Celebrity internet death hoaxes

Published On: Sep 18 2013 05:18:59 PM CDT   Updated On: Jun 08 2016 10:11:56 AM CDT

With a Twitter hacker tweeting fake reports that NFL commissioner Roger Goodell had died on Tuesday, take a look at some other internet pranks that "killed off" various celebrities.

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A parody website posted news of James Earl Jones' supposed demise in August 2015. The report was soon trending on social media despite the fact the then 84-year-old actor was still very much alive and well.

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