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10 Fallen Stars and Their Toxicology Reports


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Heath Ledger
A massage therapist discovered Heath Ledger's lifeless body.
A massage therapist discovered Heath Ledger's lifeless body.
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Date of Death: January 22, 2008

Age at Death: 28

Profession: Actor

Toxicology Details: Ledger died as the result of acute intoxication by the combined effects of oxycodone, hydrocodone, diazepam, temazepam, alprazolam and doxylamine.

Notes: A massage therapist who discovered a lifeless Heath Ledger in his Manhattan apartment made her first two calls to actress Mary-Kate Olsen (the residence owner) moments after finding the Australian-born actor. Only after those calls was 911 alerted to the situation.


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