Celebrity Photos That Were The Last Known To Be Taken Before They Died
1. Heath Ledger, 28, 1979-2008
This photo of Heath Ledger is from his last film 'The Imaginarium of Doctor Parnassus.' It was to be his last role, just a few days later he was found dead in his New York apartment.
2. Whitney Houston, 48, 1963 - 2013
This photo shows Whitney Houston seen leaving Tru Hollywood club two days before her death
3. Brittany Murphy, 32, 1977 - 2009
This photo of Brittany Murphy shows her walking the red carpet on December 3rd, 2009 in what was her last public appearance. Soon after, on December 20th, she died.
4. Kurt Cobain, 27, 1967 - 1994
This photo is taken from a Nirvana photo shoot about five months before Cobain died. It was the last formal photo shoot Nirvana ever did before the songwriter took his own life at the age of 27
5. Amy Winehouse, 27, 1983-2011
This photo of Amy Winehouse was taken in London on July 12th, 2011. She died at her home on July 23rd 2011.
6. Marilyn Monroe, 36, 1926-1962
This photo shows Marilyn Monroe with jazz pianist Buddy Greco in August 1962, just days before her death.
7. Robin Williams, 63, 1951-2014
This photo of Robin Williams with his monkey, Crystal, was posted by to his Instagram on his birthday, 20 days before he died.
8. Freddie Mercury, 45, 1946-1991
This is one of the last photos of the lead singer of Queen, taken in 1991.
9. John Lennon, 40, 1940-1980
The man who shot John Lennon, Mark David Chapman, is captured getting an autograph from the Beatles star. After signing the album for him, Lennon asked, "Is this all you want?" Chapman smiled and nodded in agreement. Four hours later, as Lennon was returning to his residence from a recording studio, Chapman dropped onto one knee and fired five bullets into Lennon's back from close range. Lennon was pronounced dead on arrival at the hospital soon after.
10. Paul Walker, 40, 1973-2013
This is a photo of Paul Walker, taken while he was leaving a charity event. Moments later the red Porsche, driven by Roger Rodas, would crash into a concrete lamp post and caught fire, killing both men.