Who are the most tragic musicians

The 19 most tragic celebrity deaths

David Bowie

Unfortunately, far too many stars have had to leave us in recent years. The shock was particularly great when news of David Bowie's death hit the media. The musician, who celebrated success with hits like “Heros” or “Space Oddity”, died on January 10, 2016 at the age of only 69 years of complications from his liver cancer. Two days earlier his album "Blackstar" was released, which was awarded five Grammys posthumously.

David Bowie

Unfortunately, far too many stars have had to leave us in recent years. The shock was particularly great when news of David Bowie's death hit the media. The musician, who celebrated success with hits like “Heros” or “Space Oddity”, died on January 10, 2016 at the age of only 69 years of complications from liver cancer. Two days earlier his album "Blackstar" was released, which was awarded five Grammys posthumously.

March 11, 2021 - 9:06 p.m. / Manuela Hans

The tragic deaths of Paul Walker, Heath Ledger and Amy Winehouse will not be forgotten. But in addition to the three stars, there are numerous other actors, singers and royals who have tragically lost their lives. You can find the 19 most tragic deaths of the last few years here in our gallery.

These stars died way too soon

Unfortunately, far too many stars have had to leave us in the past few years. The shock was particularly great when news of David Bowie's death hit the media.

The musician, who celebrated success with hits like “Heros” or “Space Oddity”, died on January 10, 2016 at the age of only 69 years of complications from his liver cancer. Two days earlier his album "Blackstar" was released, which was awarded five Grammys posthumously.

David Bowie passed away on January 10, 2016

Marilyn Monroe died in 1962 at the age of only 36. She is one of the stars who died far too early. The beautiful and successful actress took an overdose of sleeping pills.

To date, however, it is unclear whether it was an accidental overdose or suicide. That is also the reason why there are still numerous myths and conspiracy theories surrounding the death of the icon.