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85 Notable deaths


American singer, actress, and model (1979–2001).

Born January 16th, 1979 in Brooklyn.

Died August 25th, 2001 at 22 years old in Marsh Harbour (aviation accident).

Christina Grimmie

American singer (1994-2016).

Born March 12th, 1994 in Marlton.

Died June 10th, 2016 at 22 years old in Orlando, Orlando Regional Medical Center (ballistic trauma). [ref]

Black Dahlia

American murder victim (1924-1947).

Born July 29th, 1924 in Hyde Park.

Died January 15th, 1947 at 22 years old in Los Angeles (asphyxia).

Bobbi Kristina Brown

American television personality.

Born March 4th, 1993 in Livingston.

Died July 26th, 2015 at 22 years old in Duluth (pneumonia).

Buddy Holly

American singer-songwriter (1936–1959).

Born September 7th, 1936 in Lubbock. [ref]

Died February 3rd, 1959 at 22 years old in Clear Lake (aircraft crash). [ref]

Robert Wadlow

American who was the tallest recorded person in history.

Born February 22nd, 1918 in Alton.

Died July 15th, 1940 at 22 years old in Manistee (infection).

Neerja Bhanot

Indian flight attendant, ashoka chakra recipient (1963-1986).

Born September 7th, 1963 in Chandigarh.

Died September 5th, 1986 at 22 years old in Karachi.

Otto Warmbier

American college student who was imprisoned in north korea.

Born December 12th, 1994 in Cincinnati. [ref]

Died June 19th, 2017 at 22 years old in University of Cincinnati Medical Center. [ref]

Freddie Prinze

American actor and comedian (1954–1977).

Born June 22nd, 1954 in New York City.

Died January 29th, 1977 at 22 years old in Los Angeles.

Aziz Shavershian

Russian-born australian bodybuilder and internet celebrity, absolute full time sick unit.

Born March 24th, 1989 in Moscow.

Died August 5th, 2011 at 22 years old in Bangkok, Pattaya (congenital heart disease). [ref]

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