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Heath Ledger

Heath Ledger April 4, 1979 to Jan. 22, 2008 The Australian actor was found dead in his New York apartment by a masseuse who was let in by the housekeeper. Ledger first attracted attention in the U.S. as the star of the short-lived FOX drama "Roar," followed by break-out turns in the... Heath Ledger photo courtesy of Michael Goulding/Orange County Register