This list contains information about celebrities who have been attacked, loosely ranked by fame and popularity. Several famous actors, musicians, and businessmen have been the victims of these incidents. Some of these celebrities were hit with cream pies, while others were punched in the face. One celebrity was hit with eggs to protest his influence on the music industry.
Who is the most famous person who has been attacked? Kim Kardashian tops our list. In 2012, Kim Kardashian was assaulted by an animal activist who flour bombed the reality star for her willingness to wear fur. In 2014, a man hit Brad Pitt in the face as he was signing autographs at the Maleficent premiere. In 2010, Tila Tequila was hit with rocks and bottles by a group of Juggalos (Insane Clown Posse fans). She was performing at ICP's Gathering of the Juggalos festival at the time of the incident.
In 2013, Simon Cowell was accosted by Natalie Holt, who threw eggs at him during the finale of Britain's Got Talent. “I basically took a stand against people miming on television and against Simon and his dreadful influence on the music industry," Holt said. In 1998, Bill Gates was hit in the face with several cream pies when he was in Belgium to meet with European Union officials.
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In 2012, Kim Kardashian was assaulted by an animal activist who flour-bombed the reality star for her willingness to wear fur.
In 2014, a man hit Brad Pitt in the face as he was signing autographs at the Maleficent premiere.
In 2012, Beyoncé Knowles was verbally assaulted by a drunk man during a Jay-Z performance in London.
In 2011, Miley Cyrus was accosted by a fan while performing in Australia. Security quickly took down the assailant.