Top 10 Famous People Who Died by Drowning

The Top Ten

1 Jeff Buckley Jeffrey Scott "Jeff" Buckley (November 17, 1966 – May 29, 1997) raised as Scott "Scottie" Moorhead, was an American singer-songwriter and guitarist. more.
2 Brian Jones Lewis Brian Hopkin Jones was an English musician, the founder and the original leader of the Rolling Stones.
3 Art Porter
4 Dennis Wilson
5 Natalie Wood Natalie Wood, born Natalie Zacharenko (July 20, 1938 – November 28 or 29, 1981) was an American film and television actress. She is best known for her role opposite James Dean in Rebel Without a Cause and as Maria in West Side Story. But the American icon remains infamously known for the circumstances more.

Even Christopher Walken was there on the day she drowned. It was a sad day indeed.

6 John Jacob Astor IV
7 Jessica Savitch
8 Joe Flynn
9 Robert Maxwell
10 Joe Delaney

The Contenders

11 Randy California

Founder and lead guitarist of the group "Spirit" died a hero, saving his 13-year old son from dangerous Hawaiian surf.

12 Whitney Houston Whitney Elizabeth Houston (August 9, 1963 – February 11, 2012) was an American singer, actress, producer, and model. In 2009, Guinness World Records cited her as the most awarded female act of all time. Houston is one of pop music's best-selling music artists of all-time, with an estimated 170–200 more.


13 Mary Jo Kopechne

Her tragic drowning changed the course of history, though many people did not hear about it for some time, because it happened on the same day in 1969 that man first walked on the moon, so the headlines were taken for quite awhile.

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