actor, Voice acting
    Institution: University of Georgia
    Height: 5'6"
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