The biggest loss in life is losing your loved ones and any power or money in the world cannot bring them back. It is always tragic for parents to lose their children and there are many celebrities who have undergone this trauma. Here is a list of 10 celebrities who lost their kids.
1. Mary Tyler Moore
The actress Mary Tyler Moore was heartbroken when her only son Richard Meeker shot himself in the head accidentally. He was 24 years old at the time of his death.
2. Bill Cosby
Ennis Cosby, the only son of Bill Cosby, was murdered when he was returning from Los Angeles after paying a visit to his friends. Bill Cosby was shattered after the death of his 27 year old son.
3. Sylvester Stallone
Sage Stallone, the son of Sylvester Stallone, died of a heart attack at the age of 36. He died in his Hollywood Hills home and a housekeeper found his body & informed the police.
4. Johnny Carson
The 39 year old Richard Carson, son of Johnny Carson, died in a car accident as he was taking pictures while driving.
5. Charlie Chaplin
The first child of Charlie Chaplin died after 3 days of his birth. In 1968, his other son Charlie Chaplin Jr. died of a blood clot in his lungs.
6. Paul Newman
Alan Scott Newman, the only son of Paul Newman, died of drug overdose. Paul Newman was devastated when he heard the news because he could not help his child even after knowing his problems.
7. Marie Osmond
The 18 year old son of Marie Osmond’s, Michael Blosil, put his life to end by jumping from the 8th floor of his apartment. He even wrote a suicidal note before his death, mentioning depression as the reason for suicide.
8. Dr. Dre
Dr. Dre lost his 20 years old son, Andre Young Jr., who partied hard a night before his death with his friends. An overdose of heroin and morphine took the life of Andre Young. Dr. Dre was at the peak of his career at the time of his son’s death.
9. Keanu Reeves
Keanu Reeves’ girlfriend gave birth to a stillborn baby girl after 8 months of pregnancy. This even called off their relationship and his girlfriend suffered severe depression and died a year later.
10. Marlon Brando
Cheyenne Brando, the daughter of Marlon Brando, hanged herself when she was just 25. Depressed from her divorced parents’ troubled relationship and his ended modeling career due to an accident, she committed suicide.