Show Business Homicides: An Encyclopedia, 1908-2009

Show Business Homicides: An Encyclopedia, 1908-2009

David K. Frasier


A significant other quantity to the author's Suicide within the leisure undefined: An Encyclopedia of 840 20th Century instances (2002), this reference paintings chronicles 298 instances of what might be largely outlined as "celebrity" homicides from the early 20th century onward. situations are drawn from the geographical regions of movie, theatre, tune, dance and different leisure fields. In each one example, the individual was once both the particular or suspected culprit or the sufferer of a murder.
integrated are entries on such recognized personalities as movie comic Roscoe "Fatty" Arbuckle, actress Sharon Tate, tune manufacturer Phil Spector, rap artist infamous B.I.G., and big name Michael Jackson. each one access covers the crime, its felony disposition, and the subject's own historical past, comprehensively documented with notes and a separate bibliography.

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