Top Ten Famous People Who Died in Bizarre Circumstances
The Top Ten
He choked on his own vomit and died of Asphyxia while being intoxicated with barbiturates. It was later revealed that he had taken nine of the Vesparax sleeping tablets, 18 times the recommended dosage. - Ananya
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He was shot down by his own father in 1984 after an argument over misplaced documents. His father was actually beaten by the singer prior to the shooting, and received 5 years of probation. - Ananya
She committed suicide by putting stones in her overcoat and drowning herself to death in the River Ouse near her home. Woolf experienced her first depressive episode at 15, after the death of her mother and then her 2 half-sisters 2 years later, In 1904 after her father died, Woolf experienced her second episode of depression and was briefly hospitalized.
She was sexually abused by her half brother throughout her childhood and teenage which caused depression and suicidal tendencies ( She also had Bipolar Disorder, and the images of drowning that seemed to haunt her) - Ananya
Crance was an American DJ and actor best known for his performances as Colonel Robert E. Hogan in the Television sitcom Hogan's Heroes and for his unsolved death.
On the night of June 28, 1978, He is alleged to have called Carpenter to tell him that their friendship was over. The following day, Crane was discovered bludgeoned to death with a weapon (that was never found) at the Winfield Place Apartments in Scottldale, Arizona. The Investigators found semen on his body and assumed that murderer may have ejaculated on him after killing him
Someone bludgeoned when he was sleeping with a tire iron, smashing in his skull. The killer then cut an electric cord from a motel lamp from a pocketknife and tied a tight knot around Crane's neck.
The suspect was acquitted due to lack of evidence. - Ananya
He died of Cerebral Edema On July 20, 1973, Lee was to dinner James Bond star George Lazenby, with whom he intended to make a film. He didn't turn up for dinner. When checked, he was rushed to the hospital. His brain had swollen from 1,400 to 1,575 grams and the doctors couldn't revive him
His son Brandon Lee died at 28 by an accidental shooting during the making of a movie - The Crow. - Ananya
She was married to Ted Hughes ( British Nobel Laureate), He left her for another woman in 1962, She fell into deep depression. Struggling with mental illness ( She was on anti - depressants ).
In February 1963 she placed her head in oven with the gas turned on, Plath prevented the fumes from seeping into her children's room by sealing the room with towels.
Weird thing is that Ms. Wevill, who has helped raise Nicholas and Frieda ( Plath's children) after her heath, killed herself and her 4 years old daughter, Shura.
Nicholas Hughes, her son killed himself at his home in Alaska on 16th march 2009, nearly a half-century after his mother and stepmother( The women Ted left Plath for) did the same. - Ananya
I'm not sure if the others are really "bizarre".
So, either A) I'm messed up or B) There's very few actual strange deaths on this list. - mattstat716
He was a Mexican actor of Hollywood.
Film Star Novarro, the original Ben Hur choked on his own blood due to an Art Deco dildo being shoved down his throat.
Two brothers, Paul and Tom Fegurson ( aged 22 and 17) suffocated the star with a lead dildo whem he hired from an agency to come to his Laurel Canyon home as he was homosexual.
The two men believed that that a large sum of money was hidden in his house. The prosecution accused them of torturing Novarro for several hours to force him to reveal where the non existent money was hidden. They left with merely 20 dollars they took from his bathrobe pocket before feeling the scene. - Ananya
He shot himself with his favorite gun, Hemingway unlocked the basement door where his guns were kept, went upstairs to the front entrance foyer of their Ketchum home he shot himself... - Ananya
He died on a plane on October 12, 1997 His face and body were badly disfigured and his fingerprints were used to confirm that he was the pilot. - Ananya
He was killed by his wife, who then killed herself.
He hung himself with his own belt. He undergoed an unusual disease that led him to depression, and he couldn't express what happened, so he hung himself with his own belt and died.
She died because of being choked by her scarf which is stuck in her car. - JolteonIsAwesome
Singer/politician died in a skiing accident when he slid into a tree. - Billyv