20 Celebrity Murders That Rocked The World

Famous people often seem like they have completely different lives than the rest of us, free from the kind of troubles we have. But their lives can end just as horribly and tragically as anybody else’s — like these 20 famous people who were murdered in their primes.

20. Jimi Hendrix

Famously, Hendrix died by choking on his own vomit, a cautionary tale about drug abuse. But the autopsy found that there was alcohol all up and down his throat, which indicated (not conclusively) that the combination of drugs and alcohol may have been fed to him while he was already unconscious.