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List of famous people who died from an accidental fall, including photos, birthdates, professions, and other information. These celebrities who fell to their death are listed by fame and notoriety and include the famous accidental fall victims’ hometown and biographical info about them when available. Here are also celebs who died from horse-riding accidents and famous drowning deaths

This list of celebrities who died from falling and fatal falls below has everything from professional wrestler Owen Hart to Robert Culp.

These notable people who fell to their death include modern and long-gone famous men and women, from politicians to religious leaders to writers. Falling from high places have resulted into many tragic celebrity deaths.

Owen Hart is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous People Who Fell to Their Death
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Owen Hart was a Canadian wrestler who competed with World Championship Wrestling and the World Wrestling Federation. Hart fell to his death on May 23, 1999, when a stunt for a pay-per-view match went terribly wrong. As Hart was being lifted in the air, his quick release harness malfunctioned and he fell 78 feet. It is believed that he died as a result of his injuries before he even reached the hospital.

Owen James Hart was a Canadian professional and amateur wrestler who worked for several promotions including Stampede Wrestling, New Japan Pro Wrestling, World Championship Wrestling, and most notably, the World Wrestling Federation, where he wrestled under both his own name, and ring name The Blue ...more

Age: Died at 34 (1965-1999)

Birthplace: Calgary, Canada

Profession: Wrestler, Actor

Credits: WWF Raw, Hitman Hart: Wrestling with Shadows, No Way Out, Fully Loaded

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#70 on The Best WWE Heels Ever

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Robert Culp is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous People Who Fell to Their Death
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Robert Culp was an American actor who appeared on the television series "I Spy." On March 24, 2010, Culp suffered a heart attack while walking in the Runyon Canyon, causing him to fall to his death.

Robert Martin Culp was an American actor, screenwriter, voice actor and director, widely known for his work in television. Culp earned an international reputation for his role as Kelly Robinson on I Spy, the espionage series in which he and co-star Bill Cosby played a pair of secret agents. Prior to ...more

Age: Died at 80 (1930-2010)

Birthplace: Oakland, California, United States of America

Profession: Television director, Screenwriter, Actor, Voice acting

Credits: Columbo, The Greatest American Hero, The Pelican Brief, I Spy, Spy Hard, + more

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DJ Mehdi is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous People Who Fell to Their Death
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DJ Mehdi was a French DJ and producer who was on the label Ed Banger Records. On September 13, 2011, he died after falling through a skylight on the roof of his Paris home. He and friends were celebrating someone's birthday by partying on the roof at the time of the accident.

Mehdi Favéris-Essadi better known by his stage name DJ Mehdi, was a French hip hop and house producer. ...more

Age: Died at 34 (1977-2011)

Birthplace: Gennevilliers, France

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John Balance is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous People Who Fell to Their Death
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John Balance was an English musician who was in the band Coil. He died on November 13, 2004 after falling from a two-story balcony.

John Balance; a pseudonym for Geoffrey Laurence Burton, later Geoff or Geff Rushton. 16 February 1962 – 13 November 2004, was an English musician, poet and a co-founder of the experimental music group Coil, in collaboration with his partner Peter 'Sleazy' Christopherson. He was responsible for ...more

Age: Died at 42 (1962-2004)

Birthplace: Mansfield, United Kingdom

Profession: Singer

Credits: Blue

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