Korean stars who took their very own lives

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A few of life’s pressures and difficulties, together with private and psychological well being issues amongst different issues, could have turn out to be overwhelming to the purpose celebrities determine to finish their lives.

Listed below are among the Korean stars who died of suicide over time.

Daul Kim

On the peak of her profession, Korean supermodel Daul Kim was a well-known face on the catwalks of Europe. She modelled for Karl Lagerfeld, Vivienne Westwood, Chanel, Alexander McQueen and Christopher Kane. In addition to the catwalk, she was additionally featured in a number of magazines similar to British Vogue, i-D in addition to Dazed & Confused. On the age of 20, the supermodel determined to finish her personal life, and she or he hanged herself in her Paris residence in November 2009.

It’s mentioned that the supermodel went by way of loneliness, insomnia, and melancholy in addition to affected by the stress of the style trade.

Kim Jonghyun

Kim Jonghyun from the Korean boy group Shinee was a South Korean singer-songwriter and amongst one of many multi-talented stars, file producer, radio host and writer. Because the lead vocalist of Shinee, he was energetic within the group for 9 years. Jonghyun started his profession on the tender age of 15 when he was scouted by SM Leisure. All through his musical profession, he was accountable for the profitable launch of a number of albums in addition to sold-out concert events.

Nevertheless, not all is rosy for the troubled star. On December 2017, Jonghyun rented an residence in Cheongdam-dong, Seoul for 2 days. He ended his life with carbon monoxide poisoning. Jonghyun was believed to have suffered from melancholy.


Actress and singer Sulli was a former member of the group f(x). On the age of 25, she died of suicide and was discovered by her supervisor at dwelling. Sulli began her profession as a toddler actress, starring as a supporting solid member in Ballad of Seodong. She then appeared in Love Wants a Miracle, Drama Metropolis and Trip in addition to different roles. Sulli joined f(x) in 2009 after signing a file take care of SM Leisure. As a gaggle, f(x) produced 4 Korean number-one singles, and so they had been the primary Ok-pop group to carry out at SXSW.

The star was mentioned to have suffered from melancholy attributable to cyberbullying. It was reported that Sulli had requested SM Leisure to take motion towards the malicious feedback and cyberbullying.

Goo Hara

Generally known as one among Sulli’s mates, Goo Hara was a South Korean singer and actress. Hara was a part of the woman group Kara and has starred in TV dramas similar to Metropolis Hunter. The star continued her solo profession with KeyEast after Kara disbanded in 2016. In 2018, she was concerned in a authorized case with former boyfriend Choi Jong-Bum who assaulted Hara and threatened to launch their intercourse video. On Nov 24, 2019, Goo Hara ended her life.

Yoo Joo Eun

On Aug 29, 2022, Korean actress Yoo Joo Eun allegedly died of suicide on the age of 27. It was reported by Korean media that it’s a possible suicide with a suspicion of foul play. Yoo’s elder brother introduced her loss of life on Instagram. The star left a farewell letter to her brother the place she mentioned sorry and confirmed her appreciation to him for being supportive of her. Within the letter, she mentioned that she couldn’t proceed residing and that she was not unhappy in any respect however felt ‘resolute and calm’.

“I all the time wished to do appearing,” she wrote.

“Perhaps it was all the pieces to me or only a small a part of me. Nevertheless it turned out that pursuing a profession was very tough.

“I didn’t wish to do anything and it was excruciating. I realised having a dream is a blessing and a curse on the identical time.”

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