Celebs who were reported dead... but were still alive
Rapper Biz Markie is the latest victim
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CELEBRITY Fake news
Fake news comes for everyone, especially the rich and famous. It seems like every day there's another fake story about a celebrity or public figure. However, false rumors take on new weight when it comes to celebrity deaths.
In June of 2021, rapper Biz Markie was reported dead by the media. The rapper has had ongoing health issues for several years, including diabetes, and was hospitalized last year. His representatives, friends, and family were quick to contradict the reports of his death, and confirmed that he is still receiving medical treatment but is doing well. Fellow rapper and friend Big Daddy Kane revealed that Biz Markie is recovering from a stroke, but said "last time I talked on the phone he stuck his middle finger up at me, so I think he’s coming along.”
Many other celebs have been reported dead, when in reality they're alive and breathing. Don't believe us? Click on to meet the celebs who were falsely reported dead.
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