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.

#6 Rufus Wainwright

Rufus was actually attacked, robbed, and then raped when he was just 14 years old and was in Hyde Park. He was actually in fear of his life, so ended up pretending he was having a seizure in order to get them to stop, which was a trick that did indeed work.

Rufus Wainwright-12 Celebrities You Didn't Know Are Rape Victims