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What Drove Music Legend Phil Spector To Fatally Shoot An Actress In His Castle-Style Mansion

Phil Spector was a world-renowned music producer who became a self-made millionaire by age 21. Among his many successes, he produced music for The Ronettes, Ike and Tina Turner, and George Harrison and John Lennon’s solo albums. Spector was the man behind hits like “Da Doo Ron Ron.” He was inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in 1989.

He was equally known for the murder of actress Lana Clarkson on February 3, 2003. She was fatally shot inside Spector’s 35-room mansion, known as the “Pyrenees Castle,” in Alhambra, California. Clarkson, age 40 at her death, had small roles in iconic ’80s films like “Fast Times at Ridgemont High” and “Scarface.” She also made appearances on television shows like “Three’s Company,” “The Jeffersons,” “Who’s the Boss?” and “Knight Rider.” She was working as a hostess at the House of Blues in Los Angeles when she was killed. She was

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