14 Celebrities Who Died Too Soon


Some stars shine bright, but others get extinguished far too soon, even at the height of their careers. We count down the stars whose lives ended much, much sooner than they should have.


1. Aaliyah

The Queen of R&B died in a tragic plane accident, just moments after the plane nosedived and exploded. Coroner reports say she suffered from severe burns and a blow to the head. Aaliyah died on August 25, 2001, at the age of 22.