20 Celebrities That Died During Their Prime



Christopher Wallace (Notorious B.I.G.)

Notorious B.I.G. was another pioneer in the hip-hop community. He died at the age of 24 after being fatally shot during a drive-by. Wallace was killed six months after the death of Tupac Shakur. Both were involved in the West Coast, East Coast rivalries in the 90’s.

Lee Thompson Young

Lee Thompson Young was notably know for his role in the Disney Channel series, The Famous Jett Jackson. Young’s last acting role was on the TNT series, Rizzoli & Isles. The actor committed suicide at the age of 29.

Selena

Selena was dubbed the Queen of Tejano Music, and is one of the best-selling Latino artists of all time. The Texas beauty’s life was cut short at the age of 23 when the president of her fan club, Yolanda Saldívar, shot her after it was discovered Saldívar was embezzling money from Selena.

Brandon Lee

Brandon Lee is the son of famous martial arts and action film actor, Bruce Lee. Brandon died at the age of 28, when he was accidentally shot while filming the movie, The Crow.