Which celebrity was shot and killed by his own father?
Marvin Gaye helped to shape the sound of Motown Records in the 1960s and 1970s with a string of hits, including "Let's Get It On," "Sexual Healing" and "I Heard it Through the Grapevine." On this day in 1984, Marvin Gaye was shot and killed by his own father after he intervened in an argument between his parents. His father claimed he acted in self-defense but would later be convicted of involuntary manslaughter. Gaye died one day short of his 45th birthday. Three years after his death, Gaye was inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame.
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