In her mid-nineties, Queen Elizabeth II has been often misidentified as having passed away.

At the age of 80, legendary singer Dionne Warwick made her Twitter debut and became an overnight hit.

Following the death of soccer legend Maradona on November 26, 2020, a lot of people became confused and believed Madonna had died.

Eastwood, Clint In 2019, speculations that Eastwood had passed away from a heart attack spread like wildfire.

Britney Spears and Justin Timberlake In 2001, two Dallas DJs who were ostensibly only pulling a nasty prank on the public stated that Britney and JT had passed away.

Barack Obama The Fox News Twitter account was hacked in July 2011, and the hackers tweeted that Obama had been killed.

Tech N9ne After news outlets mistook him with battle rapper Tech 9, who passed away on March 25, 2019, Tech N9ne had to make a public statement to clarify that he was still alive.

Avril Lavigne There were claims that Avril Lavigne had committed suicide in 2003.