We remember 'Clueless' actress Brittany Murphy who would have been 38 today

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Brittany Murphy was a young actress gone way before her time.

The "Uptown Girls" actress would have turned 38 today. The actress who was known for roles in movies like "Clueless," "Riding in Cars with Boys" and "8 Mile" passed away unexpectedly on December 20, 2009 from a combination pneumonia, anemia, and prescription and over-the-counter drugs.

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When she passed in 2009, celebs from Ashton Kutcher to Lindsay Lohan took to social media to remember the late star.



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Brittany Murphy was clearly a beloved actress. Check out some of our pics for her best roles!

1.) Clueless



2.) Uptown Girls



3.) Riding in Cars with Boys



Check out some great pictures of Brittany Murphy in the gallery below!

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We remember 'Clueless' actress Brittany Murphy who would have been 38 today
Brittany Murphy takes a break from the heat on the set of her new film, "Molly Gunn". (NYC) (Star Max via AP Images)
Brittany Murphy (Photo by Randall Michelson/WireImage)
Actress Brittany Murphy attends the Eighth Annual Vanity Fair Oscar Party on March 25, 2001 at Morton's Restaurant in West Hollywood, California. (Photo by Ron Galella, Ltd./WireImage)
Brittany Murphy at the MTV Music Video Awards. (NYC) (Star Max via AP Images)
Brittany Murphy at the 2002 MTV Movie Awards. (CA) (Star Max via AP Images)
Ashton Kutcher and Brittany Murphy at VH1's, "Big in 2002" Awards. (Los Angeles, CA) (Star Max via AP Images)
Brittany Murphy, cast member of the film "8 Mile," arrives to a screening of the film Wednesday, Nov. 6, 2002, in Los Angeles. (AP Photo/Kevork Djansezian)
Brittany Murphy and Dakota Fanning at the 2003 Teen Choice Awards. (Hollywood, CA) (Star Max via AP Images)
Brittany Murphy at the Los Angeles premiere of "Uptown Girls". (Hollywood, CA) (Star Max via AP Images)
Brittany Murphy at the premiere of "8 Mile". (Westwood, CA) (Star Max via AP Images)
Brittany Murphy at the 2003 IFP, Independent Spirit Awards. (Santa Monica, CA) (Star Max via AP Images)
Brittany Murphy laughs after giving her manager and fiance, Jeff Kwatinetz, a kiss on the red carpet as they arrive for the 61st Annual Golden Globe Awards on Sunday, Jan. 25, 2004, in Beverly Hills, Calif. (AP Photo/Kevork Djansezian)
Brittany Murphy at the 13th Annual MTV Movie Awards. (Culver City, CA) (Star Max via AP Images)
 Brittany Murphy at "Mercedes-Benz Presents The 16th Annual Carousel of Hope Benefitting the Barbara Davis Center For Childhood Diabetes". (Beverly Hills, CA) (Star Max via AP Images)
Actress Brittany Murphy performs an introduction for Vanguard Award recipient Liza Minnelli during the 16th Annual GLAAD Media Awards at the Kodak Theater in Los Angeles, Saturday, April 30, 2005. (AP Photo/Chris Pizzello)
American actress Brittany Murphy, left, and Jessica Alba pose for photographers during a photo call for "Sin City" directed by American directors Robert Rodriguez and Frank Miller, shown in competition, at the 58th international Cannes film festival, southern France, Wednesday, May 18, 2005. (AP Photo/Lionel Cironneau)
U.S. actress Brittany Murphy arrives for the Cinema Against AIDS 2005 charity event of the American Foundation for AIDS Research (amFAR), in Mougins near Cannes, southern France, Thursday, May 19, 2005. The 58th International Film Festival will end in Cannes Saturday. (AP Photo/Michel Euler)
Brittany Murphy is photographed backstage at the 2006 Teen Choice Awards in Universal City, Calif., on Sunday, Aug. 20, 2006. (AP Photo/Chris Pizzello)
Brittany Murphy, a cast member in the film "The Dead Girl," poses at the premiere of the film at the AFI Film Fest 2006 in Los Angeles, Tuesday, Nov. 7, 2006. (AP Photo/Chris Pizzello)
Actress Brittany Murphy, who provides voice work for the animated film "Happy Feet," poses at the premiere of the film at Grauman's Chinese Theatre in Los Angeles, Sunday, Nov. 12, 2006. (AP Photo/Chris Pizzello)
Actress Brittany Murphy reacts as she is interviewed while arriving for a cocktail party celebrating the opening of the Carolina Herrera Los Angeles Boutique Monday, Nov. 13, 2006, in Los Angeles. (AP Photo/Danny Moloshok)
Actress Brittany Murphy, right, and husband, writer Simon Monjack, left, at the BAFTA/LA Cunard Britannia Awards in Los Angeles on Thursday, Nov. 1, 2007. (AP Photo/Dan Steinberg)
Brittany Murphy arrives at the Motorola 9th annual anniversary party in Los Angeles on Thursday, Nov. 8, 2007. (AP Photo/ Matt Sayles)
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