Top 10 People That Died Too Young


The Top Ten

1 Michael Brown [18]

Don't attack police officers, and you won't get shot.

And he just graduated high school, poor kid. - BreadWinnersSuck

Did not graduate from college, never went to college at all.

They could have tasered him or arrested him, the stupid police should be convicted of manslaughter. - MorganChambz

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2 Aaliyah [22] Aaliyah [22] Aaliyah Dana Haughton was born on January 16th 1979 and died August 25th 2001. She was a dancer, an actress and an R&B singer. She was born in Brooklyn, New York, raised in Detroit, Michigan and died at Marsh Harbour, Bahamas. more.

Died in a plane crash - BreadWinnersSuck

3 Talia [13]

Died of cancer, RIP beautiful girl - BreadWinnersSuck

RIP Talia. A really inspirational girl. Hope life's good in heaven.

-PizzaGuy - PizzaGuy

4 Tupac [25] Tupac [25] Tupac Amaru Shakur, also known as 2Pac, was an American rapper and actor born on June 16, 1971 in East Harlem, New York. Tupac sold over 75 million records worldwide and has been referred to in multiple major publications such as Rolling Stone as one of the greatest music artists of all time. 2Pac was more.

Got shot many times - BreadWinnersSuck

5 B.I.G [24]
6 John Lennon [40] John Lennon [40] John Winston Ono Lennon, MBE was an English singer and songwriter who rose to worldwide fame as a co-founder of the Beatles, the most commercially successful band in the history of popular music. He was assassinated by Mark David Chapman on December 8, 1980 at age 40.

We list everything when we lost this precious brilliant and amazing human. Love you John Lennon

Its crazy that Mark David Chapman has a parole hearing every year, and he will be let out of jail someday soon.

7 Lisa Left Eye of TLC [30] Lisa Left Eye of TLC [30] Lisa Nicole Lopes better known by her stage name Left Eye, was an American rapper, singer, dancer, musician, and songwriter. She was apart of the hit girl group, TLC. She was born May 27th 1971 in Philadelphia and died April 25th 2002 in a car accident during her stay in Honduras.

One of the best rappers of all time, behind Eminem. RIP! - benjigoo

8 Robin Williams [63] Robin Williams [63] Robin McLaurin Williams was an American actor and comedian. Starting as a stand-up comedian in San Francisco and Los Angeles in the mid-1970s, he is credited with leading San Francisco's comedy renaissance. He died in 2014.

Actually he died at an old age.

I was about to put that on the list - SanjayandCraigSucks

9 Christina Grimmie [22]

The way she died was so tragic! She was going to give him a hug and he shot her :(

Put this higher! She was one of the youngest people to die, and it was by murder.
This was one of the worst cases, Please put this higher.

10 Heath Ledger [29] Heath Ledger [29] Heath Andrew Ledger was an Australian actor and director. After performing roles in Australian television and film during the 1990s, Ledger left for the United States in 1998 to develop his film career.

The Newcomers

? Gabriele Grunewald [32]

She inspired many people with her running, yet she was only 32.
She died of metastatic cancer.
R.I.P. - Gregory

The Contenders

11 Thomas E. Riggs [27]

San Diego policeman murdered by gang member Sagon Penn.

12 Jim Morrison [27] Jim Morrison [27] James Douglas "Jim" Morrison was an American singer, songwriter, and poet best remembered as the lead singer of the Doors.

Possible drug overdose, but some people say he did not really die at all.

13 Ian Campbell [31]

They made a movie about him being murdered, called "The Onion Field".

14 Kurt Cobain [27] Kurt Cobain [27] Kurt Cobain was born February 20, 1967, in Aberdeen, Washington. In 1987, he started the grunge band Nirvana, which became one of the most successful bands ever. He was a talented yet troubled grunge performer. Kurt Cobain became a rock legend in the 1990s with his band. He committed suicide at his more.

Suicide by gunshot. He was very young.

15 Selena Quintanilla [23] Selena Quintanilla [23] Selena Quintanilla-Pérez was an American singer, songwriter, spokesperson, actress, and fashion designer.
16 Heather O'Rourke [12] Heather O'Rourke [12] Heather O'Rourke was an American child actress. She was discovered by director Steven Spielberg when she was visiting MGM's studios.
17 Brandon Lee [28] Brandon Lee [28] Brandon Bruce Lee (February 1, 1965 - March 31, 1993), was an American actor and martial artist. He was the son of martial artist and film actor Bruce Lee and teacher Linda Lee Cadwell, the grandson of Cantonese opera singer Lee Hoi-chuen, and brother of Shannon Lee. He died (at the age of 28) during more.
18 David Bowie [69] David Bowie [69] David Robert Jones (January 8, 1947 - January 10, 2016) was an English singer born in London, the son of a fundraiser and a waitress. He is credited for his experimental and creative musical discography which has won praise and accolades for many critics and fans. more.

