American actors died in Ballistic trauma

Here are 7 famous actors from United States of America died in Ballistic trauma:

John Wilkes Booth

John Wilkes Booth (May 10, 1838 Bel Air-April 26, 1865 Port Royal) was an American actor.

He is most well known for assassinating President Abraham Lincoln on April 14, 1865, during a performance at Ford's Theatre in Washington D.C. Booth was a Confederate sympathizer and planned the attack as a way to avenge the Confederate defeat in the Civil War. After the assassination, Booth fled and was eventually found hiding in a barn near Port Royal, Virginia. Refusing to surrender, he was shot and killed by Union soldiers. Despite his fame as an actor, Booth is primarily remembered for his role in the assassination of President Lincoln. His actions deeply impacted American history and are still studied and discussed today.

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Tupac Shakur

Tupac Shakur (June 16, 1971 East Harlem-September 13, 1996 Las Vegas) a.k.a. 2Pac, 2 PAC, Tupac Amaru Shakur, 2 Pac Fe. Dr. Dre, TuPac, Lesane Parish Crooks, Makaveli, 2pac (Makaveli the Don), 2 Pac Shakur or Pac was an American record producer, poet, songwriter, social activist, rapper, actor, dancer, screenwriter and writer.

He was born in New York City to Black Panther activists and moved around the country frequently in his youth. Tupac began his music career in the late 1980s, but it wasn't until the release of his solo album "2Pacalypse Now" in 1991 that he gained mainstream success. Tupac's music often dealt with themes of social injustice, racism, and inner-city life. He was known for his aggressive yet intelligent rhymes and remains one of the most influential and respected figures in the history of rap music. Tupac's life was cut tragically short when he was shot and killed in Las Vegas in 1996 at the age of 25. His murder remains unsolved and continues to be the subject of much speculation and controversy.

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George Reeves

George Reeves (January 5, 1914 Woolstock-June 16, 1959 Beverly Hills) a.k.a. George Keefer Brewer, George Bessolo, Sgt. George Reeves or Steve Reeves was an American actor.

He was best known for his role as Superman in the 1950s television series "Adventures of Superman." Reeves began his acting career in the 1930s, appearing in several films before serving in World War II. After the war, he returned to Hollywood and continued his career in both film and television. Despite his success playing Superman, Reeves struggled with typecasting and felt his talent was being overlooked. Unfortunately, Reeves died under mysterious circumstances in 1959, which some believe was a suicide, while others speculate foul play. Despite his untimely death, his legacy as Superman has lived on and continues to be celebrated by fans today.

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Carl Switzer

Carl Switzer (August 7, 1927 Paris-January 21, 1959 Mission Hills) also known as Carl Dean Switzer, Alfalfa Switser, Alfalfa Switzer, Alfy Switzer, Carl 'Alfalfa' Switzer, Alfie or Alfadoofus was an American actor, child actor, breeder and guide. He had one child, Lance Switzer.

Switzer is best known for his role as Alfalfa, in the "Our Gang" or "Little Rascals" short films from 1935 to 1940. He also appeared in various other films and TV shows throughout his career. In the late 1940s, he tried to transition to adult roles, but was not successful.

In addition to his acting career, Switzer was an avid hunter and breeder of hunting dogs. He also worked as a hunting guide, and was involved in various hunting-related businesses. Switzer's personal life was tumultuous, and he had several legal and financial issues.

Tragically, Switzer was shot and killed in a dispute over a $50 debt in 1959. He was 31 years old at the time of his death.

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Russ Columbo

Russ Columbo (January 14, 1908 Camden-September 2, 1934 Beverly Hills) also known as Colombo, Russ, Ruggiero Eugenio di Rodolpho Colombo or Russ Colombo was an American singer and actor.

Russ Columbo became known for his smooth baritone voice and his romantic ballads. He started his career as a violinist and later transitioned to singing in nightclubs before signing with 20th Century Fox in 1931 to appear in films. However, his film career was cut short due to a tragic incident in 1934 where he was fatally shot by a friend while showing off a new gun. His legacy continued after his death with posthumous hits like "You Call It Madness (But I Call It Love)" and "Prisoner of Love." He was also a pioneering force in the use of microphones in music recordings.

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Dedrick D. Gobert

Dedrick D. Gobert (November 25, 1971 Shreveport-November 19, 1994 Mira Loma) a.k.a. Dedrick Gobert or Dedrick Dwayne Fontenot was an American actor.

He was best known for his role as Dwayne 'Soul' Latimer in the popular TV series "The Steve Harvey Show" which aired from 1996 to 2002. Gobert also appeared in several movies such as "House Party 3" and "Soul Food". He had a promising career in the entertainment industry but tragically passed away at the age of 22 in a car accident in California. Despite his short career, he made a significant impact on the industry and will always be remembered for his talent and dedication to his craft.

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Steven Fromholz

Steven Fromholz (June 8, 1945 Temple-January 19, 2014 Eldorado) otherwise known as Fromholz, Steven or Steve Fromholz was an American singer and actor.

He was best known for his contributions to the outlaw country music genre in the 1970s, and was a prominent member of the Austin music scene. Fromholz also had a successful career as a songwriter, with his songs being recorded by Willie Nelson, Lyle Lovett, and John Denver among others. Aside from his music career, Fromholz also worked as a television and film actor, appearing in shows such as "Murder She Wrote" and "Nickelodeon" and the film "Roadie". He was also a dedicated conservationist, serving as a board member for the Wildlife Rescue and Rehabilitation center in Texas. Tragically, Fromholz was killed in a hunting accident in 2014, leaving behind a legacy as one of Texas' most beloved musicians and entertainers.

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