Rachel Joy Scott

Birthday August 5, 1981

Birth Sign Leo

Birthplace Colorado

DEATH DATE Apr 20, 1999 (17)

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Numerology: 5


The first of thirteen victims of the 1999 mass shooting at Columbine High School in Colorado.

Before Fame

An aspiring actress, she had starred in a school play just weeks before her murder.


Her death inspired a teen violence prevention program called Rachel's Challenge. The movie I'm Not Ashamed was based on her journals.

Family Life

She was one of five children born to Beth Nimmo and Darrell Scott.

Associated With

Michael Moore's award-winning 2002 film Bowling for Columbine addressed the tragic events at the high school.