Famous figures who tragically drowned
From rockstars to authors, there's a surprising number of celebrities who succumbed to drowning
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While drowning is not a very common cause of death, a few notable celebrity deaths in recent years have focused attention on the risks of immersion in water. From drug or alcohol-related drownings in bathtubs to accidents in nature, drowning has taken the lives of many public figures.
Click through the gallery and remember those who tragically passed away after slipping underwater.
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