Over the years there have been many tragic celebrity deaths. However, there have been three that nobody will ever forget. The deaths of Robin Williams, Paul Walker and Brittany Murphy are the most tragic celebrity deaths in the past decade. These personalities have left many memories for us all to remember them.
The Tragic Death of Robin Williams
Robin Williams passed away on August 11, 2014. He committed suicide at his home by hanging himself. He was only 63 years old. Alcohol and/or drugs did not play a role in his death, but some sources do report that he suffered from paranoia. When the autopsy was completed, Lewy Body Dementia was reported. He will always be remembered as a gifted actor and comedian.
The Tragic Death of Paul Walker
Paul Walker passed away on November 30, 2013. He had been going to attend a charity event in a friend’s Porsche and was speeding down a parkway in California. The car smashed into a lamp post which was concrete and then hit two trees as well. After the car stopped, it caught fire and Paul Walker and Roger Rodis, his friend, were trapped. They died at the scene of the accident. Paul was only 40 years old. No alcohol or drugs were suspected of causing the accident, but high speeds were. He was a great actor and will be remembered.
The Tragic Death of Brittany Murphy
Brittany Murphy passed away on December 20, 2009. She collapsed in her home and those who arrived at the scene tried to revive her, but she passed away a few hours later from cardiac arrest. Over-the-counter and prescription medications led to a diagnosis of drug intoxication. She was only 32.