Stuart Donnelly

 

 

Age: 29

 

Summary: Scottish pharmaceutical intern who had attracted media attention in 1997 at age 17 as Scotland's youngest lottery winner when he won just under 2 million pounds ($3.5 million) in Great Britain's lottery jackpot and spent nearly 600,000 pounds on new homes for his divorced parents, bought holiday homes in Thailand for his family, gave money to aunts and uncles and donated 15,000 pounds to a Glasgow hospital that treated his younger brother for a rare blood disorder, but who was increasingly unable to handle to strain of being a millionaire as well as the publicity that came with it and reportedly had lived in a reclusive life in a Scottish countryside village in the last recent years.

 

 

Cause of Death: Complications from diabetes

 

Born: 1980

 

Died: January 8, 2010

 

Location: Castle Douglas, Scotland