Charlie Sheen of Two and a Half Men is no stranger to trouble. He has a long, long history of bad behavior, alcohol and drug abuse and domestic violence. We’re talking a life that includes almost dying from an OD, shooting his girlfriend in the arm and going to rehab again, again and again. Check out this insane Charlie Sheen timeline that all leads up to his current problems of racist rants and having his show – Two and a Half Men – cancelled.
His troubles started when he was quite young. Just a few weeks before he was to graduate, Charlie Sheen was expelled from the school for poor grades and bad attendance.
In 1990, Sheen accidentally shot his then-fiancee Kelly Preston (now Mrs. John Travolta) right in the arm, after that she wisely broke up with him.
1990-1992 dated porn star Ginger Lynn. After her he dated porn star Heather Hunter.
1995 – Was named as one of the regulars using the services of the infamous madame Heidi Fleiss. He was called to be a witness in her trial and admitted he had spent about $50,000 on the services of about 27 of Heidi’s girls.
1996 – He was arrested for allegedly assaulting a woman at his home.
1997- His ex-girlfriend Brittany Ashland filed charges saying that he physically abused her. He was charged with misdemeanor battery and pleased no contest.
1998 – When he tried to shoot up cocaine, he accidently overdosed and almost died. This violated his parole and he was issued a warrant for his arrest. He put himself into rehab but left after one day. He was pulled over by the police for using medications and drinking. He then put himself back into rehab.
1990 – His family pulled a intervention and he went to rehab again, promising to stay sober for a year. The day after it was a year he went to Nicolas Cage’s house to get his drink on.
2005 – Then wife Denise Richards filed for divorce (while 6 months pregnant with their second child) saying he abused drugs and alcohol and has violently threathened her. S
2009 – Charlie Sheen was arrested for domestic violence after a fight with wife Brooke Mueller. He was charged with third degree assault, felony menacing and criminal mischief. “sentenced to 30 days in a rehabilitation center, 30 days of probation, and 36 hours of anger management” and he can’t legally possess a gun for the rest of his life.
Feb. 2010 – He entered rehab.
October 2010 – Police came to the Plaza Hotel where he had trashed his room causing $7000 in damages and had gotten into a fight with a “lady friend” aka call girl who was trapped naked in his room. It was found he had been very drunk and was using cocaine.
November 2010 – He filed for divorce from wife Brooke Mueller.
Jan 2010 – While partying, Charlie suffered from “severe abdominal pains” and was taken to the hospital by ambulance.
Jan 2010 – He started rehab again – but this time in comfort of his own home.