Top 10 Popular Celebs Who Lost Their Families to Brutal Murderers
The rich and famous celebrities even face ups and downs in their lives. It is true that their charm and fame hide the dark sides but this doesn’t mean the celebrities have never gone through any troubles. Here we have discussed the top 10 popular celebs who lost their families to brutal murderers.
10. Michael Jordan
James R. Jordan Sr. has been a basketball fan. His son, Michael Jordan, is one of the famous names of sports world. When Michael was of 22, he moved from Brooklyn to another place with his father. In 1993, during a road journey, Daniel Andre Green and Larry Martin Demery shot Jordan Sr. They were immediately arrested and sentenced to prison.
9. Ice Cube
Ice Cube is another wonderful celebrity. His half-sister, Beverley Jean Brown, was killed by her own husband in Los Angeles. She was a young and energetic woman but life didn’t remain with her and she was murdered badly.
8. James Ellroy
James Ellroy was born in California. He is a popular author, and the man behind The Black Dhalia and L.A.Confidential. James lost his mother in 1958. She was killed in her bedroom and the murderer could never be traced.
7. Dave Navarro
When he was of 15, Dave Navarro lost his mother named Connie Navarro. She was killed with Dave’s aunt at a condominium in West Los Angeles. After investigation, police found that the lady was killed by her ex John Riccardi.
6. Sean Lennon
Musician and composer, Sean Lennon lost his father in his childhood. John Lennon, Sean’s father, was shot in the back by Mark David Chapman, who was arrested at the crime scene.
5. Sean ‘P.Diddy’ Combs
Sean ‘Diddy’ Combs was born in New York. He lost his father Melvin Combs, who was murdered in Central Park West. He was shot to death. Sean still misses his dad.
3. Roman Polanski
Roman Polanski is a famous film director who lost his wife, actress Sharon Tate. They married in 1968. Unfortunately, Sharon was found dead during her pregnancy in Los Angeles. She was beaten before killing, reports reveal.
3. Chuck Palahniuk
The author of Fight Club, Chuck Palahniuk, is another celebrity who lost family. He was raised in Oregon, where he lost his grandpa named Nick Palahniuk. After a few years, he lost his mother who was killed by Chuck’s dad.
2. Charlize Theron
Charlize Theron was born in the Transvaal Province of South Africa. She spent less time with her family and used to remain out of town to make some money. This lady’s mom was tried to kill by Charlize’s dad. In self-defense, her mother took his life.
1. Jennifer Hudson
In 2008, the hottie of Hollywood, Jennifer Hudson had gone through a living nightmare. She lost her mother, brother, and nephew who were shot to death by her former brother-in-law, William Balfour. In 2012, was sent to prison.