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Poll: Most Shocking Death of an Actor

Any death can be shocking, and they are all sad. But sometimes a death is so surprising, either due to the manner of death, the age of the deceased or other circumstances that it can be considered shocking. Which of these actors' deaths most shocked you?

Discuss the list here

Results of 1,932 votes:

  1. 1.

    Robin Williams

    Suicide by hanging at age 63
  2. 2.

    Judith Barsi

    Shot in the head by her father at age 10; he also shot her mother and himself
  3. 3.

    Heath Ledger

    Overdosed on prescription drugs at age 28

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