The Top 10 Fattest Celebrities Who Died Young

You might think that rich celebrities would be able to figure out how to stay thin and healthy, but not all can do it. Below are 10 of the fattest celebrities that died before their time.

  • Chris Farley
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    This guys was all time funniest! Famous for his run on Saturday Night Live, Farley lived life on the edge. He died from a drug overdose, but his weight was a factor. He was 33.
  • John Candy
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    Candy was overweight for most of his life. Sadly, his career was coming back in the early 1990s, when he suffered a heart attack and died. He was 43.

  • Patrice O’Neal
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    Patrice O’Neal

    The comedian and actor had major weight problems all his life and was diagnosed with diabetes in his 20s. He died of a stroke in 2011 at the young age of 41. 

  • Big Punisher
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    Big Punisher

    He was a famous rapper known as Big Pun, but he was only 5’2” and weighed over 500 pounds. He tried to get thin but he never made it. He died of a heart attack at 30.