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Top 20 Actors Who Died Young

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These stars shone brightly but burned out too soon.

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Sharon Tate Report Abuse
This young actress was killed by the Manson Family in one of the most infamous and tragic murders of all time.
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James Dean Report Abuse
The young actor only had three major roles before his death at twenty-four.
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John Belushi Report Abuse
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Chris Farley Report Abuse
His career mirrored one of his acting idols, John Belushi. Both actors also died young.
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Bruce Lee Report Abuse
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Britney Murphy Report Abuse
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Brandon Lee Report Abuse
The actor accidentally died on set of The Crow. His death was very similar to his father, Bruce who also made the list.
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Rebecca Schaeffer Report Abuse
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Heath Ledger Report Abuse
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Jean Harlow Report Abuse
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Carole Lombard Report Abuse
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Heather O'Rourke Report Abuse
Carol Anne of the Poltergeist series died when she was only twelve years old.
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