The world is a very weird place and everyday people come up with different theories about almost everything that exists… or doesn’t exist in the world! Fan theories about celebrities’ lives do the round everyday, but the catch is that it is not just their lives, but also their deaths. Some people believe that celebrities fake their death to escape fame and get away from the hustle bustle of the stardom. Here is a list of 5 celebrities that allegedly faked their death and are still alive!


Elvis died of a cardiac arrhythmia at his home Graceland, in Memphis on August 16, 1977, aged 42. However, reports claim that he has been sighted in Kalamazoo and Michigan. Not only that, but people also claim that the dead body in Elvis’s coffin was actually a wax statue. Best selling books written on his life contain startling revelations, which propose that the nurse who first saw the rock star’s dead body exclaimed at the first sight that it wasn’t Elvis.



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Netaji, who allegedly died in a plane crash on August 18th, 1945, in Taiwan lived as well as died with an aura of mystery surrounding him. People claim that he faked his death and took too the soviet for asylum. Where as one other theory, which surfaced in recent times, also claims that he returned to India and lead the life of a ‘saadhu’ . Though, out of the three commissions which were set up by different governments to investigate the same, two claim that the freedom fighter died in the plane crash and that was the end of it.




Amelia Earhart was the first aviatrix to fly solo across the Atlantic Ocean, however that is not the only thing that she is known for. Mystery surrounding her sudden disappearance over the pacific, has given fire to rumors about her still being alive. While some claim that she eloped with her navigator, some also claim that she was a spy and got captured the Japanese for the same. If that’s’ not enough, well, there are theories which suggest alien abduction too!




This lead singer of the famous NIRVANA band allegedly died by shooting himself. While some also claim that it was not a suicide, but a murder, there are also those who claim that it was none of them. He just faked his death to escape the stressful life of a rock star that he was. He was cremated and not buried, which was supposedly because there was no real body and the only picture, which surfaced post his death, did not show the face. Allegedly, no one spotted him running away from rehab on the day of his death, because they were onto it as well!

Kurt Cobain of Nirvana during the taping of MTV Unplugged at Sony Studios in New York City, 11/18/93. Photo by Frank Micelotta. *** Special Rates Apply *** Call for Rates ***



The queen of mystery did not fail to disappoint her fans even after her death. The author of 66 detective novels disappeared for 11 days in the year 1926, allegations following her disappearance claimed that committed suicide or was possessed by a demon. Sir Arthur Conan Dyle even used his paranormal spirits to talk to her ‘soul’. However, the author was found alive a few days later in circumstances that were impossible for everybody to explain.




Nobody knows the actual truth about what happened; however, everybody would want their favorite celebrities to come back to life!