He died at 69! Just think about that for a moment! - DrayTopTens

19 Cliff Burton [24] Cliff Burton [24] Clifford Lee "Cliff" Burton (February 10th 1962 - September 27th 1986) was an American musician, best known as the second bass guitarist for the American thrash metal band Metallica, recording three studio albums. He died in 1986 after getting crushed by a tour bus in Copenhagen whilst promoting Metallica's more.
20 Dimebag Darrell [38] Dimebag Darrell [38] Darrell Lance Abbott, also known as Diamond Darrell and Dimebag Darrell, was an American guitarist and songwriter best known as a founding member of two bands, Pantera and Damageplan, alongside his brother, Vinnie Paul. Abbott died in 2004 after he was shot by a mentally unstable fan.
21 Neil Fingleton [36]

Tallest man in Europe, died from heart failure at 36.
We’ll never forget him, and neither will especially Europe, since nobody else there is that tall or taller in all its history.

22 Ritchie Valens [17]
23 Diana, Princess of Wales [36]
24 Elena Desserich [6]

This should be number one, she was only 6.
None of the other on the list were that young. - Gregory

25 Stephen Hawking [76]

That's not that young though

26 Jimi Hendrix [27] Jimi Hendrix [27] Jimi Hendrix (born November 27, 1942 - September 18, 1970) was an American rock guitarist, singer, and songwriter . Although his mainstream career spanned only four years, he is widely regarded as one of the most influential electric guitarists in the history of popular music, and one of the most celebrated more.
27 Melanie Virgen [13]

Sweet and beautiful young girl shot in the head by street thugs as she was looking at a memorial for teens previously murdered at the same spot.

28 John F. Kennedy [46]
29 Antonio Smith [9]

Executed by gang members and was shot multiple times at point blank range.

9 years old that is horible.

30 Janis Joplin [27] Janis Joplin [27] Janis Joplin (1943-1970) was an American singer who rose to fame as the main singer of acid band Big Brother and the Holding Company. She was known for her eccentric hippie style and psychedelic rock music.

Another member of the 27 club

31 Dillon Taylor [20]
32 Buddy Holly [22] Buddy Holly [22] Buddy Holly, born Charles Hardin Holley (September 7, 1936 – February 3, 1959) was an American musician and singer-songwriter who was a central figure of mid-1950s rock and roll. He was a rising star when a tragic plane crash struck him down at age 22. more.

Airplane crash into a lake.

33 Philip Seymour Hoffman [46]
34 Peter Figoski [44]
35 Wenjian Liu [32]

NYC policeman ambushed and assassinated 12/20/14.

Killed by one of Michael Brown's pals.

36 Rafael Ramos [40]

NYC policeman ambushed and assassinated 12/20/14

Also killed by one of Michael Brown's pals.

37 Charles Kondek [45]
38 Cory Monteith [31] Cory Monteith [31] Cory Allan Michael Monteith was a Canadian actor and musician, known for his role as Finn Hudson on the Fox television series Glee.
39 Amy Winehouse [27]
40 Mitch Lucker [28] Mitch Lucker [28] Mitchell Adam "Mitch" Lucker was an American musician and lead singer for the deathcore band Suicide Silence.

He was almost gonna be in the 27 club.

41 Chuck Schuldiner [34] Chuck Schuldiner [34] Charles Michael "Chuck" Schuldiner (1967-2001) was an American singer, songwriter, and guitarist, best known as the founder and vocalist, guitarist and bassist of the American heavy metal band Death. He is considered the most influential figure in Death Metal, with some publications referring to Chuck more.
42 Judith Barsi [10] Judith Barsi [10]
43 Klaus Nomi Klaus Nomi Klaus Sperber (January 24, 1944 – August 6, 1983), better known as Klaus Nomi, was a German countertenor noted for his wide vocal range and an unusual, otherworldly stage persona.
44 Joe Strummer [50] Joe Strummer [50] John Graham Mellor, known by his stage name Joe Strummer, was a British musician, singer, actor and songwriter who was the co-founder, lyricist, rhythm guitarist and lead vocalist of the Clash.
45 Che Guevara [39] Che Guevara [39] Ernesto "Che" Guevara, commonly known as El Che or simply Che, was an Argentine Marxist revolutionary, physician, author, guerrilla leader, diplomat, and military theorist.
46 Marilyn Monroe [36]
47 Jeff Buckley [31]
48 Bill Hicks [27] Bill Hicks [27] William Melvin "Bill" Hicks was an American stand-up comedian, social critic, satirist, and musician.
49 Lemmy Kilmister [70] Lemmy Kilmister [70] Ian Fraser Kilmister, known as Lemmy, was an English musician, singer and songwriter who founded and fronted the rock band Motörhead. He was a bassist and a singer known for his raspy voice. He died in 2015 from cancer and other health problems.
50 Will Norton [18]

R.I.P. Will you didn't deserve it - ItsDaWorldOfSNuGGLEZ

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