4. Marvin Gaye: The Mercy, Mercy Me singer — living in his parents house at the time because he was depressed and suicidal — was fatally shot by his own father in 1984 after an argument over misplaced documents. Gaye’s father had reportedly been beaten by the singer prior to the shooting, and received five years of probation after pleading guilty to manslaughter charges. 6. Phil Hartman: The witty Canadian comic of Saturday Night Live fame was fatally shot at 49 by his wife Brynn in 1998 at their Encino, California home. She later turned the gun on herself.
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