Fame is undoubtedly a fickle friend and one needs to be really careful while handling all the popularity and stardom. When the stardom is not handled the right way some people choose to take their own lives as they believe it is the easy way out. The harsh reality remains that their absence is always felt. Here is the list of Top 10 Celebrities Who Committed Suicide due to various reasons (in Hollywood and Bollywood) and made us all extremely sad and shocked.
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10. Marilyn Monroe
That one beautiful Hollywood actress whose famous quotes are still embedded on our minds and have become one of the most trending things on social media took her own life. It is remarkably shocking to know that someone so gorgeous, talented and famous would do such a thing but this is what Marilyn Monroe chose for herself. She was married twice and had multiple affairs (she is even rumored to be romantically linked with the US president Kennedy). Marilyn Monroe took her life by an over dose of a particular drug and ever since then, her suicide has become one of the most controversial issues of Hollywood.
9. Parveen Bibi
Parveen Babi is said to be one of the most beautiful women that the Indian film industry has produced. She was famous for her extremely cute features, bold acting skills and gorgeous hair. However, the actress faced troubles in her personal life owing to the fact that she fell in love with married men multiple times, making her extremely heart broken and even a patient of schizophrenia. She ultimately took her own life in her Mumbai apartment in the year 2005. The cause of her death was that she had starved herself to death. She was also a patient of diabetes for a long time too.
8. Kurt Cobain
He is that one singer and musician who was loved by fans like anything. kurt Cobain had produced amazing music which is why fans all around the globe were devastated to hear about the sad news of his suicide. It was common knowledge that Kurt Cobain was a serious drug addict as he was unable to deal with all the fame and had some issues with his wife the suicide was a big shock to the world. He had shot himself to death and was in a drug overdose condition too when his body was found. Despite the fact that he had tried rehab, he lost his battle to depression ultimately in the year 1994.
7. Divya Bharti
One of the most shocking and mysterious deaths ever in the careers of celebrities is Divya Bharti’s suicide. The reason is that the cause of her death still remains unknown and a matter of controversy. She fell from the window of her flat from the fifth story but it is still unknown whether it was murder or suicide. She was only 19 at that time and was at the peak of her career. She was known for her cute facial expressions and great acting skills. People loved her for the vibrancy she brought on the screen with her appearance.
6. Amy Winehouse
Amy Winehouse is one of the most famous names in the world of music worldwide. Her deep British accent in her songs made her one of the most top ranked singers in the music industry of Hollywood. Amy Winehouse had been struggling with alcohol over dose for quite some time and she also had Bulimia. Owing to all these factors she ultimately took her life be alcohol poisoning which is said to be an accidental suicide rather than one purposely done. She took her life in the year 2011 and many say it was because of the struggle she had with herself in her personal life.
5. Jiah Khan
The young actress who literally took everyone by storm through her bold and powerful performances in Ghajni and Nishabd left everyone equally shocked and saddened at the news of her suicide. She was only 25 when she hung herself to her bedroom’s ceiling fan. She was said to have been going through a chaotic relationship with Suraj Pancholi, who happened to be her boyfriend. She was also sad about the fact that had not been able to grasp any more powerful roles in Bollywood in the last few years.
4. Philip Seymour Hoffman
Another one of the most recent and shocking suicides that took everyone by shock was Phillip Seymour Hoffman’s. Hoffman was a highly talented and professional film actor. His role in Charlie Wilson’s War was that one role that hardly anyone who has watched the movie can forget. He suffered from drug addiction and even went to rehab to get better but ultimately lost his battle to drug overdose in the year 2014.
3. Whitney Houston
This record breaking talented singer had produced a number of records that are actually hard to get out of your heart. Whitney Houston was also found dead in her hotel room where she had drowned in the bath tub. It is still a matter of speculation as to whether she did it on purpose (as she was a heavy drug addict and was under the drug’s effect when she was found dead) or it was an accident. The drug addiction she had was mainly due to the bad relationship with her husband Bobby Brown.
2. Tony Scott
There is hardly anyone who had not fallen in love with the Hollywood movie Top Gun. Which is one of the reasons why Tony Scott’s Suicide, who happens to be the director of the movie came as a serious blow to his fans. Tony Scott took his life by jumping from a bridge in San Pedro California. It is also said that he was diagnosed with cancer which is why he took his life but his family completely negates this information.
1. Robbin Williams
One man who had been making us laugh for so many years suddenly made us the saddest when we all heard about his sad suicide. Robbin Williams had been suffering from acute depression but he never failed to make the audience smile. He was also suffering from Parkinson’s disease along with being seriously alcoholic. He took his life in the year 2014 and fans have not recovered ever since.