celebrity death hoaxes

Demi Lovato Death Hoax
  • 2 August 2018
The pop singer is still being treated after an overdose but is alive and expected...
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Demi Lovato Death Hoax
Joe Jackson Death Hoax
  • 27 June 2018
Fake news articles peddling the false claim that the Jackson family patriarch was dead followed...
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Joe Jackson Death Hoax
eddie murphy death hoax
Eddie Murphy Death Hoax
  • 19 May 2018
An old false report about actor Eddie Murphy's dying in a car crash recirculated in...
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Eddie Murphy Death Hoax
Suge Knight Death Hoax
  • 18 April 2018
A disreputable web site managed to trick thousands of internet users with false claims that...
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Suge Knight Death Hoax
Chumlee Death Hoax
  • 3 June 2013
Reports that the 'Pawn Stars' personality has passed away are a hoax.
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Chumlee Death Hoax
Kid Rock Death Hoax
  • 4 July 2017
A Facebook "prank" claimed that musician Kid Rock had passed away in July 2017.
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Kid Rock Death Hoax
Miley Cyrus
Miley Cyrus Death Hoax
  • 5 September 2016
Reports that singer Miley Cyrus’ lifeless body was found by her entourage in a bathtub...
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Miley Cyrus Death Hoax
Willie Nelson in front of a microphone
Willie Nelson Death Hoax
  • 23 February 2015
Country music legend Willie Nelson is not dead; he's just the target of a recirculated...
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Willie Nelson Death Hoax
Denzel Washington Death Hoax
  • 29 April 2017
Reports that the Academy Award-winning actor was killed in a drive-by shooting in New York...
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Denzel Washington Death Hoax