Michael Jackson’s death on June 25, 2009, from a physician-administered prescription-drug overdose not only shocked his fans, but his friends and family too. A look at celebrity prescription addiction deaths as well as the role of doctors in the cycle.
On August 5, 1962, Hollywood legend Marilyn Monroe, the original Candle in the Wind, died from an overdose of sleeping pills. Was it an accident, a suicide, or murder? The debate continues.