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17 Unbelievably Tragic Movie Star Deaths In Hollywood History

Deaths that shocked the entertainment world.

1. River Phoenix

River Phoenix with long hair and wearing a flannel. It was the '90s after all.

2. Sharon Tate

Sharon talking to Roman Polanski in "The Fearless Vampire Killers"

3. Chadwick Boseman

Chadwick smiling in a jean jacket

4. Jean Harlow

An image of in a trailer for 1936's "Riffraff"

5. Chris Farley

Chris Farley trying to make a sale in "Tommy Boy"

6. Susan Peters

A promotional image of Susan on the beach, circa 1940s

7. Cameron Boyce

Cameron at a premiere wearing a beanie

8. Aaliyah

Aaliyah with long hair in front of a colorful background

9. Brandon Lee

Brandon Lee in full makeup and costume as the Crow

10. Peg Entwistle

An image of Peg and an old photo of the Hollywood Sign as it was

11. Anton Yelchin

Anton wearing a suit

12. Naya Rivera

Naya smiling at a Hollywood event

13. Haing S. Ngor

Haing in "The Killing Fields"

14. Dominique Dunne

Dominique and the rest of the "Poltergeist" cast staring into a bedroom, scared

15. Sal Mineo

A promo shot of a smiling Sal

16. Marilyn Monroe

Marilyn wearing pink in "Gentlemen Prefer Blondes"

17. Adrienne Shelly

Shelly dressed as a waitress, acting in her film "Waitress"