Many young actors, which had such iconic roles and impacted our lives, were taken away too soon. They lost their lives due to overdoses, medical fatalities, suicide or by the hands of others. Each one of them could be a top star today if only they had lived longer. This is a short list of child actors gone too soon.
The “Savannah Smiles” star died in 1997 at the age of 21 from a drug overdose.