10 Child Stars Who Died Too Soon
Alex Blagg / May 28, 2010
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8. Carl Switzer. Better known as Alfalfa in the "Our Gang" franchise, Carl's financial troubles got out of hand once he left Hollywood. In 1959, Carl was fatally shot in the groin after he attempted to rough up someone who owed him money. He was 31.