These 18 Famous People Were Killed By Animals

FeaturedAnimalKilledWhen we think of celebrities, we think of them as almost a different species than us. They are millionaires, up on the big screen in front of the big screen and seem almost indestructible. But to animals, they are the exact same to you and me. So when these famous people get a little bit too comfortable around dangerous animals, bad things can sometimes happen, like it did to these 18 celebrities. These 18 people had unfortunate run-ins with animals that cost them their lives. Go read on and see 18 famous people who were killed by animals, with number 4 probably being the most famous example of all time.

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#18 Timothy Treadwell

001--18-timothy-treadwell-301214When it came to bears, Treadwell was an expert. He spent over a dozen summers studying and working with bears and had a better understanding of their behaviour than anyone else. Unfortunately, he was maule and killed by a brown bear in 2003. Check out the 11th entry for another horrific case of bears taking the life of someone that knows them best.

 

#17 Taylor Mitchell

002--17-taylor-mitchell-301216Back in 2009. Canadian country-folk singer Taylor Mitchell was a rising star. In fact, many thought she would be the next Shania Twain. But unfortunately, we would never find out as she was killed while walking a trail in Cape Breton, and was attacked and killed by coyotes, which rarely kill people. This next one will make you cringe…