The 10 Most Shocking Celebrity Deaths of the Past 5 Years!
Some celebrity deaths are just so shocking that, despite not knowing these individuals personally, many of us go into mourning! To commemorate all of the amazing talent that we have lost, we have created a list of 10 of the most shocking celebrity deaths in the last 5 years. Which was the saddest for you?
10. Cory Monteith
Death: July 2013
Cory Monteith’s death this past summer was especially shocking. He was found dead in a hotel room in Vancouver with two empty bottles of champagne and “a spoon with drug residue and a used hypodermic needle.” Monteith’s official cause of death was listed as “mixed drug toxicity, involving intravenous heroin use combined with the ingestion of alcohol.” The coroner suggested that Monteith’s tolerance for heroin may have been lower than usual because he had stopped using it after a rehab stint last April.
9. Corey Haim
Death: March 2010
Corey Haim, an ’80s teen idol, succumbed to a combination of pneumonia and a bad heart a few years ago. Before his death, Haim had been in bed with a fever and a cough. Although eight drugs were found in his system, including marijuana and cold medication, they did not play a role in his death. Corey was 38 when he died.