11. Louis Le Prince. Disappeared from a train on his way back to Paris. His body, nor his suitcase, were ever found. His suitcase is thought to have contained plans for the first movie camera which he was weeks away from exhibiting. Many believe that his death was linked to Thomas Edison, who later tried to monopolize the industry with a gangster-like hold that almost killed cinema.
12. Singer Elliot smith supposedly committed suicide by stabbing himself in the heart with a kitchen knife after an argument with his girlfriend, Jennifer Chiba. His girlfriend was supposedly in the bathroom at the time of the incident. His friends say he was in good spirits and about to release what would be his final album. The coroners report said it could potentially have been homicide, he was stabbed twice and there were none of the hesitation wounds that are common with this type of suicide. His girlfriend removed the knife and did not cooperate with the investigation. It’s a situation where the facts could look the same whether it was suicide or murder.