Famous Celebrity Deaths Quiz

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  • 1. 

    After whom was the Monaco Hospital renamed after she breathed her last there in 1982?

    • A.

      Brittany Murphy

    • B.

      Grace Kelly

    • C.

      Rue McClanahan

    • D.

      Anna Nicole Smith

    Correct Answer
    B. Grace Kelly
    Explanation
    Grace Kelly was an American actress who later became the Princess of Monaco after marrying Prince Rainier III. She was known for her beauty, elegance, and talent. She had a tragic death in 1982 after suffering a stroke while driving and crashing her car. As a tribute to her, the Monaco Hospital was renamed after her. This is a fitting honor for someone who was not only a beloved princess but also made significant contributions to the arts and philanthropy during her lifetime.

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  • 2. 

    Who died of probable heroin overdose on October 4, 1970?

    • A.

      Jimi Hendrix

    • B.

      Janis Joplin

    • C.

      Anna Nicole Smith

    • D.

      John Lennon

    Correct Answer
    B. Janis Joplin
    Explanation
    Janis Joplin died of a probable heroin overdose on October 4, 1970. She was a renowned American singer-songwriter known for her powerful vocals and bluesy style. Joplin had a well-documented struggle with substance abuse throughout her career, and her death at the age of 27 shocked the music world. Her tragic demise was a result of her addiction to heroin, highlighting the devastating consequences of drug abuse in the music industry.

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  • 3. 

    Whose autopsy report is sealed until 2027 (50 years after his death) by his father Vernon?

    • A.

      Patrick Swayze

    • B.

      Elvis Presley

    • C.

      Jimmy Dean

    • D.

      Michael Jackson

    Correct Answer
    B. Elvis Presley
    Explanation
    Elvis Presley's autopsy report is sealed until 2027 by his father Vernon. This suggests that there may be sensitive or private information contained in the report that his father wants to keep confidential for a certain period of time. It is common for autopsy reports to be sealed for a certain period to respect the privacy of the deceased and their family.

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  • 4. 

    Whose burial site, the Pere Lachaise Cemetery, is one of Paris's most famous tourist spot?

    • A.

      Jimi Hendrix

    • B.

      Janice Joplin

    • C.

      Kurt Cobain

    • D.

      Jim Morrison

    Correct Answer
    D. Jim Morrison
    Explanation
    Jim Morrison's burial site, located in the Pere Lachaise Cemetery, is one of Paris's most famous tourist spots.

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  • 5. 

    Who was found dead in an apartment bathtub on July 3, 1971, by his lover Pamela Courson?

    • A.

      Jimi Hendrix

    • B.

      Gianni Versace

    • C.

      Jim Morrison

    • D.

      Kurt Cobain

    Correct Answer
    C. Jim Morrison
    Explanation
    Jim Morrison was found dead in an apartment bathtub on July 3, 1971, by his lover Pamela Courson. Jim Morrison was a famous American singer, songwriter, and poet, best known as the lead vocalist of the rock band The Doors. His death at the age of 27 remains a subject of speculation and controversy.

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