When a celebrity passes away, the whole world finds out. When they find out that the cause of death is because of a drug overdose, they are shocked. Today, many (not just celebrities) are overdosing on drugs. I know, it’s a sad fact. Below, I am going to give you 7 celebrity deaths caused by drug overdose.
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Do you guys and girls remember this guy? He was an actor. He played in several movies include Beverly Hills Ninja ad Tommy Boy. As a result of an accidental overdose on speedball, he died at the young age of thirty three. Long term drug use and alcohol contributed to his death
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Oh yeah, if you do not know who Elvis Presley was, then you might just be lost. He was a popular American singer. He was the king of rock! He was also a sex symbol. He was addicted to prescription drugs and died of a heart attack that was brought on by using drugs for so long. At the age of death, he was forty two years old.
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Some of you may have never heard of Janis Joplin. She was an American songwriter and singer. At one point in her life, she was a part of Big Brother and the Holding Company. Later on, she drifted away and took on a solo career. During her life, she drank heavily and experiments with different drugs. She was 27 years old when she died of a heroin overdose and alcohol consumption.
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Of course, you know who Marilyn Monroe is. She was a famous model, actress and sex symbol in America. She was married a total of three times, which all ended in divorce. She was 36 years old when she died.
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Do you remember her? She was an actress and a model. During the year 1993, she was named Playmate of the year. During her life, she was married three times. The most famous was a 63 year old oil executive – J. Howard Marshall. Anna died hen she was 39 of an accidental overdose on chloral hydrate along with other prescription drugs.
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The world was in tears when the news of Michael Jackson passing away was aired. The cause of death of this famous popstar was from acute Propofol intoxification.
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Paul Gray was a bassist for the popular band known as Slipknot. He died on May 24, 2010, which was recently. A local hotel worker found Paul Gray dead in his hotel. He was expecting a child with his wife. Reports showed that he died of drug overdose. He was known as Pig in the band and had a pig mask.
Those are 7 celebrity deaths caused by drug overdose. Every one of these celebrities will be missed. There are tons of other celebrities that I did not mention on this blog. These celebrities have also did of overdoses. If you would like to tell about them, you can. Can you name any others?
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