All suicides are sad. There is nothing good about any person killing themselves. It does not matter if they did something wrong or crazy to drive them to take this action. Human life is valuable and killing is something that people should not be quick to do. The sad fact is that people constantly take their lives all the time and their social difference does not matter.
The following list of suicides are of stars that have killed themselves and are considered the saddest suicides ever. Their story is not much different than any other suicide case. That is why they are being used to represent the top 10 saddest suicides ever.
List of Top 10 Saddest Suicides Ever until in 2017
10. Kurt Cobain
Kurt Cobain was a leading member of Nirvana and though he was very successful he had a lot of inner turmoil. Cobain’s life is living proof that a person can still have a bad life, even if they are successful by the world’s standards. Cobain had a history of trying to commit suicide. Unfortunately, he never overcame this problem and could not make the wrong things right in his life. Many people who are successful in within their communities and personal lives also commit suicide as well. Success is not a guarantee for the perfect life.
9. Robin Williams
No one ever expected funny man Robin Williams to take his life. The veteran comedic actor did exactly this back in 2014. Williams might have been funny on the outside but on the inside, he was suffering from a bipolar disorder and serious depression. Williams lost really shocked so many people who were not lose to him. This is because they did not expect this top rated funny man to have problems on the inside.
Williams is a representation of a person who is funny and likable by many people but has a lot of problems on the inside that people are not even aware of. Hopefully, people who are in this type of situation can get help.
8. Don Cornelius
Don Cornelius has been around for many years. He was the creator of the hit dance show “Soul Train”. Cornelius was around for a very long time entertaining people and hosting his show. Toward the end of his life Cornelius had many medical issues that he did not want to live with. His medical condition got the best of him and he took his life to get away from the problem.
Many people who experience medical conditions also take their life. A lot of people would rather die than to live with a debilitating disease. However, there is help for people to who need assistance with dealing with medical issues and conditions.
7. Marilyn Monroe
Marilyn Monroe was the perfect Hollywood woman. She was iconic, beautiful and very sexy. However, she had a lot of problems that she was dealing with in her personal life. Monroe’s death was very tragic. Especially, since many people who were close to her believed that she was murdered and did not commit suicide. Monroe represents the life of a woman who is beautiful but has a lot of issues that she is dealing with inside of herself. Women who are in this position can learn to get help for their problems.
6. Gia Allemand
When Gia Allemand killed herself many people did not understand why. She took her own life at the age of 29. She was a former model and appeared on the Bachelor. This reality TV show diva was just getting her career started and she was even dating a professional basketball player at the time. Gia Allemand is the type of person that was beautiful and just about to become successful. Many women who have lives similar to her own should be aware of the pitfalls of immediate success and an elevation in status.
5. Dana Plato
Dana Plato was a huge star during the 1980’s. She played on the show Different Strokes with co-hosts Gary Coleman and Todd Bridges. After the successful show ended, Plato’s career took a dive. At one point she was implemented in a robbery. Plato eventually started a drug habit and her life was spiraling out of control. In 1999 she took her own life. Dana’s life should be a reminder that people should base their life on something more stable and permanent than fleeting success. This is one amongst the Top 10 Saddest Suicides Ever until 2017.
4. Chris Benoit
Chris Benoit was a former WWE wrestling champion who lost his mind and ended up killing his family and himself. No one knows why Benoit did these things. People that were close to Benoit claimed that the wrestler killed himself due to financial problems. He was also suffering from depression from his financial condition. His life should remind people that money is important but it is not worth dying over.
3. Simone Battle
Simone Battle took her life in 2014. This young lady was also trying to get her career up and going. She managed to do this for a while but ended up killing herself. She too also took her life because of financial issues. Once again, a person should be careful about their need for making money. While it is important a person should keep the right perspective about cash.
Simone Battle was too young and still had a good opportunity to make more money in the future. No one knows how the future will turn out in terms of their financial success. So, they should hold and just continue to keep working. Chances are they will have the money that they need to live productively.
2. Lucy Gordon
Lucy Gordon was a great actress that was on the rise before she passed away. She took her life in 2009. She was not a happy woman on the inside though she had everything she wanted on the outside. Gordon’s life was cut short because of her own inner personal struggles. Sometimes people have a lot to deal with and they cannot cope. Gordon was one of those individuals. Hopefully people who are in her situation can help to change their problems as well.
1. Lee Thompson Young
Lee Thompson Young was an up and coming star who took his own life in 2013. He appeared on Rizzoli & Isles for four years. His death was the result of bipolar disorder and depression. Still, people would have never thought he would take his own life. His life should be a reminder for people to closely watch loved ones and friends that have a mental health condition. While they can live a good and productive life people should ensure that they are living the best life possible; despite their condition.
These above are the Top 10 Saddest Suicides Ever until 2017. Once again, suicide is just wrong. It usually is the result of a person not believing that there is no more hope in life. Hopefully, people who are now considering suicide will find a reason to live and to make the most of the life they have been given.