Famous faces who died from broken heart
George H.W. Bush (1924–2018) -
The former president survived his wife by around seven months, passing away on November 30, 2018.
Barbara Bush (1925–2018) -
Barbara Bush died on April 17, 2018, thus ending 73 years of marriage to George.
Albert, Prince Consort (1819–1861) -
The royal couple enjoyed just 21 years together before Albert died on December 14, 1861
Queen Victoria (1819–1901) -
Queen Victoria was devastated by her loss and while she would live another 40 years.
Queen Elizabeth II (1926–2022) -
The British monarch mourned the loss of her husband for 17 months before her own death on September 8, 2022.
James Callaghan (1912–2005) -
James Callaghan, long since retired from political life, died on 26, 2005, just 11 days after Audrey's death, and the day before his 93rd birthday.
Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh (1921–2021) -
Elizabeth and Philip were married for 75 years until his death on April 9, 2021.
Johnny Cash and June Carter Cash -
Country music legend Johnny Cash and June Carter Cash, herself a noted singer-songwriter, tied the knot on March 1, 1968.
Carrie Fisher (1956–2016) -
Reynolds had two children, Carrie and Todd Fisher. On December 23, 2016, Carrie Fisher became ill during a flight from London to Los Angeles.
June Carter Cash (1929–2003) -
The couple remained married for 35 years until June's death on May 15, 2003.
Elvis Presley and Vernon Presley -
Vernon Presley was the father of Elvis Presley. The two were very close: Elvis' mother, Gladys, had died in 1958.
Anne Nicole Smith (1967–2007) -
Following Marshall's death in 1995, Smith had begun a lengthy and highly publicized legal battle over a share of his estate.
Johnny Cash (1932–2003) -
On September 12, 2003, less than four months after his wife's death, the "Man in Black" also passed away, aged 71.