Hollywood Death Locations.

Take your own self-guided tour of some of Los Angeles' most famous celebrity death locations.

This is a location guide to Hollywood's most infamous celebrity death locations.

These are the places where stars overdosed, committed suicide, died in accidents, or were murdered.

Although many of these addresses are in and around Hollywood, we've also included locations from the wider Los Angeles area.

Each guide contains background information, directions, and a direct link to Google Maps. You can also use our map feature to visualize where each place is.

The house where actor Hervé Villechaize committed suicide.

Los Angeles, California, United States

On September 4th, 1993, Fantasy Island actor Hervé Villechaize committed suicide at this house in the North Hollywood neighborhood of Los Angeles.

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The apartment where actor Brad Renfro died from an overdose.

Los Angeles, California, United States

On January 15th, 2008, actor Brad Renfro was found dead at this apartment in the Mid-Wilshire neighborhood of Los Angeles.

An autopsy confirmed that the 25-year-old had died from a heroin overdose.

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The house that actress Anne Heche crashed into.

Los Angeles, California, United States

On August 5th, 2022, actress Anne Heche crashed into this house in the Mar Vista neighborhood of Los Angeles.

The 52-year-old was pronounced brain dead six days later.

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The hotel where Janis Joplin died.

Los Angeles, California, United States

On October 4th, 1970, singer Janis Joplin was found dead at this hotel on Franklin Avenue in the Hollywood neighborhood of Los Angeles, California.

A medical autopsy revealed that she had died from a heroin overdose.

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The nightclub where actor River Phoenix died.

West Hollywood, California, United States

In the early hours of October 31st, 1993, actor River Phoenix overdosed and collapsed outside of this nightclub in West Hollywood.

Shortly afterwards, he was pronounced dead at the age of 23.

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Phil Hartman's house.

Encino, California, United States

In May of 1998, actor and comedian Phil Hartman was murdered by his wife while he was sleeping at this house on Encino Avenue.

A few hours later, his wife lay down on the bed beside him and committed suicide.

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The house where child actress Judith Barsi was murdered.

Los Angeles, California, United States

In July of 1988, American child actress Judith Barsi was shot dead by her abusive father at this house in Canoga Park, Los Angeles.

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The apartment where Jonathan Brandis committed suicide.

Los Angeles, California, United States

In November of 2004, former teen actor Jonathan Brandis committed suicide at his apartment building on South Detroit Street in Los Angeles, California.

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The motel where Soul singer Sam Cooke was killed.

Los Angeles, California, United States

In December of 1964, Soul singer Sam Cooke was shot dead at this location in the Vermont Vista neighborhood of South Los Angeles.

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The parking lot where Nipsey Hussle was shot dead.

Los Angeles, California, United States

This is the parking lot where 33-year-old rap star Nipsey Hussle was shot dead in March of 2019.

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The location where Paul Walker died in a car crash.

Santa Clarita, California, United States

In November of 2013, Hollywood actor Paul Walker and his friend Roger Rodas died in a car crash at this location on Hercules Street in Santa Clarita, California.

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The house where Mac Miller died.

Studio City, California, United States

In September of 2018, rap star Mac Miller died from an overdose at this house in Studio City in Los Angeles. He was only 26 years old.

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The intersection where the Notorious B.I.G. was shot dead.

Los Angeles, California, United States

In the early hours of March 9th, 1997, rap star Biggie Smalls was shot dead at this intersection in Los Angeles, California.

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The apartment where wrestler Chyna died.

Redondo Beach, California, United States

On April 20th, 2016, wrestling legend Chyna was found dead at this apartment building in Redondo Beach, California. According to an autopsy report, the 46-year-old died from an accidental overdose of alcohol and prescription medication.

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The house where actor Michael Jace shot his wife.

Los Angeles, California, United States

In 2014, actor Michael Jace fatally shot his wife at this house in the Park Mesa Heights neighborhood of Los Angeles, California.

Two years later, he was found guilty of second-degree murder and sentenced to 40 years to life in prison.

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Chester Bennington's house.

Palos Verdes Estates, California, United States

In the early hours of July 20th, 2017, Linkin Park vocalist Chester Bennington committed suicide at this house in the Palos Verdes Estates neighborhood of Los Angeles, California.

He was 41 years old.

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