Enemity, jealousy and vicious feelings lead some people to take extreme steps. The same happened to some celebrities who were brutally murdered. Some were murdered by their own family members, some by their rivals and some by their jealous exes. Here is a list of famous murdered celebrities who left for their heavenly abode too soon.
Cristie Schoen Codd
Christie Schoen Codd was born in Madrid, Spain to military parents. She died on March 12th, 2015, at the age of 38. Both she and her husband were killed and dismembered. Their remains were burned in a wooden stove by a handyman who had come to become their friend. She was a famous chef and shot to fame after appearing as a contestant on the TV show ‘Food Network Star’. She was five months pregnant when she was killed. The killer later pleaded guilty to avoid death penalty. He is currently serving a sentence of 59 years in prison.
The famous actor from the movie ‘Return of the Pink Panther’, died on August 1, 1983 at the age of 62. He was beaten to death by a homeless man he had befriended. His killer later killed himself and his body was found 4 days later in the river Thames. The British actor had appeared in more than 50 films.
Born on June 4th, 1983 in China, Jing Bai was known for her work in Kung Fu Wing Chun, Tie ren, Three Kingdoms and many other films. She died on February 28th 2012 in Beijing. She was stabbed to death by her billionaire husband who later killed himself as well. She was a martial arts actress. At the time of her death, she was estranged with her husband due to her alleged extra marital affairs with her fitness instructor. They had both tried to defraud her husband for $3 million dollars. The fitness instructor was convicted and imprisoned.
She was the only child of Jozsef Barsi and Maria Benko. She shot to instant fame when she was discovered at a San Fernando Valley skating rink at the age of 5, in the year 1983. She first appeared for a commercial for Donald Duck Orange Juice. She died on July 25, in 1988 at the age of 10. Both she and her mother were shot to death by her father, who then killed himself. She had become a famous American child actress who appeared in more than 70 TV commercials.
He was born in Chicago in the year 1934. He died on June 18, 1984 at the age of 50. He was shot 12 times by members of the White supremacist group – The Order. They had a problem with him being Jewish and ‘anti-white’. Berg was a famous attorney and radio show host. The four members who shot him were indicted for the crime. Two others were acquitted too and sentenced to life imprisonment.
These are some famous murdered celebrities of a bygone era.