The 10 Most Shocking Celebrity Deaths of the Past 5 Years!

  
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8. Whitney Houston

Death: February 2012

Whitney Houston was found dead in the bathtub of her hotel room on the eve of the Grammy Awards almost two years ago. According to the coroner’s report, Houston died from accidental drowning, cocaine overdose and coronary artery disease. The six-time Grammy winner was only 48 years old at the time of her death.

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7. James Gandolfini

Death: June, 2013

James Gandolfini made his way onto television screens all over the world as he played American Mafia crime boss Tony Soprano on the hit show The Sopranos and his untimely death in June of 2013 left fans devastated. The renowned actor was in Italy on June 19, 2013 enjoying vacation time in Rome with his family. After a day of sightseeing in hot temperatures, it was Gandolfini’s 13-year-old son who found him unconscious on the bathroom floor of their hotel room. The cause of death was a heart attack.

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