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Celebrity Death Hoaxes

Photos of celebrities who have been victims of death hoaxes

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    Wayne Knight -- The actor who played Newman on Seinfeld took to Twitter to let people know he was alive and well in March 2014 (credit: GettyImages.com)
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    Austin "Chumlee" Russell -- rumors swirled he died from a heart attack until he tweeted that he was just fine (credit: GettyImages.com)
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    Morgan Freeman -- The legendary actor has been a regular death hoax victim (credit: GettyImages.com)
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    Cher -- she's known for comebacks, and easily rebounded from a Twitter death hoax in April 2013 (credit: GettyImages.com)
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    Paul McCartney -- The first Macca death hoax happened over 40 years ago, but he was once again a victim in 2012 (credit: GettyImages.com)
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    Jon Bon Jovi -- in 2011, the "Livin' On a Prayer" singer went so far as to post a picture of himself to prove he hadn't died (credit: GettyImages.com)
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    Eddie Murphy -- the actor was twice the victim of false death rumors. The kicker: both times, it was claimed he died in a snowboarding accident (credit: GettyImages.com)
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    Celine Dion -- Twitter killed the "My Heart Will Go On" singer in 2012 (credit: GettyImages.com)
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    Chris Brown -- Another victim of a death hoax via Twitter (credit: GettyImages.com)
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    Jim Carrey -- A fake Facebook page helped fuel false rumors the actor died (credit: GettyImages.com)
 
 

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