Aimee Semple McPherson
Aimee Semple McPherson was one of the most well-known evangelists with one of the best known scandals as well. After it was discovered that she had an extramarital affair, McPherson faked her death in order to have a cover. Once it was discovered that she was alive, she attempted to say that she was kidnapped, however this could not be proved to be true. Additionally, her daughter Roberta Semple Salter sued her mother for slander and as a result was cut out of the will. Semple McPherson passed away after an accidental overdose.