Celebrity Deaths

Report: Peaches Geldof Died of a Heroin Overdose

Posted Wednesday April 30, 2014 7:24 PM GMT

Her untimely death stunned many, and now word comes that Peaches Geldof died from a heroin overdose.

According to the UK paper The Times, the 25-year-old's toxicology reports indicate heroin as the cause of death.

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Bob Hoskins Passes Away at 71

Posted Wednesday April 30, 2014 8:15 AM GMT

He had a long and successful career in Hollywood, and sadly Bob Hoskins died on Tuesday (April 29).

The 71-year-old British actor reportedly passed away as a result of pneumonia and was being treated in a hospital at the time of his demise.

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"Bachelorette" Contestant Eric Hill Dies in Accident

Posted Wednesday April 23, 2014 12:51 PM GMT

A contestant in the upcoming season of “The Bachelorette” has passed away due to injuries sustained in a paragliding accident in Utah.

Eric Hill, who was already eliminated from the show when the accident occurred, was in a coma before his death.

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Country Singer Kevin Sharp Passes Away After Health Complications

Posted Monday April 21, 2014 1:28 PM GMT

After a long battle with health complications, country singer Kevin Sharp passed away on Saturday (April 19).

The 43-year-old singer died of “ongoing complications from stomach surgeries and digestive issues,” according to his website.

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Peaches Geldof To Be Laid to Rest on Monday

Posted Friday April 18, 2014 9:05 AM GMT

She died suddenly on April 7th, and Peaches Geldof's funeral has been scheduled for first thing next week.

Given the Easter holiday, the Geldof family has elected Monday, April 21 as the day they’ll finally say goodbye, and the ceremony will indeed be private.

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The Ultimate Warrior's Cause of Death Revealed

Posted Monday April 14, 2014 7:58 PM GMT

His sudden death was a huge blow to fans and now a cause of death has been determined for The Ultimate Warrior.

According to the Maricopa County medical examiner's office, the 54-year-old former wrestler died of "atherosclerotic/arteriosclerotic cardiovascular disease" and of natural causes. No drugs or alcohol were involved.

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Production Assistant from “Tosh.O” Mistakenly Gunned Down

Posted Friday April 11, 2014 8:49 AM GMT

He had recently moved to Hollywood to pursue a career in the entertainment industry, but sadly John Winkler's pursuit of his dream ended on Monday night (April 7).

According to a Los Angeles Times report, the 30-year-old victim was helping his neighbors after a hostage situation when the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department deputies shot him dead.

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Peaches Geldof’s Body Released to Family

Posted Thursday April 10, 2014 9:43 AM GMT

Just days after her unexpected passing, the body of Peaches Geldof was released to her family on Thursday (April 10).

Following Miss Geldof’s inconclusive autopsy results, spokesman for North West Kent coroner Roger Hatch told BBC, “We can confirm that the body has been released to the family for funeral arrangements to be made.”

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