HOLLYWOOD, CA - OCTOBER 24: A general view of the atmosphere at the ceremony posthumosly honoring John Denver with the 2,531st star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame on October 24, 2014 in Hollywood, California. (Photo by Alberto E. Rodriguez/Getty Images)

Today marks the 20th anniversary of John Denver’s plane crash that took his life off the California coast on Oct. 12th 1997. John Denver was flying solo in his airplane when he crashed. Hear the NTSB details below and click to see what other famous singers have died in plane crashes.


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