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Celebrity Tragedies

Famous Families
4.8m views15 Celebrities Whose Parents Were MurderedJennifer Hudson and Sean Lennon aren't the only celebrities whose parents were murdered. Patrick Duffy, Michael Jordan, and Dylan ...
Death
9.3m viewsCelebrities Whose Children Committed SuicideThis is a list of celebrities whose children completed suicide, with photos. Many of these children were known for their famous pa...
Celebrities
1.1m views13 Celebrities Who Tragically Lost Their Siblings YoungIt's tragic to lose a sibling at any age, but these celebrities who lost siblings young were under 30 when their brothers and sist...
Pop Culture
2.3m viewsYou Probably Didn't Know It, But These Brave Celebrities Are Rape SurvivorsThere are 237,868 victims of sexual assault or rape in the United States every year. Several celebrities have had the misfortune o...
Pop Culture
619.1k views12 Famous People Surrounded By TragedySeveral famous people have experienced a lot of tragedies. Some celebrities have had several family members die in terrible ways, ...
Celebrity Facts
3.6m viewsCelebrities Who Fell Into HomelessnessThis list tells the stories of public figures and celebrities who went from successful and rich to homeless and poor, with picture...
Celebrities
670.5k views51 Famous Survivors of Child AbuseList of Famous Survivors of Child Abuse, loosely ranked by fame and popularity. Many actors, musicians and celebrities have spoken...
Celebrities
1.8m views70+ Celebrities Who Have Almost DiedEvery day, people all over the world we never hear about are involved in incidents that could easily be fatal. The ones we do seem...
Pop Culture
538.5k views13 People Who Narrowly Escaped Death on 9/11Did you know that there are a bunch of celebrities who narrowly escaped death on 9/11? The terrorist attacks that took place on Se...
Celebrity Facts
407.4k viewsCelebrities Who Were Abused  Abuse comes in many forms. It can be physical, mental, sexual or a combination of horrors. Sadly, several famous people have be...
Pop Culture
696k views53 Celebrities Who Have Been Homeless  List of famous people who were homeless, loosely ranked by fame and popularity. A surprising number of famous actors, singers, ...
Celebrities
661.4k viewsCelebrities Who Have Received Organ TransplantsA list of famous people who have received organ transplants; celebrities who have been donated livers, kidneys, corneas and hearts...
Pop Culture
506.9k views19 Celebrities Who Were Orphaned As ChildrenList of Famous Orphans, loosely ranked by fame and popularity. Some very famous people were left orphaned after their parents died...
Death
704k views23 Celebrities Whose Family Members Were MurderedEvery year, thousands of people fall victim to volatile offenders in the United States. Among them are family members of a surpris...
Pop Culture
603.9k views28 Famous People Who Were Widowed YoungList of celebrities who were widowed young, loosely ranked by fame and popularity. Several famous people have suffered the devasta...
Death
211.6k views7 Celebrities Whose Spouses Committed SuicideSeveral famous musicians, actresses, and comedians have been married to someone who committed suicide. Some of these celebrity spo...
Celebrity Facts
135k views19 Famous People Whose Parents Committed SuicideThe suicide of a loved one, especially a parent, is a trauma that can take years to heal from. Imagine undergoing that grieving pr...
Entertainment
201.5k views18 Celebrities Who Have Been in a ComaSeveral famous actors, actresses, and musicians have been in comas. For some, this was the unfortunate result of an overdose, whil...
Entertainment
28.3k views7 Famous People Who Lost FiancesList of celebrities who lost fiances or significant others, loosely ranked by fame and popularity. A few famous people have suffer...
Entertainment
75.9k viewsCelebrities Whose Close Friends Unexpectedly DiedThe death of a close friend is a terrible loss, particularly when it happens seemingly out of the blue. When such a tragedy befall...