The speed and convenience of helicopters has made them a favorite mode of transport for the rich and famous, but sadly that means some celebrities have died in helicopter crashes. Helicopter accidents have taken away some amazing talent over the years. If you've wondered what famous people have been lost in a helicopter crash, they will be remembered in this list of celebrity helicopter deaths.
This list covers famous people the world has lost in a helicopter crash, including Kobe Bryant, Billy Graham, Stevie Ray Vaughan, and Davey Allison. It's heartbreaking to lose any celebrity and their talents, and celebrity helicopter accidents always feel very sudden and particularly devastating to the victims' families, loved ones, and fans.
The famous lives lost in helicopter crashes on this list include modern and long-gone famous men and women, from politicians to musicians and athletes to writers. All were lost in a helicopter crash, or had a helicopter accident contribute to their passing.
Age: Dec. at 36 (1954-1990)
Birthplace: Dallas, Texas, United States of America
Age: Dec. at 53 (1929-1982)
Birthplace: New York City, New York, USA
Age: Dec. at 60 (1931-1991)
Birthplace: Berlin, Germany