"Dimebag" Darrell Abbott

 

 

Age: 38

 

Summary: guitarist with the lightning-bolt-shaped guitar whose screaming solos for the popular Grammy-nominated band Pantera made him a heavy metal hero, and who had recently formed a new band Damageplan.

 

 

Cause of Death: Homicide by shooting

 

Born: August 20, 1966

 

Died: December 8, 2004

 

Location: Columbus, Ohio