Megan Leigh

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Megan Leigh
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Born Michelle Marie Schei[1]
(1964-03-02)March 2, 1964[1]
Castro Valley, California, United States[1]
Died June 16, 1990(1990-06-16) (aged 26) (self-inflicted gunshot wound[2])[3]
Solano County, California, United States
Nationality American
Other names Caroline Chambers, Heather Newman, Caitlyn Lewiss
Ethnicity Caucasian
No. of adult films 147 (per IAFD)[4]

Megan Leigh (March 2, 1964 – June 16, 1990) was an American stripteaser and star of adult videos.[1]

Early life[edit]

Leigh (née Michelle Marie Schei) was born in California.[1] She ran away from home for the first time at age 14[citation needed]; by age 16, she was working at a Guam massage parlor.[3]

Death[edit]

Leigh's body was discovered on June 16, 1990[5] at her home in Solano County, California. The 26-year-old had died of a self-inflicted gunshot wound to the head.[2][3] According to former porn performer and message board contributor Brandy Alexandre, an autopsy discovered a lethal dose of Valium in Leigh's system.[citation needed]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c d e Nine and a Half Years Behind the Green Door. Mill City Press. 2007. pp. 30–31 & 189. ISBN 978-1-934248-62-1. Retrieved 25 September 2014. 
  2. ^ a b John Johnson (1994-07-16). "Porn Star Puts an End to Her Life in the Fast Lane". Los Angeles Times. Retrieved 2014-09-25. 
  3. ^ a b c Gerrie Lim (1 April 2011). Singapore Rebel: Searching for Annabel Chong. Monsoon Books. pp. 174–175. ISBN 978-981-4358-14-9. Retrieved 25 September 2014. 
  4. ^ "Personal Biography — Megan Leigh". IAFD.com. Retrieved 2009-07-30. 
  5. ^ "Megan Leigh Porn Star". Excaliburfilms.com. Retrieved 2008-01-08. 

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Further reading[edit]

  • Matsuo, Alex (25 June 2014). "10 Adult Entertainers Who Died Tragically Young". TheRichest.