Young deaths are difficult to accept. It becomes worse when a young talent or a celebrity dies at an early age. Usually, the cause of their deaths is overdosing on adrug or suicide. Sometimes the superstars simply perish due to the sudden accidents like the plane crash or car crash. Here is the list of the celebrities of died at young age.
Lee Thompson Young
Lee Thompson Young was an American actor. He was famous for his roles in The Famous Jett Jackson, Friday Night Lights, and Terminator: The Sarah Connor Chronicles. Lee suffered from bipolar disorder. Despite having therapy sessions and medication he his own life at the age of 29.
Christopher Pettiet was an American television and film actor famous for his roles as Jesse James in ‘The Young Rider’ and as Zach Crandell in the movie ‘Don’t tell mom the babysitter’s dead’. Pettiet died at the age of 24 in 2000 due to the overdosing of the drugs in Los Angeles.
Sky McCole Bartusiak
Sky McCole Barthusiak was an American television and film actress. She appeared in the movies like ‘Don’t say a word’, ‘The Cider House Role’, and ‘The Patriot’ as Mel Gibson’s daughter. This young actress died at the age of 21 due to the accidental overdosing of the medication she was having for her epileptic seizures.
Cory Monteith was a Canadian actor and musician known for his role as Finn Hudson on the television series Glee. This young talent died at the age of 31 due to the mix toxicity of the alcohol and heroin.
Brittany Murphy was an American film and stage actress, singer and vocal artist. She famously appeared in Clueless, Girl, interrupted 8 Mile, King of the Hill, Sin City and many other. She passed away at the age of 32 due to cardiac arrest.
River Phoenix was an American actor, musician, and activist. He was best known for his role in Running on River which won him a nomination the Academy Awards. Phoenix died at the age of 23 due to the overdose of the drugs.
Marilyn Monroe was an American famous actress and model. She was one of the most famous sex symbols in the 1950s. She suffered from serious mental illness and addiction issues due to her troubled upbringing. She died at the age of 36 due to the drug overdose.
Bruce Lee was a Hong Kong and American actor, martial artist, and filmmaker. He passed away at the age of 32. He died because of an edema of the brain due to a bad reaction to prescript painkillers.
Brandon Lee was an American actor and martial artist. He was a son of the famous Bruce Lee. He also died young like his father just at the age of 28. He was accidentally shot and killed on the set of film ‘The Crow’.
Paul Walker was an American actor famously known for his role in The Fast and Furious. He died in a terrible car wreck on his way to a charity event. His friend lost the control of the car, struck a tree and burst into flames.