As the saying goes, love is blind, which means your feelings for someone can severely cloud your judgement when it comes to being able to discern whether that person is actually any good for you. While everyday women often fall for the okie doke when it comes to men who mean them no good, celebrity women aren’t immune to getting got by scammers and suspect individuals, as many high-profile ladies have shown in the past.
Check out our list of famous women who either married or dated men with a shady or criminal past and had to learn the hard way.
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When the daughter of hip-hop royalty, Angela Simmons, began dating and eventually had a child with her recently deceased ex-fiance Sutton Tennyson, eyebrows raised to say the least. Tennyson had a storied past criminal history that included drug charges, domestic violence cases and lawsuits before he was murdered at his home last month after an argument with an acquaintance.