12 celebrities who died in their bathroom
12 celebrities who were found dead in bathrooms and some under weird circumstances.
There are celebrities who live king-size and their personalities are larger than life. While they may choose where to live and how they do not get to decide where they die. Here, we have 12 celebrities who died in their bathroom.
#1 Claude Francois
A legendary pop star of France and one of the most popular figures of his time, he was even considered to match The Beatles in fame. His death, however, happened in the shower where he tried to straighten a light fixture and got electrocuted as a result.
#2 Lenny Bruce
A comedian par excellence in his time, he had always been controversial due to his jokes. He was outspoken and usually didn't mince his words. Arrested a number of times for obscenity, his death came to him in a loo where he overdosed on morphine.
#3 Jim Morrison
The Doors would never have been what it was without the genius of this man. Dead at the age of 27, his legacy still haunts the music industry. A rock and roll icon for all ages, he was found dead in a bathroom and the case reported was a heart failure. An autopsy, however, never happened.
#4 Albert Dekker
One of the most famous character actors of his time, he was well known to be a party animal. His body, however, was found in his bathtub. He was naked, blindfolded, had a ball-gag in his mouth and hypodermic needles in his arm. The reports said that he died due to auto-erotic asphyxiation.
#5 Judy Garland
The actress who shot to fame with her evergreen role in The Wizard of Oz had a troubled personality with mental issues, drug abuse problems, depression and such. A part of everyone's childhood, she was found dead in the bathroom due to an overdose of barbiturates.
#6 Robert Pastorelli
The actor starred in the famous show Murphy Brown and also did a few roles in odd tv shows but was famous for dark-side. It is rumored that his girlfriend reached such a point that she shot herself in front of him. A case of homicide was launched, however, but he died due to an overdose of morphine in his bathroom before he could be arrested.
#7 Orville Redenbacher
He shot to fame because he appeared on TV and sold pop-corns, which were the most selling pop-corn of the 1980s. His appearance and the product he sold were more than enough to make him a household name. He died due to a heart attack in his bathroom.
#8 Hideto Matsumoto
Famously called the 'Hide', Hideto was a legend in Japanese pop circle and the lead of the band called X Japan. As famous as The Doors in America, he too had a cult following. It is believed that after he committed suicide in his bathroom (hung from a towel), over 50,000 fans attended his funeral.
#9 Nancy Spungen
The girlfriend of Sid Vicious, from the epic band Sex Pistols, she was famous for being as reckless and into drugs like Sid. She was found dead in her bathroom and later Sid was also charged with her murder. But before the trial could happen, Sid, too, died of a heroin overdose.
#10 Eddie Guerrero
A cult hero among WWE followers, he was one of the most famous villains in the show. His book came out which was called Cheating Death, Stealing Life. Ironically, however, he was found dead in his bathroom due to a heart failure.
#11 Elvis Presley
The king of pop was the most well-known face in his day and arguably one of the most famous personalities of his time. But his lifestyle and drug abuse were as famous as his songs and his performances. He was found dead in a bathroom, died due to a heart attack by overdosing on barbiturates.
#12 Whitney Houston
A pop icon and a legend who sold over 200 million albums, she was found dead in Beverly Hills Hilton hotel, in the bathtub. The cause of death was accidental drowning but there was drug equipment found near the bathtub.
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