Under the gaze of death: 13 recent photos of celebrities

Superstitious people try to avoid the word "last", preferring "extreme"to it. But in fact, of course, any "extreme" can be "the last". For example, photos of celebrities. Some shots from this collection were taken when a person was already on the verge of death, others — at a time when nothing foreshadowed a tragedy. 

Under the gaze of death: 13 recent photos of celebrities

Under the gaze of death: 13 recent photos of celebrities

The legendary Freddie Mercury until recently denied rumors about his illness. And even in this photo taken in the garden of his house a few days before his death from bronchopneumonia, he looks cheerful.

Under the gaze of death: 13 recent photos of celebrities

Muhammad Ali has been battling Parkinson's disease for 32 years. A month and a half before the death of the great boxer, photographer Zenon Texeira visited his house and held a photo session.

Under the gaze of death: 13 recent photos of celebrities

In this picture, taken on the day of the death of the king of rock and roll, Elvis returns with his girlfriend Ginger Alden from a dentist appointment. In the evening, he will have a heart attack.

Under the gaze of death: 13 recent photos of celebrities

"Kurt asked for a bucket from the doorstep," says photographer Jesse Froman. — I asked him what he needed it for. "In case I feel like throwing up," Kurt replied." Three weeks later, the leader of Nirvana shot himself in the head with a gun. 

Under the gaze of death: 13 recent photos of celebrities

December 8, 1980. John Lennon gives an autograph to his fan Mark David Chapman, who will shoot him three times in the back in a few hours.

Under the gaze of death: 13 recent photos of celebrities

Jim Morrison and his girlfriend Pamela Courson are on vacation in the French village of Saint-Le-d'esserand. In five days, The Doors ' lead singer's heart will stop due to a heroin overdose.

Under the gaze of death: 13 recent photos of celebrities

On July 21, 2014, on his birthday, Robin Williams posted this photo with a monkey named Crystal on Instagram. 20 days later, the actor was found dead in his home in California. 

Under the gaze of death: 13 recent photos of celebrities

On July 23, 2011, Amy Winehouse was found dead in her London apartment, her blood alcohol level exceeded the maximum permissible norm by five times. A week before this event, paparazzi captured the singer on a walk.

Under the gaze of death: 13 recent photos of celebrities

The photo was taken three days before the death of David Bowie. The British musician died on January 10, 2016 after a year and a half of fighting liver cancer. 

Under the gaze of death: 13 recent photos of celebrities

Apple founder Steve Jobs died of pancreatic cancer on October 5, 2011. In the photo (October of the same year), a friend helps a businessman to get to the car.

Under the gaze of death: 13 recent photos of celebrities

Heath Ledger on the set of the film "The Imaginarium of Doctor Parnassus". The next day, January 22, 2008, he will die from acute intoxication caused by a horse dose of painkillers.

Under the gaze of death: 13 recent photos of celebrities

The last photo of Tupac Shakur is in a car with his manager Shug Knight, before the rapper was shot on September 13, 1996. 

Under the gaze of death: 13 recent photos of celebrities

The photo was taken the day before Jimi Hendrix's girlfriend died. On September 18, 1970, he died in a London hotel room after swallowing sleeping pills.

Keywords: Death | Celebrities | Actors | Photos | Musicians

Recent articles

Polar bears are not in snow, but in flowers: you have not seen this yet
Polar bears are not in snow, but in flowers: you have not ...

We are used to seeing polar bears in the snowy Arctic, but these animals like to frolic in the summer! Canadian photographer Dennis ...

24 photos in which the devil knows what is going on
24 photos in which the devil knows what is going on

A selection of photos, at the sight of which such a phrase will arise in your head: "What the hell is going on here?!" We suggest ...

Airlines will never lose your baggage if you use these 10 tricks
Airlines will never lose your baggage if you use these 10 tricks

Losing luggage is a nightmare for any tourist.

Related articles

Celebrities caught cheating
Celebrities caught cheating

Hollywood stars may seem above everything, but they are still human. So, of course, their relationship collapses when famous people ...

Erased from History: The tragic fate of Queen Elizabeth II's cousins
Erased from History: The tragic fate of Queen Elizabeth II's ...

The secret pages of the history of the British royal family were recently revealed in a new Netflix series called "The Crown" (The ...

Give me a paw goodbye: tears of parting over dying pets
Give me a paw goodbye: tears of parting over dying pets

They come to our house and become part of the family. They grow up with their children, grow up and grow old before our eyes. ...