Famous Dead Celebrities Who Died From Drugs or Alcohol

We’re all familiar with club 27. The age when many famous celebrities have died. Theories abound as to why so many celebrities die around this age, but there’s a general consensus that it has to do with all the pressure of living a celebrity life and drowning it out in drugs and alcohol.

Here’s a beautiful graphic that lists some of the more famous dead celebrities who have died from alcohol or drugs:

Infographic: Dead Celebs
by LivingSober.com

Famous Dead Celebrities Who Died From Drugs or Alcohol

Jimi Hendrix
Janis Joplin
Jim Morrison
Kurt Cobain
Amy Winehouse
Pimp C
Chris Farley
John Belushi
Brittany Murphy
Heath Ledger
River Phoenix

Death is a tragic fact of life. Here’s to all the great celebrities who died unfortunately young deaths at the hands of overdosing on alcohol and drugs while drowning out their internal struggles.

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