Famous Celebrities Who have Killed People

Celebrities are often seen as the perfect moral example. The superstars who represent everything good about the world. But some celebrities have a very dark past. Check out these celebrities who have killed and how it happened.

Venus Williams

Venus Williams was involved in a car accident that resulted in the death of a man in June of 2017.

Michael Jace

Actor Michael Jace was arrested in May 2014 for the fatal shooting of his wife in front of their two children. He was convicted of second-degree murder in 2016. 

Charles S Dutton

Charles S. Dutton killed another man after getting into a fist fight at the age of 17. He spent 7 years in jail afterward.

Don King

Don King was a violent man. The boxing promoter killed two men in separate incidents. The first incident was in self -defense when the man was trying to break into his gambling operation. King was convicted of second-degree murder for the second incident, in which he stomped to death an employee who owed him $600.


Brandy was involved in a freeway pile-up that caused the death of Awatef Aboudihaj. Though Aboudihaj had struck the vehicle in front of her before Brandy hit her rear bumper, witnesses on the scene said the singer claimed responsibility for the accident, repeatedly saying, “I should have stopped.”

OJ Simpson

OJ famously killed his ex-wife Nicole Brown and her friend Ronald Goldman. Though he was eventually found not guilty, many believe that Simpson literally got away with murder due to overwhelming forensic evidence proving he did.

Caitlyn Jenner

Former Olympic champion was involved in a car accident in 2015 that fatally killed another driver.  The Father of Kylie and Kendall was not injured in the accident.


Jr. Smith

2016 NBA champion and Cavs superstar Jr. Smith was involved in an accident that resulted in the death of the passenger in his vehicle. He was charged with vehicular manslaughter and spent 30 days in prison in 2007.

Laura Bush

Laura Bush hit another car and killed its driver, Michael Dutton Douglas, who happened to be a close friend and classmate while in high school.

Oscar Pistorius

Oscar Pistorius famously shot and killed his girlfriend on Valentine’s Day. The Paralympic¬†Champion from South Africa is still on trial for the murder of Reeva Stenkamp