12 Celebrities You Didn't Know Are Rape Victims

Saturday, Jul 2, 2022, 8:22 am
By:Tony Williams

Rape is a horrible crime. Many countries are striving to regulate it. Although the United States is one the most educated countries in the world, the nation still witnesses approximately 200,000 rapes or sexual assaults a year. The problem is worse in the African countries. According to South African police, a woman is raped every 36 seconds. Many people think that rape is a sexual assault carried out by a stranger. This assumption is, in fact, incorrect. Crime statistics show that the majority of the rape victims were abused by someone they already knew. Unfortunately, some of our celebrities are rape survivors too. Read the stories of the 12 celebrities (male and female) who were sexually assaulted during their younger years.

#10 Kelly McGillis

Kelly McGillis is a top 80s actress who was noted for playing lead roles in the movies like Witness (1985) and Top Gun (1986). She was one of the most beautiful actresses of the yesteryear. In 1982, two teenagers broke into her apartment with knives and raped her. One of the two boys was just 15 years old. Kelly couldn't get over the rape incident for a very long time. She said she used to drink every night to forget the assault, and became an alcoholic in the process. The incident made her gradually move away from Hollywood.

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