Famous People Who Were Murdered

Name these pop culture figures who were murdered. If you are more interested in political figures and such try
Only including pop culture figures
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Last updated: February 7, 2019
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British actress and pregnant wife of Roman Polanski who was murdered by the Manson Family
Sharon Tate
''Beatle'' shot in New York City in1980
John Lennon
Playboy Playmate, model, and actress was murdered at the age of 20 by her estranged husband/manager in 1980
Dorothy Stratten
R&B and Soul singer (''What's Going On'',"Let's Get It On") was shot by his own father in 1984, when he intervened in a fight between his parents
Marvin Gaye
Latina pop star, singer and actress was shot by her own fan club president in 1995
Rapper and actor was shot dead in a drive-by shooting in Las Vegas, Nevada in 1996
Tupac Shakur
New York rapper shot dead in a drive-by shooting in Los Angeles in 1997
The Notorious B.I.G.
Fashion designer gunned down at his doorstep in Miami, Florida in 1997
Gianni Versace
Comedian, actor, star of 'Saturday Night Live' and voice actor in 'Simpsons' was shot by his wife in 1998 while he was sleeping (little after they had had a "heated" argument)
Phil Hartman
Unknown person shot the DJ of Run-D.M.C in a recording studio in Queens, New York in 2002
Jam Master Jay
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Aug 15, 2023
The Last names also should be accepted (Quintanilla, Wallace).
Level 74
Jun 2, 2024
Sharon Tate is American